Baylor vs. Wisconsin Pick

College Basketball Predictions: Baylor vs. Wisconsin 11/20/17

One of the most intriguing games in college basketball tonight has No. 25 Baylor facing Wisconsin in the Hall of Fame Classic at 9:30PM ET.

According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Wisconsin is listed as the slim favorite in this game, as the Badgers are getting odds of -1 point against Baylor. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 138.5 points. Tonight’s game takes place from the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri and will air live on ESPN2.

Baylor is off to a 3-0 start to the season, winning all three games by at least 17 points. However, none of the games were lined due to the level of the opponents. The Bears are scoring 85 points per game while allowing 57.7 per contest. Manu Lecomte is leading the team with 20.7 points per game right now while Jo Lual-Acuil Jr. is posting 12 points and 10.3 rebounds per contest.

Wisconsin is coming off an 80-70 loss to Xavier at home to fall to 2-1 on the season. The Badgers are also 1-1 against the spread. Wisconsin is putting up 81.3 points per game this season while allowing just 63.7 per contest. The Badgers are being led by Ethan Happ, who is averaging 17.7 points and 8.7 rebounds per game. Both Brevin Pritzl and D’Mitrik Trice are adding 12 points per game.

Bet on Baylor vs. Wisconsin

These two last met in 2014 with Wisconsin winning by 17 as a 4-point favorite. The Badgers are coming off a loss at home to Xavier, but I think that game will be a learning experience for Wisconsin. Baylor has yet to face anyone to force them to break a sweat. I think today will be its first test and that can be hard for a team to deal with. Wisconsin is 10-2 against the spread in its last 12 against the Big 12 and 4-1-1 in its last 6 at a neutral site. The public betting is split for this game, but I am going to side with Wisconsin and its ability to grind out wins.

CBB DAILY PREDICTION: WISCONSIN -1

Need More winners against the spread? Get $60 worth of FREE premium member picks. Instant Access here.

Loading...

College Basketball Predictions

Thumbnail Baylor vs. Gonzaga Betting Prediction Baylor and Gonzaga will put it all on the line Monday night at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis when they play the Men’s Basketball Championship at 9:20 p.m. ET....
Thumbnail UCLA vs. Gonzaga Final Four Prediction The UCLA Bruins are the Cinderella of the NCAA Tournament this season but they face their biggest test to date when they take on the Gonzaga Bulldogs at 8:34...
Thumbnail Houston vs. Baylor Final Four Prediction The Final Four tips off at 5:14 p.m. ET when two-seed Houston squares off against one-seed Baylor, which is a 5-point favorite. Will the Cougars cover as the...
Thumbnail UCLA vs. Michigan Elite Eight Prediction There’s one more ticket available for this year’s Final Four and it’ll go to either UCLA or Michigan, which play on Tuesday night at 9:57 p.m. ET on TBS....
Thumbnail USC vs. Gonzaga Elite Eight Prediction The Elite Eight continues on Tuesday night when USC takes on Gonzaga at 7:15 p.m. ET. The total for tonight’s game dropped from 155 down to 153, but is the...

NCAAB Headlines