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Top 25 College Basketball Picks & Predictions Today - March 9

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Top 25 College Basketball Picks & Predictions Today - March 9

The men's college basketball slate on Saturday includes 16 games involving Top 25 teams in the AP Poll, with No. 1 Houston taking on No. 14 Kansas at 4:00 PM ET being one of the day's more intriguing matchups. Continue reading for picks and predictions for each contest.

To get an edge ahead of today's college basketball, read our betting preview below.

Alabama vs. Arkansas

  • Matchup: Arkansas Razorbacks at No. 16 Alabama Crimson Tide
  • Projected Winner: Alabama (93.77% win probability)
  • Spread: Alabama (-15.5)
  • Time: 12:00 PM ET
  • Date: March 9
  • TV Channel: ESPN

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Kansas State vs. Iowa State

  • Matchup: No. 6 Iowa State Cyclones at Kansas State Wildcats
  • Projected Winner: Iowa State (60.43% win probability)
  • Spread: Iowa State (-4.5)
  • Time: 2:00 PM ET
  • Date: March 9
  • TV Channel: ESPN2

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Villanova vs. Creighton

  • Matchup: No. 10 Creighton Bluejays at Villanova Wildcats
  • Projected Winner: Villanova (55.04% win probability)
  • Spread: Creighton (-1.5)
  • Time: 2:30 PM ET
  • Date: March 9
  • TV Channel: FOX

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Mississippi State vs. South Carolina

  • Matchup: No. 17 South Carolina Gamecocks at Mississippi State Bulldogs
  • Projected Winner: Mississippi State (68.50% win probability)
  • Spread: Mississippi State (-5.5)
  • Time: 2:30 PM ET
  • Date: March 9
  • TV Channel: SEC Network

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Tulsa vs. South Florida

  • Matchup: No. 24 South Florida Bulls at Tulsa Golden Hurricane
  • Projected Winner: South Florida (73.68% win probability)
  • Spread: South Florida (-5.5)
  • Time: 3:00 PM ET
  • Date: March 9
  • TV Channel: ESPN+

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Houston vs. Kansas

  • Matchup: No. 14 Kansas Jayhawks at No. 1 Houston Cougars
  • Projected Winner: Houston (76.44% win probability)
  • Spread: Houston (-7.5)
  • Time: 4:00 PM ET
  • Date: March 9
  • TV Channel: ESPN

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Tennessee vs. Kentucky

  • Matchup: No. 15 Kentucky Wildcats at No. 4 Tennessee Volunteers
  • Projected Winner: Tennessee (76.75% win probability)
  • Spread: Tennessee (-8.5)
  • Time: 4:15 PM ET
  • Date: March 9
  • TV Channel: CBS

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Xavier vs. Marquette

  • Matchup: No. 8 Marquette Golden Eagles at Xavier Musketeers
  • Projected Winner: Marquette (50.64% win probability)
  • Spread: Marquette (-3.5)
  • Time: 5:00 PM ET
  • Date: March 9
  • TV Channel: FOX

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Texas Tech vs. Baylor

  • Matchup: No. 11 Baylor Bears at Texas Tech Red Raiders
  • Projected Winner: Texas Tech (61.05% win probability)
  • Spread: Texas Tech (-1.5)
  • Time: 6:00 PM ET
  • Date: March 9
  • TV Channel: ESPN2

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Auburn vs. Georgia

  • Matchup: Georgia Bulldogs at No. 13 Auburn Tigers
  • Projected Winner: Auburn (88.89% win probability)
  • Spread: Auburn (-15.5)
  • Time: 6:30 PM ET
  • Date: March 9
  • TV Channel: SEC Network

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Duke vs. North Carolina

  • Matchup: No. 7 North Carolina Tar Heels at No. 9 Duke Blue Devils
  • Projected Winner: Duke (66.36% win probability)
  • Spread: Duke (-4.5)
  • Time: 6:30 PM ET
  • Date: March 9
  • TV Channel: ESPN

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Providence vs. UConn

  • Matchup: No. 2 UConn Huskies at Providence Friars
  • Projected Winner: UConn (61.93% win probability)
  • Spread: UConn (-9.5)
  • Time: 8:00 PM ET
  • Date: March 10
  • TV Channel: FOX

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Utah State vs. New Mexico

  • Matchup: New Mexico Lobos at No. 22 Utah State Aggies
  • Projected Winner: Utah State (67.81% win probability)
  • Spread: Utah State (-3.5)
  • Time: 8:30 PM ET
  • Date: March 10
  • TV Channel: CBS Sports Network

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BYU vs. Oklahoma State

  • Matchup: Oklahoma State Cowboys at No. 20 BYU Cougars
  • Projected Winner: BYU (93.62% win probability)
  • Spread: BYU (-13.5)
  • Time: 9:00 PM ET
  • Date: March 10
  • TV Channel: ESPN+

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BYU vs. Ohio State

  • Matchup: Ohio State Buckeyes at No. 20 BYU Cougars
  • Projected Winner: BYU (% win probability)
  • Time: 9:00 PM ET
  • Date: March 10
  • TV Channel: ESPN+

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USC vs. Arizona

  • Matchup: No. 5 Arizona Wildcats at USC Trojans
  • Projected Winner: Arizona (73.63% win probability)
  • Spread: Arizona (-8.5)
  • Time: 10:00 PM ET
  • Date: March 10
  • TV Channel: ESPN

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