College Basketball Games on Tonight, Including Predictions & Picks for Today, Feb. 20

By David Hayes
CJ Walker and Ohio State hit the road as slight underdogs against Iowa on Thursday night.
CJ Walker and Ohio State hit the road as slight underdogs against Iowa on Thursday night. / Emilee Chinn/Getty Images
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College Basketball Picks for Tonight

The 2019-20 college basketball season is now well underway, with conference positioning coming down to wire in the countdown to March. College football Saturdays are on hiatus until August once again, so college basketball has returned to the forefront of the collegiate sports world.

With seven top-25 NCAA basketball team in action today, here's a look at the full TV schedule and expert predictions for each their six games on national TV on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020.

College Basketball Predictions for Tonight

All college basketball win probability predictions are according to the ESPN Basketball Power Index (BPI), while expert picks are according to CBS Sports.

1. OSU vs Iowa

No. 25 Ohio State vs No. 20 Iowa Odds
Tipoff Time:
 7 p.m. EST
Date: Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020
Venue: Carver-Hawkeye Arena – Iowa City, IA
Coverage: ESPN
Spread: OSU: +2.5 (-110) | IOWA: -2.5 (-110)
Over/Under:
 143.5 – Over: (-110) | Under: (-110)
ESPN Prediction:
 Iowa (55.2% Win Probability)
Expert Predictions:
 Ohio State (+2.5) | Over 143.5 Points

2. Oregon State vs Arizona

Oregon State vs No. 24 Arizona Odds
Tipoff Time:
 8 p.m. EST
Date: Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020
Venue:
McKale Center – Tucson, AZ
Coverage:
Pac-12 Network
Spread: ORST: +11 (-110) | ARIZ: -11 (-110)
Over/Under:
 138.5 – Over: (-110) | Under: (-110)
ESPN Prediction:
 Arizona (92.6% Win Probability)
Expert Predictions:
 Oregon State (+11) | Over 138.5 Points

3. Oregon vs ASU

No. 14 Oregon vs Arizona State Odds
Tipoff Time:
 9 p.m. EST
Date: Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020
Venue:
Desert Financial Arena – Tempe, AZ
Coverage:
ESPN
Spread: ORE: -2 (-110) | ASU: +2 (-110)
Over/Under:
 143 – Over: (-110) | Under: (-110)
ESPN Prediction:
 Oregon (55.7% Win Probability)
Expert Predictions:
 Oregon (-2) | Over 143 Points

4. USC vs Colorado

USC vs No. 18 Colorado Odds
Tipoff Time:
 9 p.m. EST
Date: Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020
Venue:
 CU Events Center – Boulder, CO
Coverage:
 ESPN2
Spread: USC: +9.5 (-115) | COLO: -9.5 (-105)
Over/Under:
 125.5 – Over: (-110) | Under: (-110)
ESPN Prediction:
 Colorado (82.6% Win Probability)
Expert Predictions:
 USC (+9.5) | Over 135.5 Points

5. Santa Clara vs BYU

Santa Clara vs No. 23 BYU Odds
Tipoff Time:
 9 p.m. EST
Date: Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020
Venue:
 Marriott Center – Provo, UT
Coverage:
 CBSSN (CBS Sports Network)
Spread: SCU: +14.5 (-105) | BYU: -14.5 (-115)
Over/Under:
 152 – Over: (-110) | Under: (-110)
ESPN Prediction:
 BYU (95.3% Win Probability)
Expert Predictions:
 BYU (-14.5) | Over 153.5 Points

6. SF vs Gonzaga

San Francisco vs No. 2 Gonzaga Odds
Tipoff Time:
 11 p.m. EST
Date: Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020
Venue:
 McCarthey Athletic Center – Spokane, WA
Coverage:
 ESPN2
Spread: SF: +17 (-110) | GONZ: -17 (-110)
Over/Under:
 155.5 – Over: (-110) | Under: (-110)
ESPN Prediction:
 Gonzaga (96.0% Win Probability)
Expert Predictions:
 San Francisco (+17) | Over 155.5 Points


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