College Basketball Games on Tonight, Including Predictions & Picks for Today, March 2

By David Hayes
NCAA basketball games on tonight include NC State vs No. 7 Duke in Durham and Texas Tech vs Baylor in Waco.
NCAA basketball games on tonight include NC State vs No. 7 Duke in Durham and Texas Tech vs Baylor in Waco. / Ronald Martinez/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 the wire in 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 three top-25 NCAA basketball team in action today, here's a look at the full TV schedule and expert predictions for each of the three games on national TV on Monday, March 1, 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. NC State vs Duke Picks

NC State vs No. 7 Duke Odds
Tipoff Time:
 7 p.m. EST
Date: Monday, March 2, 2020
Venue: Cameron Indoor Stadium – Durham, NC
Coverage: ESPN
Spread: NCST: +12.5 (-110) | DUKE: -12.5 (-110)
Over/Under:
 152.5 – Over: (-110) | Under: (-110)
ESPN Prediction:
 Duke (91.6% Win Probability)
Expert Predictions:
 NC State (+12.5) | Over 151.5 Points

2. Alabama State vs Texas Southern Picks

Alabama State vs Texas Southern Odds
Tipoff Time:
 8:30 p.m. EST
Date: Monday, March 2, 2020
Venue: H&PE Arena — Houston, TX
Coverage: ESPNU
Spread: ALST: +7.5 (-110) | TXCO: -7.5 (-110)
Over/Under:
 141.5 – Over: (-110) | Under: (-110)
ESPN Prediction:
 Texas Southern (88.2% Win Probability)
Expert Predictions:
 Texas Southern (-8) | Under 141.5 Points

3. TTU vs Baylor Picks

No. 22 Texas Tech vs No. 2 Baylor Odds
Tipoff Time: 7 p.m. EST
Date: Monday, March 2, 2020
Venue: Ferrell Center — Waco, TX
Coverage: ESPN
Spread: TTU: +7.5 (-110) | BAY: -7.5 (-110)
Over/Under:
 130 – Over: (-110) | Under: (-110)
ESPN Prediction:
 Baylor (78.2% Win Probability)
Expert Predictions:
 Texas Tech (+7.5) | Over 130 Points


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