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Tim Doyle
Tim Doyle
Big Ten Baller
Tim Doyle is a former All-Big Ten basketball player at Northwestern. He made his bones on the playgrounds of New York City and was featured in the book “Asphalt Gods” about his outstanding play at the famed Rucker Park in Harlem. Doyle has called games for CBS, the Big Ten Network and ESPN and appears regularly on the SportsLine show on CBS Sports HQ. He handicaps games based on matchups, and focuses heavily on coaches. For Tim Doyle media inquiries, contact SportsLine@CBSInteractive.com.
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Texas Tech 79 @ Texas 77 | 01/14 | 2:00 AM UTC

Texas Tech +110

WIN

ANALYSIS: This game has letdown written all over it for the Longhorns after an emotional win at West Virginia on Saturday. The line is screaming letdown with Texas only a two-point favorite. Texas Tech is surrendering only 58.0 points per game, and its backcourt is loaded with Kyler Edwards and Mac McClung. Take the Texas Tech moneyline.

+475 9-4 IN LAST 13 CBB PICKS

Loyola-Chi. 71 @ Indiana St. 76 | 01/10 | 11:30 PM UTC

Indiana St. +8

WIN

ANALYSIS: Loyola was supposed to host undefeated and soon-to-be-ranked Drake in Chicago until the Bulldogs got shut down due to COVID-19. Now the Ramblers head to Terre Haute, Ind., where I called this matchup last season as Indiana State rolled to an easy win. Way, way, way too many points here. This game should be pick'em. Major edge to the Sycamores.

+475 9-4 IN LAST 13 CBB PICKS

Nevada 67 @ San Diego St 69 | 01/10 | 2:00 AM UTC

San Diego St -11

LOSS

ANALYSIS: Game 1 between these schools was much closer than anticipated (a five point San Diego State win on Thursday). I know Aztecs coach Brian Dutcher figured out yesterday that Nevada is a two-player team: Grant Sherfield and Desmond Cambridge Jr. Stop those two, and this is a 20-point stroll.

+475 9-4 IN LAST 13 CBB PICKS

Orlando 98 @ Dallas 112 | 01/10 | 1:30 AM UTC

Orlando +6

LOSS

ANALYSIS: Orlando lost by a 1,000 points last night in Houston. Saturday's game is a bounce-back type of game against a quality opponent in the Mavs, who are coming off an emotional overtime win over Denver. Too many points here; take the dog.

+290 4-1 IN LAST 5 DAL ATS PICKS

San Antonio 125 @ Minnesota 122 | 01/10 | 1:00 AM UTC

San Antonio -5

LOSS

ANALYSIS: I have found the absolute worst team in the NBA: It’s Minnesota without Karl-Anthony Towns. I’d lay 10 here. Spurs roll.