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The Texas State Bobcats (21-6) hit the road to take on the Troy Trojans (20-9) in a critical Sun Belt Conference matchup at 9 p.m. ET on Friday, Feb. 25 at Trojan Arena. Texas State defeated 55-52 on Wednesday night to extend its winning streak to eight games. Troy is coming off a 59-53 win over UT-Arlington on Feb. 23. 

Texas State is favored by 1.5 points in the latest Troy vs. Texas State-San Marcos odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 128.5. Before making any Texas State vs. Troy picks, you need to see the college basketball predictions and betting advice from the red-hot computer simulation model at SportsLine.

The SportsLine Projection Model simulates every Division I college basketball game 10,000 times. Over the past five-plus years, the proprietary computer model has generated an impressive profit of almost $2,000 for $100 players on its top-rated college basketball picks against the spread. Anyone who has followed it has seen huge returns.

Now, the model has set its sights on Troy vs. Texas State, and just locked in its picks and CBB predictions. You can head to SportsLine now to see the model's picks. Here are several college basketball odds and betting lines for Troy vs. Texas State:

  • Troy vs. Texas State spread: Troy +1.5
  • Troy vs. Texas State over-under: 128 points
Featured Game | Troy Trojans vs. Texas State-San Marcos Bobcats

What you need to know about Troy

Even if it wasn't a dominant performance, Troy beat the Texas-Arlington Mavericks 59-53 on Wednesday.

Troy is an excellent defensive team that is fully capable of making a deep conference tournament run. The Trojans have a balanced attack, led by junior forward Efe Odigie, who is averaging 11.3 points, 6.4 rebounds, and 1.2 assists per game. Troy is 15-10 against the spread in 2021-22. 

What you need to know about Texas State

Meanwhile, the South Alabama Jaguars typically have all the answers at home, but on Wednesday Texas State proved too difficult a challenge. Texas State-San Marcos skirted past South Alabama 55-52.

Texas State has its sights firmly set on the upcoming NCAA Tournament. The Bobcats are guided by the trio of Caleb Asberry (13.2 points, 4.5 rebounds per game), Mason Harrell (11.4 points, 3.0 assists, 2.0 rebounds per game), and Isiah Small (11.2 points, 6.9 rebounds per game). Texas State is 12-11 against the spread in 2021-22.

How to make Texas State vs. Troy picks

The model has simulated Troy vs. Texas State 10,000 times and the results are in. We can tell you that the model is leaning Over on the point total, and it's also generated a point-spread pick that is hitting in over 60 percent of simulations. You can only see the model's Troy vs. Texas State pick at SportsLine.

So who wins Texas State vs. Troy? And which side of the spread hits over 60 percent of the time? Visit SportsLine now to see which side of the Troy vs. Texas State spread to jump on, all from the advanced model that is up almost $2,000 on its top-rated college basketball spread picks over the last five-plus years, and find out.