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Saturday's NCAAB Top 25 betting cheat sheet and odds

Covers Feb 24, 2018 - 12:52 AM ET
With March a few days away teams only have a few weeks left to pad their resumes before Selection Sunday. Ranked teams look to lock up high seeds and bubble teams hope to stamp their dance ticket, we break down all of Saturday's Top 25 action in our betting cheat sheet.

Kansas undefeated straight up in Big 12 revenge spots in Bill Self era

Covers Feb 24, 2018 - 12:52 AM ET
Revenge can sometimes be an overblown factor when handicapping college basketball games but that's not the case in Saturday's Big 12 showdown between the Jayhawks and Red Raiders. Ashton Grewal explains a Kansas trend that will give Texas Tech backers reason to pause before putting big money on their team to cover as 2-point home chalk.

Plenty of betting action on Friday night, but none more than on Knights

Covers Feb 23, 2018 - 11:18 PM ET
There’s a fairly full slate of NBA games on this Friday night, along with some college hoops and NHL too. Covers checks in on the action and line movement, with insights from Nick Bogdanovich, director of trading for William Hill US in Las Vegas, and Peter Childs, risk management supervisor for offshore site Sportsbook.ag.

As college hoops comes to a close, these are the betting favorites to win Player of the Year

Covers Feb 23, 2018 - 6:27 PM ET
The college basketball regular season is quickly coming to a close and while the race in the standings heats up, so does the competition for the Naismith Player of the Year award. Here's a look at the two front runners to win Player of the Year, as well as some live long shot worth a wager.

NCAAB Game of the Day: Louisville at Duke betting preview and odds

Covers Feb 21, 2018 - 2:39 PM ET
Duke is making another one of its patented late-season runs - and it has been doing so without the services of its leading scorer and rebounder, Marvin Bagley III. With or without Bagley, the fifth-ranked Blue Devils will go for their fourth consecutive victory vs. visiting Louisville on Wednesday night at Cameron Indoor Stadium.

Defense a better barometer for ATS success in college basketball

Covers Feb 20, 2018 - 1:18 AM ET
Villanova and Virginia are two of the top teams in college basketball but the two excel in different areas of the game. The Wildcats fill up the hoop while the Cavaliers suffocate opponents with a relentless approach on defense. But when it comes to betting on college hoops, which style of play leads to better ATS results?

NCAAB Game of the Day: Oklahoma at Kansas betting preview and odds

Covers Feb 19, 2018 - 2:27 PM ET
Before focusing on a Big 12 first-place showdown with Texas Tech next weekend, 13th-ranked Kansas must take care of business Monday when slumping No. 23 Oklahoma and Trae Young come calling. Get everything you'll need to handicap this game like a pro with our full betting preview.

Las Vegas is the place to be for NCAA basketball conference tournament time

Covers Feb 19, 2018 - 12:51 AM ET
Mainstream sports fans gearing up to visit Las Vegas are getting ready for the first weekend of the NCAA Basketball Tournament, however, sports bettors that love college hoops are often looking at a different amazing experience in Sin City - conference tournament time might be the pinnacle for serious bettors.

Revenge a factor for bettors in some of Saturday's key college hoops matchups

Covers Feb 17, 2018 - 3:12 PM ET
A Big East showdown among a pair of top-five teams highlights a Saturday of well over 100 games on the college basketball betting board. Covers checks in on the early action and line movement, with insights from Scott Kaminsky, director of offshore sportsbook TheGreek.com.

NCAAB Game of the Day: VIllanova vs. Xavier betting preview and odds

Covers Feb 17, 2018 - 2:44 PM ET
The season's first matchup between Villanova and Xavier proved to be more of a mismatch. There is, however, a rematch Saturday as the second-ranked Wildcats visit the fourth-ranked Musketeers in a Big East showdown. We break down all the betting angles in this big matchup in our Game of the Day.

Saturday's NCAAB Top 25 betting cheat sheet and odds

Covers Feb 16, 2018 - 11:03 PM ET
Heading into the third weekend in February teams have only a few weeks left to pad their resumes before Selection Sunday. Ranked teams look to lock up high seeds and bubble teams hope to stamp their dance ticket, we break down all of Saturday's Top 25 action in our betting cheat sheet.

NCAAB Game of the Day: Rhode Island at St. Bonaventure betting preview

Covers Feb 16, 2018 - 2:37 PM ET
An injury to one of its top players and an Atlantic 10 game against a hot opponent at St. Bonaventure could pose a serious threat to Rhode Island's crazy winning streak. It's the only Top 25 game on the board Friday night, so find out everything you need to know to bet - and cash in - on the Rams and Bonnies.

Big profits could come from betting these NCAAB small-conference teams

Covers Feb 16, 2018 - 12:35 AM ET
Seeding for March Madness is starting to take form or is it? Bubble watch teams will shift drastically over the next three weeks as well as the top four-seed line. Over the course of the college basketball season Covers Expert Zack Cimini will assess some upcoming small-conference matchups of the week that could provide some betting value.

Smart money has total on the move in tonight's Nuggets-Bucks matchup

Covers Feb 15, 2018 - 8:37 PM ET
With college basketball approaching its conference tournaments and the NBA heading into the all-star break, Thursday night’s docket provides some intriguing betting options. Covers checks in on the action and line movement with Scott Cooley, odds consultant for offshore sportsbook BetDSI.eu.

Who are the best NCAAB bubble teams worth backing before March Madness?

Covers Feb 15, 2018 - 3:09 PM ET
The end of the term is coming up and some college basketball teams are procrastinating to get their work done on time. Covers looks at which teams on the bubble to make the NCAA Tournament are saving their best play for the final three weeks of the regular season - and could make bettors some money in the process.

Bettors siding with underdog Oklahoma at Texas Tech, despite struggles

Covers Feb 13, 2018 - 8:28 PM ET
With the NFL season fully in the rearview mirror and March Madness looming, college basketball takes center stage. Covers checks in on action and line movement for some noteworthy games on the Tuesday night docket, with insights from Jason Simbal, vice president of risk management for CG Technology in Las Vegas.

Get a jump on March Madness brackets with these NCAA tournament tips

Covers Feb 11, 2018 - 2:53 PM ET
“Bracketologists” are closely studying the potential field of 68 trying to figure out which NCAA programs have what it takes to crack the opening weekend of the Big Dance and go deep into the tournament. If you’re trying to get a leg up on your bracket pool, here are some facts and figures before Selection Sunday.

NCAAB Game of the Day: Purdue at Michigan St. betting preview and odds

Covers Feb 10, 2018 - 1:35 PM ET
No. 3 Purdue attempts to bounce back from its first loss since late November when it travels to take on No. 4 Michigan State in a Big Ten contest Saturday.

Saturday's NCAAB Top 25 betting cheat sheet and odds

Covers Feb 9, 2018 - 11:18 PM ET
Heading into mid-February teams only have a few weeks remaining to polish their resumes before Selection Sunday. Ranked teams look to lock up top seeds and bubble teams hope to stamp their dance ticket, we break down all of Saturday's Top 25 action in our betting cheat sheet.

NCAAB Game of the Day: Duke at North Carolina betting preview and odds

Covers Feb 8, 2018 - 1:32 PM ET
Eighth-ranked Duke and host North Carolina are both searching for answers after some recent uneven play as they meet for the 246th time Thursday night in another ACC showdown. Duke has dropped two of its last three while the 22nd-ranked Tar Heels ended a three-game losing streak Saturday by beating last-place Pittsburgh.
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