Category: March Madness

2016-NCAAB-March Madness-Final Four-North Carolina vs Syracuse game preview

North Carolina is the last No. 1 seed left standing in the 2016 NCAA Tournament. Syracuse in the first No. 10 seed to ever advance to the Final Four, getting to Houston after losing five of its last six games that had it extremely anxious on Selection Sunday. When the ‘Cuse’s name appeared on the


2016-NCAAB-March Madness-Final Four-Oklahoma vs Villanova game preview

For the first time since 2009, Villanova (33-5 straight up, 19-17 against the spread) advanced past the first weekend of the NCAA Tournament two weeks ago. With that monkey off its back, Jay Wright’s squad proceeded to beat Miami and Kansas to land in Houston for the 2016 Final Four. Oklahoma, another No. 2 seed


2016-NCAAB-March Madness-Final Four betting trends and preview

It is a great week for sports fans with the start of baseball, the NBA stretch run, the Final Four and the culmination of the college basketball season next Monday at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas for the national championship. It’s clear that it’s not the teams the start the season hot, but the ones


2016-NCAAB-March Madness-NIT semi finals time

**Brigham Young vs. Valparaiso** — The Westgate SuperBook opened this NIT semifinals showdown at Madison Square Garden as a pick ‘em with a total of 146. As of early this morning, however, the Crusaders were listed as two-point favorites with a total of 146.5 points. The Cougars were +115 on the money line (risk $100


2016-NCAAB-March Madness-Sunday Elite 8 previews

Midwest Region Final – Chicago – United Center#10 Syracuse vs. #1 Virginia (-8, 123 ½) – 6:09 PM EST – TBS The ACC will dominate all the headlines in Sunday’s Elite Eight action with two teams from this conference guaranteed to make the Final Four. Virginia (29-7 SU, 19-14-1 ATS) is seeking its first Final


2016-NCAAB-March Madness-Elite 8 games preview

West Region – Anaheim, CA – Honda Center #1 Oregon (PK, 151) vs. #2 Oklahoma – 6:09 PM ET, CBS The Ducks and Sooners have held up as the top seeds in the West, dominating games due to their ball movement and shot-making skills. Both are averaging over 80 points per game in this NCAA


2016-NCAAB-March Madness-Sweet 16 time

MIAMI HURRICANES (27-7) vs. VILLANOVA WILDCATS (31-5) KFC Yum! Center – Louisville, KYTip-off: Thursday, 7:10 p.m. ETVillanova -4, Total: 141 #2 Villanova and #3 Miami will be battling for a spot in the Elite Eight when the teams meet in Louisville on Thursday. The Hurricanes are coming off of a very impressive victory on Saturday,


2016-NCAAB-March Madness-Tuesday NIT games previews

**Saint Mary’s at Valparaiso**— The Westgate SuperBook opened Valpo (28-6 straight up, 16-14 against the spread) as a five-point favorite with a total 129.5 points. As of late Monday night, however, the Crusaders were favored by 4.5 points with the total up to 131. The Gaels are +175 on the money line (risk $100 to


2016-NCAAB-March Madness-Weekend ending with 3 games previews

West Regional – Oklahoma City, OK (truTV, 7:45 p.m. ET)No. 11 Northern Iowa vs. No. 3 Texas A&M — This is a West Region matchup between third-seeded Texas A&M (27-8 straight up, 16-12 against the spread) and 11th-seeded No. Iowa. The winner moves on to Anaheim to face the Oklahoma-VCU winner. Tip-off is scheduled for


2016-NCAAB-March Madness-Saturdays most interesting games preview

South Regional – Des Moines, IA (CBS, 7:45 p.m. ET)Connecticut vs. Kansas — This is a South Region game in Des Moines, IA., with the winner moving on to the Sweet 16 in Louisville to face the Maryland-Hawaii winner. Tip-off is scheduled for 7:45 p.m. Eastern on CBS. — The Westgate SuperBook in Las Vegas