A Different Dose of March Madness in 2019

Expect the unexpected in the NCAA Tournament. It’s a well-known adage tossed around ahead of the Big Dance each and every year. And yet the most surprising aspect of the 2019 rendition of March Madness was the expected won out more often than not. For the first time since the NCAA Tournament expanded to a 64-team field in 1985, all 16 betting favorites advanced out of the round of 32. It also came as no shock in the opening round [...]

NCAAB Tournament Game Preview: #3 Texas Tech vs. #1 Virginia

Texas Tech Red Raiders (31-6) vs. Virginia Cavaliers (34-3) Game time: Monday, April 8, 9:20 p.m. ET Location: U.S. Bank Stadium, Minneapolis, Minnesota Where to watch: CBS 
Spread: Virginia -1 O/U: 117.5 Game Analysis The final matchup of the NCAA Tournament will come down to two of the nation’s best defenses. Top-seeded Virginia will take on No. 3 Texas Tech in Minneapolis on Monday night in the first appearance in a national title game for each school. Undoubtedly, a low-scoring [...]

NCAAB Tournament Game Preview: #5 Auburn vs. #1 Virginia

Auburn Tigers (30-9) vs. Virginia Cavaliers (33-3) Game time: Saturday, April 6, 6:09 p.m. ET Location: U.S. Bank Stadium, Minneapolis, Minnesota Where to watch: CBS Spread: Virginia -5.5 Game Analysis The lone No. 1 seed left in the NCAA tournament is headed to its first Final Four since 1984. The Virginia Cavaliers will face No. 5 Auburn in the first national semifinal game on Saturday in Minneapolis. After a rough start against No. 16 Gardner-Webb in the opening round, plus [...]

NCAAB Tournament Game Preview: #3 Texas Tech vs. #2 Michigan State

Texas Tech (30-6) vs. Michigan State (32-6) Game time: Saturday, April 6, 8:49 p.m. ET Location: U.S. Bank Stadium, Minneapolis, Minnesota Where to watch: CBS Spread: Michigan State -2.5 Game Analysis For the first time in school history, Texas Tech will play in the Final Four of the NCAA tournament. On the biggest stage in Minneapolis, Chris Beard and the Red Raiders are set to face an experienced team with a veteran coach in Tom Izzo and the Michigan State [...]

NCAAB Final Four Free Picks

Final Four Preview and Betting Analysis On Sunday, Auburn upset Kentucky 77-71 in overtime, while Michigan State upset the Duke Blue Devils 68-67 to fill out the final two spots in the 2019 Final Four. On Saturday, Virginia outlasted Purdue 80-75 in overtime, and Texas Tech beat Gonzaga 75-69. This Saturday, Auburn takes on Virginia, while Texas Tech takes on Michigan State. Check out Final Four analysis, BetAmerica odds, and free picks!   [Saturday, April 6] Auburn Tigers vs. Virginia [...]

Michigan State’s Poise Could Crush Duke’s Drama

The Stage is Set for the Elite 8 Clash #2 Michigan State Spartans -3 over Duke Blue Devils, Sunday March 31st,  5:05 pm EST Michigan State is making their March Madness run look like pre-season, while Duke is giving us drama for days, but we should expect that by now. 2-seed Michigan State has presented a master class in getting through to the Elite Eight. They outplayed LSU at every corner of the court, as they did with Bradley and [...]

NCAAB Tournament Game Preview: #3 Texas Tech vs. #2 Michigan

Texas Tech Red Raiders (28-6) vs. Michigan Wolverines (30-6) Game time: Thursday, March 28, 9:39 p.m. ET Location: Honda Center, Anaheim, California Where to watch: CBS Spread: Michigan -1.5 Game Analysis No. 2 seed Michigan faces off against No. 3 Texas Tech in the Sweet Sixteen Thursday in what could potentially be the most exciting defensive battle of the NCAA tournament. Michigan and Texas Tech rank No. 2 and No. 3, respectively, in scoring defense. The Wolverines are better at [...]

NCAAB Tournament Game Preview: #3 Purdue vs. #2 Tennessee

Tennessee Volunteers (31-5) vs. Purdue Boilermakers (25-9) Game time: Thursday, March 28, 7:29 p.m. ET Location: KFC Yum! Center, Louisville, Kentucky Where to watch: TBS Spread: Tennessee -1.5 Game Analysis It’s a matchup between a veteran tournament coach in Rick Barnes and a coach who has never cracked the Elite Eight with Purdue. Matt Painter is 0-4 in the Sweet Sixteen with the Boilermakers, but this year’s team has the makeup to finally get him over. In the first round [...]

Sweet 16 West Region Free Picks: Gonzaga Only Two Wins Away from the Final Four

The four top seeds in the West Region of the NCAA basketball tournament marched on to the Sweet 16. That should make for excellent basketball on Thursday. In the first matchup, Florida State-Gonzaga should be a run-and-gun throwdown with both teams possibly scoring close to 80 points. The second game should be the exact opposite with defensive-minded squads Texas Tech and Michigan battling it out. Odds, analysis, and free picks await! [Thursday, March 28] #4 Florida State Seminoles vs. #1 [...]

East Region Free Picks – Can The Spartans Exterminate Those Rowdy Gophers?

Those pesky rodents are coming in HOT for the Spartans and an offensive showdown will be the deciding factor for LSU over the Terps.   For the full NCAAB betting board, head over to our New Jersey sportsbook so you can get in on the action! #10 Minnesota Gophers +10.5 over #2 Michigan State Spartans   The Gophers are sort of living up to their namesake: pesky little buggers that won’t go away and pop out of nowhere to scare [...]