College football: Which teams will win the Power Five conferences?

College football is a regional game at its core. Both within conferences and in cross-conference rivalries, fans and programs often view the season as a success or failure not by overall win-loss record, but whether they win the games that matter. Auburn-Alabama, Michigan-Ohio State, Florida State-Miami, Florida-Georgia—the most interesting games in the sport that bring us back every year are the traditional, in-conference rivalries. With that in mind, let's look at this year's Power Five Conference odds and try to [...]

College football: Opening-week betting lines to consider

There is hardly anything in sports more exciting than opening week of the college football season. Luckily for all of us, it will be here before we know it. Here are 10 opening-week lines to consider as we get ever closer to kickoff. Georgia Tech +35 at Clemson, Aug. 29 Clemson is by far the best team the ACC and Georgia Tech will be one of the two worst. The depth disparity is extreme, which pays off on big spreads [...]

NCAAB Tournament: Who’s Playing and Where to Watch for March 22, 2019

How to Watch Friday’s Round 1, Day 2 Matches Key match-ups for the NCAA College Basketball tournament today include several power five conferences across the annual television networks of CBS, TBS, TNT and truTV. High seeded teams to watch include the #2 Tennessee Volunteers vs. #15 Colgate Raiders, #1 Virginia Cavaliers vs. #16 Gardner-Webb Runnin' Bulldogs, #1 North Carolina Tar Heels vs. #16 Iona Gaels and #1 Duke Blue Devils. NCAA Tournament Highlight: Washington Huskies vs. Utah State Aggies The [...]

Top 10 Teams with Something to Prove in NCAA Tournament

Anything can happen in the month of March, so who should you place your money on in the wide-open field of the NCAA tournament? Below are 10 teams that have something to prove in the Big Dance and could find themselves heading to Minneapolis at the beginning of April should they peak at the right time. (Odds up-to-date as of 8 p.m. Friday, March 15) 1. Virginia (+600) The No. 1 seed in last year’s tournament, Virginia experienced the ultimate [...]

Friday NCAAB Free Picks – Conference Tournaments Roll on with UNC-Duke (and more!)

Conference tournaments continue on Friday, March 15, with no game as more interesting than Duke-North Carolina. This is an exceptionally busy slate of games, so let's kick things off with the matchup everyone's excited for and then cover the rest of the big games that could kickstart your weekend off right. Bet online today in the New Jersey area at BetAmerica! [Friday, March 15] #5 Duke Blue Devils -3.0 vs #3 North Carolina Tar Heels (9:00pm ET) North Carolina looks [...]

Who Do Ya Like Podcast: NCAA Basketball Chat With Bet America’s James Scully

The debut episode of Scott Shapiro's Who Do Ya Like Podcast drops on the Bet America Radio Network and with it some knowledge from BetAmerica.com analyst James Scully, who joins Scott on the premier to discuss College Basketball. There are many ways in which sports bettors can express opinions on college hoops during the conference and NCAA tournaments. Scott and James discuss the current futures market to win the national championship as well as key games on the board this [...]

NCAAB Weekend Preview – Spartans-Wolverines Battle for Big Ten Supremacy

This weekend’s top matchup happens on Sunday. Can Tom Izzo’s Michigan State Spartans take down rival Michigan and reassert itself as the best in the Big Ten? Check out analysis and a pick for that game as well as all the other great NCAAB action this weekend! Check back on Saturday and Sunday morning in our New Jersey sportsbook for up-to-date odds on the games! [Saturday, Feb 23] #3 Virginia Cavaliers at #22 Louisville Cardinals (12:00pm ET) North Carolina dominated [...]

NCAAB Monday Night Picks – The Battle for Virginia

One of the best rivalries on the hardcourt takes place this Monday when the Virginia Cavaliers travel to Cassell Coliseum in Blacksburg, VA to take on the Virginia Tech Hokies. It's been a relatively one-sided war, with the Virginia Cavaliers going 7-3 SU in the last 10 meetings between the two, but the Hokies have been a wily play against the book with a 6-4 ATS record in those same games. That's why making choosing a side in my NCAAB Monday [...]

No. 4 Virginia at No. 1 Duke Headlines Saturday College Basketball Picks

The much-anticipated showdown is set for Saturday, Jan. 19 in Durham, and No. 4 Virginia (16-0) tries to remain undefeated against No. 1 Duke (14-2). While a little of the luster is lost following Duke’s 95-91 overtime loss to Syracuse Monday as a 17.5-point favorite, there is still much on the line for the top two teams in the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) and I have a full breakdown so you can make some informed, Saturday College Basketball picks. Note [...]

Wednesday’s NCAAB Free Picks – Virginia Laying Double-Digits On The Road

Although the AP Poll has Duke ranked number one, the Coaches Poll has Blue Devils’ rival Virginia ranked first. Undefeated at 13-0, the Virginia Cavaliers travel to Boston to take on the BC Eagles on Wednesday, Jan. 9. This might be the season UVA breaks through with a national title. So far, they’ve dominated behind the best defense in college basketball. Virginia will show up as a massive favorite on Wednesday night, though. Can Boston College keep it closer than [...]