NCAA Football Opening Line Report Week 7

Last week, our Opening Line Report “keyed in” on the Alabama-South Carolina game.  Betting on that game remained heavy throughout the week, with contrarian indicators pointing to South Carolina as a value play.  The result was #1 Alabama’s upset loss.  Our research has shown that heavy betting action — is related to contrarian value. The…

NCAA Football Betting Trends – USC vs. Stanford

After losing to Washington by one point last week, the betting public is officially off the USC bandwagon. According to Sports Insights’ Betting Trends data, USC is receiving only 28% of spread bets and 38% of moneyline wagers. Saturday’s opponent, Stanford, opened as a 7-point favorite at CRIS and the lopsided betting has pushed the…

NCAA Football Opening Line Report Week 6

The opening lines are out for this coming week’s college football games, and what does the early betting action say?  Please visit our blog and read our series of Sports Marketwatch articles for updated information during the week. Kansas State vs. Nebraska There are several weekday games this week, before Saturday’s barrage of college football…

NCAA Football Square Plays stay Hot

Yesterday’s college football Square Plays went 4-0, bringing the 2010 NCAA Football Square Play record to 20-7 (74%), gaining +11.5 units.  Our data and research shows that SportsInsights’ philosophy of capturing contrarian value in the sports marketplace has a definite edge. Over the long-term, this edge is measurable.  We don’t normally hype our results, because:…