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 Betting Trends – Connecticut vs. Rutgers

Connecticut opened as a 6-point favorite at Pinnacle and is currently receiving 63% of the public action. Sports Insights’ Betting Systems have triggered multiple plays on this game, both positive and negative, indicating big bets have taken notice. A quick scan of the sports marketplace shows most sportsbooks currently have UConn as a 5-point favorite,…

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:…

NCAA Football – Texas at Oklahoma revisited

Earlier in the week, we highlighted this game in our college football Opening Line Report.  We wanted to revisit this match-up because it is currently the heaviest-bet college football game of the day. Heaviest-Bet Game of the Day Our research of the sports investing marketplace shows that our contrarian methods work better with games with…

NCAA Football Betting Trends – BYU vs. Utah State

After a season-opening win against Washington and overhyped Jake Locker, BYU looked to be picking up right where it left off after an 11-2 campaign in 2009. But following that victory, BYU has lost three straight games while being outscored 86-41 over that span. Even with their early struggles, the Cougars remain popular among the…