2016 College Football Week 11 Line Moves That Matter

Every week in this space we highlight the most interesting line moves at the market-setting offshore sportsbooks — typically Bookmaker and Pinnacle — which take the highest limits and therefore attract the sharpest bettors. By contrasting the opening and current lines with the public betting trends from our seven contributing offshore sportsbooks, we’re able to…

Fading Trendy College Basketball Underdogs

The 2016-17 college basketball season tips off on Friday, meaning the annual countdown to March Madness begins anew. Although many casual fans wait until tournament time before regularly watching college hoops, the long duration of the regular season plus the copious number of Division 1 programs creates ample opportunities for contrarian sports bettors to extract value. For…

Biggest College Basketball Moneyline Upsets from the Past Decade

College basketball fans love rooting for the impossible. Perhaps that’s because there’s no other sport that provides so many large and improbable upsets. Every year there are several small schools that seemingly come out of nowhere to defeat national powerhouses. During March Madness, this infatuation with the Cinderella story is amplified exponentially. When most fans think…