Fab Melo’s Suspension and Its Impact on Syracuse

Yesterday afternoon, Syracuse fans were devastated by news that sophomore center Fab Melo (7.8 PPG, 5.8 RPG, 2.9 BPG) will be academically ineligible for the NCAA tournament. That information spread quickly and immediately impacted the betting line for their matchup Thursday (3/15) against UNC Asheville as well as many future odds. According to our College Basketball…

March Madness Prop Bets

With everyone trying to predict how the bracket will end up, the number of prop bets available has grown to almost Superbowl-size.  Below is a list of some of the props available at Pinnacle.  Premium members can see the entire list here: http://www.sportsinsights.com/odds/altodds.aspx How many #1 seeds will reach the Final Four:      …

BetOnline Opening Lines Examined

It’s that time of year again; March Madness is finally back! With Selection Sunday behind us, the field of 68 is set and anticipation is quickly reaching a fever pitch. Men and women of all ages are eagerly running to their printers and filling out their brackets. This is the time of year when square bettors flock to sports…

Opening Line Report: Conference Championship Sunday

With four conference championship games on tap this afternoon, let’s take a moment to examine the line movement for these key matchups using our College Basketball Betting Trends. Team Betting % Open Current Notes Florida State 53% 6.0 5.5 In the ACC title game, the 17th ranked Seminoles will take on the 4th ranked Tar Heels….