2012-13 College Basketball and Betting Against the Public

The 2012-13 college basketball season is in full-swing and, using our Bet Labs software, we’ve updated our analysis on the performance of betting against the public. Our analysis includes closing lines from Pinnacle and College Basketball Betting Trends since the start of the 2008 season (over 14,000 games). In previous research, we noticed a slight bias…

Big 12 Tournament: Kansas State vs. Baylor Rubber Match

After splitting during the regular season, Kansas State takes on Baylor Thursday in the second round of the Big 12 tournament. The tables below shows the College Basketball Betting Trends, closing lines and final scores from the first two matchups. Game #1 – 1/10/12 Team Spread % Closing Line Score Baylor 57% +3.5 75 Kansas…

NCAAB Betting Trends: Georgia vs. Kentucky

Thursday’s college basketball slate is headlined by the nation’s top ranked team as Kentucky (28-1, 14-0 SEC) hosts conference rival Georgia (13-15, 4-10 SEC). On paper this game looks like a complete and utter mismatch. Georgia currently sits in tenth in the Southeastern Conference standings, while struggling to find consistent scoring. The Bulldogs have just…

College Basketball: Betting Against Top Ranked Teams

Our College Basketball Best Bets continued their stellar performance with a 2-1 record yesterday and our Square Plays went 3-1, placing both of our NCAAB betting systems in the green for the season. This success (combined record of 59-43, +11.6 units) is in large part based on the value of picking against top ranked teams. Many bettors…