NCAA Football Marketwatch – Arizona vs. USC

Welcome to the 2012-13 edition of NCAA Football Marketwatch, where the team at Sports Insights gives sports fans unprecedented insight into the NCAA Football point-spread market. Every week we analyze the sports betting marketplace to pinpoint which games the public is chasing and which the sharps are pounding. Overall Record: 0-4 The goal of this weekly column…

College Basketball Betting Trends: USC vs. UCLA

After their recent story in Sports Illustrated, there will be a lot of eyes tuned in to watch Ben Howland’s UCLA Bruins (18-13, 11-7 Pac-12) take on the woeful USC Trojans (6-25, 1-17 Pac-12). While USC players will be watching the NCAA tournament from home (barring an epic tourney run), the Bruins still have a…

NCAA Football Week 1 – Early Lines Moves of Interest

1. Oregon Ducks vs. LSU Tigers In the 2011 Cowboys Classic, early betting is close, with 57% of spread wagers taking LSU and the points. Despite the even betting percentages, the market-setting sportsbooks are offering different lines for this game as Pinnacle and 5Dimes currently show Oregon at -1 while CRIS has the Ducks at…