Weekend Sports Update
The 2012 NCAA Men’s Basketball Final Four is set to tip off! Betting activity is heating up, and the bets remain fairly split for both semifinal games. In the late game, Ohio State is starting to gather a slight majority of point spread and teaser/parlay bets in its game with Kansas as a 2.5 point favorite. Here are several useful articles on this year’s Final Four.
- Final Four trends, from Sports Insights. Although a relatively small sample size, the article shows several interesting trends on betting percentages, favorites, and totals.
- Final Four betting percentages and reports on the semifinal games.
- Who Will Win — sports psychology and quant analysis for the the semifinal and championship games.
Separately, in the NBA, there are several large underdogs that our team of analysts has circled as potential plays. Please login to your Sports Insights account and see if plays have been triggered on large dogs such as New Orleans, Cleveland, Charlotte, or Indiana. Betting activity has been particularly heavy in the Indiana-San Antonio game.