March Madness Begins

The Madness has begun.  In case you missed it, here is a Wall Street Journal article that highlights SportsInsights’ research on NCAA Basketball and a contrarian method to betting on March Madness.  Here are some games that fall into this category of value during the Madness: Hampton and powerful Duke.  Duke is favored by a…

A March Madness Pool sponsored by SportsInsights

SportsInsights is pleased to be working with a financial markets class at the University of Chicago on a March Madness pool that models the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament as a financial marketplace.  Note that the pool is being run “round-by-round.” The pool is free and open to all — and there are prizes, including Membership…

Focus on College Hoops

With the Selection Sunday arriving tomorrow — we’ll focus on today’s college hoops action.  At the bottom of this blog post is information on a March Madness Pool that SportsInsights is sponsoring.  The lines for today’s NCAAB action were just released. Currently, the largest point spread on the board is the Ohio State-Michigan game, with…

WSJ: Little-Loved Dogs & NCAAB (SportsInsights Research)

SportsInsights is pleased that the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) interviewed Dan Fabrizio on betting March Madness NCAA Basketball games.  The WSJ writes: Daniel Fabrizio, the president of the gambling website Sportsinsights.com, recommends a different approach: Find the Cinderellas with the least amount of hype—and put a wad of cash on them. Fabrizio examined the final…

NCAAB Betting Tip during March

Please check out SportsInsights’ article on betting against the public during March Madness.  The article highlights a bias of using SportsInsights’ betting percentages to fade the public on large underdogs (16 points or more). This method can be used during the March Madness tournament as well as this week’s tournaments — and the NIT.  Keep…