NCAA Championship and Final Four Simulations

Before the start of the NCAA Tournament, we used research and analysis from our bracket simulator to determine which futures were offering bettors value. Our ultimate conclusion was that Kentucky was being overvalued at +120 and that bettors should be taking the field. We also pinpointed Gonzaga (+1925) as the most undervalued team in the…

Lines & Trends for the Sweet 16

The team here at Sports Insights analyzed some of the top betting trends for the NCAA Tournament Sweet Sixteen and pulled them together in this handy infographic. These lines are subject to change, so we recommend you bookmark our free College Basketball odds page for the latest odds and trends. Share this Image On Your…

Tracking Sharp Money on NCAA Tournament Totals

Prior to the start of the NCAA Tournament, we submitted a betting system to ESPN’s Tournament Betting Guide which explained why bettors should be fading the so-called “trendy underdogs.” This analysis highlighted how bettors could find value by taking favorites receiving less than 50% of spread bets, but we also wanted to know whether we could also uncover historical…

Sweet 16 Betting News and Notes

Two of this year’s title favorites, Villanova and Virginia, were bounced in the Round of 32 leaving an East Region wide open. This was just the second time since 1997 that a region was without both the 1-seed and 2-seed before the Sweet 16. Kentucky is still the heavy favorite to win the title (+100) but…