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2017 NCAA Tournament Betting Recap 4.4.17

by John Ewing • April 4, 2017

The North Carolina Tar Heels are your new NCAA champions. UNC defeated Gonzaga 71-65 in the title game as 54% of tickets and 55% of spread dollars were on Roy Williams’ team to cover as 1-point favorites. Here is a recap of all the betting action from the 2017 NCAA tournament. Tournament Betting Trends Underdogs […]

How often do small favorites win?

by John Ewing • April 3, 2017

North Carolina will try to win the program’s sixth national championship tonight. UNC opened as 2-point favorites over Gonzaga but currently the Tar Heels are 1-point favorites as 52% of spread dollars are on the Zags to cover. How often do small favorites win? We have a sample of 2,119 games in our database dating back […]

If you followed our advice you have a lot riding on Gonzaga tonight

by John Ewing • April 3, 2017

Gonzaga will play in its first national title game tonight. If you have been following our simulations all season this should come as no surprise. We pegged the Bulldogs as the most likely champions back in January and have been recommending the Zags as value bets to win the national championship ever since. If you […]

2017 College Basketball National Championship Game Preview

by John Ewing • April 2, 2017

North Carolina defeated Oregon and Gonzaga bested South Carolina to advance to the national championship game. This is the Tar Heels second straight title game and the Zags first appearance. Here is everything you need to know about the big game on Monday. Betting Line The lookahead lines leading up to the Final Four had […]

2017 Final Four Betting Trends

by John Ewing • March 28, 2017

The Final Four is set. Before Gonzaga, North Carolina, Oregon and South Carolina battle for the national championship, here are a few betting trends to know. There is incredible power in understanding how teams, players, leagues and markets have reacted to various scenarios. Using Bet Labs massive database of proprietary sports betting information you can […]

2017 Final Four Future Odds

by John Ewing • March 27, 2017

We are down to four teams and this is your last chance to bet on college basketball futures before the season is over. With the Final Four set here are a few future bets to make before the national champion is crowned. To determine if a team has value we look at what their current […]

2017 Final Four Simulation

by John Ewing • March 27, 2017

North Carolina, Gonzaga, Oregon and South Carolina will battle it out for the right to be crowned national champions. Which Final Four team is the most likely to win it all? To find out we simulated the Final Four of the 2017 NCAA tournament 10,000 times. The Bracket Simulator combines our historical database along with […]

2017 Sweet 16 Power Rankings

by John Ewing • March 21, 2017

The Sweet 16 is set. We know how the committee ranked these teams before the tournament began but after the first weekend of March Madness, which squad is No. 1? We simulated each of the remaining 16 teams in the tournament against each other on a neutral court 10,000 times and ranked them based on […]

2017 Sweet 16 Value Bets

by John Ewing • March 21, 2017

We started with 68 teams, now less than a fourth of the squads remain after two rounds. Heading into the Sweet 16 what teams have value to win the college basketball championship? To determine if a team has value we look at what their current odds are to win the NCAA championship at 5Dimes and […]

2017 Sweet 16 Simulation

by John Ewing • March 20, 2017

Villanova, Duke, Louisville and Florida State have been sent home but that still leaves 12 of the top 16 seeded teams in the tournament. In this chalky Sweet 16, which team is most likely to win it all? To find out we simulated the regional semifinals of the 2017 NCAA tournament 10,000 times. The Bracket […]