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03/18/2014 12:45 PM

NCAAB

Tuesday, March 18

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Trend Report
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MARCH 18

7:00 PM
NORFOLK STATE vs. EASTERN MICHIGAN
No trends available
Eastern Michigan is 1-3-1 ATS in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Eastern Michigan's last 7 games at home

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MARCH 18, 7:00 PM
ROBERT MORRIS vs. ST. JOHN'S
No trends available
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of St. John's last 6 games
St. John's is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games at home

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MARCH 18, 7:00 PM
CHATTANOOGA vs. EAST TENNESSEE STATE
Chattanooga is 1-3-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Chattanooga is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against East Tennessee St
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MARCH 18, 7:00 PM
STONY BROOK vs. SIENA
No trends available
Siena is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games at home
Siena is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games at home

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MARCH 18, 7:00 PM
WEST VIRGINIA vs. GEORGETOWN
West Virginia is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games when playing on the road against Georgetown
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of West Virginia's last 6 games on the road
Georgetown is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
Georgetown is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing West Virginia

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MARCH 18, 7:00 PM
VMI vs. CANISIUS
No trends available
Canisius is 12-6 SU in its last 18 games
Canisius is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games at home

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MARCH 18, 7:00 PM
WRIGHT STATE vs. EAST CAROLINA
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Wright State's last 6 games on the road
Wright State is 5-12 SU in its last 17 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of East Carolina's last 8 games at home
East Carolina is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home

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MARCH 18, 7:00 PM
FLORIDA GULF COAST vs. FLORIDA STATE
No trends available
Florida State is 16-6 SU in its last 22 games at home
Florida State is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home

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MARCH 18, 8:05 PM
COLUMBIA vs. VALPARAISO
Columbia is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Columbia is 5-15 SU in its last 20 games on the road
Valparaiso is 17-6 SU in its last 23 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Valparaiso's last 14 games

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MARCH 18, 8:15 PM
HIGH POINT vs. MINNESOTA
No trends available
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games at home
Minnesota is 19-4 SU in its last 23 games at home

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MARCH 18, 8:15 PM
BELMONT vs. WISC-GREEN BAY
Belmont is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Belmont's last 7 games on the road
Wisc-Green Bay is 19-3 SU in its last 22 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Wisc-Green Bay's last 7 games at home

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MARCH 18, 9:00 PM
GEORGIA STATE vs. CLEMSON
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Georgia State's last 9 games on the road
Georgia State is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games on the road
Clemson is 2-4-1 ATS in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Clemson's last 5 games at home

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MARCH 18, 9:00 PM
INDIANA STATE vs. ARKANSAS
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Indiana State's last 6 games on the road
Indiana State is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Arkansas is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arkansas's last 7 games at home

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MARCH 18, 9:00 PM
DAVIDSON vs. MISSOURI
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Davidson's last 5 games on the road
Davidson is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Missouri is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games
Missouri is 4-8 ATS in its last 12 games at home

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MARCH 18, 10:00 PM
PORTLAND STATE vs. SAN DIEGO
Portland State is 5-20 SU in its last 25 games on the road
Portland State is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
San Diego is 2-7 ATS in its last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego's last 6 games at home

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MARCH 18, 11:00 PM
UTAH vs. ST. MARY'S
Utah is 2-10 SU in its last 12 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Utah's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of St. Mary's last 5 games at home
St. Mary's is 20-5 SU in its last 25 games at home


MARCH 19

7:00 PM
HAMPTON vs. PENN STATE
No trends available
Penn State is 3-8 ATS in its last 11 games at home
Penn State is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games at home

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MARCH 19, 7:00 PM
ILLINOIS vs. BOSTON UNIVERSITY
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Illinois's last 9 games on the road
Illinois is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
No trends available

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MARCH 19, 7:00 PM
SOUTH DAKOTA STATE vs. OLD DOMINION
No trends available
Old Dominion is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Old Dominion's last 6 games

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MARCH 19, 7:00 PM
AKRON vs. IUPU FORT WAYNE
Akron is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Akron is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
No trends available

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MARCH 19, 7:00 PM
CLEVELAND STATE vs. OHIO
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cleveland State's last 6 games on the road
Cleveland State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Ohio is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Ohio is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games at home

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MARCH 19, 7:00 PM
QUINNIPIAC vs. YALE
Quinnipiac is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Yale is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games
Yale is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games

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MARCH 19, 7:00 PM
TOWSON vs. USC UPSTATE
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Towson's last 8 games on the road
Towson is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
No trends available

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MARCH 19, 7:30 PM
IONA vs. LOUISIANA TECH
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Iona's last 6 games on the road
Iona is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Louisiana Tech's last 6 games
Louisiana Tech is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games

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MARCH 19, 8:00 PM
WYOMING vs. TEXAS A&M
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Wyoming's last 10 games on the road
Wyoming is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Texas A&M is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Texas A&M is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home

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MARCH 19, 8:00 PM
PRINCETON vs. TULANE
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Princeton's last 7 games on the road
Princeton is 10-5 SU in its last 15 games on the road
Tulane is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Tulane's last 11 games at home

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MARCH 19, 8:00 PM
VERMONT vs. GEORGIA
No trends available
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Georgia's last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Georgia's last 11 games

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MARCH 19, 8:05 PM
MOREHEAD STATE vs. ILLINOIS STATE
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Morehead State's last 5 games on the road
Morehead State is 3-8 ATS in its last 11 games on the road
Illinois State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Illinois State's last 11 games at home

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MARCH 19, 8:05 PM
MURRAY STATE vs. MISSOURI STATE
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Murray State's last 5 games on the road
Murray State is 6-13 SU in its last 19 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Missouri State's last 5 games at home
Missouri State is 17-2 SU in its last 19 games at home

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MARCH 19, 8:07 PM
NORTH DAKOTA vs. NEBRASKA OMAHA
North Dakota is 4-10-1 ATS in its last 15 games on the road
North Dakota is 4-14 SU in its last 18 games on the road
No trends available

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MARCH 19, 8:30 PM
TOLEDO vs. SOUTHERN MISS
Toledo is 13-6 SU in its last 19 games on the road
Toledo is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Southern Miss is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Southern Miss is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games

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MARCH 19, 9:00 PM
UC IRVINE vs. SOUTHERN METHODIST
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of UC Irvine's last 5 games on the road
UC Irvine is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Southern Methodist's last 10 games at home
Southern Methodist is 12-2 SU in its last 14 games at home

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MARCH 19, 9:00 PM
TEXAS A&M C.C. vs. NORTHERN COLORADO
No trends available
Northern Colorado is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Northern Colorado is 14-2 SU in its last 16 games at home

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MARCH 19, 9:00 PM
FRESNO STATE vs. TEXAS EL PASO
Fresno State is 4-11 SU in its last 15 games on the road
Fresno State is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Texas El Paso is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Texas El Paso is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Fresno State

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MARCH 19, 9:10 PM
IOWA vs. TENNESSEE
No trends available
Tennessee is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Tennessee's last 5 games

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MARCH 19, 10:00 PM
RADFORD vs. OREGON STATE
No trends available
Oregon State is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games
Oregon State is 13-3 SU in its last 16 games at home

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MARCH 19, 10:00 PM
LSU vs. SAN FRANCISCO
LSU is 2-9-2 ATS in its last 13 games on the road
LSU is 1-8 SU in its last 9 games on the road
San Francisco is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
San Francisco is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home

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MARCH 19, 10:00 PM
PACIFIC vs. GRAND CANYON
Pacific is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Pacific's last 8 games on the road
Grand Canyon is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games at home
Grand Canyon is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games

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MARCH 19, 10:30 PM
UTAH VALLEY vs. CALIFORNIA
Utah Valley is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games on the road
Utah Valley is 6-15 SU in its last 21 games on the road

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03/18/2014 12:45 PM

NCAAB

Tuesday, March 18

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NCAA Round 1 betting preview: Mount St. Mary's vs. Albany
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Mount St. Mary's Mountaineers vs. Albany Great Danes (-2.5, 141.5)

Although Albany has only one regular-season title in its 15-year Division I history, the Great Danes have turned into a regular visitor to the NCAA tournament. They will attempt to secure their first ever NCAA tournament victory Tuesday against fellow No.16 seed Mount St. Mary’s in a first-round game in Dayton, Ohio. Albany earned its fourth automatic bid in the last nine seasons by winning six of their final seven, knocking off the two 20-win teams in the American East tourney in the process.

The Great Danes held their opponents to an average of 55.5 points in those six late-season victories, something that figures to be a difficult challenge against the Mountaineers. Mount St. Mary’s, which led the Northeast Conference in scoring offense (76.3) as well as 3-point makes (284) and attempts (797), became the 24th team with a non-winning record to make the Big Dance with a surprising win over Robert Morris in the NEC title game. The postseason stay for the winner of this contest figures to be a short one, however, as the winner will face No. 1 overall seed Florida on Thursday.

TV: 6:40 p.m. ET, truTV

LINE HISTORY: Albany opened as 1.5-opint faves and now sit at -2.5. The total opened at 141.5.

INJURY WATCH: Albany: guard Anthony Odunsi, out indefinitely (concussion).

WHY BET MOUNT ST. MARY’S (16-16): The Mountaineers closed the season on a four-game winning streak, shooting at least 50 percent in three of their final four games – including 60.4 percent in the NEC championship game. Mount St. Mary’s is one of eight teams in the nation with three active 1,000-point scorers, including Julian Norfleet (1,598 points), Sam Prescott (1,196) and NEC tournament MVP Rashad Whack (1,059) – all of whom were named to the all-tournament team. The Mountaineers score 34.9 percent of their points beyond the arc (17th-most in the country), but rank sixth-to-last in field-goal percentage defense (49.3).

WHY BET ALBANY (18-14): The Great Danes enter their second straight Big Dance with an experienced lineup that starts three seniors, a junior and a sophomore – all of whom were a part of their second-round NCAA tournament loss to Duke last season. Peter Hooley, the second-leading scorer in the AEC (15.7) and lone underclassman in the starting lineup, needed only 20 minutes to erupt for 30 points in Albany’s conference quarterfinal win on March 8. Hooley, who was named tournament MVP after averaging 23.7 points at the event, finished ninth in the conference in 3-point percentage (40.1) and first in free-throw accuracy (86 percent).

TRENDS:

* Mount St. Mary's is 1-4 ATS in its last five non-conference games.
* Albany is 6-0 ATS in its last six games overall.
* Over is 4-0 in Mount St. Mary's last four neutral site games.
* Under is 5-1 in Albany's last six non-conference games.

CONSENSUS: Sixty-eight percent of the wagers are on Albany at -2.5

Always remember the 3 G's Girls,Golf, Gambling not in any particular order......:2thumbs:
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03/18/2014 12:46 PM

NCAAB

Tuesday, March 18

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NCAA Round 1 betting preview: Xavier vs. North Carolina State
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Xavier Musketeers vs. North Carolina State Wolfpack (+2.5, 142)

North Carolina State’s NCAA tournament hopes hung by a thread about two weeks ago, but that was before T.J. Warren went on a historic scoring spree. Warren, who looks to guide his team past fellow No. 12 seed Xavier on Tuesday in a first-round matchup in Dayton, Ohio, averaged 31.2 points over the his last five contests – including consecutive 40-point games. As a result, the Wolfpack won four of their final five after enduring a 1-4 stretch following a home loss to Miami (Fla.) on March 1.

After facing the nation’s leading scorer in Creighton’s Doug McDermott three times since the middle of January, squaring off against the ACC Player of the Year will hardly be a new challenge for a Musketeer team that has faced its share of dominant scorers. Xavier finished in a tie with Providence for third place in its inaugural season in the Big East and returns to the NCAA tournament for the eighth time in nine years after missing the Big Dance last season. The winner of this contest will head to Orlando, Fla. and face No. 5 seed Saint Louis on Thursday.

TV: 9:10 p.m. ET, truTV

LINE HISTORY: NC State opened as 2-point dogs, moved to +1.5, back to +2 and up to the current +2.5. The total opened 142.

INJURY WATCH: Xavier - Kamall Richards (Knee, out for season)

WHY BET XAVIER (21-12 SU, 18-13 ATS, 15-16 O/U): Working against the Musketeers is their recent history against McDermott, who averaged 31.3 points against them in their three meetings. Matt Stainbrook suffered a left MCL injury on March 3 against Seton Hall, which caused him to miss the next game and contributed to the Musketeers’ 1-3 finish. Stainbrook was limited to 24 minutes over the Musketeers’ last two contests, making a deep run by Xavier unlikely unless it can get more court time from a player who leads his team in rebounding (7.3) and ranks second in the Big East in field-goal percentage (55.3).

WHY BET NORTH CAROLINA STATE (21-13 SU, 18-12-1 ATS, 17-13-1 O/U): Warren became the first ACC player to score 40 points in consecutive games since Georgia Tech's Kenny Anderson in December 1990 and the first Wolfpack player to accomplish the feat since program legend David Thompson in December 1974. The nation’s third-leading scorer was held to four points in North Carolina State’s second-round loss to Temple last season, but has posted at least 20 points in 17 straight games. Ralston Turner is the only other player to carry a double-figure scoring average (10.2) and the only regular to shoot better than 28 percent from beyond the arc.

TRENDS:

* Wolfpack are 21-7 ATS in their last 28 neutral site games.
* Musketeers are 4-1 ATS in their last five games following a ATS loss.
* Over is 8-1 in Wolfpack last nine overall.
* Under is 7-0 in Musketeers last seven Tuesday games.

CONSENSUS: 61 percent of wagers are on North Carolina State.

Always remember the 3 G's Girls,Golf, Gambling not in any particular order......:2thumbs:
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03/18/2014 05:36 PM

First Set of Games:


Tuesday, March 18

Game Score Status Pick Amount

Mount St. Mary's - 6:40 PM ET Albany -2.5 500 *****
Albany -

Robert Morris - 7:00 PM ET St. John's -13.5 500 *****
St. John's -

Florida Gulf Coast - 7:00 PM ET Florida Gulf Coast +10.5 500 DOUBLE PLAY
Florida St. -

West Virginia - 7:00 PM ET West Virginia +4.5 500
Georgetown -

VMI - 7:00 PM ET VMI +11 500
Canisius -

Wright St. - 7:00 PM ET Wright St. -3 500 *****
East Carolina -

Norfolk State - 7:00 PM ET Norfolk State +11.5 500
Eastern Michigan -

Chattanooga - 7:00 PM ET East Tennessee St. -5.5 500
East Tennessee St. -

Stony Brook - 7:00 PM ET Stony Brook +2 500 *****
Siena -




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Alabama St. - 8:00 PM ET Alabama St. +9.5 500
Sam Houston St. -

Columbia - 8:05 PM ET Columbia +3.5 500
Valparaiso -

Belmont - 8:15 PM ET Green Bay -6.5 500 *****
Green Bay -

High Point - 8:15 PM ET Minnesota -17.5 500
Minnesota -

Indiana St. - 9:00 PM ET Indiana St. +9.5 500 *****
Arkansas -

Davidson - 9:00 PM ET Davidson +6.5 500 DOUBLE PLAY
Missouri -

Georgia St - 9:00 PM ET Georgia St +6 500 DOUBLE PLAY
Clemson -

Xavier - 9:10 PM ET Xavier -3.5 500 *****
N.C. State -

Portland St. - 10:00 PM ET Portland St. +9.5 500 DOUBLE PLAY
San Diego -

Utah - 11:00 PM ET Utah +1 500 TRIPLE PLAY
St. Mary's -

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03/19/2014 05:53 PM

Which NCAA tournament seed is the best bet?

Much is made about the No. 5 versus No. 12 matchup in Round 2 of the NCAA tournament. It seems like every March, at least one No. 12 stuns a No. 5 in one of the opening upsets of March Madness.

Last March, the No. 12 seeds were a bountiful 3-1 SU and ATS against the No. 5 seeds. And, going back to 2007, No. 12 seeds are 12-16 SU but 16-12 ATS versus fifth-seeded opponents.

This year, the No. 12 seeds already in place are Stephen F. Austin (+6.5 vs. VCU), Harvard (+2.5 vs. Cincinnati), and North Dakota State (+4 vs. Oklahoma). The other No. 12-versus-No. 5 matchup will be decided in Round 1, with the winner of the No. 12 play-in game between Xavier and North Carolina State facing No. 5 Saint Louis in Round 2.

The No. 6-No. 11 games are nearly as treacherous for the better seed, with No. 6 teams going 16-12 SU but 13-14-1 ATS. The No. 6 seeds went 3-1 SU and ATS in last year’s tournament, with No. 6 UCLA getting beat by 20 points against No. 11 Minnesota. However, the Golden Gophers were 3-point favorites for that Round of 64 contest.

On the other end of the scale, No. 3 seeds are a consistent cover in their opening game versus No. 14 seeds – more so than No.1 and No. 2 teams.

In 2013, No. 3 seeds went 3-1 but just 2-2 ATS, with third-ranked New Mexico losing outright to No. 14 Harvard as a 10.5-point favorite in the Round of 64. But, looking back over the past seven NCAA tournaments, No. 3 seeds are 26-2 SU and 19-9 ATS.

No. 1 seeds are undefeated in the NCAA tournament, holding a perfect 28-0 SU record since 2007. They’ve also been a solid bet to cover the spread, going 17-10-1 ATS in those games. However, last March, the No. 1 seeds finished the Round of 64 just 1-3 ATS with eventual national champion Louisville as the only top team to come through for bettors in the second round.

Virginia faces the biggest spread of this year’s No. 1 seeds (so far), giving 21 points to opening opponent No. 16 Coastal Carolina. No. 1 Arizona is a 19.5-point favorite versus No. 16 Weber State. The other two No. 1 seeds – Florida and Wichita State – will have their Round 2 foes decided in the play-in games.

The No. 4-versus-No. 13 games have produced a similar record as the No. 1-No. 16 contests, going 21-7 SU and 17-11 ATS since 2007. Fourth-seeded programs were 3-1 SU and ATS in 2013, with No. 4 Kansas State as the lone blemish. The Wildcats were defeated 63-61 by No. 13 LaSalle as 6-point favorites.

Overall, the higher-seeded team is 164-60 SU and 123-97-4 ATS in Round 2 of the NCAA tournament since 2007 – covering 56 percent of the time in that stretch.

Note: The No. 3 versus No. 14 games have produced a 9-19 Over/Under record in the past seven NCAA tournament games – playing below the total 68 percent of the time.

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03/19/2014 05:53 PM

Best Over and Under NCAA tournament total bets

For total bettors, March Madness isn’t about upsets or Cinderellas – it’s all about Overs and Unders. Who gives a crap if a No. 2 seed shocked a No. 15? Did they top the total or not?

We look at which 2014 NCAA tournament teams have the best Over and Under records during the Big Dance, going back to 1998.

Best Over

Kentucky: 30-17-1 63.5%
Stanford: 16-8 67%
Ohio State: 22-12 65%
Gonzaga: 22-10 69%
BYU: 9-4 69%

Best Under

Duke: 24-32 57%
Kansas: 23-31 57%
UCLA: 14-20 59%
North Carolina State: 4-10 71%
New Mexico: 3-7 70%
Kansas State: 4-6 60%
UL Lafayette: 0-3 100%

Always remember the 3 G's Girls,Golf, Gambling not in any particular order......:2thumbs:
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03/19/2014 05:54 PM

Best and worst NCAA tournament bets

Moving on in March Madness isn’t always enough – especially when pointspreads are involved. Some teams rise to the occasion for NCAAB bettors while others come up short of the oddsmakers’ expectations every year.

We look at which 2014 NCAA tournament teams have the best and worst ATS record during the Big Dance, going back to 1998.

Best ATS

Michigan State: 33-20-1 62%
Florida: 25-15-2 62.5%
Xavier: 18-7-2 72%
VCU: 12-2 86%
Michigan: 9-4 69%
Tulsa: 7-2 78%
Wichita State: 7-2 78%
North Carolina: 28-19-1 59.5%
Arizona: 22-16-1 58%

Worst ATS

Duke: 24-31-1 44%
Ohio State: 15-19 44%
Texas: 14-17-1 45%
Pittsburgh: 10-16 38%
Stanford: 9-15 37.

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03/19/2014 05:54 PM

Beware these three teams ending NCAA tournament droughts

The 68 teams participating in this year's March Madness have enough pressure to deal with. But for a handful of select schools, that tension is magnified by the fact that they just don't get to the tournament all that often.

Whether a team is new to the Big Dance or hasn't been there for a while, it can be hard to shake the "happy-to-be-here" sensation, particularly since most of them face difficult first-round matchups. And judging by this year's crop of newcomers, that trend should continue in 2014.

Here are three teams making a rare March Madness appearance:

Cal Poly Mustangs (13-19, 6-10 Big West)

The Mustangs are making their first-ever appearance in the NCAA tournament, earning a spot in a first-round play-in game against the Texas Southern Tigers in a battle of 16th-seeded teams. Despite stumbling to sixth place in the Big West, Cal Poly stunned the college basketball world by rolling past UC Santa Barbara, shading top-seeded UC Irvine and sneaking past Cal State Northridge to win the conference championship. The Mustangs are installed as 3-point favorites against Texas Southern, with the winner taking on unbeaten Wichita State in Round 2 of the Midwest Regional.

North Carolina Central Eagles (28-5, 15-1 Mid-East Atlantic)

The Eagles are the other tournament team making its debut appearance, drawing a 14-seed in the East Regional and an opening encounter with the Iowa State Cyclones Friday night. North Carolina Central steamrolled to a 15-1 conference record, then blasted Howard 92-46, eased past Norfolk State 68-45 and defeated Morgan State 71-62 for its first-ever MEAC title. The Eagles are listed as 9-point underdogs against the Cyclones - the best odds of any 14th-seeded team in the tournament - and would face either North Carolina or Providence in the next round.

Mercer Bears (26-8, 14-4 Atlantic Sun)

No fact can illustrate Mercer's tournament drought better than this: Its only previous March Madness team was led by future NBA head coach and analyst Sam Mitchell. Mercer, seeded 14th in the Midwest Region, will make its first tournament appearance since 1985 when it squares off against the powerhouse Duke Blue Devils Friday afternoon. The Bears, who fell to the John Salley-led Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets in the first round 29 years ago, qualified for this year's event by defeating Florida Gulf Coast 68-60 in the Atlantic Sun final. Mercer is a 13-point dog against Duke.

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03/19/2014 05:55 PM

NCAAB
Long Sheet

Wednesday, March 19

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CAL POLY-SLO (13 - 19) vs. TEXAS SOUTHERN (19 - 15) - 3/19/2014, 6:40 PM
Top Trends for this game.
CAL POLY-SLO is 10-19 ATS (-10.9 Units) in all games this season.
CAL POLY-SLO is 10-19 ATS (-10.9 Units) in all lined games this season.
CAL POLY-SLO is 4-11 ATS (-8.1 Units) as a favorite this season.
CAL POLY-SLO is 0-6 ATS (-6.6 Units) in road games on Wednesday games over the last 3 seasons.
CAL POLY-SLO is 2-8 ATS (-6.8 Units) after allowing 60 points or less this season.


Head-to-Head Series History
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IOWA (20 - 12) vs. TENNESSEE (21 - 12) - 3/19/2014, 9:10 PM
Top Trends for this game.
IOWA is 16-36 ATS (-23.6 Units) when playing with 5 or 6 days rest since 1997.
TENNESSEE is 53-37 ATS (+12.3 Units) in all games over the last 3 seasons.
TENNESSEE is 53-37 ATS (+12.3 Units) in all lined games over the last 3 seasons.
TENNESSEE is 101-69 ATS (+25.1 Units) as an underdog since 1997.
TENNESSEE is 36-19 ATS (+15.1 Units) after a conference game over the last 3 seasons.
TENNESSEE is 15-6 ATS (+8.4 Units) off a loss against a conference rival over the last 3 seasons.
TENNESSEE is 94-67 ATS (+20.3 Units) versus good offensive teams - scoring 77+ points/game since 1997.
IOWA is 39-25 ATS (+11.5 Units) in all games over the last 2 seasons.
IOWA is 39-25 ATS (+11.5 Units) in all lined games over the last 2 seasons.
IOWA is 17-8 ATS (+8.2 Units) in non-conference games over the last 2 seasons.
IOWA is 18-8 ATS (+9.2 Units) versus good defensive teams - allowing <=64 points/game after 15+ games over the last 2 seasons.
IOWA is 22-12 ATS (+8.8 Units) versus good defensive teams - allowing <=64 points/game over the last 2 seasons.
TENNESSEE is 33-52 ATS (-24.2 Units) in all neutral court games since 1997.
TENNESSEE is 33-52 ATS (-24.2 Units) when playing on a neutral court since 1997.
TENNESSEE is 29-52 ATS (-28.2 Units) in all tournament games since 1997.


Head-to-Head Series History
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.




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ILLINOIS (19 - 14) at BOSTON U (24 - 10) - 3/19/2014, 7:00 PM
Top Trends for this game.
BOSTON U is 35-20 ATS (+13.0 Units) in all games since 1997.
BOSTON U is 35-20 ATS (+13.0 Units) in all lined games since 1997.
BOSTON U is 26-13 ATS (+11.7 Units) in non-conference games since 1997.
ILLINOIS is 8-1 ATS (+6.9 Units) in all tournament games over the last 2 seasons.


Head-to-Head Series History
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.




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IONA (22 - 10) at LOUISIANA TECH (27 - 7) - 3/19/2014, 7:30 PM
Top Trends for this game.
LOUISIANA TECH is 48-33 ATS (+11.7 Units) in all games over the last 3 seasons.
LOUISIANA TECH is 48-33 ATS (+11.7 Units) in all lined games over the last 3 seasons.
LOUISIANA TECH is 15-8 ATS (+6.2 Units) as a favorite this season.


Head-to-Head Series History
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.




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VERMONT (22 - 10) at GEORGIA (19 - 13) - 3/19/2014, 8:00 PM
Top Trends for this game.
GEORGIA is 8-2 ATS (+5.8 Units) in home games after a conference game this season.


Head-to-Head Series History
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.




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TOLEDO (27 - 6) at SOUTHERN MISS (27 - 6) - 3/19/2014, 8:30 PM
Top Trends for this game.
TOLEDO is 21-38 ATS (-20.8 Units) in road games off a loss against a conference rival since 1997.
SOUTHERN MISS is 20-10 ATS (+9.0 Units) in all games this season.
SOUTHERN MISS is 20-10 ATS (+9.0 Units) in all lined games this season.
SOUTHERN MISS is 18-7 ATS (+10.3 Units) as a favorite this season.
SOUTHERN MISS is 9-2 ATS (+6.8 Units) in all home games this season.
SOUTHERN MISS is 9-2 ATS (+6.8 Units) in home lined games this season.
SOUTHERN MISS is 13-5 ATS (+7.5 Units) when playing against a team with a winning record this season.
TOLEDO is 12-4 ATS (+7.6 Units) in non-conference games over the last 2 seasons.


Head-to-Head Series History
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.




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UC-IRVINE (23 - 11) at SMU (23 - 9) - 3/19/2014, 9:00 PM
Top Trends for this game.
SMU is 10-2 ATS (+7.8 Units) in all home games this season.
SMU is 10-2 ATS (+7.8 Units) in home lined games this season.
SMU is 13-28 ATS (-17.8 Units) in all tournament games since 1997.
SMU is 50-72 ATS (-29.2 Units) in home games when playing against a team with a winning record since 1997.
SMU is 30-49 ATS (-23.9 Units) in home games when playing against a team with a winning record after 15 or more games since 1997.


Head-to-Head Series History
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.




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LSU (19 - 13) at SAN FRANCISCO (21 - 11) - 3/19/2014, 10:00 PM
Top Trends for this game.
SAN FRANCISCO is 33-21 ATS (+9.9 Units) in all games over the last 2 seasons.
SAN FRANCISCO is 33-21 ATS (+9.9 Units) in all lined games over the last 2 seasons.
SAN FRANCISCO is 23-12 ATS (+9.8 Units) after a conference game over the last 2 seasons.
SAN FRANCISCO is 23-11 ATS (+10.9 Units) when playing against a team with a winning record over the last 2 seasons.
SAN FRANCISCO is 19-8 ATS (+10.2 Units) when playing against a team with a winning record after 15 or more games over the last 3 seasons.
SAN FRANCISCO is 72-104 ATS (-42.4 Units) in non-conference games since 1997.


Head-to-Head Series History
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.




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UTAH VALLEY ST (20 - 11) at CALIFORNIA (19 - 13) - 3/19/2014, 10:30 PM
Top Trends for this game.
CALIFORNIA is 1-8 ATS (-7.8 Units) on Wednesday games this season.
CALIFORNIA is 7-18 ATS (-12.8 Units) in home games when playing with 5 or 6 days rest since 1997.
CALIFORNIA is 1-7 ATS (-6.7 Units) off a loss against a conference rival this season.


Head-to-Head Series History
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.




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S DAKOTA ST (19 - 12) at OLD DOMINION (16 - 17) - 3/19/2014, 7:00 PM
Top Trends for this game.
S DAKOTA ST is 47-32 ATS (+11.8 Units) in all games over the last 3 seasons.
S DAKOTA ST is 47-32 ATS (+11.8 Units) in all lined games over the last 3 seasons.
S DAKOTA ST is 8-1 ATS (+6.9 Units) when playing against a team with a losing record this season.
S DAKOTA ST is 7-0 ATS (+7.0 Units) when playing against a team with a losing record after 15 or more games this season.
S DAKOTA ST is 6-0 ATS (+6.0 Units) versus poor offensive teams - scoring <=64 points/game after 15+ games over the last 2 seasons.
S DAKOTA ST is 15-4 ATS (+10.6 Units) versus poor offensive teams - scoring <=64 points/game since 1997.
OLD DOMINION is 11-24 ATS (-15.4 Units) after a conference game over the last 2 seasons.
OLD DOMINION is 110-153 ATS (-58.3 Units) when playing against a team with a winning record since 1997.
OLD DOMINION is 60-85 ATS (-33.5 Units) when playing against a team with a winning record after 15 or more games since 1997.


Head-to-Head Series History
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.




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HAMPTON (18 - 12) at PENN ST (15 - 17) - 3/19/2014, 7:00 PM
Top Trends for this game.
PENN ST is 8-2 ATS (+5.8 Units) in non-conference games this season.


Head-to-Head Series History
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.




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PRINCETON (20 - 8) at TULANE (17 - 16) - 3/19/2014, 8:00 PM
There are no Top Trends with records of significance that apply to this game.


Head-to-Head Series History
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.




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MOREHEAD ST (20 - 13) at ILLINOIS ST (16 - 15) - 3/19/2014, 8:00 PM
Top Trends for this game.
MOREHEAD ST is 22-35 ATS (-16.5 Units) in all games over the last 2 seasons.
MOREHEAD ST is 22-35 ATS (-16.5 Units) in all lined games over the last 2 seasons.
MOREHEAD ST is 12-22 ATS (-12.2 Units) after a conference game over the last 2 seasons.
MOREHEAD ST is 36-20 ATS (+14.0 Units) in road games off a loss against a conference rival since 1997.
ILLINOIS ST is 14-24 ATS (-12.4 Units) after a conference game over the last 2 seasons.


Head-to-Head Series History
ILLINOIS ST is 1-0 against the spread versus MOREHEAD ST over the last 3 seasons
ILLINOIS ST is 1-0 straight up against MOREHEAD ST over the last 3 seasons
1 of 1 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons




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WYOMING (18 - 14) at TEXAS A&M (17 - 15) - 3/19/2014, 8:00 PM
Top Trends for this game.
WYOMING is 22-38 ATS (-19.8 Units) in March games since 1997.
WYOMING is 4-14 ATS (-11.4 Units) versus good defensive teams - allowing <=64 points/game after 15+ games over the last 3 seasons.
TEXAS A&M is 16-4 ATS (+11.6 Units) on Wednesday games over the last 3 seasons.
TEXAS A&M is 79-53 ATS (+20.7 Units) in home games after a conference game since 1997.
WYOMING is 15-5 ATS (+9.5 Units) in non-conference games over the last 2 seasons.
WYOMING is 12-5 ATS (+6.5 Units) when playing against a team with a winning record this season.


Head-to-Head Series History
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.




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FRESNO ST (17 - 16) at UTEP (23 - 10) - 3/19/2014, 9:00 PM
Top Trends for this game.
UTEP is 18-9 ATS (+8.1 Units) in all games this season.
UTEP is 18-9 ATS (+8.1 Units) in all lined games this season.
UTEP is 22-11 ATS (+9.9 Units) after a conference game over the last 2 seasons.
UTEP is 21-10 ATS (+10.0 Units) in non-conference games over the last 3 seasons.
UTEP is 24-13 ATS (+9.7 Units) when playing against a team with a winning record over the last 2 seasons.
FRESNO ST is 35-23 ATS (+9.7 Units) in all games over the last 2 seasons.
FRESNO ST is 35-23 ATS (+9.7 Units) in all lined games over the last 2 seasons.
FRESNO ST is 25-14 ATS (+9.6 Units) as an underdog over the last 2 seasons.
FRESNO ST is 21-8 ATS (+12.2 Units) in road games over the last 2 seasons.
FRESNO ST is 21-8 ATS (+12.2 Units) in road lined games over the last 2 seasons.
FRESNO ST is 15-6 ATS (+8.4 Units) on Wednesday games over the last 2 seasons.
FRESNO ST is 24-13 ATS (+9.7 Units) after a conference game over the last 2 seasons.
FRESNO ST is 9-2 ATS (+6.8 Units) in road games off a loss against a conference rival over the last 2 seasons.


Head-to-Head Series History
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.




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RADFORD (21 - 12) at OREGON ST (16 - 15) - 3/19/2014, 10:00 PM
Top Trends for this game.
RADFORD is 4-13 ATS (-10.3 Units) after a conference game since 1997.
RADFORD is 1-9 ATS (-8.9 Units) in non-conference games since 1997.
OREGON ST is 16-7 ATS (+8.3 Units) off a loss against a conference rival over the last 2 seasons.


Head-to-Head Series History
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.




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QUINNIPIAC (20 - 11) at YALE (15 - 13) - 3/19/2014, 7:00 PM
Top Trends for this game.
YALE is 18-8 ATS (+9.2 Units) as a favorite over the last 3 seasons.


Head-to-Head Series History
QUINNIPIAC is 1-0 straight up against YALE over the last 3 seasons




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TOWSON ST (23 - 10) at USC UPSTATE (19 - 14) - 3/19/2014, 7:00 PM
Top Trends for this game.
TOWSON ST is 18-9 ATS (+8.1 Units) in road games over the last 2 seasons.
TOWSON ST is 18-9 ATS (+8.1 Units) in road lined games over the last 2 seasons.


Head-to-Head Series History
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.




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CLEVELAND ST (21 - 11) at OHIO U (23 - 11) - 3/19/2014, 7:00 PM
Top Trends for this game.
CLEVELAND ST is 9-22 ATS (-15.2 Units) in March games since 1997.
CLEVELAND ST is 50-90 ATS (-49.0 Units) off a loss against a conference rival since 1997.
CLEVELAND ST is 16-36 ATS (-23.6 Units) in all tournament games since 1997.
CLEVELAND ST is 2-10 ATS (-9.0 Units) in first round tournament games since 1997.
OHIO U is 24-8 ATS (+15.2 Units) as a home favorite of 3 points or less or pick since 1997.
OHIO U is 119-88 ATS (+22.2 Units) in all home games since 1997.
OHIO U is 119-88 ATS (+22.2 Units) in home lined games since 1997.
OHIO U is 21-9 ATS (+11.1 Units) in non-conference games over the last 3 seasons.
OHIO U is 12-3 ATS (+8.7 Units) off a loss against a conference rival over the last 3 seasons.
CLEVELAND ST is 21-8 ATS (+12.2 Units) in all games this season.
CLEVELAND ST is 21-8 ATS (+12.2 Units) in all lined games this season.
CLEVELAND ST is 13-3 ATS (+9.7 Units) in road games this season.
CLEVELAND ST is 13-3 ATS (+9.7 Units) in road lined games this season.
CLEVELAND ST is 13-4 ATS (+8.6 Units) after a conference game this season.
OHIO U is 4-13 ATS (-10.3 Units) in home games after a conference game over the last 2 seasons.


Head-to-Head Series History
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.




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AKRON (21 - 12) at IUPU-FT WAYNE (24 - 10) - 3/19/2014, 7:00 PM
Top Trends for this game.
AKRON is 10-18 ATS (-9.8 Units) in all games this season.
AKRON is 10-18 ATS (-9.8 Units) in all lined games this season.
IUPU-FT WAYNE is 20-8 ATS (+11.2 Units) in all games this season.
IUPU-FT WAYNE is 20-8 ATS (+11.2 Units) in all lined games this season.
IUPU-FT WAYNE is 12-5 ATS (+6.5 Units) after a conference game this season.
IUPU-FT WAYNE is 13-5 ATS (+7.5 Units) in non-conference games over the last 2 seasons.
IUPU-FT WAYNE is 10-3 ATS (+6.7 Units) when playing against a team with a winning record this season.
IUPU-FT WAYNE is 16-6 ATS (+9.4 Units) when playing against a team with a winning record after 15 or more games over the last 3 seasons.


Head-to-Head Series History
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.




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MURRAY ST (18 - 11) at MISSOURI ST (20 - 12) - 3/19/2014, 8:00 PM
Top Trends for this game.
MURRAY ST is 73-100 ATS (-37.0 Units) when playing against a team with a winning record since 1997.
MISSOURI ST is 27-12 ATS (+13.8 Units) after a conference game over the last 2 seasons.
MISSOURI ST is 16-4 ATS (+11.6 Units) off a loss against a conference rival over the last 2 seasons.
MURRAY ST is 12-5 ATS (+6.5 Units) after a conference game this season.
MISSOURI ST is 0-7 ATS (-7.7 Units) in home games in non-conference games over the last 3 seasons.


Head-to-Head Series History
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.




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N DAKOTA (17 - 16) at NEBRASKA-OMAHA (16 - 14) - 3/19/2014, 8:00 PM
Top Trends for this game.
N DAKOTA is 11-19 ATS (-9.9 Units) in all games this season.
N DAKOTA is 11-19 ATS (-9.9 Units) in all lined games this season.
NEBRASKA-OMAHA is 0-6 ATS (-6.6 Units) in home games when playing against a team with a winning record over the last 2 seasons.
NEBRASKA-OMAHA is 2-9 ATS (-7.9 Units) when playing against a team with a winning record after 15 or more games over the last 2 seasons.


Head-to-Head Series History
NEBRASKA-OMAHA is 1-0 against the spread versus N DAKOTA over the last 3 seasons
NEBRASKA-OMAHA is 1-0 straight up against N DAKOTA over the last 3 seasons




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TEXAS A&M CC (17 - 15) at N COLORADO (18 - 13) - 3/19/2014, 9:00 PM
Top Trends for this game.
N COLORADO is 3-14 ATS (-12.4 Units) when playing against a team with a winning record over the last 2 seasons.


Head-to-Head Series History
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.




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PACIFIC (15 - 15) at GRAND CANYON (15 - 14) - 3/19/2014, 10:00 PM
Top Trends for this game.
PACIFIC is 8-2 ATS (+5.8 Units) in non-conference games this season.


Head-to-Head Series History
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.

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03/19/2014 05:56 PM

NCAAB
Short Sheet

Wednesday, March 19

Cal Poly Slo at Texas Southern, 6:40 ET
Cal Poly Slo: 4-11 ATS (-8.1 Units) as a favorite
Texas Southern: 5-1 ATS after 2 or more consecutive wins

Iowa at Tennessee, 9:10 ET
Iowa: 20-36 ATS off an upset loss as a favorite
Tennessee: 15-6 ATS off a loss against a conference rival


Thursday, March 20

Dayton at Ohio State, 12:15 ET
Dayton: 9-2 ATS in road non-conference games
Ohio State: 8-1 OVER in a NCAA tournament games

Western Michigan at Syracuse, 2:45 ET
W Michigan: 19-37 ATS as an underdog of 10 or more points
Syracuse: 14-6 ATS after playing 2 consecutive games as favorite

St Joseph's at Connecticut, 6:55 ET
St Joseph's: 15-7 UNDER as a favorite
Connecticut: 11-3 ATS off a loss against a conference rival

Wisc Milwaukee at Villanova, 9:25 ET
Wisc Milwaukee: 7-1 ATS in all tournament games
Villanova: 15-5 OVER off a loss against a conference rival

Pittsburgh at Colorado, 1:40 ET
Pittsburgh: 10-2 OVER comign off an ATS win
Colorado: 18-9 ATS coming off an ATS loss

Manhattan at Louisville, 9:50 ET
Manhattan: 17-6 ATS as a neutral court underdog
Louisville: 14-3 OVER in all neutral court games

BYU at Oregon, 3:10 ET
BYU: 0-8 ATS as a neutral court underdog
Oregon: 6-0 ATS in a post-season tournament game

American at Wisconsin, 12:40 ET
American: 4-0 ATS in all lined games
Wisconsin: 12-23 ATS after failing to cover 2 of their last 3 against the spread

Arizona State at Texas, 9:40 ET
Arizona St: 2-8 ATS as an underdog
Texas: 31-16 UNDER in road games after playing a game as an underdog

Wofford at Michigan, 7:10 ET
Wofford: 11-3 ATS off an ATS win
Michigan: 8-2 OVER in road games after 3 consecutive conference games

Harvard at Cincinnati, 2:10 ET
Harvard: 14-7 ATS after playing a game as favorite
Cincinnati: 1-7 ATS in road games after allowing 60 points or less

Delaware at Michigan State, 4:40 ET
Delaware: 7-0 OVER in road games after covering 3 of their last 4 against the spread
Michigan St: 7-0 OVER after a combined score of 125 points or less

North Dakota State at Oklahoma, 7:25 ET
N Dakota St: 6-16 ATS after 4 or more consecutive wins
Oklahoma: 7-1 ATS after 1 or more consecutive losses

New Mexico State at San Diego State, 9:55 ET
New Mexico St: 7-0 UNDER in all neutral court games
San Diego St: 7-0 ATS against WAC opponents

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