After a relatively calm Thursday, I would bet that most of our brackets are still in tact. Murray State over Marquette was the only real upset, but many saw that one coming. 8 Second Round matchups have been set in stone for Saturday. I want to focus on a juicy 3-6 battle out of the East - Maryland vs LSU. I’ll break down how the two teams wound up meeting, how they stack … [Read more...] about Tigers vs Terps – Who Will Be Moving On?
March Madness 2019
It would be remiss to say that #1 Region seeds Duke, Virginia, and North Carolina are feeling extra pressure due to any events that occurred on Thursday. All 3 Atlantic Coast Conference powerhouses are set to tip-off their March Madness bids on Friday, and all are already under intense scrutiny and surrounded by NBA Draft and national-title buzz. But gamblers who bet big on … [Read more...] about The ACC Has Not Had a Marvelous Start at the NCAA Tournament
Gonzaga, Michigan, Texas Tech, Florida State, Buffalo, Marquette, Nevada, Syracuse, Florida, Baylor, Arizona State, Murray State, Vermont, Montana, Northern Kentucky, Fairleigh Dickinson. These are the 16 teams of the 2019 NCAA Tournament’s West Region ranked in order of how likely Bovada feels they are to reach the Final Four. After spending some time looking over the … [Read more...] about Best of the West – Breaking Down the NCAA Tournament’s West Region
Some jaded readers may joke that WagerBop is including First Four recaps in our March Madness Round-of-64 previews because the 65th through 68th entries in the NCAA Tournament are not important enough to warrant recaps of their own. Of course that’s not exactly true – a pair of #6 seeds must now contend with #11 seeds out of the opening mini-tourney, #11 seeds which have the … [Read more...] about NCAA Tournament Midwest Region: UNC, Kentucky Must Outlast 3rd-Seeded Houston
There used to be no saying this before the Round of 64 tipped off, but March Madness is underway in 2019. First Four action on Tuesday was about breaking 2 streaks. The first contest of the tourney saw Fairleigh Dickinson come back from a daunting halftime deficit to beat Prairie View A&M in a clash of West Region #16 seeds. Though the Knights will likely fail to slay … [Read more...] about Southern Stars: March Madness South Region Preview and Best Bets