1. Dayton vs. Ohio State Betting Line, March Madness Analysis, Pick

    The Ohio State Buckeyes are riding a wallet-emptying 0-6 point spread slide into the NCAA tournament , but they'll get a chance to reverse that trend when they take on the Dayton Flyers in their South Region opener at the Big Dance...

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  2. BYU vs. Oregon Betting Line, West Region Pick, Analysis

    The Oregon Ducks beat the BYU Cougars in a wild contest back in December, so the Cougars will be looking for revenge on Thursday night when the schools meet again in West Region action at the NCAA tournament ...

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  3. Arizona State vs. Texas Betting Line, Midwest Region Pick, Analysis

    The Texas Longhorns have lost five of their last eight games and the Arizona State Sun Devils have lost five of their last seven contests...

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  4. March Madness Betting: What History Tells Us About Likely Upsets

    Picking the biggest upset in March Madness history depends on your perspective and the context. George Mason’s 2006 upset of UConn was huge because it sent an 11 seed to the Final Four at the expense of a top seed...

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  5. Cal Poly vs. Texas Southern Betting Line, First Four Analysis, Pick

    At six games under .500 and 11-19 against the spread on the season, the Cal Poly Mustangs are still favorites in their First Four matchup against the Texas Southern Tigers in Dayton on Wednesday night...

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  6. Iowa vs. Tennessee Betting Line, First 4 Analysis, Pick

    The Iowa Hawkeyes have lost seven games in a row against the spread, and they'll be on the floor Wednesday night in First Four action at the University of Dayton as they tip off against the Tennessee Volunteers...

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  7. North Carolina State vs. Xavier Betting Line, March Madness Analysis, Pick

    Basketball bettors really want the Xavier Musketeers in the March Madness bracket. They have managed to cover the posted spread at the sportsbooks in 18 of their last 23 ...

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  8. Mount St. Mary's vs. Albany First Four Betting Line, Analysis, Pick

    The Albany Great Danes closed the season winning six of seven games straight up, while the Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers won four in a row...

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  9. Play-in Game Betting Trends: Xavier Best March Madness Team

    The First Four (better known as the play-in round) tips off Tuesday with two games, including Xavier vs. North Carolina State, where bettors will be cheering on the Musketeers...

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  10. Duke vs. Virginia Odds Analysis: ACC Title Game Betting by the Numbers

    With an outside shot at the winner of this game getting a No. 1 seed in the Big Dance, it’s no wonder the oddsmakers have made this line so tight...

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  11. Louisville vs. Houston Basketball: Odds Analysis, Preview and Power Rankings

    The second-seeded Louisville Cardinals advanced to the AAC semifinals behind a 92-31 annihilation of Rutgers on Thursday, while the Houston Cougars arrive via their second win over a ranked opponent during a 5-1 span (68-64 vs SMU)...

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  12. Manchester United vs. Liverpool: Betting Preview, Odds, Prediction

    Despite losing their recent Champions League match, Manchester United have been playing well in the Premier League after a rough spell. They are unbeaten in their last four league matches with wins in their last two...

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  13. North Carolina vs. Duke Spread Analysis, Prediction

    The most exciting rivalry in college basketball is renewed as North Carolina visits Duke on the final weekend of the regular season...

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  14. Wichita State Shockers vs. Evansville Purple Aces: Betting Analysis and Preview

    The Wichita State Shockers open their Missouri Valley conference tournament campaign against Evansville, upset winners Thursday night. The Shockers already beat the Purple Aces 81-67 at home and 84-68 on the road in games played last month...

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  15. Miami Heat vs. San Antonio Spurs Odds Analysis, Prediction, Trends

    In a potential preview of the NBA Finals, last season's finalists meet for a second time this season, with the two-time defending champion Heat looking to complete the season sweep of San Antonio...

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  16. Louisville Cardinals vs. SMU Mustangs Odds Analysis, Preview, Power Rankings

    It's a clash of coaching legends as Rick Pitino brings his defending champion Louisville Cardinals to Dallas to take on Larry Brown and the SMU Mustangs. Louisville won the first meeting back on Jan...

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  17. Creighton Bluejays vs. Georgetown Hoyas Odds Analysis, Trends and Preview

    In search of its first Big East Conference title in its inaugural season in the league, the No. 13 Creighton Bluejays take their offensive show on the road to Georgetown for a crucial showdown at Verizon Center in Washington, D...

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  18. Notre Dame vs. North Carolina: Odds Preview and Spread Prediction

    The North Carolina Tar Heels look to sweep the season series against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish Monday night, and oddsmakers opened them as strong favorites to repeat their 73-62 win at South Bend earlier this season...

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  19. New York Knicks vs. Miami Heat Spread Analysis and Pick Prediction

    The two-time defending champion Miami Heat , seeded second in the Eastern Conference right now, play host to the outside-looking-in New York Knicks tonight...

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  20. Real Madrid vs. Schalke Odds, Champions League Betting Preview

    In the first leg of the Champions League knockout stage, Real Madrid is the favorite Wednesday heading to Germany to face Schalke 04 ...

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  21. Syracuse Orange vs. Duke Blue Devils Betting Odds, Preview, Trends

    In a rematch from February 1, the top-ranked Syracuse Orange visit the No. 5 Duke Blue Devils for an ACC showdown on Saturday. The Orange defeated Duke in their first meeting, 91-89...

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  22. Miami Heat vs. Oklahoma City Thunder Odds Preview, Prediction, Trends

    King James. The Slim Reaper. The two-time defending league champs. And the best team in the West. Not a bad way to spend a Thursday evening, with or without a few bucks riding on the outcome...

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  23. Olympic Hockey Odds: USA vs. Czech Republic in Sochi Quarterfinals

    After going undefeated in the preliminary round of the Olympic men's hockey tournament, the United States will hit the ice in its first playoff game Wednesday as favorites against the Czech Republic...

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  24. Champions League Odds: Barcelona Favored to Defeat Manchester City

    Barcelona head to English soil in the first leg of the round of 16 Champions League to face a Manchester City squad making its first appearance at this late stage of the annual tournament...

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  25. Derek Jeter Odds: Batting Average, Total Games, Honus Wagner Chase

    Derek Jeter ’s career batting average is .312, but oddsmakers believe the Yankee shortstop's final season will be less productive...

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