Your source for NCAA Tournament betting info
Our NCAA Tournament Betting Guide will be ready for download later today. (I will send out an email when it’s ready.) The 100-page digital magazine includes:
- Strategies for bracket pool contests
- Brackets filled out by Brent Musburger, Matt Youmans, Dave Tuley, Greg Peterson and Steve Makinen
- Bracket predictions generated by using Makinen’s 3 sets of power ratings. If you are already a subscriber, he has posted his ratings for the first-round games here.
- Final Four predictions by our hosts
- Betting systems and trends for each round of the tournament
- Common traits of Cinderella teams
- A page of stats and analysis on all 68 teams in the field
It’s only $19.99. Here is what it looked like two years ago.
Or you check out our best subscription offers, including a seven-day free trial. During the tournament, you’ll get a daily email with best bets from our hosts and their guests along with Steve Makinen’s 3 sets of power ratings for every game. SUBSCRIBE NOW.
Today’s VSiN lineup (ET)
- 7 a.m. ET Follow The Money with Mitch Moss and Pauly Howard
- 10 a.m. A Numbers Game, presented by BetMGM, with Gill Alexander . . . Gill will no doubt have plenty to say about the Redskins’ signing of free-agent QB Ryan Fitzpatrick.
- Noon The Lombardi Line, presented by BetMGM, with Brady Kannon and Wes Reynolds.
- 2 p.m. The Nutz with Mike Palm and Amal Shah
- 3 p.m. Betting Across America, presented by BetMGM,with Mike Pritchard and Josh Appelbaum
- 5 p.m. My Guys in the Desert with Matt Youmans, Wes Reynolds and Danielle Alvari
- 7 p.m. Rush Hour, presented by BetRivers, with Danny Burke
- 8 p.m. Prime Time Action with Gill Alexander, Matt Brown and Danielle Alvari
- 10 p.m. The Night Cap with Tim Murray and Matt Holt
- 1-2 a.m. Long Shots with Wes Reynolds and Brady Kannon
>>HOW TO WATCH AND LISTEN
BetMGM offers boost on college basketball parlays
Super-charge your college basketball wagering with Parlay Token Boosts from BetMGM, the King of Sportsbooks. Log in or sign up and turn your winning parlay payouts into even bigger windfalls throughout March Matchups. Build your parlay, launch your boost, and watch your payouts skyrocket. Experience the college hoopla like never before with Parlay Token Boosts, only at BetMGM.
EXCLUSIVE OFFER AVAILABLE IN:
Opt in required. Visit Bet MGM dot com for Terms and Conditions. 21 years of age or older to wager. Colorado, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, New Jersey, Nevada, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, or West Virginia only. Excludes Michigan Disassociated Persons. Please gamble responsibly. Gambling problem? Call 1-800-522-4700 in Colorado, Nevada, and Virginia; 1-800-270-7117 for confidential help in Michigan; 1-800-GAMBLER in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia; and 1-800-BETS-OFF in Iowa. In Tennessee, call or text the REDLINE at 800-889-9789; in Indiana, call 1-800-9- WITH-IT. Promotional offer not available in Nevada.
Dave Tuley’s ATS Report
- NBA: Favorites went 7-0 SU (with Clippers-Mavericks closing pick-’em, though LAC was also favored at many books) & 6-1 ATS as Knicks (+8.5 at Nets) only dog to cover; dogs lead 284-279-7 ATS (50.4%); O/U split 4-4, Overs lead 298-276-4 (51.9%). RECAPS & MATCHUPS.
- NHL: Favorites went 7-2 with upsets by the Predators (+255 at Lightning) & Penguins (-105 vs. Bruins); Over/Unders went 4-4-1 w/ push on Capitals-Sabres (6), Overs still hold slim lead at 210-208-15 (50.2%); 1st-Period Unders went 5-4 & lead 229-203-1 (53%). RECAPS & MATCHUPS.
BetRivers features RushPay
Don’t wait days for your winnings. Cash out instantly with BetRivers’ new feature—RushPay. Get your cash when you want it at BetRivers Sportsbook, the industry leader with exclusive bets, daily specials, odds boosts and the most in-play betting options out there.
As always, get $250 match bonus, fastest payouts, and only 1-time playthrough at BetRivers, your hometown sportsbook. SIGN UP NOW.
Rush pay not valid in Iowa. Must be 21. Playable in Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. Gambling Problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER. In Indiana call 1-800-9-WITH IT. In Colorado call 1-800-522-4700. Playable in New Jersey as PlaySugarHouse.
Josh Appelbaum’s Market Insights
Josh continues to look for the sharp action and has 5 more first-round NCAA games on his radar. CONTINUE READING.
And in a sneak peek of VSiN’s NCAA Tournament Betting Guide, Josh offers 10 tips for betting the big dance. CONTINUE READING (for subscribers).
NCAA Odds & Ends
- The times and TV info for the first round. GO HERE.
- You can track the line moves in Vegas on VSiN.com. GO HERE.
Today’s VSiN podcasting lineup
- VSiN Market Insights with Josh Appelbaum: Fresh updates on the line movement for today’s sports betting menu, posted every weekday by noon ET. LISTEN HERE.
- Beating The Book: Gill Alexander will post his NCAA Tournament mega-pod later today. LISTEN HERE.
- Hardwood Handicappers with Jonathan Von Tobel, VSiN’s senior NBA betting analyst. LISTEN HERE.
- VSIN Best Bets: Never miss a show. Get one-hour segments of every show in podcast format, posted shortly after they finish. LISTEN HERE
- Long Shots with Brady Kannon and Wes Reynolds: The podcast version of the show. LISTEN HERE.
VSiN betting resources
- Video replays are posted HERE.
- Audio replays are posted HERE.
- Find all the ways to listen to VSiN. GO HERE.
- Live odds comparison from legal states HERE.
- Parlay calculator HERE.
- Betting sheets from South Point and Circa. HERE