College Basketball Picks

  • MARCH 26TH, 2015

    March Madness: Duke Blue Devils vs. Utah Utes College Basketball Prediction

    The No.1-seeded Duke Blue Devils (29-3) get together with the No.5-seeded Utah Utes (24-7) in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament at NRG Stadium - Houston, TX. The game gets underway at 9:45 pm ET on Friday, Mar. 27. The Blue Devils won big over San Diego State 68-49 in the third round. Jahlil Okafor finished with 28 points to lead the game. The Utes, meanwh.....

  • MARCH 26TH, 2015

    Oklahoma Sooners vs. Michigan State Spartans College Basketball Betting Prediction

    The No.3-seeded Oklahoma Sooners play the No.7-seeded Michigan State Spartans in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament at Carrier Dome. Action begins at 10:07 pm ET on Friday, Mar. 27. The Sooners come into this game hoping to repeat their last performance, topping Dayton 72-66 in the third round. Despite the loss, TaShawn Thomas earned his third double-double.....

  • MARCH 26TH, 2015

    CBI Championship Game Prediction: Loyola Chicago Ramblers vs. Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks

    It will be a matchup between two of the nation's top scoring defenses when the Loyola Chicago Ramblers (18-12) play against the Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks (20-11) in the Championship of the CBI tournament at Joseph J. Gentile Arena. The game gets underway at 8:00 pm ET on Monday, Mar. 30. The Ramblers were victorious over Seattle 63-48 in the semifinals. With.....

  • MARCH 26TH, 2015

    Thursday Night March Madness Sweet Sixteen College Basketball Matchups

    Kentucky Wildcats vs. West Virginia Mountaineers, 9:45 PM ET @ Cleveland NCAA Tournament Odds at Vietbet: Kentucky -13.5, Total 136.5 -- Kentucky has had a couple of meetings with West Virginia in the last five years; most recently beating the Mountaineers 71-63 in 2011. They shot just 37% against Cincinnati, but still won by a 64-51 margin. It would seem Ke.....

  • MARCH 26TH, 2015

    Top Daily Sports Betting Trends March 26

    Thanks to our BangTheBook.com Betting Center, readers have access to a tremendous database of stats, trends, and wagering angles to make money. Our goal has always been to educate and inform so that our readers can reap the benefits of the content at our site. Every day, our database puts together a list of the top betting trends for the games on the schedul.....

  • MARCH 26TH, 2015

    The Daily Six Pack March 26

    If you are a sports betting enthusiast like all of us at BangTheBook.com are, then you probably start thinking about the betting impact of the day’s top stories. Not every top story has a relevance to betting, but you probably try to connect the dots anyway. In a new feature each weekday, we will take a look at the top six sports stories of the day in an a.....

  • MARCH 26TH, 2015

    BangTheBook Bracketology March 26

    Welcome to “Bang the Book Bracketology” a special feature that covers the college basketball world and focuses on the latest news and information concerning NCAA basketball from a betting standpoint. When preparing for wagering on college basketball and filling out the brackets for the NCAA Tournament, the difference between winning and losing is informa.....

  • MARCH 25TH, 2015

    Handicapping the Hardwood: A College Basketball Betting Podcast March Madness Pt. 3

    The Sweet Sixteen is upon us and that means another tremendous edition of Handicapping the Hardwood. After some good calls and some bad calls for the first two rounds of the NCAA Tournament last week, Adam Burke and Kyle Hunter are back on the airwaves with thoughts on the games coming up on Thursday and Friday in the Round of 16. It was a fast-paced show wi.....

  • MARCH 25TH, 2015

    Handicapping the Hardwood: A College Basketball Betting Podcast March Madness Pt. 4

    For the second show of Handicapping the Hardwood this week, Adam Burke and Kyle Hunter took a look at possible Elite Eight matchups and looked at the updated odds for the Sweet Sixteen games. For the Elite Eight games, the guys projected the lines and some of the totals, along with thoughts on how the games might play out and where those lines could go.On.....

  • MARCH 25TH, 2015

    March Madness: Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. Wichita State Shockers College Basketball Prediction

    The No.3-seeded Notre Dame Fighting Irish (29-5) and No.7-seeded Wichita State Shockers (28-4) meet in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Action begins at 7:15 pm ET on Thursday, Mar. 26. The Fighting Irish come into this game hoping to repeat their last performance, barely hanging on to beat Butler 67-64 in the third round. Demetriu.....

  • MARCH 25TH, 2015

    College Basketball Betting: Wisconsin Badgers vs. North Carolina Tar Heels Sweet 16 Preview

    The No.1-seeded Wisconsin Badgers (28-3) take on the No.4-seeded North Carolina Tar Heels (23-10) in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament at the Staples Center. The game starts at 7:47 pm ET on Thursday, Mar. 26. The Badgers were victorious over Oregon 72-65 in the third round. Frank Kaminsky was the game's high scorer with 20 points on 9-for-13 shooting. The.....

  • MARCH 25TH, 2015

    Sweet Sixteen: Kentucky Wildcats vs. West Virginia Mountaineers College Basketball Prediction

    The No.1-seeded Kentucky Wildcats (32-0) take on the No.5-seeded West Virginia Mountaineers (23-9) in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. The game starts at 9:45 pm ET on Thursday, Mar. 26. The Wildcats were victorious over Cincinnati 64-51 in the third round. Karl-Anthony Towns had a good game, finishing with 13 points, five assists,.....