Heels favored to win 2011-12 title

North Carolina F Tyler Zeller

NBA Commissioner David Stern officially canceled the first two weeks of the upcoming season on Monday. With the league and the players' union still miles apart in labor negotiations, the entire NBA schedule is now in jeopardy. With the pro game on extended hiatus, college basketball will take center stage for many hoops handicappers a little earlier than usual this season. The 2011-2012 NCAA basketball season officially tips off on November 7 when William & … [Read more...]

College Basketball Betting Preview: Texas at Texas A&M

A compelling matchup of two nationally-ranked Big 12 schools gets the television spotlight on Monday night when No. 13 Texas A&M hosts No. 7 Texas (9:00 p.m. ET, ESPN). The Longhorns (18-3 SU, 13-2 ATS) come into the game unbeaten in conference play at 6-0 SU while the Aggies (17-3 SU, 6-4-1- ATS) are 4-2 SU. Texas took care of Missouri 71-58 on Saturday while A&M was beaten at Nebraska. Texas is listed as 1-point road favorite at SBGGlobal.com and the total is … [Read more...]

College Basketball Betting Preview: Purdue at Ohio St.

The best game on the betting board in college basketball on Tuesday takes place in Columbus as No. 1 Ohio State hosts No. 14 Purdue in a Big Ten showdown (9:00 p.m. ET, ESPN). There are not that many games on Ohio State’s schedule that could be difficult but this is one of them. The Boilermakers might be the one team that can give top-ranked Ohio State a game. Ohio St. is listed as a 7.5-point home favorite at SBGGlobal.com and the total is 136. On the moneyline, … [Read more...]