No one does the postseason better than college basketball. The 68-team, do-or-die tournament for the NCAA Championship is the most exciting and unpredictable spectacle in all of sports by a long shot. Since 1939, March Madness has provided the world with many of the most memorable moments in sport history. It wasn't easy, but we ranked the ten greatest games in the tournament's storied history. The list is filled with superstar players, big-time shots, upsets, and more.
A Look Back At The Best From March Madness
Selection Sunday is only weeks away. While the 68-team bracket is far from set, you can expect another unforgettable March Madness. Two-loss Villanova, the defending champions, are still the team to beat and will likely be a No. 1 seed.
Their biggest threats are many programs featured in our top ten list — Duke, Kansas, North Carolina, among others. However, you can't overlook Gonzaga. Sure, they play in the weak West Coast Conference, but they're undefeated record is nothing to scoff at. The Bulldogs' roster is loaded. Either way, expect the 2017 NCAA Tournament to be a barn burner.
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To some folks, March 17 is St. Patrick's Day. On the college hardwood, though, this year it's day that the madness begins. March 17 is selection Sunday for the NCAA men's basketball tournament, better known in the sporting world as March Madness. Tournament games get underway two days later with the First Four, and run the rest of the month and into April, with the championship game slated for April 8.
The 2019 NCAA basketball season has officially tipped off, which means it's time for bettors to get a jump on the futures game. You know the major players—Duke, Kentucky, Nevada, Gonzaga, etc. But which others teams should you be on the lookout for? Let's find out.
Preseason college basketball tends to get overlooked in the betting lexicon, but there is a path to making money on these exhibition contests. It's just a matter of remembering that you're wagering on the same teams you always have been while also incorporating a few extra tweaks to your approach.
Betting college football can be a roller-coaster experience. With so many teams and so many games, there are as many opportunities to hit a big win as there are to swing and miss, and less than in the pro game, the year-to-year turnover of players or sudden emergence of a new star player can have a big impact on the chances of any team winning a championship.
The Villanova Wildcats look like a team on a mission. They have steamrolled their way through the NCAA Tournament, winning five straight games by an average margin of 17.8 points per game, and have won every game by a double digits. Just West Virginia and Texas Tech were able to keep the Wildcats within 12 points. Only the Michigan Wolverines stand in the way of Villanova's second title in three years.