Archive for December, 2011

Next time you watch a college of pro basketball game, watch what happens when a player at home makes a great block or dives out of bounds to save a loose ball. The fans will erupt at the player’s effort. This all-out effort on the court can be contagious, and you’ll often see that player […]

December 30th, 2011 | Posted in College Basketball Betting Articles | No Comments

2012 BCS National Championship Preview The BCS National Championship Game has a history of producing some controversial matchups and this one is no different. This year’s 1-vs-2 clash features two teams from the same division of the same conference who already played each other. One team won the league’s automatic BCS berth, while the other […]

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2012 GoDaddy Bowl Preview The very last game in this bowl season before the main dish the Allstate BCS Championship Game the next day two of the best teams in the non-BCS conferences will face off in the GoDaddy.com Bowl in Mobile, Ala., when Sun Belt Conference champion Arkansas State faces MAC champ Northern Illinois. […]

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2012 Compass Bowl Matchup Birmingham, Alabama is the site of this season’s BBVA Compass Bowl, where SMU will face off against Pitt. These teams have met five times before, with each team recording two wins (one tie). They met four times between 1938 and 1948 before being reunited in the 1983 Cotton Bowl – a […]

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2012 Cotton Bowl Preview Two of the top non-conference winners in college football this year, Arkansas (2nd, SEC West) and Kansas State (2nd, Big 12), meet in the 2012 version of the Cotton Bowl. The meeting marks the first time in over 80 years that these two squads have played eachother. K-State leads the all-time […]

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2012 Taxslayer Gator Bowl Game Notes In a matter of days, the TaxSlayer.com Gator Bowl turned quickly into the Urban Meyer Classic. Is it just a coincidence that just prior to the Gator Bowl matchup between Ohio State of the Big Ten and the Florida Gators of the SEC was announced that Ohio State unveiled […]

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2012 Capital One Bowl Game Preview Nebraska and South Carolina will square off in this season’s version of the Capital One Bowl. This is just the fourth time these two teams have met on the football field, and the first time since 1987. Nebraska won all three previous meetings, including the most recent, in Lincoln, […]

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2012 Fiesta Bowl Overview The 2012 version of the Fiesta Bowl pits the Stanford Cardinal against the Oklahoma State Cowboys. With two of the most prolific offenses in the country on the field, this is expected to be one of the top games outside of the National Championship. This game will be the first time […]

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2012 Rose Bowl Preview This year’s Rose Bowl will showcase two very similar programs in recent history. One found itself in this game a year ago (Wisconsin) while the other played for a national championship. The Ducks made this game two years ago but has dominated its conference the last three seasons. The Rose Bowl […]

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2011 Chick-fil-A Bowl Preview The Chick-fil-A Bowl pits the ACC against the SEC and this year’s match up features a pair of teams that haven’t met in nearly 15 years as Virginia faces Auburn. These two schools have played twice before, in 1997 and 1998, splitting the two meetings. Auburn won 28-17 at Virginia in […]

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