More Great 2009 March Madness Predictions

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Don Shapiro
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Throughout the week leading into Thursday's tip off, will be bringing you some of the best 2009 March Madness predictions on the planet.  Using historic stats, trends and expert analyses, is a "must read" for all your NCAA Tournament bracket and March Madness betting needs.

In 2009 NIT Invitational Tournament, we have Morehead 1-9 in all non-conference games over the last three seasons.  This bodes well for their opponent Alabama State, which is a +3 ½ underdog at  In fact, Morehead State is 5-24-4 ATS in their last 34 non-conference games.  Alabama is 6-1 ATS in their last seven games we should point out.

The luck of the Irish may also be leaning Ohio State's way for all you NCAA bracket buffs.  Straight Up wins for the Buckeyes in March have been 16 while losses sit at 3.  You really gotta love those numbers.  Ohio State is just a -3 ½ favorite against Sienna at

A lot of people say Arizona should upset Utah.  That's possible but keep in mind they are 8-22 over the last three seasons versus good defensive teams allowing less than 64 points per game after 15 plus games.  Something to think about. 

While this pick won't help much with those brackets, gamblers might want to consider the first half UNDER with VCU where they are 10-0 in road games in all tournaments. 

Don Shapiro,


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