User ID
Password
  Forgot User ID
or Register Today!
VegasInsider.com
Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Follow Us on Google+ VI Mobile Scores and Betting Odds
Home
NFL
NBA
NHL
MLB
NCAA FB
NCAA BK
Golf
Auto
Horses
Soccer
Boxing/MMA
More
Betting Tools

 
Coaches to Bet
Editor's Note: Don't miss out on Mike Rose's tournament selections this March.
Click to win!

Top ATS Teams and NCAA Tournament Coaches


The 2013 NCAA Tournament is here! Before you start to fill out your brackets and place bets on the dance, check out this list of the top NCAA Tournament coaches who are leading their teams to wins and covers consistently in the big dance.
 
Tom Izzo, Michigan State Spartans – Has there been a better picture of consistency in the dance than Izzo? He only went 1-2 against the spread in last year's dance, but he is 11-7 ATS in the NCAA Tournament since 2008, and that includes two runs to the Elite Eight. The last time MSU was knocked out of the tourney in the first round was back in 2006 when a little school named George Mason went on a magic run to the Final Four.
 
Advertisement
Brad Stevens, Butler Bulldogs
– How's 17-5 ATS in your last 22 postseason games? That's what Butler's record is since the second round of the NIT in 2006, and in there includes a nice run in the CBI last year as well. The Bulldogs of course, have been to a pair of National Championship Games under Stevens, and it's a miracle that he is even still coaching with the boys at Hinkle Fieldhouse. This is shaping up to be another great Butler team this year.
 
Shaka Smart, VCU Rams – How could we talk about Stevens without talking about Smart? This is another one of these coaches that passed up the big bucks to continue to try to grow his mid-major program, and it has really paid off. The Rams are 10-1 ATS in their last 11 games here in the NCAA Tournament, and that's thanks to their patented HAVOC defense, which this season, forced nearly 12 steals and over 17 turnovers per game.
 
Jim Larranaga, Miami Hurricanes – This is a new experience for Larranaga, as he is used to playing the underdog role with George Mason. However, Larranaga jumped to Miami this year and took over a program that was set to potentially fall into shambles with NCAA sanctions potentially coming. Instead of folding, Larranaga led his team to the ACC regular season and tournament titles, going 20-9-1 ATS in the process. On top of that, the former George Mason boss was 3-1 ATS in his four first round games, which is a good sign for "The U" in Austin on Friday against Pacific.
 
Bo Ryan, Wisconsin Badgers – The Badgers have made back to back good runs to the Sweet 16 in the NCAA Tournament, and they are 5-1 ATS to show for their work in those games. This has never been a team that has had great shooters, but stout defenses have been the key. Ryan has been the orchestrator of all of this, and he is sure to be on the prowl for another run to the second week of the tourney this year as well.
 
 

  
HEADLINES
Williams: In the Paint - Week 5
UT Arlington knocks off St. Mary's
Iowa upsets Iowa State as home 'dogs
MTSU dominates Vanderbilt, 71-48
UMass routs Pacific, 'under' cashes
St John's cruises past Fordham, 90-62
Xavier looks to end skid against Utah
Kansas aiming for balance vs. Nebraska
NCAA finds academic misconduct
MORE HEADLINES
 
Why Buy Picks From VegasInsider.com
NCAA BK College Basketball Handicapper Sports Picks Records
NCAA BK Hot Streaks
19-6 L25 G-Plays, 28-11 L39 Picks
5-1 L6, 11-3 Run, 7-1 L8 G-Plays
15-8 L2 Days, +2,455 Overall TY
5-1 L6 G-Plays, 8-3 L11 Picks
25-13 L38, +1,737 This Year
18-9 L27 Run, 9-3 L12 G-Plays
5-2 L2 Days, 11-2 L13 G-Plays
4-2 L6 Guaranteed Plays
6-2 L8 G-Plays, +1,809 Overall TY
4-2 L6 G-Plays, 6-3 L9 Picks
5-2 Last 7 CBK Selections
8-4 NCAA BK Record TY
4-1 Last 5 CBK Over/Unders
5-2 Picks Last 3 Days
VegasInsider.com Gold Membership
2016 CBK SEASON PICK RECORDS
Money Leaders
Handicapper Money
NeiltheGreek + 2540
Bruce Marshall + 1809
Jim Feist + 1627
Last 7 Day Leaders
Handicapper Money
Doc's Sports + 595
Bruce Marshall + 586
NeiltheGreek + 517
Percentage Leaders
Handicapper Pct
Brian Edwards 71 %
Scott Rickenbach 67 %
Michael Black 67 %
Guaranteed Leaders
Handicapper Money
Scott Rickenbach + 1154
Brian Edwards + 490
Jim Feist + 480
Over-Under Leaders
Handicapper Money
NeiltheGreek + 1607
Kyle Hunter + 690
Bill Marzano + 380
Member Leaders
Handicapper Money
Bruce Marshall + 923
Kyle Hunter + 685
Kevin Rogers + 621
MORE PICK RECORDS
  
corner graphic
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10% off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20% off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000 Member Plays each month!
VI Gold Membership