Betting: NCAA Tournament 1st Rd Recap

Yahoo Sportsbook betting analyst Minty Bets recaps the betting trends from the first round of the 2023 NCAA Tournament

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MINTY BETS: We just wrapped up round one of the Men's NCAA Tournament. I'm Minty Bets with Yahoo Sportsbook, here to give you a betting recap of all 32 games. If you bet the under in all of these games, you're probably swimming in money right now because 24 of those games went under the total. On Friday, unders went 14-2.

As for favorites or underdogs, favorites have the slight edge here, going 18-14 against the spread. And we saw two big underdog upsets. On Thursday, 15 seed Princeton beat 2 seed Arizona as plus 700 underdogs. And on Friday, we saw 16 seed FDU beat 1 seed Purdue as plus 1,600 underdogs. Welcome to March Madness.