College Basketball Betting – George Mason vs. Villanova

December 1, 2010 NCAA Basketball

College basketball betting has a flogging lined up for Thursday with Villanova heavily favored against George Mason in a game that will be played in Puerto Rico.

The Wildcats are ranked 5th in the country and getting a lot of NCAA basketball betting attention. Here is a look at this college basketball matchup between George Mason and Villanova.

College basketball betting had Villanova win big against Pennsylvania on Monday. The Wildcats rolled 103-65 in as ten of the twelve players who saw action scored points. Going against Villanova in the month of November is really not a very good idea in college basketball betting. Straight up, the Wildcats are 29-7 in the month of November since 2001 and they are solid against the college basketball betting line as well.

George Mason and Villanova are meeting for college basketball betting in the O’Reilly Auto Parts Puerto Rico Tip Off. It is the third appearance in Puerto Rico for Villanova. In 1988, they won two of three in the San Juan Shootout. In 1996, Villanova won The Puerto Rico Shootout as they defeated American University of Puerto Rico, Butler and Tulane to win the NCAA basketball betting title.

This college basketball betting game can be seen on ESPN U on Thursday. It is the first of many TV appearances for Villanova this season. They will be on at least 20 times this season. They have two college basketball betting games on CBS and six games on ESPN in addition to games on ESPN 2, ESPN U and Fox Sports Net.

George Mason comes into this college basketball betting game at 2-0 but it is hard to tell how good they are since they had wins over Liberty and Dartmouth. They did not cover the big college basketball betting pointspread in their win over Dartmouth. It is a very young George Mason team this season and they could be in over their head against a talented Villanova team in this NCAA basketball betting matchup.

College basketball betting indicates that Villanova has one of the best backcourts in the country with Scottie Reynolds and Corey Fisher. The NCAA basketball betting question for Villanova will be upfront as they don’t have a lot of depth. It will be up to Antonio Pena to have a good season if the Wildcats are to win a very talented Big East Conference and impact college basketball betting.