The Run Up (Ep 10)

Bingo-bango. We finally have a good Saturday going 3-0 and winning another 2 unit bet putting us over the even water mark for the season. It certainly seems like we are getting some momentum here, so another good day today and I might increase the unit size for next week trying to make a dent in the bankroll challenge. For now, we have a small Sunday before a Monday day off and then back to the grind on Tuesday. I considered betting Loyola -5.5 here today against Drake – they absolutely massacred Drake without Hemphill yesterday and are now 10th in the KenPom.com rankings. This would be a system Drake play though, so I I think I will let this play out from the sidelines. The only other bet I am playing today is here: Scores and Odds.

Starting bankroll – $1711

Bets –

Iowa -5, $107 to win $100, W
Oakland -2.5, $112 to win $100, W
Virginia -6, $220 to win $200, W

Overall Feb 10th: 3-0, +$400

Overall: – $2111

DISCLAIMER – My unit size may change based on current state of the bankroll challenge. It is recommended that bettors use 1-5% of their current bankroll for their unit size depending on expected ROI and experience betting. Right now I am at 5% per bet, but once we get going, I may yank it up to 10% as I am attempting to run this $2,000 up or lose it all before the end of the NCAA tournament. This is not recommended, unless you are fully prepared to lose your bankroll.

About the Author

  • Jon Schiller (Varncass)

  • Jonathan Schiller is a college fantasy sports expert who has also demonstrated strong ability in daily fantasy basketball and football. He’s an advanced stats nerd who uses any and all predictive stats to help the RG community succeed. You can find him on Twitter @Bronzesword.

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