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NCAAB Odds: CBI Betting Preview

The 16 teams in the field for this year's College Basketball Invitational Tournament will start hitting the hardwood on Tuesday night as Siena plays host to Stony Brook in the opening betting matchup of the event.

The other seven first-round CBI Tournament betting matchups will then take place on Wednesday, with Hampton at Penn State, Wyoming at Texas A&M, Morehead State at Illinois State, South Dakota State at Old Dominion, Princeton at Tulane, Radford at Oregon State, and Fresno State at UTEP.

The quarterfinals of the CBI Tournament are set for March 24, with the semifinals then on March 26, and the three-game championship series scheduled for March 31, April 2, and April 4 (if necessary). Find CBI betting lines this month at Bovada.

2014 CBI Schedule: First-Round Games

March 18 - Stony Brook at Siena - Matchup Report
March 19 - Hampton at Penn State - Matchup Report
March 19 - Wyoming at Texas A&M - Matchup Report
March 19 - Morehead State at Illinois State - Matchup Report
March 19 - South Dakota State at Old Dominion - Matchup Report
March 19 - Princeton at Tulane - Matchup Report
March 19 - Radford at Oregon State - Matchup Report
March 19 - Fresno State at UTEP - Matchup Report

Quarterfinals: March 24
Semifinals: March 26
Championship Series: March 31, April 2, April 4

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CBI betting action gets underway at the sportsbooks this week with 16 teams looking to pay off on the college hoops odds and win that postseason title. The first round of the tournament tips off on Tuesday and Wednesday.

The first-round matchups at the CBI this year are Vermont at Santa Clara, Charleston at George Mason, Lehigh at Wyoming, Tulsa at Wright State, Richmond at Bryant, North Dakota State at Western Michigan, Western Illinois at Purdue, and Texas at Houston.

The quarterfinals are set for March 25, with the semifinals then on March 27, and the three-game championship series scheduled for April 1, 3, and 5 (if necessary).

Tulsa (2008), Oregon State (2009), Virginia Commonwealth (2010), Oregon (2011), and Pittsburgh (2012) are the past winners of the College Basketball Invitational.

2013 CBI Schedule: First-Round Games

March 19 - Vermont at Santa Clara - Matchup Report
March 19 - Charleston at George Mason - Matchup Report
March 19 - Lehigh at Wyoming - Matchup Report
March 20 - Tulsa at Wright State - Matchup Report
March 20 - Richmond at Bryant - Matchup Report
March 20 - North Dakota State at Western Michigan - Matchup Report
March 20 - Western Illinois at Purdue - Matchup Report
March 20 - Texas at Houston - Matchup Report

Quarterfinals: March 25
Semifinals: March 27
Championship Series: April 1,3,5

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College hoops betting will be available for the CBI once again this season, with 16 teams in the field for the tournament. Action gets underway on Tuesday and continues through the championship series at the end of the month.

On the basketball odds board for Tuesday are Princeton at Evansville (-3.5), Washington State at San Francisco (-4.5), and Milwaukee at TCU (-4); CBI tournament games are played at campus sites.

Wednesday's first-round action is then Delaware at Butler (-10), Western Illinois at Oregon State (-10.5), Wofford at Pittsburgh (-13.5), Quinnipiac at Penn (-5), and North Dakota State at Wyoming (-12).

The tournament's quarterfinals will be played on March 19, with the semifinals on March 21, and the three-game championship series set for March 26, 28, and 30 (if necessary).

Tulsa (2008), Oregon State (2009), Virginia Commonwealth (2010), and Oregon (2011) are the past winners of the College Basketball Invitational. Games will be shown on HDNet.

2012 CBI Schedule: First-Round Games

March 13 - Princeton @ Evansville
March 13 - Washington State @ San Francisco
March 13 - Milwaukee @ TCU
March 14 - Delaware @ Butler
March 14 - Western Illinois @ Oregon State
March 14 - Wofford @ Pittsburgh
March 14 - Quinnipiac @ Penn
March 14 - North Dakota State @ Wyoming

Quarterfinals: March 19
Semifinals: March 21
Championship Series: March 26,28,30