Live or in-play betting is available for every game of March Madness. It has become one of the most popular means of NCAA basketball wagering, as it allows bettors to get involved in the action after the game has started. Real time wagering on March Madness games can be thrilling, as the the momentum of games can change at any moment and in-game bets can be advantageous if an informed betting strategy is used.
The most popular March Madness pre-game markets are generally also available for live betting, including the moneyline, point spread, total or over/under, and prop bets. The key difference is that the odds for these markets will be dynamically updated, both to reflect what is playing out on the court and what the sportsbook thinks will happen in the remainder of the game.
As a result, when you see live March Madness odds that you like, you should act faster since they will likely change quickly given the end-to-end plays of most games. The more quickly you can put bets on live lines, the better positioned you will be to take advantage of value in the odds.