Basketball Betting Rules Wagers are determined by a basketball game's final score, including overtime. Second half wagers include overtime score. NBA games must have 43 minutes or more of game time to be considered official. NCAA College Basketball and WNBA games must have 35 minutes or more of game ...
For betting purposes, a basketball game becomes official after forty-three (43) minutes of play for pros, and thirty-five (35) minutes of play for college. Games lasting under official time constitute "No Action" or "Push/Cancel" and all money is refunded. Wagering on the game point spread, money line, or total (over/under) includes any overtime scoring.
Pointspread and moneyline bets on NCAA basketball have "action" after 35 minutes of play in college basketball games. For over/under bets the game must play to full time for bets to have "action". Overtime counts in the settlement of all college basketball betting on NCAA basketball games unless otherwise stated.
Parlay betting is available at NCAA basketball betting sites, and the bet has the same rules that it would for any other sport. Bettors must win each bet or leg of their parlay for the bet to cash. If they push one of their bets, the wager will go to a smaller number of teams.
Wagers placed on any market during the first half that are unresolved by half-time will carry over in to the second half. If a game is tied at the end of regulation, any bets placed during the game that are unresolved will carry over in to overtime, unless it is specified that Overtime is not included in the wager.
Bet on Basketball General Rules. For betting purposes, unless otherwise stipulated, NBA contests are official after 43 minutes of play. Pointspread & Over/Under Wagers. On a pointspread wager, the team wagered must win by the pointspread. On an over/under... Halftime Wagers. Halftime wagering is ...
If neither team scores after the listed minute mark, wagers will carry over until either teams scores first (overtime is included). If neither team scores after the listed minute mark and the game concludes, the proposition will be graded “No Action” or “Push/Cancel.”. 14.