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Most Outstanding Player? There’s a bet for that

Kentucky Wildcats' Lamb drives around Indiana Hoosiers' Abell during the second half of their men's NCAA South Regional basketball game in Atlanta

Kentucky Wildcats guard Doron Lamb (R) drives around Indiana Hoosiers guard Remy Abell during the second half of their men’s NCAA South Regional basketball game in Atlanta, Georgia, March 23, 2012. REUTERS/Chris Keane (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT BASKETBALL)


Prop bets tend to be a big part of the NCAA tournament experience for fans, and that goes for Final Four weekend as well. released its updated odds on the Most Outstanding Player award with a predictable favorite. Kentucky’s Anthony Davis (+200) leads the way with $300 between he and teammate Michael Kidd-Gilchrist.

The other members of the top five are Ohio State’s Jared Sullinger (+600), Kansas’ Thomas Robinson (+800) and Ohio State’s Deshaun Thomas (+900).

The most interesting aspect of this list has to be which player comes in as the sixth-best option: Kentucky guard Doron Lamb.

Lamb (+1200) has scored in double figures in seven straight games, but for him to have better odds than teammates Terrence Jones and Marquis Teague (both at +2000) is a bit surprising.

Kansas point guard Tyshawn Taylor and Ohio State guard William Buford ( both at +1500) could be attractive options for those looking for MOP options that will offer a nice payout should they come to fruition.

Raphielle is also the assistant editor at and can be followed on Twitter at @raphiellej.