NCAA chances have the North Carolina Tar Heels once the slight favorite over the Gonzaga Bulldogs for tonight’s men’s basketball nationwide championship game at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona.
NCAA odds on the web and in Vegas favor North Carolina winning its sixth national men’s basketball name, and third under coach Roy Williams.
The Westgate SuperBook has No. 1 UNC (32-7) at less when compared to a bucket over No. 1 Gonzaga (37-1), using the spread just 1.5 points. The Vegas sportsbook has the total points at 154.5.
Almost most of the books in Nevada and online have new york as a small 1.5-point favorite. Straight-up wagers are basically consistent money, once the experts are not willing to choose a better No. 1 seed.
How Exactly We Got Here
No. 7 Southern Carolina did all it could to write another chapter in its Cinderella March Madness story, and while the Gamecocks mounted a great comeback in the second half of their Final Four game on Saturday, the Bulldogs had been in a position to fend off the challenge. Gonzaga’s had perhaps the easier run to Phoenix, as the Bulldogs lowest-seeded opponent within the tournament came against # 4 West Virginia in the Sweet 16.
UNC meanwhile had to top perhaps not just No. 4 Butler within the Sweet 16, but in addition No. 2 Kentucky in the Elite Eight. The Tar Heels than had to beat a strong no. 3 Oregon offense, which it did, hard Continue reading