|2014 Top 25 College Basketball Opening Odds for Thursday, March 13|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Thursday, 13 March 2014 05:00|
Thursday's Top 25 CBB Odds
(TheSpread) – The Top 25 College Basketball schedule for Thursday features a handful of games in conference tournaments. Here is a breakdown of today’s action.
The featured game of the day has No. 21 Connecticut facing No. 19 Memphis in the AAC Tournament. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Memphis is a 3-point favorite against Connecticut in the game. Memphis has gone 2-2 in its last four and is just 2-4 against the spread in its last six. Connecticut has won three of its last four, but is just 1-4 ATS in its last five. Connecticut won both meetings this season.
Another featured game today has No. 16 Iowa State hosting Kansas State at 12:30PM ET. Oddsmakers have Iowa State as a 2.5-point favorite at home against Kansas State. The Wildcats have lost and failed to cover in their last two while Iowa State has lost two of its last three and is just 3-6 ATS in its last nine. These two split the season series, but Kansas State has covered in three straight meetings with Iowa State.
Another featured game today has No. 24 Ohio State hosting Purdue at 2:25PM ET. Oddsmakers have Ohio State as an 8.5-point favorite against the Boilermakers. Purdue is in a big funk coming into the game, losing six straight despite covering in three of their last four. Ohio State is just 1-2 in its last three and 0-3 ATS in that span. Ohio State has won five straight over Purdue and covered in four straight meetings.