|2014 Top 25 College Basketball Opening Odds for Saturday, March 15|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Saturday, 15 March 2014 05:00|
Saturday's Top 25 CBB Odds
(TheSpread) – The Top 25 College Basketball schedule for Saturday features a handful of games in conference tournaments. Here is a breakdown of today’s action.
One of the featured games today is in the Big Ten Tournament, as No. 9 Michigan faces No. 24 Ohio State at 1:40PM ET in a semifinal meeting. According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Michigan is a slight favorite in the game, as the Wolverines have odds of -2 points against the Buckeyes. Ohio State has won three straight coming in, but failed to cover in its last five. Michigan has won six straight, but is just 3-4 ATS in its last seven. Michigan won the lone meeting this year, but Ohio State has covered in three of its last four against the Wolverines.
Another featured game today has No. 8 Virginia taking on Pittsburgh at 1PM ET in an ACC Tournament semifinal. Oddsmakers have Virginia as a 3.5-point favorite against the Panthers. Pittsburgh has won and covered in five of its last six against Virginia. The Cavaliers have won nine of their last 10 and covered in four of their last five. Virginia won and covered in the lone meeting this season, which was at Pittsburgh.
Another interesting game today is the SEC Tournament semifinal with No. 1 Florida taking on Tennessee at 1PM ET. Oddsmakers have the Gators as a 5-point favorite against the Volunteers. Tennessee comes in having won five straight and covering in four straight while Florida has won all 19 games vs. SEC opponents and has covered in four straight. Florida has won and covered in both meetings this season.