North Carolina A&T vs. Liberty Odds
DAYTON, OH (TheSpread) – The 2013 NCAA Tournament officially gets started today at 6:40PM ET when Liberty faces North Carolina A&T as part of the First Four. Here is a look at the odds for this contest.
This game will be played from University of Dayton Arena in Dayton, Ohio and the winner advances to face top-seeded Louisville as part of the Midwest Region (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, North Carolina A&T is the slight favorite to win this game, as it has odds of -2 points against Liberty, while the over/under total for the contest has been set at 127 points. Opening odds had the spread at 2.5 points. It hit a low of 1.5 before closing at North Carolina A&T -2.
Liberty reached the tournament by winning the Big South Tournament. The Flames went just 15-20 on the season and 6-10 in the Big South during the regular season, but got hot at the right time, winning five season entering the tournament. Liberty went 2-2 on a neutral floor this season and was 5-3 against the spread for the season, as it played in just 8 lined games.
North Carolina A&T got into the tournament by winning the MEAC Tournament. The Bulldogs are just 19-16 overall and went 8-8 in conference play. A&T was 5-1 in games on a neutral court this season and an impressive 7-0 against the spread in lined games.
2013 March Madness First Four Odds – Liberty vs. North Carolina A&T
539 Liberty +2 Over 127
540 North Carolina A&T -2 Under 127