James Madison vs. Indiana Odds
This game will be played from University of Dayton Arena in Dayton, Ohio and is part of the East Region with Indiana as the top seed and James Madison as the 16 seed (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Indiana is the clear favorite in this game, as the Hoosiers have odds of -21.5 points against James Madison. The over/under total for this contest has been set at 136.5 points. Opening odds for this game had Indiana as a 21.5-point favorite as well. The spread dipped to 21 points for a short time before closing at 21.5.
Indiana is an at-large bid out of the Big Ten Conference. The Hoosiers are 27-6 on the season and went 14-4 in conference play, winning a share of the regular season title. Indiana is seventh in the current RPI rankings, and the Hoosiers are 9-6 against RPI top 50 programs. The Hoosiers are 3-2 this season on a neutral floor and are 17-14 against the spread.
James Madison reached this game by picking up a 68-55 win over LIU Brooklyn in the First Four game on Wednesday. The Dukes did a good job on the glass in the win, picking up 11 offensive rebounds. They also spread the ball out well, dishing out 17 assists. James Madison is now 21-14 on the season, 7-1 on a neutral floor and 22-10 against the spread. The Dukes are 185th in the RPI rankings and have an 0-1 record against RPI top 50 teams.
2013 March Madness Second Round Odds – James Madison vs. Indiana
831 James Madison +21.5 Over 136.5
832 Indiana -21.5 Under 136.5