|2014 March Madness Third Round Odds & Total: Dayton vs. Syracuse|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Saturday, 22 March 2014 13:00|
Dayton vs. Syracuse Odds
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Syracuse is favored in the game, as the Orange have odds of -7 points against Dayton. The over/under total for the game has been set at 128 points (View Matchup). These two have no recent meetings.
Syracuse is 15-15-2 against the spread this season and has hit the under 15 times. The Orange are coming off a dominant 77-53 win over Western Michigan on Thursday afternoon. Syracuse held a strong WMU offense to 17 of 49 shooting from the field and 4 of 18 shooting from 3-point land. The Orange shot 7 of 17 from 3-point land themselves and had a 41-25 rebounding edge over the Broncos. Trevor Cooney led Syracuse with 18 points and three rebounds while C.J. Fair added 14 points and 11 rebounds.
Dayton is 18-12 against the spread and it has hit the over 16 times this season. Dayton is coming off a 60-59 upset win over No. 6 Ohio State on Thursday afternoon. The Flyers shot 44.9 percent from the field in the game while holding Ohio State to 3 of 12 shooting from 3-point land. The Flyers were led in the game by Dyshawn Pierre, who had 12 points and eight rebounds while Devin Oliver had 11 points and four rebounds.
These two will face off in the Third Round of the South Region, today at 7:10PM ET on TBS. The game will be held from the First Niagara Center in Buffalo, NY.