|2014 March Madness Third Round Odds & Total: Oregon vs. Wisconsin|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Saturday, 22 March 2014 13:30|
Oregon vs. Wisconsin Odds
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Wisconsin is the favorite in this game, as the Badgers have odds of -5 points against the Ducks. The over/under total for the game has been set at 143.5 points (View Matchup). These two have no recent meetings.
Wisconsin comes in 18-16 against the spread while hitting the over 18 times on the season. The Badgers are coming off an impressive showing in a 75-35 win over No. 15 American on Thursday. Wisconsin actually trailed 20-18, but then went on a 42-6 run on American. The Badgers held American to 11 of 37 shooting from the field and forced 17 turnovers. Wisconsin in turn shot 26 of 52 from the field and 10 of 23 from 3-point land. Traevon Jackson had 18 points to lead Wisconsin while Ben Brust added 17 points.
Oregon is 18-11-3 against the spread and the Ducks have hit the over 16 times. Oregon put on a show with an 87-68 win over No. 10 BYU on Thursday. The Ducks shot just 2 of 13 from 3-point land but were still 50 percent from the field. The team moved the ball very well, picking up 21 assists on 27 field goals. Elgin Cook came off the bench and scored 23 points while pulling down eight rebounds to lead Oregon. Joseph Young added 19 points for the Ducks.
These two will face off in the Third Round of the West Region, today at 7:45PM ET on CBS. The game will be held from the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee, WI.