|2014 March Madness Third Round Odds & Total: Baylor vs. Creighton|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Sunday, 23 March 2014 13:30|
Baylor vs. Creighton Odds
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Creighton is a slight favorite in the game, a the Bluejays have odds of -3 points against Baylor. The over/under total has been set at 144 points (View Matchup). These two have no not met since 1999, where Creighton won 77-76 in overtime.
Creighton is now 18-14 against the spread and it has hit the under in 18 games. The Bluejays are coming off a 76-66 win over Lafayette. Creighton held the Cajuns to 25 of 66 shooting from the field and 4 of 16 shooting from 3-point land. Offensively, the Bluejays shot 28 of 54 from the field. Doug McDermott led Creighton with a game-high 30 points and 12 rebounds. Austin Chatman added 16 points and six assists for the Bluejays.
Baylor is 14-14-2 against the spread and the Bears have hit the over 16 times. The Bears are coming off a 74-60 win over Nebraska on Friday. Baylor was never really in danger in the game, as they dominated the glad with a 37-25 edge. Baylor didn’t shoot that well, posting 17 of 42 from the floor and 2 of 13 from 3-point land, but it didn’t matter. Cory Jefferson had 16 points and six rebounds to lead the Bears while Isaiah Austin had 13 points and seven rebounds.
These two will face off in the Third Round of the West Region, today at 7:45PM ET on truTV. The game will be held from the AT&T Center in San Antonio, TX.