|2013 March Madness Odds, Point Spread & Total: Creighton vs. Duke|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Sunday, 24 March 2013 16:30|
Creighton vs. Duke Odds
This game will be played from Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is part of the Midwest Region with Duke as the second seed and Creighton as the seventh seed. (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Duke is the favorite in this game, as the Blue Devils have odds of -5.5 points against Creighton. The over/under total for this game has been set at 146 points. Opening odds had Duke favored by 4 points. The spread was never lower than that and it is currently at its peak with Duke favored by 5.5.
Duke reached this game by beating Albany, 73-61, on Friday. Duke actually got all it could handle from Albany, but managed to hold on for the victory late. The Blue Devils used strong shooting, going 27 of 46 from the field, to get the victory. Seth Curry led Duke in the win, scoring 26 points with six rebounds on Friday. Duke is now 28-5 on the season, 7-1 on a neutral floor and 17-16 against the spread.
Creighton advanced to today’s game by beating Cincinnati, 67-63, on Friday. The Bluejays shot the ball pretty well, going 19 of 42 from the floor, 7 of 15 from 3-point land and 22 of 25 from the free-throw line. Creighton also avoided fouls, only allowing Cincinnati to shoot nine free throws. Doug McDermott had 27 points and 11 rebounds to lead Creighton in the win. Creighton is now 28-7 on the season, 6-0 on a neutral floor and 19-13-1 against the spread.
2013 March Madness Third Round Odds – Creighton vs. Duke
717 Creighton +5.5 Over 146
718 Duke -5.5 Under 146