Monday's NIT Odds
(TheSpread) – The 2013 NIT Tournament has three games set to take place on Monday. Here is a look at the odds for each contest.
The lone game on the day has top-seeded Southern Miss facing fifth-seeded Louisiana Tech at 10PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Southern Miss is the favorite at home, as it has odds -8 points against Louisiana Tech. The over/under total for this contest has been set at 144.5 points. Southern Miss is 26-9 on the season, 13-1 at home and 15-16-1 against the spread. Louisiana Tech is 27-6 overall, 11-5 on the road and 17-11-1 against the spread. The home team has won and covered the spread in five straight in this series.
The other featured game on the day has No. 3 BYU hosting No. 7 Mercer at 9PM ET (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers, BYU is favored at home, as the Cougars have odds of -7 points against Mercer. The over/under total for this game has been set at 142.5 points. BYU is 22-11 on the season, 16-3 at home and 14-17-1 against the spread. Mercer is 24-11 overall, 9-8 on the road and 2-4-1 against the spread. These two teams have no recent meetings.
For odds on each of the NIT Tournament games set for Monday, see below.
2013 NIT Tournament Odds & Over/Under Totals for Monday, March 25
613 Robert Morris +8.5 (137.5)
614 Providence -8.5
615 Mercer +7 (142.5)
616 BYU -7
617 Louisiana Tech +8 (144.5)
618 Southern Miss -8