Updated March Madness Odds
(TheSpread) – The field for the Final Four is set. Here is an updated look at the odds to win this year’s national championship in March Madness.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Florida is still favored to win, as the Gators now have 10/11 odds. Other short odds to win are Kentucky (5/2), Wisconsin (14/5) and Connecticut (15/2).
Florida was the top seed out of the South Region. The Gators were the lone favorite to win their region that actually did. Florida had 9/5 odds to win the South and did so by beating No. 16 Albany, No. 9 Pittsburgh, No. 4 UCLA and No. 11 Dayton.
Kentucky won the stacked MidWest Region as the No. 8 seed. The Wildcats had a rough season, but were full of young talent that blossomed the last few weeks. Kentucky defeated No. 9 Kansas State, No. 1 Wichita State, No. 4 Louisville and No. 2 Michigan. Kentucky had 12/1 odds to reach the Final Four when the tournament started.
Wisconsin is the No. 2 seed out of the West Region. The Badgers had 4/1 odds to reach the Final Four and did so by beating No. 15 American, No. 7 Oregon, No. 6 Baylor and No. 1 Arizona.
Connecticut was a surprise, as it was the No. 7 seed in the East Region. The Huskies beat No. 10 Saint Joseph’s, No. 2 Villanova, No. 3 Iowa State and No. 4 Michigan State. UConn was given 16/1 odds to reach the Final Four when the field was announced.
For a complete look at each team’s odds to win the NCAA Tournament, see below.
2014 March Madness Odds To Win