Kentucky vs. Connecticut Pick
ARLINGTON, TX (ATS CONSULTANTS) – Which Cinderella team will complete their miracle run in today’s NCAA Championship Game at 9:10PM ET? Kentucky or Connecticut?
ODDS: According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Kentucky is the favorite in this game, as the Wildcats have odds of -3 points against the Huskies. The over/under total has been set at 135 points. Kentucky is 29-10 on the season, 8-3 on a neutral floor and 19-15-3 against the spread. Connecticut is 31-8 on the season, 11-1 on a neutral floor and 22-15 against the spread.
LINE MOVEMENT: Kentucky opened the game as a 2.5-point favorite against UConn. The spread dipped to two points on Sunday before being bumped all the way up to 3. The over/under total opened at 133 points and slowly climbed up to 135.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on the game, 52% of bettors favor the Connecticut Huskies. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
FINAL FOUR FREE PICK: Go with Connecticut and the points. According to the latest CBB trends, the underdog has covered the spread in the last four games between these two teams. Connecticut has covered in their last four games and in their last 6 non-conference contests. The Huskies are also strong on a neutral floor, covering in 26 of their last 36 games on a neutral court and in 14 of their last 17 NCAA Tournament games. The Huskies seem to have the confidence to battle with Kentucky’s young talent.
MONDAY’S CHAMPIONSHIP GAME FREE PICK: CONNECTICUT +3