North Carolina A&T vs. Liberty CIT Pick
North Carolina A&T is a double-digit underdog versus Liberty Monday night in the first round of the CIT. Will the Aggies cover?
Monday, March 12, 2018
TV: CBSSN, 6:00 p.m. ET
Who Oddsmakers Like: Liberty. According to oddsmakers from online sports book YouWager, the Flames are 12-point favorites to knock off the Aggies, who opened as 11.5-point underdogs. The total, meanwhile, sits at 142.5 points after hitting the board at 137.5.
Who Public Bettors Like: North Carolina A&T. As of Monday afternoon, 60% of betting tickets are on the Aggies to cover the point spread. Meanwhile, bettors are split 50-50 on whether or not the over will cover.
Who We Like: The Aggies are a perfect 4-0 against the spread in their last four non-conference games and are 4-1 against the number in their last five games coming off a loss. On the other side, the Flames have failed to cover in 12 of their last 17 games coming off a loss, are 7-17 against the number in their last 24 non-conference games, and are 2-6 at the betting window in their last eight games following an ATS loss.
CIT COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: NORTH CAROLINA A&T AGGIES +12