Villanova vs. Butler Odds
INDIANAPOLIS, IN (TheSpread) – No. 18 Butler looks to pull even with No. 6 Villanova in the Big East standings when the two meet tonight at 6PM ET.
Villanova is 22-2 on the season, 9-2 in the Big East, 5-2 on the road and 16-7 against the spread. Butler is 18-6 on the season, 8-3 in the Big East, 12-1 at home and 14-8 against the spread. Villanova has won its last three meetings with Butler, covering the spread in two of those three wins. Villanova owns a 67-55 win over Butler at home back on Dec. 31 of this season.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Villanova is the slight favorite on the road, as the Wildcats are getting odds of -1.5 points against the Bulldogs tonight. The over/under total has yet to be set.
Villanova has won five straight since a loss at Georgetown back on Jan. 19. The Wildcats have also covered the spread in five straight games while hitting the under in four of their last five. Butler has also won five straight since a 61-59 loss to Georgetown on Jan. 18. The Bulldogs are 6-2 against the spread in their last eight and have hit the over in four straight games.