MAAC Tournament Odds
ALBANY, NY (TheSpread) – The 2015 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Tournament tips off later today. Here is a look at the odds to win this five-day event.
The MAAC Tournament is a 10-team standard single-elimination tournament with the top six seeds getting a bye into Saturday’s quarterfinals. Two opening-round games take place today and the finals will be held on Monday night. All games will be held from the Times Union Center in Albany.
According to the latest oddsmakers, Iona is the favorite to win this tournament, as it has odds of +130 to prevail while both Rider and Manhattan have been given a money line of +500 to win.
Iona is the top seed in the tournament after going 24-7 on the season and 17-3 in the MAAC. Iona has won this tournament eight times, most in MAAC history. Its last title came in 2013.
Rider is the No. 2 seed in this tournament. Rider went 21-10 on the season and 15-5 in conference play. Rider has never won the MAAC Tournament in program history.
Manhattan will be the No. 3 seed this weekend. The Jaspers were 16-13 on the season and 13-7 in MAAC play. Manhattan has won this tournament four times, including last season.