Virginia vs. North Carolina Pick
The ACC Championship will be decided tonight as No. 7 North Carolina faces No. 4 Virginia at 9PM ET. Which team will escape with the title?
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, North Carolina is the slight favorite to win today’s game, as the Tar Heels are getting odds of -2 points against Virginia. The over/under total for the game has yet to be set. These two meet in the ACC Championship Game from the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C.
North Carolina is 27-6 overall, 16-4 in ACC games, 6-0 on a neutral court and 15-17-1 against the spread. Virginia is 26-6 overall, 15-5 in ACC games, 6-0 on a neutral court and 17-13 against the spread. Virginia won the lone meeting this season, 79-74 at home on Feb. 27.
Virginia has won and covered in five straight coming into this championship, including a 73-68 win over Miami last night. The Tar Heels have won four straight and covered in their last three. They have been great in the ACC Tournament, winning their two games by a combined 48 points. After losing to ND during the season, the Heels got revenge last night in a 78-47 win. Given that UNC lost to Virginia during the season, expect the same motivated effort tonight against the Cavaliers. When clicking, UNC could be the best team in the country.
ACC TOURNAMENT FREE PICK: NORTH CAROLINA -2