Wofford vs. Arkansas Odds
JACKSONVILLE, FL (TheSpread) – No. 5 Arkansas looks to avoid the 5-12 upset tonight at 9:50PM ET when it takes on No. 12 Wofford on TNT in West Region play.
Arkansas is 26-8 on the season, 2-1 on a neutral floor and 17-16 against the spread. Wofford is 28-6 on the season, 5-0 on a neutral floor and 16-14 against the spread. Wofford is making its fourth appearance in the Big Dance as the champion of the Southern Conference. Arkansas received an at-large bid out of the SEC. The Razorbacks are appearing the NCAA Tournament for the 30th time. These two last met in 2007 with Arkansas getting a 67-45 win, but Wofford just covering a 23-point spread.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Arkansas is favored in this game, as the Razorbacks are getting odds of -7.5 points against Wofford. The over/under total for the game has been set at 136 points. This game will be played from the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville.
Wofford has won eight straight coming into this game and the Terriers are 6-2 against the spread during this win streak. Wofford has been strong with the over, hitting it in seven of its last eight. Arkansas is coming off a 78-63 loss to Kentucky in the SEC Tournament. The Razorbacks are 7-3 straight up in their last 10 but just 3-6 against the spread in their last nine. Arkansas has also been strong with the over, hitting it in five of their last seven.