UCLA vs. SMU Odds
LOUISVILLE, KY (TheSpread) – No. 6 SMU takes on No. 11 UCLA today in the NCAA Tournament in one of the featured games out of the South Region at 3:10PM ET on truTV.
SMU is 27-6 on the season, 3-0 on a neutral floor and 15-12-3 against the spread. UCLA is 20-13 on the season, 2-4 on a neutral floor and 17-16 against the spread. The Mustangs are making their 11th NCAA Tournament appearance as the champion out of the AAC. UCLA is making its 47th NCAA Tournament appearance as an at-large bid out of the Pac-12 Conference.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, SMU is the favorite in this game, as the Mustangs are getting odds of -3.5 points against the Bruins. The over/under total for the game has been set at 133 points. This game will be played from the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville.
UCLA was everyone’s surprise tournament entry. The Bruins come into this tournament having won four of its last five while covering the spread in seven of its last nine. UCLA has hit the under in five of its last eight. SMU has won four straight and nine of its last 10, including a win over Connecticut in the AAC Championship Game. The Mustangs are 5-3 against the spread in their last eight while hitting the over in seven of their last 10.