Texas 0-6 ATS in last 6 tourney games
PITTSBURGH, PA (The Spread) - Texas takes on Butler today in the first round of the NCAA tournament and has had issues covering in previous tourney games.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Longhorns are now 1.5-point favorites versus the Bulldogs after opening as a 1-point favorite, while the total is sitting at 124 points.
Texas is winless at 0-6 against the spread in its last six NCAA tournament games and is 4-10 against the number in its lat 14 games versus Big East opponents. The Longhorns are also 2-5 at the betting window in their last seven games coming off a loss.
The Bulldogs, meanwhile, are 19-6-1 against the spread in their last 26 NCAA tournament games and are 5-2 ATS in their last seven games coming off a loss.