Updated South Region Odds

NCAA Tournament Odds: Will Kentucky win the South Region? 3/19/18

With the South Region of the NCAA Tournament saw the most upsets in the history of the tournament. Here’s a look at the latest odds to win this region.

According to oddsmakers at YouWager, Kentucky is now the favorite, as it has -115 odds to prevail. Other odds are Nevada (+350), Kansas State (+450) and Loyola-Chicago (+550). The South Regional semifinals and final will take place from Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia.

Bet on the 2018 NCAA Tournament

Kentucky is the fifth seed and the top remaining seed in the region. The Wildcats defeated Davidson (78-73) and then ran past Buffalo (95-75) to reach the Sweet 16. The Wildcats will face Kansas State in the regional semifinal. Kentucky has reached the Final Four 17 times, last doing so in 2015.

Nevada is the seventh seed in the region. The Wolf Pack were able to beat No. 10 Texas in OT (87-83) and then rallied from down 22 to beat No. 2 Cincinnati (75-73). It will face Loyola in the Sweet 16. Nevada has yet to reach the Final Four.

Kansas State is the ninth seed in the region. The Wildcats defeated Creighton (69-59) and then defeated the big Cinderella, No. 16 UMBC (50-43). K-State has reached the Final Four four times, last doing so in 1964.

Loyola-Chicago is the 11 seed in the region. The Ramblers defeated No. 6 Miami (64-62) and the got past No. 3 Tennessee (63-62) thanks to a game-winning shot in the closing seconds. Loyola actually reached the Final Four back in 1963.

 

Loading...

College Basketball Predictions

Thumbnail Baylor vs. Gonzaga Betting Prediction Baylor and Gonzaga will put it all on the line Monday night at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis when they play the Men’s Basketball Championship at 9:20 p.m. ET....
Thumbnail UCLA vs. Gonzaga Final Four Prediction The UCLA Bruins are the Cinderella of the NCAA Tournament this season but they face their biggest test to date when they take on the Gonzaga Bulldogs at 8:34...
Thumbnail Houston vs. Baylor Final Four Prediction The Final Four tips off at 5:14 p.m. ET when two-seed Houston squares off against one-seed Baylor, which is a 5-point favorite. Will the Cougars cover as the...
Thumbnail UCLA vs. Michigan Elite Eight Prediction There’s one more ticket available for this year’s Final Four and it’ll go to either UCLA or Michigan, which play on Tuesday night at 9:57 p.m. ET on TBS....
Thumbnail USC vs. Gonzaga Elite Eight Prediction The Elite Eight continues on Tuesday night when USC takes on Gonzaga at 7:15 p.m. ET. The total for tonight’s game dropped from 155 down to 153, but is the...

NCAAB Headlines