Updated West Region Odds
In what looks to be the most competitive region remaining, who will emerge as the West Region winner in the NCAA Tournament? Here’s a look at the latest odds.
According to oddsmakers at YouWager, Gonzaga is favored to win this region, as the Bulldogs are getting odds of +140 to win. Other odds are Michigan (+175), Texas A&M (+400) and Florida State (+800). The West Region semifinals and final will be held from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.
Gonzaga is the fourth seed in the region. The Bulldogs had a pair of close calls this past weekend, defeating UNC Greensboro (68-64) and topping Ohio State (90-84) to reach the Sweet 16. The Bulldogs will face Florida State on Friday. Zaga reached the Final Four last year and was runner-up in the tournament. It was the program’s first Final Four appearance.
Michigan is the third seed in the West. The Wolverines are the lowest seed of the four teams remaining. U-M defeated Montana (61-47) and Houston (64-63) thanks to a buzzer-beater on Saturday night. The Wolverines will face Texas A&M on Friday. Michigan is trying to reach its eighth Final Four. It’s last appearance came in 2013.
Texas A&M is the seventh seed in the West Region. The Aggies have picked up wins over Providence (73-69) and second-seeded North Carolina (86-65) to reach the Sweet 16. Texas A&M has never appeared in the Final Four.
Florida State is the ninth seed in the region. The Seminoles defeated Missouri (67-54) and top-seeded Xavier (75-70) to reach the regional semifinal. FSU has reached one Final Four in program history, which came in 1972.