Wisconsin vs. UNC NCAA Prediction
One of the more intriguing matchups for Friday’s NCAA Tournament slate will take place at 7:10 p.m. ET when No. 9 Wisconsin takes on No. 8 North Carolina, which is a 1.5-point favorite. Will the Badgers pull off the small upset?
727 Wisconsin Badgers (+1.5) at 728 North Carolina Tar Heels (-1.5); o/u 137.5
7:10 p.m. ET, Friday, March 19, 2021
Venue: Mackey Arena, West Lafayette, IN
Wisconsin vs. North Carolina NCAA Tournament Prediction
The Badgers are 7-1-2 against the spread in their last 10 NCAA Tournament games as an underdog and are 12-4-2 against the number in their last 18 games coming off a loss. They’re also 14-6-2 at the betting window in their last 22 NCAA Tournament games overall and are 9-4-3 against the number in their last 16 neutral site games when listed as an underdog.
On the other side, the Tar Heels are 1-4 against the spread in their last five NCAA Tournament games when listed as the favorite and have failed to cover in four of their last five NCAA Tournament games overall.
NCAA TOURNAMENT PREDICTION: WISCONSIN BADGERS +1.5