Robert Morris vs. Duke Odds
CHARLOTTE, NC (TheSpread) – No. 1 Duke looks to have an easy matchup today when it faces No. 16 Robert Morris in South Region play of the NCAA Tournament at 7:10PM ET on CBS.
Duke is 29-4 on the season, 5-1 on a neutral floor and 18-14-1 against the spread. Robert Morris is 20-14 on the season, 2-0 on a neutral floor and 6-3 against the spread. Duke is appearing in this tournament for the 39th time as an at-large out of the ACC. Robert Morris is making its eighth appearance as the champion of the Northeast Conference. Robert Morris advanced to this game with an 81-77 win over North Florida in the First Four on Wednesday.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Duke is the clear favorite in this game, as the Blue Devils are getting odds of -22.5 points against Robert Morris. The over/under total for the game has been set at 144 points. This game is being played from Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte.
Robert Morris has won seven straight games coming into tonight’s contest and it has covered the spread in four straight lined games while splitting the over/under in those four contests. Duke is coming off a 74-64 loss to Notre Dame in the ACC Tournament. The Blue Devils had won nine straight prior to that and they have covered in four of their last five contests while hitting the under in four of their last five.