Spartans have been bad Tourney bet
CHARLOTTE, NC (The Spread) - Michigan State might be favored today versus Georgia but the Spartans have not been a good play for bettors in previous NCAA Tournament games.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Spartans are 6-point favorites over the Bulldogs for today's 12:40PM tip off after opening as a 4.5-point favorite. The total, meanwhile, opened at 126.5 and is now up to 127.5.
Michigan State is winless at 0-4-1 against the spread in its last five NCAA Tournament appearances. The Spartans are also just 2-8-1 against the number in their last 11 games played at a neutral site.
On the other side, the Bulldogs are 5-1-1 against the spread in their last seven non-conference games and are 5-2 against the number in their last seven games overall.