UK favored heading into Sweet 16
LAS VEGAS, NV (The Spread) - With the first two rounds in the books, Kentucky now has even odds to win this year's NCAA Tournament.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Wildcats are 1/1 favorites to win this year's tourney as the action heads into the Sweet 16 this weekend. Kentucky opened as the favorites to win and no team has come close to matching the Wildcats' odds.
Continuing with the current odds, Arizona has the next-best odds to win it all at 13/2 while Duke and Wisconsin are both 8/1, respectively. Gonzaga, meanwhile, is 12/1 to win this year's March Madness tournament while Michigan State is 14/1 after upsetting two-seed Virginia on Sunday.
Utah will have to get past Duke in the South bracket in order to get out of the Sweet 16 and into the Elite Eight and the Utes are 20/1 to win it all. Louisville and Oklahoma are 25/1, respectively, while North Carolina, Notre Dame and Wichita State are all 33/1, respectively.
The current long shots are NC State at 50/1 and UCLA, West Virginia and Xavier at 100/1, respectively.