North Carolina vs. Wisconsin Odds
LOS ANGELES, CA (TheSpread) – No. 1 Wisconsin meets up with No. 4 North Carolina in the West Regional semifinal tonight at 7:47PM ET on TBS.
Wisconsin is 33-3 on the season, 8-0 on a neutral floor and 18-17-1 against the spread. North Carolina is 26-11 on the season, 9-2 on a neutral court and 20-16-1 against the spread. Wisconsin is making its eighth appearance in the Sweet 16 of March Madness while UNC is making its regional semifinal appearance for the 31st time. These two last met in 2011 with UNC winning 60-57 at home.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Wisconsin is the favorite in this game, as the Badgers are getting odds of -6.5 points against the Tar Heels. The over/under total for the game has been set at 145 points. This game is being played from the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
North Carolina has defeated Harvard and Arkansas in the NCAA Tournament thus far. The Tar Heels are 5-1 in their last six games straight up while going 4-2 against the spread in those six games. The Heels are trending toward the over, as they have hit it in three of their last four games.
Wisconsin has defeated Coastal Carolina and Oregon in March Madness thus far. The Badgers have won eight straight games coming into tonight, but they are just 4-6 against the spread in their last 10. Wisconsin has trended toward the over as of late, hitting it in five of their last eight games.