Wichita State vs. Notre Dame Odds
CLEVELAND, OH (TheSpread) – The Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament gets started tonight in the Midwest Region when No. 3 Notre Dame squares off with No. 7 Wichita State at 7:15PM ET on CBS.
Notre Dame is 31-5 on the season, 7-1 on a neutral floor and 15-13 against the spread. Wichita State is 30-4 on the season, 5-2 on a neutral court and 17-14-1 against the spread. The Shockers are making their sixth Sweet 16 appearance in program history while Notre Dame is appearing in the regional semifinals for the 16th time in its history and its first appearance since 2003.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Wichita State is actually the small favorite in this game, as the Shockers are getting odds of -2 points against the Irish. The over/under total for the game has been set at 137 points. This game is being played from Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland.
Wichita State has defeated Indiana and Kansas thus far in the tournament and the Shockers have won nine of their last 10 games despite going just 1-3 against the spread in their last four. The Shockers have been trending with the over, as they have hit it in their last three games.
Notre Dame has edged Northeastern and Butler thus far in the tournament, winning the two games by a combined seven points. The Irish have now won seven straight coming into today while going 7-3 against the spread in their last 10. Notre Dame is trending toward the under, hitting it in six of their last eight games.