Utah vs. Duke Odds
HOUSTON, TX (TheSpread) – Top-seeded Duke could find itself in a dogfight tonight when it faces No. 5 Utah in the South Regional semifinal of the NCAA Tournament at 9:45PM ET on CBS.
Duke is 31-4 on the season, 7-1 on a neutral floor and 20-14-1 against the spread. Utah is 26-8 on the season, 4-2 on the neutral court and 21-11-1 against the spread. Duke is appearing in the Sweet 16 for the 28th time in program history while Utah is making its 16th regional semifinal appearance.
According to the latest oddsmakers, Duke is the slight favorite in this game, as the Blue Devils are getting odds of -5 points against Utah tonight. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 134.5 points. This game will be played from the NRG Stadium in Houston.
Utah advanced to today’s game by beating Stephen F. Austin 57-50 before defeating Georgetown 75-64 in the third round. The Utes are just 6-4 in their last 10 games and also just 5-5 against the spread during that stretch. However, Utah has covered in both NCAA Tournament games. The Utes have been siding with the under lately, hitting it in seven of their last 10 games.
Duke defeated Robert Morris 85-56 in the second round and then topped San Diego State, 68-49 in the third round to reach today’s game. The Blue Devils have won nine of their last 10 and they are 6-1 against the spread in their last seven. The Blue Devils have been going with the under as of late as well, as they have hit it in six of their last seven games.