Public favors top seeds on Saturday
LAS VEGAS, NV (The Spread) - The Elite 8 begins tonight and public bettors are siding with the two No. 1 seeds in this evening's action.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, Wisconsin is a 1.5-point underdog versus Arizona at 6:05PM ET tonight while Kentucky is an 11-point favorite versus Notre Dame with tip off set for 8:49PM ET.
Our College Basketball Public Betting Page shows that 59% of public bettors currently favor the Badgers and the points, while 57% of public bettors also like the Wildcats minus the double digits.
It's not overly surprising that the public is siding with the two No. 1 seeds after 64% of public bettors favored fellow top seed Duke over Utah last night.