Michigan State vs. Louisville Free Pick
SYRACUSE, NY (The Spread) - Will Michigan State punch its ticket to the Final Four today when it takes on Louisville at 2:20PM ET in the Elite Eight?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Spartans are 2.5-point favorites over the Cardinals after opening as a 1-point favorite for today's game. The total currently sits at 128.5 after opening at 129.5.
MSU is a perfect 4-0 at the betting window in its last four non-conference games and is 10-4 against the spread in its last 14 games overall. Sparty is also 5-2 ATS in its last seven games versus a team with a winning record.
As for Louisville, the Cardinals have struggled in previous non-conference games. They're just 1-5-1 at the betting window in their last seven games against non-conference foes and they should see their deep run in this year's tourney come to an end today.
2015 MARCH MADNESS ELITE EIGHT FREE PICK: MICHIGAN STATE SPARTANS -2.5