Connecticut vs. MSU Prop Odds


NEW YORK (TheSpread) – No. 4 Michigan State faces No. 7 Connecticut feature plenty of stars. Here is a look at the prop odds available for when these two meet.

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According to oddsmakers at, Michigan State is the favorite to win, as the Spartans have odds of -5.5 points against Connecticut. The over/under total for the game has been set at 139 points (View Matchup). The focus of today’s game falls on UConn’s Shabazz Napier and MSU’s Adreian Payne.

Napier has been given over/under odds of 18.5 points for today’s game. The senior guard has had a very strong tournament thus far, scoring 63 points over three games, posting at least 19 points in all three contests. He hasn’t shot that well, going just 21 of 46 from the field, but he is taking plenty of shots and finding the basket. On the season, Napier averages 17.9 points per game while shooting 42.6 percent from the floor and 39.7 percent from 3-point land. Napier has had at least 19 points in 14 of UConn’s 37 games this season.

Payne has been given an over/under total of 16.5 points for this Elite 8 contest. Payne has 69 points over the three NCAA Tournament games, including 16 points in Friday’s win over Virginia. Payne is 19 of 37 from the floor in the tournament and 7 of 13 from 3-point land. The MSU senior forward is averaging 16.5 points per game this season on the dot and shooting 51.2 percent from the floor and 43.6 percent from 3-point land. Payne has recorded at least 17 points in 15 of his 30 games this season.

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These two will face off in the Elite 8 of the East, today at 2:20PM ET on CBS. The game will be held from Madison Square Garden in New York, NY. For a look at the prop odds available for this game, see below

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2014 March Madness Elite 8 Prop Odds – Connecticut vs. Michigan State

Team to score first: Connecticut (-110) Michigan State (-120)

Team to score 10 points first: Connecticut (+115) Michigan State (-145)

Team to score 20 points first: Connecticut (+140) Michigan State (-170)

Largest lead in the game: Over/Under 14.5 points

Total 3-point field goals made by both teams: Over/Under 14

Total points for Connecticut: Over/Under 67

Total points for Michigan State: Over/Under 72.5

Total points for Shabazz Napier (Connecticut): Over/Under 18.5

Total points for DeAndre Daniels (Connecticut): Over/Under 13.5

Total points for Adreian Payne (Michigan State): Over/Under 16.5

Total points for Gary Harris (Michigan State): Over/Under 15

Player to score first 3-pointer

Shabazz Napier (UConn) +400

Gary Harris (MSU) +600

Adreian Payne (MSU) +600

Ryan Boatright (UConn) +800

DeAndre Daniels (UConn) +800

Travis Trice (MSU) +800

Kenny Kaminski (MSU) +1000

Niels Giffey (UConn) +1000

Denzel Valentine (MSU) +1200

Keith Appling (MSU) +1500

Lasan Kromah (UConn) +1500

Field (Any Other Player) +1500

No 3 Point Field Goal Made +50000

Margin of Victory

MSU to win by 01-03 +650

MSU to win by 04-06 +600

MSU to win by 07-09 +500

MSU to win by 10-12 +800

MSU to win by 13-15 +1000

MSU to win by 16-18 +1200

MSU to win by 19-21 +1500

MSU to win by 22 or More +1000

UConn to win by 01-03 +1000

UConn to win by 04-06 +1200

UConn to win by 07-09 +1500

UConn to win by 10-12 +2500

UConn to win by 13-15 +4000

UConn to win by 16-18 +6000

UConn to win by 19-21 +10000

UConn to win by 22 or More +5000

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