Wisconsin vs. Kentucky Odds
INDIANAPOLIS, IN (TheSpread) – Top-seeded Kentucky faces its toughest test of the season tonight in the Final Four when it takes on Wisconsin at 8:49PM ET.
Kentucky is 38-0 on the season, 9-0 on a neutral floor and 19-17-2 against the spread. Wisconsin is 35-3 overall, 10-0 on a neutral court and 20-17-1 against the spread. Kentucky is appearing in its 17th Final Four and the Wildcats are looking to play in their 13th championship game. Wisconsin is appearing in its fourth Final Four and the Badgers are looking to play in the title game for just the second time. These two met in last year’s Final Four with Kentucky getting a 74-73 victory.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Kentucky is the favorite in this game, as the Wildcats are getting odds of -5 points against Wisconsin. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 131 points. This game will be played from the Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.
Kentucky won the Midwest Region of the NCAA Tournament as the top seed. The Wildcats defeated Hampton, Cincinnati, West Virginia and Notre Dame in order to reach the semifinals. UK was just 1-3 against the spread in these four tournament games and they have hit the under in their last three outings.
Wisconsin is the top seed out of the West Region. Wisconsin defeated Coastal Carolina, Oregon, North Carolina and Arizona to reach this spot. The Badgers went 2-2 against the spread in the four games, covering in the most recent contests. Wisconsin has been trending with the over, hitting it in four of its last five games.