Public taking Badgers over Blue Devils
INDIANAPOLIS, IN (The Spread) – Public bettors are siding with Wisconsin in tonight’s NCAA Championship Game against Duke, which is now an underdog for the 9:18PM ET tip-off.
Our College Basketball Public Betting Page shows that 57% of public bettors currently favor the Badgers over the Blue Devils, which isn’t too surprising given what Wisconsin did on Saturday. While Duke was highly impressive in its victory as a favorite versus Michigan State (an 81-61 win), Wisconsin thwarted Kentucky’s bid at an undefeated season with a 71-64 victory as a 4.5-point underdog.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Badgers are now a 1-point favorite over the Blue Devils after the game opened as a pick’em. The total has also seen some movement, going from 141 down to 140.