2012 Final Four Spreads: The 2012 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament tips this Saturday (March 31) with two games at the New Orleans Superdome. The first game on tap is an old Kentucky rivalry between overall tournament No. 1 seed Kentucky Wildcats from the South Regional playing West Regional champs No. 4 Louisville Cardinals. Start time is set for 6:05 p.m. ET. At approximately 8:45 or a half-hour after Louisville/UK, East Regional No. 2 Ohio State Buckeyes plays Midwest Region No. 2 Kansas Jayhawks. CBS will televise both game.
For Saturday’s opener, odds makers at online sports book SBGglobal.com list the Wildcats as 8 1/2-chalk favorites against the Cardinals with a combined score total of 137 1/2 (over/under). Louisville backers wagering for a SU win are getting +370 College Basketball Odds while the price of wagering KU to win SU is -470 ($470 to win $100)
In the nightcap, Ohio State is favored by 2 1/2-points ATS over Kansas with a combined score total of 136 1/2. Jayhawks backers are getting +130 money line odds to win SU while the price of wagering OSU SU is -150 ($150 to win ($100).
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