We have reached the National Championship game from college basketball and on tap for Monday April 7th will be the game between the Kentucky Wildcats and Connecticut Huskies. The Wildcats and Huskies will get things started from AT&T Stadium in Arlington Texas at 9PM Eastern Time and CBS TV will provide the coast to coast broadcast. Check out the college basketball odds listed at Top Bet sportsbook.
The wagering odds from the NCAA Tournament title game have the Kentucky Wildcats favored by -2 ½ points with an over under line set at 135 points. Those betting Kentucky on the money line will lay -150 odds with the return on money line bets with the Connecticut Huskies at +135 odds.
The Kentucky Wildcats have covered the spread seven straight times as they enter the NCAA Tournament title game as they pushed as a -1 point favorite against Wisconsin in the semifinal round. The key here for the Wildcats will be their size and length. The Wildcats have matured in the NCAA Tournament. They were a bunch of freshman who were struggling during the regular season and once the NCAA Tournament started they stopped playing like freshman but playing like season veterans of college basketball. Connecticut likes to shoot threes but they will face a team with the athleticism and length to alter those Huskies three point shots. Kentucky will dominate the inside of the hoop. They will get easy looks around the hoop because the Wildcats will be able to drive the hole and find good looks because Connecticut is not strong inside. Connecticut had trouble with teams like Kentucky. Those physical teams that can bang the boards and have the ability to defend threes gave UCONN fits. The Huskies have two losses to Louisville this season. They have two losses to SMU as well. The team has a loss to Cincinnati. Those teams fit the profile of Kentucky and that is a team that will defend your vigorous and not give up passing lanes for good looks at the bucket. Kentucky will forced Connecticut into bad shot selections because they can defend the perimeter. Connecticut lives on the perimeter and because Kentucky can rotate defensively quickly the Huskies will struggle with his matchup on Monday.
With our college basketball pick on Monday we will play on the Kentucky Wildcats -2 ½ points against the Connecticut Huskies at the online sportsbook usa.