The Kentucky Wildcats will fact the number one seeded Wichita St Shockers from the NCAA tournament action on the scheduled for Sunday afternoon. This Round of 32 game will get started from St Louis Missouri at 3:45PM Eastern Time and CBS TV will provide the coast to coast broadcast. Check out the NCAA tournament college basketball odds at Bovada sportsbook.
The wagering odds from this NCAA tournament game from St Louis has the number one seeded Wichita St Shockers the -4 ½ point wagering favorite with a total in this game lined at 133 ½ points. Those betting the money line with Wichita St will get back +185 odds while bettors taking the underdog Kentucky Wildcats receiving +165 odds for the upset win.
The Wichita St Shockers have rolled to a perfect 35-0 record. This team was in the Final Four last year and has not skipped a beat. Their defensive play has been dominant of late as the team has allowed their past five opponents an average of 33% shooting from the field. Don’t fall for all the media buzz about the team not playing anybody. In the non-conference the Shockers have wins against Tulsa, BYU, Tennessee, North Carolina Central and on the road to Saint Louis who are all NCAA Tournament bound clubs. Their past ten wins have come by double digit margins. The Kentucky Wildcats have underperformed this season. The team had to play in the eight versus nine seed in the NCAA Tournament and then draw the number one seed in their region. Kentucky is a10 loss team. This program didn’t even make the NCAA Tournament field last season as they were relegated to the NIT where they were eliminated in the first round of play. The Wildcats didn’t handle the top teams on their schedule too well this year. They lost all three games against Florida this season. They entered the SEC Conference tournament losers of three of their past four games as they had losses to Florida by double digits with a loss to South Carolina on the road as well as a home defeat to Arkansas. The Razorbacks beat Kentucky twice and LSU nearly pulled off the same feat at Kentucky needed overtime to salvage a split this season against the Tigers. With our college basketball pick on Sunday we will play on the Wichita St Shockers -4 ½ points at the best online sportsbooks.