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2022 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Final Four Betting:  Kansas Jayhawks vs. Villanova Wildcats  

Kansas and Villanova in First Final Four Matchup Saturday Night

Among the elites of March Madness betting is a historical powerhouse that has stood the test of time.  The Kansas Jayhawks are a blue blood brand of college hoops.  Duke, North Carolina, UCLA, and Kentucky are in that same class.  Counter to that is a new power program that is not going away.  The Villanova Wildcats are in the conversation for having the nation’s top program.  On the whole, such quality is what makes Saturday’s Final Four matchup of Villanova and Kansas a draw. 2022 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Final Four Kansas Jayhawks vs. Villanova Wildcats Betting Information Date: Saturday, April 2, 2022 Time: 6:09 pm ET Location: Caesars Superdome, New Orleans, Louisiana TV Coverage: TBS Kansas vs. Villanova Betting Odds Team SP/RL TOTAL ML Villanova +4½ ( -110 ) 133 ( -110 ) +165 Place Bets Kansas -4½ ( -110 ) 133 ( -110 ) -190 Place Bets Kansas Jayhawks vs. Villanova Wildcats CashBet Wagering Analysis On this occasion, we will see equal action on the sportsbook odds.  Villanova is a quality dog that will attract sharps.  Kansas is a traditional power favorite that will draw squares.   Villanova Remains the Quietly Powerful Brand   Last time out for Villanova was a 50-44 win over Houston as 3-point dogs.  The game stayed under the total of 126.5.  Previously the Wildcats beat Michigan 63-55 as 4.5-point chalk.  That game went under the total of 137 in the Sweet Sixteen. In the opening round Villanova beat Delaware 80-60 as 15-point chalk.  Also, that game cleared the total of 135.  Second-round action saw Nova take out Ohio State 71-61 as 5-point favorites.  And the game stayed under the total of 134. The Villanova Wildcats have a season record of 30-7 straight up, 20-16-1 against the spread, and 17-20 over/under the total.  The Wildcats have 2022 March Madness Betting metrics of 115th for scoring offense, 210th for offensive rebounds, 36th for points allowed, and 38th for defensive rebounds. Namely, Villanova head coach Jay ...
North Carolina Tar Heels vs. Duke Blue Devils

North Carolina vs. Duke NCAA Basketball Championship Game Analysis, Odds and Final Four Picks (Saturday, April 2nd, 2022)

An exceptional college basketball season has come to end as the final four teams clash in the semifinal games that will take place at the Caesars Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana. The North Carolina Tar Heels will square off against the Duke Blue Devils in the second semifinal game. The first battle will take place between the Villanova Wildcats and the Kansas Jayhawks. The NCAA basketball semifinal betting picks have been updated online as these top teams square off in an exciting game. North Carolina Tar Heels vs. Duke Blue Devils Betting Information Date: Saturday, April 2, 2022 Time: 8:49 PM ET Location: Caesars Superdome, New Orleans, Louisiana TV Coverage: TBS North Carolina Tar Heels vs. Duke Blue Devils Betting Odds Team SP/RL TOTAL ML North Carolina +3.5 (-110) 150.5 o (-110) +150 Place Bets Duke -3.5 (-110) 150.5 u (-110) -170 Place Bets North Carolina Tar Heels vs. Duke Blue Devils CashBet Wagering Analysis The North Carolina Tar Heels have played some incredible basketball this season as they defeated some of the top teams with ease. The Duke Blue Devils have come a long way with their dominating offensive and defensive gameplay. Both teams are scoring well, but Duke has a reputation for defeating stronger teams. North Carolina’s Big Win Against the Peacocks The Tar Heels are coming off a solid 20 point win against the St Peter’s Peacocks. North Carolina is currently ranked at No. 8, but their opponent has been a powerhouse in scoring. The Tar Heels are averaging 77.5 points per game with four of their players averaging in double figures. Armando Bacot, Caleb Love, and RJ Davis are the bright spots for the Tar Heels. Overall, they will need to work on their defensive skills against Duke.   Duke’s Strong Offense The Duke Blue Devils are averaging 80 plus points per game. Their powerful offense and equally balanced defense have brought them to the final four. Duke won against the Arkansas Razorbacks with ...
Villanova Wildcats vs. Kansas Jayhawks

Villanova vs. Kansas Men’s Basketball Championship Predictions, Game Analysis and Final Four Odds (Saturday, April 2nd, 2022)

The final four have arrived and the March Madness has come to an end for this exciting 2022 basketball season. Some of the predicted winners were knocked out and the first game will take place between the Wildcats and the Jayhawks. Both teams will square off from the Caesars Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana. The Wildcats have come a long way this season and are up against the dominating Jayhawks. The semifinal basketball betting spreads have been updated online as these top teams clash to progress to the finals. Villanova Wildcats vs. Kansas Jayhawks Betting Information Date: Saturday, April 2, 2022 Time: 6:09 PM ET Location: Caesars Superdome, New Orleans, Louisiana TV Coverage: TBS Villanova Wildcats vs. Kansas Jayhawks Betting Odds Team SP/RL TOTAL ML Villanova -3.5 (-110) 131.5 o (-110) -165 Place Bets Kansas +3.5 (-110) 131.5 u (-110) +145 Place Bets Villanova Wildcats vs. Kansas Jayhawks CashBet Wagering Analysis Villanova defeated some top teams to make it this far. The Wildcats have been consistent in their knockout games and they hope to make it past the Jayhawks. The Wildcats will need more support in scoring and they need to get a good start ahead of the Jayhawks. As for Kansas, they will turn to their offensive gameplay to win. Villanova’s Neat Victory over the Cougars The Villanova Wildcats had a neat victory against the Houston Cougars. The Wildcats did well to restrict the Cougars to 44. Offensively, they scored 50 points and are shooting at 43.7 percent from the field. The Wildcats are scoring 72.6 points per game on average and they need to work on their defensive skills. Collin Gilespie is the lead scorer for the Wildcats with 15.6 points. The other notable players are Jermaine Samuels and Justin Moore.    The No. 1 Seeded Jayhawks to Turn to Their Offense The Kansas Jayhawks will surely turn to their offensive gameplay to win against the Wildcats. Kansas is averaging 78.6 points per game and is ...
2022 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Final Four Overview – Jay Wright and Villanova

Jay Wright Emerges as New King of Coaches for Villanova

On the whole, it is Mike Krzyzewski’s world, and the rest of us get to live in it.  Or so it seems with Coach K in the Final Four in his last season as Duke’s coach.  It is true that Coach K is the biggest name in March Madness betting.  And the winningest coach in the history of college basketball.  But as great as Krzyzewski is, he may not be the best coach in college basketball anymore.  Instead, Villanova head coach Jay Wright is pushing to the top of the mountain as the GOAT of college basketball. 2022 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Final Four Overview – Jay Wright and Villanova When: Saturday, April 2, 2022 Where: Caesars Superdome, New Orleans, Louisiana TV Coverage: CBS Villanova Wildcats Final Four CashBet Wagering Analysis With two recent national championships, the Villanova Wildcats are a new national power.  Although Nova is not historic blue blood, they are a new money top online sportsbook powerhouse.  And Jay Wright is the reason why.  Before Wright arrived, Villanova was best known for its stunning upset of Georgetown in the 1985 national championship game.  Despite the national title, everyone knew it was an upset that wasn’t supposed to happen.  And the Wildcats did take a step back after that epic triumph.  They went back to their status as a good but not great program until the arrival of Jay Wright. The GOAT of His School Certainly, Wright is the greatest coach in Villanova history.  The school has never achieved such consistent success in its history.  Let alone the fact that they are a 2022 March Madness betting Final Four program.  Wright has taken the Villanova program to heights that nobody thought possible.  To show, the Wildcats are in their fourth Final Four under Wright.  The Wildcats won the 2016 and 2018 national championships. Wright has produced eight regular season and ...
2022 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Iowa State Cyclones vs. Miami-FL Hurricanes Betting Information

Miami and Iowa State Meet in Sweet 16 Matchup of Upstarts  

Although Casual fans don’t realize it, the Iowa State Cyclones have a good March Madness betting tradition.  The Cyclones are in their sixth Sweet Sixteen appearance and third since 2014.  And that is what has given Iowa State such strong betting value through the years.  Squares ignore Iowa State.  Thus, sharps know that they can get a quality team at the best possible price.  So far in March Madness, the Miami-FL Hurricanes are one of the biggest surprises.  The U is a football-oriented school that is currently flashing its basketball ability. 2022 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Iowa State Cyclones vs. Miami-FL Hurricanes Betting Information Date: Friday, March 25, 2022 Time: 9:59 pm ET Location: United Center, Chicago, Illinois TV Coverage: TBS Iowa State vs. Miami-FL Betting Odds Team SP/RL TOTAL ML Iowa State +2½ ( -110 ) 133 ( -110 ) +125 Place Bets Miami Florida -2½ ( -110 ) 133 ( -110 ) -145 Place Bets Iowa State Cyclones vs. Miami-FL Hurricanes CashBet Wagering Analysis On this occasion, we have two top online sportsbook brands that casual bettors ignored.  Iowa State is the “second” team from that state.  Squares got cleaned out betting on the Iowa Hawkeyes.  Iowa State was a Wise Guy team that showed exceptional value and ability.  In comparison, Miami is in the Sweet Sixteen for the fifth time in school history and third since 2013. Iowa State Back into Sweetness The Iowa State Cyclones have a 2022 March Madness Betting record of 22-12 straight up, 19-15 against the spread, and 15-19 over/under the total.  In sum, ISU has national metrics of 277th for scoring offense, 320th for offensive rebounds, 27th for points allowed, and 90th for defensive rebounds.  Guard Izaiah Brockington leads Iowa State with 7.5 points and 7.2 rebounds per contest. Last time out for Iowa State was a 54-49 win over the Wisconsin Badgers as 3.5-point dogs.  The game went under the total of 126.  Previously in the first ...