The Final Four odds favor the remaining No. 1 seeds Gonzaga and North Carolina to generally meet in the championship game on April 3. But Cinderellas No. 3 Oregon and # 7 sc still have opportunity to disrupt that prospective private showdown.
Gonzaga is headed to its first Final Four, and some oddsmakers in Las Vegas think they’re the team to beat.
The Zags, now 36-1, had the easiest of the Elite Eight games by matching up against No. 11 Xavier. The Bulldogs cruised 83-59, and they are now the odds-on favorites in Las Vegas to win their first-ever NCAA males’s basketball title.
Gonzaga hasn’t visited the Final Four, but oddsmakers believe now could be their time. The at 7-5 to win it all. UNC follows closely at 8-5, followed by Oregon (4-1) and South Carolina 8-1.
‘It’s been a long, hard journey to get this system here,’ advisor Mark Few said. ‘ We’ll go down there (Phoenix) and try to win the thing.’
Both games of the last Four are on Saturday, April 1, at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. South Carolina plays Gonzaga first, with the tip scheduled for 6:09 pm ET. Oregon and UNC have actually the nightcap at 8:49 pm ET.
For those who believe the Zags have two more victories in them, bettors can find better chances on the Bulldogs at Bovada. The site that is online UNC since the favorite at +140, followed by Gonzaga (+180), Oregon (+550), and South Carol