Villanova Wildcats versus North Carolina Tar Heels NCAA Tournament Championship College Basketball Game Preview

Share |

It will be the Villanova Wildcats battling the North Carolina Tar Heels in the 2016 NCAA College Basketball National Championship Game. The Wildcats and Tar Heels get things started from Reliant Stadium in Houston Texas at 9:19PM Eastern Time and TBS TV has the coast to coast broadcast.

Bet the NCAA College Basketball at Oddsmaker sportsbook, where bettors can now Claim their Free 100% Bonus up to $1000. Sign up today and get into the excitement of watching and wagering on college hoops all the way up until the NCAA Tournament title game!

The current odds available for wagering at Oddsmaker, where the bonuses are the best in the business has the North Carolina Tar Heels favored by -2 ½ points with the total lined at 148 ½ points. Money line players playing on the North Carolina Tar Heels will lay -150 odds with the return on the underdog Villanova Wildcats at +130 odds.

The teams last met in the NCAA Tournament in 2013 with North Carolina posting the 78-71 victory as a -5 point favorite in the Round of 32.

Villanova has been very impressive in the NCAA Tournament. They have crushed four of their five opponents thus far. Their latest victim was the Oklahoma Sooners in the Final Four on Saturday. The Wildcats put a 99-51 pounding on the Sooners as a -2 ½ point favorite. The team shot 71.4% from the floor and nailed 11 of 18 from the three point line in an NFL Stadium. In the past Reliant Stadium in Houston Texas produced very low scoring games in NCAA Tournament games. Josh Hart had a big game for the Wildcats with 23 points and eight rebounds as he connected on 10 of his 12 shots. On defense Villanova held Oklahoma to just 31.7% shooting with 6 of 27 from three point range.

North Carolina too has walloped opponents in their NCAA Tournament. All five of their victories have come by 14 points or greater. In their Final Four contest the opponent was fellow ACC conference foe the Syracuse Orange and the Tar Heels scored the 83-66 victory plus cover as a -10 point wagering favorite. For the fifth straight time in the tournament the Tar Heels owned the glass. Behind their size and length, Carolina was able to outmuscle 12 more rebounds away from the Syracuse Orange in victory. It was another high percentage shooting game as North Carolina struck on 53.8% from the field in victory. They have hit on 50% of greater in their past four tournament games.

Comments are closed.