The Tar Heels are favored against the Wildcats in Final Four odds while the Huskies are favored against the Spartans.
NCAA Final Four odds have some interesting storylines. Tyler Hansbrough was the player of the year in college hoops last year and returned just for the chance to win a title. He may regret that decision in terms of dollars since his NBA stock has fallen. Hansbrough has made three Elite Eights and two Final Fours but he does not have a title.
NCAA Final Four odds have a home court edge for Michigan State with the games being played in Detroit. That advantage should not be underestimated in Final Four odds. Gamblers sure are not, as they are taking the Spartans with the early NCAA Final Four odds money.
Villanova may have finished fourth in the Big East but they are a serious threat in NCAA Final Four odds. The Wildcats have played as hard defensively as any team and they are extremely well coached and well prepared. It also helps Villanova in Final Four odds hat they have a point guard in Scottie Reynolds who can win a game.
The RPI is sometimes a good indication of how teams will do in NCAA Final Four odds. Entering NCAA Final Four odds action it is North Carolina ranked #3, Michigan State #6, Connecticut #8 and Villanova #13.
NCAA Final Four odds stats show that North Carolina has the best offense in the country, Connecticut 12th, Villanova 19th and Michigan State 23rd. On defense the NCAA Final Four odds numbers have Connecticut at #3, Michigan State at #9, Villanova at #15 and North Carolina at #18.
In terms of coaching in NCAA Final Four odds, Jim Calhoun has won two national titles and is in his third Final Four. Tom Izzo has one title and this is his fifth Final Four. Roy Williams has one title and this is his 7th Final Four. It is the first one for Jay Wright.
Each of the past two seasons in NCAA Final Four odds there were four difference conferences making the Final Four. In the previous eight seasons before that there were at least two schools from the same league and that is the case again in 2009 Final Four odds with two teams from the Big East. In the eight previous times a conference had two teams only three times did they win the national title.
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