A few teams already have their ticket to the March madness betting dance, including the Gonzaga Bulldogs, of whom many folks who plan on betting on March madness expect great things.
The Zags beat Saint Mary's to win their fifth West Coast Conference tournament and make it to their 20th NCAA tourney. The Bulldogs advanced to the Elite Eight in 1999 and 2015. Gonzaga lost in the Sweet 16 to Syracuse in 2016.
The Lehigh Mountain Hawks and the Bucknell Bison are one win away from an automatic march madness betting bid but only one can win tonight at the Sojka Pavilion in Lewisburg when they play the Patriot League Men's Basketball Tournament championship game, and fans who like to bet on March madness will be paying close attention.
Lehigh Mountain Hawks +5 (-110) 146 (-110) +180
Bucknell Bison -5 (-110) 146 (-110) -220
March madness betting favorites Gonzaga Bulldogs will face the Saint Mary's Gaels tonight for their fifth consecutive West Coast Conference championship at the Orleans Arena in Paradise Nevada. People who will be betting on March madness expect to see the Zags in the NCAA tournament regardless, and Gonzaga will be looking to strut their stuff later on this evening.
Saint Marys CA +5½ (-110) 133½ (-110)
Gonzaga -5½ (-110) 133½ (-110)
The Loyola-Chicago Ramblers and the Southern Illinois Salukis meet tonight to put the ‘Arch’ in march madness betting. LUC and SIU will do battle at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, MO in the quarterfinals of the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament – colloquially known as Arch Madness and which gives fans who will be betting on March Madness a chance to hone their gambling skills.
Loyola University Chicago Ramblers -3 (-110) 133 (-110) -160
Southern Illinois University Carbondale Salukis +3 (-110) 133 (-110) +140
As seed No. 15 in the March madness betting bracket the UCLA may not quite have the best march madness odds but they are certainly favored to beat the Washington Huskies tonight at Pauley Pavilion in Los Angeles.
University of Washington U +21½ (-110) 173½ (-110) +3000
University of California Los Angeles -21½ (-110) 173½ (-110) -7000