As college basketball fans and bettors alike rejoice over the new season, the NCAA version of hoops royalty ranks upon the top of oddsmakers lists when it comes to betting on who’s going to be cutting down the mesh at the end of the NCAA Tournament in April.
At online sportsbook Bodog, the Kentucky Wildcats are the unsurprising favorites to claim the title. John Calipari’s squad saw most of its starting rotation ditch its textbooks for the NBA Draft but thanks to yet another solid offseason of recruiting, the ‘Cats should be in the mix once again near the top of the rankings throughout the course of the year.
Fresh off topping Wisconsin in the championship game, the Duke Blue Devils have the second best chances to repeat at +850 odds. Maryland, North Carolina and Kansas come in shortly after with a +1000 price.
Here’s a look at the odds the shop is offering.
|North Carolina State||+7500|
Odds as of November 10 at Bodog