The Kentucky Wildcats are still unbeaten, however after a lot of close calls, their NCAAB chances are starting to relocate in the other direction. Kentucky (24-0 SU, 11-13 ATS) has actually dropped from 1/1 to 6/5 on the March Madness futures market ahead of Saturday's match (2:00 PM ET, ESPN) with the checking out South Carolina Gamecocks. The Wildcats are likewise 3-8 ATS in their last 11 games, however the Gamecocks (12-11 SU, 8-13 ATS) have actually only covered once throughout the very same period. As a consequence the Kentucky Wildcats Basketball odds can now be obtained at a more generous price.
Tuesday's 71-69 victory over the LSU Tigers (+9.5 at home) might have sufficed to awaken the Wildcats. They needed to resist from a 66-60 deficit after enabling LSU to go on a 21-2 run, following an inexpedient technical nasty by Karl-Anthony Towns for holding on the rim.
While Kentucky might still be lugging too much chalk, the Gamecocks have actually been terrible at covering spreads. Tuesday's 65-60 victory over the shorthanded Missouri Tigers (+10.5 away) was nearly hindered by another technical nasty, however Laimonas Chatkevicius got away with throwing the ball hard to the floor, in front of an official. We'll see which team wins the psychological game on Saturday.