After the NCAA released the field of 68 and the NCAA Tournament bracket Sunday, the oddsmakers released their lines for the known matchups. Games begin Tuesday and Wednesday with the First Four before first round games on Thursday and Friday.
The lines are out for the First Four and the full slate of first round games on Thursday and Friday.
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Download the CBS Sports App today and get instant tournament news and alerts, plus play Brackets! Who’s ready to make some money?After the NCAA released the field of 68 and the NCAA Tournament bracket Sunday, the oddsmakers released their lines for the known matchups.Games begin Tuesday and Wednesday with the First Four before first round games on Thursday and Friday.Let’s take a look at the early point spreads.
Tuesday, First Four6:40 p.m.Mount St. Mary’s (19-15) vs. New Orleans (20-11)New Orleans -1.59:10 p.m.Kansas State (20-13) vs. Wake Forest (19-13)Wake Forest -1Wednesday, First Four6:40 p.m.N.C. Central (25-8) vs. UC Davis (22-12)N.C. Central -39:10 p.m.Providence (20-12) vs. Southern Cal (24-9)Southern Cal -1Thursday, First Round12:15 p.m.Notre Dame (25-9) vs. Princeton (23-6)Notre Dame -712:40 p.m.Virginia (22-10) vs. UNC Wilmington (29-5)Virginia -8.51:30 p.m.Butler (23-8) vs. Winthrop (26-6)Butler -112 p.m.Gonzaga (32-1) vs. South Dakota (18-16)Gonzaga -22.52:45 p.m.West Virginia (26-8) vs. Bucknell (26-8)West Virginia -143:10 p.m.Florida (24-8) vs. ETSU (27-7)Florida -104 p.m.Minnesota (24-9) vs. Middle Tennessee (30-4)Minnesota -14:30 p.m.Northwestern (23-11) vs. Vanderbilt (19-15)Vanderbilt -16:50 p.m.Maryland (24-8) vs. Xavier (21-13)Maryland -27:10 p.m.Villanova (31-3) vs. Mount St. Mary’s-New Orleans winner7:20 p.m.Saint Mary’s (28-4) vs. VCU (26-8)Saint Mary’s -4.57:27 p.m.Purdue (25-7) vs. Vermont (29-5)Purdue -8.59:20 p.m.Florida State (25-8) vs. Florida Gulf Coast (26-7)Florida State -129:40 p.m.Wisconsin (25-9) vs. Virginia Tech (22-10)Wisconsin -59:50 p.m.Arizona (30-4) vs. North Dakota (22-9)Arizona -16.59:55 p.m.Iowa State (23-10) vs. Nevada (28-6)Iowa State -6.5Friday, First Round12:15 p.m.Michigan (24-11) vs. Oklahoma State (20-12)Michigan -212:40 p.m.Baylor (25-7) vs. New Mexico State (28-5)Baylor -121:30 p.m.Arkansas (25-9) vs. Seton Hall (21-11)Arkansas -12 p.m.Oregon (29-5) vs. Iona (22-12)Oregon -14.52:45 p.m.Louisville (24-8) vs. Jacksonville State (20-14)Louisville -20.5SMU (29-4) vs. Providence-Southern Cal winner4 p.m.North Carolina (27-7) vs. Texas Southern (23-11)UNC -25.54:30 p.m.Creighton (25-9) vs. Rhode Island (24-9)Creighton -1.56:50 p.m.Kansas (28-4) vs. N.C. Central-UC Davis winner7:10 p.m. Dayton (24-7) vs. Wichita State (30-4)Wichita State -67:20 p.m.Duke (27-8) vs. Troy (22-14)Duke -197:27 p.m. Cincinnati (29-5) vs. Kansas State-Wake Forest winner9:20 p.m.Miami (21-11) vs. Michigan State (19-14)Miami -29:40 p.m.Kentucky (29-5) vs. Northern Kentucky (24-10)Kentucky -19.59:50 p.m.South Carolina (22-10) vs. Marquette (19-12)South Carolina -1.59:55 p.m.UCLA (29-4) vs. Kent State (22-13)UCLA -18
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