NCAA odds have the North Carolina Tar Heels as the slight favorite over the Gonzaga Bulldogs for tonight’s men’s basketball national championship game at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona.

NCAA odds on line and in Vegas favor North Carolina winning its sixth national guys’s basketball title, and 3rd under coach Roy Williams.

The Westgate SuperBook has # 1 UNC (32-7) at less when compared to a bucket over No. 1 Gonzaga (37-1), aided by the spread just 1.5 points. The Vegas sportsbook has the total points at 154.5.

Nearly all the books in Nevada and online have new york as a small favorite that is 1.5-point. Straight-up bets are basically truly money, due to the fact experts are not willing to pick a better No. 1 seed.

How We Got Here

No. 7 Southern Carolina did all it could to write another chapter in its Cinderella March Madness story, even though the Gamecocks mounted a great comeback in the 2nd half of their Final Four game on Saturday, the Bulldogs were able to fend the challenge off. Gonzaga’s had probably the easier cost Phoenix, as the Bulldogs lowest-seeded opponent within the tournament came against # 4 West Virginia within the Sweet 16.

UNC meanwhile had to top perhaps not just No. 4 Butler into the Sweet 16, but additionally number 2 Kentucky in the Elite Eight. The Tar Heels than had to beat a strong no. 3 Oregon offense, which it did, barely, 77-76 on Saturday.