Villanova soared to victory over Oklahoma in the ultimate Four, but to win the college’s second National Championship the united team will be needing to overcome the chances again and take down UNC.
The Villanova Wildcats bested their fellow two seed opponent Oklahoma Sooners 95-51 on Saturday night for a lopsided 44-point shellacking which was the biggest margin of victory ever in one last Four game.
Las Vegas sportsbooks had the group from Philly as merely a two-point favorite heading into the competition. Bettors who placed cash on mind mentor Jay Wright’s squad had little angst during the 40-minute game as Villanova took control roughly halfway through the very first half and never looked back.
Their opponent for night’s 2016 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball National Championship is the University of North Carolina monday. The number 1 Tar Heels were a 10-point favorite over Syracuse, the spread that is largest in Final Four history, and they covered it handsomely Saturday by beating the Orange 83-66.
Tonight’s name game tips off at 9:19 pm ET right in front of 70,000 fans in Houston’s NRG Stadium. With Jim Nantz calling the action, many are speculating, and maybe betting, as to whether Nantz will conclude the game with all the relative line, ‘Houston, we have a champion.’
Saturday’s two last Four games had been anticipated to include a blowout and a nail-biter. Leer más