The next round of March Madness is upon us, which means it’s time to take a peek at the updated Sweet 16 betting lines and point spreads. The games are split between Thursday and Friday, with each day carrying four matchups.
Up first we have Dayton (11) vs. Stanford (10), Baylor (6) vs. Wisconsin (2), UCLA (4) vs. Florida (1), and San Diego State (4) vs. Arizona (1). The Flyers are still riding their Cinderella story, while the Gators continue to flex their muscles as the No. 1-overall seed. The Aztecs and Wildcats are meeting in a rematch from the regular season, which Arizona won, 69-60.
Following is a quick rundown of the Sweet 16 betting odds for all four games being played on Thursday:
No. 10 Stanford vs. No. 11 Dayton 7:15 p.m. CBS
The Stanford Cardinal are a 3-point favorite with the game total listed at 133.5. Taking the points in this matchup of Cinderella teams could be the way to go in Sweet 16 picks.
No. 2 Wisconsin vs. No. 6 Baylor 7:47 p.m. TBS
The Wisconsin Badgers are 3-point favorites with the total points listed at 137. This may not be a low scoring game, as this year’s Wisconsin team can score. Over the total is the play.
No. 1 Florida vs. No. 4 UCLA 9:45 p.m. CBS
The top-ranked Florida Gators are a 4-point favorite with the total points listed at 137.5. This could be a tight, defensive struggle that goes under the total. The Florida Gators should move on and be a popular choice in Elite 8 picks.
No. 1 Arizona vs. No. 4 San Diego State 10:17 p.m. TBS
The Arizona Wildcats are the biggest favorite in the Sweet 16 as they are laying 6.5 points with the total points at 122. They should win this one and be favored in Elite 8 odds this weekend.