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2018 NCAA Tournament: Odds to win March Madness

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Villanova & Virginia are Vegas’s favorite.

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The bracket has been released and ‘Nova is the favorite. Bovada has the Wildcats as a 6/1 favorite leading the field. Virginia, the overall #1 seed, is a close second at 6.5/1.

Villanova is also an even-money favorite to win the East Region.

Conference friends Xavier are 14/1, Seton Hall is 250/1, Butler is 300/1, Creighton is 350/1, and Providence is 500/1.

2018 NCAA Tournament Odds

School Odds
School Odds
Villanova 6/1
Virginia 13/2
Duke 8/1
Kansas 10/1
Arizona 12/1
Cincinnati 12/1
Michigan State 12/1
Purdue 12/1
Michigan 14/1
North Carolina 14/1
Xavier 14/1
Gonzaga 15/1
Kentucky 16/1
West Virginia 25/1
Tennessee 40/1
Texas Tech 40/1
Missouri 45/1
Wichita State 45/1
Auburn 60/1
Ohio State 80/1
Florida 90/1
Houston 100/1
Clemson 150/1
Miami (FL) 150/1
Rhode Island 150/1
Texas A&M 150/1
TCU 150/1
Oklahoma 200/1
San Diego State 200/1
Texas 200/1
Alabama 250/1
Arkansas 250/1
Davidson 250/1
Loyola (Chi) 250/1
NC State 250/1
Seton Hall 250/1
Butler 300/1
UCLA 300/1
Creighton 350/1
Florida State 350/1
Arizona State 500/1
Kansas State 500/1
Marshall 500/1
Montana 500/1
Nevada 500/1
New Mexico State 500/1
Providence 500/1
Stephen F. Austin 500/1
Syracuse 500/1
Virginia Tech 500/1
Wright State 500/1
Bucknell 700/1
Buffalo 1000/1
CS Fullerton 1000/1
College of Charleston 1000/1
Georgia State 1000/1
Iona 1000/1
Lipscomb 1000/1
Long Island 1000/1
UMBC 1000/1
Murray State 1000/1
NC Central 1000/1
NC Greensboro 1000/1
Radford 1000/1
Pennsylvania 1000/1
South Dakota State 1000/1
St. Bonaventure 1000/1
Texas Southern 1000/1

Regional Odds

Odds to win the Midwest Region

  • Duke, 9/5
  • Michigan State, 9/4
  • Kansas, 5/2
  • Auburn, 8/1
  • TCU, 14/1
  • Clemson, 15/1
  • Rhode Island, 28/1
  • Seton Hall, 30/1
  • Oklahoma, 60/1
  • NC State, 65/1
  • Arizona State, 80/1
  • New Mexico State, 80/1
  • Syracuse, 80/1
  • Bucknell, 90/1
  • College of Charleston, 90/1
  • Iona, 150/1
  • Pennsylvania, 150/1

Odds to win the West Region

  • North Carolina, 3/1
  • Gonzaga, 13/4
  • Michigan, 7/2
  • Xavier, 4/1
  • Ohio State, 11/1
  • Houston, 12/1
  • Texas A&M, 12/1
  • Missouri, 14/1
  • Florida State, 26/1
  • Providence, 33/1
  • San Diego State, 50/1
  • South Dakota State, 60/1
  • Lipscomb, 100/1
  • Montana, 100/1
  • NC Greensboro, 100/1
  • NC Central, 200/1
  • Texas Southern, 200/1

Odds to win the South Region

  • Virginia, 5/4
  • Cincinnati, 11/4
  • Arizona, 7/2
  • Tennessee, 6/1
  • Kentucky, 15/2
  • Nevada, 30/1
  • Miami (Florida), 40/1
  • Creighton, 50/1
  • Kansas State, 75/1
  • Texas, 75/1
  • Davidson, 90/1
  • Loyola Chicago, 90/1
  • Buffalo, 200/1
  • Wright State, 100/1
  • Georgia State, 200/1
  • MD Baltimore County, 200/1

Odds to Win the East Region

  • Villanova, 1/1
  • Purdue, 11/4
  • West Virginia, 13/2
  • Texas Tech, 8/1
  • Wichita State, 8/1
  • Florida, 18/1
  • Virginia Tech, 30/1
  • Alabama, 40/1
  • Butler, 45/1
  • Arkansas, 50/1
  • UCLA, 50/1
  • St. Bonaventure, 70/1
  • Stephen F. Austin, 70/1
  • CS Fullerton, 100/1
  • Marshall, 100/1
  • Murray State, 100/1
  • Long Island, 200/1
  • Radford, 200/1

With these odds, where would you put your money?