Villanova Wildcats vs Kansas Jayhawks 04/02/2022 – The NCAA basketball tournament has come to an end and the final four will clash from the Caesars Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana. The Villanova Wildcats will take on the Kansas Jayhawks in the first game while the North Carolina Tar Heels face the Duke Blue Devils on the same day in the second game. The basketball semifinals betting picks are flourishing online as these teams battle to make it to the final round. The Wildcats are up against a tough opponent and they will need to work on their defensive gameplay.
Villanova Wildcats vs Kansas Jayhawks 04/02/2022
|When:||Saturday, April 2, 6:09 PM ET|
|Where:||Caesars Superdome, New Orleans, Louisiana|
|Villanova Wildcats||-3.5 (-110)||131.5 o (-110)||-165|
|Kansas Jayhawks||+3.5 (-110)||131.5 u (-110)||+145|
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The Villanova Wildcats are the No. 2 seed in this college basketball tournament and they have come a long way with their incredible performance. The Wildcats knocked Houston to make it to the final four. Leading scorer Collin Gilespie is contributing 15.6 points per game with 3.3 assists. Jermaine Samuels is the leader in rebounds with 6.5. The other notable player was Justin Moore, but he will be out due to an injury during the elite eight. The Wildcats are touching 72.6 points per game with their offense and are shooting at 43.7 percent with their field goal attempts.
Players to watch: Collin Gillespie G (GP 37, MIN 34.1, PTS 15.6, REB 3.9, AST 3.3, STL 1, BLK 0, TO 1.6, FG% 43.1, FT% 90.5, 3P% 40.9), Justin Moore G (GP 36, MIN 34.6, PTS 14.8, REB 4.8, AST 2.3, STL 1, BLK 0.4, TO 1.4, FG% 39.7, FT% 75, 3P% 35.6), Jermaine Samuels F (GP 37, MIN 29.5, PTS 11.1, REB 6.5, AST 1.4, STL 0.8, BLK 0.7, TO 1.5, FG% 47.4, FT% 77.3, 3P% 27.5).
The Kansas Jayhawks smashed the Miami Hurricanes with ease in their last game to make it to the final four. The Jayhawks defeated some of the top opponents this season and they have a powerful offense that is averaging 78.6 points per game. Kansas has Ocahi Agbaji as their leader in scoring with 18.9 points. Christian Braun is the other notable player for the team with 14.3 points per game. Leading rebounder Jalen Wilson is contributing 7.3 boards while Dajuan Harris Jr. is the leader in assists with 4.2.
Players to watch: Ochai Agbaji G (GP 37, MIN 35, PTS 18.9, REB 5.2, AST 1.6, STL 0.9, BLK 0.5, TO 2.1, FG% 47.1, FT% 76.4, 3P% 39.7), Christian Braun G (GP 38, MIN 34.2, PTS 14.3, REB 6.5, AST 2.7, STL 1, BLK 0.8, TO 2.1, FG% 49.7, FT% 73.9, 3P% 39.2), Jalen Wilson F (GP 35, MIN 29, PTS 11, REB 7.4, AST 1.7, STL 0.9, BLK 0.4, TO 1.3, FG% 46.8, FT% 70.6, 3P% 26.4).
Villanova Wildcats vs Kansas Jayhawks Betting Predictions
Villanova are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Villanova’s last 7 games.
Wildcats are 9-0 SU in their last 9 games.
Villanova are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games against Kansas.
Villanova are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games against Kansas.
Kansas are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Kansas’ last 10 games.
Kansas are 9-0 SU in their last 9 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Kansas’ last 6 games against Villanova.
Kansas are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games this season.
Villanova Wildcats vs Kansas Jayhawks Betting Picks
Summary: The odds are balanced for the Jayhawks with their powerful scoring efficiency. The NCAA final four betting predictions are turning towards the Kansas Jayhawks to win this game and cover the spread. Take Kansas to make it to the finals.
Moneyline: 165 is the ML for the Wildcats and +145 is the ML for the Jayhawks.
ATS: A spread of +3.5 (-110) is out for the Wildcats and a spread of -3.5 (-110) is out for the Jayhawks.
Totals: Look for the total to go over 131.5 (-110) for the Wildcats and the same to go under for the Jayhawks.
Score Prediction: 71-67, Jayhawks win.