North Carolina Tar Heels vs. Virginia Cavaliers - 3/12/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
North Carolina Tar Heels (27-6) at Virginia Cavaliers (26-6)
March 12, 2016 9:00 PM EST
The Line- North Carolina -1.5 Over/Under: 138.5 See the Latest Odds
The North Carolina Tar Heels will face off against the in the ACC Championship games.
The North Carolina Tar Heels come into this game with a 27-6 record and are 1st in the ACC. The North Carolina Tar Heels are coming off of a semifinal win over the Notre Dame Fighting Irish. Brice Johnson who is averaging 16.9 points per game and 10.8 rebounds has led the Tar Heels. Joel Berry is second on the team with 12.5 points per game and 3.6 assists. North Carolina will be trying to win the regular season title and the conference championship.
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The Virginia Cavaliers come into this game with a 26-6 and are 2nd in the ACC Tournament. The Virginia Cavaliers are coming off a semifinal win over the Miami Hurricanes 73-68. Malcolm Brogdon who is averaging 18.7 points per game and 4.2 rebounds leads the Cavaliers. Anthony Gill is second on the team with 13.5 points per game and 6,2 rebounds.
The Virginia Cavaliers are 5-0 against the spread in their last 5 games overall. The Cavaliers are 5-0 against the spread in their last 5 games vs. ACC opponents. North Carolina is 4-1-1 against the spread in their last 6 neutral site games. The Tar Heels are 5-2 against the spread in their last 7 games overall.
The North Carolina Tar Heels have been have been rolling and we will be playing potentially for a top seed in the Big Dance. Virginia is also playing for a top seed in the tournament so theses teams will be giving it everything they got. If Marcus Paige continues playing well i think North Carolina will be able to get the win here.