Two spots within the Closing 4 will probably be determined at this time.
Within the East Area last, No. 3 Kansas State will attempt to strike midnight on the Cinderella run of No. 9 Florida Atlantic. Then, No. 3 Gonzaga faces No. 4 Connecticut within the West Area last at T-Cellular Area.
We’ll be following the motion from each video games. Refresh this weblog all through the day to trace dangerous beats, motion on the reside betting line, props, halftime bets and way more.
8:20 p.m.: That’s it for at this time. Favorites went 1-1 straight-up and in opposition to the unfold. Florida Atlantic (+1) notched the small upset over Kansas State, whereas Connecticut steamrolled Gonzaga to cowl as 2½-point chalk. Totals cut up 1-1.
Thanks for studying. We’ll be again tomorrow to find out the remainder of the Closing 4.
Betting outcomes for each video games at this time — full sport, first half and second half — are listed on the finish of this story.
8:09 p.m.: FINAL. No. 4 Connecticut 82, No. 3 Gonzaga 54. Jordan Hawkins completed with 20 factors, and the Huskies rolled as 2½-point favorites. It was the fourth straight victory by double digits within the event for UConn, which can face both Miami or Texas within the Closing 4.
The sport modified after Gonzaga’s Drew Timme was pressured to the bench early within the second half with 4 fouls. However the Bulldogs made seven of 28 pictures within the second half and went 2-for-20 from 3-point vary total.
The sport stayed beneath the full of 153½.
7:50 p.m.: Gonzaga can’t make a shot. UConn leads 75-44 on the under-8 break and this sport is o-vah. The overall of 153½ is all that is still doubtful.
7:41 p.m.: UConn is a unit. The Huskies went on a 14-3 run after Gonzaga’s Drew Timme went out together with his fourth foul and are operating away on the under-12 timeout with a 65-40 lead. Gonzaga is 2-for-15 from 3-point vary. UConn is -19½ on the reside unfold, complete 153½.
7:27 p.m.: UConn is rolling. The Huskies lead Gonzaga 52-37 on the first media timeout and are -1200 on the reside line (Gonzaga +700), unfold -11½, complete 154½.
7:21 p.m.: That’s the fourth foul on Drew Timme, and Gonzaga goes to should mount a comeback with its finest participant on the bench. UConn is -650 on the reside line (Gonzaga +450), unfold -9½, complete 150½.
7:14 p.m.: Gonzaga’s Drew Timme picks up his third foul within the opening minute. That’s a giant play.
7:12 p.m.: The second half is underway at T-Cellular Area.
7 p.m.: Second-half line: Gonzaga -1½, complete 82.
6:52 p.m.: HALFTIME. No. 4 Connecticut 39, No. 3 Gonzaga 32. Adama Sanogo had six factors, eight rebounds and 5 assists to assist the Huskies cowl as 1½-point favorites. Alex Karaban had 10 factors to steer UConn, together with a 3-pointer on the buzzer.
Julian Strawther and Drew Timme every had 9 factors to steer Gonzaga.
The half barely stayed beneath the full of 72.
6:37 p.m.: UConn and Gonzaga took turns main, and the Huskies are up 28-25 with 3:55 to go. UConn is -190 on the reside line (Gonzaga +155), unfold -3½, complete 149½.
6:25 p.m.: This sport goes to script to date. UConn holds a 19-17 lead over Gonzaga with 7:53 till halftime. UConn is -145 on the reside line (Gonzaga +115), unfold -2½, complete 147½.
6:16 p.m.: Adama Sanogo has six early factors to assist UConn lead Gonzaga 15-12 on the under-12 break. UConn is -180 on the reside line (Gonzaga +150), unfold -3½, complete 151½.
6:08 p.m.: Bodily begin, and UConn leads Gonzaga 13-8 on the first media timeout. The Huskies are -220 on the reside line (Gonzaga +180), unfold -4½, complete 152½.
6:07 p.m.: Adama Sanogo scores inside and UConn cashes the primary crew to 10 factors prop at -125.
5:59 p.m.: Able to go at T-Cellular Area.
5:51 p.m.: Florida Atlantic, Creighton or San Diego State will play for the nationwide title. The NCAA Match guidelines.
5:41 p.m.: They’re on the point of go at T-Cellular Area.
No. 4 Connecticut (-2½, 153½, -150) vs. No. 3 Gonzaga (+130), 5:49 p.m.
Listed here are a few of the props we’ll be monitoring at this time for the Connecticut-Gonzaga sport:
Group totals: Connecticut 78½, Gonzaga 75½.
First crew to attain 10+ factors?: Connecticut -125, Gonzaga +105.
Connecticut: Adama Sanogo 17½ factors (beneath -120); Alex Karaban 9½ factors (beneath -120); Tristen Newton 9½ factors (over -125); Andre Jackson Jr. 7½ factors; Jordan Hawkins 16½ (beneath -120).
Gonzaga: Nolan Hickman 6½ factors; Drew Timme 21½ factors (beneath -115); Julian Strawther 14½ factors (over -115); Anton Watson 11½ factors (beneath -120); Rasir Bolton 7½ factors.
5:30 p.m.: FINAL. No. 9 Florida Atlantic 79, No. 3 Kansas State 76. Michael Forrest went 4-for-4 from the free-throw line within the last 17.9 seconds, and the Owls received outright as 1-point underdogs and even cash on the cash line.
Florida Atlantic used a 15-1 run within the second half to beat a six-point deficit and advance to the Closing 4. The Owls had 15 second-chance factors on 14 offensive rebounds and held a 44-22 benefit on the glass.
Alijah Martin led the Owls with 17 factors and Vladislav Goldin had 14 factors and 13 rebounds.
Markquis Nowell led the Wildcats with 30 factors. Kansas State led 63-57 after a 3-pointer by Markquis Nowell with 8:39 remaining, however the Wildcats went virtually seven minutes with out a subject purpose due to some questionable shot choice.
The sport went over the full of 144.
5:23 p.m.: Cam Carter knocks down the three for Kansas State, which now trails Florida Atlantic 75-74 with 22.8 seconds left. Florida Atlantic is -380 on the reside line, Kansas State +290.
5:07 p.m.: Kansas State hasn’t scored in virtually 5 minutes, and Florida Atlantic will get three free throws when play resumes after the ultimate media timeout. Florida Atlantic leads 65-63 and is -300 on the reside line (Kansas State +240), unfold -3½.
4:56 p.m.: Brandon Weatherspoon hits a transition 3 and Florida Atlantic is down 63-62 with 6:51 to play. Kansas State is -220 on the reside line (Florida Atlantic +180), unfold -2½, complete 155½.
4:48 p.m.: Kansas State is slowly taking management, as Florida Atlantic is as much as 20 turnovers. Ok-State leads 57-50 on the under-12 timeout and is -500 on the reside line (Florida Atlantic +340), unfold -6½, complete 155½.
4:37 p.m.: Markquis Nowell continues to hold Kansas State. The Wildcats lead Florida Atlantic 49-47 on the under-16 media timeout. Kansas State is -180 on the reside line (Florida Atlantic +150), unfold -3½, complete 157½.
4:28 p.m.: The second half is underway. Florida Atlantic and Kansas State every are -115 on the reside line.
4:18 p.m.: Second-half line: Kansas State -2, complete 78.
4:08 p.m.: HALFTIME. No. 9 Florida Atlantic 42, No. 3 Kansas State 38. The upstart Owls used a balanced scoring assault to shoot 53.6 p.c from the sphere and canopy as ½-point underdogs and -105 on the cash line. The Wildcats pressured 12 turnovers however have been battered on the glass and outrebounded 22-9. Markquis Nowell led Kansas State with 15 factors and 7 assists. The half went over the full of 67½.
3:53 p.m.: Kansas State has pressured 10 turnovers and is tied at 34 with Florida Atlantic with 4 minutes left till halftime. Kansas State is -145 on the reside line (Florida Atlantic +115), unfold -2½, complete 160½.
3:40 p.m.: Florida Atlantic continues to seek out open seems and leads Kansas State 26-22 on the under-8 timeout. FAU is -145 on the reside line (Kansas State +115), unfold -2½, complete 154½.
3:30 p.m.: Florida Atlantic’s inside passing has picked aside Kansas State. The Owls lead 22-18 on the 10:26 mark of the primary half and are -145 on the reside line (Kansas State +115), unfold -2½, complete 153½.
3:23 p.m.: Alijah Martin hits a 3-pointer and Florida Atlantic cashes the primary crew to 10 factors prop at -105.
3:19 p.m.: Florida Atlantic and Kansas State are off to an electrical begin. It’s 7-7 on the first media timeout. Kansas State is -140 on the reside line (FAU +110), unfold -1½, complete 145½.
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3:13 p.m.: Kansas State closes -1, complete 144.
3:09 p.m.: Prepared for tipoff at Madison Sq. Backyard.
3:05 p.m.: Massive wager on the Wildcats at Caesars Sportsbook earlier.
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2:30 p.m.: That Florida Atlantic-Kansas State line continues to bounce between -1 and -1½ on the Westgate SuperBook.
2:15 p.m.: Right here is at this time’s schedule, with level spreads, cash strains and totals:
No. 9 Florida Atlantic (Even) vs. No. 3 Kansas State (-1, 144, -120), 3:09 p.m.
No. 4 Connecticut (-3, 153½, -155) vs. No. 3 Gonzaga (+135), 5:49 p.m.
Listed here are a few of the props we’ll be monitoring at this time for the Florida Atlantic-Kansas State sport:
Group totals: Florida Atlantic 71½, Kansas State 72½.
First crew to attain 10+ factors?: Florida Atlantic -105, Kansas State -115.
Florida Atlantic: Vladislav Goldin 8½ factors (beneath -125); Alijah Martin 12½ factors (over -120); Johnell Davis 14½ factors (beneath -120); Nicholas Boyd 8½ factors
Kansas State: Nae’Qwan Tomlin 10½ factors (beneath -130); Keyontae Johnson 17½ factors (beneath -120); Markquis Nowell 16½ factors (over -120); Desi Sills 8½ factors.
— Florida Atlantic 79, Kansas State 76
Full-game winners: Florida Atlantic +1, over 144, Florida Atlantic Even ML
First-half winners: Florida Atlantic +½, Florida Atlantic -105 ML, over 67½ (FAU 42-38)
Second-half winners: Florida Atlantic +2, beneath 78 (Kansas State 38-37)
— Connecticut 82, Gonzaga 54
Full-game winners: Connecticut -2½, beneath 153½, Connecticut -155 ML
First-half winners: Connecticut -1½, beneath 72 (UConn 39-32)
Second-half winners: Connecticut +1½, beneath 82 (UConn 43-22)
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