The No. 8 seed North Carolina Tar Heels (28-9) and the No. 2 seed Duke Blue Devils (32-6) square off in the Final Four of the 2022 NCAA Tournament on Saturday evening.
Tipoff is at 8:49 p.m. ET from New Orleans. America’s Bookie Sportsbook lists the Blue Devils as four-point favorites in the latest Duke vs. North Carolina odds. The over-under for total points is set at 151
Duke vs. North Carolina spread: Blue Devils -4
Duke vs. North Carolina over-under: 151 points
Duke vs. North Carolina money line: Tar Heels +170, Blue Devils -200
UNC: Tar Heels are 4-0 ATS in their last four games overall
DUKE: Over is 7-1 in Blue Devils’ last eight games following a straight-up win
Since the 1993-94 season, Coach K’s Blue Devils are 26-38-1 against the spread when playing North Carolina. Duke’s covered in one of their last four matchups, most recently losing by 13 points in his final home game at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
The Tar Heels ended the magical run of the St. Peter’s Peacocks in the 2022 NCAA Tournament, as they defeated the Cinderellas in the Elite Eight round, 69-49.North Carolina is 8-2 against the spread in its last 10 games overall. Duke is 3-0 against the spread in its last three games overall.
Fifteen of the last 16 games between these rivals have featured one of the two teams score at least 75 points. Over players have something to consider there
The NCAA couldn’t have asked for a better Final 4 matchup. Two epic rivals. Two programs who have played some of the most memorable regular-season games in college basketball history.
Is this where a 43 year tenure comes to a close for coach Mike Krzyzewski?You read that right, 43 years. A total of 1,129 wins and 101 NCAA Tournament wins.
One more time for MK!
Duke 87 NC 80