Vegas odds makers list Tennessee as the -5½-110 point March Madness picks favorite. Number 1 Tennessee gets set to take on number 4 ranked Middle Tennessee in a round two battle set for 7:00PM tonight. Middle Tennessee recently earned a college basketball picks victory over Marshall and get set to take on the Volunteers tonight at the Thompson-Boiling Arena in Knoxville, TN.
According to Vegas odds makers the Volunteers are the team to beat in this March Madness picks contest and Insiders are expecting another solid performance by leading scorer Jarnell Stokes. Stokes put up 13 points in the Volunteers win over Savannah State on Tuesday. The Volunteers win over Savannah was not one of their best wins, after almost giving up a 17 point lead to Savannah the Volunteers narrowly earned their 13th home victory out of their last 14 college basketball picks contests.
The fourth ranked Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders have defeated their last opponents in a 86-78 college basketball picks victory on the 13th. LaRon Dendy lead the Blue Raiders putting 18 points on the board and taking down 13 rebounds. The Blue Raiders opened up a sizable 21 point lead and stopped Marshall from rallying late in the game.
"We stopped rebounding the ball and then we stopped getting back and they go downhill on you," stated Middle Tennessee's head coach Kermit Davis. "J.T.'s big bucket in transition was good, and finally we got some stops and chased some 50-50 balls."
Tonight's 2012 March Madness odds matchup featuring the number 1 and number 4th ranked teams should be an exciting college basketball picks contest. Look for number 1 ranked Tennessee Volunteers to pull off the victory and cover the college basketball point spreads posted by Vegas odds makers.
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