The #5 Clemson Tigers beat #12 New Mexico State Aggies (79-68) in the First Round of the NCAA Tournament and the Auburn Tigers beat #13 Charleston Cougars (62-58) to advance to the Sweet 16. Which group of Tigers wants the title more?
The #4 Auburn Tigers (-125) ended the regular season at points per game. In their First Round betting odds matchup against the Cougars, Guard Mustapha Heron was the team leader with 16 points and 2 assists. Jared Harper has only 3 points but they might have been the most important points of the game as they were the last points scored by Auburn. Neither Auburn nor Charlestown made this a pretty game but it was a final odds tournament win nonetheless. Auburn shot 36 % in field goals and 21% from the 3 point range. Can Auburn pull it together before they face off against Clemson in the 2nd Round? The Vegas odds makers favorite for this 2nd Round matchup is Auburn at -1 1/2(-105) and the road dogs as the Clemson Tigers at +1 1/2(-115). for the over/under bettor the Vegas odds game total is 146(-105)o and 146(-115)u.
Clemson's guard Shelton Mitchell scored a season high 23 points and added 5 assists. Forward Elijah Thomas led the team with 8 defensive and 2 offensive rebounds. Guard Gabe Devoe put up 22 points and a steal. The #5 Tigers (+105) ended the game shooting 56% overall in field goals and 43% from the three point range. Clemson forced 11 turnovers and had 31 rebounds. Which team of Tigers will travel to Omaha, NE to face off against the 1st in the Big 12 Kansas Jayhawks in a Sweet 16 round of expert pick baskeball?
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