The South Carolina vs. Duke betting line was coming in at Blue Devils a -7.5 favorite. LIVE IN-PLAY WAGERING is available right up to the final second so place your bets throughout the game here.
The Gamecocks and Duke were both below the .500 mark Against The Spread. South Carolina are 12-16-2 ATS while Duke is 16-18-1 ATS.
It gets worse for South Carolina (200-1 odds of winning the 2017 NCAA Men’s College Basketball Championship) as they have only covered the spread in 20 percent of their last ten games overall. Uncharacteristically perhaps, the Gamecocks dismantled Marquette by 20 points as a -1 point favorite.
The Blue Devils (6-1 odds to win the Championship) have covered the spread in 60 percent of their last ten games and come into round two of the NCAA Men’s College Basketball Tournament having not failed to cover in their last six games.
The Gamecocks are 9-3-1 Against The Spread in their last 13 neutral site games and 20-7-1 ATS in their last 28 non-conference games, They are also 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games following a Straight Up win, something to consider before placing a bet on this game.
The Blue Devils are 7-1 ATS in their last 8 NCAA Tournament games as a favorite and 8-2 ATS in their last 10 NCAA Tournament games.
- Tyrone Black, Gambling911.com