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The second-seeded Ohio State Buckeyes (29-7 straight-up, 20-13-1 against the spread) knew going into the NCAA Tournament that they were in the weakest region with the weakest top seed. The Buckeyes faced their toughest test in the Sweet 16 on Thursday and needed a second straight game-winning shot in the final seconds to upend No. 6 Arizona 73-70 and advance into the Elite Eight.
The second-seeded Ohio State Buckeyes (28-7 straight-up, 20-12-1 against the spread) have become the West Region favorites after No. 1 Gonzaga went down against No. 9 Wichita State last Saturday. Now the Buckeyes must face arguably their toughest test to get back to the Elite Eight when they meet the sixth-seeded Arizona Wildcats (27-7 SU, 16-16 ATS) on Thursday at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.
As is tradition, there is only one game on the college basketball betting docket once the 1:00 p.m. ET games are completed. The Big Ten Championship Game will be the last game of the regular season before the brackets are released. The Wisconsin Badgers face the Ohio State Buckeyes in what should be a great clash.
Another ticket to the dance will be handed out in Cleveland in a Saturday night NCAA basketball betting showdown between the Akron Zips and the Ohio Bobcats in the MAC Tournament Final.