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Through the first five rounds of this year’s NCAA Tournament one of the biggest story lines has been Wichita State. It started things off with an impressive 73-55 romp over Pittsburgh as a four-point underdog but this team was just getting started. Next, the Shockers took out No.1 seed Gonzaga 76-70 as 6.5-point underdogs before advancing to the Elite 8 with a 72-58 rout of La Salle as 4.5-point favorites.
While the Florida Gulf Coast Eagles continue to get most of the love as the darlings of the 2013 NCAA Tournament – and rightfully so as the first No. 15 seed ever to make it to the Sweet 16 – either the 13th-seeded La Salle Explorers (24-9 straight-up, 15-12-2 against the spread) or the ninth-seeded Wichita State Shockers (28-8 SU, 17-14-2 ATS) are guaranteed to make it to the Elite Eight.
Arch Madness comes to a close in the most predictable fashion possible, as the Missouri Valley Conference crown will be earned by either the Wichita State Shockers or the Creighton Blue Jays in St. Louis.
Two of the top mid major teams in the country are going to meet in the second round of NCAA Tournament betting action on Thursday, when the VCU Rams take on the Wichita State Shockers. Over the course of the …
A look at the conference tournaments that will be decided on Sunday.