2019 NCAA Tournament Betting Odds: Opening Spreads for Every Game

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  • Opening betting odds for the 2019 NCAA Tournament are now available.
  • Check out spreads for every first-round matchup below.

Selection Sunday is Christmas morning to sports bettors around the nation. Instead of running down the stairs and seeing what’s under the tree, it’s time to run to the window to bet on March Madness opening lines.

The NCAA Tournament bracket has been officially set and oddsmakers have just released betting odds. You can certainly expect some early movement before they begin to settle in. We’ll update this file as more information becomes available.

For updated NCAA Tournament betting lines, check out our College Basketball Live Odds page.

#1 Duke vs. #16 NC Central/N Dakota St. NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: TBD
  • Over/Under: TBD
  • Date: Friday, March 22
  • Time: 7:10 p.m. ET
  • Location: Columbia, S.C.
  • TV: CBS

#8 VCU vs. #9 UCF NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: VCU -1
  • Over/Under: 125
  • Date: Friday, March 22
  • Time: 9:40 p.m. ET
  • Location: Columbia, S.C.
  • TV: CBS

#5 Mississippi St. vs. #12 Liberty NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Mississippi St. -7
  • Over/Under: 135.5
  • Date: Friday, March 22
  • Time: 7 p.m. ET
  • Location: San Jose, Calif.
  • TV: truTV

#4 Virginia Tech vs. #13 Saint Louis NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Virginia Tech -9.5
  • Over/Under: 126.5
  • Date: Friday, March 22
  • Time: 9:57 p.m. ET
  • Location: San Jose, Calif.
  • TV: truTV

#6 Maryland vs. #11 Belmont/Temple NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: TBD
  • Over/Under: TBD
  • Date: Thursday, March 21
  • Time: 3:10 p.m. ET
  • Location: Jacksonville, Fla.
  • TV: truTV

#3 LSU vs. #14 Yale NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: LSU -8
  • Over/Under: 160.5
  • Date: Thursday, March 21
  • Time: 12:40 p.m. ET
  • Location: Jacksonville, Fla.
  • TV: truTV

#7 Louisville vs. #10 Minnesota NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Louisville -4.5
  • Over/Under: 133.5
  • Date: Thursday, March 21
  • Time: 12:15 p.m. ET
  • Location: Des Moines, Iowa
  • TV: CBS

#2 Michigan State vs. #15 Bradley NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Michigan St. -19
  • Over/Under: 131.5
  • Date: Thursday, March 21
  • Time: 2:45 p.m. ET
  • Location: Des Moines, Iowa
  • TV: CBS

#1 Virginia vs. #16 Gardner-Webb NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Virginia -24
  • Over/Under: 131.5
  • Date: Friday, March 22
  • Time: 3:10 p.m. ET
  • Location: Columbia, S.C.
  • TV: truTV

#8 Ole Miss vs. #9 Oklahoma NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Ole Miss -2
  • Over/Under: 142.5
  • Date: Friday, March 22
  • Time: 12:40 p.m. ET
  • Location: Columbia, S.C.
  • TV: truTV

#5 Wisconsin vs. #12 Oregon NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Wisconsin -1
  • Over/Under: 116.5
  • Date: Friday, March 22
  • Time: 4:30 p.m. ET
  • Location: San Jose, Calif.
  • TV: TBS

#4 Kansas State vs. #13 UC Irvine NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Kansas St. -6
  • Over/Under: 118.5
  • Date: Friday, March 22
  • Time: 2 p.m. ET
  • Location: San Jose, Calif.
  • TV: TBS

#6 Villanova vs. #11 Saint Mary’s NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Villanova -6
  • Over/Under: 129
  • Date: Thursday, March 21
  • Time: 7:20 p.m. ET
  • Location: Hartford, Conn.
  • TV: TBS

#3 Purdue vs. #14 Old Dominion NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Purdue -12.5
  • Over/Under: 128.5
  • Date: Thursday, March 21
  • Time: 9:50 p.m. ET
  • Location: Hartford, Conn.
  • TV: TBS

#7 Cincinnati vs. #10 Iowa NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Cincinnati -3.5
  • Over/Under: 139
  • Date: Friday, March 22
  • Time: 12:15 p.m. ET
  • Location: Columbus, Ohio
  • TV: CBS

#2 Tennessee vs. #15 Colgate NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Tennessee -17.5
  • Over/Under: 152
  • Date: Friday, March 22
  • Time: 2:45 p.m. ET
  • Location: Columbis, Ohio
  • TV: CBS

#1 North Carolina vs. #16 Iona NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: North Carolina -24.5
  • Over/Under: 164
  • Date: Friday, March 22
  • Time: 9:20 p.m. ET
  • Location: Columbus, Ohio
  • TV: TNT

#8 Utah State vs. #9 Washington NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Utah St. -3
  • Over/Under: 134.5
  • Date: Friday, March 22
  • Time: 6:50 p.m. ET
  • Location: Columbus, Ohio
  • TV: TNT

#5 Auburn vs. #12 New Mexico St. NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Auburn -7
  • Over/Under: 143
  • Date: Thursday, March 21
  • Time: 1:30 p.m. ET
  • Location: Salt Lake City, Utah
  • TV: TNT

#4 Kansas vs. #13 Northeastern NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Kansas -8.5
  • Over/Under: 144.5
  • Date: Thursday, March 21
  • Time: 4 p.m. ET
  • Location: Salt Lake City, Utah
  • TV: TBS

#6 Iowa St. vs. #11 Ohio St. NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Iowa St. -6
  • Over/Under: 141
  • Date: Friday, March 22
  • Time: 9:50 p.m. ET
  • Location: Tulsa, Okla.
  • TV: TBS

#3 Houston vs. #14 Georgia St. NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Houston -12.5
  • Over/Under: 143
  • Date: Friday, March 22
  • Time: 7:20 p.m. ET
  • Location: Tulsa, Okla.
  • TV: TBS

#7 Wofford vs. #10 Seton Hall NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Wofford -3
  • Over/Under: 143
  • Date: Thursday, March 21
  • Time: 9:40 p.m. ET
  • Location: Jacksonville, Fla.
  • TV: CBS

#2 Kentucky vs. #15 Abilene Christian NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Kentucky -22.5
  • Over/Under: 132
  • Date: Thursday, March 21
  • Time: 7:10 p.m. ET
  • Location: Jacksonville, Fla.
  • TV: CBS

#1 Gonzaga vs. #16 Fairleigh Dickinson/Prairie View A&M NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: TBD
  • Over/Under: TBD
  • Date: Thursday, March 21
  • Time: 7:27 p.m. ET
  • Location: Salt Lake City, Utah
  • TV: truTV

#8 Syracuse vs. #9 Baylor NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Syracuse -2
  • Over/Under: 135.5
  • Date: Thursday, March 21
  • Time: 9:57 p.m. ET
  • Location: Salt Lake City, Utah
  • TV: truTV

#5 Marquette vs. #12 Murray St. NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Marquette -4.5
  • Over/Under: 148.5
  • Date: Thursday, March 21
  • Time: 4:30 p.m. ET
  • Location: Hartford, Conn.
  • TV: TBS

#4 Florida State vs. #13 Vermont NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Florida St. -11
  • Over/Under: 160.5
  • Date: Thursday, March 21
  • Time: 2 p.m. ET
  • Location: Hartford, Conn.
  • TV: TBS

#6 Buffalo vs. #11 Arizona St./St. John’s NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: TBD
  • Over/Under: TBD
  • Date: Friday, March 22
  • Time: 4 p.m. ET
  • Location: Tulsa, Okla.
  • TV: TNT

#3 Texas Tech vs. #14 Northern Kentucky NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Texas Tech -14
  • Over/Under: 137.5
  • Date: Friday, March 22
  • Time: 1:30 p.m. ET
  • Location: Tulsa, Okla.
  • TV: TNT

#7 Nevada vs. #10 Florida NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Nevada -2
  • Over/Under: 132.5
  • Date: Thursday, March 21
  • Time: 6:50 p.m. ET
  • Location: Des Moines, Iowa
  • TV: TNT

#2 Michigan vs. #15 Montana NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Michigan -15.5
  • Over/Under: 131.5
  • Date: Thursday, March 21
  • Time: 9:20 p.m. ET
  • Location: Des Moines, Iowa
  • TV: TNT

#16 NC Central vs. #16 North Dakota St. NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: North Dakota St. -5.5
  • Over/Under: 134.5
  • Date: Wednesday, March 20
  • Time: 6:40 p.m. ET
  • Location: Dayton, Ohio
  • TV: truTV

#11 Belmont vs. #11 Temple NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Belmont -2.5
  • Over/Under: 154.5
  • Date: Tuesday, March 19
  • Time: 9:10 p.m. ET
  • Location: Dayton, Ohio
  • TV: truTV

#16 Fairleigh Dickinson vs. #16 Prairie View A&M NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Fairleigh Dickinson -1.5
  • Over/Under: 150.5
  • Date: Tuesday, March 19
  • Time: 6:40 p.m. ET
  • Location: Dayton, Ohio
  • TV: truTV

#11 Arizona St. vs. #11 St. John’s NCAA Tournament Betting Odds

  • Spread: Arizona St. -1
  • Over/Under: 151
  • Date: Wednesday, March 20
  • Time: 9:10 p.m. ET
  • Location: Dayton, Ohio
  • TV: truTV
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