The marquee matchup on the Thursday night slate is No. 1 Villanova vs. Creighton in a Big East showdown. No. 13 Saint Mary’s, No. 14 Gonzaga, No. 16 Wichita State and No. 25 Arizona State are also in action. These are the games recreational bettors will target but further down the board is a C-USA contest contrarian gamblers can exploit.

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