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How the public is betting the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament title winner heading into Final Four

Here’s a look at what the public has been doing with their wagers heading into Saturday’s Final Four matchups.

NCAA Basketball: NCAA Tournament West Regional-Arkansas vs Duke Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports

As we look ahead to this weekend’s Final Four matchups in New Orleans, plenty of wagers came in on which team will win the national championship when they cut down the nets Monday, April 4th.

The Duke Blue Devils are the current favorites to win it all in Mike Krzyzewski’s final season, while their opponent North Carolina Tar Heels are the biggest underdog heading into Saturday night’s contest. The Kansas Jayhawks are right behind Duke with a bit of a drop off in odds with the Villanova Wildcats.

Here is a list of the betting public’s wagers of the four teams remaining to play for the national championship, courtesy of DraftKings Sportsbook.

2022 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament national title splits, Wednesday, March 30

  • Duke (+155) — 13% of handle, 10% of bets
  • Kansas (+185) — 8% of handle, 8% of bets
  • Villanova (+450) — 5% of handle, 5% of bets
  • North Carolina (+500) — 4% of handle, 5% of bets

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