UNC-Asheville clinched their spot in March Madness with a huge comeback win in the Big South Championship Game. They boast the Big South Player of the Year on their roster Drew Pember, who averages 21.2 points per game for the Bulldogs.
The UCLA Bruins enter the Big Dance playing like a team possessed (in all the right ways, of course). Fresh off winning another Pac-12 regular season title, the boys from Westwood fall into the “championship or bust” category, as they have the talent, skill and coaching to go the distance. Is Mick Cronin the coach to bring home UCLA’s record-12th NCAA championship?
2023 NCAA Tournament: No. 2 UCLA vs. No. 15 UNC-Asheville odds
Moneyline: UCLA -2800, UNC-Asheville +1300
Spread: UCLA -19.5