|College Basketball Top 25 Opening Odds for Sunday, February 17, 2013|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Sunday, 17 February 2013 07:00|
Sunday's Top 25 NCAA Odds
(The Spread) - Five top 25 games grace Sunday's schedule in college basketball, as two top-5 teams are set to square off.
No. 3 Miami will attempt to keep climbing in the rankings when it visits Clemson tonight at 6:00PM ET. After opening as 7-point favorites, the Hurricanes are now -6.5 at most sports books. Miami is the only team in the six power conference that's unbeaten in league play.
Meanwhile, No. 4 Michigan has lost three of four games and will try to shake out of its slump when it hosts Penn State at Noon. The Wolverines have won 17 of their last 20 games versus the Nittany Lions and are now 22.5-point favorites after opening at -23.5.
Staying in the Big Ten, No. 13 Ohio State will visit No. 20 Wisconsin at 1:00PM ET. The Badgers are currently 4-point favorites and according to latest college basketball trends, the favorite is 6-1 against the spread in the last seven meetings between these two teams. The under is also 4-1 in the last five meetings between these two teams in Wisconsin and 9-3 in the last 12 meetings overall.
In a matchup of Pac-12 teams, Arizona is 9.5-point favorites over Utah and according to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, No. 12 Louisville is a 14-point favorite versus Big East rival South Florida. The Wildcats and Utes tip off at 3:00PM Et while the Cardinals and Bulls are scheduled for 1:00PM ET.
Sunday College Basketball Opening Odds
803 Penn State +22
804 No. 4 Michigan -22
805 No. 13 Ohio State +4
806 No. 20 Wisconsin -4
817 No. 3 Miami -6.5
818 Clemson +6.5
807 No. 12 Louisville -14
808 South Florida +14
815 No. 9 Arizona -9.5
816 Utah +9.5