Wichita State Shockers vs Pittsburgh Panthers Odds
Pitt vs Wichita State: West bracket odds Odds Preview
OddsShark Staff - The Pittsburgh Panthers bring a 24-8 record to the West region first round game with the Wichita State Shockers as they look to advance as an 8 seed.
Pitt lost in the Big East quarterfinals but still earned the bracket spot against No. 9 Wichita State. Pitt enjoyed three wins against Top 25 teams in 2013 behind the play of Tray Woodall.WSU meanwhile lost to Creighton in the MVC Title Game and will need a big effort from Cleanthony Early to win here. Surprisingly, the Panthers are 4.5-point favorites, even though the Shockers have a better record and better RPI rank. WSU has trended OVER (9-3 past 12 games) in the underdog role.
The Panthers sit at 24-8 (13-13 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Shockers are currently 26-8 (16-14-1 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Pittsburgh is 13-11 OU, and Wichita State is 14-16 OU.