NCAA Tournament: Betting Odds for the Sweet 16 Teams to Win the National Championship

on March 19 2012 11:13 AM
According to oddsmakers, John Calipari has a very good chance of winning his first ever national championship.
Kentucky head coach John Calipari must find a way to lift the Wildcats past the loss of center Nerlens Noel. Reuters

Only 16 teams remain in the NCAA Tournament after the first weekend of March Madness.

The odds to win the title have changed significantly with 48 more teams out of contention.

Kentucky still has the best chance of winning the national championship. The biggest change comes from Ohio, the Cinderella of the Tournament so far.

Before the Round of 64 began, the Bobcats odds of winning it all were +20000. After two wins, Ohio's odds have shifted to +7500.

Here is the complete list of each team's odds to win the NCAA Tournament, according to sportsbook.com:

Kentucky +180

Ohio State +500

Michigan State +600

North Carolina +600

Kansas +800

Syracuse +1200

Marquette +1200

Baylor +1500

Florida +1800

Louisville +2500

Wisconsin +2500

Indiana +3000

Cincinnati +4000

Xavier +4000

NC State +5000

Ohio +7500

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