Point-Spreads.com is issuing a Point Spreads & Money Lines alert for the betting odds on the 2009 NCAA Title Game between Michigan State vs North Carolina. The betting odds makers at Sportsbook.com posted the opening point spreads on the North Carolina Tar Heels as 6.5 point favorites against the Michigan State Spartans with the total set at 153.5 points.
No one in the country expected to see the No. 2 seed Michigan State Spartans in the Final Four, let alone in the 2009 NCAA Tournament Title Game. The Spartans road to the Final Four started with a first round victory in the Midwest Regional NCAA Bracket against the No. 15 seed Robert Morris (77-62). In the second round of the Midwest Regional, the Spartans beat the Southern Cal Trojans (74-69) setting up a birth into the 2009 Sweet Sixteen against defending National Title holders the Kansas Jayhawks. The Spartans proved to be too much for the Jayhawks in the Midwest Semi-Finals after beating Kansas (67-62). Michigan State blew out a heavily favored No. 1 seed Louisville Cardinals squad (64-52) to move on to the Final Four showdown with No. 1 seed UConn.
In their 2009 Final Four match up against UConn, Michigan State shocked the world as a +4 point underdog to win (82-73) and securing a chance to play in the 2009 NCAA Tournament Title Game against the No. 1 seed North Carolina Tar Heels. In front of what will amount to a home town crowd and after eliminated two of the three Big East Conference No. 1 seeds, the Michigan State Spartans basketball team will attempt to eliminate their third No. 1 seed in order to secure the 2009 National Title. The opening money lines betting odds posted by Sportsbook.com show the Michigan State Spartans +300 odds to win the 2009 NCAA Title Game.
Michigan State vs North Carolina 2009 NCAA Title Game tips off at 9:15 PM EST on Monday April 6th, 2009 from Ford Field in Detroit. Get your 2009 NCAA Title Game Picks in today after using our free live point spreads page and compare point spreads from every major online sports book and market maker.
The North Carolina Tar Heels were the No. 1 seed overall for the 2009 NCAA Tournament and every expert believed they would be in the NCAA Title Game, with most sports picks experts predicting UNC will win it all. In the first round of the South Regional NCAA Bracket, North Carolina man-handled No. 16th seed Radford 101-58 and beat the Louisiana State Tigers 84-70 in the second round. Then the Tar Heels eliminated the No. 4 seed Gonzaga 98-77 in the Semi-Finals of the South Regional NCAA Bracket. In the South Regional Finals, North Carolina beat a tough No. 2 seed Oklahoma Sooners 72-60 allowing the Tar Heels to reach the 2009 Final Four.
In their 2009 Final Four match-up, the UNC Tar Heels destroyed East Regional Finalist and No. 3 seed Villanova Wildcats 83-69 to reach the 2009 NCAA Basketball National Championship Game. The opening money lines betting odds posted by Sportsbook.com show the North Carolina Tar Heels -350 odds to win the 2009 NCAA Title Game.