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The Big East Championship delivers us a matchup between the No. 3-seeded Seton Hall Pirates and the No. 1-seeded Villanova Wildcats. These teams split their two regular-season matchups this season, with each team winning on its home court. 


If you're looking to place a wager on this game, it's smart to see what some experts from around the industry are saying about the matchup before laying down your money.  


Villanova vs Seton Hall Prediction


Cappers Picks

The team at Capers Picks likes the Villanova Wildcats to cover the 4.5-point spread, predicting a Villanova victory by a score of 78-72. They think point guard Phil Booth will be the difference in this one.

Sports Chat Place

Sports Chat Place is also riding with Villanova to cover the spread in this one. They like the Wildcats based on their experience and success in March under head coach Jay Wright. 

ESPN BPI Matchup Predictor

ESPN is making it a clean sweep in favor of the Wildcats, assigning Villanova a solid 71.7-percent chance to come away with the victory. 

Overall, all three experts like the Villanova Wildcats to get the win and take home the Big East Tournament title, while both picks against the spread went with the Wildcats to cover as well. 


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