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The No. 2-seed Michigan Wolverines will take on the No. 3-seed Texas Tech Red Raiders in the Sweet 16 on Thursday, March 28. This projects as a close game according to FanDuel Sportsbook, as the Wolverines are 2-point favorites.
If you're thinking of making a wager on this contest, you might want to check out what the experts are saying first.
Texas Tech vs. Michigan Predictions
Sports Chat Place
The staff at Sports Chat Place is picking the Red Raiders as 2-point underdogs, but they aren't quite confident enough to pick them to pull off the upset. Sports Chat Place is predicting a really close game between two teams, so they're just grabbing the two points here.
College Football News
On the other hand, Pete Fiutak, of College Football News, is picking Michigan to win outright and cover the spread, predicting a 65-61 finish. Fiutak believes these two teams are pretty even defensively, but Michigan's slight advantage on offense could give them the edge here.
ESPN Basketball Power Index Matchup Predictor
This looks like it could be a really close game, as ESPN is only giving the Wolverines a 52.7-percent chance at advancing to the Elite 8.
Overall, it looks like all three experts we highlighted think this game will come down to the wire. Fiutak is picking the Wolverines to win and cover the 2-point spread, while Sports Chat Place is picking the Red Raiders as 2-point underdogs. ESPN is our tie-breaker, giving Michigan a slight edge, and a 52.7-percent chance at a moneyline victory.
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