North Carolina (28-7) vs. Arkansas (26-9) Prediction & Game Preview
NCAA Tournament: Arkansas vs. North Carolina fearless prediction and game preview.
Date: Sunday, March 19
Game Time: 6:10 pm ET
Venue: Bon Secours Wellness Arena, Greenville, SC
All You Really Need To Know About Arkansas
The Hogs survived Seton Hall despite being out rebounded and outplayed from three. So how did they find a way to win 77-71? The defensive pressure forced 15 turnovers and hit 47% from the field. Moses Kingsley and Jaylen Barford combined for 43 points.
The offense isn’t going to chuck it from three – going just 3-of-7 against the Pirates – and the defense can get beaten on by a team that can pass well, but it’s a high-energy bunch that can contro
All You Really Need To Know About North Carolina
That’s how you come out as a No. 1 seed. The Tar Heels stomped on Texas Southern from the start, winning easily 103-64 with five different players in double figures while winning the rebounding margin 54-27.
The Tar Heels looked rested and ready to roll, and now the nation’s leader in rebounding margin is looking sharp, aggressive, and dangerous. The make every extra pass, they don’t turn the ball over, and when the offense is on, it’s unstoppable.
What’s Going To Happen
North Carolina should be able to roll because it’s so, so sharp at passing. That’s exactly how you beat the Hogs – move the ball around quickly, keep it moving, and finish strong. Expect lots and lots of dunks in a high-scoring track meet.
Fearless Prediction & Line
North Carolina 89, Arkansas 77
Line: Arkansas -10.5, 0/u: 160.5
ATS Confidence: 3
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