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2019 NCAA Tournament Odds for Purdue & Carsen Edwards

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Carsen is one of the favorites to have the highest scoring games of the tourney.

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What is the NCAA Tournament without gambling? Of course, as Purdue fans we gamble every year we’re in the tournament. We just gamble with our health, mental state, and livelhoods. Still the early odds are out and Purdue is prominent in them as well as in some of the props.

Odds to Win the Championship

  • Duke: 9/2
  • Virginia: 11/1
  • Gonzaga: 12/1
  • Kentucky: 12/1
  • UNC: 14/1
  • Michigan State: 15/1
  • Tennessee: 16/1
  • Michigan: 18/1
  • Texas Tech: 19/1
  • Nevada: 28/1
  • LSU: 38/1
  • Houston: 40/1
  • Purdue: 40/1
  • Kansas: 45/1
  • Florida State: 60/1
  • Villanova: 65/1
  • FIELD: 7/1

Odds to be named Final Four Most Outstanding Player

  • Zion Williamson (Duke): 9/1
  • RJ Barrett (Duke): 13/1
  • Cassius Winston (MSU): 19/1
  • PJ Washington (UK): 24/1
  • Jarrett Culver (Texas Tech): 25/1
  • Grant Williams (Tennessee): 26/1
  • Kyle Guy (UVA): 30/1
  • Brandon Clarke (Gonzaga): 31/1
  • Rui Hachimura (Gonzaga): 33/1
  • Ty Jerome (UVA): 34/1
  • Deandre Hunter (UVA): 35/1
  • Coby White (UNC): 40/1
  • Luke Maye (UNC): 42/1
  • Carsen Edwards (Purdue): 44/1
  • Cameron Johnson (UNC): 50/1
  • Admiral Schofield (Tennessee): 55/1

Odds to be the First #1 Seed to lose

  • Gonzaga: 7/3
  • UNC: 5/2
  • UVA: 3/1
  • Duke: 5/1

Over/Under Total Buzzer Beaters to Win a Game in the Tournament: 1.5

Odds to have the highest scoring game of the tournament

  • RJ Barrett (Duke): 15/1
  • Carsen Edwards (Purdue): 16/1
  • Zion Williamson (Duke): 18/1
  • JA Morant (Murray St): 24/1
  • Markus Howard (Marquette): 24/1
  • Fletcher Magee (Wofford): 28/1
  • Shamorie Ponds (St. John’s): 30/1
  • Grant Williams (Tennessee): 32/1
  • CJ Massinburg (Buffalo): 33/1
  • Dylan Windler (Belmont): 40/1

Odds Charles Barkley picks Duke as his National Champion: 1/1

Over/Under – Number of Final 4 teams Charles Barkley Guesses Correctly: 1.0

Over/under Zion Williamson Dunks in the tourney: 8.5

Odds of a “shoe malfunction” during a tournament game: 32/1

Odds the first “shoe malfunction” is from a shoe made by ...

  • Nike: 1/2
  • Adidas: 6/1
  • Under Armour: 7/1
  • Jordan: 18/1
  • FIELD: 85/1

Odds which Big Ten team is the last remaining

  • Michigan State: 5/2
  • Michigan: 7/2
  • Purdue: 9/2
  • FIELD: 11/5

Odds to be the last Big 12 Team remaining

  • Texas Tech: 3/2
  • Kansas State: 9/2
  • Kansas: 5/1
  • FIELD: 3/1

Odds following coaches still have their current jobs at start of 2019-20 season

  • Buzz Williams (Va Tech): 9/5
  • Ernie Kent (WSU): 3/2
  • Tim Miles (Nebraska): 6/5
  • Sean Miller (Arizona): 4/3
  • Danny Manning (Wake Forest): 2/3
  • Chris Mullin (St. Johns): 1/9
  • Jim Larranaga (Miami): 1/9
  • Roy Williams (UNC): 1/90
  • Coach K (Duke): 1/299
  • John Calipari (Kentucky): 1/250