Head coach John Calipari’s team has put together three Quad 1 wins in a row. They have the opportunity to win a fourth today vs. Auburn. The Wildcats are 4-point favorites at home vs. the Tigers.
If Kentucky can continue to perform at a high level, their chances of making a deep run in the Big Dance will only improve. Here’s a look at the current Final Four and National Title odds for Kentucky, provided by DraftKings Sportsbook.
Houston (+130), Alabama (+200), Kansas (+220) and Purdue (+240) are the top favorites to make the Final Four. According to DraftKings Sportsbook, Kentucky’s current odds are +1100. Those are the 22nd-best odds and have Kentucky tied with Duke, who is also at +1100. In addition to Alabama, the only other SEC team ahead of Kentucky is Tennessee (+550).
Similar to their Final Four odds, Kentucky also has the 22nd-best odds to win the National Title. According to DraftKings Sportsbook, the Wildcats are currently +5000. The two current favorites are Houston (+650), followed by Alabama (+900) and Kansas (+950). Tennessee’s odds are in-between Alabama and Kentucky with +2500 odds.
Kentucky’s remaining schedule consists of today’s home matchup vs. Auburn, followed by Tuesday’s home finale vs. Vanderbilt before the regular season finale at Arkansas.
A 3-0 finish to the season is of course the best-case scenario, but fans would gladly accept a 2-1 record over the next three games. Remember to visit DraftKings Sportsbook for updated Final Four and National Title odds.