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Michigan vs UCLA: Elite 8 Betting Odds, Stats and Predictions – March 30, 2021

Discover Michigan Wolverines vs UCLA Bruins Elite 8 March Madness betting odds, stats, and computer predictions for 3/30/2021.

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The No. 1 seed Michigan Wolverines (20-4) are 7.5-point favorites to earn a spot in the Final Four when they head into a NCAA Tournament Elite 8 matchup with the No. 11 seed UCLA Bruins (17-9) to determine the winner of the East Region bracket on Tuesday at Lucas Oil Stadium, tipping off at 9:45 PM ET.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from William Hill as of March 28, 2021, 11:25 PM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at William Hill Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Betting Stats for Michigan

  • Against the spread, Michigan has been strong this season, posting a 19-7 record.
  • The Wolverines fare well when favored by at least 7.5 points, posting an 11-4 record against the spread.
  • The Wolverines have typically run under the total this season, reaching the over/under in 11 of 26 games (42.3%).

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Michigan Leading Players

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Hunter Dickinson 27 14.2 7.6 0.9 0.3 1.4 0.0
Isaiah Livers 23 13.1 6.0 2.0 0.6 0.7 2.2
Franz Wagner 27 12.8 6.5 3.0 1.2 1.0 1.3
Eli Brooks 26 9.5 3.1 3.1 1.1 0.2 1.5
Mike Smith 27 9.3 2.7 5.4 0.4 0.0 1.2

Betting Stats for UCLA

  • UCLA has a winning record against the spread, going 15-14 ATS (covering 51.7% of the time).
  • When they are at least 7.5-point underdogs, the Bruins have not fared well, going 3-5 against the spread.
  • In most of UCLA’s games this season, the teams have combined to hit the over (17 out of 29 games, 58.6%).

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

UCLA Leading Players

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Johnny Juzang 25 15.0 4.1 1.6 0.8 0.4 2.0
Jaime Jaquez Jr. 30 12.4 6.1 1.5 1.2 0.7 1.2
Jules Bernard 30 10.7 5.0 1.6 0.5 0.2 1.2
Tyger Campbell 30 10.2 2.1 5.4 1.0 0.0 0.5
Cody Riley 29 10.0 5.4 1.1 0.4 0.7 0.0

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Top Predictions

Pick ATS:
Bruins (+7.5)

Pick OU:
Over (137)

Prediction: Michigan 74, UCLA 68

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm (raw power score) that ranks head-to-head matchup results within a closed network of games. Prediction confidence is determined by the delta between each team’s raw power score.

Last 5 Games

Michigan

UCLA

Date Opponent Result Score Date Opponent Result Score
3/28/2021 Florida State Win 76-58 3/28/2021 Alabama Win 88-78
3/22/2021 LSU Win 86-78 3/22/2021 Abilene Christian Win 67-47
3/20/2021 Texas Southern Win 82-66 3/20/2021 BYU Win 73-62
3/13/2021 Ohio State Loss 68-67 3/18/2021 Michigan State Win 86-80
3/12/2021 Maryland Win 79-66 3/11/2021 Oregon State Loss 83-79

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