The matchups for the Sweet 16 round of the NCAA mens basketball tournament have been released and North Carolina sports betting apps like Caesars North Carolina are offering promo codes for new users to bet on the games. Sportsbooks have released the betting odds for all the upcoming March Madness games. Below you’ll find the odds on point spreads, moneylines and point totals from authorized sportsbooks in the US.

The Sweet 16 round will kick off on Thursday and continue into Friday. The games will be held in locations such as Las Vegas, New York, Kansas City (Missouri) and Louisville (Kentucky) where North Carolina sports betting is not yet legal, but North Carolinians can use NC betting apps to wager on the games.

The pairings for the Sweet 16 have been set. The games will take place over two days. The action starts on Thursday with a game between Florida Atlantic and Tennessee followed by Michigan State against Kansas State. Later in the day we have Gonzaga versus UCLA and Arkansas taking on UConn. On Friday we begin with Miami facing Houston and San Diego State playing against Alabama. Then comes Princeton versus Creighton and Xavier battling Texas.

Florida Atlantic secured their spot in the Sweet 16 as a No. 9 seed after winning the Conference USA tournament. They defeated Memphis and Farleigh Dickinson to advance to this stage of the competition. Their opponent, Tennessee earned their place after victories over Louisiana Lafayette and Duke.

Michigan State had a solid run so far by defeating USC in their first round matchup followed by an upset win against Marquette, in round two. They are now set to face Kansas State who advanced by beating Montana State and Kentucky.

Gonzaga, seeded #1, managed victories against Grand Canyon and TCU in the initial two rounds. Their upcoming match will be against UCLA, the team that emerged as the regular season winner in the Pac 12 conference. UCLA secured their spot after defeating UNC Asheville and Northwestern.

Arkansas ranked #8 pulled off an upset by defeating Illinois and then overcoming the top seeded Kansas team. They will now face UConn in their game. UConn earned their place by triumphing over Iona and Saint Marys.

San Diego State secured a fifth seed position after winning the Mountain West tournament. They continued their success by defeating Charleston and Furman in rounds one and two. The Aztecs next opponent is Alabama, who claimed the number one seed spot after winning the SEC championship title. Alabama advanced by beating Texas A&M Corpus Christi and Maryland.

Miami, ranked #5 progressed to play Houston after victories against Drake and Indiana. Houston, as the #2 seeded team, defeated Northern Kentucky and Auburn following their initial favorite status to win the tournament according to many North Carolina sportsbooks.

Princeton emerged victorious in the Ivy League tournament before entering as a #12 seed. They created an upset by defeating #5 seeded Arizona before moving on to defeat Missouri as well. Creighton, seeded #6 also pulled off an upset by beating NC State to cause an upset against #3 seed Baylor.

Xavier claimed victory over Kennesaw State and Pitt to secure a place, in facing Texas as their opponent. Texas won the Big 12 tournament before defeating Colgate and Penn State to advance.

✅ Fact Checked on January 17, 2024 by Ken Weaver