NC State vs. Purdue: Underdogs Face Towering Challenge in NCAA Tournament

NC State vs. Purdue: Underdogs Face Towering Challenge in NCAA Tournament
NC State vs. Purdue: Underdogs Face Towering Challenge in NCAA Tournament

NC State vs. Purdue: Betting Analysis for the 2024 NCAA Tournament

NC State's impressive tournament run has seen them overcome formidable opponents ranked in the top 15 of the Pomeroy Ratings. To advance further, they must conquer another such team: Purdue, currently ranked third.

NC State finds themselves as underdogs once again, mirroring their status throughout the previous weekend. DraftKings currently lists them as nine-point underdogs, while their moneyline sits at +340.

Despite their underdog status, NC State has proven their resilience, overcoming Marquette and Duke as seven-point underdogs. However, Purdue presents a unique challenge with their towering center, Zach Edey, who has been an unstoppable force in the tournament.

Edey's dominant performance in the Elite Eight, scoring 40 points, showcases the difficulty in matching up against him. Yet, despite his presence, Purdue has surprisingly suffe

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