|Written by Jerry Santiago|
|Friday, 03 April 2009 10:07|
March Madness 2009 handicappers have been impressed with the North Carolina Tar Heels perfect March Madness betting record this year. North Carolina enters March Madness 2009 Final Four action with four payoffs in four games.
In opening round March Madness betting action the Tar Heels blew out Radford 101-58 as 25-point chalks for an easy cash grab. Wayne Ellington led Carolina with 25 points. In second round action for March Madness 2009 the Tar Heels scored an impressive 84-70 win and cover over highly regarded LSU as 12.5-point chalks.
Ellington and Ty Lawson each had 23 points to lead the UNC effort. North Carolina’s March Madness 2009 Sweet Sixteen opponent was Gonzaga and the Bulldogs were no match for the Tar Heels, who scored a convincing 98-77 win and cover as 7.5-point chalks.
Tyler Hansbrough led Carolina with 24 points. Carolina continued to impress March Madness 2009 bettors in Elite Eight action against Oklahoma as they scored a 72-60 win and cover as 7-point chalks. Lawson had another strong March Madness 2009 performance as he led the Tar Heels with 19 points.
North Carolina will enter Final Four March Madness betting action against Villanova and opened as a 7.5-point chalk. The Tar Heels have not been a great favorite this year despite their March Madness 2009 success as they were just 14-19 against the spread laying points this year.
Hansbrough will be one of North Carolina’s key March Madness 2009 assets as he leads the team in scoring with an average of 20.9 points per game. He is also North Carolina’s leading rebounder for March Madness 2009.
Carolina’s weakness for March Madness 2009 is their defense that was ranked as one of the worst in the majors. It is their 2nd ranked offense that has been their catalyst for success. To cover the number against Villanova the Tar Heels are going to have to clamp down strong on “D” while maintaining their offensive excellence.Sign up for complete Final Four action at BetRoyal.com.