The No. 8 seed North Carolina Tar Heels (27-9) are 8.5-point favorites to advance to the Final Four when they play the No. 15 seed Saint Peter’s Peacocks (22-11) in the NCAA Tournament Elite Eight on Sunday at Wells Fargo Center, airing on CBS beginning at 5:05 PM.

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Game Info, Betting Lines for Tar Heels vs. Peacocks

  • Game Day: Sunday, March 27, 2022
  • Game Time: 5:05 PM ET
  • TV Channel: CBS
  • Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Arena: Wells Fargo Center
North Carolina vs Saint Peter’s Betting Information
Favorite Spread Total
North Carolina -8.5 137

North Carolina Betting Stats & Information

  • The Tar Heels have been favored on the moneyline 27 total times this season. They’ve finished 23-4 in those games.
  • In games it has played as a moneyline favorite with odds of -400 or shorter, North Carolina has gone 12-1 (92.3%).
  • So far this season, North Carolina has put together a 21-16-1 record against the spread.
  • The Tar Heels are 5-8 against the spread when favored by 8.5 points or more this season.
  • North Carolina has gone over in 22 of its 38 games with a set total (57.9%).
  • The average over/under the Tar Heels have had in their matchups this year is 10.4 more points than this particular game’s point total.

Saint Peter’s Betting Stats & Info

  • The Peacocks have entered the game as underdogs seven times this season and won three of those games.
  • Saint Peter’s has a record of 2-3 in games where oddsmakers have them as underdogs of at least +290 on the moneyline.
  • Saint Peter’s has covered the spread 10 times over 14 games with a set spread.
  • The Peacocks are 4-1 ATS when playing as at least 8.5-point underdogs.
  • This year, Saint Peter’s games have hit the over six times out of 14 chances.
  • The average total for Peacocks games this year is 5.2 fewer points than the point total of 137 for this outing.

North Carolina vs. Saint Peter’s Season Stat Comparison

North Carolina Rank North Carolina AVG Saint Peter’s AVG Saint Peter’s Rank
24th 78.3 Points Scored 67.5 264th
256th 71.7 Points Allowed 62.3 20th
7th 37.4 Rebounds 33.2 108th
92nd 9.4 Off. Rebounds 9.1 117th
67th 8.5 3pt Made 5.9 304th
36th 15.3 Assists 12.3 218th
232nd 11.4 Turnovers 12.8 94th

This Matchup’s Impact Players

North Carolina Tar Heels Leaders

  • The scoring and rebounding leader for the Tar Heels is Armando Bacot, who puts up 16.4 points and 12.5 rebounds per game.
  • Caleb Love leads North Carolina in assists, averaging 3.7 per game while also scoring 15.7 points per contest.
  • The Tar Heels get the most three-point shooting production out of Brady Manek, who makes 2.4 threes per game.

Saint Peter’s Peacocks Leaders

  • Daryl Banks III averages 11.5 points per game to be the top scorer for the Peacocks.
  • Saint Peter’s leader in rebounds is Fousseyni Drame with 6.4 per game, and its leader in assists is Matthew Lee with 3.0 per game.
  • Banks is reliable from deep and leads the Peacocks with 1.6 made threes per game.
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