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Prentiss Hubb and Notre Dame draw a First Four matchup against Rutgers (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

The 2022 NCAA Tournament tips of Tuesday in Dayton with Texas A&M-CC vs. Texas Southern and Wyoming vs. Indiana. Wednesday’s doubleheader features Rutgers vs. Notre Dame and Wright State vs Bryant. Here are point spreads and totals for the First Four of March Madness, according to betting lines posted around the betting market shortly after selections were announced Sunday night.

Alabama, the No. 6 seed in the West, awaits the winner of Rutgers vs. Notre Dame.


Rutgers vs Notre Dame Odds CBK Odds

CBK · Thu (3/17) @ 7:00 pm ET

Rutgers at Notre Dame
UD Arena , Dayton, OH

The Wright State vs. Bryant winner goes on to face Kansas, the No. 1 seed in the Midwest.

Wright State vs Bryant Odds CBK Odds

CBK · Wed (3/16) @ 7:00 pm ET

Wright State at Bryant
UD Arena, Dayton, OH

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These Texas schools battle for the right to play Kansas, the top seed in the Midwest Region.

Texas A&M Corpus Christi vs Texas Southern Odds CBK Odds

CBK · Tue (3/15) @ 7:00 pm ET

Texas A&M Corpus Christi at Texas Southern
UD Arena , Dayton , OH

The winner of the Indiana vs. Wyoming matchup gets Saint Mary’s in the first round.

Indiana vs Wyoming Odds CBK Odds

CBK · Tue (3/15) @ 7:00 pm ET

Indiana at Wyoming
UD Arena, Dayton, OH

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