Western Kentucky Hilltoppers vs Utah Utes

NCAAB: March Madness Playoffs

Western Kentucky Vs Utah

Western Kentucky Hilltoppers will be going against the defensive Utah Utes at the Madison Square Garder on March 27th, 2018. Which team will be booking the first spot in NIT finals?

Western Kentucky Hilltoppers

Western Kentucky Hilltoppers, seeded number four in NIT, have shown their true capabilities after beating Oklahoma State 94 – 84. The Hilltoppers must bring in their “A-game” against the Utah Utes, who have an incredible defense.

Key Players

Utah Utes defense will be busy as they will attempt to keep out the likes of Justin Johnson, Darius Thompson, and Taveion Hollingsworth.

Utah Utes

Utah Utes demonstrated why they are the number two seed after emerging victorious against Saint Mary’s, 67-58. Utes must continue playing their tight defense, forcing the Hilltoppers to make mistakes.

Key Players

Utah Utes will need the offensive prowess of Justin Bibbins, David Collette, and Sedrick Barefield to win this crucial game.

Prediction

Although both teams are well-matched on paper, Western Kentucky Hilltoppers are expected to win this matchup!