A first round 2022 NCAA Tournament matchup is set between No. 2 seed Kentucky and No. 15 seed Saint Peter's at 7:10 p.m. ET on Thursday at Gainbridge Fieldhouse. The Wildcats are 26-7 overall, while Saint Peter's is 19-11 overall. Kentucky finished tied for second place in the SEC; Saint Peter's was second in the MAAC.
The Wildcats are favored by 18 points in the latest Kentucky vs. Saint Peter's odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while the over-under is set at 132. Before you make any Saint Peter's vs. Kentucky picks and predictions, you'll want to see what the SportsLine Projection Model is saying.
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