• Texas Tech and Virginia both made their first appearances in the National Championship game in 2019
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Zion Williamson grabbed the headlines in 2018-19, but ultimately his heavily favored Duke Blue Devils fell short in March Madness, losing to Michigan State in the Elite Eight.

The eventual title game would be a battle between arguably the two best defenses in the country: Texas Tech and Virginia. Neither was among the favorites at the start of the year, particular the Red Raiders, who were close to +10000 (100/1) back in November 2018.

We tracked the national title odds for all the power-conference teams and the top mid majors throughout the year. The graphs below were generated by averaging the odds from a variety of online sportsbooks at regular intervals.

Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) Odds

Big 12 Conference Odds

Big East Conference Odds

Pacific-12 Conference (PAC-12) Odds

Southeast Conference (SEC) Odds

Top Mid-Majors Odds