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ESPN Computer Predicts Winners Of The Final Four Games

North Carolina forward Leaky Black drives against Duke forward A.J. Griffin.

CHAPEL HILL, NORTH CAROLINA - FEBRUARY 05: A.J. Griffin #21 of the Duke Blue Devils defends Leaky Black #1 of the North Carolina Tar Heels during their game at the Dean E. Smith Center on February 05, 2022 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Duke won 87-67. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

A quartet of college basketball bluebloods are set to take center stage at the men's Final Four next weekend.

This year's NCAA Tournament semifinal features a pair of matchups between Villanova-Kansas and the first ever NCAA Tournament battle between North Carolina and Duke.

On Monday, ESPN's Basketball Power Index laid out its predictions for both sets of Final Four games. And according to the BPI, fans should anticipate a national title bout between Coach K's Blue Devils and Jay Wright's Wildcats. In the early window, ESPN gives Nova a 51.3 percent chance of taking down No. 1 Kansas. Giving the game a matchup quality grade of 98.9 (out of 100).

For the primetime matchup between Duke and UNC, the Worldwide Leader's BPI says the Blue Devils hold a pretty overwhelming chance to inch closer to another national championship for Mike Krzyzewski.

It gives Duke a 68.2 percent chance to defeat its biggest rival. Grading out the matchup quality as an 89.4.

But, it's called March Madness for a reason. And anything can happen when the games tip-off Saturday on TBS, starting at 6:09 PM ET.