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Cincinnati Bearcats vs East Carolina Pirates 2/16/2020 Spread, Game Analysis and Odds
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Cincinnati Bearcats vs East Carolina Pirates 2/16/2020 – This game is an American Athletic Conference showdown as the Cincinnati Bearcats head on the road to visit the East Carolina Pirates at the Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum this coming Sunday, February 16 at 2:00 pm Eastern Time. CBS Sports Network is the television broadcast provider for this game and they will be sharing the feed to SofaScore for the online live stream. Basketball Betting Tips Over Under is seeing that the Bearcats will be the favorites against the home team in this situation.
Cincinnati Bearcats vs East Carolina Pirates 2/16/2020
The Cincinnati Bearcats are currently in second place in the American Athletic Conference with a record of 17-8. They have been a bad team on the road as their losses outweigh the wins with 4-5 in nine games. In their own conference, this team is tied with the Houston Cougars at 10-3 and they would need this win to break the tie. Cumberland is the team’s best scorer with 15.1 points to go along with 3.8 rebounds and 4.8 assists. Vogt is another prospect doing 12.3 points, 6.1 rebounds and 1.6 blocks while Williams does 12.3 points a night.
Players to watch: J. Cumberland G (22 GP 31.5 MIN 15.1 PTS 3.8 REB 4.8 AST 1 STL 0.5 BLK 3.4 TO 39.9 FG% 73.6 FT% 31 3PT%), C. Vogt C (24 GP 28.6 MIN 12.3 PTS 6.1 REB 0.8 AST 0.4 STL 1.6 BLK 1.8 TO 67.4 FG% 61.2 FT% 0 3PT%), K. Williams G (24 GP 28.4 MIN 12.3 PTS 4.8 REB 1.7 AST 1.2 STL 1 BLK 1.7 TO 42.5 FG% 78 FT% 33.9 3PT%).
East Carolina Pirates
The East Carolina Pirates sit at the second to the bottom of the American athletic conference with a record of 10-16. Ironically, this team has more wins at home as they prevailed eight times in 14 contests. Gardner is a high volume scorer doing 20.2 points along with 9.7 rebounds. Newton is supporting him along with Suggs and both of them almost contribute double-digits per night. Coming to this game, they are on back-to-back losses and they hope to avoid a losing streak after this game.
Players to watch: J. Gardner F (25 GP 33.9 MIN 20.2 PTS 9.7 REB 1.9 AST 1 STL 0.4 BLK 2.5 TO 53.6 FG% 73 FT% 21.1 3PT%), T. Newton G (25 GP 28.2 MIN 9.6 PTS 4.2 REB 3.7 AST 1.1 STL 0.3 BLK 1.8 TO 37.3 FG% 80 FT% 34.1 3PT%), B. Suggs F (25 GP 23.4 MIN 9.2 PTS 3.4 REB 1.9 AST 0.9 STL 0.4 BLK 1.7 TO 46.8 FG% 80 FT% 29.8 3PT%).
Cincinnati Bearcats vs East Carolina Pirates Betting Predictions
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cincinnati’s last 7 games.
East Carolina Pirates
East Carolina is 3-6 ATS in their last 9 games.
Cincinnati Bearcats vs East Carolina Pirates Betting Picks
The Bearcats have a better overall record and they are coming in as the favorites as seen by Best Sports Book. The East Carolina Pirates are an interesting bet as they transform into a very inspired team when playing in front of their home crowd.
Moneyline: The ML given to this game for the Bearcats is -650 while the Pirates are at +475 at home
Spread: A very wide 10.5 points across the spread for both teams with the Bearcats owning the -10.5 while the Pirates are on the opposite end with +10.5.
Total: 140.5 points is the predicted total for this game with the Bearcats going over while the Pirates are the team under.
Score Prediction: 76-65, Bearcats.