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Cincinnati Bearcats vs Houston Cougars 02/21/2021 NCAAB Odds, Game Analysis & Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Cincinnati Bearcats vs Houston Cougars 02/21/2021 – An American Athletic Conference play is all set to get underway as Cincinnati Bearcats take on Houston Cougars from Fertitta Center in Houston, Texas. The Bearcats are holding the fifth spot in the AAC play and they will enter this game riding a solid winning streak. As for the Cougars, they are holding the second spot in the AAC play and they look forward to rebounding from their last defeat. The NCAA basketball betting odds are already out and running as these two teams battle to increase their conference and overall record.
Cincinnati Bearcats vs Houston Cougars 02/21/2021
The Cincinnati Bearcats are holding a 5-4 record in the AAC play and are 7-7 with their overall record. Cincinnati will enter this game riding a hot four-game winning streak. The Bearcats are trailing the Mustangs in the fourth and they look forward to continuing their victory. In their last game, Cincinnati managed to defeat UFC Knights with a final score of 69-68. It was a close call, but an important victory for the Bearcats. Keith Williams took the lead for his team with 14 points. David DeJulius was the other player to score 14.
Players to watch: K. Williams G (GP 14 MIN 26.6 PTS 14.7 REB 4.3 AST 1.8 STL 1.1 BLK 0.7 TO 2.2 FG% 42.7 FT% 67.1), D. DeJulius G (GP 14 MIN 31.6 PTS 10.5 REB 4.9 AST 4.7 STL 1 BLK 0.1 TO 2.1 FG% 37.8 FT% 80.6), J. Davenport G (GP 14 MIN 25.9 PTS 9.8 REB 4.9 AST 1.6 STL 0.7 BLK 0.1 TO 1.7 FG% 43.9 FT% 68.2).
Houston Cougars are trailing Wichita State in the top spot and they are holding an 11-3 conference record. Overall, the Cougars are holding a 17-3 record on the season. Houston lost their last game against Wichita State with a final score of 68-63. The Cougars did well to win 11 of their first 14 games and they are holding the 10th spot in rebounding this season. Houston is averaging close to 42 boards per game. Dejon Jarreau managed to record a team-high of 16 points after going five for 11 with his attempts.
Players to watch: Q. Grimes G (GP 18 MIN 33 PTS 16.7 REB 6.3 AST 2.1 STL 1.2 BLK 0.2 TO 1.9 FG% 38.2 FT% 77.3), M. Sasser G (GP 17 MIN 32.1 PTS 14.8 REB 2.2 AST 2.2 STL 1.5 BLK 0 TO 1.4 FG% 40.6 FT% 84.6), D. Jarreau G (GP 19 MIN 27.7 PTS 10.3 REB 5.2 AST 4.2 STL 1.3 BLK 0.4 TO 2.2 FG% 41.4 FT% 66.7).
Cincinnati Bearcats vs Houston Cougars Betting Predictions
Cincinnati is 2-9 ATS in their last 11 games.
Houston is 8-2 ATS in their last 10 games.
Cincinnati Bearcats vs Houston Cougars Betting Picks
Houston holds the key to success in this game with their decent scoring offense. The Cougars have taken out some of the top teams in their conference play. The college basketball lines are in favor of the Cougars to win and cover.
Moneyline: The ML for the Bearcats in this game is +800 and an ML for the Cougars is -1250.
Spread: A spread of +14.5 (-110) is out for the Bearcats and a spread of -14.5 (-110) is out for the Cougars.
Totals: The total will go over 136 (-110) for Cincinnati and the same will go under for the Cougars.
Score Prediction: 71-55, Cougars win.