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Xavier Musketeers vs Cincinnati Bearcats 12/6/2020 NCAAB Tips, Forecast & Analysis
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Xavier Musketeers vs Cincinnati Bearcats 12/6/2020 – The Xavier Musketeers already played five games into the season and no team has given them a loss. They wish to extend that winning streak and they have to do it on the road visiting the Cincinnati Bearcats at the Fifth Third Arena located in Cincinnati, Ohio this December 6, Sunday. ESPN will be putting this game on cable and they will air the live telecast at exactly 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time. The same feed will shoot up to SofaScore for the online live stream. NCAAB Lines have the Cincinnati Bearcats on a tight battle with the Xavier Musketeers and giving them their first loss.
Xavier Musketeers vs Cincinnati Bearcats 12/6/2020
The Xavier Musketeers are looking like a well-polished team heading into this season as they maintain an unblemished record of 5-0 heading to their game against the Cincinnati Bearcats. This team had blowout wins over the Oakland Grizzlies and their latest match was with the Tennesee Tech Golden Eagles by 31 points. This team also managed to push the right buttons in the end game and it showed against their matches against the Bradley Braves, Toledo Rockets and with the Eastern Kentucky Colonels in overtime. Zach Freemantle and Kyky Tandy are the best scorers for this team and the Musketeers will ride on them.
Players to Watch: Z. Freemantle F (GP 5 MIN 28 PTS 17.4 REB 8.4 AST 1.2 STL 0.6 BLK 1.2 TO 2 FG% 61.3 FT% 46.2 3PT% 35.7), K. Tandy G (GP 5 MIN 28.2 PTS 14.8 REB 1.4 AST 3 STL 0.6 BLK 0.2 TO 1.6 FG% 41.5 FT% 81.8 3PT% 41.4), P. Scruggs G (GP 5 MIN 31.8 PTS 12.4 REB 4 AST 7.4 STL 2.2 BLK 0.8 TO 2 FG% 44.2 FT% 64.7 3PT% 21.7).
The Cincinnati Bearcats just made their opening game just this December 2 and they showed that they are ready to roll as they beat the Lipscomb Bison by 12 points, 67-55. Mika Adams-Woods looks like he has the green light to shoot the ball from his coaches hoisting up 14 shots. He finished with 16 points along with three rebounds and two assists. Keith Williams went in this game slow shooting just 20% from the field to just tally seven points but expect him to do better along the way. Chris Vogt and Rapolis Ivanauskas each reached double-figure scoring with 12 and 11 points respectively.
Players to Watch: M. Adams-Woods G (GP 1 MIN 33 PTS 16 REB 3 AST 2 STL 0 BLK 0 TO 1 FG% 42.9 FT% 100 3PT% 20), C. Vogt C (GP 1 MIN 32 PTS 12 REB 7 AST 1 STL 0 BLK 3 TO 2 FG% 85.7 FT% 0 3PT% 0), R. Ivanauskas F (GP 1 MIN 26 PTS 11 REB 6 AST 0 STL 0 BLK 0 TO 0 FG% 55.6 FT% 100 3PT% 0).
Xavier Musketeers vs Cincinnati Bearcats Betting Predictions
Xavier is 2-7 ATS in their last 9 games.
Cincinnati is 1-8 ATS in their last 9 games.
Xavier Musketeers vs Cincinnati Bearcats Betting Picks
The Cincinnati Bearcats have high expectations for this season and they are eager to make their first mark. Having the homecourt advantage over the Xavier Musketeers helps and picking them is the safe choice according to Best Sportsbook.
Moneyline: The Musketeers as the underdogs at +128 on the ML while the Bearcats are at -142.
Spread: It is 2.5 points in between this game with the Bearcats owning the -2.5 while the Musketeers are at +2.5.
Total: 136 is the total for this matchup with the Musketeers going over and the Bearcats are under.
Score Prediction: 71-66, Bearcats win.