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Cincinnati Bearcats vs Indiana Hoosiers 09/18/2021 Odds, Predictions and Game Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Cincinnati Bearcats vs Indiana Hoosiers 09/18/2021 – The Cincinnati Bearcats are one of the top ten teams in the NCAA and they showed that winning their first two games. They will try to remain undefeated as they go on the road and challenge the Indiana Hoosiers this coming Saturday, September 18. This game will be held at the Memorial Stadium in Bloomington, Indiana with the kick-off happening at 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Football fans can watch the game through the live broadcast of ESPN and the same feed can be seen via live streaming at SofaScore. This will be close but college football spreads see the Cincinnati Bearcats as the safer pick as compared to the Indiana Hoosiers.
Cincinnati Bearcats vs Indiana Hoosiers 09/18/2021
The Cincinnati Bearcats flexed their muscles early, dominating their opponents in the first two games. Their first-week opponents were the Miami-Ohio Redhawks and allowed them to only score 14 points while finishing with 49. The Murray State Racers visited them in Week 2 and it was another blowout victory, 42-7. Desmond Ridder had a terrific game with 243 yards, two touchdown passes and no interruptions against the Redhawks. The Bearcats’ best player was RB Jerome Ford and he tallied 18 rushing attempts and it resulted in 113 yards and three touchdowns.
Players to Watch: D. Ridder QB (CMP 34, ATT 47, YDS 538, CMP% 72.3, AVG 11.4, LNG 81, TD 6, INT 1, SACK 4, SYL -25, RTG 206.4), (ATT 7, YDS 52, AVG 7.4, LNG 16, TD 1), E. Prater QB (CMP 1, ATT 4, YDS 18, CMP% 25, AVG 4.5, LNG 18, TD 1, INT 1, SACK 0, SYL 0, RTG 95.3), J. Ford RB (ATT 30, YDS 234, AVG 7.8, LNG 50, TD 4), C. McClelland RB (ATT 5, YDS 33, AVG 6.6, LNG 22, TD 0), T. Scott WR (REC 5, YDS 155, AVG 31, LNG 81, TD 2).
The Indiana Hoosiers opened up their season against the Iowa Hawkeyes and were dominated with a final score of 6-34. That loss pulled them out of the Top 25 rankings. They managed to put out a better game as they dominated the Idaho Vandals by 42 points, 56-14. This team showed better chemistry inside the field with QB Michael Penix controlling the offense doing 69% completion, 68 yards and two touchdown passes. Aj Barner and Javon Swinton were on the opposing ends of those TD passes with both players combining for four catches and 109 yards.
Players to Watch: M. Penix Jr. QB (CMP 25, ATT 47, YDS 224, CMP% 53.2, AVG 4.8, LNG 33, TD 2, INT 3, SACK 3, SYL -22, RTG 94.5), J. Tuttle QB (CMP 2, ATT 6, YDS 91, CMP% 33.3, AVG 15.2, LNG 76, TD 1, INT 0, SACK 0, SYL 0, RTG 215.7), S. Carr RB (ATT 41, YDS 175, AVG 4.3, LNG 26, TD 1), T. Baldwin Jr. RB (ATT 14, YDS 37, AVG 2.6, LNG 6, TD 0), T. Fryfogle WR (REC 10, YDS 113, AVG 11.3, LNG 33, TD 1).
Cincinnati Bearcats vs Indiana Hoosiers Betting Numbers
Cincinnati are 10-5 ATS in their last 15 games.
Indiana are 9-2 ATS in their last 11 games.
Cincinnati Bearcats vs Indiana Hoosiers Betting Picks
The Indiana Hoosiers’ second game of this season is what they envisioned their playing style would be. Even with their chemistry fixed, going up against the eighth-ranked team Cincinnati Bearcats, they are the underdogs and riskier bets according to online sports betting sites.