Wichita state cincinnati basketball prediction

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What are the odds of Wichita State basketball playing Cincinnati?

The Shockers are favored by 1.5 points in the latest Wichita State vs. Cincinnati odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 134. Before entering any Cincinnati vs. Wichita State picks, you’ll want to see the college basketball predictions from the proven computer model at SportsLine.

How does Wichita State’s defense compare to Cincinnati’s basketball?

While Cincinnati is always careful with the basketball on the offensive end, Wichita State has more ability to force turnovers and could be more aggressive in this game knowing that Cincinnati isn’t great at the foul line. The Bearcats are shooting just 66.3% from the foul line this season and aren’t getting there at a high rate, to begin with.

What time does the Cincinnati Bearcats game with Wichita State start?

The Cincinnati Bearcats and the Wichita State Shockers will face off in an American Athletic clash at 7 p.m. ET on Thursday at Fifth Third Arena. Cincinnati is 16-9 overall and 11-4 at home, while Wichita State is 13-9 overall and 3-3 on the road.

Who is leading Wichita State in points per game?

Sophomore guard Tyson Etienne leads Wichita State with 15.1 points per game. He is getting help from freshman guard Ricky Council IV and junior forward Morris Udeze, who are both scoring in double figures as well. The Shockers have covered the spread in five of their last six games as underdogs.

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What you need to know about Cincinnati

Cincinnati’s disappointing season has continued with three losses in its last four games. The Bearcats are coming off an 81-74 loss at home against Memphis on Tuesday, as the Tigers had five players score in double figures. Cincinnati was able to rally in its first game against Wichita State, erasing a late deficit in a 61-57 win.


What you need to know about Wichita State

Wichita State has won three of its last four games after picking up a 73-69 win over South Florida on Saturday. The Shockers have struggled on the road though, with their last road win coming at Oklahoma State on Dec. 1.


How to make Cincinnati vs. Wichita State picks

The model is leaning under on the total, and it’s also generated a point-spread pick that is hitting in almost 60 percent of simulations. You can only see the pick at SportsLine.


Cincinnati vs Wichita State odds

Odds via the Covers Line, an average comprised of odds from multiple sportsbooks.


Cincinnati at Wichita State betting preview

Cincinnati: Rob Banks F (Questionable).
Wichita State: No injuries to report.


Cincinnati vs Wichita State picks and predictions

Our predictions are compiled from the analysis of the spread and total and are indications of where we are leaning for this game.
Our best bet is the play that we like the most for this game, which we would actually put some of our bankroll behind.


How many free throws did Wichita State shoot?

They shot 34 free throws and 12 more than the Bearcats did, and history should repeat itself. This isn’t a good shooting Wichita State team overall, but it makes enough threes to matter, the defense is solid, and there aren’t a slew of screw-ups.


What was the Bearcats’ win over SMU?

The Bearcats had to hold on late, but they came up with a fantastic performance in a 74-71 win over SMU. They were great on the boards, solid at moving the ball around for the easy shots, and good enough on the free throw line when they had to be.


Wichita State Shockers vs. Cincinnati Bearcats Betting Odds and Team Statistics

Wichita State goes cold from the field far too often for them to take on the top competition in the AAC. Fred Van Vleet isn’t walking back through those doors, so Wichita State needs to find a shooter to carry them in tight games.


Wichita State vs. Cincinnati Prediction

Wichita State goes cold from the field far too often for them to take on the top competition in the AAC. Fred Van Vleet isn’t walking back through those doors, so Wichita State needs to find a shooter to carry them in tight games.


Wichita State Betting Insights

Wichita State has won five games against the spread this season, while failing to cover or pushing 10 times.


Cincinnati Betting Insights

Cincinnati has won eight games against the spread this season, while failing to cover or pushing eight times.


Cincinnati Key Players

Jeremiah Davenport is at the top of the Bearcats scoring and rebounding leaderboards with 13.1 points per game and 5.3 rebounds per game this season.

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