Cincinnati Bearcats vs Oregon Ducks Odds
The Cincinnati Bearcats will look to pick up a win while covering the spread when they take on the Ducks in Oregon at Thomas & Mack Center on Saturday in college basketball action.
This matchup is a neutral-site affair being played at Thomas & Mack Center.
This season, the Ducks are 5-0 overall and 3-2 ATS ATS, while the Bearcats are 5-0 and 1-1 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Oregon boasts a 1-0 on the OU, and Cincinnati is 1-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 116-ranked Ducks and the No. 48-rated Bearcats in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 101-87 win for the Bearcats on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Oregon's No. 87-rated squad against Cincinnati's No. 1-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Oregon rates No. 232 in the country with 5.4 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 34 nationally with 8.6 per match.
Defensively, Cincinnati features the nation's No. 180-rated defense on the road, allowing 70 points per game. Oregon, meanwhile, comes in at No. 134 nationally in scoring at home.
Cincinnati won its last outing, a 78-70 result against Iowa State on November 23. They covered in that game as a 4.5-point favorite. Tyrus McGee scored 22 points in a futile effort to lead the Cyclones to a win (they lost 78-70 to Cincinnati at Thomas & Mack Center on Friday).
Oregon was an 83-79 winner in their most recent outing on the road against UNLV. They covered the 11-point spread as underdogs. Oregon earned an 83-79 victory over UNLV on Friday, getting 19 points from Damyean Dotson at Thomas & Mack Center.
Cincinnati home to Alabama, Saturday, December 1
Oregon home to Texas-San Antonio, Thursday, November 29