Cincinnati vs. Creighton Odds
This game will be played from Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is part of the Midwest Region with Creighton as the seventh seed and Cincinnati the 10th seed (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Creighton is the slight favorite in this game, as it has odds of -3 points against Cincinnati. The over/under total for the game has been set at 128 points. Opening odds had Creighton favored by 2 points. The spread was never lower than that. It hit a peak of 3.5 points during the week before closing out at Creighton -3.
Creighton comes in as the champion out of the Missouri Valley Conference. The Bluejays are 27-7 overall and 13-5 in conference play, winning both the regular season and tournament titles. Creighton is 25th in the RPI rankings and has a 4-3 record against teams ranked in the top 50 of the RPI. The Bluejays are 5-0 on a neutral floor this season and 18-13-1 against the spread.
Cincinnati is an at-large bid out of the Big East Conference. The Bearcats are 22-11 overall and went 9-9 in conference play, finishing ninth in the conference race. Cincinnati sits 50th in the RPI rankings and has a 5-9 record against top 50 RPI teams. Cincinnati is 5-1 on a neutral floor this season and 11-18 against the spread.
2013 March Madness Second Round Odds – Cincinnati vs. Creighton
825 Cincinnati +3 Over 128
826 Creighton -3 Under 128