ECU vs. Cincinnati Prediction
Will the under cash for bettors this afternoon when the Cincinnati Bearcats host the ECU Pirates at 4:00 p.m. ET?
Who Oddsmakers Like: Cincinnati. According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Bearcats are 30-point home favorites to beat the Pirates, who opened as 29.5-point underdogs. The total, meanwhile, hit the board at 127.5 but was bet up to 128.
Who Public Bettors Like: ECU. As of Saturday morning, 56% of the betting tickets at online sports books and 86% of the money is on the Pirates to cover the spread. As for the total, 55% of the betting tickets online are on the over but 67% of the money wagered is on the under.
Who We Like: The under. The under is 3-0-1 in the last four meetings between these two teams. The under is also a perfect 7-0 in the Pirates' last seven road games following three or more consecutive home games. The under is also 3-0-1 in ECU's last four games versus a team with a winning record, is 9-3 in its last 12 games coming off a win, and is 5-2 in the Pirates' last seven games following a win of more than 20 points.
On the other side, the under has cashed in six of the Bearcats' last eight home games, is 10-4 in their last 14 games overall, and is 5-1-1 in their last seven contests following an ATS win.
SATURDAY COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: EAST CAROLINA/CINCINNATI UNDER 128