SMU favored over Cincinnati
DALLAS, TX (TheSpread) – No. 23 SMU looks to stay near the top of the AAC on Thursday night when it plays host to Cincinnati at 9PM ET. Here is a look at the odds for this game.
SMU is 18-4 on the season, 9-1 in the AAC, 13-1 at home and 9-7-3 against the spread. Cincinnati is 15-6 on the season, 6-3 in the AAC, 2-4 on the road and 9-8 against the spread. The home team has won and covered the spread in all three meetings between these two, including a 56-50 win for Cincinnati back on Jan. 3.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, SMU is the favorite at home, as the Mustangs are getting odds of -6 points against Cincinnati. The over/under total for the game has yet to be set.
SMU has won eight straight games coming into tonight’s contest and the Mustangs are 5-1-2 against the spread in that stretch. They are also 4-0-1 ATS in their last five home games while hitting the under in three of their last four. Cincinnati is coming off a 50-46 loss to ECU, which snapped a four-game win streak for the Bearcats. Cincinnati is just 3-4 against the spread in its last seven while hitting the under in three of its last four as well.