SMU vs. Cincinnati Prediction
Will the over cash for bettors on Friday afternoon when No. 8 Cincinnati takes on SMU in the AAC men's basketball championship quarterfinal?
(821) SMU at (822) Cincinnati
Friday, March 9, 2018
TV: ESPN2, 12:00 p.m. ET
Who Oddsmakers Like: Cincinnati. According to oddsmakers from online sports book YouWager, the Bearcats are 14-point favorites to knock off the Mustangs, who opened as 13-point underdogs. The total, meanwhile, hit the board at 125.5 but has climbed to 127.5 at the majority of online sportsbooks.
Who Public Bettors Like: Cincinnati. As of this writing, 60% of the betting tickets are on the Bearcats to cover the point spread. Meanwhile, 69% of the betting tickets are also on the over.
Who We Like: In the last five meetings between these two teams the over is 3-1-1. In the Bearcats' last five games when playing an opponent with a winning record, the over is also 3-1-1. On the other side, the over is 10-4-1 in the Mustangs' last 15 games coming off an ATS win and is 3-1-1 in their last five games when facing an opponent with a winning record.
AAC TOURNAMENT COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: SMU/CINCINNATI OVER 127.5