Cincinnati vs West Virginia Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - Big 12 Tournament

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Cincinnati vs West Virginia Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - Big 12 Tournament

The No. 11 seed Cincinnati Bearcats (18-13, 7-11 Big 12) play the No. 14 seed West Virginia Mountaineers (9-22, 4-14 Big 12) in the Big 12 tournament Tuesday at T-Mobile Center, starting at 3:00 PM ET. Both teams will attempt to take one step closer to securing an automatic place in the NCAA Tournament.

Before you place your bet on this matchup at FanDuel Sportsbook, here are the NCAA basketball odds and spreads you need to know.

Cincinnati vs. West Virginia Game Info and Odds

  • Game Day: Tuesday, March 12, 2024
  • Game Time: 3:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: ESPN+
  • Location: Kansas City, Missouri
  • Arena: T-Mobile Center

To help you make an informed wager on Cincinnati-West Virginia contest (in which Cincinnati is a 9.5-point favorite and the total has been set at 144.5 points), here are some betting trends and insights for Tuesday's game.

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Cincinnati vs. West Virginia: ATS Betting Stats and Trends

  • Cincinnati has compiled a 16-15-0 record against the spread this season.
  • West Virginia has put together a 12-19-0 ATS record so far this season.
  • When the spread is set as 9.5 or more this season, Cincinnati (6-7) covers a lower percentage of those games when it is the favorite (46.2%) than West Virginia (5-5) does as the underdog (50%).
  • The Bearcats have covered the spread in a lower percentage of their home games than away games. They have covered nine times in 19 games at home, and they've covered seven times in 11 games when playing on the road.
  • In 2023-24 against the spread, the Mountaineers have a better winning percentage at home (.444, 8-10-0 record) than on the road (.222, 2-7-0).
  • Cincinnati is 11-7-0 against the spread in conference games this year.
  • Against the spread in Big 12 play, West Virginia is 6-12-0 this season.

Cincinnati vs. West Virginia: Moneyline Betting Stats

  • Cincinnati has been victorious in 15, or 68.2%, of the 22 contests it has been chosen as moneyline favorites in this season.
  • This year, the Bearcats have won 12 of 13 games when listed as at least -490 or better on the moneyline.
  • West Virginia is 4-16 in games it was the underdog on the moneyline (winning 20% of those games).
  • When they have played as a moneyline underdog with odds of +365 or longer, the Mountaineers have gone 1-7 (12.5%).
  • Bookmakers have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that Cincinnati has a 83.1% chance of pulling out a win.

Cincinnati vs. West Virginia Head-to-Head Comparison

  • Cincinnati's +216 scoring differential (outscoring opponents by 7.0 points per game) is a result of scoring 74.8 points per game (145th in college basketball) while giving up 67.8 per contest (67th in college basketball).
  • Dan Skillings Jr.'s 12.1 points per game lead Cincinnati and are 693rd in college basketball.
  • West Virginia has a -220 scoring differential, falling short by 7.1 points per game. It is putting up 69.3 points per game, 293rd in college basketball, and is allowing 76.4 per contest to rank 298th in college basketball.
  • Jesse Edwards leads West Virginia, putting up 15.0 points per game (283rd in college basketball).
  • The Bearcats rank 20th in college basketball at 39.8 rebounds per game. That's 8.3 more than the 31.5 their opponents average.
  • Aziz Bandaogo averages 7.6 rebounds per game (ranking 116th in college basketball) to lead the Bearcats.
  • The Mountaineers rank 271st in the nation at 33.8 rebounds per game. That's 2.0 fewer than the 35.8 their opponents average.
  • Edwards paces the team with 8.2 rebounds per game (75th in college basketball).
  • Cincinnati averages 95.2 points per 100 possessions on offense (176th in college basketball), and allows 86.3 points per 100 possessions (25th in college basketball).
  • The Mountaineers rank 296th in college basketball averaging 89.7 points per 100 possessions on offense, and defensively are 330th, allowing 98.9 points per 100 possessions.

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