Cincinnati Football: Bearcats open as slight favorites over Iowa State prior to kick off

Cincinnati Bearcats take on Oklahoma Sooners at Nippert Stadium in 2023.
Cincinnati Bearcats take on Oklahoma Sooners at Nippert Stadium in 2023. /
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Check out the latest pregame odds as the Cincinnati Bearcats get ready to host the Iowa State Cyclones on Saturday afternoon at Nippert Stadium!

Despite suffering a recent losing skid, Cincinnati is expected to be able to eventually take down Iowa State and secure a significant win this weekend.

Scott Satterfield’s team is still searching for the first Big 12 victory in school history after starting 0-2 in conference play with a third straight loss.

The Bearcats opened as 4.5-point favorites against Iowa State with the over/under currently projected at 47.5 points according to FanDuel Sportsbook.

Cincinnati Football: Bearcats open as slight favorites over Iowa State prior to kick off

  • Date: Saturday, October 14 at 12:00 PM
  • Location: Nippert Stadium in Cincinnati
  • Series History: First ever meeting
  • TV Broadcast: FS1 and fuboTV

Make sure to preview the upcoming bout including odds, players to watch and quotes as the Bearcats prepare to host Iowa State on Saturday at noon!

Players to keep an eye on include Cincinnati star quarterback Emory Jones, linebacker Jack Dingle, running back Corey Kiner and safety Taj Ward.

The matchup marks the first ever meeting between the brand new conference foes as the Bearcats aim to get back on track against a quality Big 12 team.

Cincinnati Football: Bearcats return from bye week against Big 12 opponent Iowa State

Cincinnati began the regular season with high hopes but a string of unexpected setbacks left the coaching staff searching for major answers moving forward.

Following a much-needed bye week, the Bearcats are scheduled to return to the field against Big 12 opponent Iowa State on Saturday at home.

The Cyclones opened conference play with a 34-27 win against the Oklahoma State Cowboys before a 27-14 victory over the TCU Horned Frogs last week.

With a chance to snap a three-game losing streak, Cincinnati must find an offensive rhythm early on and shut down Iowa State’s balanced attack!

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