Cincinnati Football: Bearcats open as underdogs in season finale against Kansas

Cincinnati Bearcats face rival West Virginia at Milan Puskar Stadium.
Cincinnati Bearcats face rival West Virginia at Milan Puskar Stadium. /
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According to the latest odds by FanDuel Sportsbook, the Cincinnati Bearcats are slight underdogs to the Kansas Jayhawks prior to the season finale tonight.

Both teams suffered disappointing losses last week but it should be an exciting game as the new Big 12 foes prepare to square off for just the third time.

Cincinnati is coming off a loss to conference rival West Virginia, while Kansas endured back to back losses after starting the season with a 7-2 record.

The Bearcats opened as 7-point underdogs against Kansas with the over/under currently projected at 57.5 total points according to FanDuel Sportsbook.

Cincinnati Football: Bearcats open as underdogs in season finale against Kansas

  • Date: Saturday, November 25 at 7:30 PM
  • Location: Nippert Stadium in Cincinnati
  • Series History: Series tied 1-1
  • TV Broadcast: ESPN2 and fuboTV

Make sure to preview the upcoming meeting with Kansas including the most recent pregame odds and players to watch heading into kick off this weekend!

Players to watch in the matchup include Cincinnati right guard Luke Kandra, running back Corey Kiner, linebacker Dorian Jones and safety Bryon Threats.

Scott Satterfield’s team should stay within striking distance but it will be difficult to pull off the upset over a quality opponent in the final game of the year.

With an opportunity to wrap up the inaugural Big 12 campaign on a high note, Cincinnati is attempting to take down Kansas at home on Saturday evening.

Cincinnati Football: Deshawn Pace looks to make a major impact on Senior Day

Colerain High School product and Bearcats safety Deshawn Pace is aiming to make a major impact on Senior Day against Kansas at Nippert Stadium!

Despite moving to a new position in the offseason, Pace played a significant role in the secondary with 76 total tackles and one interception this season.

Pace developed into a dynamic and versatile player that has been a key part of the Bearcats success on defense throughout his memorable career so far.

The Cincinnati native had four interceptions and 95 tackles in 2021 before totaling 62 tackles and one interception to go with five tackles for loss last year.

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