According to odds from FanDuel Sportsbook, the Cincinnati Bearcats opened as favorites prior to facing the Big 12 foe UCF Knights!
Both programs are looking to pick up a notable win in Big 12 play as the 21st all-time matchup is scheduled to tip off on Saturday evening.
Despite suffering back to back losses, Cincinnati continued to steadily improve and has played up to the difficult competition in recent games.
The Bearcats are 6.5-point favorites over UCF with the over/under currently projected to be at 135.5 total points per FanDuel Sportsbook.
Cincinnati Basketball: Bearcats open as 6.5-point favorites over Big 12 foe UCF
Cincinnati owns a dominant 7-1 record against the Knights at Fifth Third Arena and will look to keep that recent trend alive this weekend!
It should be a competitive matchup between the Big 12 opponents but the Bearcats are expected to eventually earn a pivotal victory at home.
There are several players to watch highlighted by Cincinnati center and former UCF player Jamille Reynolds, who is set to face his previous team.
Reynolds compiled a season-high 14 points in a win over Stetson last month before racking up 11 points and three rebounds against Texas.