Both teams have several players to watch as the Cincinnati Bearcats meet the Texas Longhorns on Tuesday night inside of Fifth Third Arena!
Cincinnati improved to 12-2 with a historic win over BYU in the Big 12 debut, while Texas fell to 11-3 following a loss to Texas Tech last week.
Players to watch include Cincinnati center Viktor Lakhin and guard Jizzle James, who combined for 29 points and 10 rebounds in the win at BYU.
Texas is led by guard Max Abmas, who posts a team-high 17.2 points and 4.4 assists per game, plus frontcourt Dylan Disu and Dillon Mitchell.
Cincinnati Basketball: Players to watch as the Bearcats take on Big 12 foe Texas
Cincinnati is looking to secure a massive win in the Big 12 home debut but Texas will present a difficult challenge on both sides of the floor!
It has been just over a decade since the new Big 12 foes met as the Bearcats beat Texas 65-59 in the first round of the 2012 NCAA Tournament.
The Bearcats opened as 4.5-point favorites over Texas with the over/under currently set at 145.5 total points according to FanDuel Sportsbook.
With a chance to pick up a memorable win over the 25th ranked Longhorns, Cincinnati must find success defending and scoring around the rim.