Check out our latest preview as the Cincinnati Bearcats host the UCF Knights including odds, players to watch and more prior to tip off!
It will be important for the Bearcats to avoid a poor shooting performance and stop UCF from creating quality looks on a consistent basis.
The most recent meeting between the first-year Big 12 rivals took place just under a year ago as Cincinnati outlasted UCF 73-71 in February.
Wes Miller's team fell to 13-6 following the loss to Kansas but should be able to gain confidence as conference play continues on this weekend.
Cincinnati Basketball: Preview for the Bearcats upcoming matchup with UCF
Both programs are looking to pick up a notable win in Big 12 play with the 21st all-time matchup scheduled to get started on Saturday evening!
Cincinnati owns a dominant 7-1 record against the Knights at Fifth Third Arena and will look to keep that recent trend alive in the coming days.
The Bearcats opened as 6.5-point favorites over UCF with the over/under currently projected at 135.5 total points per FanDuel Sportsbook.
UCF is fueled by shooting guard Jaylin Sellers, who ranks fifth in the conference with a career-best 17.1 points per game so far this season.