Cincinnati Bearcats vs. Southern Methodist Mustangs - 3/6/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Southern Methodist Mustangs (25-4) at Cincinnati Bearcats (21-9)
College Basketball: Sunday, March 6, 2016 at 12:00 pm (Fifth Third Arena)
The Line: Cincinnati Bearcats -2 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Cincinnati Bearcats will host the SMU Mustangs this Sunday.
The Cincinnati Bearcats come into this game with a 21-9 record and are currently 4th in the American Conference. The Bearcats have won 2 out of their last 3 games with their most recent game being a 69-56 loss Houston. Through 30 games this season the leading scorer for the Bearcats has been Troy Caupain who is averaging 12.4 points per game and 4.8 assists. Gary Clark is second on the team with 10.8 points per game and 8.8 rebounds.
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The SMU Mustangs come into this game with a 25-4 record and are currently 1st in the American Conference. The Mustangs have won their last 4 games with their most recent game being a 80-54 win over Connecticut. Through 29 games this season the leading scorer for the Mustangs has been Nic Moore who is averaging 16.1 points per game and 5.3 assists. Ben Moore is second on the team with 11.9 points per game and 7.3 rebounds.
The SMU Mustangs are 4-9 against the spread in their last 13 Sunday games. The Mustangs are 6-1-1 against the spread in their last 8 games following a win of more than 20 points. The Cincinnati Bearcats are 5-2 against the spread in their last 7 home games. The Bearcats are 1-4 against the spread in their last 5 games overall.
The Cincinnati Bearcats have been rolling winning 2 out of their past 3 games. SMU has been the best team in this conferecne this season and will try to end the season with a big win. This would be a big win for Cincinnati and would help their tournament chances. So il take the Bearcats and the free basket.