Tulane at Cincinnati: 2/26/21 College Basketball Picks and Predictions
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Cincinnati Bearcats (8-8) vs Tulane Green Wave (9-10)
Game Info: Friday, February 26, 2021 at 4:00 pm (Fifth Third Arena)
Betting Odds: Cincinnati Bearcats -6 -- Over/Under: 132.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Tulane Green Wave and Cincinnati Bearcats face off on Friday in a college basketball showdown at Fifth Third Arena.
The Tulane Green Wave come into this game with a 9-10 record overall and they have lost three games in a row. In the last game against Memphis, Tulane scored only 46 points and that led to the defeat. Tulane on the season is averaging 63.2 points per game while their defense is giving up 63.8 points per game. Tulane is shooting 37.5 percent from the field and 29.3 percent from behind the three point line. Guard Jaylen Forbes has been the best player for Tulane averaging 16.1 points while shooting 38.3 percent from the field and 38.2 percent from behind the three point line. Jordan Walker has been good for this team averaging 13.1 points per game.
On the other side of this matchup is the Cincinnati Bearcats who sit with a 8-8 record overall but they have won five of their last six games. In the last game against Tulsa, it was a close game that they were able to come away with a 70-69 victory. Cincinnati on the season is averaging 67.9 points per game while their defense is giving up 71.2 points per game. Guard Keith Williams has been the best player for Cincinnati averaging 14.8 points while shooting 40.5 percent from the field. Three different players are averaging at least 10 points per game.
Tulane is 6-2 against the spread in their last eight games overall. Cincinnati is 9-23 against the spread in their last 32 home games. The favorite is 6-2 against the spread in the last eight meetings played between Tulane and Cincinnati.
Cincinnati has been playing strong basketball coming into this game and they are going to find success in this game. Look for the Bearcats to come away with a cover of the spread.