Houston Cougars vs. Cincinnati Bearcats, American Conference game. The number one against the number two of the conference, this game promises to be defensively tight from the start. The Cougars are the number one in the conference with the most wins and the least overall losses. The Cougars’ only defeat this season was on the road, so far the team has won all the other games at home. The Bearcats have only one loss in the conference, but with three overall losses. On the road the Bearcats also have only one defeat this season.
Houston Cougars: Defense at home.
The Cougars at home have not lost any games this season, so far the team has won 16 games at home without major problems. The winning streak is solid at home. In the conference the record is 9-1, the only defeat was against Temple 73-69. The team started the season with a winning streak of fifteen games until the defeat against Temple. Currently the Cougars have not lost for seven games.
At home the Cougars are scoring an average of 77.4 points per game, 26.50 FG Points, 72% free throw shots, 8.81 three pointers with 15.12 assists. The defense allows an average of 59.9 points, 20.62 FG points with 6.31 three pointers.
The ATS record at home is 9-6-1, it has been difficult to complete the spread against rivals conference at home. 4-2 in the last six games, the last game at home was a game against Temple 73-66 but the Cougars could not complete -10.0 points in the spread.
Cincinnati Bearcats: We want the first place.
The Bearcats on the road has played few games this season, only seven games for five wins. The winning streak on the road is four games currently, all those last four games against conference rivals. At the conference the record is similar to the Cougars with 9-1, but overall the Bearcats have twenty wins and three losses. Two defeats were on the road East Carolina 73-71 and Bulldogs 70-59. The only defeat at home was in the first game of the season at home against Ohio State 64-56.
On the road the team is scoring an average of 67.4 points per game, 23.29 points, 5.71 three pointers and 11.00 assists. The defense allows up to 65.1 points, 21.29 fg points and 9.86 three pointers.
The Bearcats have always been dominant against the Cougars, the overall record is in favor of the visitors 12-2, the last five games since 2016 the record is 4-1. The last victory was the 2017 against the Cougars 55-56. The ATS on the road record is 3-4-0, but 3-0-0 in the last three games on the road of the season.
My Free Pick & Prediction for Houston Cougars vs. Cincinnati Bearcats 02/10/2019 is: take the Houston Cougars -5.5 (Point Spread).
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