Kansas vs. Cincinnati Odds, Line, Time: 2024 College Basketball Selection, January 22 Predictions by Proven Model

The teams coming off losses will meet in a key Big 12 battle on Monday when the Cincinnati Bearcats face the No. 3-ranked Kansas Jayhawks. The Bearcats (13-5, 2-3 Big 12), who have lost three of four, were defeated by No. 15 Oklahoma 69-65 on Saturday. The Jayhawks (15-3, 3-2 Big 12), who are 2-2 in their last four games, dropped a 91-85 decision to West Virginia on Saturday. Kansas is 10-0 on home court this season, while Cincinnati is 2-2.

Tip-off is scheduled for 9 p.m. ET from Allen Fieldhouse in Lawrence, Kansas. Cincinnati leads the all-time series 4–3, but the series is tied 1–1 in games played in Lawrence. The Jayhawks are 8.5-point favorites in the latest Cincinnati vs. Kansas odds from SportsLine Consensus, while the over/under for the total score is 146.5. Before making any Kansas vs. Cincinnati picks, check out the college basketball predictions from the SportsLine Projection Model.

The model simulates each Division I college basketball game 10,000 times. It enters Week 11 of the 2023-24 season on a 110-73 roll on all top-rated college basketball picks from last season, and returns more than $2,000 for $100 players. He’s also off to a strong 15-5 start on top-rated spread picks this season. Anyone who has followed has seen huge returns.

The model has focused on Cincinnati vs. Kansas. You can head over to SportsLine now to see the picks. Here are the latest betting trends and lines for Kansas vs. Cincinnati:

  • Cincinnati vs. Kansas Spread: Kansas -8.5
  • Cincinnati vs. Kansas Over/Under: 146.5 points
  • Cincinnati vs. Kansas Money Line: Cincinnati +323, Kansas -421
  • CIN: The Bearcats have hit the money line in 19 of their last 31 games (+3.15 units)
  • KAN: The Jayhawks have hit the money line in 15 of their last 17 games at home (+11.85 units)
  • Cincinnati vs. Kansas selections: Watch the picks on SportsLine

Why can Kansas cover

Kevin McCullers Jr., who is in his second season with the Jayhawks after starting his career at Texas Tech, has started all 18 games for Kansas in 2023-24. Playing 34.8 minutes per game, he averaged 20 points, 6.4 rebounds, 4.7 assists and 1.4 steals. He had a 24-point, five-assist and four-rebound performance in the loss at West Virginia. This year he has one double-double and one triple-double.

Also guiding the Jayhawks attack is senior center Hunter Dickinson, who is in his first year at Kansas after spending three seasons at Michigan. In 18 games, all starts, he is averaging a double-double with 19.3 points and 11.3 rebounds per game. He also averaged two assists, 1.4 blocks and 1.2 steals. The big man can hit from almost anywhere on the court and is connecting on 60.1% of his field goals, including 42.1% from 3-point range and 72.2% from the foul line. See who to support on SportsLine.

Why might Cincinnati cover?

The Bearcats have a balanced scoring attack with eight players averaging 7.5 points or more per game. Leading the way is junior forward Victor Lakhin, who has recorded two double-doubles on the year. He scored 26 points and grabbed 11 rebounds in an 85–73 win over Eastern Washington. Lakin had 14 points and 14 boards in a 90–66 win over Northern Kentucky. For the season, he is averaging 13 points, 7.5 rebounds, 2.2 assists and 1.2 blocks in 26.7 minutes of action.

Sophomore guard Dan Skillings Jr. has been valuable coming off the bench most of the time. He has started three of 18 games, but is averaging 24 minutes per game and averaging 11.2 points while adding 6.1 rebounds and 1.4 assists. He recorded a double-double with a season-high 29 points and 10 rebounds in an 83–75 win over Stetson on December 22. On January 13, he had 24 points in a 62–59 loss at Baylor. See who to support on SportsLine.

How to make cincinnati vs kansas picks

The model has simulated this matchup 10,000 times and the results are in. The model is biased overall, and it also says that one side of the spread gets hit in more than 50% of the simulations. You can watch the selection only on SportsLine.

So who wins in Kansas vs. Cincinnati, and which side of the spread wins more than 50% of the time? Head over to SportsLine now to find out which side of the spread you need to jump on, all from the model that has a 110-73 roll on its top-ranked college basketball picks, and find out.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *