TCU Horned Frogs (13-3) vs. Cincinnati Bearcats (12-4)
TCU Horned Frogs vs. Cincinnati Bearcats 1/16/24 – At the University of Cincinnati Bearcats vs TCU Horned Frogs NCAA Men’s Basketball matchup is set for an exciting clash. Both teams have made strong starts this season and this clash promises to be worth watching! Slated for Tuesday January 16, 2024 and starting time of 7:00 PM ET kick-off time at Fifth Third Arena this game provides basketball enthusiasts and betting aficionados an ideal chance to pick winners on NCAAB daily winning picks!
TCU Horned Frogs have proven themselves formidable this season, boasting an impressive record of 13-3 and posting an 85.1 point average per game with 49.3% field goal percentage accuracy. Furthermore, TCU’s three-point shooting success rate of 32.9% has proven invaluable during close games.
Cincinnati Bearcats boast an impressive 12-4-6 record and are not to be taken lightly on offense either, scoring an average of 80.7 points per game with an impressive field goal percentage of 45.6%; their three-point shooting stands at 35.6% to demonstrate their range and versatility.
TCU Horned Frogs vs. Cincinnati Bearcats 1/16/24 Game Info
|Tuesday, January 16, 2024, at 7:00 PM ET
|Fifth Third Arena
Emanuel Miller (F) vs. Viktor Lakhin (F)
Emanuel Miller has been the cornerstone of TCU’s success this season. Over 15 games played, he’s averaged an impressive 17 points per game along with 6.1 rebounds and 2.6 assists – not to mention scoring efficiently with 51.4% field goal percentage and an 84.8% free throw percentage that makes him a versatile threat on offense. Meanwhile his 1.5 steals per game demonstrate his defensive abilities; thus his overall impact can’t be overstated.
Viktor Lakhin has been an outstanding contributor for Cincinnati, averaging 14.1 points and 8.1 rebounds per game while posting a remarkable 54% field goal percentage. Furthermore, Lakhin provides invaluable rim protection through 1 block per game he averages in the paint – something not many players can match!
Emanuel Miller and Viktor Lakhin meet on the court as two dynamic forwards with unique playing styles. Miller can put immense pressure on Cincinnati with his offensive versatility and ability to draw fouls, while Lakhin’s skill at controlling boards and protecting the rim will cause difficulty for TCU in the paint.
NCAAB Odds/Point Spread: TBD, Total Odds: TBD
As yet, odds for this matchup have not yet been set and bettors should monitor recent updates in order to make informed decisions. Based on TCU’s recent performance and their edge in terms of record, the game could see them enter as favorites.
TCU Betting Trends
TCU Horned Frogs have shown outstanding trends recently. Going 3-2 over their last five games and outscoring opponents by an average margin of 2.14 goals each time is impressive; 4-1 against the spread shows consistent meeting or exceeding of expectations and three games out of their last five went over totals for high scoring affairs.
Cincinnati Betting Trends
Cincinnati Bearcats have had mixed results recently, going 4-1 in their last five games while remaining winnable against the spread. This may suggest that Cincinnati may win games more frequently but more narrowly than expected.
TCU Horned Frogs vs. Cincinnati Bearcats 1/16/24 Betting Picks
TCU and Cincinnati both possess impressive records, yet both teams struggle against the spread. Horned Frogs has enjoyed great recent form both straight up and against the spread, led by Emanuel Miller’s efficient scoring from various locations on the court. Cincinnati on the other hand has shown resilience against their spread on their home court but have struggled against the spread on the road.
Given the current betting odds, it’s essential to keep an eye on both moneyline and point spread odds when they become available. TCU’s recent consistency against the spread and tendency for high-scoring games at home may provide an edge against its opponents.
After reviewing these trends and the impact of Emanuel Miller, TCU appears to have an edge in this matchup. However, it is essential to monitor final odds and point spread once released to make an informed decision. If you want top premium picks and more accurate predictions, consulting expert handicappers and staying up-to-date on the current odds may be useful.
Free Pick and Prediction: TCU Horned Frogs 84, Cincinnati Bearcats 79