Oklahoma Sooners vs. Cincinnati Bearcats
In a battle between Big 12 foes for the first time in conference history, we have the 16th-ranked Oklahoma Sooners and the Cincinnati Bearcats on Saturday afternoon. The Sooners are a perfect 3-0 (0-0) and are coming off a 66-17 road win over the Tulsa Golden Hurricanes last Saturday. The Bearcats are 2-1 (0-0) record and are coming off a 31-24 overtime home loss last Saturday.
Oklahoma vs. Cincinnati Betting Odds
|Oklahoma Sooners||-14 (-110)||O 57.5 (-110)||-550|
|Cincinnati Bearcats||+14 (-110)||U 57.5 (-110)||+410|
Oklahoma vs. Cincinnati Game Details
Fixture: Oklahoma Sooners vs. Cincinnati Bearcats
Date & Time: Saturday, September 23 12:00 PM
Venue: Nippert Stadium in Cincinnati, Ohio
Oklahoma vs. Cincinnati Key Stats
The Oklahoma Sooners have been doing incredibly well offensively by averaging 55.7 points on 534 total yards per game. Senior quarterback Dillon Gabriel has been one of the best statistical quarterbacks as he is 66-of-80 (82.4 completion percentage) for 905 yards with 11 touchdowns and one interception as he ran the ball 10 times for 35 yads with a rushing touchdown. Junior running back Tawee Walker has been doing well on the ground as he has 29 carries for 161 yards (5.6 yards per attempt) with two rushing touchdowns and three catches for 25 yards (8.3 yards per reception).
The defense of the Cincinnati Bearcats have been doing extremely well as they are allowing 9.3 points on 289 total yards per game. They have been doing well as they are giving up just 80 rushing yards per game thus far. In their previous game against the Tulsa Golden Hurricane, they allowed 17 points on 292 total yards. They dominated as they gave up just 1.6 rushing yards per attempt throughout the game while also forcing five interceptions. If the defense can continue dominating and forcing punts, they will be in a beautiful position to win.
The Cincinnati Bearcats have been doing extremely well as they are scoring 39 points on 525.3 total yards per game this season. They have been moving the ball well as senior quarterback Emory Jones as he is 55-of-83 (66.3 completion percentage) for 735 yards with seven touchdown passes and three interceptions as well as 40 rushes for 144 yards with three rushing touchdowns. They also run the ball incredibly well behind junior running back Corey Kiner as he has 47 rushes for 289 yards (6.1 yards per attempt) with two rushing touchdowns and a pair of catches for two yards. This team has been doing incredibly well moving the ball and this will be a great position for the team to win their Big 12 debut.
The Cincinnati Bearcats have been doing well as they are giving up 21.7 points on 307.3 total yards per game to this point. In their last game against the Miami RedHawks, the Bearcats defense struggled as they allowed 31 points on 358 total yards. Miami finished with 16 total first downs. Cincy was able to get off the field as their defense was on the field for 23:42. If they can figure out how to get stops unlike last week, they will be in a great spot.
Oklahoma Sooners vs. Cincinnati Bearcats Betting Trends
- Oklahoma is 3-0 ATS this season
- Cincinnati is 2-1 ATS this season
- Oklahoma has had the over hit in eight of their last 13 games
- Cincinnati has had the over hit in five of their previous seven home games