Cincinnati vs East Carolina: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – March 7, 2021

Posted By Staff on March 7, 2021

The East Carolina Pirates (8-9) will try to end a three-game losing streak when they host the Cincinnati Bearcats (9-10) on Sunday, March 7, 2021 at Minges Coliseum as only 1.5-point underdogs. The matchup airs at 1:00 PM ET on ESPN+. The matchup has a point total of 138.5.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of March 7, 2021, 2:19 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Cincinnati Betting Information

  • The Bearcats are under .500 against the spread this season with a record of 5-12
  • The Bearcats have a losing record against the spread when favored by at least 1.5 points, going 2-9 this season.
  • Cincinnati and its opponents have hit the over in 13 of 17 games this season (76.5%).
  • In their last game, the Bearcats got a team-high 20 points from Keith Williams in a 78-64 loss to Vanderbilt on Thursday. They were favored by 6.5 points and failed to covered the spread, and the teams combined to score 142 points to fall short of the 145.5 point total.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Cincinnati Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Keith Williams 19 14.9 3.9 2.2 1.2 0.8 1.1
Jeremiah Davenport 19 11.2 4.8 1.8 0.7 0.1 1.9
David Dejulius 16 10.0 5.1 4.6 0.9 0.1 0.9
Mika Adams-Woods 19 8.3 2.3 1.8 0.9 0.2 0.9
Tari Eason 19 7.3 5.5 1.3 1.1 1.2 0.4

East Carolina Betting Information

  • The Pirates hold a losing record ATS this season, covering five times and failing to cover 10 times.
  • For the sixth time this season, the Pirates are at least a 1.5-point underdog, where they have a record of 3-2 against the spread.
  • 10 of East Carolina’s 15 games (66.7%) this season have not covered the over/under.
  • The Pirates lost to UCF 64-60 and didn’t cover the spread as 2-point underdogs, while falling short of the 134 point total in their last outing on Thursday. Tristen Newton scored a team-high 18 points in the loss.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

East Carolina Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Jayden Gardner 17 18.1 8.5 1.2 0.5 0.2 0.2
J.J. Miles 14 10.2 3.0 1.9 0.8 0.4 1.4
Brandon Suggs 16 9.1 4.3 2.0 1.0 0.4 0.8
Tremont Robinson-White 17 8.6 2.3 3.7 1.1 0.0 1.4
Tristen Newton 15 8.1 4.1 4.2 1.3 0.3 0.9

Total Facts

  • In Cincinnati’s matchups this season, the Bearcats and their opponents have exceeded Sunday’s over/under of 138.5 points 13 times (68.4% of opportunities).
  • In five out of East Carolina’s 17 games this season (29.4%), the competing teams combined for a higher point total than the total in Sunday’s matchup.
  • Together, the two teams combine for 136.1 points per game, 2.4 points fewer than the total of 138.5 for this contest.
  • The 139 points per game these two teams allow their opponents to score on average this season are 0.5 more than the 138.5 total in this contest.
  • The Bearcats have seen a 141.3 average over/under in their games this season, 2.8 points more than the over/under in this matchup.
  • Pirates games have an over/under of 133.8 points this season, 4.7 points fewer than the total points bet for this contest.

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/16/2020 Cincinnati East Carolina -9.5 141 -542 +387 Regular Season 70-67 CINCY
1/19/2020 Cincinnati Cincinnati -16 137.5 -2471 +1014 Regular Season 82-57 CINCY
1/5/2019 N/A East Carolina N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 73-71 E CAR

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