The Cincinnati Bearcats open their 2023-24 college basketball season on November 6, 2023, going up against the UIC Flames at Fifth Third Arena.
Cincinnati went 23-13 last year. UIC finished 12-20 last season.
When is Cincinnati vs. UIC and when does it start?
This matchup between the Bearcats and Flames will begin on Monday, November 6, 2023. Be ready to see the opening tip at 9:00 PM ET.
Where to Watch Cincinnati vs. UIC
The Bearcats and Flames will hit the court at Fifth Third Arena for this matchup on November 6, and if you want to catch the event live, get your tickets now from Vivid Seats!
What channel is the game on?
You can catch this game live on ESPN+.
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Cincinnati Bearcats vs. UIC Flames Game Preview
Cincinnati Stats, Odds & Insights (2022-23)
With 77.1 points scored per game and 69.3 points allowed last year, Cincinnati was 53rd in the country on offense and 150th on defense.
Last year, the Bearcats scored 5.5 more points per game (77.1) than the Flames allowed (71.6).
Cincinnati was 54th in the country in 3-pointers made (8.7 per game) and 122nd in 3-point percentage (35.1%) last season.
The Bearcats averaged 82.6 points per game at home last year, compared to 70.7 points per game when playing on the road, a difference of 11.9 points per contest.
UIC Stats, Odds & Insights (2022-23)
UIC ranked 294th in the nation last year with 67.2 points per game. At the other end, it ranked 227th with 71.6 points allowed per game.
The Flames scored an average of 67.2 points per game last year, just 2.1 fewer points than the 69.3 the Bearcats allowed to opponents.
UIC sank 8.0 threes per game (112th-ranked in college basketball) last season, while owning a 32.9% three-point percentage (249th-ranked).
The Flames averaged 68.5 points per game at home last season, and 64.1 on the road.
Bearcats Key Players (2022-23)
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Flames Key Players (2022-23