The Cincinnati Bearcats will travel to face the Memphis Tigers in a week ten NCAA college football game set for Wednesday night.
Kick off time from Memphis is scheduled for 8PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by ESPN2.
The point spread from this college football game has the road team Cincinnati Bearcats favored by –3 points with the total released in a few days.
Cincinnati enters play off the bye week. The team improves to 5-2 on the 2013 campaign following a 41-16 home victory two weeks ago against the Connecticut Huskies as a -14 ½ point betting favorite. The game total landed at over 45 ½ points. The Bearcats took a 27-3 lead into half time.
The team put up 525 yards of offense with 137 rushing for 3 ½ yards per carry. Brendon Kay completed 17 of 24 passes for 300 yards and four touchdowns. Each team committed three turnovers. On defense the Bearcats allowed Connecticut 377 yards with just 56 on the ground for less than two yards a carry. Cincinnati held the Huskies to just 6 of 15 on third down.
Memphis will also come off their bye week. The team has dropped three straight to fall to 1-5 after a 34-29 home defeat two weeks ago to the SMU Mustangs as a -3 ½ point betting favorite. The game total came in at over 48 points. The Tigers could not overcome the 31-3 first half deficit.
The team amassed 320 offensive yards with 122 rushing for 3 yards per attempt. They won the turnover battle by a +1 margin. Paxton Lynch completed 26 of 36 passes for 198 yards with a touchdown and pick. On defense the Tigers allowed 460 yards to SMU with 321 yards to their passing game.