How to Watch Cincinnati vs. West Virginia Basketball: Live Stream & TV Channel Info – January 31

The Cincinnati Bearcats (14-6, 3-4 Big 12) hit the road in Big 12 play against the West Virginia Mountaineers (7-13, 2-5 Big 12) on Wednesday, January 31, 2024 at 7:00 PM ET.

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Bearcats vs. Mountaineers Game Info

  • Date: Wednesday, January 31, 2024
  • Time: 7:00 PM ET
  • TV: ESPN+
  • Live Stream: Stream NCAA men’s basketball on Paramount Plus and Hulu + Live TV
  • Where: Morgantown, West Virginia
  • Venue: WVU Coliseum

Bearcats Insights

  • Cincinnati is putting up 77.7 points per game (89th-ranked in college basketball) this season, while allowing 66.5 points per contest (53rd-ranked).
  • The Bearcats are top-25 this season in rebounding, ranking 10th-best in college basketball with 41.5 boards per game. Meanwhile, they rank 32nd with 31.5 rebounds allowed per contest.
  • Cincinnati ranks 45th in the country with 15.8 assists per contest.
  • The Bearcats are committing 11.1 turnovers per game (140th-ranked in college basketball) this season, while forcing 11.5 turnovers per contest (208th-ranked).
  • This season, Cincinnati is sinking 7.2 threes per game (211th-ranked in college basketball) and is shooting 33.2% (218th-ranked) from beyond the arc.
  • The Bearcats are ceding 6.9 threes per game (129th-ranked in college basketball) this year, while allowing a 32.5% three-point percentage (136th-ranked).
  • In terms of shot breakdown, Cincinnati has taken 65.8% two-pointers (accounting for 74.8% of the team’s baskets) and 34.2% threes (25.2%).

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Mountaineers Insights

  • Offensively West Virginia is the 311th-ranked team in college basketball (68.3 points per game). Defensively it is 209th (72.6 points conceded per game).
  • The Mountaineers are 252nd in the country in rebounds per game (34.6) and 262nd in rebounds allowed (36.4).
  • West Virginia is 235th in college basketball in assists (12.6 per game) in 2023-24.
  • At 11.5 turnovers committed per game and 10.3 turnovers forced, the Mountaineers are 180th and 303rd in college basketball, respectively.
  • Beyond the arc, West Virginia is 220th in the country in 3-pointers made per game (7). It is 227th in 3-point percentage at 33%.
  • In 2023-24, the Mountaineers are 275th in the country in 3-pointers allowed (8.1 per game) and 197th in defensive 3-point percentage (33.4%).
  • In 2023-24, West Virginia has taken 37.9% percent of its shots from beyond the arc, and 62.1% percent from inside it. In terms of makes, 30.3% of West Virginia’s baskets have been 3-pointers, and 69.7% have been 2-pointers.

Bearcats Leaders

  • Viktor Lakhin leads the Bearcats in scoring and rebounding, accumulating 12.7 points and 7.5 rebounds per game.
  • Day Day Thomas is Cincinnati’s best passer, distributing 3.3 assists per game while scoring 10.8 PPG.
  • The Bearcats get the most three-point shooting production out of Simas Lukosius, who makes 1.7 threes per game.
  • The Cincinnati steals leader is Thomas, who averages 1.6 takeaways per game, while its blocks leader is Lakhin, who compiles 1.2 rejections per contest.

Mountaineers Leaders

  • Quinn Slazinski has the top spot on the Mountaineers leaderboards for scoring and rebounding with 13.7 points and 4.5 rebounds per game.
  • Kobe Johnson’s assist statline paces West Virginia; he racks up 2.5 assists per game.
  • Slazinski is the top shooter from the three-point line for the Mountaineers, hitting 1.6 threes per game.
  • Seth Wilson (0.7 steals per game) is the steal leader for West Virginia while Johnson (0.5 blocks per game) is the block leader.
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