UCF vs. Louisville Odds

cfb-louisville-team01-360

LOUISVILLE, KY (The Spread) – No. 8 Louisville looks to keep its undefeated season going on Friday when it hosts Central Florida at 8PM ET on ESPN.

View Current College Football Odds

Louisville is 6-0 overall, 2-0 in the AAC, 4-0 at home and 3-3 against the spread. UCF is 4-1 overall, 1-0 in the AAC, 3-0 on the road and 4-1 against the spread. These two haven’t met since 1985.

Trends show that UCF is 7-1 against the spread in its last 8 games after allowing less than 20 points in their previous game. Louisville is 4-10 ATS in its last 14 Friday games.

According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Louisville is favored at home, as the Cardinals have odds of -12 points against UCF. The over/under total for the game has been set at 53 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had Louisville favored by 10.5 points. The spread climbed to a peak of 12.5 points before moving back to 12. The over/under total opened at 53 points before falling back to 52.5. It quickly moved back to 53 points.

Louisville is coming off a 24-10 win over Rutgers last Thursday. The Cardinals have won every game by at least 14 points this season and they are averaging 41 points per game offensively, while allowing just 7.3 points per game on defense. That mark on defense is the best in the nation. Teddy Bridgewater has thrown for 1872 yards and 18 touchdowns to lead the offense while Senorise Perry has rushed for 402 yards and five scores.

Central Florida is coming off a 24-17 win over Memphis two weeks ago. The Golden Knights have had their last three games decided by 7 points or less UCF is posting 31.8 points per game on offense while the defense is allowing just 16.6 points per contest. Blake Bortles is leading the team with 1,334 passing yards and nine touchdowns, while Storm Johnson has rushed for 455 yards and seven scores.

Bet on College Football Week 8 Odds

In terms of Injuries, Louisville receiver DeVante Parker (shoulder) and offensive lineman Abraham Garcia (knee) are both questionable. UCF offensive lineman Torrian Wilson (knee) is also questionable.

The Public Bets for this game are currently split down the middle, with each team getting 50% of the wagers with Louisville favored by 12 points against UCF on Friday.

Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!

Recent NCAAF Discussions

NCAAF Top Stories

Thumbnail Florida Season Win Total Prediction   The ever-brief Will Muschamp era left the bulk of Florida fans in a state of discontent. There seems to be a profound sense of renewed hope, however, under Jim...
Thumbnail Georgia Season Win Total Prediction A powerhouse division, the SEC East is not. Will the competition be pedestrian enough, though, to let Georgia capture the crown in Kirby Smart’s first year on the job?
Thumbnail USC Season Win Total Prediction Facing a daunting schedule for 2016, will the USC Trojans win at least eight games to cover the over for bettors?
Thumbnail Notre Dame Wins Prediction Despite key injuries during the 2015 season, Notre Dame still had a 10-win year. Can the Irish find a way to do it again in 2016?
Thumbnail Tennessee Season Win Total Prediction Rocky Top has been itching for its football program to return to national prominence for several seasons now. With 18 starters coming...
More inNCAAF Articles  

NCAAF Headlines

More inNCAAF News  

NCAAF Team Pages

Advertisement