Louisville vs. Miami Prediction
Will the Louisville Cardinals upset the Miami Hurricanes when the two ACC rivals square off at 8:00 p.m. ET?
Who Oddsmakers Like: Miami. According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Hurricanes are 3.5-point home favorites to beat the Cardinals, who opened as a 4-point road underdog. The total, meanwhile, is sitting at 138.5 points after hitting the board at that same number.
Who Public Bettors Like: Miami. As of Wednesday morning, 59% of betting tickets are on the Hurricanes to cover the spread. Meanwhile, 67% of the betting tickets wagered on this game is on the over.
Who We Like: Louisville. The Cardinals are hot both straight up and at the betting window. In their last six games, they have covered the spread five times. In their last six conference games, they're 5-1 against the number. They're also 5-1 against the spread in their last six games versus an opponent with a winning record and are 4-1 against the number in their last five games when facing a team with a winning percentage above .600.
Meanwhile, the Hurricanes are just 7-15 against the spread in their last 22 home games, are 3-9 against the number in their last 12 games played on Wednesday, and have failed to cover in 13 of their last 17 games following an ATS win.
WEDNESDAY COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: LOUISVILLE CARDINALS +3.5