Virginia giving 7 to Louisville
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA (TheSpread) – It’s another big game in the ACC on Saturday night as No. 3 Virginia hosts No. 8 Louisville at 7PM ET.
Virginia is 20-1 on the season, 8-1 in the ACC, 10-1 at home and 13-6 against the spread. Louisville is 19-3 overall, 7-2 in the ACC, 5-1 on the road and 7-12-2 against the spread. This marks the first recent meeting between these two, with Louisville being a first-year addition to the conference.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Virginia is favored in this ACC contest, as the Cavaliers are getting odds of -7 points against Louisville tonight. The over/under total for the game has yet to be set.
Louisville has won four straight coming into this game, including three on the road. The Cardinals are 3-1 against the spread in this win streak while hitting the under in their last two games. Virginia bounced back from its 69-63 home loss to Duke last weekend with a 75-64 win at UNC on Monday night. The Cavaliers have covered the spread in five of their last seven games while hitting the over in two straight. They are just 2-3 against the spread in their last five games at home.