Kentucky vs. Louisville Prediction
The 1-5 Kentucky Wildcats are off to a rough start in 2020 but they’ll look to right the ship on Saturday afternoon when they visit the Louisville Cardinals at 1:00 p.m. ET. Given the Wildcats’ struggles, are the Cardinals the best play in this SEC-ACC matchup?
761 Kentucky Wildcats (+4.5) at 762 Louisville Cardinals (-4.5); o/u 133.5
12:00 p.m. ET, Saturday, December 27, 2020
Venue: KFC Yum! Center, Louisville, KY
Kentucky vs. Louisville College Basketball Prediction
The home team in this series has covered in four of the last five meetings while the favorite is 5-1 against the spread in the last six meetings. Louisville, meanwhile, is 6-2 against the spread in its last eight games as a favorite, has covered in six of its last eight home games and is 11-4 at the betting window in its last 15 games when facing a team with a winning percentage below .400.
On the other side, the Cardinals are just 1-4 against the number in their last five games overall and are 1-4-1 at the betting window in their last six road games coming off three or more consecutive home games.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: LOUISVILLE CARDINALS -4.5