Clemson Tigers vs. Louisville Cardinals - 1/10/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Louisville Cardinals (13-2) at Clemson Tigers (8-6)
College Basketball: Sunday, January 10, 2016 at 12:00 pm (Littlejohn Coliseum)
The Line: Clemson Tigers +9 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Clemson Tigers will host the 18th ranked Louisville Cardinals.
The Clemson Tigers come into this game with a 9-6 record and are currently 7th in the ACC. The Tigers have won their last 2 games against Syracuse and Florida State. Through 15 games this season the leading scorer for the Tigers has been Jaron Blossomgame who is averaging 15.3 points per game and 6.9 rebounds. Avry Holmes is second on the team with 10.3 points per game and 2.5 rebounds.
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The Louisville Cardinals come into this game with a 13-2 record and are currently 4th in the ACC. The Cardinals have won their past two games with their most recent game being a 77-72 win over NC State. Through 15 games this season the leading scorer for the Cardinals has been Damion Lee who is averaging 17.3 points per game and 3.9 rebounds. Trey Lewis is second on the team scoring 13.6 points per game and 3.5 rebounds.
The Louisville Cardinals are 1-4 against the spread in their last 5 games following a win. The Cardinals are 0-4 against the spread in their last 4 games overall. Clemson is 5-2 against the spread in their last 7 home games vs. a team with a losing road record. The Tigers are 3-7 against the spread in their last 10 games following a straight up win.
The Clemson Tigers have been playing good basketball lately beating Syracuse and Florida State but they will be tested again against a good Louisville team. Louisville has only lost 2 games this season and are looking good. I think il take the points with the hotter team at home in Clemson.