Miami Hurricanes (7-1) vs. Louisville Cardinals (0-7)
December 4, 2022 1:00 pm EDT
The Line: Louisville Cardinals +10.5 / Miami Hurricanes -10.5; Over/Under: +135.5
(Get latest betting odds)
The Miami Hurricanes and Louisville Cardinals meet Sunday in college basketball action at the KFC Yum! Center. The Miami Hurricanes look for their eighth victory. The Louisville Cardinals look for their first win.
The Miami Hurricanes are averaging 73.8 points on 47.4 percent shooting and allowing 64.1 points on 43.1 percent shooting. Norchad Omier is averaging 13.9 points and 10.4 rebounds, while Jordan Miller is averaging 13.8 points and 6.5 rebounds. Isaiah Wong is the third double-digit scorer and Nijel Pack is grabbing 2.4 rebounds. The Miami Hurricanes are shooting 33.1 percent from beyond the arc and 73.2 percent from the free throw line. The Miami Hurricanes are allowing 32.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 29.8 rebounds per game.
The Louisville Cardinals are averaging 58 points on 38.7 percent shooting and allowing 73 points on 48.1 percent shooting. El Ellis is averaging 16.9 points and 2.1 rebounds, while Brandon Huntley-Hatfield is averaging 8.3 points and 6 rebounds. Mike James is grabbing 3 rebounds and Jae’Lyn Withers is grabbing 4.6 rebounds. The Louisville Cardinals are shooting 29.1 percent from beyond the arc and 72.1 percent from the free throw line. The Louisville Cardinals are allowing 34.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 29.9 rebounds per game.
The Hurricanes are 3-8 ATS in their last 11 Sunday games and 21-6 ATS in their last 27 road games. The Cardinals are 7-19 ATS in their last 26 home games and 16-34-1 ATS in their last 51 games overall. The under is 4-1 in Hurricanes last 5 overall. The under is 6-1-1 in Cardinals last 8 overall. The favorite is 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
The Louisville Cardinals are just a mess right now, as the offense has been nonexistent, and the defense isn’t nearly as good as what we’re used to seeing. Not only that, but Louisville is losing on the season by an average of 15 points, their last 5 games by an average of 20.6 points and at home by an average of 7 points. Louisville has done nothing right through 7 games. Give me the Canes in a beat down.