Louisville Cardinals vs Miami (Ohio) RedHawks Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner

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Nov 18, 4:00 PM | KFC Yum! Center

Miami (Ohio) RedHawks vs Louisville Cardinals Odds

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KFC Yum! Center features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host Louisville Cardinals and the visiting Miami (Ohio) RedHawks in college hoops action on Sunday.

Supporters of the RedHawks have watched them go 1-1 and 0-1 ATS on the year, while the Cardinals are at 2-0 and 1-1 ATS. In totals betting, the Cardinals are 0-0, while the RedHawks have a 1-0 mark.

View Miami (Ohio) vs Louisville Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Sportsbooks (including Bovada) had the Cardinals installed as 23-point favorites in this particular matchup earlier in the day. Also, watch for the opening over-under value at TopBet.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 259-rated Miami (Ohio) taking on the No. 7-rated Cardinals in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 96-63 win for the Cardinals on Sunday.

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How They Match Up:
The game also pits Louisville's No. 60-ranked offense, averaging 79.5 PPG, against a RedHawks defense that ranks No. 298 at 75.5 PPG. The Cardinals field goal percentage has averaged 41.8% so far, more than the RedHawks marksmen have achieved on the year, 35.8% per game.

Defensively, Miami (Ohio) features the nation's No. 344-rated defense on the road, allowing 97 points per game. Louisville, meanwhile, comes in at No. 108 nationally in scoring at home.

Miami (Ohio) was an 80-54 winner in their most recent outing at home against Grambling State. Miami (Ohio) cruised to victory on Tuesday, running Grambling State out of the gym and running up an 80-54 score at Millett Hall.

Louisville was an 80-54 winner in its last match at home against Samford. They failed to cover the 29-point spread as favorites. Louisville cruised to victory on Thursday, running Samford out of the gym and running up an 80-54 score at KFC Yum! Center.

Miami (Ohio) RedHawks Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing William & Mary are 0-1
After a win are 1-9

Louisville Cardinals Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 9-1
After a win are 8-2

A few RedHawks at Cardinals trends to consider:
Miami (Ohio) is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Miami (Ohio) is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Louisville is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Louisville is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games
Louisville is 9-1-1 ATS in its last 11 games

Next up:
Miami (Ohio) at William & Mary, Wednesday, November 21
Louisville at Northern Iowa, Thursday, November 22

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