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Louisville vs UConn Betting

Louisville looks to continue its ATS domination of UConn tonight when they host the Huskies in Big East NCAAB action.

The Cardinals are 6-1-1 ATS in the past eight games vs UConn, including three straight. Louisville will face the 20-5 Huskies, who own a 12-7 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Cardinals are 9-10 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Huskies are 10-9 favoring the OVER.

View Connecticut vs Louisville Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
The visitors opened as 3.5-point underdogs in this one at most sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, including 5Dimes where UConn had the best underdog number at +4 Friday morning.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Cardinals at No. 32 and the Huskies at No. 11 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 81-79 result in favor of the Cardinals. Sportsbook.ag had the best OVER number today.

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How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Huskies rank No. 8 in NCAA Division 1 with 40.6 per game. That compares with Louisville’s No. 124 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Louisville is college basketball's No. 9-ranked team at 9 per game, while the Huskies rate No. 159 with 6.3 per game.

Defensively, Connecticut features the nation's No. 196-rated defense on the road, allowing 71.6 points per game. Louisville, meanwhile, comes in at No. 82 nationally in scoring at home.

In their last action, Connecticut was a 78-70 winner at home against Georgetown. They covered the 2.5–point spread as favorites. Kemba Walker went off for 31 points and added 7 rebounds for good measure, leading Connecticut to a 78-70 win over Georgetown on Wednesday at Gampel Pavilion.

Louisville was a 63-54 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Cincinnati. They failed to cover the 1.5–point spread as underdogs. The Cardinals endured a 63-54 loss at the hands of the Bearcats on Wednesday, despite a 14-point effort from Terrence Jennings at Fifth Third Arena.

Connecticut Huskies Trends:
When playing on Friday are 8-2
Before playing Marquette are 3-3
After playing Georgetown are 4-6
After a win are 6-4

Louisville Cardinals Trends:
When playing on Friday are 8-2
Before playing Rutgers are 4-1
After playing Cincinnati are 5-5
After a loss are 9-1

A few Huskies at Cardinals trends to consider:
Connecticut is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Connecticut's last 8 games on the road
Louisville is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Louisville is 6-1-1 ATS in its last 8 games when playing Connecticut
Louisville is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Louisville's last 7 games at home

Next up:
Connecticut home to Marquette, Thursday, February 24
Louisville at Rutgers, Tuesday, February 22

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