Point spread favors Cardinals in battle with Colonels
Eastern Kentucky Colonels vs Louisville Cardinals Odds
The NCAAF betting menu features a clash between Louisville and Eastern Kentucky on Saturday, with the host Cardinals trying to win both for fans supporting them and bettors backing them.
The Cardinals are 1-0 so far on the season, and 1-0 ATS vs. the number. The Colonels, meanwhile, are 0-1 and 0-1 ATS. Over under bettors have seen Louisville go 0-1 and the Colonels go 0-1 on the totals.
Betting Line: On the opening line for this matchup, the Cardinals sat as 40-point favorites, according to 5Dimes. The total, meanwhile, had not been posted early in the week, so check the lines pages for the latest.
How They Match Up:
Eastern Kentucky was a 48-6 loser in its last match on the road against Purdue. The game involved a non-board team, hence there was no line or total on it. Eastern Kentucky was hammered in its last outing, as Purdue ran up a 48-6 score against them at Ross-Ade Stadium.
Louisville was a 49-7 winner in its last match at home against Ohio. They covered the 21-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 56 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. In Louisville's last outing, Teddy Bridgewater threw for 355 yards to lead the Cardinals over Ohio 49-7 at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium.
Louisville Cardinals Trends:
When playing in September are 8-2
When playing on turf are 8-2
After outgaining opponent are 8-2
When playing outside the conference are 7-3
A few Colonels at Cardinals trends to consider:
Eastern Kentucky is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
Eastern Kentucky is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Louisville is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
Louisville is 12-2 SU in its last 14 games
Louisville at Kentucky, Saturday, September 14