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Houston Cougars vs. Louisville Cardinals

The Houston Cougars and the Louisville Cardinals will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium.

Houston lost its last outing, a 19-14 result against Central Florida on November 9. Houston covered in that game as a 13.5-point underdog, while the 33 combined points took the game UNDER the total.

In their last action, Louisville was a 31-10 winner on the road against Connecticut. They failed to cover the 27.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (41) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.

Current streak:
Louisville has won 2 straight games.

Team records:
Houston: 7-2 SU, 8-1 ATS
Louisville: 8-1 SU, 4-5 ATS

Houston most recently:
When playing in November are 5-5
When playing on turf are 8-2
After being outgained are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 6-4

Louisville most recently:
When playing in November are 7-3
When playing on turf are 7-3
After outgaining opponent are 8-2
When playing within the conference are 7-3

A few trends to consider:
Houston is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Houston's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Houston's last 6 games
Houston is 10-5 SU in its last 15 games on the road
Louisville is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games
Louisville is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games at home
Louisville is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Louisville's last 5 games

Next up:
Houston home to Cincinnati, Saturday, November 23
Louisville home to Memphis, Saturday, November 23