The Louisville Cardinals are 2-0 SU but 0-2 ATS in their last two games against the Pittsburgh Panthers as those two schools hit the hardwood together in college basketball betting action at the sportsbooks on Sunday.
Louisville and Pittsburgh last met in January 2013, with the Cardinals winning 64-61 but not covering a 5.5-point spread at home in that game. In their previous meeting in February 2012 the Cardinals won 57-54 but failed to cover a 7.5-point spread at home. Both those games were UNDERs.
Louisville Cardinals vs Pittsburgh Panthers Opening Odds and Betting Line
Betting fans looking to back the Louisville Cardinals before tip-off in this one found them as -6.5-point favorites over at Bodog earlier.
Louisville Cardinals vs Pittsburgh Panthers Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Pittsburgh Panthers are 13-5 so far on the season, and 4-11 ATS vs the number. The Louisville Cardinals, meanwhile, are 15-3 and 5-11-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Pittsburgh go 7-4 and the Louisville Cardinals go 7-7 on betting totals.
This college basketball game matches up the No. 209 (Pittsburgh) and the No. 20 (Louisville) teams in the league, according to our current NCAA basketball power rankings.
How Louisville Cardinals vs Pittsburgh Panthers Stats Matchup
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Louisville Cardinals rank No. 6 in NCAA Basketball Division 1 with 40.78 per game. That compares with Pittsburgh’s No. 155 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Pittsburgh is college basketball’s No. 240-ranked team at 4.42 per game, while the Louisville Cardinals rate No. 148 with 6.17 per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Cardinals got 17 points from Terry Rozier, but it was Duke that prevailed in a 63-52 final on Saturday at KFC Yum! Center.
Pittsburgh suffered a 79-65 loss against Duke on Monday, getting 21 points from Jamel Artis in a losing effort at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
Louisville Cardinals vs Pittsburgh Panthers Betting Odds Trends
Louisville is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games
Louisville is 21-4 SU in its last 25 games
Louisville is 12-6 ATS in its last 18 games on the road
Louisville is 11-2 SU in its last 13 games on the road
Pittsburgh is 1-4-1 ATS in its last 6 games
Pittsburgh is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Pittsburgh’s last 5 games
Pittsburgh is 11-1 SU in its last 12 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Louisville at Boston College, Wednesday, January 28th
Pittsburgh at Virginia Tech, Tuesday, January 27th