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Louisville Cardinals vs Pittsburgh Panthers 01/14/2020 Previews, Betting Picks and Predictions
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Louisville Cardinals vs Pittsburgh Panthers 01/14/2020 – The Louisville Cardinals are starting to roll again winning their last two games. They want to go into another winning streak and they have the Pittsburgh Panthers in their way. Both teams will clash on January 14, Monday at the Petersen Events Center in Pennsylvania. ACC Network will have the match live at 7 pm Eastern Time and SofaScore has the live stream available online. The Panthers are coming off a loss but after the game, National Basketball Championship Odds see the Cardinals moving forward with the win.
Louisville Cardinals vs Pittsburgh Panthers 01/14/2020
The Louisville Cardinals are on a good rhythm right now winning their last game against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in a tight battle, 67-64. Jordan Nwora had a good scoring night with 20 points, four rebounds and had four three-pointers in the game. Dwayne Sutton stuffed the stat sheet with 10 points, 14 rebounds, three assists, two steals and a block. Ryan McMahon chipped in with 17 points and it was enough to cover the slack of Steven Enoch’s bad night shooting 1-of-8 from the field. The Cardinals are top-heavy and Nwora will be a big load to handle for the Panthers while Sutton is coming to his own.
Players to Watch:
J. Nwora F 16 GP 32.6 MIN 20.8 PTS 7.5 REB 1.4 AST 0.9 STL 0.2 BLK 2.3 TO 48.5 FG% 78.7 FT% 44.2 3P%, S. Enoch C 16 GP 21.8 MIN 10.9 PTS 6.9 REB 0.5 AST 0.4 STL 0.9 BLK 1.4 TO 50.7 FG% 69.8 FT% 23.8 3P%, R. McMahon G 16 GP 27.9 MIN 9.2 PTS 1.2 REB 2.1 AST 0.6 STL 0.1 BLK 1.2 TO 41.3 FG% 90.9 FT% 44 3P%.
The Panthers have been inconsistent lately and they fell on the bad side of the game as they lost to the Miami Florida Hurricanes by eight points. Trey McGowens had 18 points, seven assists and three rebounds but he was 6-of-16 from the field. Justi Champaigne had it worse as he did 3-of16 to finish with just 8 points but made up with 11 rebounds and three steals. Ryan Murphy had 9 points and went 33% from the field while Terrell Brown came off the bench with 10 points and five rebounds. This team shot 36% from the field and it cost them their game against the Hurricanes. Coming to this game against the Cardinals, this team needs to read the defense better to get more accurate shots in.
Players to Watch:
T. McGowens G 16 GP 32.7 MIN 13.2 PTS 3.7 REB 3.3 AST 1.9 STL 0.1 BLK 2.9 TO 42.1 FG% 70.7 FT% 33.3 3P%, X. Johnson G 16 GP 32.3 MIN 11.8 PTS 3.7 REB 4.9 AST 1.2 STL 0.1 BLK 3.9 TO 41.9 FG% 73.7 FT% 39 3P%, J. Champagnie G 16 GP 30.7 MIN 11.4 PTS 6.8 REB 0.4 AST 1.3 STL 0.7 BLK 1.1 TO 39.6 FG% 82.9 FT% 25 3P%
Louisville Cardinals vs Pittsburgh Panthers Betting Predictions
Louisville is 13-3 SU in their last 16 games.
Pittsburgh is 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games.
Louisville Cardinals vs Pittsburgh Panthers Betting Picks
The Cardinals just have talent that is expected to come in the Panther’s court and keep them at bay to seal the win according to Top Online Sportsbook. This should be a tough game for the Panthers as they need to shoot better in the field in order to have a chance against Louiseville.
Moneyline: The Cardinals are given the ML of -250 for this game while the Panthers are at +210 if they win at home.
ATS: The Cardinals own the -5.5 points for this game across the spread while the Panthers are on the opposite end at +5.5.
TOTALS: The total for this match is at 126.5 with the Cardinals going over and the Panthers are the team under.
Score Prediction: 68-62, Cardinals win.