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Louisville Cardinals vs Wisconsin Badgers 12/19/2020 Picks, NCAAB Predictions & Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Louisville Cardinals vs Wisconsin Badgers 12/19/2020 – The NCAA is set to start off their Saturday games with two teams from the Top25 going against each other. It will be the Louisville Cardinals taking their act on the road to face the Wisconsin Badgers this December 19. The game will happen inside the closed-door venue of the Kohl Center in Madison, Wisconsin at exactly 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time. This match will be featured on ESPN2 and the same telecast can be seen at SofaScore. This should be a tight one but with the Wisconsin Badgers owning homecourt, they are seen by College Basketball Odds as the team coming out on top of the Louisville Cardinals.
Louisville Cardinals vs Wisconsin Badgers 12/19/2020
The Louisville Cardinals are coming to this game against the Wisconsin Badgers carrying their unblemished record of 4-0. The teams that they prevailed against were the Evansville Purple Aces, Seton Hall Pirates, Prairie View A&M Panthers and the most recent was with the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers. Dre Davis was accurate from the field against the Hilltoppers shooting 7-of-9 from the field finishing with 21 points, two rebounds, two assists, and two three-pointers. Carlik Jones was not far behind doing 18 points six boards and four assists while David Johnson controlled the floor with 17 points, eight assists, six rebounds, and three steals.
Players to Watch: C. Jones G (GP 4 MIN 36.3 PTS 17.3 REB 7 AST 5.3 STL 0.8 BLK 0 TO 2.3 FG% 47.2 FT% 81.3 3PT% 60), D. Davis C (GP 4 MIN 30.8 PTS 12.5 REB 4 AST 1 STL 0.8 BLK 1 TO 1 FG% 55.2 FT% 76.5 3PT% 38.5), D. Johnson G (GP 4 MIN 33.3 PTS 12.3 REB 5 AST 5 STL 1.3 BLK 0.5 TO 3 FG% 45.9 FT% 78.6 3PT% 30.8).
The Wisconsin Badgers now have a record of 5-1 and the 12th best team in the Top 25 while their opponents are 23rd. The only loss they suffered was against the Marquette Golden Eagles. Since then, the team went back-to-back wins prevailing over the Rhode Island Rams and Loyola Chicago Ramblers. Their most recent match against the Ramblers was won by 14 points, 77-63. Brad Davidson and D’Mitrik Trice each had 17 points for the Badgers while Micah Potter and Jonathan Davis combined for 25 points. Nate Reuvers had an off night shooting just 30$ to finish with only eight points.
Players to Watch: M. Potter F (GP 6 MIN 22.8 PTS 12.8 REB 6.7 AST 1.7 STL 0.5 BLK 0.2 TO 1.7 FG% 54.3 FT% 80 3PT% 46.7), D. Trice G (GP 6 MIN 28.3 PTS 12 REB 3.3 AST 3.5 STL 1.2 BLK 0 TO 0.8 FG% 41.4 FT% 71.4 3PT% 37.5), N. Reuvers F (GP 6 MIN 23.2 PTS 11.5 REB 4.3 AST 0.7 STL 0.3 BLK 2.2 TO 1 FG% 46.3 FT% 73.3 3PT% 53.3).
Louisville Cardinals vs Wisconsin Badgers Betting Predictions
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Louisville’s last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Wisconsin’s last 14 games.
Louisville Cardinals vs Wisconsin Badgers Betting Picks
This is going to be a great college matchup. The Wisconsin Badgers are seen by Relentless Sportsbook as the team giving the Louisville Cardinals their first loss of the season with the way they competed against other top teams and with their depth alone.
Moneyline: The ML handed to the Cardinals as the underdogs are at +220 while the Badgers are at -260.
Spread: It is four points across the spread between both teams. Cardinals own the +4 while the Badgers are at -4.
Total: 132 points is the given total for this game. Cardinals are over and the Badgers are the team under.
Score Prediction: 69-63, Badgers win.