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Virginia Cavaliers vs Louisville Cardinals 03/06/2021 Spread, Basketball Betting & Odds
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Virginia Cavaliers vs Louisville Cardinals 03/06/2021 – Saturday night March Madness betting odds are all about top teams from each conference battling to progress in the March Madness Tournament. One such exciting Atlantic Coast Conference play is all set to take place between two top-five teams. Virginia Cavaliers will hit the road in this game to square-off against Louisville Cardinals. The Cavaliers are holding the second position in the ACC play and the Cardinals are sitting at the fourth. Both teams will enter this game with a winning record and they look forward to getting past this knockout round.
Virginia Cavaliers vs Louisville Cardinals 03/06/2021
The Cavaliers are trailing Florida State Seminoles in the top spot with a 12-4 conference record. Virginia won 16 and dropped six of their overall games this season. In their last game, the Cavaliers won against Miami Florida with a final score of 62-51. It was an easy victory for the Cavaliers and they are keen on getting past Louisville. Virginia is holding the sixth position in the country when it comes to their defensive play. The Cavaliers are surrendering 60.18 points to opponents. However, playing against the Cardinals will not be an easy game.
Players to watch: S. Hauser F (GP 22 MIN 34.2 PTS 15.5 REB 6.7 AST 1.7 STL 0.6 BLK 0.3 TO 1.1 FG% 51 FT% 86.1), J. Huff F (GP 22 MIN 26.8 PTS 13.3 REB 7 AST 1 STL 0.5 BLK 2.5 TO 1.3 FG% 58.5 FT% 83.7), T. Murphy III G (GP 22 MIN 28.9 PTS 10.8 REB 3.3 AST 1.3 STL 0.7 BLK 0.4 TO 0.8 FG% 51.3 FT% 91.4).
The Cardinals are trailing Virginia Tech Hokies in the third and they enter this game with an 8-2 conference record. Overall, Louisville is holding a 13-5 record on the season. Louisville is riding a two-game winning streak after their last success against Duke Blue Devils. The Cardinals are surrendering close to 67 points with their defensive unit and they are shooting at just 30.48 percent from the three-point radar. Louisville will need to work on their overall performance if they want to get past the Cavaliers.
Players to watch: C. Jones G (GP 17 MIN 37.3 PTS 17.6 REB 5.2 AST 4.5 STL 1.5 BLK 0.1 TO 2.2 FG% 42.1 FT% 82.6), D. Johnson G (GP 17 MIN 34.6 PTS 12.5 REB 5.7 AST 3.4 STL 1.1 BLK 0.3 TO 3.4 FG% 41.6 FT% 71.4), J. Withers F (GP 18 MIN 25.4 PTS 10.2 REB 8 AST 0.5 STL 0.8 BLK 0.4 TO 1.2 FG% 57.5 FT% 69.6).
Virginia Cavaliers vs Louisville Cardinals Betting Predictions
Virginia is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Louisville is 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
Virginia Cavaliers vs Louisville Cardinals Betting Picks
The best college basketball bets today are in favor of the Cavaliers to win this game and cover the spread. Louisville is not strong enough against Virginia’s scoring offense. Back the Cavs to win and progress to the next round.
Moneyline: The ML set for the Cavs is -132 and the ML set for the Cardinals is +118.
Spread: A spread of -1.5 (-110) is out for Virginia and a spread of +1.5 (-110) is out for the Cardinals.
Totals: 122.5 (-110) will go over for Virginia and the same will go under for Louisville.
Score Prediction: 65-58, Cavaliers win.