NCAA Matchups  >>  Miami Hurricanes vs. Louisville Cardinals Preview 09/01/2014

 
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The fans at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium will be treated to a game between the Miami Hurricanes and the Louisville Cardinals when they take their seats on Monday.
Oddsmakers currently have the Cardinals listed as 2½-point favorites versus the Hurricanes, while the game's total is sitting at 56.
Last time out for Miami, they were a 36-9 loser as they battled Louisville on the road. Miami failed to cover in the match as a 5.5-point underdog, while 45 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Louisville was a 36-9 winner in their most recent outing at home against Miami. They covered the 5.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (45) made winners of UNDER bettors.

TEAM RECORDS:
Miami: 9-4 SU, 5-8 ATS
Louisville: 12-1 SU, 6-7 ATS
MIAMI MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in September are 8-2
When playing on turf are 4-6
After being outgained are 4-6
When playing within the conference are 6-4

LOUISVILLE MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in September are 10-0
When playing on turf are 9-1
After outgaining opponent are 9-1
When playing within the conference are 8-2


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami's last 5 games
Miami is 11-4 SU in its last 15 games
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Miami's last 12 games on the road
Miami is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Louisville is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Louisville is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Louisville's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Louisville's last 5 games at home

NEXT UP:
Miami home to Florida A&M, Saturday, September 6
Louisville home to Murray State, Saturday, September 6