NCAA Matchups  >>  Louisville Cardinals vs. Syracuse Orange Preview 11/10/2012

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The Louisville Cardinals and the Syracuse Orange will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Carrier Dome.
Oddsmakers currently have the Cardinals listed as 3-point favorites versus the Orange, while the game's total is sitting at 58.
Louisville was a 45-17 winner in their most recent outing at home against Temple. They covered the 16-point spread as favorites, while the total score (62) made winners of OVER bettors.
In their last action, Syracuse was a 35-24 loser on the road against Cincinnati. They failed to cover the 5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (59) was profitable news for OVER bettors.

CURRENT STREAK:
Louisville has won 9 straight games.

TEAM RECORDS:
Louisville: 9-0 SU, 4-5 ATS
Syracuse: 4-5 SU, 3-6 ATS
LOUISVILLE MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in November are 6-4
When playing on turf are 9-1
After outgaining opponent are 8-2
When playing within the conference are 9-1

SYRACUSE MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in November are 2-8
When playing on turf are 3-7
After outgaining opponent are 4-6
When playing within the conference are 3-7


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
Louisville is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Louisville is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Louisville is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Syracuse
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Louisville's last 8 games when playing Syracuse
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Syracuse's last 8 games when playing Louisville
Syracuse is 4-10 SU in its last 14 games
Syracuse is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games at home
Syracuse is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games when playing Louisville

NEXT UP:
Louisville home to Connecticut, Saturday, November 24
Syracuse at Missouri, Saturday, November 17