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Wherever: KFC Yum! Center, Louisville, KY
When: Sunday, March 3, 1:30 PM. ET.
The Louisville Cardinals will be attempting to snap a three-match shedding streak when they just take on the Notre Dame Preventing Irish on Sunday afternoon.
Irish Hoping To Snap Four-Recreation Dropping Streak
The Preventing Irish have struggled this period and have misplaced their final 4 contests. They will be attempting to snap their shedding streak and choose up their third get in their final 13 games when they experience the Cardinals on Sunday.
— Notre Dame MBB (@NDmbb) February 26, 2019
Notre Dame is an normal offensive staff, scoring 70 details for every match. The staff is shooting 39 p.c from the area and 31 p.c from three-place vary.
Cardinals Trying To Keep Tournament Hopes Alive
The Cardinals have played well this season and they are currently seventh in the ACC standings, 4.5 games behind Virginia. They are currently projected to be a number seven seed in the NCAA tournament but they haven’t played well down the stretch, losing five of their last six games.
One last time together this season.
— Louisville Basketball (@LouisvilleMBB) March 1, 2019
If the Cardinals don’t turn things around and win their last two games, they will be in danger of missing out on the tournament.
Louisville has done a good job offensively, averaging 74.9 points per game. The team is shooting 43 percent from the field and 35 percent from three-point range.
Jordan Nwora leads the way for the Cardinals with 17.1 points and 7.6 rebounds per game. Dwayne Sutton is averaging 10.5 points and seven rebounds per game, while Christen Cunningham is averaging 10 points and five assists per game.
The Cardinals have also played well defensively and are holding opponents to 67.9 points per game. They played well in their last three games, holding opponents to 66.3 points per game and will need to keep playing well to give themselves a chance to beat the Fighting Irish.
- 10-4-1 ATS in their last 15 games following an ATS loss.
- 16-7 ATS in their last 23 home games vs. a team with a road winning % of less than .400.
- 33-16-2 ATS in their last 51 games vs. a team with a losing straight up record.
Notre Dame is:
- 5-17 ATS in their last 22 games following an ATS win.
- 3-8 ATS in their last 11 games following a straight up loss.
- 5-11 ATS in their last 16 games overall.
The Bottom Line What to bet on this game.
Full-Game Side Bet
The Cardinals have played well against the spread, winning 10 of their last 15 games after an ATS loss and 16 of their last 23 home games against teams with losing road records. The Fighting Irish have struggled against the spread, losing eight of their last 11 games following a straight up loss and 11 of their last 16 games.
Prediction: Louisville Cardinals
Full-Game Total Pick
The Irish have played under the total in their last four games against teams with winning records and in five of their last six road games. The Cardinals have played under the total in their last five games and in their last five home games.
Half-Time Side Pick
The Fighting Irish will win the first half of this game because they have outplayed the Cardinals in the first half of their last three games, averaging 30.7 points per game, while the Cardinals are averaging 27.7 points per game.
Prediction: Notre Dame Fighting Irish
Half-Time Total Bet
The Fighting Irish and Cardinals are averaging 58.4 combined points per game in the first half of their last three games and they will fall short of the first half total in this game if they maintain their current scoring pace.