Louisville Cardinals vs Virginia Cavaliers: TV Channel Schedule, Scores, Odds and Point Spread

The Louisville Cardinals take on the Virginia Cavaliers in what is considered to be a gigantic college basketball game today at the John Paul Jones Arena at 7:00 PM.

No. 3 Virginia (20-1, 8-1) would love to get of this test with a victory against the powerhouse Louisville. The Cavaliers have improved after beating North Carolina, 75-64, on Monday in which their defense limited the opponents.

Offensively, Virginia averages 68.3 points on 47.2 percent shooting. With Justin Anderson averaging 13.6 points, Virginia will have a chance to sustain its ranking. Malcolm Brogdon averages 13.6 points and Anthony Gill is also in double figures with 11 points per game. Mike Tobey, Darion Atkins and London Perrantes are combining for 20.4 points a game for the Cavaliers.

Virginia coach Tony Bennett would love to end the three-game stretch against big teams with a win.

On the other hand, No. 9 Louisville (19-3, 7-2) looks to salvage this game to climb higher in the rankings. Louisville outlasted the Miami Hurricanes, 63-55, on Tuesday. Chris Jones sparked the team with his 16 points, eight rebounds, and six steals.

Offensively, Louisville averages 73.1 points on 43.9 percent shooting. Terry Rozier is the leading scorer with 18.5 points average. Montrezl Harrell averages 15.4 points while Jones averages 13.7 points. Also Wayne Blackshear averages 11.2 points. The problem for Louisville is that the next player to contribute is Mangok Mathiang who averages only 3.3 points.

“About two months ago, I showed our team that we were not helping right defensively. We were playing on the ball, we were on what I call our strong-side defense, playing very well. We didn’t play weak-side defense,” coach Rick Pitino said this week. “I showed them clips of Virginia and the way they play the ball. Five guys play the ball.”

Louisville Cardinals vs Virginia Cavaliers live stream is on Louisville Cardinals vs Virginia Cavaliers tv channel schedule is on ESPN. Louisville vs Virginia basketball scores and results will be posted here.

Virginia Cavaliers vs Louisville Cardinals odds and point spread: -7 Virginia.

Final Score:

Louisville 47
Virginia 52

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