In a battle to help decide the Big East, the Louisville Cardinals (9-2) take on the Rutgers Scarlet Knights (9-2) Thursday at 7:30 ET. College football odds are posted at Top Bet sportsbook.
Louisville comes into Thursday’s matchup having dropped their last two games after starting the season with nine straight wins. For the season, they are 9-2 SU, and 4-7 ATS. Louisville seemed poised to run away with the Big East crown, before getting run all over on in Syracuse, then coming home and losing a close one to UConn, as a ten point favorite.
Rutgers lost an opportunity to create distance in the standings last week when they lost in Pitt, which brings their season total to 9-2 SU and 7-4 ATS. Even though they have split their past four games both SU and ATS, they have covered in seven of their past nine games. They have done most of their damage on the defensive side of the ball over that run, holding opponents under 20 points in seven of their past ten games.
Rutgers is a 3 point favorite. Although Louisville has lost two in a row, look for them to pull out a tight one this week. To take Louisville +3 Click Here.