The Houston Cougars will travel to play the Louisville Cardinals in a week twelve NCAA college football game set for Saturday night.
Start time from Louisville is set for 7PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by ESPNU.
The college football odds from this game has the home team Louisville Cardinals favored by -15 ½ points with an over under line set at 57 1/2 points.
Houston falls to 7-2 on the season after a 19-14 road defeat last week to the Central Florida Knights as a +13 ½ point underdog. The game ended at under 67 points.
The Cougars produced 367 offensive yards with 136 rushing for 4 ½ yards per run. The team had two turnovers and took three away from the Knights. John O’Korn hit on 24 of 46 passes for 231 yards with a touchdown and two picks. Defensively they give up 398 yards to the Central Florid offense with 188 rushing for over 4 yards per carry.
Louisville has won two straight following a 31-10 road victory last week to the Connecticut Huskies as a -27 ½ point betting favorite. The total came in at under 50 ½ points. The Cardinals jumped out to the 21-3 first half lead.
The team produced 369 yards of offense with 81 rushing for under three yards a carry. Teddy Bridgewater hit on 21 of 37 throws for 288 yards with a touchdown and pick. Louisville had one turnover and took five away from the Huskies. The Cardinals defense allowed 237 yards to Connecticut’s offense with 58 running for under two yards a carry. Louisville stopped the Huskies 11 of 17 times on third down.