Louisville vs Syracuse Odds March 16th 2013

Published on March 16th, 2013 1:58 pm EST

Louisville will take on Syracuse in the Big East finals on Saturday night.

The game, which will be broadcast on ESPN in the United States, will tip off at 8:30 pm EST.

Syracuse managed to topple Georgetown in the Big East semi-finals. Syracuse blew a sizable lead against the Hoyas, and the game ended up going to overtime. However, Syracuse was able to reverse the momentum to hold out for a narrow win.

Louisville, on the other hand, managed to beat Notre Dame, despite the fact that the game was much closer than people anticipated. The score was a bit misleading, as Louisville managed to significantly widen their lead in the last minutes of the game.

Louisville will enter this game as the #2 seed in the conference, while Syracuse has the #5 seed. Louisville finished the season with a conference record of 14-4 and an overall record of 28-5, while Syracuse finished with a conference record of 11-7 and an overall record of 26-8.

--

Louisville certainly has the edge heading into this game, especially in the eyes of oddsmakers.

Here is the current line for the game tonight:

Syracuse, +5 1/2
Louisville, -5 1/2

The money line:

Syracuse, +200
Louisville, -240

The Over/Under line:

Over 124 Points, -115
Under 124 Points, -105

--

If you wanted to take Syracuse on the money line, a successful $100 bet would yield a total profit of $200 if they were able to win. On the other hand, a bet of $240 on Louisville would yield a total profit of $100.

Related Articles

National Basketball Championship odds - NBA - Favourites to win title in 2018.

NBA Championship odds

With less than a month of regular season left in the NBA, it seems like a good time to take a look a...