The Hoos haven't seen Louisville on the hardwood for nearly 25 years, so there's not much to lean on in terms of historical trends and the like. But you know, they're our new ACC-assigned rivals, which means this is officially a RIVAL GAME and therefore who knows what'll even happen? Or at least, I think that's how it's supposed to work.
What: #3 Virginia Cavaliers (20-1, 8-1 ACC) vs. #9 Louisville Cardinals (19-3, 7-2 ACC)
When: Saturday, February 7, 2015
Where: John Paul Jones Arena (Charlottesville, VA)
Time: 7:00 p.m.
TV Announcers: Dave O'Brien (play by play), Dick Vitale (analyst), Doris Burke (reporter)
Live Online Streaming: WatchESPN.com
Radio: Virginia Sports Radio Network (Dave Koehn play by play; Ted Jeffries analyst), ESPN Radio (Bill Rosinski play by play; Malcolm Huckaby analyst)
Satellite: Sirius 91, XM 91
Odds: Virginia -7 (-360), Louisville +7 (+295)
KenPom: Virginia 63, Louisville 54 (86%)
Opposing SB Nation Blog: Card Chronicle
Streaking The Lawn Preview: Cardinals at Hoos Preview