Wake Forest vs. Louisville prediction: Take the underdog

The Wake Forest Demon Deacons are off to an 11-1 start and will look to continue their strong showing on Wednesday in Kentucky against Louisville.

The Cardinals have struggled on offense, ranking 213th in the country in points scored on a per-possession basis while shooting 30.5 percent from 3-point range, which is 277th among Division I teams.

The interior is where Wake Forest has excelled, ranking fourth in the country in 2-point shooting percentage and 28th overall in points scored on a per-possession basis.

Louisville has had a tough time holding on to the ball, ranked 219th in turnovers on a per-possession basis while having an assist-to-turnover ratio below one.

The Demon Deacons have all three players who average more than 12 points per game — guard Alondes Williams (21.0), forward Jake LaRavia (14.0) and guard Daivien Williamson (13.4) — and will be the correct side on Wednesday.

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