The arrival of Week 13 of the college football season means the arrival of rivalry week. Few rivalry games are bigger than the annual Governor’s Cup between the No. 25 Louisville Cardinals and Kentucky Wildcats.
Here's everything you need to know about the Governor’s Cup on Saturday.
Where is Governor’s Cup 2022?
The 2022 Governor’s Cup will be played in Lexington, KY at the Wildcats' Kroger Field. Kroger Field holds a capacity of 61,000 seats and was built in 1973. Kentucky is a 4-3 at home this season, while the 7-4 Cardinals are just 2-3 on the road.
Dating back to 2000, Kentucky is 3-7 when playing the Governor's Cup in front of its home crowd.
When is Louisville vs Kentucky Governor’s Cup?
The 2022 Governor's Cup is scheduled for Week 13 of the college football season. The game will be played on Saturday, Nov. 26 at 3 p.m. ET. The game airs live on the SEC Network.
Governor’s Cup Louisville vs Kentucky Prediction and Odds 2022
Our Governor's Cup prediction is from The Duel's official Louisville vs Kentucky preview.
These in-state rivals have met head-to-head in every season since 1994. The Cardinals and Wildcats are set to compete for the Governor's Cup again on Saturday, but only one team enters with an edge. Kentucky has taken down Louisville by at least 31 points in each of the last three matchups.
In 2021, Levis torched the Cardinals by logging 113 rushing yards to go along with 4 touchdowns by the time the final whistle blew. He should be able to find similar success this time around as Louisville has given up an average of 163.8 rushing yards on 4.5 yards per carry across five 2022 away games.
All NCAAF betting lines, odds and prop bets are from FanDuel Sportsbook.
Moneyline: LOU: (+126) | UK: (-152)
Spread: LOU: +2.5 (-104) | UK: -2.5 (-118)
Total: 43.5 — Over: (-110) | Under: (-110)
Final Score Prediction: Kentucky: 23 | Louisville: 17
Louisville vs Kentucky History
Louisville and Kentucky have squared off 33 times since their first meeting in 1912. The series has been fair close with the Wildcats notching 18 wins to Louisville's 15.
Recently, this series has favored Kentucky, winning four of the last five matchups. Kentucky blew out the Cardinals, 52-21, in last year's meeting.
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