How to Watch Virginia Tech vs. Louisville Basketball: Live Stream & TV Channel Info – March 5

The Louisville Cardinals (8-21, 3-15 ACC) will attempt to break a five-game losing streak when they host the Virginia Tech Hokies (16-13, 8-10 ACC) on Tuesday, March 5, 2024 at KFC Yum! Center. The game airs at 7:00 PM ET on ESPNU.

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Hokies vs. Cardinals Game Info

  • Date: Tuesday, March 5, 2024
  • Time: 7:00 PM ET
  • Live Stream: Stream NCAA men’s basketball on Paramount Plus and Hulu + Live TV
  • Where: Louisville, Kentucky
  • Venue: KFC Yum! Center

Hokies Insights

  • Virginia Tech is scoring 74.6 points per game (151st-ranked in college basketball) this season, while giving up 70.6 points per contest (133rd-ranked).
  • While the Hokies are in the bottom 25 in college basketball in rebounds per game with 32.0 (25th-worst), they rank 29th in college basketball with 31.8 rebounds allowed per game.
  • Virginia Tech is averaging 15.2 assists per game, which ranks them 58th in the nation in 2023-24.
  • With 10.7 turnovers per game, the Hokies are 119th in college basketball. They force 11.1 turnovers per contest, which ranks 196th in college basketball.
  • With 8.2 treys per game, Virginia Tech is 106th in college basketball. It sports a 35.5% shooting percentage from three-point land, which ranks 95th in college basketball.
  • The Hokies rank 101st in the nation with 6.7 three-pointers allowed per game so far this season. Meanwhile, they rank 233rd with a 34.3% shooting percentage allowed from three-point land.
  • This year, Virginia Tech has taken 58.5% two-pointers, accounting for 68.4% of the team’s baskets. It has shot 41.5% three-pointers (31.6% of the team’s baskets).

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Cardinals Insights

  • Louisville is 234th in college basketball in points scored (72.2 per game) and 22nd-worst in points conceded (78.9).
  • In 2023-24, the Cardinals are 204th in college basketball in rebounds (34.9 per game) and 175th in rebounds conceded (34.7).
  • Louisville is 319th in college basketball in assists (11.2 per game) in 2023-24.
  • At 12.2 turnovers committed per game and 11.0 turnovers forced, the Cardinals are 271st and 212th in college basketball, respectively.
  • Beyond the arc, Louisville is 16th-worst in the nation in 3-pointers made per game (5.2). And it is 15th-worst in 3-point percentage at 29.6%.
  • Defensively, the Cardinals are 311th in college basketball in 3-pointers allowed per game at 8.5. They are 17th-worst in 3-point percentage allowed at 37.0%.
  • Louisville attempts 30.7% percent of its shots from behind the 3-point line, and 21% of its made shots are from there. Inside the arc, it takes 69.3% of its shots, with 79% of its makes coming from there.

Hokies Leaders

  • The Hokies leader in points and assists is Sean Pedulla, who puts up 15.7 points per game along with 4.5 assists.
  • Virginia Tech’s best rebounder is Lynn Kidd, who averages 6.6 boards per game in addition to his 13.2 PPG average.
  • Hunter Cattoor makes more threes per game than any other member of the Hokies, knocking down shots from beyond the arc at a clip of 2.6 per contest.
  • Pedulla and Robbie Beran lead Virginia Tech on the defensive end, with Pedulla leading the team in steals averaging 1.1 per game and Beran in blocks averaging 0.9 per contest.

Cardinals Leaders

  • Mike James is the top scorer for the Cardinals with 13.0 points per game. He also tacks on 5.2 rebounds and 1.4 assists per game to his statistics.
  • Brandon Huntley-Hatfield puts up a stat line of 8.6 rebounds, 12.5 points and 0.9 assists per game for Louisville to take the top rebound spot on the team. Ty-Laur Johnson holds the top spot for assists with 3.9 per game, adding 8.7 points and 1.8 rebounds per contest.
  • Skyy Clark is consistent from deep and leads the Cardinals with 1.5 made threes per game.
  • Louisville’s leader in steals is Johnson with 1.3 per game, and its leader in blocks is Huntley-Hatfield with 0.9 per game.
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