Green Wave open as college hoops underdog vs Blazers
|Tulane Green Wave||UAB Blazers|
|13-12||February 15, 2014, 08:00 | Bartow Arena||15-9|
The UAB Blazers hope to be lousy hosts on Saturday as the Tulane Green Wave pay a visit to Bartow Arena on the college basketball betting menu.
The Blazers bring a 15-9 record (9-11 ATS) to this tilt against the 13-12 Green Wave, who are 10-9 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed UAB go 9-11 so far and the Green Wave go 4-15.
View Tulane Green Wave vs UAB Blazers Odds and Stats.
Sportsbooks (including Bovada) had the Blazers installed as -12.5-point favorites in this particular matchup earlier in the day. Also, watch for the opening over-under value at TopBet.
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Blazers rated this week at No. 199 and the Green Wave sitting at No. 269.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature UAB's No. 2-rated squad against Tulane's No. 200-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, UAB rates No. 192 in the country with 5.33 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 156 nationally with 5.8 per match.
A few Green Wave at Blazers trends to consider:
Tulane is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Tulane's last 9 games
Tulane is 3-11 SU in its last 14 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tulane's last 5 games on the road
UAB is 3-6 ATS in its last 9 games
UAB is 14-2 SU in its last 16 games at home
UAB is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Tulane
UAB is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Tulane
Tulane home to Texas El Paso, Thursday, February 20th
UAB at Marshall, Thursday, February 20th