NCAA hoops odds preview - Wofford vs. Tulane
Wofford Terriers vs Tulane Green Wave Odds
Bettors will hope to hit paydirt on Friday when the Tulane Green Wave try to run the Wofford Terriers off the court at Fogelman Arena in college hoops action.
Tulane battles the Terriers, currently sitting with a 6-7 mark (5-3 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 5-1 for the Green Wave and 1-2 for the Terriers.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Tulane Green Wave as 8-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 164-rated Wofford taking on the No. 162-rated Green Wave in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 71-61 win for the Green Wave on Friday.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Tulane's No. 189-ranked offense, averaging 67.4 PPG, against a Terriers defense that ranks No. 49 at 59.4 PPG. The Green Wave field goal percentage has averaged 42% so far, more than the Terriers marksmen have achieved on the year, 38.8% per game.
Defensively, Wofford features the nation's No. 61-rated defense on the road, allowing 63.3 points per game. Tulane, meanwhile, comes in at No. 242 nationally in scoring at home.
Wofford was a 74-39 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Virginia. They failed to cover the 11-point spread as underdogs. The Terriers were hammered by Virginia on Sunday, losing by a 74-39 final at John Paul Jones Arena in college basketball betting action.
In their last action, Tulane was a 53-50 winner on the road against Alabama. They covered the 8.5-point spread as underdogs. Tulane earned a 53-50 victory over Alabama on Sunday, getting 18 points from Josh Davis at Coleman Coliseum.
Wofford Terriers Trends:
When playing on Friday are 2-8
Before playing Appalachian State are 6-4
After playing Virginia are 0-1
After a loss are 6-4
Tulane Green Wave Trends:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Texas El Paso are 5-4
After playing Alabama are 1-2
After a win are 8-2
A few Terriers at Green Wave trends to consider:
Wofford is 2-8 SU in its last 10 games on the road
Tulane is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Tulane is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games
Wofford home to Appalachian State, Tuesday, January 8
Tulane home to Texas El Paso, Wednesday, January 9