Nebraska Cornhuskers vs Tulane Green Wave Preview

Tulane Green WaveNebraska Cornhuskers
Nov 21, 8:00 PM | Bob Devaney Sports Center

Tulane Green Wave vs Nebraska Cornhuskers Odds

3-1TEAM RECORD3-0

The college hoops wagering menu features a clash between Nebraska and Tulane on Wednesday, with the host Cornhuskers trying to win and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.

The Cornhuskers currently sports a 3-0 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 1-1 ATS. The Green Wave are 3-1 and 1-1 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Cornhuskers produce a 0-1 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Green Wave have gone 1-0 against the number.

View Tulane vs Nebraska Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Sportsbooks (including Bovada) had the Cornhuskers installed as 2-point favorites in this particular matchup earlier in the day. Also, watch for the opening over-under value at TopBet.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Cornhuskers sit at No. 304 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Green Wave sit at No. 162 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Green Wave will win this game 73-71.

ADVERTISEMENT:

How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Green Wave is ranked No. 97 in NCAA hoops at 38.8 per game. Contrast that with Nebraska’s No. 202 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Nebraska is the No. 321-ranked team in the country at 3.7 per game, while Tulane rates No. 186 at 6 per game.

Defensively, Tulane features the nation's No. 280-rated defense on the road, allowing 79 points per game. Nebraska, meanwhile, comes in at No. 271 nationally in scoring at home.

Tulane won its last outing, a 79-51 result against Chicago State on November 18. The battle between the Green Wave and Cougars didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Chicago State was handed a 79-51 defeat on Sunday at Fogelman Arena.

Nebraska was a 75-62 winner in their most recent outing at home against Nebraska Omaha. They failed to cover the 15-point spread as favorites. The Cornhuskers grabbed a 75-62 win over the Mavericks on Sunday, behind a 22-point effort from Dylan Talley at Bob Devaney Sports Center.

Tulane Green Wave Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 9-1
Before playing Southern are 2-1
After a win are 5-5

Nebraska Cornhuskers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Kent State are 1-0
After playing Nebraska Omaha are 1-0
After a win are 5-5

A few Green Wave at Cornhuskers trends to consider:
Tulane is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Tulane is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Nebraska is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Nebraska is 4-9 SU in its last 13 games

Next up:
Tulane home to Southern, Saturday, November 24
Nebraska home to Kent State, Saturday, November 24

Share this: