Jaguars visit Green Wave in Week 2 battle
South Alabama Jaguars vs Tulane Green Wave Odds
The Green Wave hope to be bad hosts on Saturday as the Jaguars pay a visit to Mercedes-Benz Superdome in Week 2 betting action.
This season the Green Wave are 1-0 overall and 1-0 ATS against the number, while the Jaguars are 0-1 and 0-1 ATS. As for the totals, Tulane is 0-1 on the OU, and South Alabama is 0-1.
Betting Line: Bettors looking to side with the Green Wave in this one found them as 7-point favorites at GTbets.eu. The over under number was slated to open a short time later.
Power Rankings / Prediction: It's a betting matchup between the No. 111-rated Green Wave and the No. 110-ranked Jaguars, according to the NCAAF Power Rankings here at Odds Shark. Predictive-scoring models run on this game indicate a potential 48-20 result in favor of the Green Wave.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Tulane's No. 46-ranked offense, averaging 34 PPG, against a Jaguars defense that ranks No. 50 this week at 22 PPG. The Green Wave aerial game is averaging 150 yards per game, less than the Jaguars secondary allows through the air, 183 YPG per game.
South Alabama was a 22-21 loser in its last match at home against S. Utah. They failed to cover the 14-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 43 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. The Jaguars suffered a Week 1 loss against S. Utah in their last game, falling 22-21 at Ladd Peebles Stadium.
Tulane was a 34-7 winner in their most recent outing at home against Jackson St. They covered the 25.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (41) made winners of UNDER bettors. Jackson St didn’t make much of a game of it last time out, losing to the Green Wave as Tulane blasted them 34-7 in Week 1 action.
South Alabama Jaguars Trends:
When playing in September are 1-6
When playing on turf are 2-8
After outgaining opponent are 1-3
When playing outside the conference are 1-7
Tulane Green Wave Trends:
When playing in September are 2-8
When playing on turf are 3-7
After being outgained are 2-8
When playing outside the conference are 2-8
A few Jaguars at Green Wave trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of South Alabama's last 6 games
South Alabama is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games
South Alabama is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
South Alabama is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Tulane's last 6 games at home
Tulane is 3-10 SU in its last 13 games at home
Tulane is 3-20 SU in its last 23 games
South Alabama home to Western Kentucky, Saturday, September 14
Tulane at Louisiana Tech, Saturday, September 14