Point spread favors Golden Hurricane in battle with Roadrunners
|UTSA Roadrunners||Tulsa Golden Hurricane|
|3-5||November 02, 2013, 03:30 | Chapman Stadium||2-5|
The Golden Hurricane will try to win and cover the spread at Chapman Stadium on Saturday when they get a visit from the Roadrunners in Week 10 action.
The Roadrunners will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 4-3-1 ATS against the number this season, while the Golden Hurricane are 1-6 ATS. UTSA is 3-5 on the totals; Tulsa is 4-3.
View UTSA Roadrunners vs Tulsa Golden Hurricane Odds and Stats.
Bettors going with the Golden Hurricane in this game found them listed as -3.5-point favorites on the betting line at Sportsbook.ag earlier in the week.
The Power Rankings at OddsShark have the No. 76-rated Roadrunners taking on the No. 78-rated Golden Hurricane in this contest. Handicapping models indicate a 19-17 win for the Roadrunners on Saturday.
The Golden Hurricane suffered a Week 9 loss against Tulane in their last game, falling 14-7 at Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Tulsa's No. 103-ranked offense (20.86 PPG) against a Roadrunners defense that ranks No. 104 at 33.88 PPG. The Golden Hurricane passing attack has averaged 215.14 yards per game, less than the Roadrunners give up through the air (249.88 YPG on average).
In comparing defenses, the Roadrunners own the league's No. 60-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 170.25 yards per game when on the road. Tulsa, on the other hand, rates No. 74 this week in generating rushing yards at home.
A few Roadrunners at Golden Hurricane trends to consider:
UTSA is 8-3-1 ATS in its last 12 games
UTSA is 2-3-1 ATS in its last 6 games
UTSA is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of UTSA's last 6 games
Tulsa is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games
Tulsa is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Tulsa's last 6 games
Tulsa is 20-4 SU in its last 24 games at home
UTSA at Tulane, Saturday, November 9th
Tulsa at East Carolina, Saturday, November 9th