Rebels visit Green Wave in Week 4 battle
Mississippi Rebels vs Tulane Green Wave Odds
Tulane looks to cover the Green Wave-Rebels point spread this week and improve its overall 0-2 mark when they host Mississippi in Week 4 action.
They battle the Rebels, currently with a 2-1 mark (2-1 ATS). The over under records, important for totals bettors, are 0-2 for the Green Wave and 1-1 for the Rebels.
Power Rankings / Prediction: The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Green Wave rated this week at No. 77 and the Rebels sitting at No. 82. It may or may not play a role in OddsShark score prediction models that turned out a 31-5 result in favor of the Rebels this week.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Tulane's No. 120-ranked offense (11 PPG) against a Rebels defense that ranks No. 100 at 34.3 PPG. The Green Wave passing attack has averaged 212 yards per game, less than the Rebels give up through the air (282.3 YPG on average).
Last time out for Mississippi, they were a 66-31 loser as they battled Texas at home. Mississippi failed to cover in the match as a 10.5-point underdog, while 97 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. In their last gridiron battle, Donte Moncrief did much of the damage, producing 144 receiving yards but Mississippi managed to defeat the Rebels 66-31 at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium.
Last time out for Tulane, they were a 45-10 loser as they battled Tulsa on the road. Tulane failed to cover in the match as a 22-point underdog, while 55 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. In their last gridiron battle, Ryan Grant did much of the damage, producing 109 receiving yards but Tulane managed to defeat the Green Wave 45-10 at Chapman Stadium.
Mississippi Rebels Trends:
When playing in September are 5-5
When playing on turf are 3-7
After being outgained are 2-8
When playing outside the conference are 7-3
Tulane Green Wave Trends:
When playing in September are 4-6
When playing on turf are 0-10
After being outgained are 1-9
When playing outside the conference are 3-7
A few Rebels at Green Wave trends to consider:
Mississippi is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games
Mississippi is 2-8 SU in its last 10 games
Mississippi is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Mississippi is 1-8 SU in its last 9 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Tulane's last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tulane's last 6 games at home
Tulane is 8-15 ATS in its last 23 games
Tulane is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games at home
Mississippi at Alabama, Saturday, September 29
Tulane home to Louisiana-Monroe, Saturday, September 29