Warhawks home to Green Wave in NCAAF betting action
|Tulane Green Wave||Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks|
|2-2||September 28, 2013, 07:00 | Malone Stadium||2-2|
The Warhawks hope to be bad hosts on Saturday as the Green Wave pay a visit to Malone Stadium in Week 5 betting action.
The Warhawks currently sports a record of 2-2, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 1-3 ATS. The Green Wave are 2-2 and 2-2 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Warhawks post a 2-2 over under record this season, while the Green Wave have gone 2-2 against the number.
View Tulane Green Wave vs Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks Odds and Stats.
Several shops tracked by OddsShark (including Bovada) set the point spread at -11 in favor of the home side. NCAA football bettors had to wait for the opening over under value, which was not available at press time (check the live lines pages here for the latest totals updates).
The Warhawks sit at No. 101 in the current NCAAF Power Rankings here at OddsShark, while the Green Wave are at No. 86 on that chart. Math models have concluded that the Green Wave will win this game 25-12.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Louisiana-Monroe's No. 103-ranked offense (19 PPG) against a Green Wave defense that ranks No. 83 at 28.75 PPG. The Warhawks passing attack has averaged 216.75 yards per game, less than the Green Wave give up through the air (226.5 YPG on average).
Defensively, the Green Wave feature the league's No. 74-rated road run defense, allowing 210.33 yards per game. Louisiana-Monroe, meanwhile, ranks No. 5 in rushing offense at home.
A few Green Wave at Warhawks trends to consider:
Tulane is 8-4 ATS in its last 12 games
Tulane is 4-21 SU in its last 25 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tulane's last 6 games
Tulane is 1-12 SU in its last 13 games on the road
Louisiana-Monroe is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 15 of Louisiana-Monroe's last 23 games
Louisiana-Monroe is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games at home
Louisiana-Monroe is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
Tulane at North Texas, Saturday, October 5th
Louisiana-Monroe at Western Kentucky, Thursday, October 3rd