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The Tulane Green Wave and the Rice Owls will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Rice Stadium.
Last time out for Tulane, they were a 45-3 winner as they battled Texas El Paso at home. Tulane covered in the match as a 16-point favorite, while 48 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
In their last action, Rice was a 37-34 winner on the road against UAB. They failed to cover the 17-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (71) was profitable news for OVER bettors.
Rice has won 2 straight games.
Tulane: 7-4 SU, 8-3 ATS
Rice: 8-3 SU, 7-4 ATS
Tulane most recently:
When playing in November are 1-9
When playing on turf are 6-4
After outgaining opponent are 3-7
When playing within the conference are 5-5
Rice most recently:
When playing in November are 8-2
When playing on turf are 9-1
After outgaining opponent are 7-3
When playing within the conference are 9-1
A few trends to consider:
Tulane is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Tulane's last 10 games on the road
Tulane is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Rice
Tulane is 2-14 SU in its last 16 games on the road
Rice is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Rice is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Rice's last 6 games at home
Rice is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Tulane