Rutgers vs Tulane Recap - Scarlet Knights Win 24-12
|Rutgers vs Tulane Recap - Scarlet Knights Win 24-12|
Rutgers got a 112-yard performance from Jawan Jamison as a key part of its 24-12 victory over the Green Wave on Saturday at Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
Bettors who backed the Scarlet Knights were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 19.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 48.5.
Gary Nova completed 11 of 20 pass attempts for 158 yards for the Scarlet Knights in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Green Wave defense.
Rob Kelley rushed for 10 yards for Tulane, while Dante Butler added 10 yards. Ryan Griffin threw for 254 yards for the Green Wave, while receivers Ryan Grant and Derrick Strozier had 110 and 40 yards respectively.
Rutgers outgained Tulane 309-262 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 19-16 by the Green Wave.
Tulane led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 33:09/26:51 split in that important category.
Rutgers looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Howard. Tulane will aim to get back on the winning track at Tulsa.