Tulsa vs Houston Wrap - Tulsa Wins 41-7
The battle between the Golden Hurricane and Cougars didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Houston was handed a 41-7 defeat on Saturday at John O`Quinn Field at Robertson Stadium.
Tulsa was a favorite by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 66.5.
Cody Green completed 17 of 31 pass attempts for 130 yards for the Golden Hurricane in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Cougars defense.
Kenneth Farrow rushed for 54 yards for Houston, while David Piland added 22 yards. David Piland threw for 148 yards for the Cougars, while receivers Deontay Greenberry and Xavier Maxwell had 49 and 42 yards respectively.
Tulsa outgained Houston 505-262 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 29-16 by the Golden Hurricane.
Houston lost the time of possession battle 37:59/22:01, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Tulsa takes its act home to face Central Florida looking for another win. For Houston, they head on the road to face Marshall.