South Alabama vs Tulane Wrap - South Alabama Wins 41-39
|South Alabama vs Tulane Wrap - South Alabama Wins 41-39|
The Jaguars grabbed a Week 2 victory over the Green Wave on Saturday, winning 41-39 at Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
South Alabama was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 49.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Ross Metheny completed 19 of 30 pass attempts for 290 yards for the Jaguars in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Green Wave defense.
Orleans Darkwa rushed for 32 yards for Tulane, while Josh Rounds added 13 yards. Nick Montana threw for 327 yards for the Green Wave, while receivers Ryan Grant and Xavier Rush had 187 and 34 yards respectively.
South Alabama outgained Tulane 465-372 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 25-20 by the Jaguars.
Tulane led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 30:03/29:57 split in that important category.
South Alabama looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Western Kentucky. Tulane will aim to get back on the winning track at Louisiana Tech.