Recap - Green Wave Defeat Southeastern Louisiana 47-33
|Recap - Green Wave Defeat Southeastern Louisiana 47-33|
The Green Wave were Week 1 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Lions by a score of 47-33 at Louisiana Superdome.
The Green Wave earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 18.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 58.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Ryan Griffin completed 14 of 24 pass attempts for 267 yards for the Green Wave in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Zeke Jones rushed for 65 yards for Southeastern Louisiana, while Sam Fairley added 56 yards. Brian Young threw for 249 yards for the Lions, while receivers Brandon Collins and Carl Pearson had 94 and 61 yards respectively.
Tulane was outgained by Southeastern Louisiana 419-393 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-18 by the Lions.
The time of possession battle favored Tulane as their offense was on the field for 32:57, longer than the 27:03 of their opponents.
Tulane looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Tulsa. Southeastern Louisiana will aim to get back on the winning track at Southern Miss.