East Carolina vs Tulane Wrap - Tulane Wins 36-33
|East Carolina vs Tulane Wrap - Tulane Wins 36-33|
The Green Wave grabbed a Week 7 victory over the Pirates on Saturday, winning 36-33 at Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
Tulane was an underdog by 13.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 53.5.
Devin Powell completed 23 of 39 pass attempts for 224 yards for the Green Wave in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Pirates defense.
Vintavious Cooper rushed for 87 yards for East Carolina, while Chris Hairston added 1 yards. Shane Carden threw for 480 yards for the Pirates, while receivers Justin Hardy and Vintavious Cooper had 230 and 84 yards respectively.
Tulane lost the offensive yardage battle to East Carolina 543-310 yards in Saturday's game. East Carolina had more first downs as that total ended up 31-15.
Tulane led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 30:17/29:43 split in that important category.
Next game, Tulane takes its act home to face Tulsa looking for another win. For East Carolina, they head home to face Southern Miss.