Tulane Defeats Louisiana-Monroe 31-14 - Recap
|Tulane Defeats Louisiana-Monroe 31-14 - Recap|
Orleans Darkwa ran for 118 yards as Tulane handled Louisiana-Monroe by a score of 31-14 on Saturday at Malone Stadium.
Tulane was an underdog by 12 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 54.5.
Nick Montana completed 7 of 20 pass attempts for 65 yards for the Green Wave in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Warhawks defense.
Jyruss Edwards rushed for 15 yards for Louisiana-Monroe, while Centarius Donald added 9 yards. Kolton Browning threw for 134 yards for the Warhawks, while receivers Ajalen Holley and Tony Cook had 53 and 51 yards respectively.
Tulane outgained Louisiana-Monroe 318-293 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 17-15 by the Green Wave.
The time of possession battle favored Tulane as their offense was on the field for 36:24, longer than the 23:36 of their opponents.
Next game, Tulane takes its act home to face North Texas looking for another win. For Louisiana-Monroe, they head home to face Western Kentucky.