Tulane at Tulsa - 11/5/22 College Football Picks and Prediction
Tulsa Golden Hurricane (3-5) vs Tulane Green Wave (7-1)
Game Info: Saturday, November 5, 2022 at 12:00 pm (Skelly Field at H.A. Chapman Stadium)
Betting Odds: Tulsa Golden Hurricane +7.5 -- Over/Under: 57.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Tulane Green Wave and Tulsa Golden Hurricane face off on Saturday in a college football showdown at Chapman Stadium. Tulsa has beaten Tulane in overtime each of the last two times they have faced off.
Tulane comes into this game with a 7-1 record overall and they have also gone 7-1 against the spread. In the last game against the Memphis Tigers, Tulane scored 38 points, and that was enough to secure the 10-point victory. They were actually outscored 28-3 in the second half, so the game was a lot closer than it needed to be. Michael Pratt completed 20 of his 29 passes for 158 yards, one touchdown, and zero interceptions. Tulane is averaging 33.6 points while their defense is giving up 17.4 points per game.
On the other side of this matchup is Tulsa who sits with a 3-5 record overall and they have gone 2-5-1 against the spread. In the last game against SMU the defense gave up 45 points, and that led to the 11 point defeat. Braylon Baxton completed 8 of his 14 passes for 120 yards and two touchdowns. Davis Brin completed 7 of his 16 passes for 96 yards and a touchdown. Running back Deneric Price had a big game finishing with 19 carries for 86 yards. Tulsa is averaging 32.4 points while their defense is giving up 34 points per game.
Tulane is 4-0 against the spread in their last four games. Tulsa is 7-0 against the spread in their last seven games in November. Tulane is 1-7 against the spread in their last eight meetings in Tulsa. The favorite is 15-2 against the spread in the last 17 meetings played between the two teams.
Tulane is going to jump out to a big lead in this game much like they did in the last game against Memphis, but this team they aren’t going to take their foot off the gas. Tulane is averaging 33.6 points per game, and they are going to have no issue running up the score here. Look for Tulane to score at least 35 points, and that is going to be the difference as Tulane gets the job done.