Houston vs. Tulane - 2/6/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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Tulane Green Wave (10-11) at Houston Cougars (17-5)
College Basketball: Thursday, February 6, 2020 at 9:00 pm (Fertitta Center)
The Line: Houston Cougars -17 -- Over/Under: 135 Click Here for the Latest Odds
The Tulane Green Wave and Houston Cougars meet Thursday in college basketball action at the Fertitta Center.
The Tulane Green Wave need a win here to snap a five-game losing streak. The Tulane Green Wave are averaging 73.9 points on 44.9 percent shooting and allowing 67.6 points on 45 percent shooting. Teshaun Hightower is averaging 16.4 points and 4.7 rebounds while KJ Lawson is averaging 15.8 points and 2.4 assists. Christion Thompson is the third double-digit scorer and Jordan Walker is grabbing 1.9 rebounds. The Tulane Green Wave are shooting 36.9 percent from beyond the arc and 71.3 percent from the free throw line. The Tulane Green Wave are allowing 36 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 28.7 rebounds per game. The Tulane Green Wave have lost four of their last five road games.
The Houston Cougars look for another win after winning 10 of their last 12 games. The Houston Cougars are averaging 74.4 points on 43.4 percent shooting and allowing 63.8 points on 38.2 percent shooting. Caleb Mills is averaging 12.9 points and 2.4 rebounds while Quentin Grimes is averaging 12.3 points and 3.7 rebounds. Fabian White Jr. is the third double-digit scorer and Nate Hinton is grabbing 9.4 rebounds. The Houston Cougars are shooting 33.8 percent from beyond the arc and 72.3 percent from the free throw line. The Houston Cougars are allowing 31.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 39.6 rebounds per game. The Houston Cougars haven’t lost a home game since December 15.
The Green Wave are 9-3 ATS in their last 12 road games, 9-20 ATS in their last 29 Thursday games and 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Cougars are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 home games and 10-3 ATS in their last 13 games overall. The under is 5-2 in Green Wave last 7 overall. The under is 7-0 in Cougars last 7 overall. The road team is 10-3 ATS in the last 13 meetings.
The Tulane Green Wave come into this contest riding a five-game losing streak where they're losing by an average of 16 points and shooting 38.1 percent from the field. The Houston Cougars win at home by an average of 13 points while allowing just 36.3 percent shooting from the field. Basically, this isn't the game where Tulane is going to stop the bleeding. I'll lay the massive number with the Houston Cougars.