Tulane vs. Tulsa - 1/27/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Tulsa Golden Hurricane (14-5) at Tulane Green Wave (13-7)
College Basketball: Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Devlin Fieldhouse)
The Line: Tulane Green Wave +4 -- Over/Under: 127 See the Latest Odds
The Tulane Green Wave and the Tulsa Golden Hurricane face off on Tuesday at Devlin Fieldhouse in AAC college basketball action.
The Tulane Green Wave are 13-7 this season and they have lost three of their last four games. Tulane is averaging 67.5 points and they are shooting 43.5 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 65.2 points and their opponents are shooting 43.6 percent. Louis Dabney leads the Gren Wave averaging 13.9 points per game. Jay Hook is averaging 11.9 points, Jonathan Stark is averaging 11.8 points, and Dylan Osetkowski is averaging 6.6 points. Tulane is 9-4 at home and 4-4 in American Athletic Conference play.
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The Tulsa Golden Hurricane are 14-5 this season and they have won their last nine games in a row. Tulsa is averaging 67.1 points and they are shooting 43.1 percent while defensively they are allowing 60.7 points and their opponents are shooting 43.6 percent. James Woodard leads the Golden Hurricane averaging 15.6 points per game. Shaquille Harrison is averaging 15.4 points, Rashad Smith is averaging 8.4 points and 6.5 rebounds, and Marquel Curtis is averaging 8.2 points. Tulsa is 5-2 on the road and 7-0 in AAC games.
Tulane is 8-3 against the spread following a loss, 2-5 against the spread following a game that they covered the point spread, and 1-4 against the spread in their last five home games. Tulsa is 5-1 against the spread in their last six games, 5-1 against the spread against the AAC, and 2-7 against the spread in their last nine road games. The favorite has covered the point spread in fur of the last five meetings of these two.
With the total set at 127 my free pick is going to be on the over as I see there being enough scoring. My stronger play is on who will cover the spread and I will post that in the Premium Area as well as on the App.