Tulane vs. Tennessee-Martin - 12/5/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks (3-2) at Tulane Green Wave (2-5)
College Basketball: Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 8:00 pm (Devlin Fieldhouse)
The Line: Tulane Green Wave -8 -- Over/Under: 148.5 See the Latest Odds
The Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks go on the road to face the Tulane Green Wave to college basketball action.
The Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks are eyeing a third consecutive victory after upending UNC-Asheville 87-70 as an eleven point favorite on Saturday. UTM took a ten point lead after 20 minutes and were never challenged with 21 Bulldogs turnovers paving the way to 17 more looks.
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Quintin Dove led the Skyhawks offensive explosion with 22 points and six rebounds on 10-12 marksmanship while Preston Parks and Parrish Hewitt netted 13 points each and combined for seven boards and nine helpers on 10-22 shooting. Kevin Little gave Tennessee-Martin eleven points and seven assists followed by a combined 17 points from DelFinko Bogan and Derek Hawthorn Jr.
The Tulane Green Wave saw their losing streak reach four games with a 62-61 loss to visiting Southeastern Louisiana as a 10.5 point favorite on Saturday. Tulane held a 44.9%-41.7% edge in marksmanship but 17 turnovers led the way to a decisive eleven more Lions shots.
Jordan Cornish was the top Green Wave scorer with 18 points and five boards along with a team high six turnovers on 6-13 from the floor Caleb Daniels gave Tulane 14 points on 5-10 accuracy followed by Connor Crabtree and Kevin Zhang with eight points apiece with Zhang hauling in nine rebounds.
UTM Skyhawks are 2-7 ATS in their last 9 games overall and UTM Skyhawks are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 non-conference games. Tulane Green Wave are 15-37-3 ATS in their last 55 home games and Tulane Green Wave are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 non-conference games and Tulane Green Wave are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games overall.
Tulane has played better in my view but Tennessee-Martin can be an itch that can’t be scratched…