Central Florida Knights at Tulane Green Wave
|Date & Time||Tuesday January 14, 2020, 8:00 PM (EST)|
Fieldhouse, Gregg County, Texas, 75604, USA
Tulane -1.5, O/U 132.5
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The UCF Knights are traveling to the Devlin Fieldhouse in New Orleans, Louisiana to face off against the Tulane Green Wave. The UCF Knights are 9-7 on the year and 0-4 in conference play, following a 14 point loss to the Cincinnati Bearcats. The Tulane Green Wave are coming into this game off of a 14 point win against the Temple Owls, boosting them to 10-6 on the year and 2-2 in conference play.
The UCF Knights enter this matchup averaging 69.3 points per game and also allow 67.3 points per game. The Knights are led by senior guard, Dazon Ingram. Ingram leads UCF in rebounding and assist, averaging 8.7 points per game, 7.3 rebounds per game, and 3.8 assist per game. Ingram has struggled shooting the ball this year, shooting only 38.7% from the field. If UCF wants to keep this game close, they are going to need Ingram to score the ball better than he has been.
The Tulane Green Wave are averaging 71.9 points per game and also allow 67.9 points per game. The Green Wave are led by junior guard, Teshaun Hightower. Hightower is leading the Green Wave in scoring, averaging an impressive 17.3 points per game. Not only can Hightower score the ball efficiently, he is also active on the glass. Hightower is grabbing 5.1 rebounds per game.
Recent Betting Trends
The UCF Knights are 8-8 ATS this year.
UCF is 2-4 ATS their last 6 games.
The Tulane Green Wave is 11-5 ATS this year.
Tulane is 5-1 ATS their last 6 games.
In this matchup I like Tulane to win and cover the spread. Tulane is a much better team and the Green Wave is 5-1 ATS their last 6 games. UCF is only 2-4 ATS their last 6 games. Final score prediction, the Tulane Green Waves will win and cover the spread 72-65.