Temple Owls vs Tulane Green Wave Prediction, 10/31/2020 College Football Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: Temple Owls vs Tulane Green Wave
Date: Saturday, October 31, 2020
Location: Yulman Stadium
Odds/Point Spread: Temple (+1)
Michael Pratt and the Tulane Green Wave (2-4) host the Temple Owls (1-2) at Yulman Stadium on Saturday, October 31, 2020. The odds on this contest have Tulane as 1-point favorites. The O/U is set at 64.5.
In their last contest, the Temple Owls faced the Memphis Tigers and left there with a loss by a score of 41-29. Anthony Russo went 41/63 with 387 yards by way of passing and tossed 4 TD's. He threw 3 interceptions for the contest. Re'Mahn Davis paced the team on the ground in this contest. He had a long run of 30 yards but wasn't able to convert a rushing touchdown. He rushed for a total of 113 yards by way of 20 carries which had him averaging 5.7 yards per tote. Randle Jones was the leader in receiving yardage with a tally of 118 yards on 12 receptions. He averaged 9.8 yards per catch in this contest.
The Owls have earned 1,323 yards in total this season. As a unit they're averaging 141.7 yards via the ground game which ranks them 63rd in the country. When it comes to notching touchdowns, Temple has totaled 9 touchdowns via the pass and 3 touchdowns via the ground. Concerning getting in the endzone, the Temple Owls hold an average of 32.3 PPG. The Owls are sitting in 93rd in Division 1 concerning team defense, giving up 36.3 PPG. They are allowing teams to run for an average of 3.9 yards per rush and 190.0 rushing yards per game this season. For the year, they have conceded 570 yards via the ground game in 3 outings. When it comes to passing yards, the Owls have allowed 542 yds which ranks them 39th in the nation. During their 3 games, they have yielded 180.7 yards per outing through the air as well as giving up a completion percentage of 52.5%. During the season, they have surrendered 370.7 yards/game which has them sitting 49th in the nation.
Anthony Russo has connected on 536 of his career 899 throws for a completion percentage of 59.6%. He is averaging 232.9 yards per outing. For his career, Russo has thrown for 6,287 yards with 44 touchdowns and 32 picks. He has a quarterback rating of 127.4 with a TD percentage of 4.9% and an interception percentage of 3.6%. Over the course of his time in college, he has attempted running the ball 100 times for a total of 25 yards.
The last time they played, the Tulane Green Wave played the UCF Knights and ended up taking the loss by a score of 51-34. Stephon Huderson led the team on the ground in this outing. He had a long run of 16 yards and he tallied 1 TD in this outing. He rushed for 88 yards by way of 14 carries which meant he was running for 6.3 yards per tote. Jha'Quan Jackson was the leader in receiving yardage by racking up 59 yards on 4 catches. He notched an average of 14.8 yards per catch in this outing. Michael Pratt went 14/24 with 215 yards by way of the pass and threw 3 TD's. He tossed 1 pick for the contest.
In relation to how much they score, the Green Wave are ranked 28th in college football averaging 36.0 points per contest. During the season so far, the Green Wave have earned 989 yards through the air along with an average of 164.8 passing yards per game, giving them a rank of 85th in the nation. They hold an average of 215.2 yards per game via the ground game and have toted the ball for 1,291 yards in total. The Tulane Green Wave average 380.0 yards per contest which is good for 65th in D-1. Tulane has given up a total of 912 yards rushing (152.0 yards per contest) and 12 touchdowns via the rush for the year. The Green Wave are giving up 35.3 points per contest, which has them 91st in D-1. This season, they have relinquished 212 points in total. They have surrendered 14 touchdowns through the air in addition to 324.3 yards per outing, which puts them in 106th in the nation.
In the 4 contests in his career, Michael Pratt has connected on 45 of 96 attempts for 690 yards. He averages 172.5 yards per contest through the air with a 127.1 QB rating. Pratt has passed for 7 touchdowns compared to 2 interceptions in his collegiate career. He has scampered for 52 yards on 48 tries. His TD percentage when attempting a pass is 7.3% and his interception percentage is 2.1%.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Owls +1 and under 64.5 total points
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