Tulane Green Wave vs Southern Miss Golden Eagles Prediction, 9/26/2020 College Football Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: Tulane Green Wave vs Southern Miss Golden Eagles
Date: Saturday, September 26, 2020
Location: M. M. Roberts Stadium
Odds/Point Spread: Tulane (-3.5)
Jack Abraham and the Southern Miss Golden Eagles host the Tulane Green Wave at M. M. Roberts Stadium on Saturday, September 26, 2020. Southern Miss opens this game as 3.5-point dogs. The over/under opens at 54.
In the last game they played, the Tulane Green Wave played the Navy Midshipmen and left there with a loss by a score of 27-24. Tyjae Spears led the team on the ground for the game. He broke a long run for 42 yards but wasn't able to convert a rushing touchdown. He racked up a total of 119 yards on 18 carries which had him averaging 6.6 yards per run. Tyrick James was the receiving yardage leader with a tally of 38 yards on 2 receptions. He notched an average of 19 yards per catch for the game. Keon Howard went 10/25 with 108 yards via the pass but wasn't able to get any balls in the endzone via the pass. He walked away with 1 pick for the game.
The Green Wave have earned 770 total yards this season. Offensively they hold an average of 235.5 yards on the ground giving them a rank of 15th in D-1. When it comes to getting in the endzone, Tulane has compiled 7 rushing touchdowns. Regarding scoring points, the Tulane Green Wave are averaging 25.5 PPG. When talking about yards via the pass, the Green Wave are allowing 467 yards which has them ranked 36th in the nation. Overall, they have yielded 371.5 yards/game ranking them 26th in the country. The Green Wave sit in 25th in Division 1 in terms of the opposition scoring, allowing 25.5 points per contest. They are allowing 3.1 yards per tote and 138 rushing yards per contest this year. In their 2 games played this season, they are allowing 233.5 yards per contest through the air in addition to giving up a completion percentage of 59.2%. Overall, they have conceded 276 yards via the running game in 2 games.
In their last outing, the Southern Miss Golden Eagles took the field against the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs and ended up taking the loss by a score of 31-30. Jack Abraham went 24/32 with 264 yards through the air and tossed 3 TD's. He walked away with 1 interception for the contest. Don Ragsdale led the team on the ground in this outing. He had a long run of 21 yards but he never crossed the endzone by way of the rush. He rushed for a total of 56 yards on 11 carries which meant he averaged 5.1 yards per run. Tim Jones was the leader in receiving yardage by earning 160 yards on 8 receptions. He averaged 20.0 yards per reception in this outing.
For the year so far, the Golden Eagles currently have a total of 578 passing yards not to mention holding an average of 289 passing yards per outing, which ranks 13th in the country. The Southern Miss Golden Eagles have an average of 401 yards/outing which is good for 29th in the nation. They hold an average of 112 yards per game via the ground game and have rushed for 224 yards for the year. When looking at how much they score, the Golden Eagles currently rank 34th in college football averaging 25.5 points per game. Southern Miss has allowed a total of 326 yards on the ground (163 yards/game) in addition to 1 touchdown by way of the ground game so far this season. The Golden Eagles are giving up 31.5 points per game, ranking them 37th in Division 1. Overall, they have allowed 63 pts. They have conceded 7 touchdowns through the air and 290.5 yards/outing, which has them ranked 45th in the nation.
Who will win tonight's Green Wave/Golden Eagles college football game against the spread?
Josh's Pick: Take the Green Wave -3.5
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