Tulsa Golden Hurricane vs Houston Cougars 2/19/2020 Odds, Picks and Spread
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Tulsa Golden Hurricane vs Houston Cougars 2/19/2020 – Two of the top three teams from the American Athletic Conference, Tulsa Golden Hurricane and Houston Cougars are all set to clash at Fertitta Center in Houston, Texas. This is an important and anticipated game as the top online sportsbooks are out with their picks and predictions. Tulsa is sitting at the third spot in the AAC play, while Houston Cougars are topping the list at the first position. Both teams have played some impressive basketball this season and the journey is not yet over.
Tulsa Golden Hurricane vs Houston Cougars 2/19/2020
Tulsa Golden Hurricane
The Golden Hurricane won nine of their 12 conference games and are 17-8 with their overall record. Tulsa is on a two-game winning streak, but they need to take out the toughest team in their league. In their last game, they defeated the South Florida Bulls with a final score of 56-48. Their top scorer is average close to 14 points per game on average, while their assists lead is holding an average of three-plus assists per game. Tulsa Golden Hurricane has defeated most of the teams in the AAC play and they have looked promising this season.
Players to watch: B. Rachal G (24 GP 29.3 MIN 13.5 PTS 6.2 REB 1.4 AST 1.7 STL 0.7 BLK 2.1 TO 46.9 FG% 81.3 FT% 22.2 3PT%), M. Igbanu F (25 GP 25.8 MIN 12.8 PTS 4.8 REB 0.9 AST 0.6 STL 0.3 BLK 1.8 TO 55.2 FG% 71.3 FT% 25 3PT%), J. Horne F (25 GP 28.4 MIN 11 PTS 5 REB 1.5 AST 0.9 STL 0.5 BLK 1.3 TO 42.1 FG% 82.6 FT% 33.6 3PT%).
Houston Cougars have won 10 of their 13 conference games and are 20-6 with their overall record. The Cougars have been dominating the AAC play for a long time and their incredible skills on the court have brought them to the top spot. However, their last outing against SMU Mustangs did not go well as they were forced to settle with a final score of 73-72. It was a close game, but the Cougars eventually surrendered to the Mustangs. Houston will use this opportunity to bounce back from the loss.
Players to watch: C. Mills G (26 GP 21.9 MIN 12.4 PTS 2.3 REB 1.2 AST 0.5 STL 0.2 BLK 1.3 TO 38.5 FG% 76.1 FT% 34.8 3PT%), Q. Grimes G (26 GP 28.7 MIN 12.3 PTS 3.8 REB 2.8 AST 0.8 STL 0.2 BLK 2.4 TO 44.5 FG% 66.3 FT% 32.4 3PT%), N. Hinton G (26 GP 30.4 MIN 10.3 PTS 9 REB 2.1 AST 1.3 STL 0.2 BLK 1.2 TO 40.1 FG% 70.8 FT% 38 3PT%).
Tulsa Golden Hurricane vs Houston Cougars Betting Predictions
Tulsa Golden Hurricane
Tulsa is 8-2 ATS in their last 10 games.
Houston is 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
Tulsa Golden Hurricane vs Houston Cougars Betting Picks
The ncaa college basketball odds have predicted Houston to secure a victory with their home advantage. On the other hand, the Cougars have a better shooting and defensive unit than Tulsa Golden Hurricane.
Moneyline: A moneyline of +530 is set for Tulsa and a moneyline of -670 is out for Houston.
ATS: The spread for Tulsa is +10.5 is this game and the spread for the Cougars is -10.5.
Totals: A total of over 128 is allocated for the Golden Eagles and the same will go under for the Cougars.
Score Prediction: 60-57, Houston Cougars.