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Thursday’s Best Bets for the Game Between Cougars and Green Wave 10/07/2021

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Thursday's Best Bets for the Game Between Cougars and Green Wave 10-07-2021

Cougars and Green Wave 10/07/2021 – The Houston Cougars are on a four-game winning streak and they hope to keep that fire burning heading to NCAA Week 6. They will be taking their act on the road and taking on the Tulane Green Wave this coming Thursday, October 7. The kick-off begins at exactly 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time inside the Yulman Stadium in New Orleans, Louisiana. The television rights have been granted to ESPN and they will be sharing the same feed to SofaScore for the online live stream. This is going to be close with NCAAF betting lines seeing the Houston Cougars with the edge over the Tulane Green Wave. 

Cougars and Green Wave 10/07/2021

When: Thursday, October 7, 7:30 PM ET
Where: Yulman Stadium, New Orleans, Louisiana
TV: ESPN
Stream: Sofascore
Cougars and Green Wave 10/07/2021
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Cougars -4 (-107) 65.5 o (-107) -200
Green Wave +4 (-107) 65.5 u (-107) +162
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Cougars

After losing their first game of the season against the Texas Tech Red Raiders, this team went on a four-game winning streak. Among the teams that they defeated with the Rice Owls, Grambling State Tigers, Navy Midshipmen and the most recent were the Tulsa Golden Hurricane. In that last match, the Cougars dominated and won by a very wide margin of 35 points. QB Clayton Tune stepped up providing 241 yards, two touchdown passes but had one interception. RB Alton McCaskill was the best player as he had 17 rushing attacks and it gave the Cougars 77 yards and three touchdowns.

Players to Watch: C. Tune QB (CMP 92, ATT 129, YDS 970, CMP% 71.3, AVG 7.5, LNG 47, TD 7, INT 6, SACK 10, SYL -69, RTG 143.1) ,I. Ogbogu QB (CMP 17, ATT 30, YDS 229, CMP% 56.7, AVG 7.6, LNG 37, TD 2, INT 0, SACK 3, SYL -30, RTG 142.8), A. McCaskill RB (ATT 68, YDS 310, AVG 4.6, LNG 34, TD 7), T. Henry RB (ATT 24, YDS 122, AVG 5.1, LNG 17, TD 3), N. Dell WR (REC 31, YDS 424, AVG 13.7, LNG 37, TD 3).

Green Wave

The Tulsa Green Wave is carrying a horrendous 1-4 record heading to NCAA Football Week 6. The last time this team won was against the Morgan State Bears in dominating fashion, 69-20. Since then, this team went on a three-game losing streak with their most recent loss being on the road against the East Carolina Pirates, 29-52. Michael Pratt at the QB position struggled all night with three interceptions but was able to give the team 268 yards and a touchdown pass. He was also the player who was able to reach the end zone twice in 12 rushing attempts and 21 yards. 

Players to Watch: M. Pratt QB (CMP 94, ATT 160, YDS 1150, CMP% 58.8, AVG 7.2, LNG 59, TD 11, INT 5, SACK 8, SYL -47, RTG 135.6), (ATT 50, YDS 117, AVG 2.3, LNG 18, TD 4), J. Ibieta QB (CMP 13, ATT 22, YDS 166, CMP% 59.1, AVG 7.5, LNG 44, TD 2, INT 2, SACK 0, SYL 0, RTG 134.3), C. Carroll RB (ATT 42, YDS 204, AVG 4.9, LNG 40, TD 2), T. James TE (REC 19, YDS 289, AVG 15.2, LNG 43, TD 2).

Cougars and Green Wave Betting Numbers

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Cougars

Houston are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
Houston are 12-4-1 ATS in their last 17 games against Tulane.
Cougars are 14-3 SU in their last 17 games against Tulane.
Houston are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games on the road.
Houston are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games when playing on the road against Tulane.

Green Wave

Tulane are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Tulane’s last 6 games.
Tulane are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tulane’s last 6 games against Houston.
Tulane are 10-2 ATS in their last 12 games at home.

Cougars and Green Wave Betting Picks

The Tulane Green Wave is seen in the top online sportsbook as the underdogs but the spread is closer than expected. The Houston Cougars should be the best bet to win and expect the score to be over.