Tulane Green Wave vs Navy Midshipmen 10/26/2019 Odds, Spread and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Tulane Green Wave vs Navy Midshipmen 10/26/2019 – The Tulane Green Wave collide with the Navy Midshipmen in an American Athletic Conference showdown with bowl eligibility implications. The Green Wave are slight favorites by sportsbooks to prevail despite losing their last game to Memphis. Despite the odds, Tulane cannot take Navy for granted. The Midshipmen will be out to prove online betting sites wrong following a big win over South Florida recently. The last time these two teams met, it was the Green Wave prevailing by one-point at home.
Tulane Green Wave vs Navy Midshipmen 10/26/2019
Tulane Green Wave
Tulane is one of the well balanced offensive machines in the league to date. The Green Wave is the second-best rushing offensive team with 267.71 yards and also ranks third in yards per play with 6.72. Leading the way for them is quarterback Justin McMillan. He leads the team with 69 carries, 390 rushing yards, and 7 touchdowns. Supporting him will be the team’s group of running backs like Corey Dauphine, Amare Jones, Darius Bradwell, and Cameron Carroll. Tulane is not doing bad on defense either. The Tulane Green Wave ranks fourth in total defense with 346.9 and seventh in yards allowed per play at 5.23. With bowl eligibility on the line, only a major meltdown can stop the Green Wave.
Players to watch: J. McMillan QB 92 CMP 160 ATT 1,229 YDS 57.5 CMP% 7.7 AVG 53 LNG 9 TD 5 INT; C. Dauphine RB 36 ATT 377 YDS 10.5 AVG 57 LNG; D. Bradwell RB 66 ATT 325 YDS 4.9 AVG 25 LNG; D. Mooney WR 24 REC 397 YDS 16.5 AVG 48 LNG; J. McClesky WR 21 REC 255 YDS 12.1 AVG 53 LNG
The Navy Midshipmen cannot be totally counted out against Tulane Green Wave. They hope to ride on their three-game winning streak and give Tulane a scare. Navy is dealing with injuries to its backfield, missing several key players that could help boost their bowl chances. Quarterback Malcolm Perry needs to be sharp to make the Midshipmen triple-option attack work. He leads the team with 124 attempts, 792 yards, and 14 touchdowns. Equally important for Navy will be their defense. The Midshipmen have shown signs of improvement, allowing just 4.63 yards per play. Navy also ranks 13th in total defense with 282.5 and 16th in rushing defense with 96.67.
Players to watch: M. Perry QB 24 CMP 40 ATT 489 YDS 60 CMP% 12.2 AVG 80 LNG 3 TD 2 INT; N. Smith RB 85 ATT 343 YDS 4 AVG 49 LNG; T. Maloy RB 20 ATT 193 YDS 9.6 AVG 26 LNG; C. Williams WR 5 REC 171 YDS 34.2 AVG 80 LNG; M. Cooper WR 7 REC 146 YDS 20.9 AVG 44 LNG
Tulane Green Wave vs Navy Midshipmen Betting Numbers
Tulane Green Wave
Tulane is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Navy is 9-1 ATS in their last 10 games.
Tulane Green Wave vs Navy Midshipmen Betting Picks
Best betting websites pick the Tulane Green Wave to win over the Navy Midshipmen this weekend. The Green Wave is predicted to win by a score of 32.6-32.1, covering the spread and total going over.