It’ll be the Tulane Green Wave (3-0) against the Southern Miss Golden Eagles (1-2) in college football play at Yulman Stadium in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Tulane vs. Southern Miss Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 11 points, with bookmakers listing Tulane as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, Tulane has -452 odds to pick up the win, while Southern Miss is listed at +342 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 48.5 points.
How to Watch Tulane vs. Southern Miss Live?
- Game Day: Saturday, September 24, 2022
- Game Time: 7:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: ESPN+
- Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
- Stadium: Yulman Stadium
Tulane has the 66th-ranked offense this year (421.0 yards per game), and has been even better defensively, ranking fifth-best with just 220.7 yards allowed per game. On the defensive side of the ball, Tulane has been a top-25 unit, ranking sixth-best by giving up only 6.7 points per game. The offense ranks 44th (37.0 points per game). Tulane owns the 63rd-ranked offense this year in terms of passing yards (249.3 passing yards per game), and has been better on the other side of the ball, ranking best with only 72.0 passing yards allowed per game. On offense, Tulane ranks 60th in the FBS with 171.7 rushing yards per game. Meanwhile, the defensive unit ranks 78th in rushing yards allowed per contest (148.7). Tulane ranks 102nd in third-down percentage this year (33.3%), but has been thriving on defense, ranking 12th-best in the FBS with a 25.0% third-down percentage allowed. With four forced turnovers (71st in the FBS) against five turnovers committed (72nd in the FBS), Tulane’s -1-1 turnover margin ranks 100th in college football.
Southern Miss is putting up 406.0 total yards per game on offense this season (74th-ranked). Meanwhile, it is surrendering 375.3 total yards per game (80th-ranked). Southern Miss ranks 66th in the FBS with 32.7 points per contest on offense, and it ranks 60th with 23.0 points given up per game on the defensive side of the ball. With 248.7 passing yards per game on offense, Southern Miss ranks 65th in the FBS. Defensively, it ranks 81st, giving up 231.7 passing yards per contest. In terms of rushing, Southern Miss ranks 75th in the FBS on offense (157.3 rushing yards per game) and 72nd on the other side of the ball (143.7 rushing yards allowed per game). In terms of third-down efficiency, Southern Miss ranks 98th in the FBS (35.0% third-down conversion rate) and 77th on defense (38.2% third-down rate allowed). At -2, Southern Miss sports the 100th-ranked turnover margin in the FBS, with six forced turnovers (27th in the FBS) and eight turnovers committed (115th in the FBS).
Tulane vs. Southern Miss Betting Analysis
Tulane Betting Insights
Tulane is a perfect 3-0-0 against the spread so far this season. Tulane is a perfect 2-0 ATS when playing as at least 11-point favorites. This season, Tulane games have yet to hit the over once. The Green Wave have been listed as the moneyline favorite only two other times so far this season, and they won both of the games. The Green Wave have played as a moneyline favorite of -452 or shorter in only two games this season, and they won both.
Golden Eagles Betting Insights
Southern Miss has covered the spread in each of its three games with a set spread. Southern Miss is a perfect 1-0 ATS when playing as at least 11-point underdogs. Southern Miss games have gone over the total twice this season. The Golden Eagles have lost both games they’ve played as underdogs this season. The Golden Eagles have a record of 0-0 in games where oddsmakers have them as underdogs of at least +342 on the moneyline.
Tulane vs. Southern Miss Against The Spread & Betting Records
|Point Total AVG||55.7||59.0||49.0|
|Implied Total AVG||41.0||46.0||31.0|
|Moneyline Favorite Record||2-0||2-0||0-0|
|Moneyline Underdog Record||1-0||0-0||1-0|
|Point Total AVG||50.7||50.5||51.0|
|Implied Total AVG||35.7||34.0||39.0|
|Moneyline Favorite Record||0-0||0-0||0-0|
|Moneyline Underdog Record||0-2||0-1||0-1|
Players to Watch
- Macon Clark has helped spur the Green Wave’s defense with 12 tackles, 1.0 TFL, and one interception in three games.
- The Green Wave’s defensive unit has been aided by the contributions of Corey Platt Jr., who has suited up for three games and registered 1.0 sack to go with 1.0 TFL, seven tackles, and one interception.
- Dorian Williams has helped spur the Green Wave’s defense with one interception to go along with nine tackles and one pass defended in three games.
- Jesus Machado, as part of the Green Wave’s defense, has compiled 11 tackles in three games.
- On defense, Swayze Bozeman has helped keep opposing offenses in check with five tackles, 2.0 TFL, and two sacks in three games.
- On defense, Malik Shorts has helped lead the charge with nine tackles and two interceptions in three games.
- The Golden Eagles’ Dominic Quewon has totaled three tackles, 1.0 TFL, and two sacks in three games.
- On defense, Josh Ratcliff has supplied four tackles, 1.0 TFL, and 1.5 sacks in three games.
Tulane vs. Southern Miss Predictions and Pick
Tulane vs. Southern Miss betting card
- Pick ATS:
Green Wave (-11)
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Our prediction to win this contest is Tulane, and we expect that Tulane will cover the spread (Tulane -11). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going under the posted total of 48.5 points.