Looking to win big? The Hornets and Green Wave face off at 7:00 ET on ESPN+. The Green Wave are hosting the game at Devlin Fieldhouse in New Orleans, LA. The over/under goal line for this matchup is currently at 152.5 points, and the Green Wave are favored to win at home against the Hornets.
SACRAMENTO STATE HORNETS VS TULANE GREEN WAVE BETTING PICK
The Pick: Sacramento State Hornets +10
This game will be played at Devlin Fieldhouse at 7:00 ET on Friday, November 17th.
WHY BET THE SACRAMENTO STATE HORNETS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-67 in favor of the Green Wave.
- Even though we have Tulane winning straight-up, we like Sacramento State at +10.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 152.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 142 points.
Are the Hornets Ready for a Win at New Orleans?
Sacramento State, who are currently 0-2, will be playing their third game of the season. So far, all of the Hornets’ games have been on the road. Sacramento State has a current record vs. the spread of 0-2 heading into today’s game. In their previous three games, the school has an ATS record of 0-2, with an average scoring differential of +5.
Through two games, Sacramento State has an over/under record of 2-0-0 with their games averaging a combined 152 points per game so far. In the Hornets’ last five games, the combined scoring average stands at 80 points per game, accompanied by an over/under record of 4-0.
In their recent matchup, the Sacramento State offense ended with 73 points against Stanford. They finished with an overall field goal percentage of 38.2% and made 10 threes. For the season, the Sacramento State offense has struggled to get to the free-throw line, ranking just 347th in terms of free-throw attempts per game. Their overall field goal percentage is currently 45%.
Currently, the Hornets’ defense holds the 107th rank in the nation, allowing 78.0 points per game. The Sacramento State defense is coming off a game in which they gave up a total of 91 points and allowed Stanford to connect on 8 threes.
Does Tulane Have What it Takes to Win as Home Favorites?
Following a 88-71 victory over Northwestern State in their previous game, Tulane’s overall record now stands at 2-0. Looking back at their previous three games where they were favored, Tulane has a straight-up record of 3-0. Prior to today’s game, Tulane has a 0-2 ATS record. Over their last three games, the Green Wave has gone 1-2 ATS with an average scoring margin of +8.
Through two games, Tulane has an over/under record of 2-0-0 with their games averaging a combined 165.5 points per game so far. Looking at the Green Wave’s last three games, their over/under record is 3-0 with their games averaging 87 points per game.
In their latest game, Tulane offense put up 88 points against Northwestern State. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 51.8% and made 1 three. The top scorer for the Green Wave was Kevin Cross with 23 points, while Kolby King also chipped in with 20 points.
The Green Wave’s defense is presently ranked 98th nationally, allowing an average of 76.0 points per contest. In terms of field goal percentage allowed, Tulane’s defense has allowed opponents to shoot 43.6% from the field, including a three-point shooting percentage allowed of 30.8% this season.