Alcorn State Braves vs. Tulsa Golden Hurricane Free Prediction

Jose VasquezArticles, Basketball, College Basketball

The Tulsa Golden Hurricane welcome the Alcorn State Braves to Donald Reynolds Center to open their seasons. Action gets underway at 8 p.m. ET on Tuesday, November 6, 2018, and can be seen on ESPN 3.

Alcorn State Braves vs. Tulsa Golden Hurricane ATS Odds

Tulsa did not make the tournament following a 19-12 regular season last season. Alcorn State also failed to make the tournament after an 11-21 regular season campaign.

The physical Tulsa offense could be getting to the foul line a lot in this meeting. In the 2017-18 season, the Golden Hurricane ranked 13th in the country with a free throw attempt (FTA) rate of 0.302, while Alcorn State was among the nation’s most foul-prone squads (giving up a 278th-ranked FTA rate of 0.270). ,

Alcorn State at Tulsa Pick

Pick: SU Winner – Tulsa, ATS Winner – Tulsa, O/U – Over

Betting Notes (2017-Present):

  • Tulsa averages 38.0 rebounds per game, which ranks 61st in the NCAA. Alcorn State ranks 249th in rebounds allowed per game (36.8).
  • The Braves rank 209th in blocks per game (2.7) while the Golden Hurricane rank 244th (2.2).
  • Alcorn State ranks 188th in assists per game (13.1) while Tulsa ranks 218th in assists allowed per game (14.3).
  • The Braves rank 157th in three pointers attempted per game (21.8) while the Golden Hurricane rank 300th in three pointers allowed per game (26.5).
  • Alcorn State ranks 136th in steals per game (6.3) while Tulsa ranks 263rd (4.5).