Tulsa Vs. Temple: College Football Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – November 20, 2021

Written By Staff on November 16, 2021

The Temple Owls (3-7, 1-5 AAC) bring a five-game losing streak into matchup against the Tulsa Golden Hurricane (4-6, 3-3 AAC). The Golden Hurricane, listed at -21.5 on the spread, take to their home field on November 20, 2021 at 4:00 PM ET against the Owls, +1035 on the moneyline to win. The total for the game is set at 50.5 points.

In this article we break down what you need before making a bet on the game. That includes key metrics, betting trends, team and player stats, plus up-to-date odds.

The insights in this article reflect odds as of November 20, 2021 at 4:07 PM ET. See below for a table with the latest odds for this game and click here to get the best DraftKings Sportsbook deposit bonus!

Tulsa Vs. Temple Betting Odds

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Tulsa Offense Vs. Temple Defense

Golden Hurricane Offense Stats (Rank) Owls Defense
23.5 (100) Points/Gm 36.8 (121)
436.9 (33) Yards/Gm 394.1 (89)
242.7 (55) Pass Yards/Gm 172.1 (13)
194.2 (31) Rush Yards/Gm 222.0 (124)
7.8 (55) Yards/Pass 6.6 (25)
4.8 (36) Yards/Rush 4.9 (104)
36.4% (90) 3rd Down % 39.8% (73)
15 (115) Turnovers 6 (109)
9 (76) Sacks 3 (118)

Temple Offense Vs. Tulsa Defense

Temple Offense Stats (Rank) Tulsa Defense
17.2 (122) Points/Gm 28.8 (84)
294.9 (120) Yards/Gm 386.6 (76)
184.4 (106) Pass Yards/Gm 232.1 (73)
110.5 (112) Rush Yards/Gm 154.5 (77)
6.0 (115) Yards/Pass 7.9 (96)
3.7 (94) Yards/Rush 4.0 (55)
31.3% (125) 3rd Down % 41.7% (92)
12 (89) Turnovers 10 (47)
9 (76) Sacks 12 (20)

When Tulsa Has The Ball

  • The Golden Hurricane’s running game ranks 31st in the FBS (194.2 yards per game), while the Owls allow 222.0 per game (124th-ranked run defense).
  • Tulsa averages 4.8 yards per rushing attempt (36th in the FBS), and Temple gives up 4.9 per carry (104th in college football).
  • The Golden Hurricane have the 33rd-ranked offense in the FBS in yards per game (436.9). They will be facing a Owls defense ranked 89th, allowing 394.1 yards per game.
  • Tulsa is No. 76 in college football in sacks allowed (nine), playing the pass rush ranked 118th, owned by Temple (three).

When Temple Has The Ball

  • The Owls are 76th-ranked in college football in sacks allowed (nine), and are playing the team ranked 20th in bringing down opposing quarterbacks, the Golden Hurricane (12).
  • Temple is 120th in college football, gaining 294.9 yards per game, while Tulsa ranks 76th in yards conceded (386.6).
  • The Owls rank 89th in college football, committing 12 turnovers this season, while the Golden Hurricane are 47th with 10 turnovers forced.
  • Temple ranks 94th in the FBS averaging 3.7 yards per carry. Tulsa gives up 4.0 per rushing attempt (55th in college football).
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Tulsa Betting Trends And Insights

  • Tulsa has won five games against the spread this season, while failing to cover four times.
  • Tulsa’s games have gone over the point total five out of nine times this season.
  • Tulsa and its opponents have gone over 50.5 combined points in six of nine games this season.
  • The Golden Hurricane have a 4-2 record in games they were listed as the moneyline favorite (winning 66.7% of those games).

Temple Betting Trends And Insights

  • Temple has won just two games against the spread this season.
  • The Owls have been an underdog by 21.5 points or more this year twice, and failed to cover both times.
  • Temple and its opponents have combined to go over the point total four out of nine times this season.
  • Temple’s games this season have had a combined scoring total higher than 50.5 points in four of nine outings.
  • This season, the Owls have been the underdog seven times and won one of those games.

Tulsa Players To Watch

  • Davis Brin leads the team with 2,427 passing yards (242.7 yards per game) and has a 59.1% completion percentage this year (185-of-313) while throwing 13 touchdowns with 14 interceptions.
  • Shamari Brooks has 163 carries for a team-high 799 rushing yards (79.9 per game) and six touchdowns.
  • Anthony Watkins has 521 yards on 63 carries (52.1 ypg), with three rushing touchdowns.
  • This season Josh Johnson has 59 receptions for a team-high 682 receiving yards (68.2 per game) and three touchdowns.
  • JuanCarlos Santana’s stat line this year shows 35 catches for 495 yards and two touchdowns. He puts up 49.5 receiving yards per game.
  • Sam Crawford Jr. has collected 472 yards on 27 receptions with four touchdowns, averaging 52.4 yards per game.

Temple Players To Watch

  • D’Wan Mathis has passed for 1,223 yards while completing 58.9% of his throws (116-of-197), with six touchdowns and four interceptions (174.7 yards per game).
  • Justin Lynch has rushed for a team-high 288 yards on 63 carries (32.0 yards per game) and one touchdown.
  • Edward Saydee has 272 yards on 73 carries (27.2 ypg), with three rushing touchdowns.
  • Randle Jones has racked up 34 receptions for 434 yards, best on his team, and three touchdowns. He averages 62.0 receiving yards per game.
  • Jose Barbon has tacked on 374 yards (on 29 catches) and two touchdowns.
  • This season Amad Anderson Jr. has caught 16 passes for 216 yards and one touchdown, averaging 24.0 receiving yards per game.

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