UCF vs Tulane: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 20, 2021

Posted By Staff on February 20, 2021

The Tulane Green Wave (9-8) host the UCF Knights (7-11) after losing three home games in a row. The Knights are favored by only 1 point in the matchup, which starts at 12:00 PM ET on Saturday, February 20, 2021. The over/under is set at 128 in the matchup.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 20, 2021, 2:17 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

UCF Betting Information

  • The Knights are an even 9-9 against the spread this season.
  • The Knights are 3-2 against the spread in 2020-21 when they are at least a 1-point favorite.
  • The Knights and their opponents have gone over the set over/under in 9 of 18 games this season (50%).
  • The Knights beat South Florida 81-65 and covered the spread as 3.5-point favorites, while going over the 129.5 point total in their last contest on Wednesday. C.J. Walker put up a team-high 18 points in the victory.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

UCF Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Darius Perry 14 14.4 3.2 3.1 1.0 0.1 2.4
Brandon Mahan 17 13.6 5.1 1.9 1.2 0.1 2.1
Darin Green Jr. 18 11.3 2.8 0.9 0.8 0.2 2.1
Isaiah Adams 17 8.0 3.9 1.1 1.3 0.1 0.6
Dre Fuller Jr. 18 7.6 4.4 2.2 1.1 0.1 0.4

Tulane Betting Information

  • With an 11-6 record ATS this season, the Green Wave have topped expectations.
  • For the fifth time this season, the Green Wave are at least a 1-point underdog, where they have a record of 2-2 against the spread.
  • Tulane and its opponents have typically been held under this season, only hitting the over in 29.4% (5) of their 17 games played.
  • The Green Wave knocked off South Florida 62-59 and covered the spread as 5-point underdogs, while going under the 127 point total in their most recent game on Sunday. Jaylen Forbes scored a team-high 19 points in the victory.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Tulane Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Jaylen Forbes 17 15.5 5.2 0.7 1.2 0.1 2.3
Jordan Walker 17 12.5 2.1 4.1 1.6 0.0 1.5
Gabe Watson 16 8.2 2.1 1.7 0.4 0.2 1.0
Kevin Cross 17 6.9 4.6 1.2 0.6 0.8 0.5
Tylan Pope 17 6.4 4.9 0.5 0.6 0.4 0.1

Total Facts

  • UCF’s games this year have resulted in a higher total score than Saturday’s matchup point total (128 points) in 66.7% of opportunities (12 out of 18 matchups).
  • In 35.3% of Tulane’s games this season (6 of 17), the total points scored was higher than Saturday’s 128-point over/under.
  • Together, the two teams combine for 129.3 points per game, 1.3 points more than the over/under of 128 for this matchup.
  • These two teams give up a combined 132.5 points per game, 4.5 more than this contest’s over/under.
  • The Knights have seen a 135.9 average over/under in their games this season, 7.9 points more than the over/under in this matchup.
  • Green Wave games have an over/under of 125.9 points this season, 2.1 points fewer than the total points bet for this contest.

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/12/2021 UCF UCF -4.5 130 -202 +166 Regular Season 53-49 UCF
2/22/2020 UCF UCF -7.5 138 -363 +272 Regular Season 75-74 TULANE
1/14/2020 Tulane Tulane -2.5 136.5 -140 +115 Regular Season 74-55 UCF
1/23/2019 N/A Tulane N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 75-50 UCF

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