After having five games postponed or cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic, the Houston Cougars will finally begin their 2020 college football season on Thursday night at home against the Tulane Green Wave. The game kicks off at 7:30 p.m. ET at TDECU Stadium and the AAC rivals will be meeting for the 25th time in the series. Houston holds a 17-7 edge all-time but it’s been Tulane that has won two of the last three matchups. The Green Wave are coming off an impressive 66-24 blowout of Southern Mississippi.
Tulane is 2-1 and the Green Wave’s only loss came in the only other conference matchup it’s had against Navy on Sept. 19. The latest Houston vs. Tulane odds from William Hill list the Cougars as 6.5-point favorites, down half a point from the opener. The over-under for total points expected is set at 59. Before making any Tulane vs.