CFB betting look for Week 10: Could be time to ride the Green Wave

Justin McMillan, a transfer from LSU, could be the spark that keeps Tulane competitive during the closing stretch of the season. Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports

College football lookahead is the essential grab bag of numbers, trends, reads and concepts each Monday throughout the season. Join us inside this week as we explain why we're buying a pair of Group of 5 teams, examine some ugly ATS trends for Clemson, Northwestern, UTEP and Florida State, and break down a Pac-12 matchup of two teams that seem headed in opposite directions.

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Which teams we're buying and selling, and why.

Buy: Tulane Green Wave

Tulane was 4-8 in Willie Fritz's first season, then 5-7 last year, narrowly missing a bowl berth due to a three-point loss to close out the season at SMU. The Green Wave run a gun option offense that Fritz and coordinator Doug Ruse brought from Georgia Southern, and it's lagged behind a decent defense so far in Fritz's tenure. The culprit has been mediocre quarterback play, and after incumbent starter Jonathan Banks lost two fumbles late in a loss to SMU, Fritz announced he was turning to LSU transfer Justin McMillan, who