Conference USA Tournament - Marshall Thundering Herd visit Florida Atlantic Owls in NCAA Basketball wagering battle

Marshall Thundering HerdFlorida Atlantic Owls
10-21March 11, 2014, 08:00 | Don Haskins Center10-21

Don Haskins Center will host Florida Atlantic Owls vs. Marshall Thundering Herd action on Tuesday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in NCAA basketball betting action.

The Owls are 10-21 so far on the season, and 11-14-1 ATS vs. the number. The Thundering Herd, meanwhile, are 10-21 and 9-15-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Florida Atlantic go 11-14-1 and the Thundering Herd go 10-15 on the totals.

View Marshall Thundering Herd vs Florida Atlantic Owls Odds and Stats.

The Thundering Herd were listed as 0-point at many online sportsbooks, including

The Owls - Thundering Herd odds would favor the Thundering Herd if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Florida Atlantic is rated No. 201 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Marshall is at No. 196.


Marshall was a 74-70 loser in its last match at home against Charlotte. They failed to cover the 2-point spread as favorites. Marshall got 22 points from Kareem Canty but lost anyway, 74-70, to Charlotte on Thursday at Cam Henderson Center.

In their last action, Florida Atlantic was a 74-70 loser at home against Florida International. They failed to cover the 3.5-point spread as favorites. Marquan Botley went off for 27 points and added 4 rebounds but it wasn't enough as Florida International handed Florida Atlantic a 74-70 defeat at FAU Arena.

How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Thundering Herd rank No. 44 in NCAA Division 1 with 37.39 per game. That compares with Florida Atlantic’s No. 58 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Florida Atlantic is college basketball's No. 96-ranked team at 6.55 per game, while the Thundering Herd rate No. 122 with 6.19 per game.

A few Thundering Herd at Owls trends to consider:
Marshall is 1-3-1 ATS in its last 5 games
Marshall is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Marshall's last 9 games
Florida Atlantic is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games
Florida Atlantic is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Florida Atlantic's last 9 games