Thundering Herd Tigers Betting Preview for Week 10
Memphis Tigers vs Marshall Thundering Herd Odds
Marshall will look to improve on its 3-5 record this week when they host Memphis in Week 10 action at Joan C. Edwards Stadium on Saturday.
The Thundering Herd sit at 3-5 (3-4-1 ATS) on the season; in comparison, the Tigers are currently 1-7 (3-5 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Marshall is 6-1 OU, and Memphis is 4-3 OU.
Betting Line: Sportsbooks such as Sportsbook.ag had set the Thundering Herd as 20-point favorites on the opening line for this contest.
Power Rankings / Prediction: The Thundering Herd sit at No. 54 in the current NCAAF Power Rankings here at OddsShark, while the Tigers are at No. 121 on that chart. Math models have concluded that the Thundering Herd will win this game 30-17.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Marshall's No. 14-ranked offense, averaging 39.9 PPG, against a Tigers defense that ranks No. 103 this week at 33.6 PPG. The Thundering Herd aerial game is averaging 378.5 yards per game, more than the Tigers secondary allows through the air, 251.9 YPG per game.
Defensively, the Tigers feature the league's No. 62-rated road run defense, allowing 167.5 yards per game. Marshall, meanwhile, ranks No. 108 in rushing offense at home.
In their last action, Memphis was a 44-13 loser on the road against Southern Methodist. They failed to cover the 21-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (57) was profitable news for OVER bettors. Memphis didn’t make much of a game of it last time out, losing to the Mustangs as Southern Methodist blasted them 44-13 in Week 9 action.
Last time out for Marshall, they were a 54-17 loser as they battled Central Florida at home. Marshall failed to cover in the match as a 2.5-point underdog, while 71 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Marshall didn’t make much of a game of it last time out, losing to the Knights as Central Florida blasted them 54-17 in Week 9 action.
Memphis Tigers Trends:
When playing in November are 0-10
When playing on turf are 2-8
After being outgained are 2-8
When playing within the conference are 2-8
Marshall Thundering Herd Trends:
When playing in November are 6-4
When playing on turf are 6-4
After being outgained are 6-4
When playing within the conference are 6-4
A few Tigers at Thundering Herd trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Memphis's last 5 games when playing Marshall
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Memphis's last 8 games on the road
Memphis is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Memphis is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Marshall's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Marshall's last 5 games when playing Memphis
Marshall is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Memphis
Marshall is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games at home
Memphis home to Tulane, Saturday, November 10
Marshall at UAB, Saturday, November 10