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The Marshall Thundering Herd and the Ohio Bobcats will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Peden Stadium.
Marshall won its last outing, a 55-0 result against Gardner-Webb on September 7. Marshall covered in that game as a 42.5-point favorite, while the 55 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
Last time out for Ohio, they were a 27-21 winner as they battled North Texas at home. Ohio covered in the match as a 3.5-point favorite, while 48 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Marshall has won 2 straight games.
Marshall: 2-0 SU, 2-0 ATS
Ohio: 1-1 SU, 1-1 ATS
Marshall most recently:
When playing in September are 4-6
When playing on turf are 6-4
After outgaining opponent are 5-5
When playing outside the conference are 5-5
Ohio most recently:
When playing in September are 8-2
When playing on turf are 5-5
After outgaining opponent are 8-2
When playing outside the conference are 8-2
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Marshall's last 6 games on the road
Marshall is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Ohio
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Marshall's last 11 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Marshall's last 7 games when playing Ohio
Ohio is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
Ohio is 16-6 SU in its last 22 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Ohio's last 7 games when playing Marshall
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Ohio's last 6 games
Marshall at Virginia Tech, Saturday, September 21
Ohio home to Austin Peay, Saturday, September 21