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The Marshall Thundering Herd and the Virginia Tech Hokies will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Lane Stadium.
In their last action, Marshall was a 34-31 loser on the road against Ohio. They failed to cover the 7.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (65) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.
In their last action, Virginia Tech was a 15-10 winner on the road against East Carolina. They failed to cover the 8-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (25) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.
Virginia Tech has won 2 straight games.
Marshall: 2-1 SU, 2-1 ATS
Virginia Tech: 2-1 SU, 0-2-1 ATS
Marshall most recently:
When playing in September are 4-6
When playing on grass are 0-10
After outgaining opponent are 4-6
When playing outside the conference are 5-5
Virginia Tech most recently:
When playing in September are 8-2
When playing on grass are 4-6
After outgaining opponent are 5-5
When playing outside the conference are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Marshall's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Marshall's last 12 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Marshall's last 6 games
Marshall is 3-6-1 ATS in its last 10 games on the road
Virginia Tech is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Virginia Tech's last 5 games
Virginia Tech is 19-5 SU in its last 24 games at home
Virginia Tech is 4-10-2 ATS in its last 16 games at home
Marshall home to UTSA, Saturday, October 5
Virginia Tech at Georgia Tech, Thursday, September 26