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NCAA Basketball Odds Betting Line Favors Louisiana Tech Bulldogs Over Marshall Thundering Herd

Thomas Assembly Center will host Marshall Thundering Herd vs Louisiana Tech Bulldogs action on Saturday as both teams try to pay off for those betting on NCAA basketball odds action.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

If you were backing the Marshall Thundering Herd in this one, their betting line was listed as 7.5-point underdogs earlier in the day at BetOnline.

Marshall Thundering Herd vs Louisiana Tech Bulldogs Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Marshall Thundering Herd will try to spoil to the party and cover the point spread on Saturday; they are 13-7 ATS against the betting line this season, while the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs are 8-6 ATS. Marshall Thundering Herd are 14-5-1 on betting the total; Louisiana Tech Bulldogs are 5-7-2.

According to new college basketball power rankings here at Odds Shark, it's the No. 42-ranked Louisiana Tech Bulldogs and the No. 82-rated Marshall Thundering Herd in this matchup.

Statistical Matchup

The game also pits Louisiana Tech's No. 105-ranked offense, averaging 76.17 PPG, against a Thundering Herd defense that ranks No. 259 at 84.57 PPG. The Bulldogs field goal percentage has averaged 46.88% so far, more than the Thundering Herd marksmen have achieved on the year, 46.09% per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The Thundering Herd endured a 91-76 loss at the hands of the Golden Eagles on Thursday, despite a 21-point effort from Jon Elmore at Reed Green Coliseum.

The Bulldogs got 25 points from Jacobi Boykins as Louisiana Tech ran past Western Kentucky 76-67 on Thursday at Thomas Assembly Center.

Betting Trends
  • Marshall is 8-4 ATS in its last 12 games
  • Marshall is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
  • Marshall is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 8 of Marshall's last 12 games
  • Louisiana Tech is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games
  • Louisiana Tech is 19-3 SU in its last 22 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Marshall at Western Kentucky, Saturday, February 11th
Louisiana Tech at UTEP, Thursday, February 9th