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College Basketball Point Spread Betting Line Favors Marshall Thundering Herd in Battle with Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders

The college basketball betting odds menu features a clash between Marshall and Middle Tennessee on Thursday, with the host Thundering Herd trying to win and cover the NCAA basketball point spread line.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

If you were backing the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders in this one, their betting line was listed as 1.5-point underdogs earlier in the day at BetOnline.

Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders vs Marshall Thundering Herd Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Supporters of the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders have watched them go 14-5 and 9-9-1 ATS on the college basketball season, while the Marshall Thundering Herd are at 10-10 and 12-7 ATS. In totals betting, the Marshall Thundering Herd are 12-7, while the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders have a 9-9-1 mark.

The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Marshall Thundering Herd at No. 53 and the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders at No. 31 heading into this college basketball betting matchup.

Statistical Matchup

In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Marshall's No. 144-rated squad against Middle Tennessee's No. 85-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Marshall rates No. 22 in the country with 9.3 per game, while their foes tonight, the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders rank No. 78 nationally with 7.84 per match.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Giddy Potts scored 27 points leading the Blue Raiders to a 87-73 victory over Rice at Murphy Center on Saturday.

The Thundering Herd got a 21-point performance from James Kelly, who added 21 rebounds, as Marshall ran past Old Dominion 78-75 on Saturday at Ted Constant Center.

Betting Trends
  • Middle Tennessee is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
  • Middle Tennessee is 3-6-1 ATS in its last 10 games on the road
  • Marshall is 10-1 ATS in its last 11 games
  • Marshall is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 5 of Marshall's last 5 games
  • Marshall is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Middle Tennessee at Western Kentucky, Saturday, January 30th
Marshall at UAB, Saturday, January 30th