Marshall
vs
Virginia Tech

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Starts: Sat. Dec 1st @ 12:00 pm EST

Consensus Picks

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Displays which side the public is betting
MRSH
85%
Picks
15%
VT
+3.5
15%
ATS
85%
-3.5
U
85%
51.0
15%
O

SBD Predicted Score

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A statistically-based calculation predicting how many points each team will score
MRSH Score VT
N/A

Current Marshall vs Virginia Tech Odds

Odds History
MRSH
VT
Moneyline Spread Total
+155 2.55 31/20 0.39 +4 -115 1.87 20/23 0.53 O 52.0 -110 1.91 10/11 0.52
-175 1.57 4/7 0.64 -4 -105 1.95 20/21 0.51 U 52.0 -110 1.91 10/11 0.52
Moneyline Spread Total
+150 2.50 3/2 0.40 +3.5 -109 1.92 100/109 0.52 O 50.5 -109 1.92 100/109 0.52
-170 1.59 10/17 0.63 -3.5 -109 1.92 100/109 0.52 U 50.5 -109 1.92 100/109 0.52
Moneyline Spread Total
+150 2.50 3/2 0.40 +3.5 -105 1.95 20/21 0.51 O 51.5 -110 1.91 10/11 0.52
-170 1.59 10/17 0.63 -3.5 -115 1.87 20/23 0.53 U 51.5 -110 1.91 10/11 0.52
Moneyline Spread Total
+145 2.45 29/20 0.41 +3.5 -105 1.95 20/21 0.51 O 52 -110 1.91 10/11 0.52
-170 1.59 10/17 0.63 -3.5 -115 1.87 20/23 0.53 U 52 -110 1.91 10/11 0.52

Matchup Overview

Virginia Tech (5-6) is favored against Marshall (8-3) at Lane Stadium on Saturday (December 1, 2018, 12:00ET).

The betting line started at -4.0 points for the Hokies. They’ve gone 2-2 straight up as favorites this year, and 1-3-0 against the spread. The Thundering Herd are 2-1 straight up as underdogs, and 2-1-0 against the spread.

Virginia Tech quarterback Ryan Willis completed 57.0% of his attempts this season for 2,185 yards and 18 touchdowns. Steven Peoples gained 857 yards from scrimmage and rushed for 5 touchdowns, averaging a respectable 5.1 yards per carry.

As a squad, the team gained 424.5 yards per game and scored 28.7 points per game. The defense allowed 435.4 yards and 31.6 points per game, while Houshun Gaines led the way with 5 sacks this season.

The Thundering Herd offense features QB Isaiah Green, who threw for 1,840 yards and 14 TD’s this season. Green completed 55.3% of his passes, which works out to a passer rating of 129.6. Tyler King ran for 682 yards and 4 touchdowns, averaging a remarkable 6.1 yards per carry.

Altogether, Marshall averaged 378.4 yards per game and 28.1 points. The defense allowed 324.8 yards and 20.3 points per game. Ty Tyler scored 7 sacks this season.