Week 6 odds for the Marshall vs. NC State matchup in 2023.
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The Marshall defense allows 8.8 yards for each pass.
The NC State Wolfpack rank 96th in passing yards.
Odds for Marshall vs. NC State
Here are the odds for Marshall vs. NC State:
Marshall vs. NC State Prediction: Marshall +6.5 NC State -6.5 Total: 44.5
The Thundering Herd and Wolfpack will square off at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh, North Carolina.
The game will start at 2:00 PM ET. The game will be shown on CW.
In this non-conference clash, the Thundering Herd are 6.5 point road underdogs against NC State.
A Quick Look at the Marshall vs. NC State Matchup
Teams: Marshall Thundering Herd vs. NC State Wolfpack
Where: Raleigh’s Carter-Finley Stadium
Date: Saturday, October 7th
With a perfect record, the Marshall Thundering Herd are getting ready for their matchup with NC State this week. They won their most recent game 41-35 over Old Dominion.
Marshall has started every game as the favorite and has a > ATS record for the season. This season, Marshall has a 2-1 over/under record.
Although their games frequently produced a collective score of 49.8 points, the over/under line for each game was 44.5 points on average.
Against Old Dominion, the Thundering Herd completed 35 passes for 278 yards and two scores.
In the rushing game, they averaged 3.8 yards per carry and scored two rushing touchdowns. Against Old Dominion, Cam Fancher had 278 yards and 82.9% completion rate.
Throughout the win, he had a passer rating of 106.7 and two touchdown throws.
At the conclusion of the game, Old Dominion’s defense had cost the Thundering Herd 434 total yards.
In comparison to the passing game, which gained 95 yards, the team’s run defense allowed 339 running yards. In terms of points allowed, the Marshall defense is ranked 46th with 20.5 points allowed per game going into this week’s game.
The opponents they have been losing to have averaged 142.8 passing yards per game, which ranks 11th in the country.
They allow 193.8 rushing yards per game, which ranks them 138th in NCAA football.
State of NC Prediction
NC State’s overall record plummeted to 3-2 after their most recent defeat against Louisville. The Wolfpack lost the game, 13-10, as the final score.
Two games this season had NC State start as the favorite, while the other two saw them start as the underdog. They currently have a 1-3 ATS record.
NC State had a 1-3 over/under record this season. Their games have featured an over/under of 50 points and an average scoring total of 45.4 points.
The Wolfpack’s offense ended their game with Louisville with 89 rushing yards on 31 carries, one rushing touchdown, and a total of 89 rushing yards.
Sadly, despite accumulating 112 yards on 25 attempts, their passing attack failed to get into the end zone.
The quarterback, Brennan Armstrong, attempted 25 passes in their most recent game versus Louisville. He concluded the game with 112 passing yards and a 52.0% completion rate. In the loss, he also threw two interceptions.
A total of 306 yards were given up by NC State’s defense in their final game against Louisville. Louisville passed the ball 35 times for 286 yards against NC State.
The Wolfpack gave up 20 yards of running space. Going into this week’s game, the Wolfpack defense has 16 sacks and is the league leader in quarterback hurries.
With 20 points allowed per game, they are now 60th. With 226.4 passing yards allowed per game, they rank 91st nationally in pass defense.
Furthermore, when it comes to stopping the rush, NC State’s defense allows 95.6 running yards per game.
odds, patterns, and research for the Marshall vs. NC State matchup
The previous five occasions that NC State hosted Marshall, they went undefeated 5-0.
By a total score of 2-1, NC State has won two of its past three head-to-head contests. When NC State has hosted Marshall in the past three occasions, they are 3-0 ATS.
NC State’s current line has altered from being -6 to -6.5 (-110), after the odds were first released. Marshall, on the other hand, is currently the road underdog by +6.5 (-110) points.
The moneyline has changed from NC State opening at -225 to -246, giving them an implied win probability of 71%.
The oddsmakers currently have Marshall listed at +195 with a 34 percent implied victory probability. On the moneyline, Marshall’s initial odds were +180.
NC State vs. Marshall: Important Trends
In their last 10 away games, Marshall has amassed an 8-2 record against the spread.
In its last three home games, NC State has a 1-2 against the spread record.
NC State has a 5-5 ATS record in their last ten games when they were the underdog.
In their past three games as the betting favorite, Marshall has an ATS record of 2-1.
Free Pick: Marshall at NC State
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