Preview: Middle Tennessee at Marshall

When: 7:00 PM ET, Saturday, November 12, 2016
Where: Joan C. Edwards Stadium, Huntington, West Virginia

Quick Hits

Overall Team Offense

  • The Marshall Thundering Herd are ranked 113 on offense, averaging 348.7 yards per game. The Thundering Herd are averaging 102.9 yards rushing and 245.8 yards passing so far this season.
  • The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders are ranked 7 on offense, averaging 518.4 yards per game. The Blue Raiders are averaging 181.1 yards rushing and 337.3 yards passing so far this season.

Home and Away

  • The Marshall Thundering Herd are 2-3 at home this season, 1-4 against conference opponents and 1-3 against non-conference opponents.
  • At home the Thundering Herd are averaging 35.8 scoring, and holding teams to 34.4 points scored on defense.
  • The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders are 4-1 while on the road this season, 3-2 against conference opponents and 3-1 against non-conference opponents.
  • On the road, the Blue Raiders are averaging 37.6 scoring, and holding teams to 32.2 points scored on defense.

Stats and Records

Team Comparison

  W/L Strk PF PA Home Away Grass Turf Conf
Middle Tennessee 6-3 L1 38.8 31.6 2-2 4-1 0-0 2-2 3-2
Marshall 2-7 L3 28.3 35.0 2-3 0-4 0-1 0-2 1-4

Last Meeting

Middle Tennessee Marshall
Date Away Home Tot Rus Pas Tot Rus Pas
11/7/15 MRSH 24 MTU 27 554 201 353 512 139 373

Player Stats

Previous Matchup
Passing Player COMP% YDS TD INT
MTU B. Stockstill 61.8 353 3 0
MRSH C. Litton 60.0 343 3 1
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
MTU D. Anderson 25 101 4.0 0
MRSH H. Foster 17 61 3.6 0
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
MTU T. Pettis 5 126 25.2 1
MRSH D. Allen 8 112 14.0 1
TDs Player TD
MTU E. Batties 1
MRSH D. Allen 1
Season
Passing Player COMP% YDS TD INT
MTU B. Stockstill 63.6 2765 27 5
MRSH C. Litton 62.0 2065 18 7
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
MTU I. Mathers 174 1181 6.8 12
MRSH K. Davis 113 469 4.2 6
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
MTU R. James 73 1132 15.5 9
MRSH M. Clark 30 550 18.3 5
TDs Player TD
MTU I. Mathers 15
MRSH K. Davis 8

Quickchart Matchup

Middle Tennessee Off vs  Marshall Def
518.4 yards
467.9 yards
5.7 yards/rush
4.8 yards/rush
7.5 yards/attempt
8.4 yards/attempt
Marshall Off vs  Middle Tennessee Def
348.7 yards
433.1 yards
3.2 yards/rush
4.3 yards/rush
6.8 yards/attempt
6.5 yards/attempt

Matchup Stats - Full Matchup

Middle Tennessee Overall Marshall
6-3-0 W/L 2-7-0
4-4-1 ATS 3-5-1
6-3-0 O/U 4-5-0
38.8 Pts For 28.3
31.6 Pts Against 35.0
Middle Tennessee A/H Marshall
4-1 W/L 2-3
2-2-1 ATS 1-3-1
3-2-0 O/U 3-2-0
37.6 Pts For 35.8
32.2 Pts Against 34.4