Preview: Western Kentucky at Marshall

When: 6:30 PM ET, Saturday, November 11, 2017
Where: Joan C. Edwards Stadium, Huntington, West Virginia

Quick Hits

Overall Team Offense

  • The Marshall Thundering Herd are ranked 76 on offense, averaging 388.4 yards per game. The Thundering Herd are averaging 147.8 yards rushing and 240.7 yards passing so far this season.
  • The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers are ranked 74 on offense, averaging 388.9 yards per game. The Hilltoppers are averaging 74.4 yards rushing and 314.4 yards passing so far this season.

Home and Away

  • The Marshall Thundering Herd are 3-1 at home this season, 3-2 against conference opponents and 3-1 against non-conference opponents.
  • At home the Thundering Herd are averaging 29.2 scoring, and holding teams to 17.5 points scored on defense.
  • The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers are 2-2 while on the road this season, 3-2 against conference opponents and 2-2 against non-conference opponents.
  • On the road, the Hilltoppers are averaging 18.5 scoring, and holding teams to 24.0 points scored on defense.

Stats and Records

Team Comparison

  W/L Strk PF PA Home Away Grass Turf Conf
Western Kentucky 5-4 L2 25.9 23.7 3-2 2-2 0-0 1-0 3-2
Marshall 6-3 L2 28.0 19.0 3-1 3-2 0-2 2-0 3-2

Last Meeting

Western Kentucky Marshall
Date Away Home Tot Rus Pas Tot Rus Pas
11/26/16 WKU 60 MRSH 6 462 229 233 230 87 143

Player Stats

Previous Matchup
Passing Player COMP% YDS TD INT
WKU M. White 59.3 233 3 0
MRSH G. Morrell 54.3 143 1 2
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
WKU A. Wales 13 110 8.5 2
MRSH A. Anderson 18 33 1.8 0
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
WKU N. Norris 3 79 26.3 1
MRSH D. McManus 7 45 6.4 0
TDs Player TD
WKU A. Wales 3
MRSH R. Yurachek 1
Season
Passing Player COMP% YDS TD INT
WKU M. White 65.0 2652 14 6
MRSH C. Litton 60.1 2166 18 9
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
WKU Q. Baker 65 233 3.6 1
MRSH T. King 114 560 4.9 5
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
WKU L. Jackson 31 455 14.7 1
MRSH T. Brady 55 776 14.1 7
TDs Player TD
WKU M. White 6
MRSH T. Brady 7

Quickchart Matchup

Western Kentucky Off vs  Marshall Def
388.9 yards
328.7 yards
2.3 yards/rush
3.6 yards/rush
7.2 yards/attempt
6.7 yards/attempt
Marshall Off vs  Western Kentucky Def
388.4 yards
371.8 yards
4.1 yards/rush
4.9 yards/rush
6.9 yards/attempt
6.5 yards/attempt

Matchup Stats - Full Matchup

Western Kentucky Overall Marshall
5-4-0 W/L 6-3-0
1-8-0 ATS 7-2-0
4-5-0 O/U 4-5-0
25.9 Pts For 28.0
23.7 Pts Against 19.0
Western Kentucky A/H Marshall
2-2 W/L 3-1
0-4-0 ATS 3-1-0
1-3-0 O/U 2-2-0
18.5 Pts For 29.2
24.0 Pts Against 17.5
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