Marshall at Old Dominion - 11/5/22 College Football Picks and Prediction

Old Dominion Monarchs (3-5) vs Marshall Thundering Herd (4-4)

Game Info: Saturday, November 5, 2022 at 2:00 pm (Kornblau Field at S.B. Ballard Stadium)

Betting Odds: Old Dominion Monarchs +2.5 -- Over/Under: 46.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds

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The Marshall Thundering Herd will play the Old Dominion Monarchs in a Sun Belt Conference Game on Saturday afternoon at S.B. Ballard Stadium in Norfolk, Virginia.

The Marshall Thundering Herd are 4-4 (1-3) this season after they lost to Coastal Carolina by a score of 24-13 in their last game. Marshall fell behind 21-0 in the first quarter and was not able to dig out of the hole to complete the comeback. The Marshall offense is averaging 24.9 points per game with 201.5 passing yards per game and 189.4 rushing yards per game. Cam Fancher has thrown for 669 yards, two touchdowns, and two interceptions, while also rushing for 151 yards for the Thundering Herd this season. Khalan Laborn has rushed for 1,061 yards and 13 scores, while Corey Gammage has caught 36 passes for 548 yards and four touchdowns for Marshall. The Marshall defense is giving up 17.5 points per game and 282.8 yards per game.

The Old Dominion Monarchs are 3-5 (2-2) this season after they lost to Georgia State by a score of 31-17 in their last game. Old Dominion was out gained by a total of 418-273 and turned the ball over twice in the loss. The Old Dominion offense is averaging 24.6 points per game with 253.3 passing yards per game and 103.6 rushing yards per game. Hayden Wolff has thrown for 2,005 yards, 14 touchdowns, and three interceptions for the Monarchs this season. Blake Watson has rushed for 675 yards and five scores, while Ali Jennings III has caught 50 passes for 929 yards and nine touchdowns for Old Dominion. The Old Dominion defense is allowing 27 points per game and 442.6 yards per game.

Marshall is 5-2 ATS in their last 7 road games and 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games. The under is 5-0 in Marshall’s last 5 games. Old Dominion is 4-0 ATS in their last 4 November games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games. The under is 5-1 in Old Dominion’s last 6 conference games. The under is 5-2 in these two teams last 7 head to head meetings.

These two teams have scored similar points per game, but Marshall is the better defensive team so far this season. Old Dominion has lost three of their last four games, while Marshall has lost two of their last three games. Old Dominion will have home field advantage, but I am going to take the better defensive team in this matchup. I like Marshall here.

David’s Pick Marshall -2.5

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