Marshall Thundering Herd (9-1) vs. UNC Greensboro Spartans (4-6)
December 13, 2022 7:00 pm EDT
The Line: UNC Greensboro Spartans +4 / Marshall Thundering Herd -4; Over/Under: +142.5
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The Marshall Thundering Herd and UNC Greensboro Spartans meet Tuesday in college basketball action at the Novant Health Fieldhouse. The Marshall Thundering Herd look for their 10th win. The UNC Greensboro Spartans look for their fifth win.
The Marshall Thundering Herd are averaging 82.1 points on 47.3 percent shooting and allowing 67 points on 38.9 percent shooting. Taevion Kinsey is averaging 20.9 points and 5.6 rebounds, while Andrew Taylor is averaging 18.8 points and 4.8 rebounds. Kamdyn Curfman is the third double-digit scorer and Jacob Conner is grabbing 4.5 rebounds. The Marshall Thundering Herd are shooting 32.8 percent from beyond the arc and 63.9 percent from the free throw line. The Marshall Thundering Herd are allowing 28.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 38.7 rebounds per game.
The UNC Greensboro Spartans are averaging 65.4 points on 39.4 percent shooting and allowing 67.2 points on 41.5 percent shooting. Keondre Kennedy is averaging 13.9 points and 6.6 rebounds, while Keyshaun Langley is averaging 11.3 points and 2.1 rebounds. Mikeal Brown-Jones is the third double-digit scorer and Bas Leyte is grabbing 4.3 rebounds. The UNC Greensboro Spartans are shooting 30.3 percent from beyond the arc and 71.8 percent from the free throw line. The UNC Greensboro Spartans are allowing 34.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32 rebounds per game.
The Thundering Herd are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 road games and 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Spartans are 1-10 ATS in their last 11 home games and 7-19 ATS in their last 26 games overall. The under is 10-3 in Thundering Herd last 13 overall. The under is 4-1 in Spartans last 5 overall.
The UNC Greensboro Spartans aren’t a good team, and they seem to be getting worse by the day, which includes losing their last 5 games by an average of 9.8 points while shooting 36.7 percent from the field. The Marshall Thundering Herd are one of the hotter teams in the country, and they’re winning on the road by an average of 11.3 points. This line feels soft. Give me Marshall and the small chalk.