Marshall Vs. Charlotte: College Football Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – November 20, 2021

Written By Staff on November 16, 2021

C-USA foes hit the field when the Marshall Thundering Herd (6-4, 4-2 C-USA) meet the Charlotte 49ers (5-5, 3-3 C-USA) at McColl-Richardson Field in Charlotte, North Carolina. The 49ers (+448 moneyline odds to win) will welcome the Thundering Herd (-14) on November 20, 2021 at 3:30 PM ET on STAD. Oddsmakers have installed a point total of 62 points for the contest.

Before placing a bet on this game, read this article where we provide the best available odds and break down everything you need to know about the matchup — including key metrics, stats, trends and more.

The betting facts in the article below reflect odds as of November 20, 2021 at 2:05 PM ET. Head to the table below for the latest lines for this game and click here to get the best DraftKings Sportsbook deposit bonus!

Marshall Vs. Charlotte Betting Odds

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Marshall Offense Vs. Charlotte Defense

Thundering Herd Offense Stats (Rank) 49ers Defense
33.8 (28) Points/Gm 30.3 (94)
422.5 (46) Yards/Gm 408.1 (97)
292.7 (16) Pass Yards/Gm 214.2 (51)
129.8 (94) Rush Yards/Gm 193.9 (114)
8.4 (31) Yards/Pass 9.5 (125)
4.3 (62) Yards/Rush 5.5 (120)
42.9% (43) 3rd Down % 40.7% (86)
13 (94) Turnovers 7 (98)
7 (52) Sacks 10 (44)

Charlotte Offense Vs. Marshall Defense

Charlotte Offense Stats (Rank) Marshall Defense
26.4 (77) Points/Gm 19.2 (15)
367.6 (86) Yards/Gm 349.4 (47)
239.3 (57) Pass Yards/Gm 171.3 (11)
128.3 (97) Rush Yards/Gm 178.1 (100)
8.5 (26) Yards/Pass 6.2 (12)
4.1 (80) Yards/Rush 4.3 (83)
41.7% (55) 3rd Down % 38.5% (58)
8 (33) Turnovers 9 (67)
6 (43) Sacks 19 (1)

When Marshall Has The Ball

  • The Thundering Herd average 8.4 yards per pass attempt (31st in the FBS), and the 49ers give up 9.5 per pass (125th in college football).
  • Marshall’s 28th-ranked scoring offense puts up 33.8 points per game. Charlotte has the 94th-ranked scoring defense (30.3 ppg).
  • The Thundering Herd rank 62nd with 4.3 yards per carry, compared to the 5.5 per rush the 49ers allow (120th in the FBS).
  • Charlotte’s defense ranks 97th in yards allowed per game (408.1), while Marshall’s offense is 46th in college football at 422.5 yards per game.

When Charlotte Has The Ball

  • The Thundering Herd have the 15th-ranked scoring defense (19.2 points per game). The 49ers’ 77th-ranked scoring offense puts up 26.4 points per game.
  • Charlotte averages 239.3 passing yards per game (57th in the FBS). It will be up against takes on the Thundering Herd’s defense which ranks 11th, allowing 171.3 yards per game through the air.
  • The 49ers’ pass protection has resulted in six sacks given up, 43rd-fewest in college football. The Thundering Herd’s defense has totaled 19 (most).
  • The 49ers’ offense is 86th in college football averaging 367.6 yards per game, while Marshall ranks 47th in yards allowed (349.4).
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Marshall Betting Trends And Insights

  • Marshall has covered five times in 10 chances against the spread this season.
  • The Thundering Herd have covered the spread once when favored by 14 points or more this season (in three opportunities).
  • So far this season, five out of Marshall’s 10 games have gone over the point total.
  • In three games this season, Marshall and its opponents have gone over 62 total points.
  • The Thundering Herd have gone 5-3 in games they were favored on the moneyline (winning 62.5% of those games).

Charlotte Betting Trends And Insights

  • Charlotte is 5-4-1 ATS this year.
  • The 49ers have not covered the spread this season (0-1 ATS) when playing as at least 14-point underdogs.
  • So far this year, four out of Charlotte’s 10 games with an over/under have hit the over.
  • Charlotte has combined with its opponent to score more than 62 points in three of 10 games this season.
  • This season, the 49ers have been the underdog six times and won one of those games.

Marshall Players To Watch

  • Grant Wells leads his team with 2,633 passing yards (292.6 per game) and has a 66% completion percentage (202-of-306), throwing 12 touchdown passes and 10 interceptions.
  • Rasheen Ali has rushed for a team-leading 826 yards on 164 attempts (91.8 yards per game) while scoring 14 touchdowns. He also averages 26.7 receiving yards per game, grabbing 28 passes for 240 yards and one touchdown.
  • Sheldon Evans has 191 yards on 49 carries (21.2 ypg), with three rushing touchdowns.
  • Corey Gammage has hauled in 52 passes for a team-best 616 yards while scoring one touchdown. He averages 68.4 yards per game.
  • Willie Johnson has tacked on 484 yards (on 25 catches) and three touchdowns.
  • Xavier Gaines has caught 31 passes for 396 yards and two touchdowns, averaging 44.0 yards per game this year.

Charlotte Players To Watch

  • Chris Reynolds leads his team with 2,273 passing yards (252.6 per game) and has a 65.5% completion percentage (173-of-264), throwing 21 touchdown passes and six interceptions. He also has 169 rushing yards on 76 carries (with four touchdowns), averaging 18.8 yards per game.
  • Calvin Camp has picked up a team-high 443 rushing yards (49.2 yards per game) and scored three touchdowns.
  • Shadrick Byrd has rushed for 347 yards on 82 carries (38.6 yards per game), with two touchdowns on the ground this year. He also has 15 catches for 179 yards (19.9 per game) and two touchdowns.
  • Grant DuBose has 44 catches and paces his team with 703 receiving yards (70.3 ypg) while scoring five touchdowns.
  • Victor Tucker has also added 41 receptions for 571 yards and two touchdowns.
  • This season Elijah Spencer is averaging 42.1 yards per game, with 19 catches for 295 yards and five touchdowns.

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