NCAAF Premium Selection--UCF vs. Marshall
UCF vs. Marshall,
12/23/2019 14:30 EDT,
Score: 48 - 25
Point Spread: +16/-111 Marshall
Play Marshall Thundering Herd +16.
Marshall played well down the stretch winning six of their final seven games of the regular season. They did pick up notable wins to Western Kentucky, Ohio, FIU, Louisiana Tech and Ohio who made it to bowl games this season. This is a Thundering Herd defense that held opponents to 23 points per game and over their final three games to 20 points and 335 yards per game. Thundering Herd a good rushing team averaging 195 yards and 4.8 yards per rush. Thundering Herd defense has been good in run defense at surrendering 3.7 yards per attempt. UCF lost three games this season all away from home to Cincinnati, Pittsburgh and Tulsa. They have failed to cover seven of their final eleven games and four of six on the highway. Away from home the Knights defense has allowed 27 points per game. Freshman quarterback Dillon Gabriel struggled on the road completing only 54% of his passes with ten touchdowns and seven picks.
Play Marshall at +16.