Marshall Led by Their Offense at Home Expected to Beat UAB

Tue, Dec 15, 2020 | Consuelo Machina


2020-12-18 -- Marshall is predicted to win over the visiting UAB based a 95.8% win prediction from the football model.

In their hometown, Marshall is forecast to score 46.6 points. Our model forecasts Marshall will pass for 2.6 touchdowns and 0.0 interceptions against the UAB defense on a projected 26.7 competitions with 40.0 attempts for 327.1 passing yards. Marshall is forecast to rush for 457.1 yards on 69.5 attempts with an estimated 3.3 rushing touchdowns.

UAB is estimated to score 12.2 points on the road. The Snoozle football model predicts UAB will throw 13.1 competitions on 23.7 attempts against Marshall with a forecasted 0.6 interceptions for a total of 148.2 yards and 0.7 touchdowns. The model predicts UAB will rush on 28.1 attempts against Marshall with an estimated total of 121.4 yards and 0.5 running touchdowns.

For this game Marshall are the best value on the against the spread bets with a forecasted 93.0% chance to beat a -5.5 spread. Based on the prediction model's over 97.9% likelihood and -110 odds, the over line with 42.0 runs is the best value.

Posted at Tue, December 15, 2020 13:01:14 UTC