Indianapolis Star
Men's College Basketball
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MTU Edge in: MRSH
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Middle Tennessee St. at Marshall
When: 8:00 PM ET, Thursday, January 18, 2018
Where: Cam Henderson Center, Huntington, West Virginia
Quick Hits

Overall Team Offense

  • The Marshall Thundering Herd are ranked 57 for offensive field goal percentage shooting 47.2% while attempting 63.6 shots per game. The Thundering Herd shooting percentages include 76.5% for free throw percentage and 35.0% for three point percentage so far this season.
  • The Middle Tennessee St. Blue Raiders are ranked 144 for offensive field goal percentage shooting 44.9% while attempting 57.5 shots per game. The Blue Raiders shooting percentages include 73.8% for free throw percentage and 33.1% for three point percentage so far this season.

Home and Away

  • The Marshall Thundering Herd are 10-1 at home this season, 3-2 against conference opponents, and 9-4 against non-conference opponents.
  • At home the Thundering Herd are averaging 87.3 scoring, and holding teams to 78.9 points scored on defense.
  • The Middle Tennessee St. Blue Raiders are 7-0 while on the road this season, 5-0 against conference opponents, and 8-4 against non-conference opponents.
  • On the road, the Blue Raiders are averaging 69.9 scoring, and holding teams to 64.9 points scored on defense.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk Home Away Neutral Day Night Conf
Middle Tennessee St. 13-4 W5 5-1 7-0 1-3 7-3 6-1 5-0
Marshall 12-6 L1 10-1 2-5 0-0 1-1 11-5 3-2
Last Meeting
Middle Tennessee St. Marshall
Date Away Home Pts Reb FG% Pts Reb FG%
3/11/17 MRSH 72 MTU 83 83 39 53.6 72 33 39.1
Player Stats
Previous Matchup
Points Player Total FG% FTM
Middle Tennessee St. G. Potts 30 58.8 7
Marshall C. Burks 16 50.0 1
Rebounds Player Total Off Def
Middle Tennessee St. G. Potts 8 0 8
Marshall S. Browning 7 3 4
Assists Player  
Middle Tennessee St. T. Dixon 4
Marshall S. Browning 6
Season
Points Player Total FG% FTM
Middle Tennessee St. N. King 371 50.9 80
Marshall J. Elmore 408 44.0 136
Rebounds Player Total Off Def
Middle Tennessee St. N. King 133 40 93
Marshall A. Penava 144 36 108
Assists Player  
Middle Tennessee St. T. Dixon 58
Marshall J. Elmore 131
Quickchart Matchup
blue bar Middle Tennessee St. Off vs  red bar Marshall Defense
blue bar 72.4 Points For
red bar 83.1 Points Against
blue bar 44.9 FG%
red bar 46.4 FG%
blue bar 32.5 Reb
red bar 36.6 Reb
red bar Marshall Off vs  blue bar Middle Tennessee St. Defense
red bar 86.5 Points For
blue bar 67.2 Points Against
red bar 47.2 FG%
blue bar 43.4 FG%
red bar 31.8 Reb
blue bar 28.5 Reb