Marshall vs. Colorado State Prediction
Will the under cash on Saturday afternoon when Marshall and Colorado State play in the Gildan New Mexico Bowl at 4:30 p.m. ET?
Matchup: Marshall (7-5) at Colorado State (7-5)
TV: ESPN, 3:30 p.m. ET
Line: Colorado State -5.5
Current Point Spread & Over/Under Total
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the over/under currently sits at 58 points after hitting the board at 55. The Rams, meanwhile, are 5.5-point favorites to beat the Thundering Herd after the number opened at 5.5.
Who is the Public Backing?
As of this writing, 64% of the betting tickets are on the Rams to cover the spread while 67% of the money is also on Colorado State.
Injury Report: Tyre Brady (undisclosed) is probable for Saturday but Sandley Jean-Felix (undisclosed), Nyquan Harris (undisclosed), and Chris Jackson (undisclosed) are questionable. Nathaniel Devers (Suspension) is out. On the other side, Jamal Hicks (arm) and Deonte Clyburn (illness) are out for Colorado State.
OUR PREDICTION: The under is 5-1 in the Thundering Herd's last six bowl games, is 5-1 in their last six neutral site games, and is 8-2 in their last 10 games coming off a loss. The under is also 6-2 in Marshall's last eight games overall and is 6-2 in its last eight games in December.
On the other side, the under is 6-1 in the Rams' last seven neutral site games, is 4-0 in their last four games after scoring more than 40 points in their previous game, and has cashed in 11 of Colorado State's last 16 non-conference games.
GILDAN NEW MEXICO BOWL PREDICTION: MARSHALL/COLORADO STATE UNDER 58