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WKU Edge in: MRSH
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Western Kentucky at Marshall
When: 6:30 PM ET, Saturday, November 11, 2017
Where: Joan C. Edwards Stadium, Huntington, West Virginia
Quick Hits

Overall Team Offense

  • The Marshall Thundering Herd are ranked 76 on offense, averaging 388.4 yards per game. The Thundering Herd are averaging 147.8 yards rushing and 240.7 yards passing so far this season.
  • The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers are ranked 74 on offense, averaging 388.9 yards per game. The Hilltoppers are averaging 74.4 yards rushing and 314.4 yards passing so far this season.

Home and Away

  • The Marshall Thundering Herd are 3-1 at home this season, 3-2 against conference opponents and 3-1 against non-conference opponents.
  • At home the Thundering Herd are averaging 29.2 scoring, and holding teams to 17.5 points scored on defense.
  • The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers are 2-2 while on the road this season, 3-2 against conference opponents and 2-2 against non-conference opponents.
  • On the road, the Hilltoppers are averaging 18.5 scoring, and holding teams to 24.0 points scored on defense.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W‑L Strk PF PA Home Away Grass Turf Conf
Western Kentucky 5-4 L2 25.9 23.7 3-2 2-2 0-0 1-0 3-2
Marshall 6-3 L2 28.0 19.0 3-1 3-2 0-2 2-0 3-2
Last Meeting
Western Kentucky Marshall
Date Away Home Tot Rus Pas Tot Rus Pas
11/26/16 WKU 60 MRSH 6 462 229 233 230 87 143
Player Stats
Previous Matchup
Passing Player COMP % YDS TD INT
Western Kentucky M. White 59.3 233 3 0
Marshall G. Morrell 54.3 143 1 2
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
Western Kentucky A. Wales 13 110 8.5 2
Marshall A. Anderson 18 33 1.8 0
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
Western Kentucky N. Norris 3 79 26.3 1
Marshall D. McManus 7 45 6.4 0
Touchdowns Player TD
Western Kentucky A. Wales 3
Marshall R. Yurachek 1
Season
Passing Player COMP % YDS TD INT
Western Kentucky M. White 65.0 2652 14 6
Marshall C. Litton 60.1 2166 18 9
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
Western Kentucky Q. Baker 65 233 3.6 1
Marshall T. King 114 560 4.9 5
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
Western Kentucky L. Jackson 31 455 14.7 1
Marshall T. Brady 55 776 14.1 7
Touchdowns Player TD
Western Kentucky M. White 6
Marshall T. Brady 7
Quickchart Matchup
Western Kentucky Western Kentucky Off vs  Marshall Marshall Def
Western Kentucky 388.9 yards
Marshall 328.7 yards
Western Kentucky 2.3 yards/rush
Marshall 3.6 yards/rush
Western Kentucky 7.2 yards/attempt
Marshall 6.7 yards/attempt
Marshall Marshall Off vs  Western Kentucky Western Kentucky Def
Marshall 388.4 yards
Western Kentucky 371.8 yards
Marshall 4.1 yards/rush
Western Kentucky 4.9 yards/rush
Marshall 6.9 yards/attempt
Western Kentucky 6.5 yards/attempt