NCAA Matchups  >>  Rice vs. Marshall Preview 02/13/2013

The Rice Owls and the Marshall Thundering Herd will both be gunning for a victory on Wednesday when they meet at Cam Henderson Center.
Oddsmakers currently have the Thundering Herd listed as 13½-point favorites versus the Owls, while the game's total is sitting at 134½.
Last time out for Rice, they were a 61-39 loser as they battled Southern Methodist at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 6.5-point underdog.
In their last action, Marshall was a 75-61 loser on the road against UAB. They failed to cover the 4.5-point spread as underdogs.
Team record: 5-18 SU, 8-8 ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.

is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road

When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing UAB are 3-4
After playing Southern Methodist are 3-7
After a loss are 2-8

Team record: 10-14 SU, 4-14-1 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Rice
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 7 games when playing Rice
is 14-5 SU in its last 19 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 10 games

When playing on Wednesday are 8-2
Before playing Memphis are 5-5
After playing UAB are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5

Rice at UAB, Saturday, February 16
Marshall home to Memphis, Saturday, February 16