The Marshall Thundering Herd take on the Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles in one of the college football games on Saturday, October 29, 2016 start time at 7:00 PM ET, at M.M. Roberts Stadium, Hattiesburg, Mississippi.
The Marshall Thundering Herd (2-5) lost against the Charlotte 49ers , 27-24, last week. Hasaan Klugh completed 17-for-31 passes for 203 yards. In rushing, Kalif Philllips ran for 123 yards and two touchdowns in 23 attempts while Klugh added 41 yards and a touchdown in 16 attempts. In receiving, Austin Duke posted 76 yards in seven carries while Willie Workpeh Kofa added 43 yards in a catch.
Offensively, Marshall football is averaging 272.6 yards in passing and 112.9 yards in rushing. Defensively, Marshall football is yielding 262.1 yards in passing and 204.9 yards in rushing against the opposing team.
The Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles (4-3) lost against the LSU Tigers, 45-10, Week 7. Nick Mullens completed 25-for-36 passes for 161 yards. In rushing, Ito Smith ran for 64 yards and a touchdown in 16 attempts while George Payne added 26 yards in 11 carries. In receiving, Smith posted 46 yards in six receptions while Allenzae Staggers added 35 yards in seven receptions.
Offensively, Southern Mississippi football is averaging 296.1 yards in passing and 194.6 yards in rushing. Defensively, Southern Mississippi football is yielding 173.4 yards in passing and 162.9 yards in rushing against the opposing team.
Marshall vs Southern Miss football game schedule:
Date: October 29, 2016
Start Time: 7:00 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: (Check your local listing)
Odds and Point Spread: -16.5 Southern Miss, 65.0 O/U
Week 9 Scores are available HERE