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Marshall at W Virginia

  Saturday Sep 1, 2012 - 12:00 pm - Morgantown, WV | Odds: West Virginia by 26.5, Total Points: 67.5 | Team Pages: MRSH | WVIR

WVIR -26.5 Open -24.0 High -26.5
Last -26.0 Low -23.5

Line Movement

Historical Results of Games with Similar Lines

Since the start of the 2007-2008 college football season there have been 60 games where the closing line favored the home team by 25.5 to 27.5 points. In these games:

  • The team like West Virginia won the game 59 times (98.3%)
  • The team like Marshall won the game 1 times (1.7%)
  • The team like West Virginia did better against the spread, going 32-28 (53.3% ATS) and covering the spread by an average of 2.1 points

Historical Results of Games with Similar Line Movement

Since the start of the 2009-2010 college football season there have been 162 games where the closing line favored the initial favorite by 2.5 points more than the opening line.

In these games, the team like West Virginia did better against the spread, going 91-69-2 (56.9% ATS) and covering the spread by an average of 1.1 points.