Saturday's game that pits the Marshall Thundering Herd (1-1) against the Northern Kentucky Norse (0-2) at Truist Arena is expected to be a one-sided matchup based on our computer prediction, which projects a final score of 94-67 in favor of Marshall, who is a heavy favorite according to our model. Game time is at 2:00 PM ET on November 18.

The Norse enter this contest following an 86-75 loss to Eastern Kentucky on Saturday.

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Northern Kentucky vs. Marshall Game Info

  • When: Saturday, November 18, 2023 at 2:00 PM ET
  • Where: Truist Arena in Highland Heights, Kentucky
  • How to Watch on TV: ESPN+
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on ESPN+

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Northern Kentucky vs. Marshall Score Prediction

  • Prediction: Marshall 94, Northern Kentucky 67

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Northern Kentucky Performance Insights (2022-23)

  • The Norse put up 68.2 points per game (118th in college basketball) last season while giving up 64.5 per outing (186th in college basketball). They had a +114 scoring differential and outscored opponents by 3.7 points per game.
  • Northern Kentucky's offense was worse in Horizon tilts last season, putting up 66.1 points per contest, compared to its overall average of 68.2 PPG.
  • The Norse scored 72.2 points per game when playing at home last year. In away games, they averaged 64.3 points per contest.
  • In 2022-23, Northern Kentucky gave up 64.4 points per game in home games. When playing on the road, it allowed 64.9.

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