Who's Playing

Marshall @ App. State

Current Records: Marshall 18-5; App. State 13-10

What to Know

The App. State Mountaineers have the luxury of staying home another game and will welcome the Marshall Thundering Herd at 6:30 p.m. ET Feb. 2 at Holmes Convocation Center. Appalachian State is out to keep their three-game home win streak alive.

The Mountaineers didn't have too much trouble with the Arkansas State Red Wolves at home on Saturday as they won 63-51.

Meanwhile, everything came up roses for Marshall at home against the Georgia State Panthers on Saturday as the team secured a 103-65 victory.

Appalachian State is expected to lose this next one by 3.5. However, those who like betting on the underdog should be happy to hear that they are 6-3 against the spread when expected to lose.

Their wins bumped Appalachian State to 13-10 and Marshall to 18-5. We'll see which team can carry over their success and which team inevitably falls when the Mountaineers and the Thundering Herd clash.

How To Watch

  • When: Thursday at 6:30 p.m. ET
  • Where: Holmes Convocation Center -- Boone, North Carolina
  • TV: ESPN Plus
  • Follow: CBS Sports App
  • Ticket Cost: $30.00


The Thundering Herd are a 3.5-point favorite against the Mountaineers, according to the latest college basketball odds.

The oddsmakers had a good feel for the line for this one, as the game opened with the Thundering Herd as a 3-point favorite.

Over/Under: -110

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Series History

Marshall won the only game these two teams have played in the last nine years.

  • Dec 29, 2022 - Marshall 79 vs. App. State 53