Golden Eagles fly past Thundering Herd
The Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles flew past the Marshall Thundering Herd 42-7 Saturday night.
Southern Mississippi easily made good on covering the 6.5-point spread and the final score went OVER the posted total of 49.
Jeremy Young threw for two touchdowns and ran for another, while Damion Fletcher ran for 151 yards in setting a school record for a freshman.
Marshall ended the season at 5-7 and needed a win to become bowl eligible.