Golden Eagles quiet Thundering Herd

Golden Eagles quiet Thundering Herd

Damion Fletcher rushed for 152 yards and three touchdowns on 30 carries Sunday night, as the Southern Miss Golden Eagles defeated the Marshall Thundering Herd 33-24.

The Golden Eagles had been favored by 3.5-points and were able to cover the spread. The combined score went OVER the posted over/under total (55).

Eagles’ quarterback Stephen Reaves completed 23-of-30 passes for 309 yards with a touchdown, while Torris Magee caught seven passes for 156 yards and a touchdown.Bernard Morris completed 20-of-38 passes for 310 yards with two touchdowns and three interceptions for Marshall, while Darius Passmore caught five passes for 105 yards and a touchdown.