Thundering Herd Down Tulane 38-23 - Match Report
|Thundering Herd Down Tulane 38-23 - Match Report|
Marshall earned a 38-23 victory over Tulane on Saturday in Week 13 action at Joan C. Edwards Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Thundering Herd were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 11 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 52.5.
Brian Anderson completed 9 of 23 pass attempts for 162 yards for the Thundering Herd in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Green Wave defense.
Orleans Darkwa rushed for 65 yards for Tulane, while D.J. Ponder added 2 yards. Ryan Griffin threw for 370 yards for the Green Wave, while receivers Cody Sparks and Devin Figaro had 99 and 79 yards respectively.
Tulane outgained Marshall 410-271 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 24-11 by the Green Wave.
The time of possession battle favored Tulane as their offense was on the field for 35:14, longer than the 24:46 of their opponents.