Thundering Herd Fall 45-38 Against Tulsa - Game Recap
|Thundering Herd Fall 45-38 Against Tulsa - Game Recap|
Trey Watts tore up the turf for 111 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Golden Hurricane to a 45-38 win over the Thundering Herd at Joan C. Edwards Stadium.
Tulsa was a favorite by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 68.5.
Cody Green completed 9 of 17 pass attempts for 90 yards for the Golden Hurricane in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Kevin Grooms rushed for 71 yards for Marshall, while Steward Butler added 53 yards. Rakeem Cato threw for 391 yards for the Thundering Herd, while receivers Aaron Dobson and Antavious Wilson had 128 and 123 yards respectively.
Tulsa was outgained by Marshall 572-340 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-18 by the Thundering Herd.
Tulsa lost the time of possession battle 30:23/29:37, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Tulsa heads into a Week 7 battle against Texas El Paso. Marshall, meanwhile, will have their next action against Southern Miss.