Marshall vs Louisville Recap - Thundering Herd Win 17-13
|Marshall vs Louisville Recap - Thundering Herd Win 17-13|
The Thundering Herd grabbed a Week 5 victory over the Cardinals on Saturday, winning 17-13 at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium.
Marshall was an underdog by 11 point and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 46.5.
Rakeem Cato completed 18 of 30 pass attempts for 236 yards for the Thundering Herd in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Victor Anderson rushed for 24 yards for Louisville, while Teddy Bridgewater added 16 yards. Teddy Bridgewater threw for 221 yards for the Cardinals, while receivers Josh Chichester and Victor Anderson had 62 and 40 yards respectively.
Marshall outgained Louisville 353-281 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-16 by the Thundering Herd.
Louisville lost the time of possession battle 34:44/25:16, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Marshall looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Central Florida. Louisville will aim to get back on the winning track at North Carolina.