Marshall Defeats Florida International 80-68 - Recap
Chris Thomas scored 19 points leading Marshall to an 80-68 victory over Florida International at Cam Henderson Center on Thursday.
Marshall won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5-point spread as favorites.
Kareem Canty had 16 points for Marshall and Tamron Manning chipped in with 15 points. Kareem Canty had 10 assists for them, while Ryan Taylor was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 5 boards.
Florida International got 29 points from Tymell Murphy in a losing cause and another 12 points from Dennis Mavin. Cody Mann contributed 4 assists for them, while Cody Mann had 9 rebounds.
The rebound battle favored Florida International as they grabbed 36 boards, while Marshall only had 32.