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Ohio Defeats Marshall 34-31 - Recap

The Thundering Herd came up short against the Bobcats in Week 3 action on Saturday, falling 34-31 at Peden Stadium.

Ohio won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 67.5.

Tyler Tettleton completed 25 of 38 pass attempts for 266 yards for the Bobcats in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.

Kevin Grooms rushed for 35 yards for Marshall, while Rakeem Cato added 30 yards. Rakeem Cato threw for 366 yards for the Thundering Herd, while receivers Tommy Shuler and Gator Hoskins had 95 and 81 yards respectively.

Marshall outgained Ohio 482-335 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 28-19 by the Thundering Herd.

The time of possession battle favored Ohio as their offense was on the field for 35:39, longer than the 24:21 of their opponents.

Next game, Ohio takes its act home to face Austin Peay looking for another win. For Marshall, they head on the road to face Virginia Tech.