Marshall takes Little Caesars Bowl

Marshall takes Little Caesars Bowl

Martin Ward ran for a pair of touchdowns in the first half as the Marshall Thundering Herd defeated the Ohio Bobcats 21-17 Saturday afternoon in the Little Caesars Bowl.

Marshall won the game as 3-point underdogs, and the combined 38 points went UNDER the posted total of 49.

Andre Booker ran back a 58-yard punt return for the other Thundering Herd touchdown.

Terrence McCrae and Shannon Ballard scored the Ohio touchdowns in the loss.