Blue Ribbon Bowl Preview: Marshall
Southern Miss. 27, Marshall 20
Brett Hodges threw a 1-yard touchdown pass to Rocky Ross with 23 seconds left and Nick Cattoi added the extra point to give UCF a 21-20 victory over Marshall on Sunday night.
Marshall 27, UAB 7
Noel Devine rushed for 103 yards and two touchdowns, freshman Geno Smith threw a scoring pass after Jarrett Brown went down with an injury and West Virginia beat Marshall 24-7 Saturday.
Marshall 31, S. Illinois 28
Rice 35, Marshall 10
East Carolina 19, Marshall 16, OT
Marshall quarterback Mark Cann threw two touchdown passes and ran for another, and the Thundering Herd never trailed in their 37-23 win over Houston on Tuesday night.
UAB 23, Marshall 21
Redshirt freshman Chazz Anderson threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score in his college debut to lead Cincinnati to a 33-10 victory over Marshall on Friday night.
Darius Passmore had eight catches for 136 yards and a touchdown, including a 75-yard score, to lead Marshall to a 34-27 victory over Southern Mississippi on Saturday.
No. 11 Wisconsin had to rally from an early two-touchdown deficit to Marshall, reeling off 51 straight points to turn a potential upset into a 51-14 walkover Saturday.
Coach Mark Snyder appears to have Marshall moving in the right direction, even if the results in 2008 might not show it.
Take a look at what C-USA East questions were answered this spring and what problems linger heading into the fall.
The losing streak is at 43, but this could be the year that Navy finall knocks off Notre Dame. It's all covered in the non-BCS notebook.