>> Thundering Herd Down Maryland 31-20 - Match Report
Rakeem Cato threw for 337 yards to lead the Thundering Herd over Maryland 31-20 on Friday in Military Bowl action at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium.
The Thundering Herd were a 3-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 65.5.
Essray Taliaferro rushed for 81 yards, while Remi Watson added 42 yards in the win. Gator Hoskins and Tommy Shuler added 104 and 68 receiving yards respectively.
Brandon Ross rushed for 116 yards for Maryland, while C.J. Brown added 38 yards. C.J. Brown threw for 197 yards for the Terrapins, while receivers Levern Jacobs and Amba Etta had 100 and 51 yards respectively.
Marshall outgained Maryland 475-391 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 24-18 by the Thundering Herd.
Marshall lost the time of possession battle 33:22/26:38, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.