Marshall 37, Houston 23
Preview - Box Score - Recap

  1 2 3 4 Total
Houston 0 3 6 14 23 Final 
Marshall 3 13 14 7 37  
  Box Score Play by Play Drive Log
 Scoring Summary Cougars - Thundering Herd 
  1st Quarter
 Thundering Herd FG Craig Ratanamorn kicked a 28-yard field goal 0 - 3 
 
  2nd Quarter
 Thundering Herd TD Mark Cann passed to Cody Slate to the right for 9 yard gain (Craig Ratanamorn made PAT) 0 - 10 
 
 Thundering Herd FG Craig Ratanamorn kicked a 25-yard field goal 0 - 13 
 
 Cougars FG Ben Bell kicked a 22-yard field goal 3 - 13 
 
 Thundering Herd FG Craig Ratanamorn kicked a 36-yard field goal 3 - 16 
 
  3rd Quarter
 Thundering Herd TD Mark Cann passed to Emmanuel Spann to the left for 5 yard gain (Craig Ratanamorn made PAT) 3 - 23 
 
 Thundering Herd TD Mark Cann rushed up the middle for 1 yard gain (Craig Ratanamorn made PAT) 3 - 30 
 
 Cougars TD Case Keenum passed to Bryce Beall to the right for 14 yard gain (Ben Bell missed PAT) 9 - 30 
 
  4th Quarter
 Thundering Herd TD Darius Marshall rushed up the middle for 22 yard gain (Craig Ratanamorn made PAT) 9 - 37 
 
 Cougars TD Case Keenum passed to Kierrie Johnson down the middle for 59 yard gain (Ben Bell made PAT) 16 - 37 
 
 Cougars TD Bryce Beall rushed to the left for 2 yard gain (Ben Bell made PAT) 23 - 37 
 
 Team Statistics
  Cougars Thundering Herd 
  First Downs 24 23 
    Passing 14
    Rushing 7 16 
    Penalty 3
  Third Down Efficiency 3-12 7-17 
  Fourth Down Efficiency 1-1 1-2 
  TOTAL NET YARDS 423 406 
    Total Plays 72 79 
    Average Gain Per Play 5.9 5.1 
  NET YARDS RUSHING 106 249 
    Rushes 30 54 
    Average Per Rush 3.5 4.6 
  NET YARDS PASSING 317 157 
    Completions-Attempts 22-42 15-25 
    Yards Per Pass Play 7.5 6.3 
    Times Sacked 4
    Yards Lost to Sacks 27
    Had Intercepted 2
  PUNTS 6 4 
    Average Punt 42.5 43.5 
  PENALTIES 6 10 
    Penalty Yards 40 67 
  FUMBLES 3 1 
    Fumbles Lost 1
 Passing                  
 Houston Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int 
 C. Keenum 22 41 317 53.7 7.7 4 27 2
 B. Joseph 0 1 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0
 Marshall Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int 
 M. Cann 15 25 157 60.0 6.3 1 4 2
 Rushing            
 Houston Rush Yds Avg Lng TD FumL 
 B. Beall 14 68 4.9 21 1
 A. Kohn 7 24 3.4 9 0
 B. Joseph 1 9 9.0 9 0
 C. Keenum 8 5 0.6 14 0
 Marshall Rush Yds Avg Lng TD FumL 
 D. Marshall 15 102 6.8 35 1
 C. Small 19 81 4.3 14 0
 D. Passmore 8 42 5.3 13 0
 T. Edwards 8 20 2.5 5 0
 M. Cann 4 4 1.0 5 1
 Receiving            
 Houston Rec Yds Avg Lng TD FumL 
 T. Carrier 6 104 17.3 50 0
 B. Beall 5 73 14.6 23 1
 K. Johnson 2 57 28.5 59 1
 P. Edwards 3 30 10.0 11 0
 M. Hafner 2 29 14.5 18 0
 A. Kohn 1 9 9.0 9 0
 L. Castile 1 6 6.0 6 0
 C. Rodriguez 1 5 5.0 5 0
 B. Joseph 1 4 4.0 4 0
 Marshall Rec Yds Avg Lng TD FumL 
 D. Passmore 3 71 23.7 65 0
 C. Slate 4 36 9.0 19 1
 E. Spann 5 33 6.6 18 1
 B. Milligan 2 9 4.5 11 0
 C. Small 1 8 8.0 8 0
 Kicking              
 Houston XPM XPA FGM FGA Lng Pct Pts 
 B. Bell 2 3 1 1 22 100.0
 Marshall XPM XPA FGM FGA Lng Pct Pts 
 C. Ratanamorn 4 4 3 4 36 75.0 13 
 Punting            
 Houston Punt Avg Lng Blk I20 TB 
 C. Turner 6 42.5 55 0 2
 Marshall Punt Avg Lng Blk I20 TB 
 K. Whitehead 4 43.5 55 0 1
 Kick/Punt Returns
 Houston PR Yds Avg Lng TD KR Yds Avg Lng TD 
 T. Carrier 0 0 0.0 0 0 3 61 20.3 23
 P. Edwards 0 0 0.0 0 0 5 81 16.2 24
 K. Fontenette 1 8 8.0 8 0 0 0 0.0 0
 Marshall PR Yds Avg Lng TD KR Yds Avg Lng TD 
 D. Marshall 0 0 0.0 0 0 3 63 21.0 57

Updated on Tuesday, Nov 4, 2008 1:47 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Houston
B. Beall B. Beall, RB
14 Rush, 68 yds
1 TD
5 Rec, 73 yds, 1 TD
 Marshall
M. Cann M. Cann, QB
15-25, 157 yds
2 TDs
4 Rush, 4 yds, 1 TD
 Conference USA Box Scores
Tuesday, Oct 28
Houston 23
Marshall 37
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Arkansas 30
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UAB 14
Southern Miss 70
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Tulane 10
LSU 35
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Rice 49
UTEP 44
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Sunday, Nov 2
East Carolina 13
UCF 10
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