Marshall Team Report Dec 4, 2013
It may not be the sexiest type of football, but it has certainly grabbed Marshall's attention.
The run-first, physical brand of football is what's worrying Marshall coach Doc Holliday entering Saturday's Conference USA Championship Game Saturday in Houston.
"They are an extremely physical football team," Holliday said.
Rice RB Charles Ross is one of the top offensive weapons in the entire league. Ross, a senior, has rushed for 114.3 yards per game and 12 touchdowns this year. It's part of a Rice rushing offense that leads the conference this year with 240.3 yards per game.
But Marshall knows what it's doing on offense, too. The Thundering Herd, at 44.6 points per game, led the league in offense this year. ...More