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NCAA Boxscore - Marshall at West Virginia

Team 1 2 3 4Score
Marshall010101434
West Virginia1321211469


Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
West Virginia Touchdown - 32-yard pass from Geno Smith to Stedman Bailey.   (Tyler Bitancurt extra point missed.). 8:56 Time Remaining.
West Virginia Touchdown - 3-yard run by Shawne Alston.   (Tyler Bitancurt extra point is good.). 4:53 Time Remaining.
2nd Quarter
Marshall Touchdown - 4-yard run by Travon Van.   (Justin Haig extra point is good.). 11:16 Time Remaining.
West Virginia Touchdown - 24-yard run by Andrew Buie.   (Tyler Bitancurt extra point is good.). 9:25 Time Remaining.
Marshall Field Goal - 34-yarder by Justin Haig.  7:11 Time Remaining.
West Virginia Touchdown - 6-yard pass from Geno Smith pass to Tavon Austin.   (Tyler Bitancurt extra point is good.). 6:25 Time Remaining.
West Virginia Touchdown - 9-yard pass from Geno Smith to J.D. Woods.   (Tyler Bitancurt extra point is good.). 1:00 Time Remaining.
3rd Quarter
West Virginia Touchdown - 21-yard run by Shawne Alston.   (Tyler Bitancurt extra point is good.). 12:27 Time Remaining.
Marshall Touchdown - 3-yard run by Travon Van.   (Justin Haig extra point is good.). 8:00 Time Remaining.
West Virginia Touchdown - 28-yard run by Geno Smith.   (Tyler Bitancurt extra point is good.). 4:32 Time Remaining.
West Virginia Touchdown - 43-yard fumble return by Isaiah Bruce.   (Tyler Bitancurt extra point is good.). 3:41 Time Remaining.
Marshall Field Goal - 29-yarder by Justin Haig.  0:18 Time Remaining.
4th Quarter
West Virginia Touchdown - 5-yadr pass from Geno Smith to Stedman Bailey.   (Tyler Bitancurt extra point is good.). 14:24 Time Remaining.
West Virginia Touchdown - 3-yard pass from Paul Millard to KJ Myers.   (Tyler Bitancurt extra point is good.). 13:04 Time Remaining.
Marshall Touchdown - 12-yard pass from Rakeem Cato to Tommy Shuler.   (Justin Haig extra point is good.). 9:50 Time Remaining.
Marshall Touchdown - 11-yard pass from Rakeem Cato to Eric Frohnapfel.   (Justin Haig extra point is good.). 0:54 Time Remaining.

Officials
Referee: Mike DefeeUmpire:Robert Richeson
Line Judge: Walt ColemanSide Judge:Eugene Hall
Head Linesman: Al GreenBack Judge:Terry White
Field Judge: Mike Cuttone 
Attendance/Time
Attendance: 59120Time:3:34

Final Team Statistics
 MarshallWest Virginia
TOTAL FIRST DOWNS2831
By Rushing913
By Passing1916
By Penalty02
THIRD DOWN EFFICIENCY9-19-47.05-8-63.0
FOURTH DOWN EFFICIENCY2-3-670-1-0
TOTAL NET YARDS545655
Total Off. Plays (inc. times thrown passing)10174
Avg. gain per offensive play5.48.9
NET YARDS RUSHING132331
Total Rushing Plays4535
Avg. gain per rushing play2.99.5
NET YARDS PASSING413324
Times Thrown - yards lost attempting to pass1-61-4
PASS ATTEMPTS-COMPLETIONS-HAD INTERCEPTED56-38-139-34-1
Avg. gain per pass play (inc. # thrown passing)7.48.3
PUNTS Number and average4-51.21-45.0
TOTAL RETURN YARDAGE (Not including kickoffs)56108
No. and Yards Punt Returns2-263-19
No. and Yards Kickoff Returns8-1605-92
No. and Yards Interception Returns1-301-46
PENALTIES No. and Yards11-1125-39
FUMBLES No. and Lost1-12-0
TOUCHDOWNS410
Rushing24
Passing25
EXTRA POINTS Made-Attempts4-49-10
FIELD GOALS Made-Attempts2-20-0
SAFETIES00
FINAL SCORE3469
TIME OF POSSESSION32:57 27:03

Final Individual Statistics
MarshallWest Virginia
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
K.Grooms 5438.6190
T.Van 16382.4162
R.Cato 4194.8120
R.Watson 6172.840
S.Butler 10141.430
M.Ward 310.330
B.Frohnapfel 100.000
Total451322.9192
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
S.Alston 161237.7212
A.Buie 68013.3241
T.Austin 36622.0700
G.Smith 8658.1281
P.Millard 2-3-1.510
      
      
Total353319.5704
PASSINGATTCPYDSSKTDLGIN
R.Cato 543841312401
B.Frohnapfel 2000000
Total563841312401
PASSINGATTCPYDSSKTDLGIN
G.Smith 363232304520
P.Millard 3211131
Total393432415521
RECEIVINGNOYDSAVGLGTD
E.Frohnapfel 66010.0241
T.Shuler 5479.4231
A.Dobson 47218.0400
J.Kelson 44511.3210
T.Van 4143.5120
C.Crawford 34816.0280
A.Wilson 34013.3190
G.Hoskins 22412.0120
D.Allen 2189.0140
A.Snipes-Booker 2126.080
J.King 12020.0200
S.Butler 11010.0100
D.Evans 133.030
Total3841310.9402
RECEIVINGNOYDSAVGLGTD
T.Austin 10535.3151
S.Bailey 910411.6322
J.Woods 77510.7221
A.Buie 4317.890
J.Thompson 263.080
I.McCartney 15252.0520
K.Myers 133.031
      
      
      
      
      
      
Total343249.5525
INTERCEPTIONSATTYDSLGTD
M.Lovett 130300
Total130300
INTERCEPTIONSATTYDSLGTD
D.Rigg 146460
Total146460
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGIN20LG
T.Williams 420551.3159
Total420551.3159
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGIN20LG
C.Smith 14545.0045
Total14545.0045
PUNT RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
A.Snipes-Booker 119190
C.Crawford 1500
G.Hoskins 0220
Total226190
PUNT RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
T.Austin 319140
     
     
Total319140
KICKOFF RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
A.Snipes-Booker 6125250
S.Butler 125250
M.Ward 110100
     
Total8160250
KICKOFF RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
T.Austin 135350
A.Buie 224150
S.Bailey 117170
R.Clarke 116160
Total592350
KICKINGFGPCTLGXPPTS
J.Haig 2/2100.0344/410
Total2/2100.0344/410
KICKINGFGPCTLGXPPTS
T.Bitancurt 0/00.009/109
Total0/00.009/109

Marshall
FUMBLESFUMLOST
R.Cato 11
Total11
West Virginia
FUMBLESFUMLOST
S.Alston 10
T.Austin 10
Total20


Marshall Thundering Herd
Final 1234Score
Marshall «1410141452
Northern Ill767323
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Team Leaders
Receptions T. Shuler 92
Rec Yds T. Shuler 1138
Rush Att D. Johnson 206
Rush Yds D. Johnson 1767
Points D. Johnson 114
Team News
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Injuries
- Season complete.
Conference USA Standings (Conference Record)
School W L PF PA Pct.
East
Marshall 7 1 378 183 .875
Middle Tennessee 5 3 270 273 .625
Western Ky 4 4 347 347 .500
UAB 4 4 258 243 .500
Old Dominion 4 4 272 337 .500
FIU 3 5 202 205 .375
Fla Atlantic 2 6 212 276 .250
West
Louisiana Tech 7 1 357 159 .875
Rice 5 3 248 243 .625
Texas-El Paso 5 3 213 208 .625
TX-San Antonio 3 5 133 214 .375
North Texas 2 6 175 262 .250
Southern Miss 1 7 169 284 .125

2013 Results 2014 Results/Schedule
Aug 31 - W vs. Miami-Ohio, 52-14
Sep 7 - W vs. Gardner-Webb, 55-0
Sep 14 - L at Ohio U, 31-34
Sep 21 - L at Virginia Tech, 21-29
Oct 5 - W vs. TX-San Antonio, 34-10
Oct 12 - W at Fla Atlantic, 24-23
Oct 24 - L at Middle Tennessee, 49-51
Nov 2 - W vs. Southern Miss, 61-13
Nov 9 - W vs. UAB, 56-14
Nov 14 - W at Tulsa, 45-34
Nov 23 - W at FIU, 48-10
Nov 29 - W vs. East Carolina, 59-28
Dec 7 - L at Rice, 24-41
Dec 27 - W at Maryland, 31-20
Aug 30 - W at Miami-Ohio, 42-27
Sep 6 - W vs. Rhode Island, 48-7
Sep 13 - W vs. Ohio U, 44-14
Sep 20 - W at Akron, 48-17
Sep 27 - Open
Oct 4 - W at Old Dominion, 56-14
Oct 11 - W vs. Middle Tennessee, 49-24
Oct 18 - W at FIU, 45-13
Oct 25 - W vs. Fla Atlantic, 35-16
Nov 1 - Open
Nov 8 - W at Southern Miss, 63-17
Nov 15 - W vs. Rice, 41-14
Nov 22 - W at UAB, 23-18
Nov 28 - L vs. Western Ky, 66-67 OT
Dec 6 - W vs. Louisiana Tech, 26-23
Dec 13 - Open
Dec 23 - W at Northern Ill, 52-23

West Virginia Mountaineers
12/29 2:00 PM ET12/29 1:00 PM CT12/29 12:00 PM MT12/29 11:00 AM PT12/29 7:00 PM GMT1234Score
Texas A&MW-L: 7-50
West VirginiaW-L: 7-50
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Team Leaders
Receptions K. White 102
Rec Yds K. White 1318
Rush Att R. Shell 164
Rush Yds R. Shell 766
Points M. Alford 60
Team News
NCAA Game Summary - West Virginia at Iowa State
West Virginia (6-5) at Iowa State (2-8)
Lockett leads No. 12 Kansas State over WVU
NCAA Game Summary - Kansas State at West Virginia
Big 12 showdown pits Wildcats against Mountaineers
(12) Kansas State (7-2) at West Virginia (6-4)
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Injuries
- Quarterback Clint Trickett (12/23, concussion) is questionable for the Liberty Bowl Monday against Texas A&M. Quarterback William Crest (10/24, shoulder) will miss the remainder of the season. Cornerback Travis Bell (9/25, personal) has left the team. Cornerback Brandon Napoleon (9/16, knee) will miss the remainder of the season. Linebacker Jared Barber (8/3, knee) is out indefinitely. Wide receiver Jacky Marcellus (8/3, knee) will miss the entire season. Guard Quinton Spain (12/23, undisclosed) is probable for the Liberty Bowl Monday against Texas A&M.
Big 12 Standings (Conference Record)
School W L PF PA Pct.
Baylor 8 1 408 263 .889
TCU 8 1 428 223 .889
Kansas State 7 2 303 197 .778
Oklahoma 5 4 333 264 .556
West Virginia 5 4 281 244 .556
Texas 5 4 209 211 .556
Oklahoma State 4 5 215 311 .444
Texas Tech 2 7 266 385 .222
Kansas 1 8 153 320 .111
Iowa State 0 9 207 385 .000

2013 Results 2014 Results/Schedule
Aug 31 - W vs. William & Mary, 24-17
Sep 7 - L at Oklahoma, 7-16
Sep 14 - W vs. Georgia State, 41-7
Sep 21 - L at Maryland, 0-37
Sep 28 - W vs. Oklahoma State, 30-21
Oct 5 - L at Baylor, 42-73
Oct 19 - L vs. Texas Tech, 27-37
Oct 26 - L at Kansas State, 12-35
Nov 2 - W at TCU, 30-27 OT
Nov 9 - L vs. Texas, 40-47 OT
Nov 16 - L at Kansas, 19-31
Nov 30 - L vs. Iowa State, 44-52
Aug 30 - L at Alabama, 23-33
Sep 6 - W vs. Towson, 54-0
Sep 13 - W at Maryland, 40-37
Sep 20 - L vs. Oklahoma, 33-45
Sep 27 - Open
Oct 4 - W vs. Kansas, 33-14
Oct 11 - W at Texas Tech, 37-34
Oct 18 - W vs. Baylor, 41-27
Oct 25 - W at Oklahoma State, 34-10
Nov 1 - L vs. TCU, 30-31
Nov 8 - L at Texas, 16-33
Nov 15 - Open
Nov 20 - L vs. Kansas State, 20-26
Nov 29 - W at Iowa State, 37-24
Dec 6 - Open
Dec 13 - Open
Dec 29 - vs. Texas A&M, 2:00 PM ET1:00 PM CT12:00 PM MT11:00 AM PT7:00 PM GMT