Despite a valiant second half effort Marshall fell to Purdue 51-41 at Ross-Ade Stadium Saturday afternoon.
Two second quarter interceptions returned for touchdowns by Boilermaker defenders put the Thundering Herd in a 41-14 hole heading into halftime. Despite the deficit Marshall played hard in the second half, outscoring Purdue 27-9 in the last two quarters.
For more on today's game follow the links below.
The Charleston Gazette
Interceptions doom Cato, Herd in 51-41 loss to Purdue
Marshall Notebook: Herd rediscovers 3-and-out
The Charleston Daily Mail
Marshall Football: Herd falls to Purdue, 51-41
The Herald Dispatch
Purdue too tough, 51-41
Shuler breaks reception record
MU Game Balls
The WV Metro News
Herd Comeback Falls Short 51-41
The Herd Insider
Herd wins battle, loses war in 51-41 defeat at Purdue
Herd Comeback Falls Short at Purdue, 51-41