Marshall mauls Owls on Homecoming, 31-7

Marshall forced five turnovers and churned out 233 yards on the ground en route to a 31-7 thumping of Florida Atlantic on Saturday afternoon during Homecoming at Joan C. Edwards Stadium. The Herd (5-2, 3-1 CUSA East) took a 10-7 lead into the intermission, then scored 21 unanswered points down the stretch while handing the defending Conference USA champions their third loss in four outings. Complete details of the Marshall-FAU contest will be available in the Tuesday print editions of the Point Pleasant Register, Gallipolis Daily Tribune and The Daily Sentinel. (Bryan Walters|OVP Sports)