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Southern Miss Falls to Marshall, 61-13

Nov. 2, 2013

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HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Nick Mullensthrew for 323 yards, but the Marshall offense was too much for the Golden Eagles, as they fell, 61-13, against the Thundering Herd on Saturday.

Marshall quarterback Rakeem Cato's four scoring throws in the first quarter helped Marshall (5-3, 3-1 Conference USA) open up a 28-0 lead heading into the second.

Mullens connected with Markese Triplett for an 81-yard touchdown pass about midway through the second quarter and Corey Acosta's39-yard field goal with 3:30 left in the half cut the Southern Miss (0-8, 0-4 C-USA) deficit to 28-10.

Cato, however, led Marshall on a 13-play, 70-yard drive culminating with a 9-yard touchdown pass to Tommy Shuler, his second receiving touchdown of the afternoon, just 2 minutes and three seconds later and the rout was on.

Cato completed 21 of 28 passes for 262 yards.

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