UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Kareem Canty rang up 28 points Saturday and it wasn't nearly enough for the Marshall Thundering Herd men's basketball team.
HOUSTON -- Marshall's fans have been down this road before.
HOUSTON -- After Marshall University's 41-24 loss to Rice in the Conference USA Championship, the Military Bowl announced the Thundering Herd accepted a bid to the Dec. 27 contest in Annapolis, Md.
HOUSTON -- Marshall University's dreams of a Conference USA football championship came to a cold, hard stop Saturday as Rice dominated from the onset and didn't let up to defeat the Thundering Herd, 41-24, in front of an announced 20,247 spectators at Rice Stadium.
That wouldn't have been any surprise if MU had faced off against Rice in the GE College Bowl or Jeopardy.
HUNTINGTON -- A Marshall University women's basketball game scheduled Saturday afternoon in Cam Henderson Center was postponed because of a power outage.
Grant Traylor awards the game balls for Marshall's loss at Rice on Saturday.
Chuck Landon grades the Herd ... Rice 41, Marshall 24
HOUSTON, Texas - Marshall has officially accepted a bid to the Military Bowl following the Herd’s 41-24 loss to Rice in the Conference USA Championship game on Saturday.
Marshall falls to Rice, 41-24, in the Conference USA championship game in Houston, Texas, on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.