Halftime: Rice 40, Marshall 31
HOUSTON -- Rice moved in front late and leads the Marshall Thundering Herd, 40-31, at halftime of a men’s basketball game in Tudor Fieldhouse.
Marshall made 33.3 percent of its shots and went 6-for-21 on 3-point attempts. C.J. Burks has 12 points for the Herd and Jon Elmore has 10.
The Herd had a five-point lead at 7:15 after a Burks 3-point shot on Elmore’s assist that made the senior point guard the all-time assists leader in Conference USA with 715.