MU Game Balls: Marshall at Virginia Tech
MU Game Balls: Virginia Tech 41, Marshall 20
Offense: RB No. 20 Brenden Knox: Knox was the lone offensive highlight for the Herd with 199 yards, including a 67-yard jaunt that set up his 2-yard scoring run. The 67-yard run was the longest for Marshall this season.
Defense: DT No. 94 Channing Hames: Hames put in one of his better efforts this season, finishing with six tackles, two sacks and a pass breakup.
Special teams: DB No. 41 Kenard King: King had a nice open-field tackle on a kickoff return in the fourth quarter following a Marshall touchdown. Other than that, special teams did not stand out.