MU Game Balls: Marshall vs. NC State
Offense: RB #24 Keion Davis: While the Herd rushing attack was nonexistent, Davis was able to make plays as a receiver, catching six passes for 99 yards out of the backfield.
Defense: S #29 Malik Gant: Gant had several big hits in the first half that punished the N.C. State receivers over the middle and he finished with seven tackles, a half-tackle for loss and a pass breakup.
Special teams: LB #2 Jaquan Yulee: Yulee’s hit on N.C. State kick returner C.J. Riley forced a fumble that Artis Johnson returned 22 yards for a touchdown. At the time, it brought the Herd within 23-17.