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Marshall Thundering Herd (23-14)


Thu. 3/14 Tue. 3/19 Tue. 3/26 Tue. 4/2 Thu. 4/4
@ SouMis 
L 73-82
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vs. IUPUI 
W 78-73
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vs. Presby 
W 83-66
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vs. Hamp 
W 80-78
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vs. WI-GB 
W 90-70
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Burks lifts Marshall over Green Bay 90-70 to win CIT title

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) C.J. Burks scored 28 points as Marshall romped past Green Bay 90-70 on Thursday night for the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament championship.

Burks also had seven rebounds, six assists and three steals in being named the most valuable player. He had a steal on back-to-back possessions and his fast-break dunk gave Marshall a 72-62 midway through the second half.

Taevion Kinsey added 21 points for the Thundering Herd (23-14). Jon Elmore had 17 points on just 5-of-18 shooting. Marshall was 1 for 12 from 3-point range to start the game and finished 3 of 26.

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Leaders
Points: J. Elmore20.3
Rebounds: J. Elmore5.1
Assists: J. Elmore5.1
FG%: C. Burks47.8%
FT%: J. Elmore78.9%
3P%: J. Williams36.7%
Steals: J. West2.2
Blocks: J. Williams1.9
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Duke32-6
2 Virginia35-3
3 North Carolina29-7
4 Gonzaga33-4
5 Michigan State32-7
6 Tennessee31-6
7 Kentucky30-7
8 Michigan30-7
9 Texas Tech31-7
10 Florida State29-8
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Virginia35-3
2 Texas Tech31-7
3 Michigan State32-7
4 Duke32-6
5 Auburn30-10
6 Gonzaga33-4
7 Kentucky30-7
8 Purdue26-10
9 North Carolina29-7
10 Tennessee31-6
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Conference USA Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Old Dominion 13-5 26-9
Marshall 11-7 23-14
Southern Miss 11-7 20-13
Western Kentucky 11-7 20-14
UTSA 11-7 17-15
FIU 10-8 20-14
UAB 10-8 20-15
Louisiana Tech 9-9 20-13
North Texas 8-10 21-12
Florida Atlantic 8-10 17-16
Rice 8-10 13-19
Middle Tennessee 8-10 11-21
Charlotte 5-13 8-21
UTEP 3-15 8-21
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 80.5 (26)
Rebounds: 8.9 (262)
Assists: 14.2 (109)
FG%: 44.2% (187)
FT%: 72.2% (121)
3P%: 34.2% (191)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 80.5 (350)
Rebounds: 25.2 (187)
Assists: 12.9 (172)
FG%: 45.8% (297)
FT%: 71.8% (265)
3P%: 35.5% (262)
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