HUNTINGTON, WV Marshall got a career performance from Iran Bennett, who had 21 points and 16 rebounds, to lead Marshall to a 90=72 win over Eastern Kentucky.
Marshall beats EKU Colonels
The Herd trailed 21-11 in the first half before Darius George hit 2 three pointers and the Herd's defense led them to a 39-31 halftime lead.
Taevion Kinsey added 19 points for Marshall.
The Herd improves to 5-6 on the season.
Eastern Kentucky, coached by former Marshall player A.W. Hamilton, fell to 3-8 on the year.