We have went final in Huntington, and Marshall is officially 1-0.
— Marshall Football (@HerdFB) September 5, 2020
Marshall beat Eastern Kentucky by a final of 59-0. Redshirt freshman Grant Wells set the school record for passing yards by a quarterback in a debut with 307 yards. He would also add four touchdown passes while tossing no interceptions.
The Colonels gave up a whopping 627 yards to Marshall’s offense, including 345 through the air and 282 on the ground.
— EKU Football (@EKUFootball) September 5, 2020
WVU will play Eastern Kentucky next weekend in Morgantown, and will likely be very heavy favorites.
The Mountaineers and Colonels kick off at 1 p.m. on FS1.