Behind a career-best 36 points from C.J. Burks and Jon Elmore's latest well-rounded performance, Marshall claimed a 93-80 victory over Rice on Thursday night.
Ajdin Penava finished with 16 points, 15 rebounds, five assists and three blocks for Marshall.
Marshall never reached its preferred pace but pulled out a 76-66 win over Florida International behind Ajdin Penava's 25 points and 14 rebounds on Thursday night.
Jon Elmore finished with 22 points and seven rebounds and Marshall held off UTEP 74-65 after letting most of a double-digit lead evaporate Saturday night.
Jhivvan Jackson scored 23 points including a basket in a game-ending 6-0 run that lifted the Roadrunners 81-77 on Wednesday night in Conference USA.
C.J. Burks capped his 24-point night with four straight free throws in overtime as the Herd beat second straight league contender, 86-78.
C.J. Burks scored 25 points, Ajdin Penava made a splashy return to the lineup.
Litton ends his college career ranked fourth on the school's list in touchdown passes (72) and fifth in passing yards (8,332).
Marshall trimmed a 23-point deficit to two in the final minute but couldn't finish off the comeback during an 82-76 loss at Old Dominion on Saturday night.
Larry Aaron hospitalized after bullet lodges in spine.
Jon Elmore poured in 32 points, C.J. Burks scored 23 and Marshall improved to 10-0 at home by forcing 20 turnovers Saturday night.
Wake Forest transfer Rondale Watson scored 20 points and Marshall downed Southern Miss 85-66 on Thursday night.
At 9-4, Marshall finished its non-conference slate with the best start of the Dan D’Antoni era and improved to 8-0 at home.
Bill Legg steps down after eight seasons as Marshall's offensive coordinator.
Ajdin Penava finished with 25 points and nine rebounds but the Herd came up short on the road, 81-77.
Chase Litton threw a 76-yard pass to Tyre Brady, and Keion Davis and Tyler King ripped off explosive runs as The Herd beat Colorado State 31-28.
Images from Marshall's win in the New Mexico Bowl on Saturday.
Penava set career bests with 33 points, 15 rebounds and nine blocks as the Herd won 99-96 in overtime.
Marshall's .830 winning percentage in bowl games leads the NCAA, so coach Doc Holliday is following a tried-and-true format entering the New Mexico Bowl.
The Gildan New Mexico Bowl will take place Saturday.