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Rakeem Cato named Conference Player of the Week

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HUNTINGTON, WV -

Marshall quarterback Rakeem Cato threw for 262 yards with five touchdowns and zero interceptions earning offensive Conference USA Player of the Week by both the league and CollegeSportsMadness.com according to athletic department press release.

Four of Cato's touchdown passes came in the first quarter as Marshall jumped out to a 28-0 lead. His five touchdown passes was one short of the school record. 

In total, Cato finished with 636 yards of total offense on the day. The Thundering Herd are now 5-3 and 3-1 in conference. They are back in action Saturday at home against UAB. Kick-off is at noon.