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WVU slips by Marshall University in Capital Classic

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CHARLESTON, WV -

In a game that Marshall University led the for the first 35 minutes, it wasn't enough as they fell to West Virginia, 74-64 in the Capital Classic. The Thundering Herd's didn't score a field goal in the final 4:57 of the game. They didn't help themselves at the free throw line either as they finished the game just 10 of 24.  

Kareem Canty led Marshall with 16 points. Chris Thomas and TyQuane Goard also chipped in with 11. 

Juwan Staten led all scores with 19 points. The Mountaineers had four other players in double figures. 

Marshall is now 4-6 on the year, while WVU improved to 7-4.