Herd welcomes Owls in C-USA home opener

Marshall (1-4) will look to snap a four-game losing skid on the gridiron when the Florida Atlantic Owls (1-5) come to Huntington on Saturday night for the Thundering Herd’s Conference USA opener at Joan C. Edwards Stadium. Both program’s are still searching for their first league win of the year as MU is 0-1 in C-USA play and FAU is 0-2 within the division. Florida Atlantic has lost its last five decisions after starting the year with a 38-30 win over Southern Illinois, with last three setback coming by a combined 11 points. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. (Bryan Walters/OVP Sports)