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Yahoo Sports: Case Keenum quiets Marshall’s trash talk after big day

Marshall defenders said they wanted to find out who Houston's backup quarterback was, presumably by knocking starter Case Keenum out of the game. Well, Marshall did meet Cougars' backup Cotton Turner, but only after Keenum had his way with the Thundering Herd completing 24-of-28 passes for 376 yards and six touchdowns in a 63-28 win. To add insult to injury, Keenum also set the NCAA career total offense mark formerly held by Hawaii's Timmy Chang. Earlier in the week, the Huntington Herald-Dispatch ran a story quoting Marshall players who said their goal was get Keenum out of the game by ...

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