Marshall throttles Alice Lloyd 121-57
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP)
Ryan Taylor scored 25 points to lead six Marshall players in double figures as they dominated NAIA Alice Lloyd 121-57 Tuesday night.
Chris Thomas scored 19 while Shawn Smith added 18 points to go with his 12 rebounds. Kareem Canty dished out 14 assists and scored 12 points.
Marshall (5-6) shot a blistering 64.7 percent from the field and drained 15 of 26 from long range. Alice Lloyd (6-6) finished just 26.6 from the field and hit 7 of 34 from 3-point range.
Marshall ripped off a 20-5 run to open a 40-19 first-half lead. The Thundering Herd extended the lead to 54-30 at halftime in a game that was never close.
Marshall controlled the paint, outscoring Alice Lloyd 56-20 and grabbing a 54-32 rebound advantage.
Tyler Rogers paced Alice Lloyd, scoring 13 points on 5-of-7 shooting.