Marshall Thundering Herd

#159 Overall 6th in USA Tournament Odds: 0.6%
2019-20 Season
#226 ‐ #123 Off-Def
#226 Offense
#123 Defense
#159 Overall

13-seed Marshall takes out Wichita State in surprise upset

The 13-seed Marshall Thundering Herd moved onto the second round with a 81-75 upset over the 4-seed Wichita State Shockers on Friday.

What It Means:

Marshall became the second 13-seed to advance, with the Buffalo Bulls upsetting the Arizona Wildcats on Thursday. It's just the the fourth time ever that two 13-seeds have won their first-round games. It's Marshall's first NCAA tournament win in program history.

Marshall entered the tournament ranked just 112 in numberFire's NCAA Power Rankings.