COL FB: Virginia Tech 30, Marshall 10

Sept. 24, 2011 at 8:19 PM
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HUNTINGTON, W.Va., Sept. 24 (UPI) -- Virginia Tech's David Wilson and Josh Oglesby combined for 207 yards rushing Saturday and the No. 11 Hokies bested Marshall 30-10.

Wilson racked up 132 yards and a score on 26 carries. Oglesby added 75 more and a pair of TDs on 12 attempts.

The Hokies (4-0) benefited from a 22-of-33 passing performance from Logan Thomas, who amassed 229 yards through the air and added a rushing score.

Virginia Tech -- which won a fourth straight to start the season for the first time since 2006 -- got a combined 173 receiving yards on 15 catches from Danny Coale and D.J. Coles.

Marshall (1-3) could manage only six yards rushing on 24 total carries in the defeat.

Rakeem Cato completed 17-of-33 pass attempts for 245 yards and a score for the Thundering Herd.

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