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Explanation for early end to Marshall-WVU Game

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Joint statement from West Virginia University Director of Athletics Oliver Luck and Marshall University Athletic Director Mike Hamrick:

"After consultation with the Office of the Commissioner of the Big East Conference and the Office of Commissioner of Conference USA, as well as the medical staffs of Marshall University and West Virginia University, and based on the pending weather forecast, as well as the physical and mental fatigue of the student-athletes, it has been decided that the football game between Marshall University and West Virginia University has been stopped in the fourth quarter, resulting in a final score of 34-13."

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