EL PASO, Texas(AP) Trevor Vittatoe passed for 517 yards and five touchdowns as UTEP routed Marshall 52-21 on Saturday.
Jeff Moturi led receivers with 179 yards, including an 80-yard scoring pass from Vittatoe, who also connected for TDs with Tufick Shadrawy , Kris Adams , Jonny Moore and Donavon Kemp .
James Thomas and Donald Buckram also scored for UTEP on runs of 4 and 12 yards.
Brian Anderson threw for 347 yards and three touchdowns for the Thundering Herd . Anderson found Aaron Dobson , Chuck Walker and Antavio Wilson for scores.
After leading 20-14 at the break, the Miners exploded in the second half, adding four touchdowns and a field goal while holding the Thundering Herd to just one TD.