Marshall Basketball: Burks scores career-high 36 in win
HOUSTON (WCHS-TV/WVAH-TV) - C.J. Burks scored a career-high 36 points Thursday night as Marshall topped Rice in Conference-USA play by a 93-80 final.
Burks was aided in the scoring department by Jon Elmore's 28.
Marshall improved to 18-8 with the win and 9-4 in C-USA play.
The Herd will meet up North Texas on Saturday as its second Texas two-step trip in the span of three weeks continues.