Chris Thomas scored 14 points to overcome an early Charlotte lead and give Marshall a 36-32 lead at halftime Saturday at Halton Arena.
Thomas had a personal 8-0 run including two three-point plays to cut into an 11-point deficit. Late in the half, Kareem Canty scored five of his 13 points to give the Thundering Herd its first lead, 34-32. Thomas finished the half by catching a long carom of a Canty miss and driving to the basket for a buzzer-beating layup.
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