Rice uses 5 interceptions to upset No. 15 Marshall 20-0

Safety Naeem Smith returned one of five Marshall interceptions for a touchdown and Rice shocked the 15th-ranked Thundering Herd 20-0 on Saturday. The three-touchdown underdog Owls (2-2, 2-2 Conference USA) beat a ranked opponent for the first time since 1997 despite being without their two top offensive weapons and getting outgained 245 yards to 213. Marshall (7-1, 4-1) saw its bid to keep a perfect season going end.