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6-7, 3rd in American Athletic - East
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FBS teams with the most intact offenses

Florida State tops the list of FBS teams with the most returning offensive starters (11). Connecticut, Miami, Louisville and Kent State are tied for second most, with 10.

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Summers snags one

UConn CB Jamar Summers grabbed a big interception on a pass intended for Marshall WR Davonte Allen. Summers won this battle, but the Thundering Herd won the game. Best bowl pictures

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Litton leads Marshall to victory (0:57)
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Litton helps Marshall beat UConn

Chase Litton went 23-for-34 for 218 yards and one touchdown as Marshall won its 10th game this season by beating Connecticut 16-10 in the St. Petersburg Bowl on Saturday.

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Litton: 'We didn't finish drives and defense came up to finish for us' (0:45)
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Marshall adds to lead just before half

Nick Smith knocked through his second field goal of the game -- this time from 29 yards -- to put Marshall up 13-7 over UConn in the St. Petersburg Bowl.

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Doc Holliday Halftime Interview (0:44)

Austin Ward ESPN Staff Writer 

No surprise, defenses are setting the tone in the St. Petersburg Bowl. A couple field goals for Marshall have made the difference at halftime, and freshman QB Chase Litton is doing an impressive job handling the pressure from UConn.

Watch: St. Petersburg Bowl

Connecticut is in a bowl game for the first time since the 2010 season, when it lost in the Fiesta Bowl. Marshall, though, has won its last four bowl games, which is tied for the longest active FBS streak entering the bowls this season. Live on ESPN/WatchESPN

Marshall seeks fifth straight bowl win

The Thundering Herd are tied for the longest active FBS streak with four straight bowl wins entering the St. Petersburg Bowl (11 a.m. ET on ESPN). They are also going for a third consecutive 10-win season. UConn, on the other hand, is in a bowl game for the first time since the 2010 Fiesta Bowl. The Huskies are playing for their first winning season since that same year.

Herd will face tough Huskies defense

"Stanford Steve" Coughlin thinks the UConn defense will be the toughest Marshall has faced all season. But who will prevail at the St. Petersburg Bowl (11 a.m. ET on ESPN)? Betting guide (Insider)

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Chase Litton, Herd will shine in St. Pete

UConn and Marshall both grade far better on defense than they do on offense. But Marshall's freshman QB could be the difference in the St. Petersburg Bowl. PFF: 29 picks for final 29 bowls (Insider)

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Will the Group of 5 ever get a playoff berth? (3:25)

Sunshine State showdown

Connecticut and Marshall will meet in the St. Petersburg Bowl. The Thundering Herd are favored by 4 points. Who are our experts taking? How to bet every bowl game (Insider)

Who will take the St. Petersburg Bowl?

UConn cornerback Jamar Summers helped the Huskies defense become one of the best scoring defenses in the FBS. But Coach Bob Diaco has completely transformed Marshall's program. Which team will get the win? Schlabach: Bowl predictions

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Best college football upsets in 2015 (3:17)

Schedule won't matter in St. Petersburg Bowl

Connecticut had a much tougher road this season, but that won't overcome Marshall's significant edge on offense. Expect low scores and a win for the Thundering Herd. 40 bowls, 41 predictions

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Which team will get beat in St. Pete?

The St. Petersburg Bowl pits one of college football's standout young coaches, Bob Diaco, against one of the industry's wiliest veterans in Doc Holliday. Can the Huskies curtail the Thundering Herd's high-octane offense? Ranking best (and worst) bowls

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