Khalan Laborn rushed for 163 yards as Marshall beat No. 8 Notre Dame 26-21.


Marcus Freeman is the first Irish coach with three losses.

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Gilmore intercepted a pass by Tyler Buchner with 4:35 left.

rushed to the end zone and jumped into the Marshall fans' arms.

Marshall (2-0) beat a top-10 team for the second time in school history.

Marshall coach Charles Huff was proud of his team's effort after the game.

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"Notre Dame football is great. Our soldiers said all week, 'manage what we can' I'm ecstatic."

Head coach Freeman, 36, lost bowl games at Oklahoma State and Ohio State last week.

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Many Notre Dame faithful packed the stadium for this game. Notre Dame led in all three losses.

Freeman reminded fans there's no better place to win the opening game of the new era.