Parker finished with six catches for 118 yards, his 78-yard reception on the second play from scrimmage opened the scoring and Southern Utah (4-2, 2-1 Big Sky Conference) never trailed.
McCoy had a 19-yard scoring catch to make it 13-6, but Rashid Shaheed returned the ensuing kickoff 100 yards to tie. Chance Bearnson put the Thunderbirds up 20-13 at with 2:31 left in the half. Jalen Russell had a 35-yard interception return to set up a 35-yard field goal by Manny Berz and early in the third, after Weber State (4-2, 2-1) went three-and-out on its next drive, Terran Beasley's 56-yard run set up Parker's 7-yard touchdown. Berz capped the scoring with a 37-yard field goal.
The Wildcats, who came in ranked No. 16 in the FCS coaches' poll, rallied from a 22-point fourth-quarter deficit to beat in-state rival Southern Utah last season. Weber State's starting quarterback, Stefan Cantwell, left the game in the second quarter after going 7 of 13 for 113 yards.
Fields and Olave link up for another TD
Justin Fields sells the play action and finds Chris Olave for the eight-yard touchdown, and Olave's second score.
Johnson goes untouched for a long TD
Isaiah Green throws 60 yards to an open Willie Johnson who scores and easy touchdown to put Marshall in the lead.
Dobbins' 68-yard run sets up his 5-yard TD
J.K. Dobbins breaks some tackles and gets free for a 68-yard run. The next play he would sprint outside for the five-yard touchdown.
Fields connects with Dobbins for his second score
Justin Fields fires a pass to J.K. Dobbins who goes 19 yards for the Ohio State touchdown.
Cuse's Harris speeds away for 94-yard TD
Clayton Welch connects with Taj Harris on a 94-yard touchdown, cutting the Syracuse deficit to 24-13.
Michigan State's Noah Davis enters transfer portal
Another Michigan State football player has entered the transfer portal: tight end Noah Davis.