MARSHALL FOOTBALL: Herd football gets at least 6 TV games
The Marshall University football team will play on television at least six times in the 2014 season, according to the preliminary Conference USA TV schedule, released Thursday.
One game, the Thundering Herd’s Sept. 13 home game versus Ohio, will kick off at noon on CBS Sports Network. Five other games will air on a Fox Sports network. The first game will be Oct. 4 at Old Dominion (time TBA), followed by Marshall’s Homecoming date with Middle Tennessee on Oct. 11 (time TBA). The Herd will host Florida Atlantic on Oct. 25 at 7 p.m. on Fox College Sports.
Marshall will host defending C-USA champion Rice on a Fox Sports network on Nov. 15 (time TBA) and Western Kentucky on Nov. 28 on Fox Sports 1 at noon. The exact network (either Fox Sports Net or Fox Sports 1) and time for Marshall’s games with Old Dominion, Middle Tennessee and Rice will be known 12 days prior to the date of the game.
Additional TV games are possible and would be announced after they are finalized.