College football coaches normally cherish a little extra time to rest their teams, to heal bumps and bruises and dig a little deeper in getting ready for the next opponent.
HUNTINGTON — Marshall linebacker Tavante Beckett was everywhere for the Thundering Herd defense in Saturday’s 17-7 win over No. 23 Appalachian State. Now, Beckett is all over the national landscape as well.
HUNTINGTON — After Saturday’s win over No. 23 Appalachian State, Marshall running back Brenden Knox was asked whether he felt like the Herd was a top 25 team.
HUNTINGTON — Marshall came into Saturday’s contest against No. 23 Appalachian State having never defeated a ranked opponent in the history of Joan C. Edwards Stadium.
HUNTINGTON — Mark Brookover, a member of Marshall University’s Young Thundering Herd football team, died Thursday. He was 66.
HUNTINGTON — Marshall long-snapper Zach Appio walked into practice in early September ready to take notes on what goals needed to be accomplished on special teams.
HUNTINGTON — Neither Marshall redshirt freshman quarterback Grant Wells or senior center Alex Salguero are shying away from the obvious as they get set for Saturday’s matchup with No. 23 Appalachian State.
HUNTINGTON — Appalachian State head coach Shawn Clark said that one positive jumped out to him when breaking down his team’s 35-20 win over Charlotte last week.
HUNTINGTON — Marshall wide receiver Broc Thompson led a well-balanced Thundering Herd receiving attack in week one.
HUNTINGTON — Marshall will officially host a nationally ranked opponent at Joan C. Edwards Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
HUNTINGTON — Marshall’s season-opening win over Eastern Kentucky was clean by all standards for the Thundering Herd.
HUNTINGTON — On Friday, Marshall University mourned the loss of a man whose basketball knowledge and imprint spanned many decades, divisions and leagues.
HUNTINGTON — Marshall’s offense did not have a 100-yard back in Saturday’s season-opening win over Eastern Kentucky, nor did the team have a receiver eclipse the 70-yard mark.
HUNTINGTON — It didn’t take long for Marshall quarterback Grant Wells to make his presence felt around Conference USA.