HUNTINGTON — Several format changes are coming for Conference USA’s regular-season and postseason tournaments after approval by the league’s board of directors, sources confirmed Tuesday.
As part of the university’s COVID-19 testing protocols for student-athletes returning to campus for voluntary workouts, school officials said two Marshall University student-athletes and one employee tested positive for the virus over the weekend.
HUNTINGTON — On Monday, more than 80 Marshall football players began voluntary workouts in hopes of seeing a 2020 season in the future.
HUNTINGTON — On Sept. 10, 2010, it appeared Marshall was on its way to the biggest win in program history.
EDITOR’S NOTE: The opening of Marshall Stadium on Sept. 7, 1991, was a grand event in Huntington, the culmination of years of hope, disappointment, anger and promises kept and broken. The 30,000-seat plush facility replaced decrepit Fairfield Stadium, the Thundering Herd’s home from 1928 thr…
HUNTINGTON — There have been many takes on the NCAA’s name-image-likeness debate as it has taken shape over the last few years.
HUNTINGTON — Conference USA announced a complex but versatile bowl lineup for the 2020-25 seasons on Thursday afternoon.
EDITOR’S NOTE: Quarterbacks Chad Pennington of Marshall and Chris Redman of Louisville battled in the Motor City Bowl in the Silverdome on Dec. 23, 1998. Pennington, who went on to be a Heisman Trophy finalist, won that duel and the Thundering Herd the game, 48-29, to give Marshall its first…
EDITOR’S NOTE: French diplomat Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord is credited with saying “Revenge is a dish best served cold,” or something to that effect.
HUNTINGTON — Marshall point guard Jarrod West confirmed on Tuesday night that he submitted his paperwork to withdraw from the 2020 NBA draft and will return to the Herd for his senior season.
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the first installment of a 12-part series previewing Marshall’s 12 football opponents for the 2020 season. Today we take a look at East Carolina, which the Herd plays on Aug. 29 at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium in Greenville, North Carolina.
HUNTINGTON — The emphasis that Marshall head coach Doc Holliday puts on special teams is paying off on the recruiting trail.
HUNTINGTON — Shonda Stanton shouts encouragement as young people work through drills, trying to improve their physical condition and athleticism.
HUNTINGTON — With players returning to campus for voluntary workouts, Marshall athletic director Mike Hamrick is now looking at fan scenarios for a potential 2020 season.
HUNTINGTON — It has been nearly 22 years since former Marshall kicker Billy Malashevich delivered the sound of a dull thud that quieted nearly 80,000 fans at Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia, South Carolina.
HUNTINGTON — Jack Lengyel might have been the only person in the nation convinced that Marshall University would pull one of the greater upsets in college football history Oct. 30, 1971.
HUNTINGTON — Now, Division I college football players can physically prepare their bodies at their respective universities as if there will be some form of a 2020 season.
HUNTINGTON — To this day, Marshall University football players and fans who played in or watched the 1987 NCAA Division I-AA national championship game wonder, “what if?”