Marshall Sports Archives


WednesdayFebruary 17, 2021

Herd looks to keep momentum rolling against Rice

Marshall may have to battle the weather and the Owls this weekend.

SaturdayFebruary 13, 2021

Hot shooting Herd sweeps Middle Tennessee

By David Walsh HUNTINGTON, W. Va.  – Give credit where credit is due. Marshall coach Dan D’Antoni tipped his cap to Middle Tennessee State for shooting better than advertised in the two-game Conference USA series at Cam Henderson Center. Friday, the Blue Raiders raced to a 14-0 lead, then 17-2 only to see the Thundering

FridayFebruary 12, 2021

Herd slams Middle Tennessee 107-79

By David Walsh HUNTINGTON  – After the first five minutes of play, Marshall had a zero on the scoreboard. When the final horn sounded, the Thundering Herd had rung up a season-high in points and its patented three-point shooting. Marshall recorded a season-high 15 three-pointers and after the lackluster start, it just blew past Middle

ThursdayFebruary 11, 2021

Marshall finally set for a conference homestead this weekend

The Herd welcomes Middle Tennessee to the Henderson Center for a pair of game this weekend.

Beckley native Tamar Slay to launch AAU hoop programs

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Beckley native and Woodrow Wilson High School alumnus Tamar Slay parlayed a successful playing career at Marshall into a 12-year professional hoops career. Slay led Beckley to a pair of state championships and would later score 1,792 points with the Thundering Herd from 1998-2002. Slay was selected by the New Jersey Nets

SaturdayFebruary 6, 2021

Marshall bounces back to blow out ODU

A night after blowing a 21-point lead in the second half, Marshall dominated the Monarchs.

Herd sees second half lead evaporate in loss to ODU

ODU was down 21 points in the second half and came all the way back to beat Marshall 82-81.

FridayFebruary 5, 2021

Herd back in action vs. ODU this weekend

By Bill Cornwell HUNTINGTON – After a second halt to Conference USA due to Covid-19 issues, the Marshall Men’s Basketball team hopes to get back to play this weekend with a pair of games at Old Dominion. Marshall (9-4, 3-3) was unable to host FAU last weekend at the Cam Henderson Center due to positive Covid-19 tests

WednesdayFebruary 3, 2021

Shy sees expanded role in sophomore season at Marshall

Huntington native has played several positions for Herd.

MondayFebruary 1, 2021

Marshall legend Byron Leftwich seeks second Super Bowl ring Sunday

Leftwich was with the Steelers for a pair of trips to the Super Bowl in 2009 and 2011.

WednesdayJanuary 27, 2021

Marshall sets 2021 football schedule

The Herd will visit Navy to open up Charles Huff's first season at Marshall.

Another unexpected weekend off for The Herd

FAU was shutdown because of COVID protocols leaving the Herd with an open weekend in the schedule.

SaturdayJanuary 23, 2021

Late run pushes Herd past FIU 89-72 to sweep the weekend

Marshall outscored FIU 27-10 to end the game and take back-to-back games vs. the Panthers.

Report: Clint Trickett to join Marshall coaching staff

Trickett concluded his playing career at WVU in 2014.

FridayJanuary 22, 2021

Herd heats up in win over FIU

Marshall had five players in double figures in a 79-66 win Friday night against the Panthers.

ThursdayJanuary 21, 2021

Marshall looks to regain its touch against FIU

The Herd struggled from the floor in back-to-back losses to Western Kentucky last weekend.

WednesdayJanuary 20, 2021

Huff begins to put a familiar coaching staff together

New Marshall Coach Charles Huff wants to know the coaches around him and mentioned the possibility of bringing back some Marshall alumni to add to the staff.

TuesdayJanuary 19, 2021

Get ready, the Huff era is underway

New Marshall Football Coach Charles Huff outlined his vision for the future of the Thundering Herd program during his introductory press conference on Tuesday.

Lee details Marshall coaching search on MetroNews ‘Hotline’

Lee was a member of the search committee assembled by MU President Jerome Gilbert that helped name Charles Huff the head coach.

MondayJanuary 18, 2021

Marshall BOG approves contract for new football coach

Marshall's Board of Governor's unanimously approved Charles Huff's contract on Monday officially making him Marshall's new football coach.