Originally written on College Spun  |  Last updated 10/22/14
This Friday, Marshall will take on the Maryland Terrapins in the Military Bowl in Annapolis. To show some appreciation for the bowl and for the military, the Thundering Herd will don new American-themed helmets for the game — here are a few photos from Marshall athletics director Mike Hamrick: Herd Fans, take a look at the helmet we will be wearing for the #MilitaryBowl on Friday. How awesome. pic.twitter.com/7NQkbzu1a1 — Mike Hamrick (@TheHerdAD) December 24, 2013 All divisions will be represented by our players. We are very proud to have the ability to honor these individuals. pic.twitter.com/wmSZJ2KIwJ — Mike Hamrick (@TheHerdAD) December 24, 2013 The school will keep the ’75′ decal on the helmets, which the players have been wearing since November 14th, the 43rd anniversary of the tragic plane crash in which 75 lives were lost.
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