WATCH: Marshall vs. Charlotte Promo

We need you on Saturday, Herd Fans! Come out and cheer on your Thundering Herd at 5:30 p.m. against Charlotte.

Fire at Marshall football stadium ruled arson

A fire at the Marshall football stadium over the weekend has been ruled an arson, the West Virginia Fire Marshal’s office told the Herald-Dispatch. A $5,000 reward has been offered for any information that could lead to those responsible. “The ruling is arson and it is under investigation,” said Tim Chastain, an investigator with the state Fire Marshal’s office. “The...
Via Campus Sports Net
3 days ago

Florida Atlantic unable to hold off Keion Davis in loss to Marshall

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) -- Keion Davis ran in two touchdowns, including the winning score late in the fourth quarter, to lift Marshall past Florida Atlantic in a 27-21 win Saturday night. Trailing 21-19 late in the fourth quarter, Marshall (2-4, 1-1 Conference USA) drove 80 yards in 14 plays to set up Davis' go-ahead touchdown run from the 1, and Chase Litton connected with Josh Knight...
Via Associated Press
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Marshall overtakes Florida Atlantic in 27-21 win

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) Keion Davis ran in two touchdowns, including the winning score late in the fourth quarter, to lift Marshall past Florida Atlantic in a 27-21 win Saturday night. Trailing 21-19 late in the fourth quarter, Marshall (2-4, 1-1 Conference USA) drove 80 yards in 14 plays to set up Davis' go-ahead touchdown run from the 1, and Chase Litton connected with Josh Knight...
Via Associated Press
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Herd Hopes Homecoming Event Brings Fans Back For Games

HUNTINGTON — The Thundering Herd men’s and women’s basketball team met the public, in general, and their fellow students, mainly, in a Homecoming event for the second year in a row, a “Rock the Rec” event that followed the Homecoming parade down Fifth Avenue — one of the biggest for number of units — in […] The post Herd Hopes Homecoming Event Brings Fans Back For...
Via The Herd Insider
7 days ago

Herd Men, Women Hoops To “Rock The Rec” Thursday

HUNTINGTON — To celebrate the start of Marshall basketball season, the Thundering Herd will host “Rock The Rec” from 9:30 — 11 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 22, at the Marshall University Recreation Center.  Doors will open at approximately 9:00 p.m. and there is no admission for students or fans. The event will feature introductions of […] The post Herd Men, Women Hoops To “Rock...
Via The Herd Insider
10 days ago

Marshall Homecoming No. 115 Set For Oct. 10-15

HUNTINGTON — It’s that time of year again — Homecoming returns to the Marshall University campus the week of October 10-15 with a truly classic theme as Marshall returns to the age of jazz, speakeasies and the Great Gatsby during the “Thundering Twenties.” Homecoming 2016 will be filled with activities for students, alums and Herd […] The post Marshall Homecoming No....
Via The Herd Insider
11 days ago

Herd Falls To 1-4, 0-1 in C-USA with 17-point Loss at North Texas

DENTON, Texas — Marshall went to Texas, and left with still just one win all-time in the Lone Star State as North Texas picked up its first win over the Thundering Herd in three meetings back to 1988 with a 38-21 win at Apogee Stadium. It was the fourth loss in a row for Marshall, […] The post Herd Falls To 1-4, 0-1 in C-USA with 17-point Loss at North Texas appeared first on Herd Insider.
Via The Herd Insider
12 days ago

Thundering Herd Rallies, But Falls At Pitt for 3rd Straight Loss

PITTSBURGH, Pa. — The Herd was down, but not out, and the final score of 43-27 is just a little bit deceptive. Marshall trailed 27-0 at halftime, and the Pitt Panthers (3-2, 0-1 in ACC) were running up and down the grass surface at Heinz Field without much challenge from the Herd. Marshall (1-3) had […] The post Thundering Herd Rallies, But Falls At Pitt for 3rd Straight Loss...
Via The Herd Insider
19 days ago

Panthers look to regroup from setbacks as Marshall visits

PITTSBURGH (AP) During his lengthy run as a coordinator, a time that began long before spread offenses and opponents trying to snap the ball moments after the officials spot it became the norm, Pat Narduzzi would set pretty ambitious standards for the defenses he coached. ''When I first got to Cincinnati and eventually Michigan State, our goal defensively was to limit the other...
Via Associated Press
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Jackson shines again, No. 3 Louisville beats Marshall 59-28

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) Lamar Jackson threw five touchdown passes, ran for two more scores and No. 3 Louisville breezed past Marshall 59-28 on Saturday night. Jackson capped off a September to remember with another solid effort against an overmatched opponent. The sophomore completed 24 of 44 passes for a career-high 417 yards against a Marshall secondary whose most experienced...
Via Associated Press
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Limiting mistakes key for Marshall against No. 3 Louisville

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) Marshall already has seen the best and worst of quarterback Chase Litton this season. The Thundering Herd's chances against No. 3 Louisville on Saturday night will rest on the sophomore relying on what went right in the opener against an FCS school, not last week's turnover-plagued embarrassment against Akron. Litton is the latest ''other'' quarterback...
Via Associated Press
September 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Marshall feels comfortable with spot in Conference USA

The Marshall Thundering Herd joined Conference USA in 2005, and since then have racked up a total record of 72-65 with five bowl appearances. With them having their name come up in conference realignment, the team is making it pretty clear that they are happy with their position right now. Marshall President Jerome Gilbert spoke at the Paint the Capital City Green pep rally on Thursday...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 28, 2016  |  Discuss

LB Raheim Huskey dismissed from Marshall

Raheim Huskey has had a pretty rocky career with the Marshall Thundering Herd and now it has come to an end. It was announced on Tuesday that the once starting middle linebacker has been dismissed from the school for what was only described as a violation of team rules. Huskey has been up-and-down with Thundering Herd over the last two years as he was the projected starter at middle...
Via Campus Sports Net
July 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Vinny Curry donates $200,000 to Marshall for stadium renovation

The Marshall Thundering Herd are looking to make some renovations to Joan C. Edwards Stadium, but that certainly takes a lot of money. They will be getting some help from former defensive end Vinny Curry, who recently donated $200,000 to the school. Curry is one of the best players in the Thundering Herd’s history and he is still pretty connected with the school. He even wears...
Via Campus Sports Net
June 24, 2016  |  Discuss

West Virginia Basketball: Mountaineers run by Marshall

When the final horn sounded, the scoreboard showed West Virginia winning 86-68, but the final score didn’t indicate how close of game this actually was. Marshall played WVU even throughout most of the first half, but West Virginia stole the momentum going into halftime when they went on a 7-0 and eventually went into the break with a three point lead. Marshall was able to hang...
December 18, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Ex-Marshall player proposes to girlfriend at tailgate

For many college football fans, tailgating is just as important at the game. For one pair of Marshall football fans, the event is even more special. Former Marshall player Joe Browning hosted a special tailgate before Saturday’s win over Norfolk State, during which he proposed to his girlfriend Abbi Hall. Marshall was there to get it all on video. SHE SAID YES!!!! @HerdFB...
Via College Spun
September 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Which transfer QBs performed the best in week one?

Week one of the college football season is in the book! Make sure you read all of our articles about week one and check out yesterday’s roundtable about the biggest surprises of week one. Today, we continue to look back at week one as TSS associate editors Bart Doan and Terry Johnson join staff writer Kevin Causey and special rotating guests in our weekly roundtable discussing...
Via The Student Section
September 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Marshall Football Is Fired Up After Its Win Over Purdue

Marshall is coming off of a fantastic 13-1 2014 season, while Purdue struggled to a 3-9 record. Today’s game at Marshall was not expected to be a highlight of the opening weekend of college football, but it was the only Sunday game, and fans were treated to a pretty exciting affair. In the end, the game was bookended by two pick-sixes for Marshall’s Tiquan Lang on the first play...
Via College Spun
September 06, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Purdue QB throws pick-six on first pass of season

Some guys have all the luck. Purdue quarterback Austin Appleby is not one of those guys. On the junior’s first pass attempt of the 2015 season, Marshall defensive back Tiquan Lang jumped a slant route and opened the game with a 30-yard interception return for a touchdown. Last season, Appleby completed 52.9 percent of his passes, tossing 10 touchdowns compared to 11 picks...
Via Sportsnaut
September 06, 2015  |  Discuss

QB Cole Carvin Leaving Marshall

Marshall rising sophomore quarterback Cole Garvin has announced he will leave the program to pursue other opportunities. Grant Traylor of the Herald-Dispatch reported the story. Marshall QB Cole Garvin confirmed through text message that he is leaving @HerdFB to pursue other opportunities. — Grant Traylor (@GrantTraylor) May 7, 2015 In his sole season for the Thundering Herd...
Via Campus Sports Net
May 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Marshall Football Players Celebrating ‘December On The Beach’ With A School Logo Sand Sculpture

Marshall players may still be a bit disappointed that they couldn’t complete the undefeated season, but the 12-1 Thundering Herd gets to play fellow “Group of Five” power Northern Illinois in the Boca Raton Bowl on Tuesday, December 23. There are worse places for a team to go for a bowl than the beach in Florida, and the Marshall players seem to realize that, based on this...
Via College Spun
December 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: Marshall Will Wear Special Helmets This Week To Honor U.S. Army, Casualties In 1970 Plane Crash

Marshall football is going to have special helmets when it takes on Rice this weekend, according to a tweet sent out by athletic director Mike Hamrick. The undefeated Thundering Herd will wear lids that honor the 75 people who passed away in the 1970 plane crash that was carrying members of the school’s football team, coaches and boosters. The helmets will also pay homage to members...
Via College Spun
November 11, 2014  |  Discuss

C-USA hired PR firm to help Marshall’s playoff chances

In less than a week, college football’s playoff selection committee will release its first rankings. Mississippi State and Ole Miss will be near the top, barring slip ups this weekend. So will Florida State, who doesn’t play again until after the initial rankings are released. Among the schools not likely to be particularly high is Marshall. That, however, hasn’t stopped Conference...
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Breaking Down the Gate Crashers: Marshall Thundering Herd

The Marshall Thundering Herd may be the longest of shots that have been highlighted in this collection of potential teams that could grab the at large big in the major bowl games, more so than Louisiana-Lafayette. Marshall faces a difficult challenge that is their schedule. It’s not difficult in terms of whom they play, it’s difficult in terms of they have no chance for a win...
Via The Student Section
August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Marshall News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Rock Band Rivals review: Score hunting

The NBA vets we're going to miss in 2016-2017 season

Who and what is hot and cold to start the NHL season?

With Game 6 looming, Kershaw is not defined by inaccurate image

Best games to watch in Week 8 of CFB and the rest of the season

Five most interesting NBA players who don’t play for the Warriors or Cavs

Indians go from overlooked to potential World Series favorites

The worst players to play pickup basketball with

Who is the next cult-favorite player in the NBA?

Best winner-take-all games in WNBA Finals history

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker