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Turnovers Send The Herd to Third Consecutive Loss

Andrew Rogers, Reporter October 6, 2021

Marshall turned the ball over six times in a 34-28 loss to Middle Tennessee on Saturday night.   Three different running backs fumbled the football at least once and quarterback Grant Wells threw...

Marshall Football Falls at App State in 31-30 Loss

Andrew Rogers, Reporter September 29, 2021

A second fourth quarter-blown lead has brought the Marshall football team to a 2-2 record. The Herd held a 30-21 advantage against Appalachian State entering the final quarter this week, but then gave...

MU and ECU battle out the win on Saturdays game

Marshall Collapses for First Loss in 2021

Andrew Rogers, Reporter September 21, 2021

Marshall football played three good quarters of football, but not four.   East Carolina scored 21 unanswered points in the final 7:31 of action to earn a 42-38 comeback victory over the Herd.   “We...

Marshall Routs North Carolina Central 44-10 in Home Opener

Andrew Rogers , Reporter September 14, 2021

Using the passing game of Grant Wells, Marshall football was able to improve to 2-0 with a 44-10 victory over North Carolina Central. Despite the overwhelming win and 700 yards of total offense, head coach...

Marshall vs. NC Central Scouting Report

Tyler Kennett, Reporter September 7, 2021

After a commanding victory over the Navy Midshipmen, the Thundering Herd looks to return to Joan C. Edwards Stadium to take on the NC Central Eagles this Saturday. Both teams enter the contest with a...

Eli Neal earns title of player of the week

Eli Neal Wins CUSA Defensive Player of the Week

Tyler Kennett, Reporter September 7, 2021

After a dominant showing against the Navy Midshipmen, Eli Neal was awarded Conference USA Defensive Player of the Week. Neal recorded three sacks against Navy in the 49-7 win, doubling his total from all...

Marshall thunders past Navy for Huff’s first win

Andrew Rogers, Reporter September 7, 2021

The Marshall Football team dominated the Navy Midshipmen in all three phases of the game on Saturday afternoon, in route to a 49-7 victory season opening win. Charles Huff is the first year Marshall...

Kevin Gilmore practicing as Marshall University running back, 1970. | Photo Courtesy of Anita and John Gilmore.

“Marshall” Connects Family to Precious Memories

Xena Bunton, Managing Editor July 29, 2021

When searching for the right dog to bring to his New Jersey apartment, Matthew Gilmore was flooded with family memories when introduced to one Aussie Doodle puppy. Although Gilmore’s family has...

Redshirt sophomore quarterback Grant Wells throws to redshirt senior tight end Xavier Gaines in warmups prior to 2020’s season opener against Eastern Kentucky.

Spring game to showcase Huff’s Herd

Grant Goodrich, Sports Editor April 13, 2021

Providing a first look at the revamped Marshall football team, the 2021 Green-White spring game at 3 p.m. Saturday will showcase the direction the program is headed under first-year head coach Charles...

Charles Huff gives a dual-thrumbs up to the crowd after being introduced during a timeout at Friday’s men’s basketball game against Middle Tennessee.

Herd football’s new recruiting philosophy

Grant Goodrich, Sports Editor February 16, 2021

Exhibited by the 2022 offer list, head coach Charles Huff is putting no limitations on what Marshall football recruiting can be. So far, under Huff, Marshall has offered several top players in the country,...

Charles Huff speaks to the media at his introductory press conference on Tuesday, Jan. 19.

Huff to announce coaching staff on national signing day

Grant Goodrich, Sports Editor February 2, 2021

At a press conference set for 5 pm Wednesday, Marshall head football coach Charles Huff will officially announce his assistant coaching staff in confluence with a discussion on national signing day.  Assembling...

Charles Huff was named Marshall University’s head coach in January 2021.

Charles Huff energizing Herd football into the future

Grant Goodrich, Sports Editor January 26, 2021

Competition in everything. Elite work ethic. Positive attitude. Discipline. These core values established by head coach Charles Huff are intended to develop the participants of the Marshall football...

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