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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...

Charles Huff Named Head Football Coach

Charles Huff Named Head Football Coach

Grant Goodrich, Sports Editor January 17, 2021

  On Sunday, Marshall University announced the head football coach position will go to former University of Alabama coach, Charles Huff. He joins the Herd a week after helping lead the Alabama...

Marshall wide receiver Artie Henry jumped over Middle Tennessee State to avoid being tackled.

No. 15 Herd to face Rice Owls on Senior Day

Grant Goodrich, Assistant Sports Editor December 1, 2020

In its home finale against Rice (1-2, 1-2), the Marshall University football team (7-0, 4-0) can accomplish Saturday its first undefeated home regular season since 2015. “It’s nice to be at home,”...

Marshall quarterback Grant Wells throws a pass over MTSU’s defensive back Jorden Starling (49) on Nov. 14

Herd football racks up awards, game postponed by Charlotte

Taylor Huddleston, Sports Editor November 17, 2020

Coming off a 42-14 victory over the Middle Tennessee State University Blue Raiders, the undefeated and nationally ranked Marshall University Thundering Herd football team will not be preparing to take...

No. 16 Thundering Herd honors 75, defeats Blue Raiders on 50th Anniversary

Taylor Huddleston, Sports Editor November 14, 2020

On the 50th Anniversary of the Marshall Plane Crash, the Marshall Thundering Herd football team defeated the Middle Tennessee State University Blue Raiders with a final score of 42-14 at Joan C. Edwards...

Undefeated No. 16 Marshall outlasts Minutemen

Taylor Huddleston, Sports Editor November 7, 2020

The No. 16 Marshall University Thundering Herd football team returned back to Huntington, West Virginia to face the University of Massachusetts Minutemen at Joan C. Edwards Stadium, where the Herd won...

Updated football student ticket guidelines

November 3, 2020

Marshall Athletics has announced football student ticket guidelines and policies for the 2020 season.   Please go here to watch the full instructional video on student ticketing this year:  Student...

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