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Men’s basketball drops season opener

Bradley Heltzel, Assistant Sports Editor
November 20, 2015
Filed under Men's Basketball, SPORTS

  The Marshall University men’s basketball team lost Thursday in its season opener against the University of Tennessee, 84-74. The Herd led 38-35 at halftime and opened the second half with a 13-0 run to go up by 16 with less than 15 minutes remaining in the contest. Marshall, however,...

Men’s basketball team faces Bluefield State in exhibition opener

Ishmael Witten, reporter
November 12, 2015
Filed under Men's Basketball, SPORTS

  Marshall men’s basketball team will take the court Thursday as it hosts Bluefield State College in its first exhibition game of the season. The Herd will take the court with a slew of new faces. Of the 16-man roster, 10 players will make first appearances as members of the Herd. Head...

Men’s basketball team adds 11 new players to upcoming season roster

Imani Spradley, reporter
October 29, 2015
Filed under Men's Basketball, SPORTS

  With 11 new players on its roster, the Marshall University’s men’s basketball team has a different look for the upcoming season. Marshall head coach Dan D’Antoni said while the team has several first-year players, not all are new to the team. “We’ve had four newcomers that have...