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MARSHALL VOLLEYBALL: Bane named to preseason all-C-USA team

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Marshall volleyball senior setter Sammie Bane was named Thursday to the Conference USA preseason all-conference team. Bane was an all-C-USA second team selection last season, as well as an C-USA All-Academic team...

MARSHALL BASKETBALL: Power conference teams highlight non-conference schedule

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The Marshall men’s basketball team will face a Big 12 team, an SEC team and a Big Ten team, all on West Virginia soil, within a two-week span this December — and that’s after visiting a Sweet 16...

MARSHALL FOOTBALL: Cato, Rouse claim preseason Conference USA honors; Herd picked to win league
MARSHALL FOOTBALL: Cato, Rouse claim preseason Conference USA honors; Herd picked to win league

The preseason accolades are piling up for the Marshall University football program.

Conference USA unveiled its preseason all-conference teams and preseason poll Wednesday morning. The Thundering Herd has the C-USA preseason Offensive Player of...

MARSHALL FOOTBALL: Doc Holliday receives contract extension
MARSHALL FOOTBALL: Doc Holliday receives contract extension

By CHUCK McGILL

DAILY MAIL SPORTS EDITOR

HUNTINGTON ­­­— Marshall football coach Doc Holliday has received a two-year contract extension that includes a bump in incentives.

MU athletic director Mike...

DEREK REDD: D’Antoni has Herd picking up speed

HUNTINGTON, W.VA. — After nine seasons as an NBA assistant, Dan D’Antoni has, in his first few months as Marshall’s men’s basketball coach, brought a lot of what he likes about the league to the Cam Henderson Center....

Marshall track and field: Phares C-USA’s top scholar-athlete

Marshall’s Alexandria Phares has been named 2013-14 Conference USA women’s track and field scholar-athlete of the year, C-USA commissioner Britton Banowsky announced Wednesday.

Phares, a distance runner for the Herd, competed in...

Marshall football: Cato, Shuler make CFPA watch lists

Marshall quarterback Rakeem Cato and receiver Tommy Shuler, both seniors, were named to the watch lists at their respective positions for the College Football Performance Awards, announced Wednesday.

Cato, also a member of the Maxwell Award...

O’Toole, Williams make Ray Guy watch list

Both Marshall and West Virginia universities are represented on the 25-man Ray Guy Award watch list announced Wednesday, as the Thundering Herd’s Tyler Williams and the Mountaineers’ Nick O’Toole both made the cut. The Ray Guy...

MARSHALL FOOTBALL: Jasperse named to Rimington Trophy watch list

HUNTINGTON — Marshall senior center Chris Jasperse has been named a candidate for the Rimington Trophy, the award’s committee announced Tuesday. The Rimington Trophy goes to the nation’s top collegiate center.

The Greensboro,...

MARSHALL BASKETBALL: Goard figuring out where he fits
MARSHALL BASKETBALL: Goard figuring out where he fits

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — When TyQuane Goard played in the low post last season, the 6-foot-7 former George Washington High star was considered undersized for the role. As the Marshall men’s basketball team prepares for its first season ...

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: State players named to Maxwell, Bednarik watch lists

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Marshall University has a Heisman Trophy campaign in the works for its star quarterback, Rakeem Cato. The record-setting signal-caller already has the attention of another national-player-of-the-year committee....

DEREK REDD: D’Antoni has Herd hoops on the run

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — When TyQuane Goard talked to folks around town after Dan D’Antoni had been hired as Marshall’s new men’s basketball coach, he pretty much got the same message from everyone.

“They’d...

MARSHALL FOOTBALL: Herd linebacker Holmes makes CFPA watch list

HUNTINGTON ­­— Marshall’s Jermaine Holmes has been named a candidate for the College Football Performance Awards Linebacker Trophy, executive director Brad Smith announced Wednesday.

The Valdosta, Ga. native was the only...

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