Press Taylor, who quarterbacked Butler Co. (Kan) Community College to a national junior college championship last weekend, gave Marshall University a commitment on a visit this weekend, according to internet reports and Huntington's The Herald-Dispatch. Also committing on the weekend trip was Zakee Bashir, a linebacker from Walnut Ridge High School (Columbus, Ohio) who was also offered by Toledo.
December 15, 2008
It's a rare doubleheader for Thundering Herd fans on Saturday, November 29. Well, maybe not so rare, as the Marshall men's and women's basketball teams also have a doubleheader on Tuesday, Dec. 2, at 4 p.m. for the ladies (vs. UT-Arlington) and 7:30 p.m. for the gentlemen (against ETSU). But first, Saturday, ODU will face Donnie Jones' team at 11:30 a.m., followed by football vs. TU at 3:30 p.m.
November 28, 2008
HUNTINGTON - Marshall's sub-Varsity featured some surprising players playing for the Herd in a Sunday afternoon meeting with Hargrave Military Academy at the Joan C. Edwards Stadium on October 5. But the Tigers had a surprise of their own in new quarterback A.J. Blue (Gastonia, N.C.) in a 20-0 win over the Herd's scout team and back-ups who are not being red-shirted.
October 5, 2008
Marshall got back to work with one full-go workout on Tuesday before returning to work with its second two-a-day on Wednesday. The Herd worked on blitz period and turned its attention to the goal line for the first time. Most of all, Mark Snyder notices a change in attitude among this edition of the Thundering Herd football team, his fourth as head coach.
August 12, 2008
Mark Snyder pulled back the contact a bit on Sunday, after hitting on Saturday in the first day of pads. The Herd will have its first true "two-a-day" practice this week, starting Monday and also Wednesday and Friday, with a jersey scrimmage and "Choose-A-Seat" Day scheduled for Saturday, August 16, at 10 a.m. that will be open to the public. Snyder is trying to keep his team healthy this year.
August 10, 2008