The Herd relied on its defense to defeat the Blazers for the first time since 2012.
Marshall had to hold off a furious WKU comeback in the second half to pick up the win on the road.
Cronin will join new Bulls' head coach Charlie Strong for the 2017 season.
Austin Loop hit six three-pointers, closing in on the Marshall career record.
Middle Tennessee used its physicality to hand the Herd its first C-USA loss of the year.
Jon Elmore posted 29 points and 10 assists to lead the way for the Herd.
Marshall went scoreless for the first eight minutes of the game, then came back to topple ODU.
Ryan Taylor scored a career-high 31 points as Marshall swept its Florida road swing.
Trailing by 29, Marshall clawed its way back into the game late against the Panthers.
A last second tip in prevents Marshall's upset of No. 24 Cincinnati.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – With a pair of ACC opponents looming to close out the non-conference schedule, Marshall (7-4) got a much needed tune up Monday...
Stevie Browning scored 31 points but it wasn't enough to bring the Herd back against the Zips.
Jon Elmore scored a season-high 35 points in Marshall's overtime victory against Toledo.
Jon Elmore nearly had a triple-double but it wasn't enough to lead Marshall past its former Southern Conference rival.
Police say five people were involved in a deadly home invasion in Fairmont.
Doc Holliday says evaluations of the program will begin immediately.
Marshall finishes the 2016 season with the worst loss in Edwards Stadium history.
Inconsistency on offense dooms the Herd on the road in Miami.
Marshall got the running game going in an emotional 42-17 win over Middle Tennessee.
Dave replays an interview from 2011 with Bos Johnson, recalling the 1970 tragedy.