Ivan Gonzalez homered, Riley Troutt threw five innings of scoreless relief and No. 21 West Virginia won its first game as a ranked team in 35 years Tuesday night.
Koljanin closes out the the recruiting class for coach Dan D'Antoni.
"Doc is our football coach," governor told MetroNews "Talkine" on Friday, while challenging leaders "to restore some real, live energy back in to Marshall."
Doc Holliday addressed reports the governor tried to have him replaced with former coach Bob Pruett.
In the aftermath of Marshall's 3-9 season, Jim Justice met with the university's president and five board members to suggest Pruett be reinstated as coach.
Jackson Cramer drove in four runs with a homer and a double and West Virginia received solid relief work from freshman Sam Kessler.
Doc Holliday admits Marshall wasn't very good in 2016 and expects to see big improvements this spring.
Jon Elmore has declared for the NBA Draft but will not hire an agent.
Dallas Baker won a national title at Florida and a Super Bowl ring with the Steelers.
Jon Elmore had 12 points and Stevie Browning had 14 as Marshall falls short in the Conference USA championship game.
Marshall makes a record 19 three-pointers en route to its first Conference USA championship game since 2012.
Stevie Browning scored 24 points and Jon Elmore had 15 as the Thundering Herd move on to the Conference USA semifinals.
Stevie Browning had 22 points and five assists to lead the Herd to an 89-74 win in the Conference USA tournament.
Senior forward Ryan Taylor led the way with 29 points, including the go-ahead basket with six seconds left.
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.
Marshall shot just 3-for-25 outside as it lost at home for the first time this season.
Austin Loop hit six three-pointers, closing in on the Marshall career record.
The Herd beat Western Kentucky 94-80 on Saturday from Huntington.