Marshall Sports Archives

WednesdayMarch 31, 2021

Jarrod West commits to Louisville

Former Marshall point guard will spend final college season with Cardinals.

WednesdayMarch 24, 2021

Marshall knocks off WVU, 7-1

Thundering Herd hand Mountaineers loss in their first trip to Huntington since 1988.

Swiger scores, Stratford nets signature win as WVU blanks No. 8 Marshall, 1-0

(Dan Stratford postgame Zoom conference) MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Fairmont Senior graduate Ike Swiger scored in the 66th minute with the lone goal of the match as West Virginia downed No. 8 Marshall, 1-0 Wednesday night at Dick Dlesk Soccer Stadium. Swiger’s first goal as a Mountaineer came off a brilliant feed from Luke McCormick. He

Marshall’s all-time blocks leader Jannson Williams enters transfer portal

Senior averaged nearly 10 points per game last season.

TuesdayMarch 23, 2021

Marshall’s Jarrod West enters NCAA transfer portal

Point guard will look to use extra year of eligibility elsewhere.

WednesdayMarch 10, 2021

Rice upends Herd in first round of C-USA Tourney

Marshall is one and done in Frisco, falling to Rice in the first round of the Conference USA Tournament.

Marshall faces Rice in opening round of C-USA Tournament

By Bill Cornwell Marshall meets Rice tonight in the Herd’s opener in the Conference USA Men’s Basketball Tournament, which is taking place at The Star in Frisco, Texas. The Marshall-Rice game is scheduled to tip off at 7pm Eastern and it will be shown by ESPN+. The Owls earned the right to meet the Herd

SaturdayMarch 6, 2021

Kinsey leads Herd to regular season finale win over Charlotte

By David Walsh HUNTINGTON, W. Va.  – Taevion Kinsey took the game over midway through the second half to lead Marshall past Charlotte, 75-66, in men’s Conference USA basketball Saturday afternoon at Cam Henderson Center. Kinsey, junior from Columbus, Ohio, connected on a three-point shot with 11:25 left to put the Thundering Herd ahead to

FridayMarch 5, 2021

Marshall runs away from Charlotte 75-67

Marshall picked up a win over the 49ers as the conference tournament looms.

SaturdayFebruary 27, 2021

Taylor’s 20 points lifts Herd over North Texas 73-72

Andrew Taylor matched a season-high 20 points as Marshall split the weekend series with North Texas.

FridayFebruary 26, 2021

North Texas slows Herd’s offense in 77-65 win

North Texas led nearly the entire game to stop Marshall's win streak at three games.

ThursdayFebruary 25, 2021

Marshall welcomes Mean Green to the Cam

Following another COVID break Marshall is chomping at the bit to get back on the court.

MondayFebruary 22, 2021

Herd Women hand Rice first loss in 14 games

Marshall rallied to take down the top team in Conference USA.

FridayFebruary 19, 2021

Marshall’s series against Rice cancelled

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – The Marshall University men’s basketball series at Rice has been canceled due to COVID-19-related issues within the Owls’ program. The Thundering Herd’s next scheduled games are Friday (7 p.m.) and Saturday (2 p.m.) at home against North Texas.

WednesdayFebruary 17, 2021

Herd looks to keep momentum rolling against Rice

Marshall may have to battle the weather and the Owls this weekend.

SaturdayFebruary 13, 2021

Hot shooting Herd sweeps Middle Tennessee

By David Walsh HUNTINGTON, W. Va.  – Give credit where credit is due. Marshall coach Dan D’Antoni tipped his cap to Middle Tennessee State for shooting better than advertised in the two-game Conference USA series at Cam Henderson Center. Friday, the Blue Raiders raced to a 14-0 lead, then 17-2 only to see the Thundering

FridayFebruary 12, 2021

Herd slams Middle Tennessee 107-79

By David Walsh HUNTINGTON  – After the first five minutes of play, Marshall had a zero on the scoreboard. When the final horn sounded, the Thundering Herd had rung up a season-high in points and its patented three-point shooting. Marshall recorded a season-high 15 three-pointers and after the lackluster start, it just blew past Middle

ThursdayFebruary 11, 2021

Marshall finally set for a conference homestead this weekend

The Herd welcomes Middle Tennessee to the Henderson Center for a pair of game this weekend.

Beckley native Tamar Slay to launch AAU hoop programs

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Beckley native and Woodrow Wilson High School alumnus Tamar Slay parlayed a successful playing career at Marshall into a 12-year professional hoops career. Slay led Beckley to a pair of state championships and would later score 1,792 points with the Thundering Herd from 1998-2002. Slay was selected by the New Jersey Nets

SaturdayFebruary 6, 2021

Marshall bounces back to blow out ODU

A night after blowing a 21-point lead in the second half, Marshall dominated the Monarchs.