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FAU QB presents big problem for Herd
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FAU QB presents big problem for Herd

HUNTINGTON — No, Marshall’s defense doesn’t have to go back to the leather helmet days when it plays Florida Atlantic on Saturday.

Still, coordinator Chuck Heater gave a quick history lesson in...

FAU QB presents big problem for Herd
FAU QB presents big problem for Herd

HUNTINGTON — No, Marshall’s defense doesn’t have to go back to the leather helmet days when it plays Florida Atlantic on Saturday.

Still, coordinator Chuck Heater gave a quick history lesson in...

Fun starts tonight with Herd basketball’s ‘Madness’

HUNTINGTON — Fans coming to see Marshall’s “Madness” tonight may see crisp play or sloppiness — probably both — but they will see the ball move around, shots fired and the players...

MU’s Parker, Payton nominated for Hall

Running back Chris Parker and quarterback Michael Payton, who helped Marshall win the 1992 Division I-AA national championship, have been nominated for the 2015 class of the College Football Hall of Fame. They are among 87 players and 25 coaches among ...

Herd embracing national attention

HUNTINGTON — Sometimes Marshall has to face a second opponent every week — its own success.

The Thundering Herd’s 7-0 start has piqued the interest of national media outlets, which are finding...

FAU’s Whitehead both Lucky and good

HUNTINGTON — His name is Lucky, but there was no luck involved in his 61-yard, game-winning touchdown reception last week.

Lucky Whitehead, the speedy Florida Atlantic receiver, didn’t jet past a...

Herd men’s basketball TV reach expanding

Marshall’s men’s basketball team will be featured seven times on the new American Sports Network, increasing the season television count to 10 games.

ASN is the initiative of Sinclair Networks Group, which owns WCHS, Channel 8 in...

Herd has its work cut out versus FAU
Herd has its work cut out versus FAU

HUNTINGTON — It’s tough to guess how the 2013 season would have played out for Marshall had it not come back to win at Florida Atlantic.

The Thundering Herd had no idea at the time that it would lose a...

Yurachek catching on for Herd
Yurachek catching on for Herd

HUNTINGTON — There Ryan Yurachek was, so alone in the end zone he could have pulled out a phone and text-messaged a few friends.

Marshall quarterback Rakeem Cato saw an easy opportunity to extend his streak of ...

Doug Smock: This time, Herd able to shake off slow start
Doug Smock: This time, Herd able to shake off slow start

MIAMI — Marshall’s sluggish start against Florida International didn’t surprise me a bit, and it shouldn’t have shocked its green-clad following.

All the signs were there.

The first...

Cato sets TD record in Herd romp
Cato sets TD record in Herd romp

MIAMI — When Rakeem Cato set that much-ballyhooed record for consecutive games with a touchdown pass Saturday, his Marshall team really needed it.

The 24th-ranked Thundering Herd did what it has done to...

Marshall-FIU statistics

Marshall 7 7 10 21–45

FIU 7 0 0 6–13

First quarter

FIU–McGough 1 run (A.Taylor kick), 2:00.

Mar–Yurachek 1 pass from Cato (Haig kick), :05.

Second quarter

Mar–Jean-Louis 13 pass...

Cato sets record in Herd romp
Cato sets record in Herd romp

Cato threw for four touchdowns as Marshall finally pulled away from feisty Florida International 45-13. His first one, a 1-yard throw to freshman tight end Ryan Yurachek, gave him a passing touchdown in 39 consecutive games, breaking the old record of ...

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