Gallery: Do you remember? -- 1985 Marshall vs. Morehead
Marshall University (white jerseys) plays Morehead State (dark jerseys) at Morehead on Sept. 7, 1985. Marshall won, 27-10. The team would go on to have a 7-3-1 record under coach Stan Parrish.
We are cracking open the archives from past Marshall University football seasons.
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1985 Marshall University football roster (according to the media guide)
1, Mike Beasley, TB, Sophomore, Cincinnati, Ohio.
2, Jim Marshall, LB, Senior, Cincinnati, Ohio.
3, Nelson Hutchings, SE, Sophomore, Cincinnati, Ohio.
4, Jerome Hazard, LB, Sophomore, Louisville, Ky.
5, Jeff Clinton, QB, Sophomore, Vienna, W.Va.
6, Keith Baxter, FL, Sophomore, Miami, Fla.
7, Darryl DeBoes, TB, Sophomore, Miami, Fla.
8, Garfield Lewis, WC, Senior, Lexington, Ky.
9, R. J. Beals, SS, Sophomore, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
10, Carl Fodor, QB, Senior, Weirton, W.Va.
11, John Mitchell, K, Freshman, Coral Springs, Fla.
12, Bob Ulliman, FL, Senior, Cincinnati, Ohio.
13, Kevin Gault, FS, Junior, Uhrichsville, Ohio.
14, Jeff McElroy, TE, Junior, Lexington, Ky.
15, Jim Matthews, QB, Freshman, Wheelersburg, Ohio.
16, Dan Boring, QB, Sophomore, Alliance, Ohio.
17, Britt Arthur, WC, Sophomore, Huntington.
18, Rudy Colombo, QB, Sophomore, Clarksburg, W.Va.
19, Tim Lewis, TE, Senior, Clarksburg, W.Va.
20, Doug Davenport, TB, Freshman, Athens, Ga.
21, Reginald Giles, DB, Freshman, College Park, Md.
22, Brian Swisher, SE, Senior, Friendly, W.Va.
23, Tim Bristow, TB, Junior, Randleman, N.C.
24, Mel Spicer, WR, Freshman, Cannonsburg, Pa.
25, Dermont Smith, TB, Junior, Dayton, Ohio.
26, Darryl Burgess, SC, Sophomore, Hialeah, Fla.
27, Danny Abercrombie, FL, Senior, Coalwood, W.Va.
28, Mike Barber, WR, Freshman, Fraziers Bottom, W.Va.
29, Jerry Bomar, DB, Sophomore, Cincinnati, Ohio.
30, Chris Watts, WC, Sophomore, Huntington.
31, Erric Tyler, DB, Freshman, Dania, Fla.
32, Ken Green, DB, Freshman, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
33, Stanley Hall, DB, Freshman, Montgomery, Ala.
35, Mike McCoy, FB, Sophomore, Vienna, W.Va.
36, Furess Whittington, SC, Junior, Stamford, Conn.
37, Brian Trent, K, Sophomore, Dayton, Ohio.
38, Mark Cerrie, FB, Junior, Dunkirk, N.Y.
40, Jeff James, LB, Sophomore, Charleston, W.Va.
41, Jerry Harris, FB, Freshman, Athens, Ga.
42, Kevin Copenhaver, LB, Sophomore, Colliers, W.Va.
43, Billy Thompson, TB, Sophomore, Louisville, Ky.
44, Randy Clarkson, FB, Senior, Columbus, Ohio.
45, David Clay, DT, Junior, Saulsville, W.Va.
46, Greg Lambert, FB, Sophomore, Branchland, W.Va.
47, Brian Jarrell, SS, Sophomore, Milton, W.Va.
48, Mike Crick, FB, Freshman, Middletown, Pa.
49, Mike Salmons, DT, Senior, Friendly, W.Va.
50, Bill Salmons, LB, Senior, Kenova, W.Va.
51, Tom McConkey, OT, Senior, Wheeling, W.Va.
52, Linn Frank, DE, Freshman, Alquippa, Pa.
53, Norman Franklin, LB, Freshman, Bridgeville, Pa.
54, Shawn Finnan, DT, Sophomore, Lakewood, Ohio.
55, Steve Willis, LB, Freshman, Ironton, Ohio.
56, Mike Birurakis, OG, Senior, Charleston, W.Va.
57, Brian Hussell, LB, Sophomore, Ripley, W.Va.
58, Cecil Fletcher, DE, Sophomore, Bloomington, Ohio.
59, Alan Jenkins, LB, Sophomore, Cross Lanes, W.Va.
60, Sam Manos, FB, Senior, New Castle, Pa.
61, Les Poindexter, OG, Sophomore, Wyoming, W.Va.
62, Jay Gleich, OT, Junior, Jackson, Ohio.
63, Dan Pottorff, OG, Sophomore, Barboursville, W.Va.
64, Tony Bolland, DT, Junior, Rand, W.Va.
65, Steve Staley, OG, Junior, New Cumberland, W.Va.
66, John Halford, OL, Freshman, Hialeah, Fla.
67, Jim Sears, OT, Sophomore, Fairmont, W.Va.
68, Rod Whitehead, OL, Freshman, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
70, John Fannin, OG, Sophomore, Ceredo, W.Va.
71, Chuck Felty, OT, Senior, Ceredo, W.Va.
72, Ray Lamb, OT, Senior, Reynoldsburg, Ohio.
74, Jim Torres, OL, Freshman, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
75, Norman Strickland, C, Sophomore, Miami, Fla.
76, Mike Talkington, OT, Freshman, Canton, Ohio.
77, Kent McDermott, OT, Freshman, New Brighton, Pa.
79, John Cook, C, Sophomore, New Cumberland, Pa.
80, Jeff Shade, TE, Sophomore, Magnolia, W.Va.
82, Scott Reidel, LB, Sophomore, Ceredo, W.Va.
83, Vincent Bodie, WR, Freshman, Leisure, Fla.
84, Bruce Hammond, WR, Freshman, Florida City, Fla.
86, Darryl Johnson, DE, Junior, Louisville, Ky.
87, Rondell Wannamaker, DE, Freshman, Montgomery, Ala.
88, Mark Smith, LB, Junior, St. Albans, W.Va.
89, Rory Fitzpatrick, DL, Freshman, Akron, Ohio.
90, Keith Turner, DL, Freshman, Miami, Fla.
92, John Spellacy, LB, Freshman, Rocky River, Ohio.
94, Preston Washington, OL, Freshman, Florida City, Fla.
95, Roy Sumlin, DT, Sophomore, Fairmont, W.Va.
96, Larry Canterbury, DE, Senior, Hurricane, W.Va.
98, Nicholas McKnight, DE, Freshman, Atlanta, Ga.
99, John Ceglie, LB, Senior, Follansbee, W.Va.