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Marshall University (dark jerseys) plays against Eastern Kentucky University (light jerseys) on Nov. 10, 1990, at Fairfield Stadium. Marshall lost, 12-15, in its final game at Fairfield Stadium. The 1991 season would open at the new Joan C. Edwards Stadium at 3rd Avenue and 20th Street.

Gallery: Do you remember? -- Marshall vs. Eastern Kentucky, Nov. 10, 1990. Final game at Fairfield Stadium

May. 10, 2011 @ 11:47 AM

Marshall University (dark jerseys) plays against Eastern Kentucky University, (light jerseys) on Nov. 10, 1990, at Fairfield Stadium. Marshall lost, 12-15, in its final game at Fairfield Stadium. The 1991 season would open at the new Joan C. Edwards Stadium at 3rd Avenue and 20th Street.


1982 Marshall vs. Kent State

1983 Green-White Game

1984 Marshall vs. West Virginia Tech

1984 Marshall vs. ETSU, welcome home rally

1985 Marshall vs. Morehead State

1986 Marshall vs. Davidson (homecoming)

1987 Marshall spring Green-White game

1988 Marshall vs. Furman University

1989 Marshall vs. Catawba

The 1990 team had a 6-5 record under coach Jim Donnan.

We are cracking open the archives from past Marshall University football seasons.

What game would you like to see again? E-mail online editor Andrea Copley-Smith at acopley@herald-dispatch.com.

1990 Marshall University football roster

(Information from the 1990 Marshall media guide. Numbers might not match the photos.)

2, Charles McGregor, RB, Sophomore, Miami, Fla.

3, Tim Mitchell, LB, Senior, Decatur, Ga.

4, Derek Grier, CB, Junior, Atlanta, Ga.

5, Will Brown, WR, Freshman, Harrisburg, Pa.

6, Ricardo Clark, WR, Junior, Tignall, Ga.

7, Andre Motley, WR, Senior, Canton, Ohio.

8, Mark Lutz, QB, Sophomore, Ironton.

9, Rocky Croy, DB, Sophomore, Wheelersburg, Ohio.

10, Dewey Klein, PK, Junior, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.

11, Scott Woods, QB, Sophomore, Bellaire, Ohio.

12, Layne Vranka, LB, Layne Vranka, Senior, Monroeville, Pa.

13, Ahmed Witten, DB, Sophomore, Charleston, W.Va.

14, Michael Payton, QB, Sophomore, Harrisburg, Pa.

15, John Saccoccia, QB, Sophomore, Stuebenville, Ohio.

16, Gregg Supsura, QB, Senior, McMurray, Pa.

17, Cliff Scott, QB, Freshman, Buffalo, N.Y.

18, David Johnson, TB, Senior, Lewisburg, W.Va.

19, Mike Bartrum, TE, Sophomore, Pomeroy, Ohio.

20, William King, DB, Freshman, Charleston, W.Va.

21, Joe Chirico, DB, Freshman, Logan, W.Va.

22, Michael Bryant, FB, Junior, Atlanta, Ga.

23, Reggie Pittman, RB, Sophomore, Cottondale, Fla.

24, Orlando Hatchett, RB, Sophomore, Canton, Ohio.

25, Brian Dowler, WR, Junior, Plant City, Fla.

26, Todd Benway, DB, Freshman, Watonga, Okla.

27, Shannon Morrison, DB, Freshman, Oak Hill, W.Va.

28, Scott Crouch, CB, Senior, Winfield, W.Va.

29, Stacy Hamilton, CB, Junior, Rialto, Calif.

30, Kevin McHenry, DE, Sophomore, Miami, Fla.

31, Shawn Goodwyn, DB, Freshman, Sussex, Va.

33, Eric Morgan, FB, Sophomore, Hanover, W.Va.

34, Brae Bryant, SS, Junior, Weirton, W.Va.

35, Andy Bowen, WR, Sophomore, Huntington.

36, Paul Runnels, RB, Freshman, Jacksonville, Texas.

37, Eric Wiley, SS, Sophomore, St. Albans, W.Va.

38, Eric Gates, LB, Senior, Parkersburg, W.Va.

39, Craig Brown, DB, Sophomore, Winfield, W.Va.

40, Matt Caton, LB, Junior, Pittsburgh, Pa.

41, Vince Parker, LB, Freshman, Chicago, Ill.

42, Jim Bernardoni, DE, Junior, Grand Island, N.Y.

43, Matt Downey, LB, Senior, St. Albans, W.Va.

44, Kerry Parks, TB, Senior, Okeechobee, Fla.

45, Mark Mason, DE, Junior, Charleston, W.Va.

46, Anthony Elby, FB, Senior, Hershey, Pa.

47, Tom Moore, DB, Sophomore, Beckley, W.Va.

48, Casey Hill, LB, Sophomore, Pt. Pleasant, W.Va.

49, Damon Garner, DB, Freshman, Chicago, Ill.

50, Jim Dunn, LB, Sophomore, Sissonville, W.Va.

51, Stephen Rocco, LB, Sophomore, Monroeville, Pa.

52, Donahue Stephenson, LB, Sophomore, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.

53, J.D. Cyrus, OL, Freshman, Ironton.

54, Don Mahoney, OG, Senior, Greensburg, Pa.

55, Brian Stolarik, C, Sophomore, New Martinsville, W.Va.

56, Phillip Ratliff, OG, Sophomore, Louisa, Ky.

57, John Visnic, DT, Sophomore, Monroeville, Pa.

58, Jim Durning, DT, Sophomore, New Orleans, La.

59, Mike Harmon, OL, Freshman, Lexington, Ky.

60, Frank Featner, OG, Sophomore, Mingo, Ohio.

61, Michael Gill, NG, Junior, Pataskala, Ohio.

63, Greg Groothuis, OL, Freshman, Venice, Fla.

64, John Masterson, C, Senior, Mahopac, N.Y.

65, Jim Lanzo, OL-DL, Freshman, Struthers, Ohio.

66, Chris Noble, DE, Sophomore, Mason, W.Va.

67, Willie Alexander, DL, Freshman, Muskogee, Okla.

68, Kevin Harrison, OT, Senior, Bahama Islands.

69, Madison Sayre, OT, Junior, Charleston, W.Va.

70, Stephen Geoly, C, Junior, Greenwood, S.C.

71, Terry McConkey, OT, Junior, Wheeling, W.Va.

72, Rob Cunningham, NG, Junior, Winfield, W.Va.

73, Jim Grugan, OL, Freshman, Orlando, Fla.

74, Keenan Rhodes, DL, Freshman, Los Angeles, Calif.

75, Chris Deaton, Sophomore, Paintsville, Ky.

76, Pete Woods, OG, Junior, Bellaire, Ohio.

77, Ricky Carter, OT, Freshman, Sussex, Va.

78, Kevin McCarty, OT, Sophomore, Van, W.Va.

79, Kevin Starr, DE, Sophomore, Matewan, W.Va.

80, Robert Thompson, DB, Freshman, Pittsburgh, Pa.

81, Eric Ihnat, TE, Senior, Columbus, Ohio.

82, Chris Hamilton, LB, Freshman, Charleston, W.Va.

84, Curt Nethercutt, TE, Sophomore, Huntington.

87, Mike Miller, LB, Sophomore, Bluefield, W.Va.

88, Rodney Garrett, TE, Freshman, Sussex, Va.

89, Lee Carlisle, WR, Freshman, Cincinnati, Ohio.

90, John Humphreys, DT, Sophomore, Sissonville, W.Va.

91, Trevor Thomas, NG, Sophomore, Fairmont, W.Va.

92, Grant Place, LB, Sophomore, Beverly, Ohio.

93, Alfie Winfield, DL, Freshman, Chicago, Ill.

94, Bob Ando, LB, Freshman, Pittsburgh, Pa.

95, Mike Simons, P, Sophomore, Mellany, W.Va.

96, Tim Meech, DT, Senior, Rialto, Calif.

97, Bryan Litton, DT, Sophomore, Parkersburg, W.Va.

98, Jason Cassell, LB, Junior, Kingston, Mass.

99, Bob Lane, DE, Junior, Pittsburgh, Pa.

- Steve Bailey, RB, Freshman, Pikeville, Ky.

- LeRon Chapman, RB, Freshman, Huntington.

- Joe Fumi, LB, Junior, Cincinnati, Ohio.

- Carlos Higginbotham, RB, Freshman, Houston, Texas.

- Glenn Pedro, RB, Freshman, Staten Island, N.Y.

- Tony Williams, RB, Freshman, St. Albans, W.Va.