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Herald-Dispatch photo archive - Marshall University (dark jerseys) beat Western Carolina (white jerseys) 47-16 on Nov. 14, 1987, at Fairfield Stadium. The 1987 team would go on to have a 10-5 record under coach George Chaump and become the NCAA I-AA national runner-up, after losing to Louisiana-Monroe, 42-43. Team captains were Cecil Fletcher and Keith Baxter. Click here to view the full gallery.

Gallery: Do you remember? -- Marshall vs. Western Carolina, 1987

Sep. 05, 2012 @ 12:14 PM

Marshall University (dark jerseys) beat Western Carolina (white jerseys) 47-16 on Nov. 14, 1987, at Fairfield Stadium.

PAST MARSHALL FOOTBALL GALLERIES

1966 Marshall vs. Morehead State

1966 Marshall vs. Eastern Kentucky

1966 Marshall vs. Miami University

1969 Marshall University

1970 Marshall vs. Morehead State

1971 Marshall vs. Xavier

1972 Marshall vs. Kent State

1973 Marshall vs. Xavier

1973 Marshall vs. Bowling Green

1973 Marshall vs. Ohio

1974 Marshall vs. Morehead State

1974 Marshall vs. Akron

1974 Marshall vs. Miami

1974 Marshall vs. Northern Illinois

1974 Marshall vs. Western Michigan

1974 Marshall vs. Kent State

1974 Marshall vs. Ohio

1975 Marshall vs. Morehead State

1975 Marshall vs. Illinois State

1975 Marshall vs. Western Michigan

1975 Marshall vs. Ohio

1976 Marshall vs. Morehead

1976 Marshall vs. Miami

1976 Marshall vs. Dayton

1976 Marshall vs. Akron

1976 Marshall vs. Villanova

1979 Marshall vs. Toledo

1979 Marshall vs. VMI

1980 Marshall vs. Morehead

1980 Marshall vs. Kent State

1981 Marshall Scrimmage

1981 Marshall Media Day and Scrimmage

1981 Marshall vs. Morehead

1981 Marshall vs. East Tennessee State

1981 Marshall vs. VMI

1981 Marshall vs. Appalachian State (first Southern Conference win)

1981 Marshall vs. Western Carolina

1981 Marshall vs. Indiana State

1982 Marshall vs. Kent State

1982 Marshall vs. Akron

1983 Green-White Game

1983 Media Day

1983 Marshall vs. The Citadel

1984 Green-White Game

1984 Marshall vs. West Virginia Tech

1984 Marshall vs. Appalachian State

1984 Marshall vs. ETSU, welcome home rally

1985 Marshall media day

1985 Marshall vs. Morehead State

1986 Marshall media day

1986 Marshall vs. Davidson (homecoming)

1987 Marshall spring Green-White game

1988 Marshall vs. Furman University

1989 Marshall Media Day

1989 Marshall vs. Catawba

1990 Marshall vs. Eastern Kentucky (last game at Fairfield Stadium)

1991 Marshall vs. New Hampshire (first game at Joan C. Edwards Stadium)

1992 Marshall vs. Morehead

1992 Marshall vs. Youngstown State

1993 Marshall vs. Murray State

1993 Marshall vs. Howard University

1993 Marshall vs. Youngstown State, I-AA Championship game

1994 Marshall vs. UT-Chattanooga

1996 Marshall vs. Delaware playoffs

1996 Marshall vs. Furman playoffs

The 1987 team would go on to have a 10-5 record under coach George Chaump and become the NCAA I-AA national runner-up, after losing to Louisiana-Monroe, 42-43. Team captains were Cecil Fletcher and Keith Baxter.

Click here to view the full gallery.

1987 MU Football Roster (according to the media guide)

1, Mike Beasley, WR, Senior, Cincinnati, Ohio.

2, Reginald Giles, CB, Junior, College Park, Ga.

3, Tim Mitchell, SS, Freshman, Decatur, Ga.

4, Jerome Hazard, FB, Senior, Louisville, Ky.

5, Brian Shannon, TE, Junior, Sacramento, Calif.

6, Keith Baxter, WR, Senior, Miami, Fla.

7, Darryl DeBoss, TB, Junior, Miami, Fla.

9, R. J. Beals, CB, Senior, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.

10, Mark Snyder, FS, Senior, South Point, Ohio.

11, John Mitchell, PK, Sophomore, Coral Springs, Fla.

12, John Gregory, QB, Junior, Lake Worth, Fla.

13, Kevin Gault, PK, Senior, Uhrichsville, Ohio.

14, Layne Vranka, QB, Freshman, Monroeville, Pa.

15, Steve Fischer, PK, Senior, Chesterfield, Mo.

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

17, Tony Petersen, QB, Senior, Lodi, Calif.

19, Todd Fugate, PK, Senior, Milton, W.Va.

20, Doug Davenport, TB, Junior, Athens, Ga.

21, Jerry Harris, FB, Junior, Athens, Ga.

22, Michael Bryant, RB, Freshman, Decatur, Ga.

23, Jeff Wood, FB, Junior, Watseka, Ill.

25, Larry Huffman, LB, Senior, Pt. Pleasant, W.Va.

26, Darryl Burgess, CB, Senior, Hialeah, Fla.

27, Ronald Darby, TB, Sophomore, Orangeburg, S.C.

28, Mike Barber, WR, Junior, Winfield, W.Va.

29, Greg Bishop, FS, Junior, Huntington.

30, Von Woodson, CB, Sophomore, Oak Hill, W.Va.

31, Erric Tyler, LB, Junior, Dania, Fla.

32, Ken Green, FS, Junior, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.

33, Stanley Hall, SS, Junior, Montgomery, Ala.

34, Brae Bryant, RB, Freshman, Weirton, W.Va.

35, Mike McCoy, FB, Senior, Vienna, W.Va.

37, Michael Gill, LB, Freshman, Pataskala, Ohio.

38, B.D. Nunnery, TB, Sophomore, Prestonsburg, Ky.

39, Sean Dillon, SS, Freshman, Barboursville.

41, David Milo, LB, Sophomore, Columbus, Ohio.

42, Alan Jenkins, FB, Sophomore, Barboursville.

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

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

45, Mike Crick, NG, Junior, Middletown, Pa.

46, Sean Doctor, TE, Junior, Buffalo, N.Y.

47, Brian Jarrell, LB, Junior, Milton, W.Va.

48, Rondell Wannamaker, LB, Junior, Montgomery, Ala.

49, Tracy Woods, DB, Freshman, Athens, Ga.

50, Walter Davis, DL, Junior, Reisterstown, Md.

51, Mike Yorio, NG, Freshman, Jeannette, Pa.

52, Jason Lemons, LB, Junior, Parkersburg, W.Va.

53, Norman Franklin, DT, Sophomore, Bridgeport, Pa.

54, Shawn Finnan, DT, Senior, Lakewood, Ohio.

55, Randall White, LB, Sophomore, Oceana, W.Va.

56, Rory Fitzpatrick, DT, Junior, Akron, Ohio.

57, Darren Mudd, DL, Freshman, Medina, Ohio.

58, Cecil Fletcher, LB, Senior, Bloomingdale, Ohio.

59, Roy Sumlin, RG, Senior, Fairmont, W.Va.

60, Keith Turner, RT, Junior, Miami, Fla.

61, Darren Vance, LG, Freshman, Milton, W.Va.

62, Jay Gleich, RG, Senior, Jackson, Ohio.

63, Greg Adkins, RT, Sophomore, Cross Lanes, W.Va.

64, Tony Bolland, DT, Senior, Rand, W.Va.

65, Keith Powell, LT, Junior, Butler, Ala.

66, John Halford, LG, Junior, Hialeah, Fla.

67, Scott Heckel, LG, Sophomore, Pittsburgh, Pa.

68, Larry O'Dell, DT, Junior, Monroe, N.Y.

69, Don Mahoney, OL, Freshman, Greensburg, Pa.

 70, John Fannin, C, Senior, Ceredo.

72, Ken Pepe, DL, Junior, North Babylon, N.Y.

73, Preston Washington, NG, Junior, Florida City, Fla.

74, Jim Torres, C, Junior, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.

76, Mike Talkington, LT, Junior, Canton, Ohio.

77, Dan Jackson, LB, Junior, Bartow, Fla.

78, Tim Carper, RT, Senior, Spencer, W.Va.

79, John Cook, C, Senior, N. Cumberland, Pa.

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

82, Bobby Lutz, WR, Sophomore, Ironton, Ohio.

83, Vincent Bodie, WR, Junior, Leisure, Fla.

84, Bruce Hammond, WR, Junior, Florida City, Fla.

85, Joe Mitchell, LB, Junior, Willingboro, N.J.

87, Tim Flaherty, LB, Sophomore, Pittsburgh, Pa.

88, Rodney Barnes, TE, Senior, San Diego, Calif.

90, Orlando O'Farrill, DL, Junior, Bronx, N.Y.  

91, Troy Tassen, LB, Sophomore, Huntington.

92, John Spellacy, LB, Junior, Rocky River, Ohio.

93, Bill Mendoza, DT, Junior, Coral Gables, Fla.

94, John Crowder, LB, Senior, Parkersburg, W.Va.

96, Scott Shaffer, LB, Sophomore, Charleston, W.Va.

97, Thomas Schindler, LB, Sophomore, Ravenswood, W.Va.

98, Nicholas McKnight, LB, Junior, Atlanta, Ga.

99, Rich Ceglie, LB, Sophomore, Follansbee, W.Va.

 Pat Mills, DI, Junior, New York, N.Y.

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