HUNTINGTON -- For the second year in a row, Marshall University quarterback Rakeem Cato was recognized with a prestigious Conference USA award.
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HUNTINGTON -- It isn't often a freshman enters NCAA Division I football and emerges right away.
OK, so Conference USA threw Rakeem Cato a bone.
For the second year in a row, Marshall University quarterback Rakeem Cato was recognized with a prestigious Conference USA award.
HUNTINGTON - Marshall quarterback Rakeem Cato was named the Conference USA Offensive Player of the Year and defensive back Corey Tindal was the Co-Freshman of the Year, as announced by the league Wednesday.
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Marshall had 16 players named Monday to the All-CUSA team, its most since joining the league in 2005. All-conference voting was conducted among the 14 head coaches.
HUNTINGTON -- Marshall University's talented football newcomers were recognized with positions on the Conference USA All-Freshman Team.