The Herald-Dispatch Marshall Sports RSS 2014-12-21T21:15:02-05:00 urn:uuid:c60d7202-9a58-46a6-9fca-f804879f5ebc Original content available for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons license (Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported), except where noted. Boca Raton Bowl perfect for Herd's Florida natives GRANT TRAYLOR http://www.herald-dispatch.com/sports_marshall/2014+1221_munotebook 2014-12-21T16:47:05-05:00 <p>BOCA RATON, Fla. -- One of the best gifts Marshall University football players from the Boca Raton Bowl isn't coming bowl's gift suite or any of the bowl swag (players' lingo for apparel) they received. </p> Marshall women say lesson learned DAVE WALSH urn:uuid:0cc00fad-9715-4be6-826c-e7e9da59a666 2014-12-21T00:41:56-05:00 <p> CHARLESTON &#8212; &#173;Norrisha Victrum and Leah Scott know what Marshall University needs to correct by Monday when the Thundering Herd takes on Brescia University in women&#8217;s basketball at 1 p.m. at the Henderson Center in Huntington.</p> MU women fall to WVU DAVE WALSH urn:uuid:dbfd90ee-7004-46dd-a6f8-e2330fdcfa51 2014-12-21T00:43:50-05:00 <p> CHARLESTON &#8212; &#173;West Virginia University used big runs in the first half and second half Saturday to finally put away Marshall University, 69-56, on the women&#8217;s basketball side of the Capital Classic in front of 2,421 fans in the Charleston Civic Center.</p> Herd falls at Arkansas State The Herald-Dispatch / 2014 urn:uuid:0c63936b-74be-4325-bf05-e4166fc0ae89 2014-12-21T11:34:52-05:00 <p> The Marshall men&#8217;s basketball team lost to Arkansas State 67-58 Saturday.</p> Cato switching numbers GRANT TRAYLOR urn:uuid:efb37682-d5cc-4b8b-ab50-45fd83cf628b 2014-12-21T00:34:56-05:00 <p> BOCA RATON, Fla. &#8212; The days of seeing Marshall University quarterback Rakeem Cato in a No. 12 jersey are officially done.</p> Chuck Landon: Hewitt has reason for wearing No. 6 CHUCK LANDON urn:uuid:e566bef1-809c-4f4e-80ec-77eb0e133d09 2014-12-21T00:33:05-05:00 <p> BOCA RATON, Fla. &#8212; Neville Hewitt&#8217;s mother is never far away.</p> Chuck Landon: Pendulum swings against Herd CHUCK LANDON urn:uuid:2fc892e9-71db-41b5-bec4-b21d3fb50dac 2014-12-21T00:29:28-05:00 <p> BOCA RATON, Fla. &#8212; I don&#8217;t like how this bowl game is shaping up.</p> Cato, Shuler in final game GRANT TRAYLOR urn:uuid:201ea5f2-3929-4818-9bad-eee77098aad0 2014-12-21T11:36:00-05:00 <p> For 14 years, Rakeem Cato and Tommy Shuler have played fotball together.</p> MU women meet WVU DAVID WALSH http://www.herald-dispatch.com/sports_marshall/2014+1220_muwomen 2014-12-20T00:00:00-05:00 <p>CHARLESTON -- Marshall University and West Virginia University meet in the women's side of the 24th Chesapeake Energy Capital Classic at 4 p.m. Saturday in the Charleston Civic Center. </p> Chuck Landon: Future may find Doc on sideline across field CHUCK LANDON http://www.herald-dispatch.com/sports_marshall/2014+1220_landoncolumn 2014-12-20T00:12:20-05:00 <p> BOCA RATON, Fla. -- Doc Holliday arrived here Friday with more baggage than just his luggage.</p>