Marshall University football coach Doc Holliday's opinion counts. Thundering Herd football fans, who are asked to plunk down their money, also count.
Marshall University football coaches and players all learned a valuable lesson Saturday afternoon.
PHILADELPHIA - Marshall's 4x200 relay team got some air time Saturday on national TV.
Kametra Byrd, Shanice Johnson, Naja Greer and Isatu Fofanah competed in the 4x200 Championship of America Invitational in the Penn Relays televised by NBC Sports Network. The four turned in a school-record time 1:36.49, but came in ninth. They won their heat Friday (1:37.71). UTech won the race (1:30.80). Texas A&M was second followed by LSU, Duke, G.C. Foster, Penn State, Indiana Tech and Northern Illinois.
HUNTINGTON - Mikayla McIntosh's softball game at Boyd County was rained out Saturday, but that didn't prevent her from scoring.
Now that Marshall's spring football practice is finished with a Green-White scrimmage, featuring no score and no clock, Saturday before about 350 rain-soaked fans at Edwards Stadium, it is time to address those questions.
Marshall football wrapped up spring practice with a soggy Green-White Game.
HUNTINGTON — Elements were not exactly ideal for Marshall University's football team wrapping up spring practice Saturday with a soggy Green-White Game at Joan C. Edwards Stadium.
HUNTINGTON - Dr. Dorothy "Dot" Hicks, the creator of women's athletics at Marshall University, was presented Friday night with the Big Green Legacy Award.
Spring football is supposed to be fun.
Oh, sure, there is lots of work, lots of drills, lots of sweat and lots of physical toil.
CHARLESTON - Marshall University pitcher Chase Boster was dominant on the mound Friday in a 3-1 baseball victory against Conference USA first place Middle Tennessee at Appalachian Power Park.