HUNTINGTON -- A 5-7 season in 2013 doesn't exactly sound like a success in college football, but for Akron it was the potential start of the rise of the program.
The issue is still brewing.
Marshall University will have two more football games televised this season.
HUNTINGTON -- The Milwaukee Brewers designated for assignment former Marshall University baseball player Kevin Shackelford Thursday to make room on the 40-man roster for infielder Irving Falu, whom the team claimed off waivers from the San Diego Padres.
Remember when the conference was rocked by the first wave of departures, featuring such wayward members as UCF, Memphis, Houston and SMU?
Marshall was a unanimous pick by C-USA football coaches to finish first in the East.
HUNTINGTON -- Marshall University football had three players named Tuesday to preseason watch lists.
The Bobcats visit Joan C. Edwards Stadium this year for a Sept. 13 game.
Tamar Slay's meeting with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver on Sunday might be the first of many if the former Marshall University basketball star has his way.
HUNTINGTON -- The roar of a Saturday crowd is often the barometer for success of a football program, but Marshall University athletic director Mike Hamrick thinks looks can be deceiving.