Women's Basketball Wins Thriller In OT
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December 3- Marshall's Women's Basketball team defeated George Washington 64-62 in overtime. Tynikki Cook made a basket with 11 seconds left to put the Herd up 11 seconds, and it proved to be the game winner. Cook had a career high with 32 points. The win was the second of the year for the Herd.
Basketball Team Is Youthful and Inexperienced
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December 1- Despite having just one true freshman on the roster, this year's men's basketball team is ripe with young players who haven't gotten a chance to play, either here or elsewhere.
Kane leads Marshall to Victory Over FIU
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November 30- Redshirt freshman DeAndre Kane scored 25 points to lead the Marshall Thundering Herd over the Isiah Thomas led Florida International Panthers. The victory comes just two days after a loss at the hands of the Louisville Cardinals. The Herd now have a record of 4-2.
Volleyball Seniors Leave Herd With Win
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November 29- Seniors Elizabeth Herman, Kelley Buglur and Elizabeth Fleming led Marshall to a 3-0 sweep over the ECU Pirates. The victory was only the 11th of the season for the Herd, but it came at a good time for the the trio, as it was their final game at Marshall.
Women's Basketball Falls to 1-2 With Loss to USC Upstate
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November 18- Despite Herd players reaching double figures in points, Marshall fell to the USC Upstate Spartans 79-73. Tynikki Cook again led the way for the Herd, scoring 19 points. Junior Lateirdra Elliot set a career high with 17 points. The win was USC Upstate's first of the season.
Reciving Corps Strong Despite Injuries
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November 16- With several key recievers hurt, many of the younger have had to step up. There has been no noticeable drop off in the passing game for the Herd, with Brian Anderson recording one of his best games of the year against Memphis.
Redshirt Freshman One of Many to Step Up For Football Team
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November 16- Ray Taliaferro, a walk-on redshirt freshman, played his first game of the year against Memphis, running the ball 12 times for 66 yards. The freshman is one of many younger players the Herd has needed to play more due to injury.
Women's Basketball Team Defeats Longwood in Longwood Classic
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November 15- Marshall's Womens Basketball defeated the Longwood Lancers 62-54 to claim its second win of the season, and avoid its first losing streak of the year. Senior Tynikki Cook led the team with 16 points and 11 rebounds.
Marshall Keeps Bowl Dreams Alive With Victory Over Memphis
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November 15- The Thundering Herd defeated the Memphis Tigers 28-13. The win gave the Herd 4 on the year, who need 6 to reach a bow game for the second straight year.
Marshall Runner Finishes in Top 3 At C-USA Championships
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November 4- Matt Schiffbauer finished 3rd in the C-USA Championship cross country meet. Schiffbauer finished 1 second behind the 2nd place finisher, and 12 seconds out of 1st place.
Women's Basketball Kicks Off Season With Exhibition Victory
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November 2- The Women's Basketball team started its season with a victory in an exhibition game against West Virginia Wesleyan 75-63. Senior Tynikki Crook led the way for the Herd with 20 points and 10 rebounds.
Football Team Needs A Win
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October 28- At this point in the season, Thundering Herd's record stands at 1-6. While a shot bowl at elligibility seems out of reach, it's not out of the picture.
Women's Soccer Heading Into Big Weekend
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October 22- The Marshall Women's Soccer team has several big games this weekend, as the team attempts to make it to postseason play for the first time since 2001.
ECU and Marshall: Rivalry Built On History
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October 21- Marshall and ECU have played each other 11 times in their history, with ECU winning 9 of those games. While the Herd may have played other teams more than ECU, that doesn't stop this from being one of the best rivalries in the C-USA
Running Game Needs To Step Up
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October 21- Marshall's ground game hasnt been the focus of their offense so far this year, and in order for the team to be victorius the Herd needs running back Martin Ward and company to step up.
So far Marshall is averaging 90.3 yards per game, which is almost half as many yards as they've allowed.
ECU's New Coach Brings In New Passing Attack
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October 19- ECU's new head coach Ruffin McNiel has worked hard to install a new offensive philosophy. New quarterback Dominique Davis has flourished in the new system, which Marshall will see on Saturday.
Men's Basketball Team Shows Off Halfcourt Shooting Skills
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October 18- As a part of Marshall Madness on Saturday night, Damier Pitts and Noah Fischer won the two-ball competition. Pitts sunk 3 half-court shots to defeat Shaq Johnson and DeAndre Kane 45-3.
UCF Defeats Marshall Despite Weather
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October15- UCF defeated Marshall 35-14 at the Joan on Wednesday night. The game featured a 68 minute lightning delay near the end of the first half, and rained for much of the remainder of the game. The loss drops the Herd to 1-5 and 0-2 in C-USA play.
The Thundering Herd next takes on ECU on October 23rd at 4:15pm. Listeners in the area can listen to WMUL's live coverage at 88.1, or online here.
The Herd Looking to Change Fortune Against Scrambling Quarterbacks
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October 12- The Thudering Herd hasn't fared well against scrambling quarterbacks this season. They look to change that this week against UCF's pair of scramblers.
UCF's Physical Play May Be A Problem For Marshall
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October 12- UCF's notably more physical play may be a problem for Marshall, who may not be used to the style of play. UCF's offensive line will be a challenge for the Herd defenders.
Marshall Baseball Prepares Players for Future
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October 8- Marshall's Baseball program has put several of it's players into the minors since Head Coach Jeff Waggner took over. According to Coach Wagner, preparing them for the future is all part of the plan.
Marshall Defeats Ohio; Wins First Game
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September 28- Marshall defeated Ohio last Saturday, on the strength of Brian Anderson's arm and a little bit of luck. The Herd is now 1-3 and plays at USM on October 2nd.
Women's Volleyball Opens C-USA Play With Win
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September 24- The Marshall Volleyball team opened the Conference USA season with a win over UCF in three sets.
Marshall Takes On Bowling Green
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5:00p- Herd Round Up
In preperation for the upcoming football game, Adam Cavalier and Will Vance take a look backwards to see what happened in the world of Marshall Athletics.
5:30p- Conference USA Report
This week the C-USA report boldly goes where no conference preview show has gone before. Big games this week include: ECU at Virginia Tech, Houston at UCLA and Tulsa at Oklahoma State.
6:00p- Pregame Show
Scott Hall and Adam Rogers preview the upcoming game against Bowling Green. In addition to recapping last year's Marshall victory, the guys will give their opinions on the "Mayoral Challenge."
7:00p Marshall vs Bowling Green
Post Game Show
After the game is over, continue listening to the broadcast team for a recap of the game and coach opinions.
WVU's Unorthodox Defense
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September 13- WVU may run an uncommon defense, but that doesn't mean that its uneffective. The 3-3-5 has more defensive backs than a usual Story, but it has given Marshall problems each time they play each other.
Marshall vs WVU: Rivalry?
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September 12th- While most Herd fans would agree that WVU is the team's biggest rival, not all fans from WVU agree. Despite having played each other for the last 5 years, WVU fans arent sold.
A House Divided
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September 12- Chris and Cole Bowers were both on the field for the Marshall-WVU game, just on separate teams. Chris Bowers is a sophmore offensive lineman, while his cousin Cole is a freshman offensive lineman.
Friends of the Coal Bowl: Round 5
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4:30- Herd Round Up
Besides blowing out the coverage for the upcoming Marshall-WVU game, Adam Cavalier and Marcus Constantino will look back at the week that was for all Marshall sports.
5:00- Conference USA Report
WMUL's lighthearted look at the rest of the C-USA. Big games include UTEP @ Houston, Memphis @ ECU and UAB @ SMU.
5:30- Pregame Show
Aaron Payne and Dave Traube get listeners ready for the biggest non-conference game of the year. Expect them to relive previous games in the Friends of Coal Bowl series, as well as discuss the mood of the fans.
7:00- Marshall vs WVU
After the Game- Post Game Show
As soon as the game has finished, keep listening to the broadcast team for analysis and coaches opinions.
Either Listen to the game online or live on 88.1 FM.
Men's Soccer Remains Unbeaten
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September 9- The Marshall University Men's Soccer team remained unbeaten by defeating the Radford Highlanders 3-1. The Herd next takes on Liberty tomorrow night.
MU Women's Soccer Wins Best Western Huntington Mall Inventational
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September 9- The women's soccer team beat Radford and Appalachian State to win the Best Western Huntington Mall Inventational. Marshall was the only team to win both of its games.
Marshall Takes on Ohio State
September 02- The Herd is ready to kick off its season tonight against Ohio State. Look nowhere else for our expert breakdowns of the Offense, Defense and Special Teams.
WMUL is your home for all the information you need to get prepared for another season of exciting Marshall Football.
Listen to the Preview of the Offense (6:30)
Listen to the Preview of the Defense (5:39)
Listen to the Special Teams Preview (3:24)