Tag: Marshall

MGN Basketball Breakdown: Analyzing The Gauntlet

North Texas took care of business Saturday night vs. Rice with a thrilling 74-70 victory. It wasn’t pretty, but after last season a W is a W, and the goal of this team is to keep racking up as many W’s as possible. Now North Texas moves into the toughest part of its conference schedule…. Read more »

2017 #CUSAKickoff

Well it happened. We did not expect much excitement from a conference desperate for media partners, attention, and recognition. The biggest stories were Lane Kiffin, Butch Davis, and who deserves the most respect. The league has its share of personalities — ODU head coach Bobby Wilder is fun, WKU’s Mike Sanford is young and also… Read more »

2016 Schedule Series: Marshall

It is that time, folks. Let us go through wikipedia to see what is Marshall, the university. We are going to learn a little bit about our opponent. We’ve done this before and found out some fun things. Marshall was funded in 1837, and named after the former Chief Justice John Marshall. It was so… Read more »

10 Reasons For Hope Against Marshall

Ed. Note: This was posted in the MGN Slack, which is the coolest, most awesome conversation about our favorite little team ever. I cross posted it here, with only half permission from Greg. Marshall ranks 12th in CUSA when it comes to total defense. The Herd are giving up 492 yards a game and giving… Read more »

C-USA Preseason Power Rankings & Ratings

MGN CUSA POWER RANKINGS RANK TEAM RATING 1 MARSHALL 86.2 2 WESTERN KENTUCKY 84.8 3 MIDDLE TENNESSE ST 83.5 4 SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI 83.0 5 LOUISIANA TECH 78.3 6 FIU 77.0 7 OLD DOMINION 76.9 8 FAU 76.4 9 UTEP 75.8 10 RICE 75.0 11 CHARLOTTE 72.8 12 UTSA 71.6 13 NORTH TEXAS 71.0 MGN CUSA… Read more »