Marshall Thundering Herd Schedule in 2013-14
You're obviously in the right spot if you're looking for some top-tier
college basketball, as the Thundering Herd have another very talented team that is looking to make a big-time move up the
conference standings in Conference USA. There is nothing quite like the atmosphere of a big game loaded with thousands of
your fellow fans, though that's not something that you're going to figure out sitting at home when the Thundering Herd are
rocking the hardwood. With a schedule absolutely filled to the brim with top-tier matchups, your place is in the stands this
season if you consider yourself a true fan.
As the Thundering Herd look to make it back to theNCAA Tournament in another
very tough season in the Conference USA standings, games are sure to be loaded with rim-rocking excitement that you just can't
conjure up anywhere else. College basketball is just one of those sporting events that gets taken up to a completely different
level when the game is on the line and you're sitting there alongside all of the other passionate Thundering Herd fans, giving
you plenty of reasons to head out and see it all for yourself this season.
When the game
is on the line and your favorite team is digging in looking to make a clutch bucket that seals a huge rivalry matchup, you'll
understand loud and clear what all the buzz around campus is about. True, there are plenty of options for seeing a big game
these days, though there is still no substitution for the experience you can get from the stands. Be there for all the most
exciting moments in another college basketball season filled with nail-biting action that will have you talking well after
the final whistle.
Against teams like UAB, Old Dominion, Tulsa and many more in the always competitive
Conference USA, the Thundering Herd get to go up against some of the powerhouses of the conferences, though the Thundering
Herd also have plenty of talented players that know how to make it hard on the other elite teams looking to do the same. Around
campus, Thundering Herd home games are always a big deal for students as well as for the supportive neighboring community,
but you shouldn't just take our word for it. As soon as you're in the stands watching some of the most talented players in
the nation do their thing, you'll be glad that you're not sitting at that bar down the street just trying to imagine what
the atmosphere of the big game is.
Marshall Thundering Herd Trivia
Did you know that the Thundering Herd
alumnus Hal Greer went on to be named one of the top 50 players in NBA history?
Before Greer dominated at the next level,
he was lighting up the scoreboard routinely for the Thundering Herd, giving them a tradition of excellence that is still going
to this day. Greer was a 10-time NBA All-Star and even helped guide the Philadelphia 76ers all the way to the top of the league
in the late-1960s, helping solidify him as an absolute legend of the hardwood in the process. But no matter how big he got
in the NBA, everyone around Marshall University knows that he was a special college player who could change the dynamic of
a big game in a real hurry.
Marshall Thundering Herd History
The Thundering Herd first got going all the
way back in 1907, giving fans more than a century of top-tier college basketball and giving plenty to cheer about over the
years. Some of the best years for the Herd include conference tournament championships three times in the 1980s and five times
over the years, with the most recent being 1987. The Herd have also had plenty of unbelievable players as well, including
Hall of Famer Hal Greer and Mike D'Antoni. You never know when the next great player is going to burst onto the scene, which
is why it's always a good idea to put down the remote and head out to see what all the buzz is about.
all the top-tier matchups at Cam Henderson Center, the Thundering Herd will be digging in looking to pile up the wins and
make a big move up the conference standings. The atmosphere at the big game isn't something that you can recreate anywhere
but the stands, which is why you don't want to get left watching the highly anticipated matchup at the bar down the street.
Forget that and instead make it out to the stands so you can join thousands of your fellow fans as they pour into the stands
to show their support for their beloved Marshall Thundering Herd. With nearly 10,000 strong for the biggest games of the season,
the Herd always tend to play in front of a very passionate crowd, giving you a perfect atmosphere that everyone is always
talking about around town.