The 2012 Marshall Thundering Herd are back and ready to take the gridiron! Gold Coast Tickets does not want you to miss out on the action this season as third year head coach Doc Holliday has something up his sleeve to take the Thundering Herd to a bowl game!
Marshall plays at Joan C. Edwards Stadium, which holds just over 38,000 fans, where they have one of the best home records in college football (118-19). This season, the Thundering Herds plan on taking the lead in the Eastern division of Conference. The NFL’s has numerous former Thundering Herd players. Some of the most notable players include: San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Randy Moss and New York Giants super bowl running back, Ahmad Bradshaw.
Last season the Thundering Herd finishing one game above .500 at -6 and met FIU in the Beef ‘O’ Brady Bowl, in which they came up victorious. Marshall has three main rivals that they play each year. They face West Virginia in the Friends of Coal Bowl, where they have failed to come up victorious, but plan to change that this year. They also play Ohio in the Battle for the Bell as well as East Carolina. On November 14th, 1970, 37 members of the Marshall Football team were tragically killed in a plane crash. Upperclassmen that did not go on the plane led the team through spirit and brought them back to the inspiring football team that they were. Inspired by the story, Warner Brothers made a movie about the team.
Come out and watch the Marshall Maniacs chant: “WE ARE… MARSHALL,” this 2012 season! Gold Coast Tickets has the best selection for your entire 2012 Thundering Herd ticket needs!