BOGACZYK: Bazzie Chasing More Than McHargue This Time
The Word on the Herd-Dec. 6, 2013
The last time Marshall played a football game at Rice, Alex Bazzie probably saved the game for the Thundering Herd.
BOGACZYK: Herd-Owls: A Match Made in C-USA Staying Power
The Word on the Herd-Dec. 5, 2013
The Conference USA Championship football game is just what the Dallas-based league might have ordered.
BOGACZYK: Herd, Rouse Return in Tandem to Success
The Word on the Herd-Dec. 4, 2013
Marshall hasn't won a conference championship in football since 2002. Rice hasn't shared a title since 1994, or won one outright since 1957 in the long-gone Southwest Conference ... when Herd coach Doc Holliday was about 8 months old.
BOGACZYK: Cato's Focus on Title, Not Another Honor
The Word on the Herd-Dec. 3, 2013
Fifty-three weeks ago, Rakeem Cato was named the best football player in Conference USA, as the league's 2012 Most Valuable Player.
BOGACZYK: Scott Awaits Game That's Even Bigger Than `Cheese'
The Word on the Herd-Dec. 2, 2013
There are big things in life ... like, say, the jumbo "Cheese" package that Marshall's football team unveiled in its oh-so-big last game.
Marshall Headed to Rice for C-USA Title Game
Herd readies for noon ET game on ESPN2
West Division champion Rice will host East Division champion Marshall in the 2013 Conference USA Football Championship Game on Saturday, December 7.
BOGACZYK: Herd Defense a Real Hit in Run to Title Game
The Word on the Herd-Nov. 30, 2013
In what many expected to be a nail-biting battle for the Conference USA East Division football championship, East Carolina's Pirates played like they didn't know what hit them.
BOGACZYK: Bazzie, Fellow Seniors Have Emotional Date with Pirates
The Word on the Herd-Nov. 28, 2013
There are seven Conference USA games this weekend to wrap up the football regular season.
BOGACZYK: Pirates-Herd Game Delivers Holiday Weekend Feast
The Word on the Herd-Nov. 27, 2013
There are 16 major college football games on Black Friday. Guess which one might be the marquee contest.
BOGACZYK: Pruett Says `Biggest Game' Needs Crowd
The Word on the Herd-Nov. 26, 2013
Bob Pruett was wondering ... He will be at Joan C. Edwards Stadium on Friday. Who else ... how many ... will join him?