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2/3/16
BOGACZYK: Doc Fills Prescription with Herd Class of 24
The Word on the Herd-Feb. 3, 2016

Doc Holliday’s seventh National Signing Day at Marshall was pretty typical of the Thundering Herd football coach.

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1/14/16
BOGACZYK: Hammer looks Ahead, Leaves Draft Behind
The Word on the Herd - Jan. 14, 2016

In 2012, Hammer headed from Fort Collins, Colo., to Navarro College in Texas, hoping a junior-college avenue as a shortstop would be the quickest route to pro baseball. Instead, he morphed into an NCAA Division I pitching prospect.

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12/30/15
BOGACZYK: Team USA Dream Becomes Reality for Zerkle
The Word on the Herd-Dec. 30, 2015

Morgan Zerkle has enjoyed a very impressive 2015. The Marshall softball center fielder batted a Conference USA- and school-record .506, kept swiping bases at a record pace, and was honored as an Academic All-American second team selection.

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12/24/15
BOGACZYK: Baxter, Heater Build More than Trust at Corner
The Word on the Herd-Dec. 24, 2015

Marshall cornerback Keith Baxter will play his final college football game in the St. Petersburg Bowl.

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12/22/15
BOGACZYK: Holliday ‘Bowled Over’ for Another Holiday
The Word on the Herd-Dec. 22, 2015

Doc Holliday may like Bing Crosby’s wartime holiday hit, “I’ll Be Home for Christmas.” Who knows?

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12/21/15
BOGACZYK: Legg Sees ‘Extremely Sound’ Huskies as Big Challenge
The Word on the Herd-Dec. 21, 2015

Bill Legg might still need his corrective lenses, but he doesn’t need to read statistics to see the challenge that Marshall faces in Connecticut’s defense in the St. Petersburg Bowl.

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12/20/15
BOGACZYK: Herd Sees Bowl as Husky Assignment
The Word on the Herd-Dec. 20, 2015

With the St. Petersburg Bowl approaching on Saturday, most of the talk among Marshall’s football players about their Dec. 26 opponent at Tropicana Field has focused on two items.

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12/19/15
BOGACZYK: For (St.) Pete's Sake, Clark Finds Football Again
The Word on the Herd-Dec. 19, 2015

Among the 24 players from Florida on the Marshall football roster for the St. Petersburg Bowl, there are seven who call home within an hour’s drive to Tropicana Field.

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12/18/15
BOGACZYK: Evans Changes Game, Finds New Success
The Word on the Herd-Dec. 18, 2015

Marshall basketball Coach Matt Daniel has a “new” player on his roster this season. She’s a junior, but she’s not a JUCO product or a Division I transfer.

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12/16/15
BOGACZYK: Johansson’s Long Road Paved with Effort, Opportunity
The Word on the Herd-Dec. 16, 2015

When Alex Mirabal arrived at Marshall as offensive line coach in February 2013, he heard a lot about two Herd youngsters who had no resumes … and what he heard wasn’t good.

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