Big Green Banquet to Honor Football Coaching Legends





March 1, 2011

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. - The Big Green Scholarship Foundation has announced the lineup for the 32nd Annual Big Green Banquet. This year's event will honor the legacy of Marshall Football, featuring the head coaches of the Thundering Herd over the past 40 years. Jack Lengyel, Frank Elwood, Sonny Randle, Stan Parrish, Jim Donnan, and Bob Pruett will all be honored on April 22 at 7 pm at the Big Sandy Superstore Arena.

"This will be a great evening where all of our great Marshall fans can come out to listen to and visit with their coaches from the past," said Big Green Executive Director, John Sutherland. "These coaches were the ones who created the defining moments in Marshall Football history and it's an opportunity for the Marshall family to embrace them again. We appreciate the Francis Foundation, Pepsi, Chesapeake Energy, and Sheetz for helping the Big Green in making this a first class event."

Individual tickets are on sale for $80 and Reserve Tables for eight are which includes a VIP reception with the coaches are available for $2,000. Call the Big Green office at 304-696-4661 to make your reservation.