Thundering Herd/IMG to Air Eight Marshall Baseball Games


Steve Cotton

Steve Cotton

Feb. 27, 2013

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – The Thundering Herd/IMG Sports Network will broadcast eight Marshall University baseball games during the 2013 season.

The games will air throughout the Tri-State on Huntington’s WRVC -- SuperTalk 94.1FM and AM 930.

Veteran Herd/IMG Network play-by-play man Steve Cotton will call the games, all scheduled at Appalachian Power Park in Charleston.

The broadcast opener is the March 19 Charleston date against rival West Virginia, the first of three scheduled games between the teams this season (others in Morgantown and Beckley). It is their first meeting since 2008 (in Myrtle Beach, S.C.), and first in-state meeting since a Watt Powell Park game in Charleston in 1998.

The other eight dates are Conference USA home games for Coach Jeff Waggoner’s club:

March

19 – West Virginia, 6 p.m.
29 – UAB, 7 p.m.
30 – UAB, 7 p.m.
31 – UAB, 1 p.m.

April

6 – Houston, 2 p.m.
7 – Houston, 10 a.m.
27 – Tulane, 7 p.m.
28 – Tulane, 1 p.m.