The amount of medal winners increased by four from the previous year
Marshall places second-most student-athletes on list among league schools
The award recognizes student-athletes for community service efforts
The Herd is 11-0 at home this season and has won 12 straight at the Cam Henderson Center
Senior forward Ryan Taylor will play in his 100th game for the Thundering Herd
Marshall men's basketball against West Virginia State on Nov. 3, 2016 at the Cam Henderson Center
Marshall's win against Eastern Illinois on Wednesday, December 9 at the Cam Henderson Center in Huntington, W.Va.
Photo gallery of Marshall's exhibition game against Newberry College on Nov. 15, 2015
2016-17 (SOPHOMORE): Appeared in eight games, averaged 0.8 points, 0.8 rebounds and 0.3 blocks in 4.5 minutes per game …scored three points from shooting 1-of-2 from three-point land, pulled down two rebounds and made on block in his season debut vs. Western Carolina (Nov. 19) … made a 3-pointer against UTSA (Jan. 26) … made a block against West Virginia Wesleyan (Dec. 19) … pulled down two rebounds at Ohio State (Nov. 25) … named to the Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll.
2015-16 (FRESHMAN): Appeared in 14 games, averaging 3.9 minutes per game … had season highs of five points and two rebounds in 12 minutes played against Eastern Kentucky (Dec. 12) … five of six made field goals for the year were from 3-point range … shot 42.9 percent (6-of-14) from the field and 41.7 (5-of-12) percent from long range for the season … one assist, zero turnovers in 55 total minutes played … named to C-USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll … earned the C-USA Commissioner’s Academic Medal for achieving a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or better.
PERSONAL: Born Sept. 22, 1996 … son of Randal and Susan Kilgore … has two siblings, Jeremy and Jessica … brother Jeremy also attends Marshall … major is cell biology … wants to become an ER doctor in Huntington after college.