The Word on the Herd-March 6, 2013
Goff, Spikes, Tinnon go out winners on senior night
Pittman led the Herd with 16 points
Second Half Effort Not Enough
Herd begins conference play Wednesday against Tulsa
Marshall hosts Delaware State in men's basketball, Jan. 2, 2013.
Marshall vs. Savannah State - 12/19/12
Marshall 59, West Virginia 69 - AP Photos
The Thundering Herd improved to 3-3 with an 89-82 victory over non-conference foe Nevada at the Cam Henderson Center on Saturday night.
The Marshall men's basketball team downed Bluefield College 94-67 in a Thursday night preseason exhibition at the Cam Henderson Center.
2012-13 (SOPHOMORE): Played in 25 of 32 games... Averaged 3.6 points and 2.5 rebounds in just 9.2 minutes per game... Recorded at least 10 points twice including a career-high 12 points at Ohio (1/5)... His career-high in rebounds also came at Ohio with seven boards... Recorded 10 points with 5-for-8 shooting and six rebounds at Nevada (11/24)... Ranked first on the team in field goal percentage, among those with at least 50 attempts, with a 57.9 percent (33-57)... Was 3-of-6 (50.0 percent) from three-point range... Had four of his 11 assists on the season against Tulsa (1/9).
2011-12(FRESHMAN): Played in 28 of 35 games... Averaged 1.8 points and 2.4 rebounds per game... Named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll by maintaining a GPA over 3.0... Scored a season-high eight points against UTEP (1/4)... Brought down at least five rebounds on six occasions... Had a season-high six rebounds three times, against UTEP (1/4), at Rice (1/7) and at Tulsa (2/4)... At Tulsa, his six rebounds came in just five minutes played... Recorded more offensive rebounds (36) than defensive rebounds (30).
High School: Named a four-star recruit by Yahoo.com and three-star by Scout.com... Notre Dame Prep... Averaged about 18 points and 13 rebounds in his only season at NIA Prep in Newark, N.J.... As a junior, led South Philadelphia High School to the Public League Class AAAA title while averaging 20.1 points per game... Also played at South Philadelphia as a sophomore... Played at Prep Charter as a freshman on the varsity team.
Personal: Born Oct. 12, 1991... Son of Delsene Hanner and Ravon Cummings... Has four siblings, Wydea, Nesha, Demarie and Ravon.