Marshall places third-most student-athletes on list among league schools
Marshall 16, UConn 10
Marshall 52, FIU 0
Marshall's defense forced three turnovers
Middle Tennessee 27, Marshall 24 (3OT)
Hyleck Foster led a running game that carried 47 times for 326 yards and three touchdowns, helping Marshall to a 33-17 win over Florida Atlantic on Saturday.
Marshall defeats Maryland in the 2013 Military Bowl, 31-20.
R-JUNIOR SEASON (2014): Played in 10 of 14 games ... Missed four games (Weeks 5-8) with collarbone injury suffered in victory at Akron ... Made 22 receptions for 544 yards and a team-leading 24.7 yards per catch ... Thirteen of 22 catches went for 25 or more yards ... Had four touchdown receptions ... Made two catches for 68 yards in Herd's C-USA Championship win over Louisiana Tech ... Topped 100 receiving yards in three games, led by a six-catch game for 141 yards and two scores in overtime loss to Western Kentucky ... Had five catches for 115 yards in win over Rhode Island, and had five for 137 yards and two scores in "Battle of the Bell" rivalry win over Ohio ... Season-long catch was 46 yards against Ohio; had two other 40-yarders (Western Kentucky, Louisiana Tech) ... Showed his field-stretching potential in a mid-April scrimmage, with five catches for 122 yards after being plagued by two seasons marked by injuries. R-SOPHOMORE SEASON (2013): Played all 14 games, after missing all of spring practice with a foot fracture ... Caught nine passes for 163 yards and two touchdowns, with both TDs in win over Southern Miss ... Dealt with a labrum tear, plus an injured quad and hamstring ... Had two catches for 31 yards against Gardner-Webb, and made a 26-yard reception in Herd's Military Bowl win over Maryland. R-FRESHMAN SEASON (2012): Played in nine of 12 games, making college debut with two catches for 18 yards in loss at West Virginia ... On the season, had 11 receptions for 183 yards and two touchdowns ... Top game was four-catch performance at Memphis, for 87 yards and a TD ... Had two catches for 55 yards and a 46-yard touchdown reception in 44-41 win over Houston ...
FRESHMAN SEASON (2011): Redshirted.
HERD FILE: Born March 6, 1993 ... Earned degree in Management at MU in December 2014, working on MBA ... Coached at Glades Central High by former NFL receiver Jesse Hester ... Recorded 30 receptions, 730 receiving yards and 14 touchdowns as a senior ... Palm Beach County Treasure Coast All-Star ... Rated as the No. 95 overall wide receiver in the country by Rivals ... Also offered by West Virginia, Miami (Fla.), USF, Kansas, Iowa State, Rutgers, FIU, and Florida Atlantic.