CBS College Sports to Televise East Carolina at Marshall Football Game


Darius Marshall rushed for more than 1,000 yards last season.

Darius Marshall rushed for more than 1,000 yards last season.

March 26, 2009

NEW YORK - CBS College Sports has finalized their initial national television selections for the 2009 Conference USA football season and the Thundering Herd's Oct. 3rd Homecoming game with East Carolina is among those selections. Kickoff for the ECU at Marshall Game is set for Noon at Joan C. Edwards Stadium.

In addition to the East Carolina contest, Marshall's game at UCF on Sunday, Nov. 1 is scheduled to start at 8:15 p.m. in order to accommodate an ESPN national television broadcast.

CBS can make additional picks 12 days in advance of Conference USA games in November, leaving the possibility for more Thundering Herd games to be televised nationally. Additional games may also be selected for regional broadcasts.