Marshall Announces Football Television Schedule
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. - A Friday night nationally-televised home game with the University of Toledo highlights Marshall Universityís 2003 seven-game television schedule that was announced today by Director of Athletics Bob Marcum.
The Thundering Herd will meet the Rockets on Friday, Sept. 12th at Marshall University Stadium before a national television audience on ESPN at 7 p.m. In addition to the Toledo contest, Marshall will make at least two other national television appearances. The Thundering Herdís November 12th contest at Miami and November 19th game at Central Florida will be carried by ESPN.
WSAZ-TV will broadcast four contests live. WSAZ will carry the August 30 home opener with Hofstra, the September 27th game at Troy State, the October 18th game at Buffalo, and the October 25th tilt at Western Michigan.
Three Mid-American Conference home games, contests with Kent State, Akron, and Ohio, will not be televised.
Season tickets, available for as little as $65, for all five Marshall home games are on sale now and can be purchased by calling the Marshall athletic ticket office at 1-800-THE-HERD.