HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — C.J. Burks scored 28 points as Marshall romped past Green Bay 90-70 on Thursday night for the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament championship.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Jon Elmore scored 23 of his 28 points in the first half and Marshall held on to beat Hampton 80-78 in the semifinals of the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament on...
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — C.J. Burks had 20 points as Marshall topped Presbyterian 83-66 in the quarterfinals of the CIT on Tuesday night.
Jon Elmore, the all-time leading scorer in program...
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — C.J. Burks had 25 points as Marshall narrowly beat IUPUI 78-73 in the first round of the CIT on Tuesday night. Jon Elmore added 22 points for the Thundering...
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Tyree Griffin had a season-high 23 points as Southern Miss topped Marshall 82-73 in the Conference USA Tournament quarterfinals on Thursday night. LaDavius Draine added 20...
No. 6 seed Marshall (19-13, 12-7) vs. No. 3 seed Southern Miss (19-11, 11-7)
Conference USA Conference Tourney Quarterfinals, Ford Center at The Star, Frisco, Texas; Thursday, 9 p.m....
No. 11 seed Rice (13-18, 8-10) vs. No. 6 seed Marshall (18-13, 11-7)
Conference USA Conference Tourney First Round, Ford Center at The Star, Frisco, Texas; Wednesday, 9 p.m. EDT
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Jon Elmore had 16 points and 10 rebounds and Marshall rallied from 17 points down in the first half to beat Florida Atlantic 76-61 on Saturday.
Florida Atlantic (17-13, 8-9) vs. Marshall (17-13, 10-7)
Henderson Center, Huntington, West Virginia; Saturday, 12 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Marshall looks for its seventh straight win in...
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — C.J. Burks had 21 points as Marshall beat Florida International 94-78 on Wednesday night.
Taevion Kinsey had 18 points for Marshall (17-13, 10-7 Conference USA),...
Florida International (18-11, 9-7) vs. Marshall (16-13, 9-7)
Henderson Center, Huntington, West Virginia; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Marshall looks for its sixth straight win...
DENTON, Texas (AP) — C.J. Burks scored 21 points as Marshall beat North Texas 85-82 on Sunday.
Jon Elmore added 20 points for the Thundering Herd. Elmore also had six rebounds for the...
Marshall (15-13, 8-7) vs. North Texas (20-9, 8-8)
The Super Pit, Denton, Texas; Sunday, 4 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Marshall looks to extend North Texas's conference losing streak to six...
RUSTON, La. (AP) — Jon Elmore had 34 points as Marshall topped Louisiana Tech 90-79 on Thursday night.
Jarrod West had 15 points for Marshall (15-13, 8-7 Conference USA), which ended its...
Marshall (14-13, 7-7) vs. Louisiana Tech (18-10, 8-7)
Thomas Assembly Center, Ruston, Louisiana; Thursday, 7:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Marshall seeks revenge on Louisiana Tech after...
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — C.J. Burks had 20 points as Marshall narrowly beat Middle Tennessee 98-93 on Saturday.
Jon Elmore had 19 points for Marshall (14-13, 7-7 Conference USA), which broke its four-game losing streak. Rondale Watson added 17 points. Jannson Williams had 16 points and three blocks for the hosts.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Makhtar Gueye recorded 19 points and 11 rebounds as UAB beat Marshall 77-68 on Thursday night. Lewis Sullivan added 16 points and 10 rebounds for the Blazers.
Zack Bryant had 14 points and six assists for UAB (15-11, 7-6 Conference USA), which ended its four-game losing streak. Jalen Perry added 10 points.
HOUSTON (AP) — Chris Mullins had 12 points to lead five Rice players in double figures as the Owls narrowly defeated Marshall 74-69 on Saturday night.
Trey Murphy III and Jack Williams added 11 points apiece for the Owls. Robert Martin and Quentin Millora-Brown chipped in 10 points each. Williams also had eight rebounds for the Owls, while Martin posted seven rebounds.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Keaton Wallace scored a career-high 45 points, Jhivvan Jackson added 30 and each knocked down contested 3-pointers in overtime as UTSA rallied from 18 points behind to defeat Marshall 116-106 Saturday night, clawing past the Thundering Herd into a three-way share of first place in Conference USA.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Jon Elmore made almost half of Marshall's field goals as he totaled a career-high 44 points to help the Thundering Herd get past UTEP 91-86 on Thursday night and halt a three-game skid.
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Josh Anderson scored 25 points with five steals, Charles Bassey had 17 points and a season-high 17 rebounds for his eighth double-double of his freshman season and Western Kentucky handed Marshall its first conference loss of the season, 68-59 on Monday night.
Western Kentucky (10-9, 3-3 Conference USA), which lost three straight conference games by a total of five points in early January, snapped Marshall's 30-game winning streak when leading at halftime.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — C.J. Burks matched his season high, scoring 30 points and Marshall held on to edge Florida International 105-97 on Saturday night.
Burks was 11 of 15 from the field including four from distance for the Thundering Herd (12-6, 5-0 Atlantic 10). Jon Elmore added 29 points and six assists. Taevion Kinsey had 20 points and nine rebounds. Rondale Watson had 13 points and five rebounds, and Jarrod West had 12 points and six rebounds.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — C.J. Burks matched a season high with 30 points, Jon Elmore added 29 points and Marshall beat Florida Atlantic 96-84 on Thursday night to remain undefeated in Conference USA play.
Burks was 8 of 14 from the floor and made all 12 of his free throws. Elmore was 8-of-17 shooting and 9 of 13 at the free-throw line. The duo combined for six 3-pointers, nine rebounds, 13 assists, and six steals. Jannson Williams chipped in with 11 points for Marshall (11-6, 4-0).
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Taevion Kinsey scored a career-high 23 points, freshman Jannson Williams blocked five shots and scored 12, including the winning 3-pointer with 21 seconds left, and Marshall rallied to beat Western Kentucky 70-69 on Saturday night to win its third straight.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Jon Elmore tied his season high with seven 3-pointers and finished with 27 points to lead Marshall to a 76-64 win over Morehead State on Monday night.
Jannson Williams had 14 points and eight rebounds and C.J. Burks added 10 points, six rebounds, four assists and two steals for Marshall. The Thundering Herd (6-4) snapped a three-game skid, helped by 11 blocked shots.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Marreon Jackson scored with 3 seconds left in overtime and Toledo, which blew a 20-point second-half lead, defeated Marshall 75-74 on Saturday.
Toledo (9-1), winner of seven straight, was led by Jaelan Sanford's 20 points. Jackson scored 13 and Willie Jackson added 12 points and nine rebounds.
Marshall (5-3) was led by Jon Elmore with 21 points and CJ Burks scored 17. The senior guards average 46.3 percent of the Thundering Herd's scoring.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Jon Elmore scored 26 points and became the third player in Marshall history to reach 2,000 career points as the Thundering Herd stampeded past William & Mary, 84-64 on Wednesday night.
The victory was Marshall's first against the Tribe in three starts and its fourth straight win at home to start the season.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Jon Elmore scored 18 points and Marshall remains undefeated at 4-0 with a 95-71 victory over North Carolina A&T on Monday night.
It was the 75th consecutive game in double-figure scoring for Elmore. The senior guard now sits just 20 points shy of his 2,000th career point.
C.J. Burks had 15 points, and Jannson Williams and Iran Bennett added 11 points apiece for Marshall. Darius George chipped in 13 points off the bench.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Jon Elmore scored 24 points on seven 3-pointers and Marshall beat Mt. St. Mary's 98-75 on Wednesday night.
Elmore also had four rebounds and eight assists for the Thundering Herd (3-0). C.J. Burks added 16 points, Jarrod West had 14 points with three rebounds, three assists and four steals and Jannson Williams had 10 points and five rebounds.
Marshall had 12 team steals contributing to 24 Mt. St. Mary's turnovers.
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Marshall guard Jon Elmore and two of his teammates have declared for the NBA draft.
Marshall announced that Elmore, guard C.J. Burks and forward Ajdin Penava are entering the June 21 draft but will not hire agents. That means they have until June 11 to withdraw their names and return to Marshall for their senior seasons.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Marshall Thundering Herd celebrated like never before.
For the first time in six tries during 62 years, the Thundering Herd won an NCAA Tournament game.
Jon Elmore scored 27 points and Jarrod West hit a huge 3-pointer with three minutes left to help No. 13 seed Marshall topple fourth-seeded Wichita State 81-75 in the East Region.
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — The long wait is over for Marshall after all those long shots by Jon Elmore.
Elmore scored 20 of his 27 points after halftime, with a Conference USA championship game-record seven 3-pointers, and the Thundering Herd are going to their first NCAA Tournament since 1987 after a 67-66 win over Western Kentucky on Saturday night.
"We earned it. We fought all year long," said Elmore, with a cut-down net draped over his shoulder.
FRISCO, Texas (AP) — C.J. Burks scored 29 points, Ajdin Penava posted a double-double and No. 4 seed Marshall beat fifth-seeded UT San Antonio 95-81 in a Conference USA Conference quarterfinal game Thursday night.
Marshall (22-10) advances to play No. 9 seed Southern Mississippi in a semifinal contest Friday night. The Golden Eagles upset top-seeded Middle Tennessee 71-68 in overtime Thursday.