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Saturday, October 18, 2008

Marshall-UAB pre-game scene

Conditions are ideal and Legion Field predictably is nearly empty about 10 minutes from Marshall-UAB kickoff. Not much pre-game news beyond Chubb Small starting at tailback and Chad Schofield replacing Josh Evans at left guard.

Tuesday, October 14, 2008

Schofield to start

Chad Schofield tentatively will start at left guard in place of Josh Evans Saturday at UAB, according to Marshall football coach Mark Snyder at his weekly press conference. Right guard Jimmy Rogers and right tackle Daniel Baldridge also are expected to earn extended playing time.

Friday, October 03, 2008

Edwards Stadium snowed out

Friday night’s scene appears promising for a true ‘White-Out’ for Marshall-Cincinnati. Edwards Stadium’s East Side student section is all-white and tailgaters in the West Lot were snowed out. I questioned a foursome wearing off colors and they assured me that it merely was tailgating gear; they were all pulling on white for the game. For those who can’t be here or folk who can access this blog via your crazy cell phones, let’s hear final thoughts pre-game.