Marshall Rumors & News

  • Marshall assistant coach Chris Duhon suspended following arrest

    Sporting News - NCAAB "Marshall has suspended assistant coach Chris Duhon for a "violation of department rules and policies" following his arrest on aggravated DUI charges early Monday, The Herald-Dispatch reported. According to the report, the former Duke standout and NBA player was detained at the Western Regional..." November 30

  • NCAA approves TyQuane Goard's transfer to West Virginia

    The Score "Dismissed Marshall forward TyQuane Goard has been added to the West Virginia men's basketball team roster after having his transfer waiver approved by the NCAA, the Mountaineers announced Friday. The 6-foot-7, 210-pound senior is a graduate transfer and will be eligible to play for his new team..." July 25

  • Marshall adds foreign big man to 2015 recruiting haul

    College Basketball Talk "Marshall and head coach Dan D’Antoni continue to go the international route with recruiting as the school announced the signing of 6-foot-9 Ajdin Penava to join the 2015 class. A native of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Penava most recently played for the Turkish Airlines Euroleague’s U18 Spars..." July 20

  • Transfer Smith picks Wolf Pack over Alabama, USC, others

    Reno Gazette-Journal "The Wolf Pack basketball team and coach Eric Musselman won another recruiting battle with a Power 5 team. Shawn Smith, a transfer from Marshall who can play immediately, committed to the Wolf Pack on Tuesday morning, turning down offers from Alabama, Saint Mary's and Southern Cal. Smith, a..." May 12

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08

  • Marshall dismisses Chris Thomas

    The Herald-Dispatch "Marshall University guard Chris Thomas was dismissed from the Thundering Herd men’s basketball program, a Tuesday news release from the school said. No reason was given for the dismissal." June 10

  • Marshall transfer Kareem Canty reportedly flips back to Auburn

    Alabama "Kareem Canty has changed his mind again. The former Marshall point guard, who originally visited Auburn in April, committed on April 19 and then committed to South Florida later this month, told ESPN's Jeff Goodman he now plans to follow through with Auburn. Canty, who averaged 16.3 points..." June 04

  • Marshall transfer Canty commits to USF

    Tampa Bay Times "With the long-term future of USF PG Anthony Collins unclear, the Bulls snagged some heralded backcourt insurance Sunday with the commitment of Marshall transfer Kareem Canty. Canty's commitment was widely reported Sunday afternoon. Shortly thereafter, Canty tweeted: Usf !!!!! Barring the..." May 13

  • Marshall to hire Dan D'Antoni as its next men's basketball coach

    CBS Sports "Marshall athletic director Mike Hamrick announced early Thursday that his school's search for a new men's basketball coach is complete, and a source confirmed to that Dan D'Antoni will fill the position. D'Antoni is the brother of Lakers coach Mike D'Antoni. The development was..." April 24

  • D’Antoni courtship over, Marshall search changes course

    Charleston Dailymail "Mike Hamrick put the full-court press on Mike D’Antoni. The ultimate press breaker: A multi-year, multi-million dollar contract. Hamrick, who is in his sixth year as Marshall’s athletic director, courted D’Antoni, the Los Angeles Lakers head coach, from the moment Tom Herrion resigned as..." April 23

  • Kareem Canty will also visit USF

    ESPN "Marshall transfer Kareem Canty, hours after giving coach Bruce Pearl and Auburn a verbal commitment, has decided to visit South Florida before making a decision. "After speaking with my family, I need to really consider where I'm going to spend the next three years," Canty told on..." April 20

  • Marshall's Kareem Canty finally gets release, will transfer

    CBS Sports "It's been expected for a couple weeks that Marshall point guard Kareem Canty was going to wind up on the transfer list. He made his intentions clear on social media a couple weeks ago, but the Thundering Herd had still not given Canty his release. On Friday, it finally came -- and now Canty is..." April 11

  • Source on Mike D'Antoni to Marshall: 'There is mutual interest'

    CBS Sports "Marshall has reached out to Los Angeles Lakers head coach Mike D'Antoni about its head coaching vacancy, a source close to D'Antoni confirmed to on Thursday night. first reported the interest from Marshall. But D'Antoni is interested, too, a source said. "I would..." March 28

  • Marshall inquires with Mike D'Antoni

    ESPN "Marshall University has reached out to Los Angeles Lakers coach Mike D'Antoni to gauge his interest in coaching his alma mater, according to sources close to the process. Sources told that the Thundering Herd have pursued D'Antoni before and made this latest inquiry -- which coincides..." March 27

  • Tulane pulls more weekend heroics to beat Marshall on Jay Hook's 3-pointer, 68-65

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "Win number 150 on Friday night for Tulane coach Ed Conroy had its own dramatic finish, and his 151st career victory Sunday was no different thanks to the same player with less than two seconds left - junior guard Jay Hook. Two days after Hook sank the winning free throw to beat Charlotte, he..." February 11