Marshall University

Location: Huntington, WV
Founded: 1837
Primary Athletic Conference: Conference USA
Nickname: Thundering Herd
Colors: Green, Brown
Mascot Name: Marco
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Famous Alumni: Mike D'Antoni (Basketball Coach) Chad Pennington (NFL) Randy Moss (NFL) Billy Crystal (Actor) Troy Brown (NFL)
Fun Fact: Named after John Marshall, Chief Justice of the United States, the university was established in 1837. It became a university in 1961.