Questions On Marshall Thundering Herd Football

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  • 1. 
    What team did Marshall defeat in the 2002 GMAC Bowl for its fifth straight bowl win?
    • A. 

      BYU Cougars

    • B. 

      Western Michigan Broncos

    • C. 

      Michigan State Spartans

    • D. 

      Louisville Cardinals

  • 2. 
    Byron Leftwich passed for how many yards in the first half when Marshall beat Buffalo 66-21 in 2002?
    • A. 

      514

    • B. 

      246

    • C. 

      329

    • D. 

      447

  • 3. 
    What Marshall player did not have at least 993 yards in receptions in 2002?
    • A. 

      Denero Marriott

    • B. 

      Randy Moss

    • C. 

      Josh Davis

    • D. 

      Darius Watts

  • 4. 
    Who beat Marshall 47-21 in 2002 to knock the Herd out of college football's top 20 rankings?
    • A. 

      New Mexico Lobos

    • B. 

      Virginia Tech Hokies

    • C. 

      Houston Cougars

    • D. 

      Duke Blue Devils

  • 5. 
    In passing for 4,224 yards in 2001, Byron Leftwich threw for a Marshall record of how many TDs?
    • A. 

      51

    • B. 

      34

    • C. 

      25

    • D. 

      40

  • 6. 
    Marshall played what #1 team in 2001 and was overpowered 49-14?
    • A. 

      Pittsburgh Panthers

    • B. 

      Florida Gators

    • C. 

      USC Trojans

    • D. 

      West Virginia Mountaineers

  • 7. 
    Byron Leftwich passed for how many yards when Marshall beat East Carolina in the 2001 GMAC Bowl?
    • A. 

      652

    • B. 

      567

    • C. 

      435

    • D. 

      377

  • 8. 
    Who did Marshall beat 19-14 for the 2000 MAC Title after losing to them earlier in the season?
    • A. 

      Toledo Rockets

    • B. 

      Louisville Cardinals

    • C. 

      SMU Broncos

    • D. 

      Western Michigan Broncos

  • 9. 
    Marshall had a national-best win streak of how many games ended by Michigan State in 2000?
    • A. 

      30

    • B. 

      24

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      17

  • 10. 
    Who penned Marshall's official fight song, "Sons of Marshall", in 1936?
    • A. 

      Billy Lyon

    • B. 

      Ralph A. Williams

    • C. 

      Larry McCloud

    • D. 

      B.J. Cohen

  • 11. 
    How many wins did Bobby Pruett lead the Marshall Thundering Herd to as head coach?
    • A. 

      11

    • B. 

      62

    • C. 

      101

    • D. 

      94

  • 12. 
    What was the nickname of the pre-1900 Marshall football team?
    • A. 

      The Spiders

    • B. 

      The Buffalo

    • C. 

      The Indians

    • D. 

      The Chieftans

  • 13. 
    Which Marshall quarterback set a school single-game record with 496 passing yards in 1991?
    • A. 

      Mike Sellars

    • B. 

      Randall Fields

    • C. 

      Walter Payton

    • D. 

      Michael Payton

  • 14. 
    Marshall's football program won its first what in 1998?
    • A. 

      Bowl Game

    • B. 

      SEC Title

    • C. 

      NCAA Title

    • D. 

      Road Game

  • 15. 
    Which band accompanies Marshall's Thundering Herd?
    • A. 

      Thundering Band

    • B. 

      Musical Herd

    • C. 

      Marching Thunder

    • D. 

      Music Makers

  • 16. 
    What athletic conference expelled Marshall University in 1969?
    • A. 

      Big Sky

    • B. 

      Big Ten

    • C. 

      ACC

    • D. 

      Mid-Atlantic

  • 17. 
    What was the record of the 1984 Marshall Thundering Herd?
    • A. 

      42160

    • B. 

      42249

    • C. 

      42219

    • D. 

      0-11

  • 18. 
    What did the Marshall football program go "One for" in 2001?
    • A. 

      The Thumb

    • B. 

      The Herd

    • C. 

      The Gipper

    • D. 

      The Green Machine

  • 19. 
    Between 1997 and 1999, Marshall made three appearances in what bowl?
    • A. 

      Fiesta Bowl

    • B. 

      Motor City Bowl

    • C. 

      Rose Bowl

    • D. 

      Peach Bowl

  • 20. 
    With what record was Marshall the winningest NCAA football program of the 1990's?
    • A. 

      334-76

    • B. 

      114-25

    • C. 

      64-61

    • D. 

      64-21

  • 21. 
    In which year did Marshall make it to the NCAA 1-AA playoffs?
    • A. 

      1992

    • B. 

      1978

    • C. 

      1963

    • D. 

      1987

  • 22. 
    Which team signed a contract to be the opening game for Marshall's 2009 season?
    • A. 

      Virginia Tech

    • B. 

      Maryland

    • C. 

      Tennessee

    • D. 

      West Virginia

  • 23. 
    What happened to Marshall's football stadium in 1962?
    • A. 

      It Was Renovated

    • B. 

      It Was Condemned

    • C. 

      It Was Dedicated

    • D. 

      It Was Moved

  • 24. 
    Who led Marshall to their 1987 and 1988 Southern Conference football playoffs?
    • A. 

      Michale Sellars

    • B. 

      Ralph A. Williams

    • C. 

      George Chaump

    • D. 

      Jack Lengyel

  • 25. 
    What is the nickname for fans of Marshall football?
    • A. 

      Buffalo Crew

    • B. 

      The Stampede

    • C. 

      Green Machine

    • D. 

      Herd Nation

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