Marshall Thundering Herd Football Trivia

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Marshall Thundering Herd Football Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Randy Moss left Marshall having tied an NCAA record with 28 what?
    • A. 

      Personal Fouls

    • B. 

      Interceptions

    • C. 

      Touchdowns

    • D. 

      Tackles

  • 2. 
    In which seasons did Marshall post identical 11-2 records and trips to the GMAC Bowl?
    • A. 

      1911 And 1933

    • B. 

      1999 And 1956

    • C. 

      2001 And 2002

    • D. 

      1894 And 1898

  • 3. 
    What was the nickname of Marshall football's Frank Gatski?
    • A. 

      Gunner

    • B. 

      Big Gat

    • C. 

      The G-Man

    • D. 

      Slim

  • 4. 
    Who took over as Marshall's head football coach in March 1971?
    • A. 

      Jack Lengyel

    • B. 

      George Chaump

    • C. 

      Ralph A. Williams

    • D. 

      James Field

  • 5. 
    What 1972 campus monument was erected in honor of the 1970 Marshall football team?
    • A. 

      A Headstone

    • B. 

      A Fountain

    • C. 

      An Obelisk

    • D. 

      A Statue

  • 6. 
    For the Marshall football program, 1984 marked the first winning season in how many years?
    • A. 

      11

    • B. 

      15

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      20

  • 7. 
    For how many seasons did Randy Moss play football at Marshall?
    • A. 

      Two

    • B. 

      One

    • C. 

      Three

    • D. 

      Four

  • 8. 
    How many games did the 1971 Marshall football team win?
    • A. 

      Eight

    • B. 

      Two

    • C. 

      Five

    • D. 

      Nine

  • 9. 
    What Marshall-themed exhibit opened in the College Football Hall of Fame in 2006?
    • A. 

      We Are Marshall

    • B. 

      Marshall U

    • C. 

      Thundering Herd

    • D. 

      Go Marshall

  • 10. 
    To what conference did Marshall move prior to the 2005 season?
    • A. 

      Big East

    • B. 

      ACC

    • C. 

      Big 12

    • D. 

      Conference USA

  • 11. 
    Which Marshall quarterback set a school record with 37 completions in a single 2001 game?
    • A. 

      Chris Hawkins

    • B. 

      Stan Hill

    • C. 

      Byron Leftwich

    • D. 

      Chad Pennington

  • 12. 
    Which former Marshall running back succeeded Jim Donan as the team's head coach?
    • A. 

      Ed Zaunbrecher

    • B. 

      Bobby Pruett

    • C. 

      Stan Parrish

    • D. 

      John Maulbetsch

  • 13. 
    What animal was adopted as official Marshall mascot on January 2, 1965?
    • A. 

      Buffalo

    • B. 

      Rhino

    • C. 

      Bison

    • D. 

      Elephant

  • 14. 
    What Marshall junior was drafted by the New York Giants after leading C-USA in rushing in 2006?
    • A. 

      Earl Charles

    • B. 

      Paco Jones

    • C. 

      Ahmad Bradshaw

    • D. 

      Chubb Small

  • 15. 
    What Marshall sophomore led all C-USA underclassmen with 997 yards rushing in 2005?
    • A. 

      Earl Charles

    • B. 

      Darius Marshall

    • C. 

      Chubb Small

    • D. 

      Ahmad Bradshaw

  • 16. 
    True freshman Ahmad Bradshaw played what position for Marshall in the 2004 football season?
    • A. 

      Linebacker

    • B. 

      Quarterback

    • C. 

      Running Back

    • D. 

      Free Safety

  • 17. 
    What Marshall 2002 senior set MAC career passing records with 11,903 yards and 89 TDs?
    • A. 

      Stan Hill

    • B. 

      Jimmy Skinner

    • C. 

      Bernard Morris

    • D. 

      Byron Leftwich

  • 18. 
    The New York Jets selected what Marshall QB with the third overall pick in the 2000 NFL Draft?
    • A. 

      Byron Leftwich

    • B. 

      Todd Donnan

    • C. 

      Chad Pennington

    • D. 

      Bernard Morris

  • 19. 
    What led to Marshall's 1960 conference expulsion?
    • A. 

      Coaching Vacancy

    • B. 

      Discipline Problems

    • C. 

      Academic Violations

    • D. 

      Recruiting Violations

  • 20. 
    Head coach Bobby Pruett led Marshall to how many Mid-American Conference titles?
    • A. 

      One

    • B. 

      Five

    • C. 

      Three

    • D. 

      Six

  • 21. 
    In his first start, which Marshall player threw 25 of 39 passes for 292 yards and four touchdowns?
    • A. 

      Stan Hill

    • B. 

      Ralph A. Williams

    • C. 

      Chad Pennington

    • D. 

      Jack Lengyel

  • 22. 
    Which annual game pits Marshall against an in-state rival?
    • A. 

      Golden Bowl

    • B. 

      Appleseed Bowl

    • C. 

      Friends Of The Coal Bowl

    • D. 

      Miner Bowl

  • 23. 
    Head coach Bobby Pruett led Marshall to how many Mid-American Conference titles?
    • A. 

      Two

    • B. 

      Four

    • C. 

      Nine

    • D. 

      Five

  • 24. 
    Which type of injury ended Marshall quarterback Byron Leftwich's 34-start streak?
    • A. 

      Broken Elbow

    • B. 

      Broken Shin

    • C. 

      Pulled Groin

    • D. 

      Scratched Cornea

  • 25. 
    Which annual Marshall football event benefits the Big Green Scholarship Foundation?
    • A. 

      Herd Night Out

    • B. 

      Paint The Capital City Green

    • C. 

      Thunder Eve

    • D. 

      Run With The Herd

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