The History Of The Moonshine Throwdown

The fastest-rising rivalry in C-USA takes place Saturday night in the 2018 edition of the Moonshine Throwdown between the Marshall Thundering Herd and the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers. Despite being a newer rivalry, the Moonshine Throwdown has developed into arguably the most intense and action-packed rivalry in C-USA.  It has even trickled over into men's basketball … Continue reading The History Of The Moonshine Throwdown

Marshall Holds Off Western Kentucky on Emotional Night in Huntington

On a night with high emotions in Huntington, West Virginia, the Marshall Thundering Herd came through in the end with a 30-23 win over the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers in the 2017-edition of the Moonshine Throwdown in front of 19,516 fans at Joan C. Edwards Stadium. Marshall (7-3, 4-2) successfully honored the 75 lost in the … Continue reading Marshall Holds Off Western Kentucky on Emotional Night in Huntington

Moonshine Throwdown 2017 Edition Preview

The fastest-rising rivalry in C-USA will come to a head Saturday night when the Marshall Thundering Herd hosts the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers in the 2017-edition of the Moonshine Throwdown. Both teams come into this showdown with back-to-back losses, however, and in need of a win. The Herd sits at 6-3 overall and 3-2 in C-USA … Continue reading Moonshine Throwdown 2017 Edition Preview

Marshall at Middle Tennessee + Western Kentucky at Old Dominion Preview

The 2017-edition of the Moonshine Throwdown is less than a month away and both the Marshall Thundering Herd and the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers are preparing for key road games this week in their hopes of staying in the C-USA East Division Championship hunt. The Herd is set to battle the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders Friday … Continue reading Marshall at Middle Tennessee + Western Kentucky at Old Dominion Preview