2006 Marshall Thundering Herd football team

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2006 Marshall Thundering Herd football
Marshall University Bar M logo.svg
Conference Conference USA East
2006 record 5–7 (4–4 C-USA)
Head coach Mark Snyder
Home stadium Joan C. Edwards Stadium
(Capacity: 38,019)
Seasons
« 2005 2007 »
2006 Conference USA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
East
Southern Miss x   6 2         9 5  
East Carolina   5 3         7 6  
Marshall   4 4         5 7  
UCF   3 5         4 8  
UAB   2 6         3 9  
Memphis   1 7         2 10  
West
Houston x   7 1         10 4  
Rice   6 2         7 6  
Tulsa   5 3         8 5  
SMU   4 4         6 6  
UTEP   3 5         5 7  
Tulane   2 6         4 8  
Championship: Houston 34, Southern Miss 20
† – Conference champion
x – Division champion/co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2006 Marshall Thundering Herd football team represented Marshall University in National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) college football during the 2006 season. Marshall competed as a member of the East Division of Conference USA, and played their home games at Joan C. Edwards Stadium.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
September 2 3:30 PM at #5 West Virginia* Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, WV (Friends of Coal Bowl) ESPN+ L 10–42   61,077
September 9 4:30 PM Hofstra* Joan C. Edwards StadiumHuntington, WV W 54–31   26,861
September 16 12:30 PM at Kansas State* Bill Snyder Family Football StadiumManhattan, KS FSN L 7–23   46,488
September 23 4:00 PM at #15 Tennessee* Neyland StadiumKnoxville, TN WOWK L 7–33   104,818
October 4 7:30 PM UCF Joan C. Edwards Stadium • Huntington, WV ESPN2 L 22–23   27,572
October 14 3:00 PM at SMU Gerald J. Ford StadiumDallas, TX WOWK L 21–31   14,032
October 21 7:00 PM at UAB Legion FieldBirmingham, AL WOWK W 31–24   12,344
October 28 4:30 PM Memphisdagger Joan C. Edwards Stadium • Huntington, WV WOWK W 41–27   29,204
November 4 7:30 PM Tulane Joan C. Edwards Stadium • Huntington, WV CSTV W 42–21   25,128
November 11 1:00 PM at East Carolina Dowdy–Ficklen StadiumGreenville, NC (Rivalry) WSAZ L 20–33   41,372
November 18 4:30 PM UTEP Joan C. Edwards Stadium • Huntington, WV W 49–21   20,783
November 25 7:30 PM at Southern Miss M. M. Roberts StadiumHattiesburg, MS CSTV L 7–42   28,736
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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