Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia on August 24, 1975 · Page 76
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August 24, 1975

Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia · Page 76

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--August 24,1975 »·! Virgin* * tTJ \*mt* »\^M Marshall Opening Foe For Three Opponents '· GREG KOKAL Kent QB Ellwood No. 20 ; Frank Ellwood is Marshall University's 20th football coach. The Thundering Herd's winningest coach was Cam Henderson (1935-49). who won 68 games. For openers. Marshall University's football team has 10 rank as one of the favorites anyplace in the Midwest. Most teams have one opening game. .. but this season the Thundering Herd will have three. It all starts at the relatively early date of Sept. 6 when Marshall begins its season at the University of Akron. Then the Herd has two more openers... The following week (Sept. 13) Marshall helps Miami of Ohio open its campaign with an afternoon game at Oxford. .. then on Sept. 20. Morehead State begins its season with MU's first home game. What it all amounts to is that Miami and Morehead will have a chance to look at Marshall before playing the Herd. "I've never been through anything like it in my coaching career." said Coach Frank Ellwood. "Of course, there's a couple of ways to look at opening the season for three teams. One is that the opposition will have a chance to scout you. The other is that we'll have a game or two under our belt while Miami or Morehead won't have played a game. "I think the schedule overall is going to be fairly representative and fairly difficult. With some of the additions we've made, it's going to be an interesting one for our fans to watch." Four new teams are on the slate: Villanova. Central Michigan. Illinois State and McNeese State (of Louisiana). Three night games at Fairfield Stadium are scheduled with Morehead State, Illinois State and McNeese, plus there's the season-opening night game at Akron. Special dates include the Ml) homecoming on Oct. 25 against Western Michigan, and "Band Night" for the Sept. 27 Illinois State contest. A game-by-game look at the Marshall schedule: AKRON ScfLlatAkrM 1974: « (toft to MU, 17-7) Retmuc Starters: II offeise. ( de- feue Bring the home team over for dinner. KV-9200 Sony Trinitron 9" screen measured diagonally With a lightweight Trinitron color transportable, you can watch what you like, where you see fit. And, you'll love what you see, because you're looking a t ' the renowned Trinitron Color System. It produces a- color picture of such clarity and brilliance that every show comes out a winner. Come in today. And bring a little color into your life. Features · Trinitron Color System (one gun/one lens) · 100% solid state · Econoquick power-saving system · Weighs only 20 Ibs. · Glare-free screen (w/optional Sundowner) · No set up adjustment · Sleek charcoal cabinet w/brushed chrome tri m · Earphone i ncl uded. CF-420 CASSETTE-CORDER FM-AM-PSB RADIO FEATURES -- FM-AM-PSB tuning section for music, news and Public Service Band information · Dial light button, AFC and PSB squelch control · Built-in electret condenser microphone · Sonymatic system maintains an optimum recording level · All-mode shut-off mechanism for record and play, with timer function for bedtime radio listening · Record level/battery meter · Variable level recording monitor · Cue and review functions · 3-digit tape counter · 4-way power supply : 27 retm, 15 OUTLOOK: Marshall fans will remember the Zips as the Herd's only victim last season, but with 10 offensive starters returning things might not be as easy as before. Heading the list of offensive returnees are Little-All-America candidates Paul Doraudo (6-1.250 at guard and Tom Wilhelm (6-2.210) at fullback. Defense is the main concern with the graduation of four of five down linemen. Akron will play five Division 1 opponents this fall, but Coach Jim Dennison believes his club is equal to the task with the large group of j See MARSHALL; Page I»F. O»L i 1M4115 4 H,. L V V E TIRE CO. ·stMSt.si.ckiLi2S.na uw« nan 1000QUARRIERST. PHONE 346-9657 sale OUR REG. 4.97 GIRLS'SADDLE OXFORDS Pic-Way goes to school in style! Classic saddle oxford features 4 eyelet tie and sport crepe sole. Beige and blue or-brown and white in girls sizes 8y 2 -3. TEENS'T-STRAP SANDALS OUR REG. 10.97 3 band T-strap on popcorn cork bottom. Brazilian tan in teen sizes 5-10. Unisex Toe Socks in the brightest fun colors! sale OUR REG. 5.97 NBA JRS OR MAJOR LEAGUE SNEAKERS Sturdy sneakers decorated with NBA or major league emblems. Sizes: youths 11-2; boys 2 1 /2-6. OUR REG. 5.97 HANDBAG Our zip-top bag has 2 handy pockets, adjustable strap. Tan or black. sale 14 OUR REG. 19.97 MEN'S BANANA BOOT Our sturdy boot in supple leather rests on a thick platform sole. New banana color in mens sizes 7-12. OUR REG. 5.97 BOYS'DRESS OXFORDS Handsome dress shoe has 4 eyelet tie and easy-care uppers Multi-tone in boys sizes 8 1 /2-3. Prices effective thru August 27,1975 OPEN 9 to 9 DAILY KANAWHA CITY 4215 MacCerfclt AY«. S.I. SUNDAY 1 to 6 {guaranteed savings* 'shoe stores WEST SO. WASHOTON CHARLESTON 1546 Washington St. W. 4710 MacCorkk Ay«. S.W. '7

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