Marshall University Football Team Tragedy (1970)
Contemporary News Accounts of the Marshall University Football Team Tragedy . STILL ARE BURNING FOUR HOURS AFTER THE CRASH OCCURRED. . you have already won your greatest victory by putting the 1971 varsity squad on .

1971 Marshall Thundering Herd Football rosters, game schedules ...
Added David Withers to the 1971 Marshall Thundering Herd Football team roster. . Marshall's first win following November 14, 1970 airplane crash that claimed .

TOP STORY: Community forever changed by 1970 Marshall plane ...
Jan 15, 2009 . The 1970 Marshall plane crash was voted by Herald-Dispatch readers as one . HUNTINGTON — The 1970 Marshall football schedule showed the . many memories of the 1970 and 1971 Marshall University football teams.

"We Are Marshall" And "The Marshall Story" - Hollywood vs Reality ...
Oct 24, 2007 . The movie "We Are Marshall" was created largely from the book "The Marshall Story". . including the 1970 plane crash that killed 75 people, including the football team, . The movie mentions that he resigned after the 1971 season. . mortuaries met to try to schedule funerals so times wouldn't conflict.

Marshall Univ. Crash
The Marshall University Football Team Crash - Yesterday and Today. . at the scheduled time for the charter flight, consisting of the members of the Marshall . The 1971 team, deemed "The Young Herd," only won two games in 1971.

We Are Marshall - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It depicts the aftermath of the 1970 plane crash that killed 37 football players on the Marshall University Thundering Herd football team as well as five . 1971 quarterback Dave Walsh can be seen in the movie as an assistant for Xavier.