Marshall's football team is picked to finish fourth in their division in Conference USA. The league's coaches announced their preseason picks and have chosen Houston to win the West and Southern Miss to win the East.
Marshall is picked behind Souhern Miss, East Carolina, and UCF in the East Division.
Herd Center Dioug Legursky and Defensive End Albert McClellan have been chosen all Conference USA. McClellan, who was the CUSA Defensive player of the year in the league last year, has been picked to win that honor again.