With yesterday's loss at ECU, Marshall secured the nine seed in next weeks Conference USA men's basketball tournament. The Thundering Herd faces a first round game against eight seed Tulane on Wednesday at 9:30pm ET in Tulsa's BOK Center. Marshall lost its only meeting against the Green Wave, 91-75 in New Orleans earlier this season. If the Thundering Herd can defeat Tulane, number one seed Memphis awaits in the quarterfinals.
All first round games will be broadcast on C-USA's Digital Network (Herd All-Access). The quarterfinals and semi-finals will be shown on the CBS Sports Network with the Championship game shown Saturday on CBS.