After winning the Conference USA softball championship this weekend Marshall University is headed to the Lexington Kentucky region for the NCAA Tournament.
In Lexington the Thundering Herd will be paired with the University of Kentucky, Notre Dame, and Virginia Tech. In the double elimination bracket Marshall's first game is against the Wildcats at 7:30 PM Friday evening. The Herd and Kentucky met earlier this season, a 4-3 UK win at home. Friday's game will be broadcast live and free online at ESPN3.com.