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47 Years Ago Today ...... Marshall Team Plane Crashes

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On this date in 1970, the team plane for the Marshall University Football team crashed, killing all on board. All but 3 members of the team (who for various reasons, did not make the trip) perished in the crash. 

In addition to the 37 players who died on that plane, 8 coaches (including the school's athletic director), 25 boosters, and 5 crew members were all killed.

 

This article is from 14 years ago (2003.)

 

Marshall Football: From Tragedy to Triumph

(By Lou Sahadi)

https://www.espn.com/classic/s/Classic_Marshall.html

 

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