Marshall announces football recruiting class on National Signing Day

The Marshall University football team Wednesday announced its newest crop of players who will soon take the field at Joan C. Edwards Stadium as Sons of Marshall.

Marshall is coming off a 3-9 season, the lowest win total in coach Doc Holliday's tenure.

Here is the complete list of the program's 2017 class:

(Note: List will be updated throughout the day.)

* Tyre Brady, Wide Receiver, 6-3, 200 pounds, Homestead, Fla., South Dade HS (University of Miami)

* Darian Owens, Wide Receiver, 5-11, 188 pounds, Fresno, Calif., Clovis West HS

* Shurod Thompson, Safety, 6-2, 195 pounds, Antioch, Calif., Pittsburg HS

* Artis Johnson, Safety, 6-1, 210 pounds, Lott, Texas, Reedley Community College

* Armani Levias, Tight End, 6-4, 245 pounds, Pittsburg, Calif., Laney Community College

*Kereon Merrell, Defensive Back, 5-11, 175 pounds, Vienna, Ga., Dodge City Community College

* Donyae Moody, Linebacker, 6-2, 220 pounds, Baltimore, Md., Hartnell Community College

*Marcel Williams, Wide Receiver, 5-10, 170 pounds, Palm Coast, Fla., Ellsworth Community College

*Kyron Taylor, Offensive Lineman, 6-2. 271 pounds, Homestead, Fla., South Dade HS

* Sheldon Evans, Running Back, 5-11. 205 pounds, Roswell, Ga., Roswell HS

* DeCavilon Reese, Running Back, 5-10, 188 pounds, Cleveland, Ohio, Benedictine HS

* Nirion Washington, Defensive Back, 6-1, 170 pounds, Arcadia, Fla., Desoto County HS

* Naquan Reynolds, Wide Receiver, 6-2, 180 pounds, Winter Gardens, Fla., West Orange HS

* Janiero Crankfield, Wide Receiver, 6-0, 170 pounds, Clearwater, Fla., Clearwater Academy International HS

* Isaiah Green, Quarterback, 6-2, 203 pounds, Fairburn, Ga., Langston Hughes HS

* Jamere Edwards, Defensive Lineman, 6-3, 240 pounds, Miami, Carol City HS

* Monterio Hunt, Wide Receiver, 6-1, 176 pounds, Walnut, Ms., Walnut HS

* Darius Hodge, Wide Receiver, 6-2, 248 pounds, Wake Forest, N.C., Wake Forest HS

Rodney Croom, Defensive Lineman, 6-3, 235 pounds, Cincinnati, Ohio, Winton Woods High School.

For bios on each signee, visit the Marshall Athletics website.

A live stream of the Herd's signing day is scheduled to start at 2 p.m. The stream can be watched here and on the Marshall Athletics Facebook page.

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