HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WCHS/WVAH) — Marshall and Notre Dame have signed a deal to play a football game in 2022.
MU Athletic Director Mike Hamrick made the announcement in a tweet.
Hamrick said the Thundering Herd football team and the school’s great fan base will be traveling to South Bend, Ind., to play a game against the Fighting Irish.
This past football season Marshall finished 9-4, capping it off with a 38-20 win over South Florida in the Bad Boy Mowers Gasparilla Bowl in Tampa, Fla.
Meanwhile, Notre Dame had a sterling season last year with a 12-1 record, but the Irish lost a chance to make it to the national title game after being defeated 30-3 by Clemson.