(WVVA)- Alabama running backs coach Charles Huff will lead the Marshall Thundering Herd on the gridiron next season.
Marshall University made the official announcement on Sunday evening. Marshall President Jerome A. Gilbert said in a statement, “This is an exciting day for Marshall University football and I can’t wait for Coach Huff to get here. He is going to energize the Herd fanbase and I know folks are going to love him and his style of football."
Huff has spent time coaching with Penn State University, Western Michigan University, Vanderbilt University, Hampton University, University of Maryland, Tennessee State University, and the Buffalo Bills. Huff will replace former head coach Doc Holliday after having spent 11 seasons with the Herd.