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Marshall University's Pittman named to conference watch list

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Conference USA tabbed Marshall's Elijah Pittman to the conference watch list.  According to a university press release, the senior forward was named one of sixteen conference players to watch by the coaches for the 2013-2014 season. 

Pittman also received other recognition earlier in the week. Collegesportsmadness.com put him on their conference preseason first team.

Last season, Pittman was Marshall's leading scorer averaging 16.1 points per game. He is also the top returning scorer in conference this season. 

The Green/White Scrimmage is set for Oct. 17. Doors will open at 4:30 for the women's game at 5:30 p.m.  The men's team takes the court at 7 p.m.