Marshall officially announces move to the Sun Belt Conference

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HUNTINGTON, WV (WOWK)—Marshall University’s athletics department announced that it would leave Conference USA for the Sun Belt Conference.

“Let’s have some fun!” Marshall tweeted, signed with a sunshine emoji.

The decision comes a day after the university announced that Brad Smith would take over as president starting in 2022.

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