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Missouri State's Garrison won't stop shooting

ST. LOUIS She proved to be versatile. With her right hand limited because of injury, Missouri State senior guard Casey Garrison resorted to shooting with her left hand in games over the past three weeks and achieved results that surprised her coach, her team and the competition. During a three-game stretch after she sprained her right thumb in practice, the Missouri Valley Conference...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
February 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Weems will alway be a part of Missouri State

ST. LOUIS Kyle Weems will go down as one of the greatest players in Missouri State history. And that's saying something for a guy who's left even more of an imprint off the court. His list of accomplishments are impressive 2011 Missouri Valley Conference Player of the Year and second-leading scorer in Missouri State history to name a few but so is his reputation away...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
March 03, 2012  |  Discuss

AP source: S. Illinois hires ex-Missouri St. coach

A Southern Illinois official says the school has hired former Missouri State coach Barry Hinson to be its new men's basketball coach. The university official told The Associated Press about the hiring on the condition of anonymity so as not to pre-empt the official announcement scheduled for Wednesday afternoon. Hinson was fired by the Bears in 2008 after failing to take Missouri...
Via AP on Fox
March 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Southern Illinois hires ex-Missouri St. coach

ST. LOUIS (AP) A Southern Illinois official says the school has hired former Missouri State coach Barry Hinson to be its new men's basketball coach. The university official told The Associated Press about the hiring on the condition of anonymity so as not to pre-empt the official announcement scheduled for Wednesday afternoon. Hinson was fired by the Bears in 2008 after failing...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
March 28, 2012  |  Discuss

S. Illinois hires Hinson as hoops coach

Southern Illinois has hired former Missouri State coach Barry Hinson as its new men's basketball coach, SIU's athletics director confirmed Wednesday. Athletics Director Mario Moccia confirmed the hiring and welcomed Hinson to Southern Illinois in a Twitter posting Wednesday, hours before a planned news conference to introduce Hinson as the Salukis new head coach. Terms of...
Via AP on Fox
March 28, 2012  |  Discuss

10 SEMO football players investigated for hazing

Ten football players at Southeast Missouri State University may face discipline from the university for allegedly hazing teammates, but they will not face criminal charges, the university said Thursday. The university said in a statement that players wrapped the arms, legs and mouths of some teammates in duct tape, then carried them from the locker room to the field last Friday...
Via AP on Fox
April 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Bank Robber Claims He Did It Because Dreams Of Making Millions In NFL Derailed

Meet Christopher Lamarque Miller. He might have one of the biggest ******** cop-out excuses in bank robbery history. You see, Miller played some college football at Missouri State, not exactly a school pumping out NFL talent. But Miller had dreams. The guy is now 27 and still hasn’t gotten over the fact that the NFL never came calling. How upset? He admittedly went and robbed a...
Via Busted Coverage
May 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Quarterback dismissed for violating team rules

Missouri State quarterback Trevor Wooden, who led the Missouri Valley Football Conference in total offense last season, has been dismissed from the team for violating unspecified team rules. Coach Terry Allen said Thursday that it was a difficult decision made in the best interest of the program. Wooden, of High Springs, Fla., was suspended for the opener against Arkansas last...
Via AP on Fox
May 10, 2012  |  Discuss

MSU's Petree named Collegiate Baseball POY

Courtesy: Missouri State Athletics Communications TUCSON, Ariz. Missouri State sophomore Nick Petree (RHP, Clinton, Mo.) has been named the The Louisville Slugger NCAA Division I National Player of The Year, as released Thursday (May 31) as part of Collegiate Baseball newspaper's annual All-America Team announcement. The 2012 Missouri Valley Conference Pitcher of the Year...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
May 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Special Olympics coach inspired by players

COLUMBIA, Mo. Ed Minor looked toward the floor, his team a lesson in how life is a gift. It was Thursday morning at the Special Olympics Missouri State Games, and the Rainbow Hoops basketball coach shouted instructions from the sideline of Court No. 5 at the MU Student Recreation Complex. "In the middle!" he said as five of his nine-member squad positioned themselves...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
June 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Special Olympics coach inspired by players

COLUMBIA, Mo. Ed Minor looked toward the floor, his team a lesson in how life is a gift. It was Thursday morning at the Special Olympics Missouri State Games, and the Rainbow Hoops basketball coach shouted instructions from the sideline of Court No. 5 at the MU Student Recreation Complex. "In the middle!" he said as five of his nine-member squad positioned themselves...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
June 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Richardson leads UCF past Missouri State 2-1

Ronny Richardson homered and scored the go-ahead run in the eighth inning to lead Central Florida to a 2-1 win over Missouri State in the Coral Gables Regional on Friday. UCF (44-15) will await the winner of the Miami-Stony Brook game. Missouri State (39-21) will face the loser. Nick Petree (10-4), Collegiate Baseball newspaper's Division I national player of the year, took...
Via Fox Sports
June 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Missouri St ends host Miami's season with 12-2 win

Kennen Maddox drove in four runs to lead Missouri State to a 12-2 win over Miami in an elimination game in the Coral Gables Regional on Saturday. Miami finished 36-23 and failed to win a tournament game for the first since since going 0-2 in the 1993 South Regional at Baton Rouge, La. In the two losses this year, the Hurricanes were outscored 22-4. Miami had won 13 straight regional...
Via AP on Fox
June 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Stony Brook storms back, tops Missouri State 10-7

Kevin Courtney doubled twice and drove in three runs in a seven-run seventh for Stony Brook, who eliminated Missouri State with a 10-7 win Sunday and advanced to the championship game of the Coral Gables Regional. No. 4 seed Stony Brook (48-12) will have to beat UCF twice to win their first regional in school history. UCF has also never won a regional. Missouri State (40-22) jumped...
Via AP on Fox
June 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Why Lilian Garcia Was Replaced, Christian Heel Turn?

– WWE returns to the Show Me Center at Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, Missouri on Friday, August 24th. – Matt Striker replaced Lilian Garcia as announcer for this past weekend’s house shows because Garcia had a family situation in South Carolina. She tweeted: “In SC w my dad celebrating the fact that his test results came back negative 4 Cancer. Been...
Via TNA Wrestling News
June 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Missouri State's Johnson ready for big leagues

ST. LOUIS There's something about inspiration, the way it provides hope and direction and gives purpose to wild fantasies. There's something about a chase toward a goal that makes the dreamer believe anything is possible with focus and a little effort. It's something Missouri State junior pitcher Pierce Johnson learned at an early age. Baseball is in his blood. The...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
June 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Louisville – Missouri State Football Game Will Be Televised By WHAS11

The Louisville – Missouri State Football game on Sept. 8 will be televised by WHAS11 and will kick off at 3:30 PM EST. This is the fourth game on the schedule with a TV time announced. It was announced last week Louisville-North Carolina game slated for Sept. 15 is scheduled for a 3:30 p.m. kicff and will be televised regionally on ABC with the rest of the country being able to...
Via The Cardinal Connect
June 14, 2012  |  Discuss

A look at Northwest Missouri’s inspirational story from Division 2

Documentary chronicles 2011 Northwest Missouri State When it comes to Division 2 football, few programs compare to the one at Northwest Missouri State. Multiple national championships and more championship game appearances make for a special football program. Of course, there is always more to the story behind just playing great football on the field, and Northwest Missouri’s somber...
Via No 2 Minute Warning
August 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Missouri State, weather or not

So following three of the most driest months in history, the loyalty of University of Louisville football fans is being tested for the second week in a row by severe weather warnings.U of L fans passed the first test, turning out in record numbers of 55,386 for the opener against Kentucky. No problem getting motivated for that one, especially with all the trash talking by UK players...
Via Louisville Card Game
September 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Missouri State can't get on track in 35-7 loss

After losing to No. 23 Louisville 35-7 on Saturday, FCS school Missouri State was just glad to be done with FBS schools from power conferences. ''I know I'm happy with the games to over with,'' said Missouri State coach Terry Allen, whose Bears opened the season with a loss to Kansas State. ''We came out of it with relatively no injuries, except our pride...
Via AP on Fox
September 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Louisville v Missouri State - game analysis

Louisville claimed it's second convincing victory of the season on Saturday, defeating visiting Missouri State 35-7. Cardinal Authority continues to provide insight from the game with our game analysis.
Via louisville.scout.com
September 09, 2012  |  Discuss

S. Illinois 14, Missouri St. 6

Southern Illinois got big first-quarter plays from Emmanuel Souarin and Mulku Kalokoh to beat Missouri State 14-6 Saturday in a defensive game that featured 20 punts for 738 yards. In the Missouri Valley Conference opener for both teams, the Salukis (2-2) prevailed despite going 0 for 13 on third-down conversions and managing just 198 yards of offense. Souarin returned an interception...
Via AP on Fox
September 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Missouri St. 27, South Dakota 24

Austin Witmer capped a furious fourth-quarter rally by Missouri State with a 33-yard field goal as time expired, giving the Bears a 27-24 victory on Saturday. Missouri State (1-6, 1-3 Missouri Valley) scored 17 points in the final 5:27 of the game. Kierra Harris hit Julian Burton with a 60-yard touchdown pass with 5:27 left and Harris found Eri Christophel for a 25-yard scoring...
Via AP on Fox
October 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Missouri St. 24, Illinois St. 17

Kierra Harris and Ashton Glaser each ran for a touchdown, and the Missouri State defense recorded two safeties Saturday to shock Illinois State 24-17. After Harris' 1-yard score, Nate Davis sacked Matt Brown, whose fumble bounced out of the ISU end zone to give the Bears (2-6, 2-3 Missouri Valley) a 9-0 lead. But Brown recovered to hit Tyrone Walker for TDs of 4 and 15 yards...
Via AP on Fox
October 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Missouri State Pink Rink, No Goal Pumpkin & Taylor Swift

Do you see random sh$% while driving to work and think it needs to be seen by the masses? Does the guy who sits next to you at work look like a tool on a daily basis? Does your dog lick his balls in an odd fashion? Is your neighbor working on some sort of outer space vehicle behind his shed? We want your WTF photos. Email us: mail@bustedcoverage.com Filed under: Daily WTF
Via Busted Coverage
October 24, 2012  |  Discuss
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