MISSOURI STATE BEARS NEWS

Missouri State rolls past South Dakota 31-12

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) Kierra Harris threw for three touchdowns and ran in another to lead Missouri State to its first conference win Saturday, 31-12 over South Dakota. Harris finished 8 of 19 for 143 yards passing, finding Malik Earl for a 53-yard TD, Gannon Sinclair for a 29-yarder and Julian Burton for a 12-yard score. Harris also led the Bears (5-3, 2-2 Missouri Valley) in rushing...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

South Dakota State over Missouri State 32-28

BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) Zach Lujan threw three touchdowns to Jake Wieneke in South Dakota State's 32-28 win over Missouri State on Saturday night. Lujan finished with 17-of-28 passing for 310 yards for the Jackrabbits (4-2, 1-1 Missouri Valley Football Conference). Zach Zenner ran for 149 yards and a score on 27 carries. Wieneke had eight receptions for 183 yards. Lujan threw 78...
Via AP on Fox
12 days ago  |  Discuss

NASCAR Championship at I-44 This Weekend

The chase for a NASCAR Missouri State and Track Championship as well as a Lebanon I-44 Speedway Track Championship will come to an end Saturday Night as we enter the final event of the 2014 Monster Energy Chase for the Cup at the "The High-Banks" of the Lebanon I-44 Speedway.   Action will feature an exciting night of NASCAR Whelen All American Series Short-Track Racing...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Missouri State shuts out North Dakota 38-0

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) Kierra Harris threw for three touchdowns and ran in another to lead Missouri State to a 38-0 win over North Dakota on Saturday night. Harris was 11 of 16 for 149 yards and spread the ball around in the shutout, hitting Willis Chambers for a 37-yard touchdown, LeMarcus Stewart for a 40-yard TD and Gannon Sinclair for a 5-yarder. Cecil Bratton recovered a fumble...
Via AP on Fox
September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Jayhawks open season with underwhelming victory

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) For one quarter, Kansas looked like everything its fans hoped it would be when Charlie Weis was hired two years ago, racing to a 24-point lead against Southeast Missouri State. The final three quarters, the Jayhawks looked a lot like they have the past two years. An offense that had been humming like a Ferrari started to sound like a beat up Pinto. A defense...
Via AP on Fox
September 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Players of the game: Southeast Missouri State

Kansas defeated Southeast Missouri State on Saturday night, 34-28. Kansas got off to a hot start, scoring 21 points in the first quarter and went up 24-0 before giving up 28 points in the second half. It was clear Montell Cozart was the offensive player of the game for the Jayhawks after the first quarter. However, he didn’t finish strong so I unfortunately have to give it to someone...
Via Rock Chalk Blog
September 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Oklahoma State Fountain Dyed Red By Missouri State Fans

An Oklahoma State fountain was dyed red by Missouri State fans. Prepare for battle.
Via Gamedayr
September 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: Someone Dyed Oklahoma State’s Fountain Maroon Ahead Of Missouri State Game

Oklahoma State will take on a much less experienced opponent this Saturday – Missouri State – than it did last week, when the Cowboys opened their season with defending national champion Florida State. But not everyone on campus will be having an easier time. Supposedly, a group of Bears fans dyed the school’s Edmon Low Fountain maroon – the school’s color. They apparently...
Via College Spun
September 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Missouri St beats Northwestern St 34-27

NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) - Kierra Harris threw three touchdown passes and ran for another score to lead Missouri State to a 34-27 come-back win over Northwestern State on Thursday night. Julian Burton caught four passes for 140 yards and one score. Harris completed 11 of 22 passes for 195 yards. Northwestern State, which won the season opener against Missouri State 23-17 last year...
Via AP on Fox
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-Missouri State player had severe brain trauma

BOSTON (AP) Michael Keck played just two years of college football before he was knocked out during practice at Missouri State and gave the sport up for good. He turned combative - punching holes in the wall. He began to struggle in school. Soon he was spending most of his time indoors, with blankets covering the windows to darken the room. Keck died last year at age 25 of what...
Via AP on Fox
August 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Jarred Dixon picks Bears

Missouri State added their second commitment of the 2015 recruiting cycle last week. Combo guard Jarred Dixon made the call to join the Bears’ recruiting class.
Via missouristate.scout.com
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Cherry sticks out at Mo. State

Tre'Von Cherry made good on his plan to camp at Missouri State. The Tulsa (OK.) East Central High quarterback made a great impression on the Bears’ coaching staff.
Via missouristate.scout.com
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Cherry sticks out at Mo. State

Tre'Von Cherry made good on his plan to camp at Missouri State. The Tulsa (OK.) East Central High quarterback made a great impression on the Bears’ coaching staff.
Via recruiting.scout.com
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Straws talks Missouri State

Missouri State hosted Raytown (MO.) High senior Joe Straws for camp last month. After working out for the Bears and seeing what they have to offer, Straws will likely be back.
Via missouristate.scout.com
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Charlie Weis On First Female Big 12 Ref: ‘I’ll Try Not To Use As Many Bad Words’ (Video)

The Big 12 will make conference history during the 2014 college football season. The league announced Monday at its Media Day session that Catherine “Cat” Conti will be on the referee crew for Kansas’ season opener against Southeast Missouri State on Sept. 6, making her the first female referee to work a Big 12 game. Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby noted that officiating supervisor...
Via NESN.com
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Big 12 assigns first female football official to KU's season opener

DALLAS -- The Big 12 Conference has assigned a female official to work one of its games for the first time in league history. Commissioner Bob Bowlsby said Monday that Catherine "Cat" Conti will be on the crew for Kansas' season opener at home Sept. 6 against Southeast Missouri State. While calling this a good opportunity for Conti and the league, Bowlsby says Big 12...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Missouri State’s Marshall ready for next step

Six months have passed and Missouri State assistant basketball coach Jermaine Henderson remembers the pained look on Marcus Marshall’s face. It wasn’t all from the ache in Marshall’s surgically repaired right knee. “Our first home game after his surgery, he was sitting there during pregame warm-ups and you could see it on his face. It really bothered him not to be out there...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Jeff City forward gets Missouri State offer

Missouri State recently offered Jefferson City (MO.) High forward Ogugua Anunoby. The rising senior talked with Scout.com about his recruitment and his offer.
Via missouristate.scout.com
July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Introducing: Darwin Thompson

2015 running back Darwin Thompson is ready to bounce back to form after a shortened junior season. The Jenks (OK.) High prospect talks recruiting and Missouri State.
Via missouristate.scout.com
July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Dixon adds Missouri State offer

Missouri State offered Lee’s Summit West (KS.) High combo guard Jarred Dixon. The rising senior talked with Bear Boulevard about his offer and his game.
Via missouristate.scout.com
July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Rising junior picks up Bears’ offer

Christian Brother High (MO.) point guard Jordan Barnes was offered a scholarship by Missouri State in late June. Scout.com has the latest on the young, diminutive guard.
Via missouristate.scout.com
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Flashback Friday: The time Nick Petree out-dueled the nation’s top pitching prospect

I am not one for trendy things. Not once have I made a “Flashback Friday” post on Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram. I don’t find it worth my time to scan old photos of myself or take a crappy cell phone picture of an old baby photo and then write some drawn out nonsense about life and personal growth because… well, is there any justification for spending any amount of time...
Via Cardinals Farm
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Did SE Missouri State Send A Risque Picture Of Girls In Tweet?

It sure looks like Southeast Missouri State accidentally sent out a risqué picture of girls in a tweet.
Via Gamedayr
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Jets Select- Brandon Dixon CB Northwestern Missouri State

With the 195th pick in the 2014 NFL Draft, the New York Jets have selected Northwestern Missouri State cornerback Brandon Dixon.   Measurables/Combine Numbers: Height- 5’11″ Weight- 203 lbs Arms- 32 1/2 in Hands- 9 in 40- 4.41 Bench- 17 reps Vertical- 32.5″ Broad Jump- 117″ Pros:   Has a combination that Rex Ryan looks for in a fluid build and nice length/size for...
Via Turn On The Jets
May 10, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Draft: Jets Select CB Brandon Dixon (NW Missouri St) in the Sixth Round

Image: NW Missouri State Official Site The New York Jets blast off the sixth round (195th overall), by drafting CB Brandon Dixon, out of well-known [not] Northwest Missouri State. Dixon had the fifth-best 40-yard dash time among cornerbacks, at the NFL Combine (4.41 secs). He stands at 5’11″, weighing 203 lbs. That provides for a durable build—a surprise in a speedier player...
Via One Jet At A Time
May 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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