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Missouri State quarterback suspended against Kansas State

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) Missouri State has suspended starting quarterback Breck Ruddick for Saturday night's game at Kansas State for what coach Dave Steckel called conduct detrimental to the team. It is unclear whether the suspension is related to a Facebook posting from an unidentified woman who alleges Ruddick beat her friend's dog this week. The school did not discuss the reason...
Via AP on Fox
September 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Wildcats are plenty wary of Missouri State after NDSU's win

MANHATTAN, Kan. -- Kansas State has plenty of reasons to be wary of Missouri State rolling into town.Sure, the Football Championship Subdivision program is coming off a lackluster one-win season, and at first blush it looks like a total mismatch. But it was just four years ago that the Bears were tied with the Wildcats in the third quarter before things devolved into a 51-9 blowout...
Via AP on Fox
September 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Wildcats plenty wary of Missouri State after NDSU victory

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) Kansas State has plenty of reasons to be wary about Missouri State rolling into town. Sure, the Football Championship Subdivision program is coming off a lackluster one-win season, and at first blush it looks like a total mismatch. But it was just four years ago that the Bears were tied with the Wildcats in the third quarter before things devolved into a 51...
Via AP on Fox
September 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Ruddick's 3 TDs lift Missouri State over Murray St 28-22

MURRAY, Ky. (AP) Breck Ruddick threw three touchdown passes, and Missouri State held on to beat Murray State 28-22 on Saturday. Murray State pulled within two when KD Humphries found Jordon Gandy for a 1-yard score with 1:46 left in the third quarter, but the 2-point attempt was no good, and Calan Crowder's 16-yard TD run pushed the Bears' lead to 28-19 midway through the fourth...
Via AP on Fox
September 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Northwest Missouri State football players can display GPA on helmets

The Northwest Missouri State football program is set to honor its outstanding student-athletes throughout the 2016 season. On Thursday,The Kansas City Star‘s Pete Grathoff reported members of the team who excel in the classroom — hold at least a 3.0 — will wear a helmet decal that will showcase their GPA and the name of their athletic advisor. Check them out: @NWBearcatsFB...
Via Campus Sports Net
September 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Missouri State defeats outmatched Southwestern College 57-0

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) Nick Masoner ran for 132 yards and Jason Randall had two rushing touchdowns as Missouri State trounced NAIA member Southwestern College 57-0 in the season opener on Thursday night. The Bears (1-0) outgained the Moundbuilders of Winfield, Kansas in total yardage, 462-116. Deion Holliman took the opening kickoff 91 yards to start the scoring for the Bears...
Via AP on Fox
September 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Northwest Missouri State Football Players Will Wear Helmet Decals That Show Their GPA

Helmet stickers have long been a tradition in college football. Ohio State has their buckeye leaves. Florida State has their tomahawks. And Northwest Missouri State has their . . . GPA? Yes, according to the team's equipment managers, any player with a GPA over 3.0 will be eligible to wear a helmet sticker that shows his  GPA, academic advisor and major: @NWBearcatsFB Student...
Via Stack
September 01, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Soccer defeats Missouri State 1-0

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Via Texas Tech Athletics
August 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Northwest Missouri State atop MIAA preseason poll

Ahead of the 2015 college football season, Northwest Missouri State football coach Adam Dorrel didn’t seem to have a lot of confidence in his team saying they could go 7-4 ‘on paper.’ Even after going 15-0, winning the Division II national championship for the second time in three years and being placed atop the MIAA preseason polls, Dorrel isn’t guaranteeing anything. Dorrel...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Howard sets NCAA Tournament rebound record in Aggies win

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) Freshman Anriel Howard set an NCAA Tournament record with 27 rebounds, Courtney Walker scored 29 points and Texas A&M overcame the suspension of starter Courtney Williams to beat Missouri State 74-65 in the first round Saturday. Before the game the fourth-seeded Aggies suspended Walker and Shlonte Allen indefinitely for a violation of team rules...
Via AP on Fox
March 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Texas A&M suspends Courtney Williams and Shlonte Allen

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) Texas A&M suspended Courtney Williams and Shlonte Allen indefinitely for violating team the school announced Saturday. The suspension came out just before the fourth-seeded Aggies faced Missouri State in the opening round of the women's NCAA Tournament. Williams is the team's second leading scorer averaging 12.5 points and 4.8 rebounds. The senior...
Via AP on Fox
March 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Missouri St.-Texas A&M Preview

Texas A&M isn't entering the NCAA Tournament with any momentum while the same can't be said for Missouri State, which used a seven-game win streak that included the Missouri Valley Conference tournament title to bring back memories of the program's glory days. The Aggies also have the memory of being upset in the first round a season ago and hope to avoid that fate Saturday...
Via AP on Fox
March 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Lady Bears No. 1 seed again in NCAA Dallas Region

WACO, Texas (AP) -- Kim Mulkey and Baylor could face some familiar postseason foes if they keep winning games as the top seed in the Dallas Region.Also in that region are No. 3 seed Louisville and No. 4 seed Texas A&M, their former Big 12 rival. Those teams beat the Big 12 champion Lady Bears when they were a top seed in past NCAA Tournaments."Well, I'm not going to talk much...
Via AP on Fox
March 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Missouri State women are first No. 3 seed to win MVC tourney

MOLINE, Ill. (AP) Tyonna Snow recorded her second straight double-double with 17 points and a career-high 15 rebounds and No. 3 seed Missouri State won its 10th Missouri Valley Conference Tournament in 15 trips with a 71-58 victory over top-seeded Northern Iowa on Sunday to advance to the NCAA Tournament. Missouri State (24-9) won its first title since 2006 - for its 14th appearance...
Via AP on Fox
March 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Evansville beats Missouri State 66-56 in MVC Tournament

ST. LOUIS (AP) D.J. Balentine scored 21 points and Evansville rolled to a 66-56 victory over Missouri State on Friday night in the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament. The second-seeded Purple Aces (24-8) move on to face No. 6 seed Indiana or third-seeded Illinois State in the quarterfinals on Saturday. Balentine was 8 of 17 from the floor. Egidijus Mockevicius added 12 points...
Via AP on Fox
March 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Missouri State gets past Drake, 69-67, at Arch Madness

Chris Kendrix scored 21 points and Ryan Kreklow hit the go-ahead 3-pointer Thursday with 1:31 remaining as No. 7 seed Missouri State survived its MVC Tournament first round matchup against No. 10 seed Drake, 69-67. Missouri State’s Chris Kendrix. (Photo: Springfield News-Leader) Missouri State (13-18, 8-10 MVC) led 62-53 with 7:20 left in the second half. A 13-2 run over the...
Via The Catch and Shoot
March 04, 2016  |  Discuss

MVC: Missouri State beats Drake 69-67; Evansville is next

ST. LOUIS -- Chris Kendrix hit five 3-pointers and finished with 21 points, and Ryan Kreklow hit a late 3 to help seventh-seeded Missouri State beat No. 10 seed Drake 69-67 Thursday night in the first round of the Missouri Valley Conference tournament.The Bears will play second-seeded Evansville (23-8) in the quarterfinals Friday.Kreklow scored 10 of his 13 points in the second half...
Via AP on Fox
March 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Missouri St. beats Drake 69-67 in MVC tourney opener

ST. LOUIS (AP) Chris Kendrix hit five 3-pointers and finished with 21 points, and Ryan Kreklow hit a late 3 to help seventh-seeded Missouri State beat No. 10 seed Drake 69-67 Thursday night in the first round of the Missouri Valley Conference tournament. The Bears will play second-seeded Evansville (23-8) in the quarterfinals Friday. Kreklow scored 10 of his 13 points in the...
Via AP on Fox
March 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Loyola’s seeding scenarios for MVC Tournament

Despite losing to Wichita State on Wednesday, Loyola is still barely in contention for the No. 6 seed at the MVC Tournament, which would give the Ramblers a bye to the quarterfinals. At 7-9 in conference play, Loyola is tied for Indiana State for the No. 7 seed and one game behind Missouri State for the No. 6 seed. In any tiebreaker situations, Loyola would definitely be behind Indiana...
Via The Catch and Shoot
February 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Missouri State downs Drake 61-52

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) Camyn Boone scored 17 points and grabbed five rebounds as Missouri State downed Drake 61-52 on Wednesday night. Jarred Dixon and Chris Kendrix added 10 points apiece for the Bears (12-17, 8-9 Missouri Valley Conference). Dixon led the team with 10 rebounds. The Bears hit 34.5 percent from the field overall and 83.3 percent from the line. Drake led 29-27...
Via AP on Fox
February 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Loyola offense sparks 75-62 win at Missouri State

Senior guard Devon Turk scored 20 points Sunday as Loyola’s offense came alive in the second half of a 75-62 win against Missouri State at JQH Arena. Turk, Loyola’s all-time leader in 3-pointers made, shot 5-of-6 from beyond the arc, including three in the second period. He dominated after halftime along with senior forward Montel James, who scored 11 of his 14 points in the...
Via The Catch and Shoot
February 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Big 2nd half lifts Loyola (Ill.) past Missouri State 75-62

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) Devon Turk scored 20 points and hit five 3-pointers as Loyola of Chicago used a big second half to beat Missouri State 75-62 on Sunday. Turk was 7-of-10 shooting from the field, including 5 of 6 behind the arc. Turk hit a 3-pointer with 7:12 remaining to extend Loyola's lead to 62-50 and the Ramblers led by double figures the rest of the way. Missouri State...
Via AP on Fox
February 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Eastern Illinois holds off Southeast Missouri 71-68

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) Demetrius McReynolds scored 19 points with 12 rebounds and Eastern Illinois held off a late charge to beat Southeast Missouri State 71-68 on Saturday. The Panthers led by as many as 14 midway through the second half. Southeast Missouri chipped away and drew to within five at 69-64 after Isiah Jones' 3-pointer with 33 seconds to go. After Eastern Illinois...
Via AP on Fox
February 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Shockers rout Bears 99-68, lead conference by 2 games

WICHITA, Kan. -- Zach Brown scored 16 points and Wichita State routed Missouri State, 99-68 on Thursday night to push its lead in the Missouri Valley Conference to two games over Illinois State.The Shockers raced to a 51-27 lead at intermission and went 10 players deep into their bench before the dust settled. A dozen players figured in the scoring for Wichita State.The Bears tied...
Via AP on Fox
February 19, 2016  |  Discuss

MVC Roundtable: Talking Arch Madness and Missouri State’s young core

A sampling of Missouri Valley Conference beat writers check in on the league as we near closing stretch of the regular season:   1. How intriguing is the MVC Tournament after Wichita State’s losses to Illinois State and Northern Iowa? Fernando Salazar/The Wichita Eagle via AP Extremely intriguing. The Shockers’ losses to ISU and UNI has given hope to those playing on Friday...
Via The Catch and Shoot
February 16, 2016  |  Discuss
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