MISSOURI STATE BEARS NEWS

Missouri State handles North Dakota State 64-50

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) Alize Johnson scored 17 points and hauled in 10 rebounds to lead Missouri State to a 64-50 win over North Dakota State on Sunday. Dequon Miller added 12 points and Ronnie Rousseau III had 10 for Missouri State (4-1). The Bears sealed it at the free throw line, getting 13 of 18 to North Dakota State's season-low 1 of 4. Missouri State took control with a...
Via AP on Fox
November 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Youngstown State runs all over Missouri State, 65-20

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) Martin Ruiz ran for 183 yards and three touchdowns and spearheaded a running attack that amassed 572 yards and scored seven touchdowns as Youngstown State ran all over Missouri State 65-20 in the Penguins regular season finale Saturday. Youngstown State (8-3, 6-2) entered Saturday a game behind both North Dakota and South Dakota in the Missouri Valley Football...
Via AP on Fox
November 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Missouri State cruises behind school-record 15 3-pointers

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) Alize Johnson had 20 points and 10 rebounds, Dequon Miller also scored 20 points, and Missouri State set a school record with 15 3-pointers in a 91-65 victory over Jacksonville State on Sunday. Johnson, a junior-college transfer, was coming off a 16-point performance in Friday's victory over Alabama A&M while Miller, a senior who averaged double figures...
Via AP on Fox
November 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Illinois Basketball wins season opener

The University of Illinois basketball team won their first game of the season this weekend. The Illini played Southeast Missouri State University and won 81-62. Guard Malcolm Hill once again led the way for the Illini in this game. After having a great season last year, it is good to see that the momentum is still in his favor. Hill will be a huge factor in Illinois’ success this...
Via isportsweb.com
November 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Ruder scores 18, Missouri State beats Alabama A&M 96-62

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) Austin Ruder and Jarrid Rhodes combined to hit 10 3-pointers and score 34 points and Missouri State beat Alabama A&M 96-62 in the season opener for both teams on Friday night. Ruder hit six 3-pointers and finished with 18 points while Rhodes made 6 of 7 field-goal attempts, including 4 of 5 from 3-point range, and scored 16. Alize Johnson added 16 more...
Via AP on Fox
November 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Missouri State QB reaches plea deal in animal cruelty case

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Missouri State quarterback Breck Ruddick has pleaded guilty to permitting a dog to run at large, and a charge of animal cruelty will be deferred.Ruddick was suspended in September after being charged when a friend's dog suffered a broken jaw and missing teeth.The city of Springfield announced Thursday that Ruddick will have to pay a fine of at least $500, be on...
Via AP on Fox
November 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Drake's FG gives Missouri St. 38-35 win over S. Illinois

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) Zach Drake kicked a 32-yard field goal with 10 seconds left in the game to cap Missouri State's 38-35 come-from-behind win over Southern Illinois on Saturday. Trailing 21-7 at the break, Missouri State (4-4, 2-3 Missouri Valley Conference) dominated the second half. The Bears closed to 28-21 going into the final quarter. Deion Holliman returned a punt 57...
Via AP on Fox
October 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Earl's career day helps Missouri State top Indiana St 45-24

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) Brodie Lambert threw for 279 yards and three touchdowns, Calan Crowder rushed for three scores, and Malik Earl had a career day receiving to help Missouri State beat Indiana State 45-24 on Saturday. Earl set career highs in receptions (11), yards (161) and touchdowns (two). Crowder's three rushing TDs were also a personal best. Missouri State (3-1, 1-0...
Via AP on Fox
October 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Suspended Missouri State QB charged with animal cruelty

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Suspended Missouri State quarterback Breck Ruddick has been cited with animal cruelty and allowing a dog to run at large.Springfield Animal Control said Ruddick was ticketed Monday. The incident report for the municipal violations said a woman reported last week that Ruddick was caring for her dog when he hit the animal three times and turned it loose. The report...
Via AP on Fox
September 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Suspended Missouri State QB faces animal cruelty citation

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) Suspended Missouri State quarterback Breck Ruddick has been cited with animal cruelty and allowing a dog to run at large. Springfield Animal Control said Ruddick was ticketed Monday. The incident report for the municipal violations said a woman reported last week that Ruddick was caring for her dog when he hit the animal three times and turned it loose. The...
Via AP on Fox
September 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Missouri State QB defends himself against abuse claims

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) Suspended Missouri State quarterback Breck Ruddick is defending himself against animal abuse allegations. His attorney, Adam Woody, released a statement Monday that said it is ''nothing short of shameful to see the public react to him so viciously.'' The statement says Ruddick has received death threats after an unidentified woman alleged in a Facebook post...
Via AP on Fox
September 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Ezekiel Elliott Hurdled Over a Chicago Bears Defender, and It Was Beautiful

Dallas Cowboys rookie running back Ezekiel Elliott got off to a somewhat pedestrian start to the 2016 NFL season, and though he rushed for 83 yards and a touchdown in Week 2, it felt like we were still waiting to see him break loose and put on a performance similar to one of countless thrashings he regularly gave opponents at Ohio State. RELATED: Ezekiel Elliot Ran Over the NFL...
Via Stack
September 26, 2016  |  Discuss

K-State shuts out Missouri State 35-0 in lightning-shortened contest

MANHATTAN, Kan. -- Jesse Ertz threw two touchdown passes, Winston Dimel added two touchdown runs and Kansas State beat Missouri State 35-0 on Saturday night in a game called at halftime as lightning lit up the skies around Bill Snyder Family Stadium.With rain having already lashed the area and more lightning on the way, Kansas State (2-1) made quick work of the overmatched Bears...
Via AP on Fox
September 24, 2016  |  Discuss

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
Missouri State News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Yardbarker Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.

Sports & Politics Intersect: NBA united against racial divide

The 'Emerald City on ice' quiz

NHL Weekender: Blackhawks, Rangers continue to free fall

The 'Hope springs eternal' quiz

Dario Saric thriving in shadows of Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons

MLB's top 10 starting pitchers for 2018

MLB's top 10 catchers for 2018

The 'My Bronny valentine' quiz

Flyers reverse course behind a balanced attack

The '100-point game that you never heard about' quiz

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker