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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...
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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

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

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...
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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

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...
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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

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

Kendrix's 3 in OT helps Missouri St. beat Indiana St. 89-85

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) Camyn Boone scored 30 points, and Chris Kendrix made a go ahead 3-pointer with a minute left in overtime and Missouri State beat Indiana State 89-85 on Saturday. Kendrix and Dequon Miller added 19 points apiece for Missouri State (11-15, 7-7 Missouri Valley). Devonte Brown scored 26 points to lead Indiana State (13-13, 7-7). The Sycamores jumped out to...
Via AP on Fox
February 13, 2016  |  Discuss

MVC round table: Newcomer of the Year, Southern Illinois and more

A sampling of Missouri Valley Conference beat writers check in on the league as we near the second half of February:   1. Who is your pick for the MVC’s top newcomer (freshman or otherwise)? Missouri State guard Dequon Miller is the current favorite to win MVC Newcomer of the Year. (Photo by Jesse Kramer / thecatchandshoot.com) Dequon Miller, Missouri State. Miller has won the...
Via The Catch and Shoot
February 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Kendrix scores 21 as Missouri St. beats Bradley 77-71

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) Chris Kendrix scored a career-high 21 points and Missouri State came up clutch at the free-throw line in the final seconds to hold off Bradley 77-71 on Tuesday night. Dorrian Williams and Jarred Dixon each scored a pair of foul shots in the last 13 seconds to foil a Bradley comeback. Camyn Boone scored 18 points for Missouri State (10-13, 6-5 Missouri Valley...
Via AP on Fox
February 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Missouri State seeks turnaround in 2016

(STATS) - Missouri State will look to rebound in coach Dave Steckel's second season, playing five home games as part of an 11-game schedule announced Tuesday. The Tigers finished 1-10, beating only a non-Division I team, and in last place in the Missouri Valley Football Conference in Steckel's first season. They hope to get off to a strong start on Sept. 1 when NAIA member Southwestern...
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February 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Northwest Missouri State football player found dead in dorm

The Northwest Missouri State Bearcats celebrated their second national championship in three years this season, but their celebration ended up being a short-lived one. On Sunday, junior defensive end Nicholas Turner was found dead in his dorm room. The school announced the tragic news with a press release Sunday afternoon and invited students to a gathering Monday night. This is...
Via Campus Sports Net
February 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Miller leads Missouri State past Illinois State 84-81 in OT

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) Jarred Dixon scored the last seven points of overtime to lift Missouri State past Illinois State 84-81 on Saturday. Illinois State took a four-point lead on a pair of Paris Lee free throws with 2:03 to go. Dixon then took over. His 3-pointer cut the deficit to 81-80 before he drew a charge against a driving Deontae Hawkins. Dixon hit a jumper on the next...
Via AP on Fox
January 30, 2016  |  Discuss

Missouri State rolls to 61-42 win over Bradley

PEORIA, Ill. (AP) Obediah Church scored 13 points and grabbed 13 rebounds as Missouri State rolled to a 61-42 win over Bradley on Saturday night. Ryan Kreklow added 12 points for the Bears (7-11, 3-3 Missouri Valley Conference). Camyn Boone had 10 points and five rebounds and Chris Kendrix chipped in nine points. Missouri Sate averaged 41.2 percent shooting from the field and...
Via AP on Fox
January 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Photo gallery: Missouri State 56, Loyola 54

With a 56-54 loss Saturday, Loyola fell to 0-4 in the Missouri Valley and 7-9 overall. It was the Ramblers’ second straight loss by two points.
Via The Catch and Shoot
January 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Miller’s game-winning floater drops Loyola to 0-4 in Valley

Junior guard Dequon Miller netted a runner with 3.4 seconds remaining Saturday, sending Missouri State to a 56-54 victory against Loyola at Gentile Arena. Missouri State guard Dequon Miller drives against the Loyola defense. (Photo by Jesse Kramer / thecatchandshoot.com) Miller took over the second half, scoring 11 points of his 16 points in the final 20 minutes. He also had...
Via The Catch and Shoot
January 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Miller hits winner as Missouri St. foils Loyola (Chi) 56-54

CHICAGO (AP) Daquon Miller shut the door on Loyola of Chicago, hitting a runner with 3.4 seconds left and Missouri State beat the Ramblers 56-54 on Saturday. Miller, who led Missouri State (6-10, 2-2 Missouri Valley) with 16 points, scored the final four in the last 1:19 to foil a late comeback by the Ramblers (7-9, 0-4). Loyola closed the first half on a 10-5 run to grab a 29...
Via AP on Fox
January 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Miller gives Missouri State 59-58 win over Northern Iowa

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) Dequon Miller's layup with five seconds left lifted Missouri State to a 59-58 victory over Northern Iowa on Wednesday night, snapping the Bears' four-game losing streak. Ryan Kreklow made three free throws, two with 42 seconds left, to cut Northern Iowa's lead to 58-57. After the Panthers struggled to get the ball upcourt, calling two timeouts, Klint Carlson...
Via AP on Fox
January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Southeast Missouri beats Harris-Stowe 94-84

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) Antonius Cleveland scored 20 points and Southeast Missouri State defeated Harris-Stowe State 94-84 on Sunday. Eric McGill added 15 points and Joel Angus III 12. The Redhawks (2-10) won their second straight game heading into their Ohio Valley Conference opener against Belmont. The NAIA Hornets were led by Jalen Fletcher, who made 14 of 20 shots for 30...
Via AP on Fox
December 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Calvin's late FTs helps SE Missouri beat Missouri St. 78-74

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) Jamaal Calvin made three free throws in the final minute and Southeast Missouri held on to beat Missouri State 78-74 for its first win of the season on Tuesday night. Antonius Cleveland had 18 points and 10 rebounds to lead Southeast Missouri (1-10). Isiah Jones chipped in 17 points with five 3-pointers. Calvin finished with five points. Dequon Miller scored...
Via AP on Fox
December 22, 2015  |  Discuss
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