PEORIA, Ill. (AP) Warren Jones scored 16 points, including a late 3-pointer, and Bradley withstood a second-half rally by Missouri State for a 61-59 win on Saturday night.
A pair of free throws by Austin Ruder pulled Missouri State (8-12, 2-6 Missouri Valley), which lost its sixth-consecutive game, within one with 1:56 to play.
Tramique Sutherland found Jones for a 3-pointer 25...
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Missouri State guard Marcus Marshall will not return to the team after being suspended indefinitely earlier in the week, the school announced Friday.
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Marshall was suspended indefinitely earlier in the week for “conduct detrimental to the team.” The junior guard was averaging 19.5 points per game, the second-best mark in the Missouri Valley Conference...
Is there a better way to end a rivalry game than with a buzzer-beater? Trailing 54-53 with 0.8 seconds left, Southeast Missouri State trailed Southern Illinois and was inbounding from halfcourt. Junior guard Isiah Jones found senior Jarekious Bradley on the right wing for the game-winner.
TULSA, Okla. (AP) A power outage in south Tulsa, Oklahoma, that includes entire Oral Roberts University campus prompted the cancellation of the Missouri State-Oral Roberts matchup on Sunday.
No makeup date has been announced, but according to a release on the Oral Roberts athletics home page, the teams are in discussions to reschedule the non-conference game.
Oral Roberts is already...
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December 07, 2014
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...
It sure looks like Southeast Missouri State accidentally sent out a risqué picture of girls in a tweet.
Missouri State will play postseason basketball for the first time under third-year coach Paul Lusk. The Bears, who won 20 games for the first time since 2010-11, will host Murray State on Wednesday in the Collegeinsider.com Tournament.
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This marks the Bears’ second-ever appearance in the CIT. They won the tournament in 2010.
Missouri State stumbled down the...
ST. LOUIS -- His body was telling him no. And he knows he probably should have listened. But Keith Pickens just couldn't miss this.
This is March, after all. This is where the memories are made.
That's what brought him back. From a college basketball career that was over. Dead and buried. Missouri State announced Pickens was done with a press release a year ago, on March 1, 2013...
ST. LOUIS -- Freshman Austin Ruder matched his career-high with 21 points and fourth-seeded Missouri State made just enough free throws down the stretch Thursday for a 53-48 win over fifth-seeded Illinois State in the Missouri Valley Conference tournament quarterfinals.
The Bears (20-11) face top-seeded and second-ranked Wichita State in the semifinals.
Ruder hit a 3-pointer with...
Loyola Chicago (9-20, 4-13 MVC) dropped to last place in the Missouri Valley Conference Tuesday with a 72-56 loss at Missouri State (19-10, 9-8). The Ramblers, who finish the season Saturday at home against Evansville, exit the regular season with no true road wins. They have also lost five games in a row entering the regular season finale.
Loyola kept pace with Missouri State early...
Missouri State guard Marcus Marshall, the team's leading scorer, is out indefinitely after tearing the meniscus in his right knee during a weekend overtime loss to No. 5 Wichita State.
The sophomore will have surgery Wednesday to repair the tear. Bears coach Paul Lusk announced the move on Tuesday, three days after a 72-69 home loss in which Missouri State led its unbeaten conference...
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January 14, 2014
On Saturday Northwest Missouri State will play against Lenori-Rhyne in the NCAA Division II championship game.
Northwest Missouri State (14-0) is trying to go 15-0 for the second time in school history by winning the championship while Lenori Rhyne (13-1) is hoping to win one with their third string quarterback.
Coverage of the NCAA Division II championship game between Northwest...
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Missouri State University is located in Springfield, Missouri. Missouri State is the second largest university in Missouri, and boasts an enrollment of around 21,000. Missouri State operates athletics in the Missouri valley conference. Apparently they run a loose ship at Missouri State.
During the conference realignment bonanza of 2011 a Missouri State student athlete tweeted...
Reuben Thomas caught seven passes for 143 yards and two touchdowns to elevate Northwest Missouri State to a 27-13 victory over Grand Valley State in an NCAA Division III semifinal on Saturday.
The Bearcats (14-0) advanced to their eighth national championship game in program history and will face Lenoir-Rhyne in the first meeting between the two programs.
Following a two-turnover...
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December 14, 2013
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Jeff Walz and the No. 7 ranked Lady Cards got a big time win over Missouri State on Tuesday evening. Louisville defeated the Bears 91-49. The Cards got off to a 24-8 lead and never looked back. They also forced a total of 24-turnovers.
Despite the huge win, there was a scary situation early on in the first half. Seniro forward Antonita Slaughter collapsed...
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Missouri State was close to No. 7 Louisville early. Then, after one of the Cardinals' players was taken off the court on a stretcher, they ran away from the Bears.
Kenzie Williams scored 13 points, Tyonna Snow added 12 and Desiree Phillips 11 as Missouri State (1-5) lost its fourth straight, 91-49 to Louisville on Tuesday night.
The Cardinals (8-1) were leading 7-2 with 17:13 to...
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December 04, 2013