The Bluejays completed their final home series as a member of the Missouri Valley Conference this past weekend with a series win over Missouri State.
The regular season comes to a close this weekend when Creighton hosts Missouri State starting Thursday afternoon at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha. Both teams are still playing for seeding at next week’s Missouri Valley Conference tournament in Normal, Illinois.
A former Southeast Missouri State University women's basketball coach who is now coaching at a northeast Kansas community college was arraigned Tuesday in a multi-state car theft conspiracy.
William J. Smith, 48, of Highland, Kan., is charged with one count of conspiracy and three counts each of mail fraud and receipt of a stolen motor vehicle. Not guilty pleas were entered...
Kellie Harper, fired two weeks ago by North Carolina State, was hired Wednesday as the new women's basketball coach at Missouri State.
The university said Harper agreed to a five-year contract paying $145,000 annually, plus $60,000 for radio and television shows. The contract also includes performance incentives.
''My first priorities are the team, the staff and our...
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April 10, 2013
Draft Zone Spotlight: Blake Peiffer, LB, Southeast Missouri State
Blake is a very special football player, who was rated as Defensive Player of the Year in 2012 for Southeast Missouri State. Blake is a freak athlete who hits very hard. He understands his position well, and realizes he could be asked to fulfill a need on special teams. Peiffer is a kid that should be getting talked...
Draft Zone Spotlight: Tyler Shaw, WR, Northwest Missouri State
I have brought you quite a bit of small school athletes this year from the state for Missouri but maybe none more popular than Tyler Shaw. Tyler Shaw is a very solid wide out who possess great hands. Tyler uses his amazing speed and jumping ability to bring down the ball. Shaw is a competitor and is also a standout...
Most buzzer beaters are personal with me but this
one was. It involved Bradley’s Walt
Lemon, Jr. banking home a three pointer at the buzzer to defeat my alma mater,
Missouri State 69-66.
Here’s the game winner, (Thanks KYTV, Springfield,
actually going to pass it because I thought they would double team me.” Lemon
Austin Witmer capped a furious fourth-quarter rally by Missouri State with a 33-yard field goal as time expired, giving the Bears a 27-24 victory on Saturday.
Missouri State (1-6, 1-3 Missouri Valley) scored 17 points in the final 5:27 of the game. Kierra Harris hit Julian Burton with a 60-yard touchdown pass with 5:27 left and Harris found Eri Christophel for a 25-yard scoring...
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October 13, 2012
The Louisville – Missouri State Football game on Sept. 8 will be televised by WHAS11 and will kick off at 3:30 PM EST. This is the fourth game on the schedule with a TV time announced.
It was announced last week Louisville-North Carolina game slated for Sept. 15 is scheduled for a 3:30 p.m. kicff and will be televised regionally on ABC with the rest of the country being able to...
Kevin Courtney doubled twice and drove in three runs in a seven-run seventh for Stony Brook, who eliminated Missouri State with a 10-7 win Sunday and advanced to the championship game of the Coral Gables Regional.
No. 4 seed Stony Brook (48-12) will have to beat UCF twice to win their first regional in school history. UCF has also never won a regional.
Missouri State (40-22) jumped...
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June 03, 2012
Ronny Richardson homered and scored the go-ahead run in the eighth inning to lead Central Florida to a 2-1 win over Missouri State in the Coral Gables Regional on Friday.
UCF (44-15) will await the winner of the Miami-Stony Brook game. Missouri State (39-21) will face the loser.
Nick Petree (10-4), Collegiate Baseball newspaper's Division I national player of the year, took...
Courtesy: Missouri State Athletics Communications
TUCSON, Ariz. Missouri State sophomore Nick Petree (RHP, Clinton, Mo.) has been named the The Louisville Slugger NCAA Division I National Player of The Year, as released Thursday (May 31) as part of Collegiate Baseball newspaper's annual All-America Team announcement.
The 2012 Missouri Valley Conference Pitcher of the Year...
ST. LOUIS Kyle Weems will go down as one of the greatest players in Missouri State history. And that's saying something for a guy who's left even more of an imprint off the court.
His list of accomplishments are impressive 2011 Missouri Valley Conference Player of the Year and second-leading scorer in Missouri State history to name a few but so is his reputation away...
ST. LOUIS She proved to be versatile.
With her right hand limited because of injury, Missouri State senior guard Casey Garrison resorted to shooting with her left hand in games over the past three weeks and achieved results that surprised her coach, her team and the competition. During a three-game stretch after she sprained her right thumb in practice, the Missouri Valley Conference...
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Legendary Missouri State and Saint Louis University basketball coach Charlie Spoonhour passed away on Wednesday morning at the age of 72 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina after a long battle with lung complications.
Coach Spoonhour had been in and out of the hospital for the past couple of years after receiving a lung transplant in 2010. He had been diagnosed with idiopathic pulmonary...