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Former Colorado State interim basketball coach Jase Herl hired as Missouri State assistant

The Field House. College Sports coverage from The Denver Post’s Kyle Fredrickson. Jase Herl navigated the final six games of Colorado State’s tumultuous men’s basketball season as interim head coach and was not retained on staff when the Rams hired Niko Medved to lead the program. But Herl did not remain unemployed for long. Herl will join the coaching staff at Missouri State...
Via The Denver Post
12 days ago

Packers to meet with Southeast Missouri State CB Mike Ford

The Packers plan to meet with another defensive prospect out of Southeast Missouri State. While the Green Bay Packers appear likely to draft a cornerback with one of their early picks, they will also consider prospects at the position in the later rounds and after the draft. In that spirit, the team will meet with Southeast Missouri State corner Mike Ford, according to a source....
Via Acme Packing Co
12 days ago

Fired Missouri State coach Lusk joins Creighton

Former Missouri State coach Paul Lusk will join Creighton's staff as an assistant.
15 days ago

Sources: Missouri State to hire Dana Ford

Missouri State is expected to hire Dana Ford of Tennessee State, sources told ESPN.
28 days ago

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...
November 13, 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 Student...
Via Campus Sports Net
September 02, 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

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, who...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 03, 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 Associated Press
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 next...
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 Associated Press
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...
Via Associated Press
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 16:08...
Via The Catch and Shoot
February 21, 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 that...
Via The Catch and Shoot
February 16, 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 / Dequon Miller, Missouri State. Miller has won the...
Via The Catch and Shoot
February 12, 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...
Via Associated Press
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

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 Associated Press
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

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