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MSU Baseball Road Trips to Mizzou, Evansville this Week

By: Ben Adamson msu bears baseball games 22-26: ScheduleTuesday, April at Missouri, 6:30 p.m.Friday, April 16 at Evansville, 6:30 p.m.Saturday, April 17 at Evansville, 1 p.m.Saturday, April 17 at Evansville, 4 p.m.Sunday, April 18 at Evansville, 1 p.m.LocationsColumbia, Mo. (Tues.)Evansville, Ind. (Fri.-Sun.)SitesTaylor Stadium (Tues.)Braun Stadium (Fri.-Sun.)RadioKBFL-FM 96.9Listen LiveRadioSpringfield.comLive VideoMissouri | EvansvilleLive StatsMissouri | EvansvilleMissouri …

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Wiltz Named Valley Defensive Player of the Week

By: Rick Kindhart ST. LOUIS – For his efforts in Missouri State’s 21-10 home win over Youngstown State on Saturday, Missouri State linebacker Tylar Wiltz (Jr., Breaux Bridge, La.) was named Missouri Valley Football Conference Defensive Player of the Week on Sunday. Wiltz had a game-high and matched a career-high …

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Bears Earn Share of Valley Football Title with 21-10 Win Over Youngstown

By: Rick Kindhart Final Stats | Season Stats | Highlights | Postgame Presser SPRINGFIELD – Missouri State scored 21 unanswered points in the second and third quarters and parlayed that momentum shift into a 21-10 victory over visiting Youngstown State here Saturday, clinching a share of the Missouri Valley Football Conference title for the Bears. No. …

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Baldwin’s Walk-Off Homer Gives Bears 9-8 Win Over Drury

By: Ben Adamson Box Score I Season Stats I Highlights SPRINGFIELD – Drake Baldwin led off the bottom of the ninth inning of Tuesday’s first-ever regular season baseball meeting between Missouri State and Drury with a solo home run to hand the Bears a 9-8 victory.One team scored in every inning but the eighth in a …

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March Happiness

By: Tom Ladd I wanted to recap what turned out to be a very successful end of season for a couple of Women’s basketball teams in Springfield, Missouri St and Drury. Both teams put together unbelievable runs in March in their respective NCAA tournaments.  Under a first year head coach, Drury made …

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Lady Bears Ranked 14th in Final Coaches Poll

By: Ben Adamson Final Coaches Poll SPRINGFIELD – Following a 23-3 season and their second Sweet Sixteen appearance in as many NCAA Tournaments, the Missouri State Lady Bears are ranked 14th in the final USA Today/WBCA Coaches Poll released Monday, April 5. MSU’s final ranking is the program’s highest since finishing fourth …

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Bears Host Drury Tuesday Night at Hammons Field

By: Ben Adamson missouri state vs. drury ScheduleTuesday, April 6, 6:30 p.m.LocationSpringfield, Mo.SitesHammons FieldRadioKBFL FM 96.9Listen LiveRadioSpringfield.comLive StatsSidearm StatsMissouri StateBaseball Home PageDruryBaseball Home PagePromotionsFraternity/Sorority Life NightWhose student section is the loudest? Leading OffMissouri State (10-10) hosts Drury (8-10) at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Hammons Field in the first ever regular …

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Baseball Visits SEMO Before Home MVC Series with Bradley

By: Ben Adamson missouri state baseball – games 16-20 ScheduleTuesday, March 30 at SEMO, 1 p.m.Thursday, April 1 vs. Bradley, 6:30 p.m.Friday, April 2 vs. Bradley, 2 p.m.Friday, April 2 vs. Bradley, 5 p.m.Saturday, April 3 vs. Bradley, 1 p.m.LocationsCape Girardeau, Mo. (Tues.)Springfield, Mo. (Thu.-Sat.)SitesCapaha Field (Tues.)Hammons Field (Thu.-Sat.)RadioKBFL-FM 96.9 …

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Fitzgerald Earns MVFC Offensive Lineman of the Week Laurels

By: Rick Kindhart ST. LOUIS – Missouri State offensive tackle Ian Fitzgerald (So., Hawthorn Woods, Ill.) was named Missouri Valley Football Conference Offensive Lineman of the Week, the league announced late Monday. The honor pushes Missouri State’s total to three conference award winners after the Bears defeated No. 10-ranked Southern …

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Football Bears Crack FCS Top 25

By: Rick Kindhart CHICAGO – After three straight victories over ranked opponents, Missouri State has finally cracked the STATS Perform FCS Top 25 football poll, released Monday. The Bears, now 4-1 on the spring, check in at No. 19 this week. Missouri State is one of six teams from the Missouri …

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