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Steve Hesser to be inducted into the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.— Steve Hesser, Drury’s all-time leader in career coaching wins for the Panthers men’s basketball program, will be inducted into the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame on Feb. 6 as part of its 2022 induction class. The Missouri Sports Hall of Fame, located in Springfield, announced its latest enshrinement …

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Drury announces 2022 softball schedule

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.— The Drury University softball program announced its 2022 schedule, and the program will launch its season Feb. 4-6 in the Gulf Shores D2 Showcase in Gulf Shores, Alabama. Match-ups and the tournament schedule have not been determined yet for the three-day event.   Drury will play four games …

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Lady Panthers move up to number two national ranking

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.—  The Drury Lady Panthers moved up one spot in this week’s NCAA-II coaches’ poll and are ranked number two nationally. Drury is 11-1 and had been ranked third for the previous three weeks.   Fort Hays (7-1) was previously ranked number one but lost to 17th ranked Nebraska-Kearney …

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Panthers drop dual to second-ranked Central Oklahoma

Fri., Dec. 10, 2021 Hamilton Field House   FINAL #2 Central Oklahoma 48 Drury 0   Edmond, OK.– The Panthers suffered a loss in the first dual of the season against second-ranked Central Oklahoma in Edmond on Friday night.   The closest bout of the night was in the 141-pound …

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Strong first half lifts Panthers past UHSP

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Drury Panthers, for the second time in less than a week, used a solid shooting effort and then held off a spirited late charge to defeat the University of Health Sciences & Pharmacy of St. Louis 99-93 Friday evening at the O’Reilly Family Event Center.   …

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Panthers at home on Friday to host USHP at 7 pm

Drury Panthers Game Preview Drury Panthers vs. Univ. of Health Sciences & Pharmacy of St. Louis Fri., Dec. 10, 2021 — 7 pm — O’Reilly Family Event Center    Tickets $12 (kids 12 and under FREE) Order Online 417-873-7000   Live Coverage Radio-  JOCK 96.9 FM / 99.9 FM / …

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Both Drury swim teams ranked 3rd in NCAA-II poll

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.— Both of Drury’s swimming & diving teams are ranked third in this week’s NCAA-II coaches’ poll. DU teams were also third in the November coaches’ poll.   In men’s swimming, Indianapolis is ranked number one, while Queens (NC) is number two. Seven teams from the Great Lakes Valley …

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Lady Panthers race past Harris-Stowe St. 103-46

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Playing in front of an enthusiastic crowd of 1,804 on Hiland Dairy Kid’s Day and without their leading scorer, the third-ranked Drury Lady Panthers easily turned back the Harris-Stowe State Hornets 103-46 on Thursday afternoon at the O’Reilly Family Event Center.   With senior all-American Paige Robinson …

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Drury baseball unveils 2022 schedule

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.— Drury will launch their 15th season of baseball as an NCAA-II program on Feb. 11 when they host Fort Hays State.   The Panthers unveiled their 2022 schedule, a slate that currently includes a total of 51 games with 28 contests in the Great Lakes Valley Conference.   …

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