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Franklin Racks Up Third Consecutive MVC Weekly Honor

ST. LOUIS – Lady Bear basketball senior Jasmine Franklin became the third player in Missouri Valley Conference history to win three consecutive Player of the Week honors to open the season, the league announced today. Franklin added two more double-double performances last week against Power Five foes No. 24 Virginia Tech …

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Bears Open Valley Play Wednesday at Illinois State

GAME 7 – Missouri State Bears (4-2) at Illinois State Redbirds (3-4) Date and Time Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021 | 7:00 p.m. (Central) Location Redbird Arena (10,200) | Normal, Illinois Tickets GoRedbirds.com | (309) 438-8000 Radio KWTO (101.3 FM) (Art Hains, Mike Keltner) | MSU Radio Network | Listen Live …

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Twelve Bears Named to All-MVFC Squad

ST. LOUIS – A total of 12 Missouri State players were honored as All-MVFC Team selections Monday (Nov. 29) by the Missouri Valley Football Conference for their outstanding efforts during the Bears’ memorable 2021 season.   The list of honorees includes six first-team selections, including QB Jason Shelley (Frisco, Texas), …

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Bears Drop Barn Burner to UTM in Playoff Opener

Final Stats | Season Stats | Postgame Presser   SPRINGFIELD – In an NCAA Playoff game that featured eight lead changes, it seemed only fitting that the “Cardiac Bears” of Missouri State had the ball in game’s deciding moments, driving into UT Martin territory for the potential go-ahead score.   …

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Lady Bears Down No. 24 Hokies in San Juan Shootout Opener

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Missouri State’s women’s basketball team improved to 4-1 on the season after handing the No. 24 Virginia Tech Hokies (5-1) their first loss of the season, 76-68. The victory marked the second consecutive win over a Power Five opponent for the Lady Bears and was the …

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Bears Land Two on All-MVC Volleyball Teams

MVC Release St. LOUIS, Mo. – A pair of Missouri State volleyball players appear on the 2021 All-Missouri Valley Conference teams, the league announced Thanksgiving morning, with senior Amelia Flynn repeating as a First Team selection and Maddy Bushnell making the All-Freshman Team. Flynn started every match and appeared in …

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Prim Posts 20; Bears Take Down GW in Third-Place Game

Box Score | Season Stats  | BYU Game Tickets   NAPLES, Fla. – Led by 20 points from Gaige Prim, Missouri State (4-2) dispatched George Washington, 72-54, here Wednesday in the third-place game of the inaugural Naples Invitational.   Prim finished 9-of-17 from the field with a game-high 9 rebounds. …

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Shelley Named Valley Offensive Player of the Year

MVFC Release | Bears Playoff Tickets   ST. LOUIS – Missouri State quarterback Jason Shelley (Frisco, Texas) was announced Wednesday (Nov. 24) as the Missouri Valley Football Conference Offensive Player of the Year as well as the league’s Newcomer of the Year.   A transfer from Utah State, Shelley has …

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