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Saturday 10/19/2019
Eagles take down Butler in homecoming game
Updated: October 19, 2019 - 6:40 pm

Quarterback Mark Pappasthrew for a career-high 300 yards and three touchdowns and defensive end Vaughn Taylor recorded 3.5 tackles, including a sack and a half as the Morehead State football team outlasted Butler 31-20 for a Homecoming victory at Jayne Stadium Saturday.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Saturday, October 19, 2019 5:08 pm. Updated: 6:40 pm.

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Thursday 10/17/2019
Basketball players prepare for upcoming season
Updated: October 17, 2019 - 5:04 pm

Morehead State University men and women basketball teams hosted the annual Media Day which previewed the Eagles’ upcoming season that’s just around the corner.    

Posted in Life and arts, News, Sports, Mobile on Thursday, October 17, 2019 4:54 pm. Updated: 5:04 pm.

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Wednesday 10/16/2019
Lohmeier tops 1,000 in Eagle loss
Updated: October 16, 2019 - 7:51 am

For the final time this season, Morehead State volleyball faced a non-conference opponent, going toe-to-toe with West Virginia Tuesday night. The Eagles (14-5) kept it close throughout before ultimately dropping to the Mountaineers (10-8) in four sets.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 7:35 am. Updated: 7:51 am.

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Friday 10/11/2019
Late rally falls short for soccer V. Skyhawks
Updated: October 11, 2019 - 10:20 pm

Sophomore Nicole Palmerscored a penalty-kick goal in the 87th minute but Morehead State Soccer's late rally attempt ultimately fell short in a 2-1 setback against UT Martin on an overcast Friday evening at MSU Recreation & Wellness Field.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Friday, October 11, 2019 10:11 pm. Updated: 10:20 pm.

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Wednesday 10/09/2019
Volleyball Extends Winning Streak to Four Games over Eastern Kentucky with Wednesday Sweep
Updated: October 09, 2019 - 9:13 pm

Looking to extend their winning streak over their in-state rival, Morehead State volleyball did so in grand fashion Wednesday night. The Eagles (13-4, 4-1 OVC) swept Eastern Kentucky (6-13, 1-4), taking the match by scores of 25-18, 25-22, and 25-15.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 9:06 pm. Updated: 9:13 pm.

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Saturday 10/05/2019
RIFLE WINS 2019-20 SEASON OPENER AGAINST NORTH GEORGIA
Posted: October 05, 2019

MOREHEAD, Ky. -- Morehead State rifle opened its 2019-20 season with a home victory over North Georgia Saturday.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Saturday, October 5, 2019 9:46 pm.

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MSU falls to Davidson in PFL opener
Updated: October 05, 2019 - 9:55 pm

Despite outscoring Davidson 21-0 in the fourth quarter, the Morehead State Football team dropped its opening Pioneer Football League game of 2019 with a 42-31 setback against the Wildcats on a sunny Saturday afternoon at Jayne Stadium.

Posted in News, Sports on Saturday, October 5, 2019 6:06 pm. Updated: 9:55 pm.

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Soccer Falls in closing moments to Murray State
Updated: October 05, 2019 - 6:05 am

After Morehead State Soccer tied the match at 1-1 on a goal by senior Ashley Ritchie in the 86th minute, Murray State's Izzy Heckman banged in the match-winning goal from 20-yards out with under a minute remaining to give the Racers a 2-1 victory over the Eagles in Ohio Valley Conference play on Friday evening at the MSU Recreation & Wellness Intramural Field.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Saturday, October 5, 2019 5:56 am. Updated: 6:05 am.

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Monday 09/30/2019
Soccer shuts out Purdue Fort Wayne
Updated: September 30, 2019 - 8:59 am

Haley Nelson and Caitlyn Burdine each scored a goal Sunday to beat Purdue Fort Wayne 2-1 in Morehead.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Monday, September 30, 2019 8:48 am. Updated: 8:59 am.

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Saturday 09/28/2019
Total Team Effort Propels Volleyball Past Tennessee State
Updated: September 28, 2019 - 4:50 pm

Picking up where it left off last night, Morehead State volleyball improved to 2-0 in Ohio Valley Conference play with a straight-set victory over Tennessee State Saturday afternoon. The Eagles (11-3, 2-0 OVC) took the match, sweeping the Tigers (8-7, 1-1) by scores of 25-18, 25-11, and 25-18.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Saturday, September 28, 2019 4:41 pm. Updated: 4:50 pm.

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Friday 09/27/2019
Last-second goal takes out Belmont in soccer
Updated: September 27, 2019 - 9:47 pm

With three seconds remaining in the match, Morehead State Soccer sophomore defender Nicole Palmerscored the game-winning goal as the Eagles defeated Ohio Valley Conference foe Belmont 1-0 on Friday evening at the MSU Recreation & Wellness Intramural Field.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Friday, September 27, 2019 9:36 pm. Updated: 9:47 pm.

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Volleyball opens conference a winner
Updated: September 27, 2019 - 9:25 pm

Opening conference play on its home floor, Morehead State volleyball improved to 7-0 at Johnson Arena, defeating Belmont in four sets. The Eagles (10-3, 1-0 OVC) dropped the first set 20-25 to the Bruins (1-15, 0-1) before reeling off three straight set victories (25-21, 25-16, and 25-15) for the victory.

Posted in News, Sports, Media on Friday, September 27, 2019 9:22 pm. Updated: 9:25 pm.

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Monday 09/23/2019
Volleyball Downs Southeastern Louisiana to Complete Undefeated Weekend
Posted: September 23, 2019

MOREHEAD, Ky. – For the second time this season, Morehead State volleyball completes a perfect weekend at home, sweeping Southeastern Louisiana to the 2019 Comfort Inn-Vitational. The Eagles (9-3) downed the Lions (5-9) by scores of 25-13, 25-16, and 25-19 to take the match in straight sets.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Monday, September 23, 2019 10:52 am.

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Thursday 09/19/2019
MSU volleyball ends losing streak against Marshall
Updated: September 19, 2019 - 10:25 pm

Ending a five-game losing skid to regional rival Marshall, Morehead State volleyball snapped the streak in grand fashion Thursday night. The Eagles (7-3) defeated the Thundering Herd (7-4) in a five-set thriller to bring the volleyball version of the Ellis T. Johnson Trophy back home.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Thursday, September 19, 2019 10:14 pm. Updated: 10:25 pm.

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Saturday 09/14/2019
Second half rally leads Eagles over KSU
Updated: September 14, 2019 - 11:02 pm

After falling behind 14-0 early in the first quarter, the Morehead State Football team ran away with a 73-34 victory over nearby foe Kentucky Christian thanks to a huge second-half effort on Saturday afternoon at Jayne Stadium.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Saturday, September 14, 2019 10:45 pm. Updated: 11:02 pm.

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Late Goal Propels Wright State Over Soccer
Updated: September 14, 2019 - 1:21 pm

MOREHEAD, Ky. – After taking a 1-0 lead into halftime, the Morehead State Soccer team succumbed to Wright State, 2-1, on Friday evening at the MSU Recreation & Wellness Intramural Field.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Saturday, September 14, 2019 1:17 pm. Updated: 1:21 pm.

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Saturday 09/07/2019
Volleyball Eagles sweep Providence
Updated: September 07, 2019 - 4:52 pm

The Morehead State volleyball Eagles swept Providence College 3-0 during the Morehead State Eagle Challenge  

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Saturday, September 7, 2019 4:48 pm. Updated: 4:52 pm.

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Friday 09/06/2019
Soccer falls in double OT
Updated: September 06, 2019 - 11:38 pm

With four seconds remaining in the second golden-goal overtime period, Miami (Ohio) forward Lyda Bogdanovitch netted a breakaway goal to give the Redhawks a 2-1 victory over Morehead State Soccer on Friday evening at the MSU Recreation & Wellness Intramural Field.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Friday, September 6, 2019 11:08 pm. Updated: 11:38 pm.

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Sunday 09/01/2019
Soccer claws back for first win of 2019
Updated: September 01, 2019 - 8:03 pm

The 2019 Morehead State Soccer team etched itself in history with a 2-1 win over Akron on Sunday evening as the victory marked the program's first-ever victory on their new home field, the MSU Recreation & Wellness Intramural Field.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Sunday, September 1, 2019 7:53 pm. Updated: 8:03 pm.

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Thursday 08/29/2019
Eagles crush Union in opener
Updated: August 29, 2019 - 11:19 pm

Morehead State sophomore quarterback Mark Pappas tossed for 236 yards and three scores in his first career start as he helped power the football Eagles to a 44-7 victory over Union (Ky.) on a picture-perfect Thursday evening at Jayne Stadium.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Thursday, August 29, 2019 9:50 pm. Updated: 11:19 pm.

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Wednesday 08/28/2019
Casting for opportunities
Updated: August 28, 2019 - 6:49 pm

Youth Bass Tournament
Head Coach Steve Caudill and Kendal Brown a senior at Rowan County Senior High School preapar to leave the dock on Sunday, August 25, 2019 in Morehead, Ky. Photos by Nacogdoches Miller. Nacogdoches Miller

Posted in Life and arts, News, Sports, Mobile on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 5:01 pm. Updated: 6:49 pm.

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Tuesday 08/27/2019
Aoki new baseball coach
Updated: August 28, 2019 - 8:45 am

MOREHEAD Mik Aoki wants to help student-athletes develop their mind, heart and body through the baseball field.

Posted in Sports, Mobile on Tuesday, August 27, 2019 1:17 pm. Updated: 8:45 am.

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Saturday 08/24/2019
MSU volleyball defeats Bellarmine
Updated: August 24, 2019 - 7:04 pm

 In the team's final tune-up prior to the 2019 season opener, Morehead State volleyball downed Bellarmine in an exhibition match Saturday. The Eagles defeated the Knights in four sets, dropping the first 25-19 before rattling off three straight set victories (25-17, 25-20, and 25-17).

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Saturday, August 24, 2019 6:38 pm. Updated: 7:04 pm.

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Friday 08/23/2019
Soccer Drops 3-0 Decision Against Butler in Season-Opener
Updated: August 23, 2019 - 12:10 pm

MOREHEAD, Ky. – The Butler Bulldogs used three first-half goals to defeat Morehead State Soccer 3-0 in the Eagles inaugural match of 2019 and their first at the MSU Recreation & Wellness Intramural Field on Thursday evening.

Posted in Sports, Mobile on Friday, August 23, 2019 11:51 am. Updated: 12:10 pm.

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Saturday 05/25/2019
Eagles reach final, fall to Jacksonville State
Updated: May 25, 2019 - 8:59 pm

MARION, Ill. -- Morehead State baseball defeated Austin Peay 9-4 Saturday afternoon to reach the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament Championship round for the second straight season, but ultimately it wasn't enough as MSU fell 10-3 to Jacksonville State in the title contest at Rent One Ballpark.

Posted in News, Sports, Media on Saturday, May 25, 2019 8:49 pm. Updated: 8:59 pm.

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Friday 05/24/2019
Eagles alive in OVC after Layne walk-off homer
Updated: May 24, 2019 - 9:18 am

MARION, Ill. -- Facing elimination in the 2019 Ohio Valley Conference baseball tournament, Morehead State junior Ryan Layne made sure his Eagles weren't taking an early two-and-out exit.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Friday, May 24, 2019 9:00 am. Updated: 9:18 am.

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Monday 04/22/2019
Beach Volleyball Wraps Season with a Home Sweep of Louisville
Updated: April 23, 2019 - 1:29 pm

Competing for the final time during the 2019 season, Morehead State beach volleyball collected a pair of wins against an in-state foe. The Eagles (16-7) defeated Louisville in both ends of a dual match, sweeping match one before outlasting the Cardinals in match two, winning 3-2.

Posted in Sports, Media, Mobile on Monday, April 22, 2019 6:20 pm. Updated: 1:29 pm.

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Saturday 04/20/2019
Hammon's Heroics, Leonard's Bat Help Baseball Eagles Take Down EIU Twice Thursday
Posted: April 20, 2019

MOREHEAD, Ky. -- Senior shortstop Reid Leonard totaled seven hits, including the go-ahead RBI single in the opener, and senior left-fielder Jake Hammon belted a two-out, two-run homer to take the lead in game two as the Morehead State baseball team defeated Eastern Illinois 11-8 and 10-8 in a doubleheader at Allen Field Thursday.

Posted in Sports, Mobile on Saturday, April 20, 2019 1:23 pm.

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Friday 04/05/2019
Eagles rout SIUE 10-1 in first of three
Updated: April 05, 2019 - 9:16 pm

Junior lefty Dalton Stambaugh struck out a season-high 10 over 7.2 innings, while the Morehead State baseball bats struck for six doubles and two home runs en route to a 10-1 victory over visiting SIU Edwardsville in an OVC series opening game at Allen Field Friday.

Posted in Sports, News, Media on Friday, April 5, 2019 8:56 pm. Updated: 9:16 pm.

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Monday 04/01/2019
BEACH VOLLEYBALL IMPEACHES GOVERNORS FOR FIRST CONFERENCE VICTORY
Posted: April 01, 2019

MOREHEAD, Ky. – Facing Atlantic Sun competition for the first time in program history, Morehead State beach volleyball worked a split versus familiar completion on Saturday. The Eagles (9-4, 1-1 ASUN) dropped the first match of their dual match with Austin Peay (6-10, 2-2) before storming back to claim victory in the second match.

Posted in Sports, Mobile on Monday, April 1, 2019 6:11 pm.

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Wednesday 03/20/2019
Women nail down first round, and history
Updated: March 28, 2019 - 8:11 pm

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Morehead State women's basketball team earned its first postseason victory in program history as they defeated Ohio State 71-61 in the first round of the 2019 Women's National Invitation Tournament on Wednesday evening at Value City Arena.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 11:38 pm. Updated: 8:11 pm.

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Friday 03/15/2019
Baseball Rebounds to Top West Virginia 9-6 Wednesday
Updated: March 15, 2019 - 8:28 am

MOREHEAD, Ky. -- Morehead State's baseball team rebounded from a setback Tuesday to rally and defeat West Virginia 9-6 at Allen Field Wednesday.

Posted in Sports, Mobile on Friday, March 15, 2019 8:21 am. Updated: 8:28 am.

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Friday 03/08/2019
Eagles come up short in OVC tournament
Updated: March 08, 2019 - 9:10 am

Despite a valiant second-half effort after trailing by more than 20, the Morehead State men's basketball team ultimately saw its season come to a close on Thursday night in the quarterfinals of the OVC Tournament as the Eagles fell 95-81 to the Austin Peay Govs.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Friday, March 8, 2019 8:55 am. Updated: 9:10 am.

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Thursday 03/07/2019
Women's Basketball Advances in OVC Tournament with Win
Updated: March 07, 2019 - 10:02 am

EVANSVILLE, Ind. – Behind a pair of big games from seniors Darianne Seward and Miranda Crockett, the Morehead State women's basketball team defeated Jacksonville State 77-60 in the first round of the 2019 Ohio Valley Conference Championship Tournament on Wednesday afternoon at the Ford Center.

Posted in Sports, Mobile on Thursday, March 7, 2019 9:43 am. Updated: 10:02 am.

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Men's Hoops Advances in OVC Tournament With 72-68 Triumph
Updated: March 07, 2019 - 10:04 am

EVANSVILLE, Ind. -- Led by a career high 23 points from sophomore Malek Green, Morehead State men's basketball advanced in the 2019 Ohio Valley Conference with a 72-68 victory SIU Edwardsville Wednesday at the Ford Center.

Posted in Sports, Mobile on Thursday, March 7, 2019 9:44 am. Updated: 10:04 am.

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Sunday 03/03/2019
Baseball Soars to Doubleheader Sweep Over NJIT
Updated: March 04, 2019 - 6:54 pm

MOREHEAD, Ky. -- Powered by a pair of seven-hit days from seniors Hunter Fain and Jake Hammon and a grand slam from fellow senior Connor Pauly, the Morehead State baseball team powered its way to a doubleheader sweep of NJIT Saturday. The Eagles rallied for an 11-7 triumph in game one and erupted for 20 hits en route to a 21-5 bashing in game two.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Sunday, March 3, 2019 11:48 am. Updated: 6:54 pm. | Tags: Baseball , Morehead State Baseball , Msu , Morehead

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Friday 03/01/2019
Men's Basketball Finds the Shooting Tough in Setback to Murray State
Updated: March 01, 2019 - 5:16 pm

MOREHEAD, Ky. -- Morehead State men's basketball found the going tough on offense Thursday night as the Eagles were only able to shoot 13 percent in the first half and 25 percent overall in falling 71-52 to Murray State.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Friday, March 1, 2019 5:13 pm. Updated: 5:16 pm.

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Thursday 02/28/2019
Women's Basketball Winner on Senior Day against Murray State
Updated: February 28, 2019 - 8:59 pm

MOREHEAD, Ky. – Led by senior guard Miranda Crockett's 21 points and senior forward Tierra McGowan's 10 point and 19 rebound performance, the Morehead State women's basketball team turned away Ohio Valley Conference foe Murray State 80-71 on Thursday evening at Johnson Arena.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Thursday, February 28, 2019 8:57 pm. Updated: 8:59 pm.

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Monday 02/25/2019
Baseball Eagles Persevere For 4-3 Walk-Off Victory to Sweep Oakland Series
Posted: February 25, 2019

MOREHEAD, Ky. -- Despite being no-hit until the seventh inning, Morehead State baseball took advantage of some strange occurrences and pitched efficiently in leading to a 4-3 walk-off victory over Oakland Sunday. The Eagles swept all four contests against the Golden Grizzlies this week.

Posted in Sports, News, Mobile on Monday, February 25, 2019 4:13 pm.

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Saturday 02/23/2019
Offensive Onslaught and Lock-Down Pitching Efforts Propel Baseball to Doubleheader Sweep
Posted: February 23, 2019

MOREHEAD, Ky. -- An offensive onslaught, including innings with seven and eight-run productions - plus lock-down pitching from the entire staff - propelled Morehead State baseball to a doubleheader sweep (16-3 and 11-0) over Oakland at Allen Field Friday.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Saturday, February 23, 2019 11:00 am.

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Friday 02/22/2019
MSU seniors set rifle records and move on to the NCAA Championship
Updated: February 25, 2019 - 9:16 pm

After finding their home on the Morehead State rifle team, two seniors have already set new records for themselves and for the university. 

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Friday, February 22, 2019 3:36 pm. Updated: 9:16 pm. | Tags: Morehead State , Rifle , Rifle Team , Ncaa , Sports , Morehead State University

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Saturday 02/16/2019
Heroic Comeback Effort Falls Short, Men's Hoops Set back by Austin Peay
Updated: February 16, 2019 - 10:11 pm

MOREHEAD, Ky. – The Morehead State men's basketball Eagles gained a double-digit lead, saw it evaporate, and fought to gain the lead in the closing minutes. However, the Eagles fell one play short of a victory, as Austin Peay defeated MSU, 73-70, Saturday afternoon at Johnson Arena.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Saturday, February 16, 2019 10:08 pm. Updated: 10:11 pm.

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Women's Hoops Defeats Eastern Kentucky
Updated: February 16, 2019 - 10:11 pm

MOREHEAD, Ky. – The Morehead State women's basketball team snapped a two-game losing streak with a 68-52 win over Ohio Valley Conference rival Eastern Kentucky on Saturday afternoon at Johnson Arena.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Saturday, February 16, 2019 10:02 pm. Updated: 10:11 pm.

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Friday 02/15/2019
Eagles Leave Colonels Heartbroken on Valentine’s Day
Updated: February 15, 2019 - 9:59 am

MOREHEAD, Ky. – Well-balanced scoring and controlling the glass were the keys to success for tonight's match-up, and the Morehead State men's basketball Eagles executed on both fronts, defeating Eastern Kentucky 78-72 Thursday evening at Johnson Arena.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Friday, February 15, 2019 9:49 am. Updated: 9:59 am.

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Thursday 02/14/2019
Big Nights From Calvert & Jeune Not Enough as Women's Hoops Falls to Govs
Updated: February 14, 2019 - 9:41 pm

MOREHEAD, Ky. –  Despite graduate forward McKenzie Calvert tying a career-best with 27 points and junior guard Aliyah Jeuneregistering a double-double of 24 points and 10 rebounds, the Morehead State women's basketball team suffered an 84-75 setback to Ohio Valley Conference foe Austin Peay on Thursday evening at Johnson Arena.

Posted in Sports, Mobile on Thursday, February 14, 2019 9:38 pm. Updated: 9:41 pm.

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Saturday 02/09/2019
Men's Hoops Battles Belmont Tight for the Full 40 Before Succumbing 96-86
Updated: February 09, 2019 - 7:10 pm

An early lead went by the wayside in the first half, but Morehead State's men's basketball team fought until the end before falling 96-86 to OVC first-place Belmont Saturday at Johnson Arena.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Saturday, February 9, 2019 7:06 pm. Updated: 7:10 pm.

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Long Ball Dooms Women's Hoops Against Belmont
Updated: February 09, 2019 - 5:18 pm

MOREHEAD, Ky. – The Morehead State women's basketball team had its eight-game winning streak snapped with a 77-57 loss to the Ohio Valley Conference's first-place Belmont Bruins on Saturday afternoon at Johnson Arena. 

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Saturday, February 9, 2019 5:01 pm. Updated: 5:18 pm.

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Friday 02/08/2019
Eagles Drop Double Overtime Heartbreaker to Tennessee State
Updated: February 08, 2019 - 9:15 pm

MOREHEAD, Ky. – The Morehead State men's basketball Eagles fought tooth-and-nail with the Tennessee State ball club, but ultimately fell in the second overtime, 81-80, Thursday evening at Johnson Arena. Tonight's tilt saw 10 ties and 19 lead changes, with neither team leading by more than six throughout the duration of the contest.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Friday, February 8, 2019 9:10 pm. Updated: 9:15 pm.

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Thursday 02/07/2019
Women's late run rolls over Lady Tigers
Updated: February 07, 2019 - 10:33 pm

The Morehead State women's basketball team used a 19-6 run over the final 6:51 of action on its way to winning its eighth consecutive game with a 71-55 victory over Ohio Valley Conference opponent Tennessee State on Thursday evening at Johnson Arena.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Thursday, February 7, 2019 10:28 pm. Updated: 10:33 pm.

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Monday 02/04/2019
Cheer Brings Home Two More National Championships
Updated: February 04, 2019 - 7:12 pm

Morehead State cheerleading added to its unmatched success this weekend at the UCA National Championships in Orlando as the coed squad won its fourth consecutive title, while the four-person all-girl stunt team also claimed a national championship.

Posted in News, Sports, Mobile on Monday, February 4, 2019 6:53 pm. Updated: 7:12 pm.

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