Missouri Southern Athletics

September 30, 2014
Lions Golf Finishes Texoma Championships Tied for 7th
The Missouri Southern golf team finished the Texoma Championships tied for seventh place.

September 30, 2014
Lions look to win third-straight as Southern plays host to Central Missouri for Homecoming
The Missouri Southern football team will look to win its third game in a row when the Lions play host to Central Missouri this Saturday for Homecoming 2014. Kickoff from Fred G. Hughes Stadium inside the Robert W. Plaster Sports Complex is slated for 2 pm.

September 30, 2014
Softball Winter Academies and Camps Announced Today
Missouri Southern Softball Head Coach Bill Gray has announced the dates and times for this year’s softball academies and winter camps.

September 29, 2014
Lions Golf in 7th Place After Day 1 at Texoma Championship
The Missouri Southern golf team is sitting in seventh place following the first two rounds of the Texoma Championship at the Chickasaw Pointe Golf Club.

September 28, 2014
Lions Golfers Head to Texoma Championship
The Missouri Southern golf team will head to Oklahoma to take part in the Texoma Championship this Monday and Tuesday.

September 27, 2014
Big plays, key interceptions lead Lions to 42-21 win at home over Washburn
The Missouri Southern football team used a combination of big plays and stellar defense and the Lions defeated visiting Washburn 42-21 tonight at Fred G. Hughes Stadium inside the Robert W. Plaster Sports Complex.

September 27, 2014
Southern volleyball falls in four to Northwest Missouri
The Missouri Southern volleyball team won the first set in convincing fashion, but visiting Northwest Missouri came-from-behind to defeat the Lions three sets to one at Young Gymnasium. Individual set scores were 25-16, 24-26, 13-25, 15-25.

September 27, 2014
Lions Soccer Fall 1-0 to Fort Hays State
The Missouri Southern Lions dropped a heartbreaker to visiting Fort Hays State, 1-0, Saturday afternoon at Hal Bodon Field.

September 26, 2014
Volleyball falls 3-0 at home to Missouri Western
The Missouri Southern Volleyball team fell three sets to none to Missouri Western tonight in the Lions' home opener. Individual set scores were 19-25, 20-25 and 17-25.

September 26, 2014
Missouri Southern Atheltics Inducts 2014 Hall of Fame Class
The Missouri Southern athletics department has announced the 2014 Athletics Hall of Fame Class as four individuals will be enshrined as part of Hall of Fame Weekend on September 26-27. The list includes four former student-athletes from the sports of football, baseball and men's and women’s track and field.

September 25, 2014
Lions Down UNK 2-0
The Missouri Southern Lions (3-3-1, 1-2-0 MIAA) defeated visiting Nebraska-Kearney (1-4-1, 1-2-0 MIAA) 2-0 Thursday night at Hal Bodon Field.

September 24, 2014
Groundbreaking planned for new baseball facility
A groundbreaking for Missouri Southern’s new baseball stadium will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, adjacent to the MSSU Softball Complex, east of Fred G. Hughes Stadium at the Robert W. Plaster Sports Complex.

September 24, 2014
Southern football plays host to Washburn for Hall of Fame Weekend this Saturday
The Missouri Southern football team will look to move to .500 with a win this Saturday as the Lions play host to Washburn University for Hall of Fame Weekend. Kickoff from Fred G. Hughes Stadium is slated for 6:30 pm.

September 23, 2014
Lions take out Pitt State 3-2 in State Farm Trophy Series Matchup
The Missouri Southern picked up its first conference win in three seasons, winning at Pittsburg State three sets to two and picking up a win in the State Farm Trophy Series. Individual set scores were 25-21, 20-25, 25-23, 13-25, 15-6.

September 23, 2014
MSSU/PSU Athletics Announce State Farm Trophy Series
The athletic departments at both Missouri Southern and Pittsburg State, in conjunction with your local State Farm agents, are happy to announce the trophy series between the two schools will be known as the State Farm Trophy Series.

September 23, 2014
Lions Golf Finishes 16th Annual NSU Men's Classic in 13th
The Missouri Southern golf team finished the three round NSU Men's Classic in 13th.

September 23, 2014
Schott Named MIAA Men's Cross Country Athlete of the Week
Missouri Southern’s Eric Schott was named the MIAA Men’s Cross Country Athlete of the Week.

September 22, 2014
Lions Golf in 13th After Day 1 of the NSU Men's Classic
The Missouri Southern Lions are sitting in 13th following the conclusion of day one at the 16th Annual NSU Men's Classic.

September 22, 2014
Missouri Southern facilities play host to many outside activities
Last week, the Joplin High School Volleyball team played its first match inside the new Kaminsky Gymnasium on the re-built Joplin High School Campus.

September 22, 2014
Freshman kicker Brock Renken named MIAA Special Teams Athlete of the Week
Missouri Southern freshman kicker Brock Renken has been named the MIAA Special Teams Athlete of the Week, the league announced today.

September 21, 2014
Lions Drop 2-0 Decision to Northeastern State
The Missouri Southern Lions (2-3-1, 0-2-0 MIAA) dropped their second MIAA road match of the season 2-0 to the Northeastern State RiverHawks (3-2-0, 1-1-0 MIAA) on Sunday afternoon.

September 20, 2014
Southern football wins 34-17 at Nebraska-Kearney
The Missouri Southern football team scored 17 points in the third quarter and the Lions' defense held strong as Southern took out Nebraska-Kearney 34-17 inside Cope Stadium in Kearney, Neb.

September 20, 2014
14th-ranked men's cross country finishes third at Southern Stampede
Missouri Southern senior Eric Schott took home the individual title and the 14th ranked Lions cross country team placed third overall in the 2014 First to the Finish Southern Stampede today at the Tom Rutledge Cross Country Course.

September 20, 2014
Women's cross country opens season with fourth-place finish at Southern Stampede
The 15th ranked Missouri Southern women's cross country team had four runners in the top 26 and the Lions finished fourth overall at the 2014 First to the Finish Southern Stampede.

September 20, 2014
Southern volleyball falls 3-0 at fourth ranked Nebraska-Kearney
The Missouri Southern volleyball team ran into a very good offensive team today as fourth-ranked Nebraska-Kearney took out the Lions three sets to none in Kearney. Individual set scores were 10-25, 20-25 and 17-25.

September 20, 2014
2014 First to the Finish Southern Stampede Results

September 19, 2014
Southern volleyball falls 3-1 at Fort Hays State
The Missouri Southern Volleyball team hit the ball well tonight, but came out on the wrong end of the box score, falling three sets to one at Fort Hays State. Individual set scores were 20-25, 26-24, 23-25 and 20-25.

September 19, 2014
Lions Drop MIAA Opener to Southwest Baptist
The Missouri Southern Lions (2-2-1, 0-1-0 MIAA) dropped their MIAA opener Friday afternoon, 4-1, at Southwest Baptist (2-1, 1-0 MIAA).

September 19, 2014
Nationally ranked cross country teams play host to 26th annual Southern Stampede
The nationally ranked Missouri Southern men's and women's cross country programs will play host to the 26th annual First to the Finish Southern Stampede on Saturday at the Missouri Southern Cross Country Course.

September 18, 2014
MSSU women's athletes raising money with Pride For Pink campaign
The athletes and coaches in the women’s sports at Missouri Southern are engaging in a fundraising campaign this year they have labeled Pride for Pink.

September 16, 2014
Southern volleyball falls 3-0 at Central Oklahoma
The Missouri Southern volleyball team opened up MIAA play tonight and dropped a three-set match at Central Oklahoma. Individual set scores were 20-25, 21-25 and 23-25.

September 16, 2014
Southern football heads to Kearney to take on the Lopers this Saturday
The Missouri Southern football team will look for win No. 1 this season as the Lions travel to Kearney, Neb. to take on the Nebraska-Kearney Lopers this Saturday. Kickoff is slated for 7 pm.

September 16, 2014
Vitale Named MIAA Offensive Athlete of the Week
Missouri Southern’s Casey Vitale was named the MIAA Women’s Soccer Offensive Athlete of the Week.

September 14, 2014
Lions Tie Tigers 3-3 in First Home Match
The Missouri Southern Lions fought back twice to overcome one goal deficits to tie the East Central Tigers in their first home match of the 2014 season.

September 13, 2014
Volleyball drops final two matches at South Central Classic
The Missouri Southern volleyball team dropped a pair of three-set matches today, losing 3-0 to both Southern Nazarene and Southeastern Oklahoma.

September 12, 2014
Lions Soccer Blows Out Rogers State 5-0
The Missouri Southern Lions (2-1) drummed host Rogers State (0-4) 5-0 Friday evening at Soldier Field.

September 12, 2014
Lions sweep opening matches of South Central Classic
The Missouri Southern volleyball swept its opening matches today, winning 3-0 over New Mexico Highlands and 3-2 over East Central at the South Central Classic.

September 11, 2014
Lions football falls 40-14 at home to No. 1 ranked Northwest Missouri
Missouri Southern junior running back Giresse Forchu scored two rushing touchdowns, but the Lions' football team fell 40-14 tonight in the home opener against No. 1 ranked Northwest Missouri in front of 6,247 fans at Fred G. Hughes Stadium.

September 9, 2014
Southern football prepares for No. 1 ranked Northwest Missouri Thursday night
The Missouri Southern football team will play host to No. 1 ranked Northwest Missouri this Thursday for the home opener at Fred G. Hughes Stadium. Kick off is slated for 6:30 pm.

September 9, 2014
Lions Golf Finishes Lincoln Invitational in 8th Place
The Missouri Southern golf team finished its first MIAA points event of the season in eighth place today at Old Kinderhook Country Club.

September 8, 2014
Lions Golf in 8th Place After Day 1 at Lincoln Invitational
The Missouri Southern golf team sits in eighth place following the first day of the Lincoln Invitational hosted by Lincoln University.

September 6, 2014
Lions split final day's matches at Angelo State Tournament
The Missouri Southern volleyball team split its final two matches today at the Angelo State Tournament, winning in five sets over Tarleton State, but falling in three to Arkansas-Fort Smith.

September 6, 2014
Lions Defeat Miners 3-2
The Missouri Southern Lions (1-1) struck first as they scored two goals within ten minutes as the Lions defeated Missouri S&T (0-1) 3-2 Saturday afternoon at Drury University.

September 5, 2014
Volleyball drops two on opening day at Angelo State Tournament
The Missouri Southern volleyball team dropped a pair of tough matches today in the opening day of the Angelo State Tournament, falling 3-1 to #19 ranked Angelo in the opener and 3-1 in the nightcap to Arkansas-Monticello.

September 4, 2014
Southern football falls 53-28 at 22nd ranked Emporia State
The Missouri Southern football team scored first tonight, but the 22nd ranked Emporia State Hornets racked up 517 yards of offense and the Lions fell 53-28 in the 2014 season opener.

September 4, 2014
Lions Soccer Drops Season Opener to Panthers
The Missouri Southern Lions opened their 2014 season with a 2-0 loss to Drury University at Harrison Stadium Thursday night.

September 4, 2014
Lions Softball Adds Assistant Coach
Lions Head Softball Coach Bill Gray has announced the hiring of Melissa Chmielewski as the new assistant coach.

September 3, 2014
Pricing and viewing information for video telecasts
The MIAA has announced the pricing structure for live web streams via the Stretch Internet Game Central 2.0 platform. Fans can access the web streams through either the MSSU athletic website or from the league portal.

September 3, 2014
Day 2 of Missouri Intercollegiate Rained Out
The final round of the Missouri Intercollegiate was cancelled today due to rain.

September 2, 2014
Lions Golf in Second After First Day at Missouri Intercollegiate
Sunrise Beach, Mo. - The Missouri Southern Men's Golf team carded a two round total of 596 (301-295) to finish day one of the Missouri Intercollegiate in second place.

September 1, 2014
Football opens up 2014 season at No. 22 Emporia State Thursday
The Missouri Southern football team will travel to Emporia, Kan. this Thursday to open up the season as the Lions take on 22nd ranked Emporia State inside Welch Stadium at 7 pm.

August 30, 2014
Former Southern baseball player Logan Moon wins Appalachian League batting title in first pro year
Former Missouri Southern outfielder Logan Moon went 1-1 in the season finale Friday for the Burlington Royals and with that performance, Moon won the Appalachian League batting title in his first professional season.

August 28, 2014
Missouri Southern Men's Golf Tabbed Eighth in Pre-Season Poll
In the first men’s golf poll to be released by the MIAA the Central Missouri men were an unanimous decisions to win the league championship. The Mules are coming off season’s where they were able to win the conference tournament.

August 27, 2014
Men's cross country unanimous pick to win MIAA
The Missouri Southern men's cross country team has been picked to win the 2014 MIAA Cross Country Title as the league announced the pre-season coaches' poll today.

August 27, 2014
Women's Cross Country picked to finish third in MIAA preseason poll
The Missouri Southern women's cross country team has been picked to finish third in the 2014 MIAA Women's Cross Country Coaches Poll, the league announced today.

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Lions Men's Basketball Coach Jeff Boschee Accepts ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Joplin, Mo. – Today Men’s Basketball Head Coach Jeff Boschee accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge presented to him by Ottawa University assistant coach Aaron Siebenthall. Coach Boschee now extends the challenge to former MSSU Men’s Basketball Coach Robert Corn, MSSU President Dr. Alan Marble, MSSU assistant coach Sam McMahon, and his brother head coach at Bemidji State Mike Boschee. You all have 24 hours to complete the challenge for donate to ALS. #GoLions

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Coach Bill Gray Accepts ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Joplin, Mo. – Today MSSU Softball Head Coach Bill Gray accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge that was forward to him by University of West Georgia head coach, Mandy Morgan. Coach Gray has now issued the challenge to the head coach at Missouri S&T Don Kennedy, former Ft. Hays State head coach Erin Kinberger (now at Saint Leo), former Lions' assistant coach Nicole Hudson (now at Wichita State), Wichita State head coach Kristi Bredbenner, and MSSU President Dr. Alan Marble. You all have 24 hours to complete the challenge or donate to ALS. #GoLions

August 20, 2014
MIAA Announces Women's Soccer Pre-Season Poll
The Missouri Southern Lions have been tabbed for 10th in the 2014 Women's Soccer Pre-Season Poll.

August 20, 2014
Southern football mourns loss of former player
The Missouri Southern football program lost a former player this past weekend when Johnny Berry was killed in a one-car accident in Mississippi.

August 14, 2014
Former MSSU Athletic Director Sallie Beard Given NACWAA Lifetime Achievemtn Award
Former Missouri Southern Athletics Director Sallie Beard has been given the NACWAA Lifetime Achievement Award, the organization announced today.

August 13, 2014
Southern volleyball picked to finish 11th in pre-season MIAA Coaches Poll
The Missouri Southern Volleyball team has been picked to finish 11th in the 2014 MIAA Pre-Season Coaches Poll as announced by the league office today.

August 5, 2014
2014 MIAA Football Media Day
2014 MIAA Football Media Day from Sporting Park in Kansas City, Kansas. Head Coach Daryl Daye and junior quarterback Jay McDowell address the media in attendance.

August 5, 2014
Southern football picked to finish seventh in 2014 MIAA Football Polls
The Missouri Southern football team has been picked to finish seventh in both the coaches and media polls that were released today as part of the 2014 MIAA Football Media Day held at Sporting Park in Kansas City, Kan.

August 1, 2014
Former Southern runner travels to Kenya to pursue Olympic dreams
Former Missouri Southern distance runner Jake Benton will look to further his running career by traveling to Kenya to train to qualify for the US Marathon Trials to be held in Los Angeles in 2016.

July 29, 2014
Southern Volleyball adds Priscilla Morgan to coaching staff
Missouri Southern volleyball coach John Napier has announced the addition of Priscilla Morgan to the coaching staff.

July 29, 2014
Women's soccer announces Division I transfer
Missouri Southern soccer coach Alese Woolard has announced the signing of Cassidy Schoolfield, who transfers to Southern from Division I Mississippi Valley State.

July 29, 2014
Men's track and field announces 2014 recruiting class
Missouri Southern men's track and field coach Bryan Schiding has announced the addition of 19 individuals to participate in track and field at Southern begining this fall.

July 21, 2014
Baseball finishes up 2015 recruiting class
Missouri Southern baseball coach Bryce Darnell announced the addition of 15 new players to his 2014-15 recruiting class today.

July 21, 2014
Stephen Atkinson named to NABC Honors Court
Missouri Southern junior Stephen Atkinson has been named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Honors Court, the organization announced today.

July 17, 2014
Southern basketball releases 2014-15 schedules
The Missouri Southern men's and women's basketball teams released their respective 2014-15 schedules today.

July 15, 2014
Ryon Phillips Nominated for Allstate AFCA Good Works Team
Missouri Southern senior defensive lineman Ryon Phillips is one of 182 nominees for the Allstate AFCA Good Wooks Team, the coaches association announced today.

July 14, 2014
Former Southern Distance Runner Kimi (Shank) Reed Qualifies for USA Marathon Trials
Former Missouri Southern distance runner Kimi (Shank) Reed has qualified for the USA Marathon Trials after running a qualifying time at the 2014 Grandma's Marathon in Minnesota in June.

June 25, 2014
Jake Benton named CoSIDA Academic All-American
Missouri Southern senior distance runner Jake Benton has been named to the Capital One Academic All-America team by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

June 23, 2014
MSSU Volleyball Offers Two Volleyball Camps in July
Summertime on the campus of Missouri Southern State University is beautiful this time of year so why not take in all this campus has to offer and learn some volleyball at the same time by attending the Lions volleyball camps.

June 18, 2014
Local doctor helps raise funds for men's basketball
Joplin dentist and Missouri Southern Lionbacker Dr. Michael LaFerla hosted a fundraiser for the Southern men's basketball team last week at his home.

June 16, 2014
Southern Athletics Announces New Radio Partner
The Missouri Southern Athletic Department announced today a new partnership with American Media Investments (AMI) Radio to be the official home of all Missouri Southern football and basketball games beginning this fall.

June 6, 2014
Logan Moon selected in sixth round of Major League Baseball June Draft by Kansas City Royals
Missouri Southern senior centerfielder Logan Moon was selected in the sixth round, 183rd overall pick, today of the Major League Baseball first-year player entry draft by the Kansas City Royals.

June 4, 2014
Men's basketball adds Sam McMahon to coaching staff
Missouri Southern men's basketball coach Jeff Boschee has announced the addition of Sam McMahon to his coaching staff for the Lions.

June 4, 2014
Rashad Watson to participate Bill Walsh/NFL Minority Coaching Fellowship
Missouri Southern defensive coordinator Rashad Watson has been selected to participate in the Bill Walsh NFL Minority Coaching Fellowship.

June 4, 2014
Women's soccer adds two more for 2014
Missouri Southern women's soccer coach Alese Woolard has announced the addition of two additional high school products to her 2014 recruiting class.

June 4, 2014
Women's basketball adds Haley Wolf to coaching staff
Missouri Southern women's basketball coach Ronda Hubbard has announced the addition of Haley Wolf to the coaching staff for the Lions.

June 4, 2014
Missouri Southern finishes 64th in Learfield Sports Directors' Cup standings
The Missouri Southern athletics department finished 64th in the final Learfield Sports Directors' Cup standings released by the National Association of College Directors of Athletics (NACDA) today.

June 3, 2014
Dr. Alan Marble named president of Missouri Southern
After serving nearly a year as Missouri Southern State University’s interim president, Dr. Alan Marble was named the university’s fifth president during a press conference held Tuesday, June 3.

June 3, 2014
MSSU Baseball Adds Missouri State Transfer
Missouri Southern baseball coach Bryce Darnell has announced the addition of Missouri State lefty Tyler Burgess as the Webb City native will transfer to Southern with one year of eligibility left.

May 31, 2014
Men's track finishes as ninth-best program in Division II
The Missouri Southern men's track and field and cross country program finished as the ninth-best men's program in Division II as announced by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.

May 29, 2014
Jake Benton named CoSIDA Academic All-District
Missouri Southern senior distance runner Jake Benton has been named to the Capital One Academic All-District team by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

May 29, 2014
Ashleigh McFarland named CoSIDA Academic All-District
Missouri Southern junior pole vaulter Ashleigh McFarland has been named to the Capital One Academic All-District team by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

May 24, 2014
Cornman earns All-American in the shot put at 2014 NCAA Outdoor Nationals
Missouri Southern senior thrower Kylie Cornman earned All-American status on the final day of the 2014 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track and Field Championships.

May 24, 2014
Darion Boure breaks own school record, finishes third in triple jump
Missouri Southern junior jumper Darion Boure picked up All-American status and broke his own school record in the process as the Lions competed in the final day of the 2014 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track and Field Championships.

May 23, 2014
Track and field in action at NCAA Division II Outdoor Nationals
The Missouri Southern track and field team was in action tonight at the 2014 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track and Field Championships held at Grand Valley State University.

May 22, 2014
Brittani Reagan places 10th in long jump in day one of NCAA Outdoor Championships
Missouri Southern sophomore jumper Brittani Reagan placed tenth in the long jump as the Lions competed in day one of the 2014 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track and Field Championships.

May 22, 2014
Eric Schott places 13th in the 10k at 2014 NCAA D-2 Nationals
Missouri Southern junior distance runner Eric Schott placed 13th tonight in the 10k at the 2014 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track and Field National Championships.

May 21, 2014
Track and Field teams ready for nationals
The Missouri Southern men's and women's track and field teams will open up the 2014 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track and Field Championships tomorrow as the Lions travel to Allendale, Michigan and Grand Valley State University.

May 20, 2014
MSSU golf adds Spencer Smythe for 2014-15
Missouri Southern golf coach Mike Wheeler has announced the signing of Muskogee High School product Spencer Smythe to a national letter of intent to attend Southern and participate in golf beginning in the fall of 2014.

May 19, 2014
Baseball lands four on MIAA Academic Honor Roll
The Missouri Southern baseball team has had four players named to the MIAA Academic Honor Roll, the league announced.

May 15, 2014
Missouri Southern names Schiding full-time head men's track and field coach
Missouri Southern Director of Athletics Jared Bruggeman has announced that Bryan Schiding has had the interim tag removed and is the full-time men's track and field and cross country coach at Missouri Southern.

May 15, 2014
Men's basketball adds Division I transfer
Missouri Southern men's basketball coach Jeff Boschee has announced the addition of Missouri State transfer Bruce Marshall as part of his 2014-15 recruiting class.

May 13, 2014
Men's track and field qualifies five for 2014 NCAA D-II Nationals
The Missouri Southern men's track and field team has qualified five individuals for the 2014 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track and Field National Championships.

May 13, 2014
Women's Track and Field have seven athletes qualify for 2014 NCAA Division II Outdoor Championships
The Missouri Southern women's track and field team qualified seven athletes in eight events for the 2014 NCAA Division II Outdoor National Championships.

May 13, 2014
Women's Track and Field have six named All-Region
The Missouri Southern women's track and field team have had six athletes in eight events named All-Region by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).

May 13, 2014
Men's track has four named All-Region
The Missouri Southern men's track and field team has had four individuals in five events named All-Region by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).

May 13, 2014
Men's and Women's Track land 24 athletes on MIAA Academic Honor Roll
The Missouri Southern men's and women's track and field teams have had 24 student-athletes named to the MIAA Academic Honor Roll the league announced this afternoon.

May 9, 2014
Morgan qualifies in the long jump at MSSU Last Chance
Missouri Southern jumper Kaylee Morgan hit an automatic qualifying time and broke her own school record in the long jump today as the women's track and field team competed at the MSSU Last Chance inside Fred G. Hughes Stadium.

May 9, 2014
Men's track competes at MSSU Last Chance
Missouri Southern pole vaulter Raymond Woldtvedt picked up a strong provisional and a third place finish today as the men's track and field team competed at the MSSU Last Chance today inside Fred G. Hughes Stadium.

May 9, 2014
Women's basketball adds local junior college transfer for 2014-15
Missouri Southern women's basketball coach Ronda Hubbard has announced the signing of local junior college product Camila Lacerda to a national letter of intent for the 2014-15 basketball season.

May 9, 2014
Men's basketball adds high school guard for 2014-15
Missouri Southern basketball coach Jeff Boschee has announced the addition of Terence Pierce to his 2014-15 recruiting class.

May 8, 2014
Baseball lands four on All-MIAA team
The Missouri Southern baseball team landed four players on the 2014 MIAA Baseball All-MIAA Team, the league announced today.

May 7, 2014
Ryan Buerk finishes tied for 64th at 2014 NCAA Division II Super Regional
Missouri Southern junior golfer Ryan Buerk had a rough final round at the 2014 NCAA Division II Midwest/Central Regional, finishing tied for 64th overall.

May 7, 2014
Eleven Southern softball players named to MIAA Academic Honor Roll; Grass & Goins earn MIAA Scholar Athlete Award
Kansas City, Mo. - Eleven Missouri Southern softball student-athletes were named to the MIAA Academic Honor Roll, as announced by the conference today. In addition, Dawn Grass and Kathryn Goins earned the MIAA Scholar Athlete Award.

May 6, 2014
Ryan Buerk tied for 12th overall after day two of NCAA Division II Super Regional
Missouri Southern junior golfer Ryan Buerk is in a tie for 12th place after two rounds of the NCAA Division II Midwest/Central Regional being played at Fox Run Golf Club in Eureka, Mo.

May 5, 2014
Cornman, Addison, White highlight 2014 MSSU Student-Athlete Awards Ceremony
The Missouri Southern athletics department announced its year-end award winners tonight as part of the 2014 Missouri Southern Student-Athlete Banquet held at the Billingsly Student Center Ballroom.

May 5, 2014
Ryan Buerk tied for 24th after day one of 2014 NCAA Midwest/Central Regional
Missouri Southern junior golfer Ryan Buerk shot a two-over par 74 and is tied for 24th overall at the 2014 NCAA Division II Midwest/Central Regional held at Fox Run Golf Club in Euerka, Mo.

May 4, 2014
Women's track finishes fourth at 2014 MIAA Outdoor Track Championships
The Missouri Southern women's track and field team placed fourth after the final day of the 2014 MIAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships at Dwight T. Reed Stadium on the campus of Lincoln University.

May 4, 2014
Men's track finishes sixth at 2014 MIAA Outdoor Track Championships
The Missouri Southern men's track and field team placed sixth after the final day of the 2014 MIAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships at Dwight T. Reed Stadium on the campus of Lincoln University.

May 3, 2014
Eric Schott wins 10k in day two of 2014 MIAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships
Missouri Southern junior distance runner Eric Schott won the 10k as the Lions competed in day two of the 2014 MIAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships inside Dwight T. Reed Stadium on the campus of Lincoln University.

May 3, 2014
Women's track picks up two All-MIAA performances in day two of 2014 MIAA Championships
The Missouri Southern women's track and field team picked up two All-MIAA performances in day two of the 2014 MIAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships held at Dwight T. Reed Stadium on the campus of Lincoln University.

May 2, 2014
Kaylee Morgan in fourth place after day one of heptathlon at 2014 MIAA Championships
Missouri Southern sophomore Kaylee Morgan sits in fourth place after day one of the heptathlon at the 2014 MIAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships, hosted by Lincoln University in Jefferson City.

May 1, 2014
Eight Lions softball players earn All-MIAA honors
Kansas City, Mo. - Eight Missouri Southern softball players earned All-MIAA honors as announced by the conference office today.

May 1, 2014
Men's track heads to Lincoln for 2014 MIAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships
The Missouri Southern men's track and field team will open up the 2014 MIAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships Saturday afternoon in Jefferson City as Lincoln University plays host to the event.

May 1, 2014
Women's track preps for 2014 MIAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships
The Missouri Southern women's track and field team will open up the 2014 MIAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships tomorrow afternoon in Jefferson City as Lincoln University plays host to the event.

May 1, 2014
Golf puts four on MIAA Academic Honor Roll
Four Missouri Southern golfers have been named to the MIAA Academic Honor Roll, the league announced today.

April 30, 2014
Southern women's basketball to host four summer camps in June
Joplin, Mo. - After hosting over 500 campers last summer, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team is set to host four summer camps in June on the campus of Missouri Southern. With head coach Ronda Hubbard and her staff along with players instructing the camp, the Lions will host Young Players Camp, Shooting Camp, High School Individual Camp and Team Camp.

April 30, 2014
Missouri Southern selected to host 2015 NCAA Division II Cross Country National Championship
The NCAA has announced that Missouri Southern State University and the Joplin Sports Authority have been selected to host the 2015 NCAA Division II Cross Country National Championships.

April 29, 2014
Haley Kinnison named MIAA/AstroTurf Pitcher of the Week
Kansas City, Mo. - Sophomore pitcher Haley Kinnsion was named the MIAA/AstroTurf Pitcher of the Week by the conference office today.

April 26, 2014
Lions softball splits season finale at Southwest Baptist
Bolivar, Mo. - Behind sophomore pitcher Haley Kinnison's fourth shutout of the season, the Missouri Southern softball split its season finale at Southwest Baptist this afternoon dropping game one 1-0 before winning game two 4-0 at SBU Softball Field.

April 26, 2014
Baseball falls 15-8 at Nebraska-Kearney in season finale
The Missouri Southern baseball team had three hits each from Logan Moon and Beau Phillips and a pair of RBIs from both Matt Smith and Austin White, but the Lions fell 15-8 in the season finale today at Nebraska-Kearney.

April 25, 2014
Women's Track Picks Up Nine Provisionals, One Automatic at Williams/Laptad Invite
The Missouri Southern women's track and field team picked up nine provisional marks and one automatic as the Lions competed at the 2014 Bill Williams/Bob Laptad Invitational today at Fred G. Hughes Stadium inside the Robert W. Plaster Sports Complex.

April 25, 2014
Men's track picks up four provisionals at Bill Williams/Bob Laptad Invite
The Missouri Southern men's track and field team picked up four provisionals and two event wins at the 2014 Bill Williams/Bob Laptad Invitational held today at Fred G. Hughes Stadium inside the Robert W. Plaster Sports Complex.

April 25, 2014
Southern softball sets single season mark for doubles in split at Central Missouri
Warrensburg, Mo. - Recording seven doubles as a team on the afternoon, the Missouri Southern softball team split a doubleheader this afternoon at Central Missouri falling 4-0 before taking game two from the Jennies 8-1 as the Lions set a new school record for doubles in a season with 79 eclipsing the old mark of 76 set in 1995.

April 25, 2014
White's Grand Slam Part of Four Homers in Double-Header Split With Neb.-Kearney
The Missouri Southern baseball team hit four home runs and Austin White had a grand slam as the Lions split a double-header at Nebraska-Kearney today, winning game one 16-6, but falling in the nightcap 4-2.

April 25, 2014
Ryan Buerk makes NCAA Regional Tournament
Missouri Southern junior golfer Ryan Buerk has been named as an individual qualifier to the 2014 NCAA Division II Central/Midwest Golf Regional the NCAA announced today.

April 24, 2014
Four-run seventh lifts Nebraska-Kearney over Southern, 5-2
The Missouri Southern baseball team led 2-1 after six innings at Nebraska-Kearney tonight, but the Lopers scored four runs in the seventh to take a 5-2 win over the Lions in game one of the series at Memorial Field in Kearney.

April 24, 2014
Former Missouri Southern Softball Coach Dr. Pat Lipira Inducted Into Missouri Sports Hall of Fame
Former Missouri Southern softball coach Dr. Pat Lipira was inducted into the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame today part of the organization's Women in Sports Luncheon. The event took place in the Ramada Plaza Hotel and Oasis Convention Center in Springfield and is being sponsored by the Bee Payne-Stewart Foundation.

April 23, 2014
Southern golf finishes in ninth at 2014 MIAA Championships
The Missouri Southern golf team finished in ninth place today at the 2014 MIAA Golf Championships held at Alvamar Golf Club in Lawrence, Kan.

April 22, 2014
Big inning lifts No. 22 Drury over Missouri Southern 6-2
The Missouri Southern baseball team fell victim to a big inning and the No. 22 Drury Panthers defeated the Lions 6-2 tonight in non-conference action at Joe Becker Stadium.

April 22, 2014
Kinnsion fans seven as Southern softball splits home finale vs. Rogers State
Joplin, Mo. - Sophomore pitcher Haley Kinnsion fanned seven in game two as the Missouri Southern softball team split its home finale against Rogers State (Okla.) this afternoon at Lea Kungle Field falling 6-0 in game one before winning game two 3-0 behind Kinnison's third shutout of the year.

April 22, 2014
Lions' golf tied for 8th after day two of MIAA Championships
The Missouri Southern golf team is in a tie for eighth after two days in the 2014 MIAA Golf Championships held at Alvamar Golf Club in Lawrence, Kan.

April 22, 2014
MSSU Men's Basketball Tryout Information
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will hold open tryouts on April 29th at 4 pm inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

April 21, 2014
Lions golf in ninth after day one of 2014 MIAA Championships
The Missouri Southern golf team is tied for ninth after day one of the 2014 MIAA Golf Championships held at Alvamar Golf Club in Lawrence, Kan.

April 21, 2014
Schedule change for baseball against Drury announced
The Missouri Southern baseball home finale against Drury University has been changed from Wednesday to Tuesday this week.

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Construction to close down parking at Fred G. Hughes Stadium
Due to construction starting on the new end zone facility at Fred G. Hughes Stadium, parking lot No. 17 (located directly in front of the facility) will be offline for the next three months, Missouri Southern announced today.

April 19, 2014
Men's track picks up 12 top-three finishes at Missouri S&T
The Missouri Southern men's track and field team picked up 12 top-ten finishes today as the Lions competed in the 2014 Missouri S&T/Dewey Allgood Invitational.

April 19, 2014
Women's track wins five events at Missouri S&T
The Missouri Southern women's track and field team won five events today at the 2014 Missouri S&T Dewey Allgood Invitational held today in Rolla.

April 19, 2014
Central Oklahoma comes from behind to defeat Lions 8-6 in series finale
A pair of ninth-inning home runs helped the Central Oklahoma Bronchos come-from-behind to defeat the Missouri Southern Baseball team, winning 8-6 in the series finale at Joe Becker Stadium.

April 18, 2014
Polizzi and Burns compete at Mule Relays
Missouri Southern throwers Nicklas Polizzi and Bryan Burns competed in the 2014 Central Missouri Mule Relays on Friday.

April 18, 2014
Kylie Cornman wins shot put at Mule Relays
Missouri Southern senior thrower Kylie Cornman won the shot put at the 2014 Central Missouri Mule Relays Friday in Warrensburg.

April 18, 2014
Baseball splits double-header with Central Oklahoma
A pinch-hit, two-run, RBI single from Brett Graham, drove in two and the Lions came-from-behind to win game two today, 4-3 as the Missouri Southern baseball team split a double-header with visiting Central Oklahoma. The Bronchos took game one 7-3.

April 18, 2014
Men's basketball adds Division II transfer
Missouri Southern basketball coach Jeff Boschee has announced the addition of Delta State transfer Joey Lillis to his 2014-15 recruiting class. Lillis will be a sophomore in eligibility and will begin play with the Lions this upcoming season.

April 17, 2014
Schott shatters 10k record at Mt. Sac Relays
Missouri Southern junior Eric Schott broke the MSSU 10k school record Thursday night at the Mt. Sac Relays as a trio of distance runners competed at two events for the Lions.

April 17, 2014
Belisle and Harris in action for women's track
Missouri Southern distance runners Kaitlyn Belisle and Emily Harris were in action Thursday night for the women's track and field team as Belisle ran at the Mt. Sac Relays and Harris ran at the Kansas Relays.

April 17, 2014
Lions fall 4-1 in series opener against Central Oklahoma
A three-run home run in the seventh-inning broke a 1-1 tie and the Missouri Southern baseball team dropped the opener of a four-game series tonight to Central Oklahoma 4-1 at Joe Becker Stadium.

April 17, 2014
Information on 2013-14 MSSU Basketball Banquet
The 2013-14 Missouri Southern basketball banquet will take place on April 30th at Twin Hills Golf and Country Club in Joplin at 6 pm.

April 17, 2014
Women's basketball adds high school guard to 2014-15 recruiting class
Missouri Southern women's basketball coach Ronda Hubbard has announced the addition of Anna Hignight to the team's 2014-15 recruiting class.

April 16, 2014
Men's basketball announces two signings on first day of Spring signing period
Missouri Southern men's basketball coach Jeff Boschee has announced the addition of two individuals for the 2014-15 season.

April 16, 2014
Women's basketball adds junior college guard on first day of Spring signing period
Missouri Southern women's basketball coach Ronda Hubbard has announced the signing of junior college transfer Tami Morice to a National Letter of Intent to attend Southern beginning in the fall of 2014.

April 15, 2014
Lions use a pair of three-run innings to take out Pittsburg State 6-4
The Missouri Southern baseball team used a pair of three-run innings today and came-from-behind to defeat Pittsburg State in non-conference action as the Lions took the Sonic Trophy Series point, winning 6-4 inside Joe Becker Stadium.

April 15, 2014
Lions softball splits non-conference doubleheader at William Jewell
Liberty, Mo. - The Missouri Southern softball team split a non-conference doubleheader at William Jewell this afternoon coming back to win game one 3-2 before falling 9-8 in game two at William Jewell Softball Field.

April 14, 2014
Southern softball to host Advanced Skills, Cub & Lioness Camps in June
Joplin, Mo. - The Missouri Southern State Softball program will be hosting an Advanced Skills, Cub & Lioness camps this summer. All camps will take place on the campus of MSSU with instruction from head coach Bill Gray, assistant coach Nicole Hudson and team members.

April 12, 2014
Men's track picks up four provisionals at PSU
The Missouri Southern men's track and field team picked up four provisional marks today as the Lions competed at the 2014 Pittsburg State Gorilla Classic.

April 12, 2014
Women's track competes at PSU Gorilla Classic
The Missouri Southern women's track and field team picked up three provisionals today as the Lions competed at the 2014 Pittsburg State Gorilla Classic.

April 12, 2014
Southern softball splits Senior Day doubleheader against visting Lopers
Joplin, Mo. - The Missouri Southern softball team used a 10-run, 14-hit attack in game two to salvage a Senior Day doubleheader split against the Nebraska-Kearney Lopers picking up a 10-2 five inning victory. The Lions fell 7-4 in game one.

April 12, 2014
Lions split double-header with Northeastern State
The Missouri Southern baseball team split the final two games of the series today with visiting Northeastern State, winning game one 6-5, but dropping game two 8-6.

April 11, 2014
Southern baseball drops two to Northeastern State
The Missouri Southern baseball team dropped both ends of a double-header today to visiting Northeastern State as the Lions fell 11-2 in game one and 4-3 in game two.

April 11, 2014
Lions softball falls to Fort Hays State in MIAA doubleheader
Joplin, Mo. - Despite fighting back from a five-run deficit in game one, the Missouri Southern softball team was unable to complete the comeback dropping the front-end of their doubleheader to Fort Hays State 9-5 in eight innings before dropping game two 5-1.

April 11, 2014
Southern football announces 2014 schedule
The Missouri Southern athletic department has announced the 2014 football schedule as the Lions will have six home games and five road contests this fall.

April 10, 2014
Kaylee Morgan finishes second at Cowley CC Multis
Missouri Southern sophomore Kaylee Morgan placed second in the heptathlon at the 2014 Cowley Tiger Heptathlon today.

April 9, 2014
Southern softball unable to complete comebacks dropping a pair at Pittsburg State
Pittsburg, Kan. - The Missouri Southern softball team made a pair of valiant comeback efforts this afternoon, but were unable to complete either one dropping a pair of Sonic Trophy Series games at Pittsburg State. Game one saw the Gorillas narrowly come out on top 10-9 while game two saw Pitt State win 11-7.

April 9, 2014
Southern baseball changes weekend schedule
The Missouri Southern baseball program has altered its weekend schedule with Northeastern State due to the threat of bad weather on Sunday.

April 9, 2014
Southern Athletics offers 2014 Speed Camp
Are you an athlete looking to get faster and improve your speed and acceleration? If this is indeed you, you are in luck as the Missouri Southern track and field coach Bryan Schiding is hosting the first ever Speed Camp this summer at Fred G. Hughes Stadium on the campus of Missouri Southern from June 16-19 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. daily.

April 9, 2014
Southern baseball teams up with Boys and Girls Club for special game
The Missouri Southern baseball program, along with the Boys and Girls Club (BAGC) of Joplin and the MSSU Greek chapters will be hosting the inaugural Boys and Girls Club game next week against Pittsburg State.

April 8, 2014
Southern golf finishes sixth at Henderson State Invite
The Missouri Southern golf team finished in sixth place at the 2014 Henderson State/First Federal Bank Invite today played at Branson Creek Golf Club in Hollister.

April 8, 2014
Lions fall 4-3 in baseball action at Drury
The Missouri Southern baseball program scored first tonight at Drury, but the Panthers answered back in the first and held on to defeat the Lions 4-3 at Meador Mark in Springfield.

April 7, 2014
Southern golf in fifth place after day one of Henderson State Invite
The Missouri Southern golf team is in fifth place, eight strokes off the lead, after day one of the 2014 Henderson State/First Federal Bank Invite held at Branson Creek Country Club in Hollister, Mo.

April 6, 2014
Grass becomes Southern softball's all-time home runs leader as Lions split vs. Washburn
Joplin, Mo. - Senior first baseman Dawn Grass became the all-time home runs leader at Missouri Southern today as the Lions split a MIAA doubleheader this afternoon against Washburn falling 16-13 in nine innings in game one before a comeback effort in game two allowed them to score five runs in the bottom of the seventh to pull out a 7-6 victory.

April 6, 2014
Baseball splits final two games at Northwest Missouri
The Missouri Southern baseball team split the final two games of a double-header today in Maryville, falling 4-1 in the opener, but taking the nightcap 4-3 in 11 innings at Bearcat Field.

April 5, 2014
Women's track wins ESU Relays
The Missouri Southern women's track and field team took home the title today at the 2014 State Farm/Emporia State Relays.

April 5, 2014
Men's track finishes sixth at ESU Relays
The Missouri Southern men's track and field team continued the outdoor season and finished sixth at the 2014 State Farm Emporia State Relays today in Emporia.

April 5, 2014
Baseball drops a pair of extra-inning games at Northwest Missouri
The Missouri Southern baseball team lost a pair of extra-inning games today at Northwest Missouri, falling 2-1 in ten innings in the opener and 4-3 in ten innings in the nightcap.

April 5, 2014
Lions softball strikes for 19 hits in doubleheader split vs. #7 Emporia State
Joplin, Mo. - Combining for 19 hits and 12 runs in two games, the Missouri Southern softball team split a MIAA doubleheader this afternoon at Lea Kungle Field against seventh-ranked Emporia State falling 7-3 in game one before handing the Hornets their first MIAA defeat of the year in a wild game two winning 9-7.

April 4, 2014
Clay earns MIAA Scholar-Athlete honors as six Lions named to MIAA Academic Honor Roll
The Missouri Southern Lions women's basketball team had five players named to the MIAA Academic Honor Roll as announced by the league office on Friday as senior center Shonte Clay earned MIAA Scholar-Athlete honors.

April 3, 2014
Weekend baseball schedule at Northwest Missouri changed
The weekend schedule for the Missouri Southern baseball program at Northwest Missouri has been altered with the threat of bad weather in the Maryville area tomorrow.

April 2, 2014
Williams & Kinnison toss complete games in Lions sweep over Lindenwood
Joplin, Mo. - Behind complete game outings from pitchers Sarah Williams and Haley Kinnison, the Missouri Southern softball team swept the Lindenwood Lady Lions this afternoon at Lea Kungle Field taking game one 6-1 and winning game two 8-0 in six innings.

April 1, 2014
Southern golf finishes seventh at Broncho Classic
The Missouri Southern golf team finished in seventh place today after the final round of the 2014 UCO Broncho Invite held at Gaillardia Country Club in Oklahoma City, Okla. The event is the last regular-season MIAA points event on the schedule.

April 1, 2014
Hill and Vaughn combine to shutout Pitt State, 3-0
The Missouri Southern baseball team picked up a win today as Skylar Hill and Stephen Vaughn combined to shutout Pittsburg State today and the Lions won 3-0 in a Sonic Trophy Series matchup at Al Ortolani Field in Pittsburg.

April 1, 2014
Southern Athletics announces new color scheme for football turf
Missouri Southern Director of Athletics Jared Bruggeman has announced the turf at Fred G. Hughes Stadium will get a facelift this summer.

April 1, 2014
Golf in sixth place after day one at Broncho Invite
The Missouri Southern golf team improved its second-round score by 22 strokes over the first-round and the Lions sit in sixth place after day one of the 2014 Broncho Invite, hosted by the University of Central Oklahoma at Gallardia Country Club.

March 31, 2014
Hubbard named permanent head women's basketball coach
Missouri Southern Director of Athletics Jared Bruggeman has announced that Ronda Hubbard has had the interim tag removed and will be the permanent head women’s basketball coach at Southern effective immediately.

March 31, 2014
Baseball game at Pittsburg State changed
The baseball game between the Missouri Southern baseball program and Pittsburg State scheduled for this Wednesday in Pittsburg has been changed.

March 30, 2014
Robert Corn named a finalist for Clarence Gaines D-2 National Coach of the Year Award
Missouri Southern men's basketball coach Robert Corn has been named one of 12 finalists for the Clarence "Big House" Gaines Division II National Coach of the Year Award.

March 30, 2014
Johnson's four RBIs caps a four-game sweep of SBU with 8-2 win
Axel Johnson went 3-5 with four RBIs and a run scored and the Missouri Southern baseball team completed the four-game sweep of visiting Southwest Baptist, defeating the Bearcats 8-2 today inside Joe Becker Stadium.

March 30, 2014
Southern softball drops doubleheader at Missouri Western
St. Joseph, Mo. - The Missouri Southern Lions softball team dropped a doubleheader at Missouri Western this afternoon falling 8-1 in game one and 11-2 in five innings in game two.

March 30, 2014
Softball's doubleheader with Rogers State moved to April 22
Joplin, Mo. - Missouri Southern softball's non-conference doubleheader against Rogers State (Okla.) scheduled for April 1 has been rescheduled for Tuesday, April 22 at 4 p.m.

March 29, 2014
Reagan wins two events in solid opening meet of outdoor season
The Missouri Southern women's track and field team picked up nine top three finishes, four provisionals and four event winners as the Lions competed at the 2014 Wendy's/Pittsburg State Invite.

March 29, 2014
Men's track picks up two provisionals and two winners at Wendy's/PSU Invite
The Missouri Southern men's track and field team picked up eight top three finishes, two provisionals and two event winners in the 2014 Wendy's/Pittsburg State Invite.

March 29, 2014
Lions come from behind twice for double-header sweep of Southwest Baptist
The Missouri Southern baseball team came-from-behind twice today and swept a double-header with visiting Southwest Baptist winning game one 7-1 and game two 4-2.

March 29, 2014
Softball drops MIAA doubleheader at Northwest Missouri
Maryville, Mo. - The Missouri Southern softball team dropped a MIAA doubleheader on the road this afternoon at Northwest Missouri falling 10-0 in five innings in game one and 3-0 in eight innings as the Bearcats won on a walk-off three-run home run in game two.

March 28, 2014
Schott finishes seventh in 5k at Wash U
Missouri Southern junior distance runner Eric Schott placed 7th in the 5k at the 2014 Washington University Invitational today in St. Louis.

March 28, 2014
Marquis Addison scores 15 in NABC Division II All-Star Game
Missouri Southern senior guard Marquis Addison scored 15 points as he helped the West All-Stars to a 121-109 victory in the NABC/Reese's Division II All-Star game tonight at the Ford Center in Evansville.

March 28, 2014
Women's track competes at Pitt State and Wash U in outdoor track opener
The Missouri Southern women's track and field team kicked off the outdoor season tonight as Kaylee Morgan competed in the heptathlon at Pittsburg State and a pair of distance runners competed at Washington University in St. Louis.

March 28, 2014
Lions' baseball wins 2-1 over Southwest Baptist on a walk-off from Harper
A home run in the eighth inning from Axel Johnson tied the game and a walk-off double-from Dusty Harper scoring Beau Phillips won it for the Lions as the Missouri Southern baseball team won 2-1 this evening in the opening game of a four-game series at Joe Becker Stadium.

March 27, 2014
Women's track and field picked to finish second in preseason MIAA Outdoor Coaches Poll
The Missouri Southern women's track and field team has been picked to finish second in the 2014 MIAA Outdoor Track and Field Coaches Poll, the league announced today.

March 27, 2014
Men's Track and Field picked second in preseason coaches outdoor poll
The Missouri Southern men's track and field program has been picked to finish second in the preseason MIAA Outdoor Track and Field Poll as announced by the league office today.

March 25, 2014
Southern golf finishes 12th at Jim Bishop Toyota Classic
The Missouri Southern golf team finished 12th today after a cold and wind-blown final day in the 2014 Jim Bishop Toyota Classic hosted by the University of North Alabama at the Fighting Joe Course of the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail.

March 25, 2014
Gifts received toward new MSSU baseball stadium
Two major gifts were recently received by the Missouri Southern Foundation for the baseball stadium that is planned at the university.

March 24, 2014
Southern golf in 11th place after two rounds at Jim Bishop Toyota Classic
The Missouri Southern golf team is in 11th place after 36 holes played at the 2014 Jim Bishop Toyota Classic hosted by the University of North Alabama on the Fighting Joe Course at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail.

March 24, 2014
Marquis Addison invited to play in NABC/Reece's Division II All-Star Game
Missouri Southern senior guard Marquis Addison has been selected to play in the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC)/Reece's NCAA Division II All-Star Game to be held this Friday at the Ford Center in Evansville, Indiana.

March 23, 2014
Southern softball drops final two games at the MWSU Invite
St. Joseph, Mo. - The Missouri Southern softball dropped their final two games of the Missouri Western Invitational today falling 8-2 to NSIC opponent Wayne State (Neb.) and 8-5 to fellow NSIC foe St. Cloud State.

March 22, 2014
Softball wins a pair on day two of MWSU Invitational
St. Joseph, Mo. - Using a shutout followed by an offensive explosion, the Missouri Southern softball team won a pair of games on day two of the MWSU Invitational winning 2-0 over Central Missouri before taking a wild 13-7 decision over Concordia-St. Paul.

March 22, 2014
Southern baseball drops final two at Central Missouri
The Missouri Southern baseball team dropped both ends of a double-header today, falling 2-1 in game one and 8-4 in game two.

March 21, 2014
Lions baseball drops a pair at Central Missouri
The Missouri Southern baseball team continued its recent slump and the Lions dropped a pair of games today at Central Missouri by the scores of 3-2 and 6-3.

March 21, 2014
Lions softball drops two on opening day of MWSU Invitational
St. Joseph, Mo. - Despite scoring seven runs and combining for 16 hits on the day, the Missouri Southern softball team dropped their opening two games of the Missouri Western Softball Invitational this afternoon dropping a hard-fought 6-5 game to fifth-ranked Augustana (S.D.) before dropping a 5-2 game to Minnesota State Mankato.

March 20, 2014
Southern softball set to play at the Missouri Western Invitational
Joplin, Mo. - The Missouri Southern Lions softball team will be back in action this weekend as they travel to St. Joseph, Mo. to participate in the 2014 Missouri Western Softball Invitational at Heritage Park playing six games in three days.

March 19, 2014
Lions softball drops non-conference doubleheader at Rogers State
Claremore, Okla. - The Missouri Southern Lions softball team dropped a non-conference doubleheader this afternoon at Rogers State (Okla.) falling 9-1 in six innings in game one before narrowly losing game two 1-0 at Diamond Sports Complex.

March 19, 2014
Weekend baseball schedule altered
The Missouri Southern baseball program has changed the schedule for this weekend's games at Central Missouri.

March 18, 2014
Pair of complete games aid Southern softball in sweep over Lincoln
Joplin, Mo. - Behind a pair of complete games from sophomore pitchers Sarah Williams and Haley Kinnison, the Missouri Southern softball team swept a doubleheader in their MIAA home opener this afternoon over the Lincoln University Blue Tigers winning 8-1 before taking game two 6-1 at Lea Kungle Field.

March 18, 2014
Moon's Seven RBIs help lead Lions to 28-9 win over College of the Ozarks
The Missouri Southern baseball team scored seven runs in the first and didn't stop, adding a 13-rub inning later in the game and the Lions took out visiting College of the Ozarks 28-9 today inside Joe Becker Stadium in Joplin.

March 16, 2014
No. 19 Lions fall 94-86 to No. 20 Central Missouri in regional semis
The 19th ranked Missouri Southern men's basketball team nearly overcame a 21-point second-half deficit, but the comeback fell short and the Lions fell 94-84 to the 20th ranked Central Missouri Mules in semi-final action of the NCAA Division II Central Regional today inside the Taylor Center.

March 15, 2014
No. 19 men's basketball faces off with No. 20 Central Missouri in second round of NCAA Tournament
The 19th ranked Missouri Southern men's basketball team will look to continue its 10-game winning streak when the Lions face off with 20th ranked Central Missouri in the second round of the NCAA Tournament Sunday at 5 pm from the Taylor Center in Mankato.

March 15, 2014
Amber White's All-American finish highlights final day of 2014 NCAA D-2 Indoor Nationals
Missouri Southern junior sprinter Amber White earned All-American honors as the Lions competed in the final day of the 2014 NCAA Division II Indoor Track and Field Championships held at the JDL Fast Track in Winston Salem.

March 15, 2014
Darion Boure earns All-American honors at 2014 D-2 Indoor Nationals
Missouri Southern junior Darion Boure earned All-American honors today in the final day of the 2014 NCAA Division II Indoor Track and Field Championships held at the JDL Fast Track in Winston Salem.

March 15, 2014
Southern baseball drops two at Lindenwood
The 18th ranked Missouri Southern baseball team dropped both ends of a double-header today at Lindenwood, falling 4-3 in game one and 7-3 in the finale.

March 15, 2014
Addison's 26 leads No. 19 Lions over Fort Hays in NCAA Tournament opener, 80-69
Senior guard Marquis Addison scored 26 points and the No. 19 Missouri Southern men's basketball team took out Fort Hays 80-69 today in the opening round of the NCAA Division II Central Regional at the Taylor Center in Mankato.

March 15, 2014
Southern softball drops doubleheader at Northeastern State
Tahlequah, Okla. - Despite taking early leads in both games, the Missouri Southern Lions softball team was unable to close the deal as Northeastern State came back to take both ends of a MIAA doubleheader this afternoon at RiverHawks Park. The RiverHawks won game one 6-3 before taking game two 8-5.

March 14, 2014
Kaylee Morgan earns All-American honors in day one of 2014 Indoor Championsihps
Kaylee Morgan picked up All-American honors as the Missouri Southern women's track and field team competed at the 2014 NCAA Division II Indoor Track and Field Championships at the JDL Fast Track.

March 14, 2014
Juergens and Melugin pick up All-American honors in day one of 2014 Indoor Championships
The Missouri Southern men's track and Field team picked up a pair of All-American finishes today in the first day of the 2014 NCAA Division II Indoor Track and Field Championships held at the JDL Fast Track.

March 14, 2014
Baseball drops a pair at Lindenwood
The Missouri Southern baseball team dropped a pair of games today as the Lions fell in both ends of a double-header at the Lou Brock Sports Complex to Lindenwood University.

March 14, 2014
Softball drops a pair at Central Oklahoma in MIAA opener
Edmond, Okla. - The Missouri Southern Lions softball team opened up MIAA action this afternoon at Central Oklahoma dropping a pair of games to the Bronchos falling 8-0 in five innings in game one and 6-1 in game two.

March 14, 2014
Women's soccer signs eight for 2014
Missouri Southern women's soccer coach Alese Woolard has announced the addition of eight individuals for the 2014 season.

March 14, 2014
Baseball alters weekend schedule at Lindenwood
The Missouri Southern baseball team has altered its weekend schedule at Lindenwood today as a result of looming weather in the St. Charles area.

March 13, 2014
Marquis Addison named second-team All-Region
Missouri Southern senior guard Marquis Addison has been named a second-team All-Region selection as named by Daktronics and the Sports Information Directors.

March 14, 2014
Southern softball's Saturday doubleheader at Northeastern St. moved up to 9:30 AM
Joplin, Mo. - Missouri Southern softball's MIAA doubleheader at Northeastern State on Saturday has been moved up to a 9:30 a.m. start time to avoid bad weather expected in the Tahlequah, Okla. area on Saturday.

March 13, 2014
Lions softball opens up MIAA action at Bronchos & RiverHawks this weekend
Joplin, Mo. - After a walk-off home run from senior first baseman Dawn Grass helped the Missouri Southern softball team split a non-conference doubleheader at home against Saint Joseph (Ind.) on Wednesday, the Lions open up MIAA action this weekend at defending national champion Central Oklahoma on Friday and then travel to Northeastern State to battle the RiverHawks on Saturday.

March 12, 2014
Grass smacks walk-off home run to help Lions split with Pumas
Joplin, Mo. - Senior first baseman Dawn Grass came through in the clutch tonight as she hit a walk-off home run to give the Missouri Southern softball team a 5-4 win over St. Joseph (Ind.) in a doubleheader with the Great Lakes Valley Conference opponent at Lea Kungle Field. The visitors from Rensselaer, Indiana won game one 9-6.

March 12, 2014
Men's basketball faces off with Fort Hays State in NCAA Tournament
The Missouri Southern men's basketball program will head to Mankato, Minn. this weekend to compete in the NCAA Central Regional as the Lions will face off with Fort Hays State in a first-round matchup. Tip off from the Taylor Center in Mankato is slated for Noon on Saturday, March 15.

March 12, 2014
Rashad Watson elevated to defensive coordinator at MSSU
Missouri Southern head football coach Daryl Daye has announced the promotion of Rashad Watson to defensive coordinator.

March 12, 2014
Ryan Buerk named MIAA Men's Golfer of the Week
Missouri Southern junior golfer Ryan Buerk has been named the MIAA Men's Golfer of the Week, the league announced today.

March 11, 2014
Lions golf finishes eighth at Dave Falconer Memorial
The Missouri Southern golf team finished eighth after the final day of action today in the 2014 Dave Falconer Memorial Classic hosted by Arkansas Tech University at Chamberlyne Country Club.

March 11, 2014
Kinnison throws a two-hitter as Southern softball splits at Missouri S&T
Rolla, Mo. - Behind a two-hit shutout from sophomore pitcher Haley Kinnison, the Missouri Southern softball team split a non-conference doubleheader this afternoon at Missouri S&T. The Lady Miners won game one 2-0 before the Lions took game two 2-0 as Kathryn Goins hit a two-run home run and Kinnison only allowed two hits.

March 11, 2014
Men's basketball moves back into NCAA Division II Rankings at No. 19
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team, fresh off a 2014 MIAA Basketball Tournament Championship, is back in the national rankings this week as the Lions moved into the final poll of 2014 at No. 19.

March 11, 2014
Daye announces three additions to the football coaching staff
Missouri Southern head football coach Daryl Daye has announced the addition of three assistant coaches to his football staff.

March 11, 2014
Southern football begins spring practice today
The Missouri Southern football team will begin its 2014 spring practice today at Fred G. Hughes Stadium as the Lions hope to build on the 7-3 season the team had in 2013.

March 10, 2014
Southern golf in fifth place after day one at Arkansas Tech
The Missouri Southern golf team is in a tie for fifth place after day one of the Dave Falconer Memorial Invite hosted by Arkansas Tech University at Chamberlyne Country Club.

March 10, 2014
Baseball drops double-header to Emporia State
The 14th ranked Missouri Southern baseball team dropped both ends of a double-header today today at home to Emporia State, falling 12-6 in game one and 9-3 in game two.

March 10, 2014
Men's Basketball Central Region Tournament Information
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team, fresh off a championship in the 2014 MIAA Basketball Tournament, will be the No. 3 seed and will face off with the No. 6 see Fort Hays State Tigers in the 2014 NCAA Division II Central Region Tournament, held this weekend in Mankato, Minn.

March 9, 2014
Men's basketball earns three seed in NCAA Central Regional
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team won the 2014 MIAA Basketball Tournament this afternoon and earned the third seed to the NCAA Division II Central Regional which will be hosted by Minnesota State-Mankato this weekend.

March 9, 2014
Men's Basketball wins 2014 MIAA Tournament with 84-72 win over Central Oklahoma
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team won its third MIAA Tournament title this afternoon as the Lions took out Central Oklahoma 84-72 at Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City.

March 9, 2014
Walker strike outs nine as Southern baseball splits with Emporia State
Joplin, Mo. - With sophomore pitcher Payton Walker pitching into the eighth inning and striking out nine batters, the Missouri Southern baseball team split a MIAA doubleheader this afternoon at Joe Becker Stadium with the Emporia State Hornets dropping game one 2-1 before prevailing in game two 12-8

March 9, 2014
Men's basketball faces off with Central Oklahoma for 2014 MIAA Title
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will be playing in its fifth MIAA Basketball Tournament final this afternoon as the Lions will look to take home title No. 3 when Southern faces off with Central Oklahoma at 3:30 pm from Municipal Auditorium.

March 8, 2014
Lions advance to MIAA Championship with 70-67 win over Northwest Missouri
Missouri Southern senior guard Marquis Addison scored 22 points and the Lions advanced to the finals of the 2014 MIAA Basketball Tournament with a 70-67 win over Northwest Missouri tonight inside Municipal Auditorium.

March 8, 2014
Women's track and field has six individuals named All-Region
The Missouri Southern women's track and field team has had six individuals in six events named All-Region by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association the organization announced.

March 8, 2014
Men's track and field has six named All-Region
The eighth-ranked Missouri Southern men's track and field team had six individuals in five events named All-Region by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.

March 8, 2014
Men's basketball faces off with Northwest Missouri in MIAA Tournament Semis
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will look to improve its NCAA Tournament resume today as the Lions take on Northwest Missouri in the semifinals of the 2014 MIAA Men's Basketball Tournament. Tip off inside Municipal Auditorium is slated for 8:15 pm.

March 8, 2014
David Reese named National Pitcher of the Week
Missouri Southern senior pitcher David Reese has been named the Division II National Pitcher of the Week by d2baseball.com, the organization announced.

March 7, 2014
Magee scores 24 and pulls down 20 rebounds in 87-79 win over Nebraska-Kearney
Missouri Southern senior forward Slim Magee tied an MIAA Tournament record with 20 rebounds as the Lions won 87-79 over Nebraska-Kearney in the quarterfinals of the 2014 MIAA Basketball tournament inside Municipal Auditorium.

March 7, 2014
Softball drops doubleheader to Pittsburg State
Joplin, Mo. - The Missouri Southern softball team dropped a non-conference doubleheder this evening to rival Pittsburg State in the Sonic Trophy Series at Lea Kungle Field. The Lions fell 9-1 in game one and 10-3 in game two.

March 6, 2014
Women's basketball drops MIAA Tournament contest 78-57 to Fort Hays State
Kansas City, Mo. - The Missouri Southern women's basketball was unable to overcome a cold second half shooting from the field as Fort Hays State raced past the Lions 78-57 this afternoon in the quarterfinals of the MIAA Tournament.

March 6, 2014
Weekend baseball schedule altered again
Already having to change its weekend schedule once, the Missouri Southern baseball team will have to change it again as wet field conditions have led to a new outlook to the weekend.

March 6, 2014
Softball changes weekend schedule
The Missouri Southern softball team has changed its weekend schedule with games played against Pittsburg State due to the threat of bad weather on Saturday.

March 6, 2014
Weekend baseball schedule altered
The 14th ranked Missouri Southern baseball program has altered the times and dates of its weekend schedule with Emporia State with the threat of rain this weekend.

March 5, 2014
14th ranked baseball falls 6-5 at Missouri S&T
The 14th ranked Missouri Southern baseball team lost its first game of the season today as Missouri S&T scored a late run to take out the Lions 6-5 from S&T Baseball Field in Rolla.

March 5, 2014
Lions head to Kansas City to take on Lopers in MIAA Basketball Tournament
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will head to Kansas City this Friday to take part in the 2014 MIAA Basketball Tournament. The third seeded Lions will take on sixth seeded Nebraska-Kearney at 8:15 pm from Municipal Auditorium.

March 5, 2014
Southern women's basketball set for MIAA Tournament quarterfinal battle with Fort Hays State
Joplin, Mo. - Coming off winning their final two regular season contests, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team opens up the MIAA Tournament on Thursday with a quarterfinal matchup with fifth-seeded Fort Hays State at 2:15 p.m. at Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City.

March 5, 2014
Softball adds doubleheader at home against Saint Joseph on March 12
Joplin, Mo. - Missouri Southern softball has added a doubleheader at home with Great Lakes Valley Conference member Saint Joseph (Ind.) on March 12 starting at 4 p.m.

March 4, 2014
Men's track qualifies five in six events for 2014 Indoor Nationals
The sixth-ranked Missouri Southern men's track and field team, fresh off a second-place finish at the 2014 MIAA Indoor Championships, have qualified five individuals in six events for the NCAA Division II Indoor Track and Field Championships. That meet will take place on March 14-15 in Winston Salem, NC.

March 4, 2014
Women's track and field qualify six for 2014 Indoor Nationals
The Missouri Southern women's track and field team, fresh off a second-place finish at the 2014 MIAA Indoor Championships, have qualified six individuals for the NCAA Division II Indoor Track and Field Championships. That meet will take place on March 14-15 in Winston Salem, NC.

March 4, 2014
Addison named first-team All-MIAA & Corn named MIAA Coach of the Year
Missouri Southern head basketball coach Robert Corn has been named the MIAA Men's Basketball Coach of the Year and Marquis Addison has been named a first-team All-MIAA selection as the league announced its men's basketball awards today.

March 4, 2014
Baseball debuts at No. 14 In College Baseball Writers National Poll
The Missouri Southern baseball program, off to the best start in program history, has debuted this week at No. 14 in the Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Division II Poll.

March 4, 2014
David Reese named MIAA Pitcher of the Week
Off to its best start in program history, the Missouri Southern baseball program can add another honor as senior pitcher David Reese has been named the MIAA's Pitcher of the Week as announced by the league office today.

March 4, 2014
Softball's doubleheader with SE Oklahoma State on Thursday cancelled
Joplin, Mo. - Missouri Southern softball's doubleheader against Southeastern Oklahoma State scheduled for Thursday at 1 p.m. in Muskogee, Oklahoma has been cancelled due to wet weather.

March 3, 2014
Mosley, Clay, Jones & Fitzpatrick earn women's basketball All-MIAA honors
Kansas City, Mo. – Four Missouri Southern women’s basketball players were named All-MIAA today as announced by the conference office. Senior forward Dominique Mosley earned First-Team All-MIAA honors while senior center Shonte Clay, junior guard Alexis Fitzpatrick and sophomore guard Sharese Jones earned All-MIAA honorable mention honors.

March 3, 2014
Southern softball's doubleheader against SE Oklahoma State rescheduled for Thursday
Joplin, Mo. - Due to the wet weather that hit Muskogee, Oklahoma this weekend, Missouri Southern softball's neutral site doubleheader with Southeastern Oklahoma State has been rescheduled for Thursday at 1 p.m. at Hillsdale High School in Muskogee.

March 2, 2014
Jeff Fraley earns men's high point award and Lions narrowly miss out on team title at 2014 MIAA Indoor Track Championships
Missouri Southern junior sprinter Jeff Fraley won the men's high point award and the men's track and field program narrowly missed out on a team title at the 2014 MIAA Indoor Track and Field Championships held at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center in Joplin this weekend.

March 2, 2014
Women's track and field finish second at 2014 MIAA Indoor Track and Field Championships
The Missouri Southern women's track and field team finished second in the 2014 MIAA Indoor Track and Field Championships held inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center this weekend.

March 1, 2014
Men's track wins two events on day two of 2014 MIAA Indoor Track and Field Championships
The Missouri Southern men's track and field team won two events and the Lions sit in second place, eight points out of first after day two of the 2014 MIAA Indoor Track and Field Championships held in the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

March 1, 2014
Women's track in first after day two of 2014 MIAA Indoor Track and Field Championships
The Missouri Southern women's track and field team is in first place after day two of the 2014 MIAA Indoor Track and Field Championships held at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

March 1, 2014
Men's basketball finishes regular season with 102-68 win at Lincoln
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team closed out the first half on a 39-5 run and cruised to a 102-68 win at Lincoln today to close out the regular season.

March 1, 2014
Jones' double-double leads women's basketball past Lincoln 60-52
Jefferson City, Mo. - Behind a double-double from sophomore guard Sharese Jones, the Missouri Southern Lions women's basketball team defeated the Lincoln Blue Tigers 60-52 this afternoon in Jason Gym.

February 28, 2014
Kaylee Morgan places fifth in pentathlon in first day of 2014 MIAA Indoor Championships
Missouri Southern sophomore Kaylee Morgan placed fifth in the pentathlon today after day one of the 2014 MIAA Indoor Track and Field Championships, hosted by MSSU at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

February 28, 2014
Baseball off to best start in school history with double-header sweep of Fort Hays
The Missouri Southern baseball team is off to the best start in team history as the Lions completed the four-game sweep of Fort Hays State, winning game one 7-2 and the nightcap 2-1.

February 28, 2014
Men's basketball closes out regular season with trip to Lincoln on Saturday
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will close out the regular season on Saturday as the Lions travel to Jefferson City to take on Lincoln University. Tip off from Jason Gym is slated for 3:30 pm.

February 28, 2014
Women's basketball wraps up regular season at Lincoln Saturday
Joplin, Mo. - After clinching a top four spot in the MIAA and a berth to Kansas City for the MIAA Tournament next week with a win over Lindenwood on Thursday, the Missouri Southern Lions women's basketball team wraps up the regular season on Saturday at Lincoln for a 1:30 p.m. tipoff from Jason Gym in Jefferson City.

February 27, 2014
Wright & Magee power Southern men's basketball past Lindenwood 90-74
St. Charles, Mo. - Slim Magee and Austin Wright led four Missouri Southern players in double figures tonight as the Lions powered their way past Lindenwood 90-74 at Hyland Arena for their fifth straight victory.

February 27, 2014
Women's basketball downs Lindenwood 71-61 as they clinch a berth to Kansas City for the MIAA Tournament
St. Charles, Mo. - The Missouri Southern women's basketball team overcame a three-point halftime deficit and used three players in double figures to down the Lindenwood Lady Lions 71-61 this evening at Hyland Arena as they secured a top four finish in the MIAA and earned a berth to Kansas City for next week's MIAA Tournament.

February 27, 2014
Reese's one-hitter highlights baseball's sweep over Fort Hays State
Joplin, Mo. - Behind a one-hit shutout from senior pitcher David Reese in game one and 19 hits in game two, the Missouri Southern baseball team improved to 10-0 on the year as they collected 30 hits on the afternoon and scored 19 runs winning game one 8-0 in seven innings and taking game two 11-7 in nine innings.

February 26, 2014
Men's Basketball heads to Lindenwood to start final week of regular season
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team rounds down the regular season as the Lions will travel to Lindenwood University on Thursday for the second-to-last game of the regular season. Tip off from St. Charles is slated for 7:30 pm from Hyland Arena.

February 26, 2014
Softball's Teri Mathis-Zenner Memorial Tournament cancelled due to weather
Joplin, Mo. - The Missouri Southern Lions softball program has announced the cancellation of this year's Teri Mathis-Zenner Memorial Tournament scheduled to be played at the Joplin Sports Authority due to anticipated weather expected in the area this weekend.

February 26, 2014
Southern women's basketball looks to clinch a spot in Kansas City at Lindenwood Thursday
Joplin, Mo. - Looking to clinch a top four spot in the MIAA and a berth to Kansas City for the MIAA Tournament next week, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team travels to St. Charles on Thursday to take on the Lindenwood Lady Lions at 5:30 p.m. at Hyland Arena.

February 25, 2014
Weekend baseball schedule altered
The Missouri Southern baseball team has announced changes to its weekend schedule with Fort Hays State as anticipated weather in the Joplin area will mean the pushing up of game dates and times.

February 24, 2014
Marquis Addison named MIAA Men's Basketball Player of the Week
Missouri Southern senior guard Marquis Addison has been named the MIAA Men's Basketball Player of the Week as announced by the league office today.

February 23, 2014
Softball splits doubleheader at Drury
Springfield, Mo. - The Missouri Southern Lions softball team split a double-header at Drury University this afternoon falling 5-3 in game one before prevailing 6-3 in game two.

February 23, 2014
Baseball finishes off four-game sweep at Lincoln
The Missouri Southern baseball team improved to 8-0 on the season as the Lions completed the four-game sweep at Lincoln today, winning by the scores of 12-1 and 9-1.

February 21, 2014
Men's track and field nabs seven provisionals at Nebraska Tune-Up
The Missouri Southern men's track and field program picked up seven provisionals Friday as the men competed at both the Nebraska Tune-Up and the Central Missouri Classic.

February 22, 2014
Softball splits home opener against Drury
Joplin, Mo. - The Missouri Southern Lions softball team split its home opener this afternoon against the visiting Drury Lady Panthers taking game one 4-0 before falling in game two 2-0 at Lea Kungle Field.

February 22, 2014
Women's basketball drops heartbreaker 71-68 to Pittsburg State on Senior Day
Joplin, Mo. - Despite four players in double figures, the Missouri Southern Lions women's basketball team dropped a heartbreaking 71-68 defeat this afternoon to Pittsburg State on Senior Day at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

February 22, 2014
Baseball Lions sweep double-header at Lincoln
The Missouri Southern baseball team swept a double-header today at Lincoln University, taking out the Blue Tigers, 5-3 and 6-2.

February 22, 2014
Seven score in double-figures and Lions blow out Pitt State, 110-90
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team had seven score in double-figures and the Lions took out visiting Pittsburg State 110-90 in a Sonic Trophy Series matchup in front of a overflow crowd in the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

February 21, 2014
Women's track picks up five provisionals at Nebraska Tune-Up
The Missouri Southern women's track and field team picked up five provisionals Friday as the Lions competed at the Nebraska Tune-Up on the campus of the University of Nebraska.

February 22, 2014
Men's basketball hosts Pittsburg State on Senior Day
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will play host to Pittsburg State this Saturday and the Lions will honor their five seniors for Senior Day in the last home game of the season. The game will also be the last regular-season home game for head coach Robert Corn. Tip off from the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center is slated for 3 pm.

February 21, 2014
Women's basketball to battle Pittsburg State on Senior Day Saturday
Joplin, Mo. - After winning their third straight game on Wednesday, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team will look to make it four in a row on Saturday as they play host to Pittsburg State at 1 p.m. at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center for Senior Day and this year's Sonic Trophy Series game.

February 20, 2014
Weekend baseball schedule altered
The weekend baseball series for the Missouri Southern Lions at Lincoln University has been altered due to wet field conditions in Jefferson City.

February 20, 2014
Southern football adds Joplin kicker to 2014 signing class
Missouri Southern football coach Daryl Daye has announced the addition of Joplin High School kicker Brock Renken to his 2014 signing class.

February 19, 2014
Men's basketball shoots lights-out and rolls over Southwest Baptist, 113-83
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team tied a school record with 15 three-pointers and Marquis Addison went over 1,500 points in his career as the Missouri Southern men's basketball team took out visiting Southwest Baptist 113-83 tonight.

February 19, 2014
Mosley powers women's basketball past Southwest Baptist 70-56
Joplin, Mo. - Nearly getting a double-doube from senior forward Dominique Mosley, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team used her strong performance combined with solid free throw shooting down the stretch to power past the Southwest Baptist Bearcats 70-56 tonight at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

February 19, 2014
Men's basketball ranked third in first NCAA Division II regional poll
The NCAA released its first Division II Central Region Rankings today and the Missouri Southern men's basketball program finds itself in third.

February 19, 2014
Women's basketball ranked ninth in first NCAA Division II Regional Poll
The NCAA released its first Division II Central Region Rankings today and the Missouri Southern women's basketball program finds itself in ninth.

February 18, 2014
Men's basketball begins final two-game home stretch with SBU on Wednesday
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will open up with the first of its final two home games of the season on Wednesday night as the Lions play host to Southwest Baptist. Tip off from the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center is slated for 7:30 pm.

February 18, 2014
Southern women's basketball looks to win third straight hosting Southwest Baptist Wednesday
Joplin, Mo. - Looking to win their third straight contest, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team returns to action on Wednesday hosting the Southwest Baptist Bearcats at 5:30 p.m. at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

February 18, 2014
Men's track and field sweeps MIAA weekly awards
The Missouri Southern men's track and field team has swept the MIAA weekly awards as Jeff Fraley and Darion Boure were named the MIAA Men's Track and Field Athletes of the Week, the league office announced today.

February 18, 2014
Brittani Reagan named MIAA Women's Field Athlete of the Week
Missouri southern sophomore jumper Brittani Reagan has been named the MIAA Women's Field Athlete of the Week as announced by the league office today.

February 17, 2014
Men's basketball announces Robert Corn Silver Anniversary Team
Missouri Southern men's basketball coach Robert Corn has announced his Silver Anniversary team in conjunction with his 25th and final year of coaching at Missouri Southern.

February 16, 2014
Softball splits a pair of games on final day of UAM Eight State Classic
Bentonville, Ark. - Closing out action at the UAM Eight State Classic today, the Missouri Southern softball team split a pair of games falling to Willam Jewell 6-1 before defeating Southwestern Oklahoma State 7-2.

February 15, 2014
Two records go down as Lions compete at Oklahoma Baptist Invite
Missouri Southern junior sprinter Jeff Fraley punched his ticket to nationals and broke his own school record in the process, while Darion Boure set a record in the triple jump and the men's track and field team competed at the Oklahoma Baptist Invitational held this weekend at the indoor facility on the campus of the University of Oklahoma.

February 15, 2014
Women's track picks up nine provisionals at Oklahoma Baptist Invite
The Missouri Southern women's track and field team picked up nine provisionals at the Oklahoma Baptist Invite this weekend held at the indoor facility on the campus of the University of Oklahoma.

February 16, 2014
Baseball stays perfect with double-header sweep of Minnesota-Crookston
The Missouri Southern baseball team stayed perfect on the season as the Lions swept a double-header from visiting Minnesota-Crookston today, winning game one 12-0 and taking the second game 5-2.

February 15, 2014
Southern softball splits action on day two of the UAM Eight State Classic
Bentonville, Ark. - The Missouri Southern softball team split a pair of games on day two of action at the UAM Eight-State Classic at Memorial Park and Bentonville High School falling to Southern Nazarene 9-8 before downing Ouachita Baptist 8-4 for their first win of 2014.

February 15, 2014
Free throws key Southern women's basketball past Missouri Western 68-61
St. Joseph, Mo. - Hitting key free throws down the stretch, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team weathered a tough Missouri Western team topping the Griffons 68-61 this afternoon at the MWSU Fieldhouse.

February 15, 2014
Southern baseball sweeps opening double-header over Minnesota-Crookston, 13-4 and 10-1
The Missouri Southern baseball team swept a season-opening double-header today at home as the Lions defeated visiting Minnesota-Crookston 13-4 and 10-1 at Joe Becker Stadium.

February 15, 2014
Magee's double-double lifts Lions over Missouri Western 78-60
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team had four score in double-figures led by a double-double from Slim Magee and the Lions took out Missouri Western 78-60 today inside the MWSU Fieldhouse.

February 14, 2014
Softball drops opening two games at the Eight State Classic
Bentonville, Ark. - Despite taking early leads in both games, the Missouri Southern softball team dropped their opening two games at the UAM Eight State Classic today at Memorial Park. The Lions lost 9-1 to Illinois-Springfield and then later stumbled 10-2 to the Quincy (Ill.) Hawks.

February 14, 2014
Southern baseball opens up 2014 season at home with weekend series against Minnesota-Crookston
The Missouri Southern baseball team will open up the 2014 season this weekend as the Lions play host to visiting Minnesota-Crookston in a four-game series at Joe Becker Stadium on Saturday and Sunday.

February 14, 2014
Men's basketball head to St. Joseph to take on Missouri Western
The Missouri Southern men's basketball program, having already clinched a spot in the MIAA Tournament, will look to move up in the standings as the Lions head north to take on Missouri Western on Saturday. Tip off from the MWSU Fieldhouse is slated for 3:30 pm.

February 14, 2014
Track and field teams head to Oklahoma to take part in Oklahoma Baptist Invite
The Missouri Southern men's and women's track and field programs will be in action this Saturday as the teams travel to Norman, Oklahoma to take part in the Oklahoma Baptist Invite held at the Mosier Indoor Track Facility on the campus of the University of Oklahoma.

February 14, 2014
Women's basketball travels to Missouri Western to tangle with the Griffons Saturday
Joplin, Mo. – After snapping a three-game losing skid with a 64-60 overtime win at home over Northwest Missouri on Wednesday, the Missouri Southern Lions women’s basketball team heads out on the road for their only road game in a 25-day stretch traveling to Missouri Western on Saturday to face the Griffons at 1:30 p.m. at MWSU Fieldhouse.

February 14, 2014
Addie Mengwasser named to Coaches All-Academic Team
Missouri Southern sophomore distance runner Addie Mengwasser has been named to the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Academic Team, the organization announced today.

February 14, 2014
Men's cross country has four named to Coaches All-Academic Team
The Missouri Southern men's cross country team had four individuals named to the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Academic Team, the organization announced today.

February 13, 2014
Southern softball opens the 2014 season at the UAM Eight State Classic Friday
Joplin, Mo. - After being delayed an extra week, the Missouri Southern softball opens the 2014 season at the Eight-State Classic hosted by the University of Arkansas-Monticello at Memorial Park in Bentonville, Arkansas. The Lions will play six games against teams from both the Great American Conference and Great Lakes Valley Conference starting with Illinois-Springfield at 11:30 a.m. Friday.

February 13, 2014
Former softball coach Dr. Pat Lipira to be inducted into Missouri Sports Hall of Fame
Former Missouri Southern softball coach Dr. Pat Lipira will be inducted into the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame on April 24 as part of the organization's Women in Sports Luncheon. The event will take place in the Ramada Plaza Hotel and Oasis Convention Center in Springfield and is being sponsored by the Bee Payne-Stewart Foundation.

February 12, 2014
Balanced scoring attack lifts Lions to 82-68 win over Northwest Missouri
The Missouri Southern basketball opened up a 40-26 lead at the half and the Lions took out MIAA-leading Northwest Missouri State, 82-68 tonight inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

February 12, 2014
Women's basketball tops Northwest Missouri 64-60 in overtime thriller
Joplin, Mo. - Despite trailing the for the majority of the second half, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team prevailed in overtime squeaking by the Northwest Missouri Bearcats 64-60 tonight at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

February 11, 2014
Men's basketball plays host to Northwest Missouri in pivotal MIAA game
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will play host to MIAA-leading Northwest Missouri Wednesday night in what could be a very pivotal game for either team in determining post-season standings. Tip off from the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center is slated for 7:30 pm.

February 11, 2014
Lions women's basketball looks to get back on track hosting Bearcats Wednesday
Joplin, Mo. - After dropping a tough 75-67 loss at home to #13 Central Missouri on Saturday, the Missouri Southern women's basketball looks to get back on the winning track on Wednesday evening hosting the Northwest Missouri Bearcats at 5:30 p.m. at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

February 8, 2014
Men's track picks up four top three finishes at Mule Relays
The Missouri Southern men's track and field team picked up two wins and four top three finishes today at the Mule Relays held inside the Multipurpose Building at the University of Central Missouri.

February 8, 2014
Hot-shooting Central Missouri defeats Lions, 97-92
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team went cold from the field in the second-half and a hot-shooting Central Missouri squad, defeated the Lions 97-92 today at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

February 8, 2014
#13 Central Missouri hands Lions tough 75-67 setback
Joplin, Mo. - Despite a tie game with less than eight minutes to play and three Lions finishing in double figures, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team dropped a tough 75-67 contest to the 13th-ranked Central Missouri Jennies this afternoon at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

February 7, 2014
Cornman picks up two provisionals at Mule Relays
Missouri Southern senior thrower Kylie Cornman picked up two provisionals and a win as the women's track and field team competed at the 2014 Mule Relays tonight in Warrensburg.

February 7, 2014
Lions look for redemption as Southern plays host to Central Missouri on Saturday
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will play host to Central Missouri in the second game in a row against the Mules as the Lions look to avenge a loss last week. Tip off from the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center is slated for 3 pm Saturday.

February 7, 2014
Women's basketball set to host rematch with #13 Jennies Saturday
Joplin, Mo. - After a week off of play, the Missouri Southern Lions women's basketball team will resume MIAA action on Saturday when they host the #13 Central Missouri Jennies at 1 p.m. at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center. This will be the Lions and Jennies second matchup in eight days as Central Missouri defeated the Lions 70-61 on February 1 in Warrensburg, Mo.

February 7, 2014
Softball adds double-header against SE Oklahoma State at Hillsdale High School
Joplin, Mo. - The Missouri Southern softball team has added a double-header against Southeastern Oklahoma to their schedule on Tueaday, March 4 as they will face off with the Savage Storm on a neutral field at Hillsdale College in Muskogee, Oklahoma. The first game is set for 1:30 p.m. with the second game to follow.

February 5, 2014
Southern football signs 30 as part of its 2014 Signing Class
Missouri Southern football coach Daryl Daye has announced the addition of 30 newcomers as part of his 2014 recruiting class. Ten are already on campus and the other 20 will enroll this fall.

February 5, 2014
Southern softball announces four games with Drury on Feb. 22 & 23
Joplin, Mo. - After this weekend's season-opening tournament at Southeastern Oklahoma State was cancelled to due to wet weather conditions, the Missouri Southern softball program has scheduled a home-and-home doubleheader with the Drury University Panthers on February 22 and 23.

February 4, 2014
MSSU Track and Field Teams Move Up In National Polls
The Missouri Southern men's and women's track and field teams have moved up in the national polls as the latest Division II poll was released by the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association of America (USTFCCCA).

February 4, 2014
Southeastern Regional Invitational cancelled due to weather
Joplin, Mo. - This weekend's Southeastern Regional Invitational hosted by Southeastern Oklahoma State in Durant, Okla. has been cancelled due to wet weather conditions.

February 1, 2014
Melugin qualifies for nationals in pole vault in final day of Lion Invite
Missouri Southern sophomore vaulter Brady Melugin earned a personal best and a berth to nationals today as the men's track and field team competed in the final day of the 2014 MSSU Lion Invite inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

February 1, 2014
Women's 4x400m relay team sets school record in MSSU Invite
The Missouri Southern women's 4x400m relay team set a school record today and the Lions had a good final day at the 2014 MSSU Lion Invite inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

February 1, 2014
First-half deficit too much in 75-62 loss at Central Missouri
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team shot a season-low nine percent from the three point line and couldn't overcome a first-half deficit in a 75-62 loss at Central Missouri today inside the Multipurpose Building in Warrensburg.

February 1, 2014
Southern women drop hard-fought contest at #12 Central Missouri 70-61
Warrensburg, Mo. - Despite a double-double from senior forward Dominique Mosley, the Missouri Southern Lions women's basketball team was unable to overcome the powerful duo of Keuna Flax and BreAnna Lewis as they fell 70-61 this afternoon to the #12 Central Missouri Jennies at the UCM Multipurpose Building.

January 31, 2014
Fraley qualifies for nationals and breaks 200m indoor record in first day of Lion Invite
Missouri Southern sprinter Jeff Fraley qualified for nationals in the 200m and broke the school record in the process as the Lions competed in the first day of the MSSU Lion Invite today inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

January 31, 2014
Women's track has three provisionals in day one of Lion Invite
The Missouri Southern women's track and field team had three provisionals in day one of the 2014 MSSU Lion Invite today inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

January 31, 2014
Men's Basketball heads to Central Missouri on Saturday for MIAA matchup
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will head to Warrensburg tomorrow to take on Central Missouri on a pivital MIAA matchup. Tip off with the Mules is slated for 3:30 pm inside the Multipurpose Building.

January 31, 2014
Women's basketball travels to #12 Central Missouri Saturday
Joplin, Mo. - After losing a hard-fought contest at Southwest Baptist on Thursday, the Missouri Southern Lions women's basketball team will look to bounce back quicky as they stay on the road traveling to #12 Central Missouri to battle the Jennies at 1:30 p.m. from UCM Multipurpose Building.

January 31, 2014
Southern softball selected ninth in MIAA preseason coaches poll
Joplin, Mo. - The Missouri Southern softball team has been picked to finish 9th in the 2014 MIAA Preseason Coaches Poll, the league announced today.

January 30, 2014
Lions make free-throws down the stretch and win 96-94 at Southwest Baptist
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team made clutch free-throws down the stretch and the Lions defeated Southwest Baptist 96-94 tonight at the Meyer Sports Center in Bolivar.

January 30, 2014
Late run from Bearcats lifts SBU over Southern 83-78 in women's basketball action
Southwest Baptist went on a 13-7 run over the final two minutes of the game tonight to defeat the Missouri Southern women's basketball team 83-78 at the Meyer Sports Center in Bolivar.

January 30, 2014
Southern baseball picked fourth in MIAA preseason coaches poll
The Missouri Southern baseball team has been picked to finish fourth in the MIAA Preseason Coaches Poll, the league announced today.

January 29, 2014
Men's Basketball heads to Bolivar to take on SBU
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will head east to Bolivar on Thursday night to take on Southwest Baptist University. Tip off from the Meyer Sports Center is slated for 7:30 pm.

January 29, 2014
Women's basketball opens two-game road swing at Southwest Baptist
Joplin, Mo. - Narrowly missing out on entering the WBCA/USA Today Top 25 for the first time since the 2007-08 season, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team will look to win its sixth straight game as they venture out on the road on Thursday traveling to Southwest Baptist to face the Bearcats at 5:30 p.m.

January 28, 2014
Kylie Cornman named MIAA Women's Field Athlete of the Week
Missouri Southern senior thrower Kylie Cornman has been named the MIAA Women's Field Athlete of the Week as announced by the league office today.

January 26, 2014
Warren Turner inducted into Missouri Sports Hall of Fame
The All-time wins leader in baseball at Missouri Southern, Warren Turner, was part of a 15-member class today that was inducted into the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame in a ceremony at the University Plaza Hotel & Convention Center in Springfield, Mo.

January 25, 2014
#22 Lions shoot lights-out in 105-71 win over Missouri Western
The No. 22 Missouri Southern basketball team had a career-high 28 points from Greg Renfroe and the Lions shot 68 percent from the field, defeating visiting Missouri Western 105-71 inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

January 25, 2014
Women's basketball remains unbeaten at home powering past Mo. Western 65-50
Joplin, Mo. - Winning their fifth straight game and staying unbeaten at home, the Missouri Southern Lions women's basketball team powered past the Missouri Western Griffons 65-50 this afternoon at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

January 24, 2014
Southern women's track competes at Jayhawk Classic
Whitney Hardy picked up a strong provisional in the high jump and the Missouri Southern women's track and field team competed at the 2014 Jayhawk Classic Friday.

January 24, 2014
Southern men put up strong numbers at Jayhawk Invite
The Missouri Southern men's track and field team competed at the 2014 Jayhawk Classic and came away with strong results Friday.

January 24, 2014
No. 22 Men's basketball returns home to host Missouri Western Saturday
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will look to get back on the winning track this Saturday when the 22nd ranked Lions play host to visiting Missouri Western inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

January 24, 2014
Southern women's basketball to host Missouri Western for Pink Day
Joplin, Mo. - After winning their fourth straight game on Wednesday, the Missouri Southern Lions women's basketball team returns home to host the Missouri Western Griffons in their annual Pink Game on Saturday afternoon as the Lions will don pink jerseys to raise money for breast cancer research. Tip-off is set for 1 p.m at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

January 22, 2014
Last-second shot lifts Northwest Missouri over No. 22 Lions 79-78
A layup from Northwest Missouri's DeShaun Cooper with 3.3 seconds left proved to be the game-winner as the Bearcats came-from-behind and defeated the No. 22 Missouri Southern men's basketball team 79-78 tonight inside Bearcat Arena.

January 22, 2014
Jones leads balanced scoring attack as Southern defeats Bearcats 80-74
Maryville, Mo. - Using a balanced scoring attack that saw five Lions finish in double figures, the Missouri Southern women's basketball held off the hard-charging Northwest Missouri Bearcats for a 80-74 victory tonight at Bearcat Arena.

January 22, 2014
Chris Barnwell named All-American
Missouri Southern junior running back Chris Barnwell has been named an honorable mention All-American selection by Don Hansen today.

January 21, 2014
No. 22 Lions head to Maryville for big matchup at Northwest Missouri
The 22nd ranked Missouri Southern men's basketball team will head north on Wednesday for an important matchup with Northwest Missouri State that will determine first-place in the MIAA. Tip off from Bearcat Arena in Maryville is slated for 7:30 pm.

January 21, 2014
Southern women look to win fourth straight traveling to Northwest Missouri Wednesday
Joplin, Mo. - After winning a pair of games at home last week, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team looks to win their fourth straight game on Wednesday traveling to Northwest Missouri to face the Bearcats at 5:30 p.m. at Bearcat Arena.

January 18, 2014
Second-half free-throw shooting lifts Lions to 76-63 win over Lincoln
The Missouri Southern basketball team scored 24 of their 36 second-half points from the free-throw line and Cameron Cornelius paced the Lions with 21, as the Lions defeated visiting Lincoln 76-63 tonight inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

January 18, 2014
Hartzog notches career-high 26 points in Lions 86-62 romp over Lincoln
Joplin, Mo. - Behind a career-high 26 points from Nicole Hartzog, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team shot a season-best 64.8% from the field in a 86-62 romp this afternoon at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center over the visiting Lincoln Blue Tigers.

January 17, 2014
Lions look to move to 13-2 with weekend game against Lincoln
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will look to move to 13-2 overall and win their fourth game in a row when the Lions play host to Lincoln University this Saturday at 3 pm inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

January 17, 2014
Women's basketball set to host Lincoln Saturday afternoon
Joplin, Mo. - After downing Lindenwood at home on Wednesday, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team returns to action on Saturday afternoon hosting the Lincoln Blue Tigers at 1 p.m. at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

January 16, 2014
Southern volleyball adds another for 2014
Missouri Southern volleyball coach John Napier has announced the signing of junior college transfer Jacy Ermel to add to the signing class of 2014.

January 16, 2014
Daye announces coaching staff changes
Missouri Southern football coach Daryl Daye has announced the hiring of Aaron DeBerry as defensive line coach, as well as other coaching staff changes.

January 15, 2014
Stingy second-half defense lifts Lions to 70-50 win in Corn's 400th
The Missouri Southern defense held Lindenwood scoreless for 10:19 in the second half and the Lions gave head coach Robert Corn his 400th win tonight in a 70-50 win at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

January 15, 2014
Women's basketball defeats Lady Lions 72-61
Joplin, Mo. - Returning home for their first game at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center since January 4, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team defeated Lindenwood 72-61 tonight behind 19 points from Shonte Clay.

January 14, 2014
Men's basketball comes home for matchup with Lindenwood
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will look to continue its hot streak as the Lions play host to Lindenwood University at 7:30 pm Wednesday night inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

January 14, 2014
Women's basketball returns home to host Lindenwood Wednesday
Joplin, Mo. - After winning an exciting overtime contest at Northeastern State last Saturday, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team returns to action at home on Wednesday hosting the Lindenwood Lady Lions at 5:30 p.m. at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

January 11, 2014
Women's track wins nine events in final day of MSSU Invite
The Missouri Southern women's track and field team took home nine titles in the final day of the 2014 MSSU Invite held today in the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

January 11, 2014
Men's track wins three events and posts 12 top-three finishes in final day of MSSU Invite
The Missouri Southern men's track and field team posted three victories and had 12 top-three finishes in the final day of the MSSU Invite today inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

January 11, 2014
Lions stay perfect on the road with 80-65 win at Northeastern State
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team came away with a huge road win today, taking out Northeastern State in Tahlequah this afternoon, 80-65 and moving into a first-place tie in the MIAA with the win.

January 11, 2014
Southern women's basketball wins 80-77 overtime thriller at Northeastern State
Tahlequah, Okla. - Behind 34 points from the frontcourt tandem of Shonte Clay and Dominique Mosley, the Missouri Southern Lions women's basketball team outscored Northeastern State 10-7 in overtime to take home a 80-77 win over the RiverHawks this afternoon at the NSU Event Center.

January 10, 2014
Fraley/Holley qualify for finals of 60m dash in first day of MSSU Invite
The Missouri Southern men's track and field team put two in the finals of the 60m dash and had two other top three finishes in day one of the 2014 MSSU Invitational at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

January 10, 2014
Women win three events in day one of MSSU Invite
The Missouri Southern women's track and field team took home three events today in the first day of the 2014 Missouri Southern Invitational at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

January 10, 2014
Men's basketball looks to remain perfect away from home with road matchup at Northeastern State
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will look to make a bid for first-place in the MIAA Saturday afternoon when the Lions travel to Tahlequah, Okla. to take on Northeastern State University at 3:30 pm from the NSU Events Center.

January 10, 2014
Southern women's basketball wraps up two-game road trip at Northeastern State
Joplin, Mo. - After dropping a nail-bitting two-point defeat at Central Oklahoma on Wednesday, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team looks to rebound on Saturday when they travel to Northeastern State to face the RiverHawks at 1:30 p.m. at the NSU Event Center.

January 9, 2014
Track and Field opens up indoor season with MSSU Invitational
The Missouri Southern men's and women's track and field teams will open up their respective indoor seasons tomorrow when the Lions play host to the MSSU Invitational held inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

January 8, 2014
Strong second half lifts Lions over Central Oklahoma 92-79
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team scored 58 points in the second half as the Lions held on for a 92-79 win at Central Oklahoma tonight.

January 8, 2014
Women's basketball drops 62-60 heartbreaker at Central Oklahoma
Edmond, Okla. - A late pair of free throws by Central Oklahoma sealed a win for the Bronchos as the Missouri Southern women's basketball team dropped a heartbreaking 62-60 decision at the Hamilton Field House.

January 7, 2014
Men's basketball starts two-game road trip with matchup at Central Oklahoma
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will start a two-game road trip tomorrow night when the Lions travel to Edmond, Oklahoma to take on the Bronchos of Central Oklahoma. Tipoff is slated for 7:30 pm from Hamilton Fieldhouse.

January 7, 2014
Women's basketball hits the road for first time in 2014 to face Central Oklahoma
Joplin, Mo. - Receiving votes in the USA Today WBCA Women's Basketball poll for the first time this season after defeating Fort Hays State at home on Saturday, the Missouri Southern women's basketball looks to continue their strong play hitting the road on Wednesday traveling to Central Oklahoma to face the Bronchos at 5:30 p.m. at the Hamilton Field House.

January 4, 2014
First-half deficit too much as Lions fall 76-67 at home to Fort Hays State
Jordan Talbert had a double-double with 13 points and 11 rebounds, but the Missouri Southern men's basketball team couldn't overcome a five-point first-half deficit and the Lions fell 76-67 today to Fort Hays State at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

January 4, 2014
Balanced scoring attack propels Lions past Fort Hays State 76-71
Joplin, Mo. - With five Lions finishing in double figures, led by sophomore guard Sharese Jones, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team won a back-and-forth battle this afternoon over Fort Hays State 76-71 at the the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

January 3, 2014
Southern women's basketball back in action Saturday hosting Fort Hays State
Joplin, Mo. - After taking a two-week hiatus for the holidays, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team returns to MIAA action on Saturday hosting the Fort Hays State Tigers at 1:00 p.m. at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

December 31, 2013
Men's basketball opens up 2014 with home matchup with Fort Hays State
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will look to extend its seven-game winning streak as the Lions open up 2014 by playing host to Fort Hays State at 3 pm this Saturday inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

December 23, 2013
Missouri Southern names John Napier as head women's volleyball coach
Missouri Southern director of athletics Jared Bruggeman has announced that John Napier will be the new head volleyball coach at Missouri Southern. Napier will officially begin his duties at Southern in January.

December 23, 2013
Missouri Southern football ranks near the top in many Division II statistical categories
he NCAA released its final Division II statistics today and the Missouri Southern football team led the country in time of possession this season, while ranking second in rushing yardage.

December 21, 2013
Men's Basketball cruises to 89-60 win at Emporia State
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team went 30-32 from the free-throw line and Cameron Cornelius paced the Lions with 22 points as Southern led from start to finish in an 89-60 win at Emporia State today.

December 21, 2013
Women's basketball falls 77-56 at No. 3 Lady Hornets
Emporia, Kan. - Despite a tie score at halftime, the Missouri Southern women's basketball fell 77-56 this afternoon to the third-ranked Emporia State Lady Hornets at William L. White Auditorium.

December 20, 2013
Men's basketball looks to move to 3-0 in MIAA with road trip to Emporia State
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will look to move to 9-1 overall and 3-0 in the MIAA as the Lions travel to Emporia State tomorrow for a 3:30 pm tipoff at White Auditorium.

December 19, 2013
Women's basketball resumes MIAA action at No. 3 Emporia State Saturday
Joplin, Mo. - Looking to extend their longest winning streak in six seasons, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team returns to MIAA action on Saturday traveling to third-ranked Emporia State to take on the Lady Hornets at 1:30 p.m. at William L. White Auditorium.

December 17, 2013
Lions hold on for 74-73 win at home over Arkansas Tech
Jordan Talbert's layup with 38 seconds left proved to be the game-winner as the Missouri Southern men's basketball team held on for a 74-73 win over visiting Arkansas Tech tonight at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

December 16, 2013
Women's basketball wins eighth straight rolling past William Woods 80-57
Joplin, Mo. - Winning their eighth consecutive game, the Missouri Southern Lions women's basketball used a balanced scoring effort to roll past non-conference opponent William Woods 80-57 tonight at Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

December 16, 2013
Men's basketball closes out non-conference slate against Arkansas Tech
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will finish up its non-conference slate of games tomorrow evening when the Lions play host to Arkansas Tech University in a 7 pm tip off at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

December 16, 2013
Softball to host Winter Camp on January 18
Joplin, Mo. - The Missouri Southern State softball program will host a Winter Camp on January 18 featuring both hitting and pitching camps on the campus of Missouri Southern for ages 8-18.

December 13, 2013
Southern women close out non-conference action hosting William Woods Monday
Joplin, Mo. - After opening MIAA play at home last weekend with a pair of victories, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team closes out non-conference play on Monday hosting the William Woods Owls at 5:30 p.m. in the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

December 13, 2013
Barnwell and Ridgway named to Don Hansen's All-Region Team
Missouri Southern football players Chris Barnwell and Gatlin Ridgway were named to the Don Hansen All-Super Region Three team today, the organization announced.

December 11, 2013
Missouri Southern selected to host 2015 NCAA Cross Country Regional
The NCAA today announced that Missouri Southern State University and the MSSU Cross Country Course will be the host of the NCAA Division II Cross Country Central Regional in 2015.

December 10, 2013
Men's basketball coach Robert Corn announces retirement at the end of the season
The winningest head coach in Missouri Southern State University men's basketball history, Robert Corn, has announced his retirement from coaching, effective after this season as he will transition into a new position with the University on July 1, 2014.

December 7, 2013
Wright's long-range shooting helps lead Lions over #22 Washburn 110-73
Austin Wright was a perfect 8-8 from the field including a school-record 7-7 from behind the arc and the Lions had six score in double-figures in a 110-73 win over No. 22 Washburn today at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

December 7, 2013
Clay paces Southern women's basketball past #20 Washburn 68-59
Joplin, Mo. - Helping Missouri Southern women's basketball secure their first win over a ranked opponent since February 26, 2011, senior center Shonte Clay led four Lions in double figures as Southern downed No. 20 Washburn 68-59 this afternoon at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

December 6, 2013
Men's basketball plays host to No. 22 Washburn in MIAA Action
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will look to stay undefeated in MIAA play as the Lions play host to No. 22 Washburn University on Saturday at 3 pm inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

December 6, 2013
Women's basketball to battle No. 20 Washburn at home Saturday
Joplin, Mo. - Fresh off a four-point win over Nebraska-Kearney on Thursday, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team looks to extend their six-game winning streak on Saturday when they host the No. 20 Washburn Ichabods at 1 p.m. at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

December 5, 2013
Career night for Magee lifts Lions over Nebraska-Kearney, 99-79
Career-highs in points (27), rebounds (10), free-throws (4), field goals (11) and blocks (7) from Slim Magee helped lift the Missouri Southern basketball team over visiting Nebraska-Kearney, 99-79 tonight inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

December 5, 2013
Southern women open MIAA play defeating Nebraska-Kearney 76-72
Joplin, Mo. - With reigning MIAA Athlete of the Week Dominique Mosley leading the Lions with 22 points, the Missouri Southern women's basketball opened MIAA play with a back-and-forth 76-72 win at home over Nebraska-Kearney tonight at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

December 4, 2013
Men's Basketball plays host to Nebraska-Kearney to start MIAA play
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will open up MIAA play tomorrow night when the Lions play host to visiting Nebraska-Kearney. Tip off from the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center is slated for 7:30 pm.

December 4, 2013
Southern women's basketball tips-off MIAA play hosting Nebraska-Kearney Thursday
Joplin, Mo. - Fresh off a pair of non-conference road wins this past week, the Missouri Southern Lions women's basketball team tips-off MIAA conference play on Thursday hosting Nebraska- Kearney at 5:30 p.m. in the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

December 2, 2013
Dominique Mosley named MIAA Women's Basketball Athlete of the Week
Kansas City, Mo. - Senior forward Dominique Mosley was named the MIAA Women's Basketball Athlete of the Week, as announced by the conference office today.

November 30, 2013
Mosley pours in a career-high 30 points as Southern races past Rockhurst 82-56
Kansas City, Mo. - Thanks to a career-high 30 points from senior forward Dominique Mosley, the Missouri Southern Lions women's basketball team raced past Rockhurst 82-56 this afternoon at the Mason-Halpin Field House.

November 30, 2013
Third straight 100-point game lifts men's basketball over Ottawa 101-75
The Missouri Southern basketball team had five score in double-figures and reached triple-digits for the third-straight game as the Lions took out visiting Ottawa 101-75 today in non-conference action at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

November 29, 2013
Men's basketball plays host to Ottawa
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will play host to Ottawa University on Saturday afternoon at 3 pm inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

November 29, 2013
Lions women's basketball wraps up road swing at Rockhurst Saturday
Joplin, Mo. - Coming off a 30-point win on the road at Northwestern Oklahoma State Tuesday, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team wraps up their two-game non-conference road swing Saturday afternoon when they travel to Kansas City, Mo. to face the Rockhurst Hawks at 4 p.m. at Mason-Halpin Field House.

November 26, 2013
Southern women's basketball cruises past Northwestern Oklahoma 84-54
Alva, Okla. - Behind another pair of stellar performances from Dominique Mosley and Sharese Jones, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team cruised past Northwestern Oklahoma State 84-54 this afternoon at Percefull Fieldhouse.

November 25, 2013
Women's basketball travels to Northwestern Oklahoma to battle the Rangers Tuesday
Joplin, Mo. - After winning a pair of games this past weekend at home at the Pizza Hut/ Fairfield Inn Thanksgiving Classic, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team hits the road as they travel to Northwestern Oklahoma State to take on the Rangers at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Percefull Fieldhouse in Alva, Oklahoma.

November 23, 2013
Clay drops a career-high 26 points in Lions' 84-61 rout over Evangel
Joplin, Mo. - Behind a career-high 26 points from senior center Shonte Clay, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team routed the Evangel (Mo.) Crusaders 84-61 this afternoon in the final game of the Pizza Hut/ Fairfield Inn Thanksgiving Classic at Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

November 23, 2013
Men's cross country finishes 19th at 2013 NCAA Division II Championships
The Missouri Southern men's cross country team placed 19th today at the 2013 NCAA Division II National Championships held at Plantes Ferry Sports Complex in Spokane today.

November 23, 2013
Dora Eastin finishes 102nd at 2013 NCAA Division II Cross Country Championships
Missouri Southern junior runner Dora Eastin finished 102nd today at the 2013 NCAA Division II National Cross Country Championships held at Plantes Ferry Sports Complex in Spokane, Wash.

November 23, 2013
Wright's season-high 20 points lifts Lions over Bethany 112-74 in final game of PSU Classic
The Missouri Southern basketball team had five players score in double figures and scored the most points in ten years as the Lions defeated Bethany College 112-74 today in the final game of the Pittsburg State Classic.

November 23, 2013
Volleyball signs two for 2014
Missouri Southern volleyball coach Rachel Kirkman has announced the signing of two high school athletes for the 2014 season.

November 22, 2013
Women's basketball defeats Avila 69-54 to open Thanksgiving Classic play
Joplin, Mo. - Behind 20 points each from Dominique Mosley and Sharese Jones, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team defeated Avila 69-54 tonight in the first game of the Pizza Hut/ Fairfield Inn Thanksgiving Classic hostedby Missouri Southern at Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

November 22, 2013
Addison's 22 points lifts Lions over Avila 108-67 in Pitt State Classic
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team raced out to a big lead and cruised to a 108-67 win tonight over Avila in game one of the Pittsburg State Classic at John Lance Arena.

November 22, 2013
Southern golf signs two for 2014-15
Missouri Southern golf coach Mike Wheeler has announced the signing two high school student-athletes as part of his 2014-15 recruiting class.

November 22, 2013
Southern volleyball has six players named to MIAA Academic Honor Roll
Joplin, Mo. - The Missouri Southern volleyball team had six players named to the MIAA Academic Honor Roll, as announced by the conference office today.

November 22, 2013
Southern men's basketball signs Andrew Ballock for 2014-15
Joplin, Mo. - Missouri Southern men's basketball Robert Corn has announced the signing of high school guard Andrew Ballock in the early signing period for the 2014-15 season.

November 22, 2013
Southern baseball signs two in early period
Missouri Southern baseball coach Bryce Darnell has announced the signing of two new recruits during the early signing period for the 2014-15 season.

November 22, 2013
Warren Turner to be inducted into Missouri Sports Hall of Fame
The all-time winningest coach in Missouri Southern baseball history will be going into yet another hall of fame as the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame announced that Warren Turner will be part of its 2014 group of inductees that will be enshrined in January.

November 21, 2013
Men's basketball heads to Pittsburg for PSU Tournament
The Missouri Southern basketball team will head west to Pittsburg to compete in the Pittsburg State Tournament this Friday and Saturday. The Lions will face off with Avila on Friday evening and will take on Bethany on Saturday.

November 21, 2013
Southern women's basketballl set to host Pizza Hut/ Fairfield Inn Thanksgiving Classic
Joplin, Mo. - Fresh off their highest scoring output in nearly eight years, the Missouri Southern women's basketball team returns to action this weekend hosting the Pizza Hut/ Fairfield Inn Thanksgiving Classic Friday and Saturday at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center. The Lions play the Avila Eagles on Friday at 7 p.m. and finish up tournament play on Saturday at 3 p.m. taking on the Evangel Crusaders.

November 21, 2013
11 players named to MIAA Football Academic Honor Roll; Forchu named Scholar-Athlete
Kansas City, Mo. - The Missouri Southern Lions football team had 11 players named to the MIAA Academic Honor Roll as announced by the league office today. In addition, sophomore running back Giresse Forchu was named a MIAA Scholar-Athlete.

November 20, 2013
Southern softball inks three newcomers for 2014-15
Joplin, Mo. - Missouri Southern softball head coach Bill Gray has announced the signings of three players for the 2014-15 season. The Lions will welcome Sydney Blue (Claremore, Okla.), Abi Corbett (Wentzville, Mo.) and Kali' Hodson (Anderson, Mo.).

November 20, 2013
Katie Politte named All-MIAA
Missouri Southern junior outside hitter Katie Politte has been named All-MIAA as the League announced its post season awards today.

November 19, 2013
Late run lifts Arkansas-Fort Smith over Southern 74-72
A 12-2 run over the final 4:36 lifted the Arkansas-Fort Smith Lions over the Missouri Southern basketball team 74-72 tonight inside the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

November 19, 2013
Southern football lands nine on All-MIAA team
The Missouri Southern football team had nine players named All-MIAA today as the league announced its post season honors.

November 16, 2013
Streak Be Gone! Lions win 35-21 at No. 6 Pittsburg State in Sonic Miners Bowl
The streak is no more and the Missouri Southern football team has defeated Pittsburg State 35-21 today in the Sonic Miners Bowl at Carnie Smith Stadium.

November 16, 2013
Southern volleyball falls 3-0 at Pittsburg State
The Missouri Southern volleyball team finished its season today and fell on the road at Pittsburg State, three sets to none. Individual set scores were 13-25, 13-25 and 17-25.

November 16, 2013
Jones & Mosley spark Southern women's basketball past SWOSU 99-83
Joplin, Mo. - Thanks to career-best performances from Sharese Jones and Dominique Mosley, the Missouri Southern Lions women's basketball team defeated Southwestern Oklahoma State 99-83 this afternoon in their home opener at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

November 15, 2013
Lions women's basketball hosts Lady Bulldogs in home opener Saturday
Joplin, Mo. - The Missouri Southern women's basketball team hosts the Southwestern Oklahoma State Lady Bulldogs on Saturday at 1 p.m. in their home opener at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

November 15, 2013
Women's basketball adds Jordan Dinyer for 2014-15
Joplin, Mo. - Missouri Southern women's basketball interim head coach Ronda Hubbard has announced the signing of Jordan Dinyer for the 2014-15 season.

November 14, 2013
Southern soccer has 14 players named to MIAA Academic Honor Roll
Kansas City, Mo. - The Missouri Southern Lions soccer team had 14 players named to the MIAA Academic Honor Roll as announced by the league office on Wednesday.

November 13, 2013
Women's basketball signs Dru Clark for 2014-15
Joplin, Mo. - Missouri Southern women's basketball interim head coach Ronda Hubbard has announced the signing of Dru Clark for the 2014-15 season.

November 13, 2013
Southern women's basketball inks Kayla Kivinski for 2014-15
Joplin, Mo. - Missouri Southern women's basketball interim head coach Ronda Hubbard has announced the signing of Kayla Kivinski for the 2014-15 season.

November 13, 2013
Women's basketball signs Jenson Maydew for 2014-15
Joplin, Mo. - Missouri Southern women's basketball interim head coach Ronda Hubbard has announced the signing of Jenson Maydew for the 2014-15 season.

November 12, 2013
Volleyball falls 3-2 in heartbreaking loss at Lindenwood
The Missouri Southern volleyball team went up 2-1 on the road at Lindenwood, but Lindenwood won the final two sets of the match to win three sets to two. Individual set scores were 16-25, 26-24, 25-17, 14-25 and 12-25.

November 16, 2013
Southern football heads west to take on No. 6 Pittsburg State in Sonic Miners Bowl
The Missouri Southern football team will head to Pittsburg this Saturday to take on the Gorillas of Pittsburg State University in the latest installment of the Sonic Miners Bowl. Kickoff from Carnie Smith Stadium is slated for 2 pm.

November 10, 2013
Southern Athletics cancels football game with Lindenwood University
The Missouri Southern department of athletics, in cooperation with the athletic department at Lindenwood University, have mutually agreed to cancel the game between the two schools originally scheduled for November 2.

November 9, 2013
Lions stay perfect with 68-65 win over Eastern New Mexico
Senior forward Jordan Talbert carved out his second-straight double-double and the Missouri Southern basketball team stayed perfect with a 68-65 win over Eastern New Mexico tonight in the Division II Tipoff in Las Vegas.

November 9, 2013
Volleyball falls 3-0 at Southwest Baptist
Despite two different Lions with double-figure kills, the Missouri Southern volleyball team lost three sets to none today at Southwest Baptist. Individual set scores were 23-25, 21-25 and 13-25.

November 9, 2013
Defense pitches shutout in 55-0 win over Lindenwood-Belleville on Senior Day
The Missouri Southern football team shut out a team for the first time since 2010 and broke two school records as the Lions defeated Lindenwood-Belleville 55-0 on Senior Day inside of Fred G. Hughes Stadium today.

November 9, 2013
Dora Eastin qualifies for Division II Cross Country National Championships
Sioux Falls, S.D. - The Missouri Southern women's cross country team finished 12th as a team at the Central Regional Championships today hosted by Augustana as junior Dora Eastin finished fifth overall to qualify individually for the NCAA Division II Cross Country National Championships.

November 9, 2013
Southern men's cross country finishes third at Central Regional Championship
Sioux Falls, S.D. - Behind three All-Region performers, the Missouri Southern men's cross country team finished third at the Central Regional Championships hosted by Augustana and qualified for the 2013 NCAA Division II Cross Country National Championships.

November 8, 2013
Women's basketball falls at Drury 75-54 in season opener
Springfield, Mo. - The Missouri Southern women's basketball team fell 75-54 at Drury tonight in their season opener at the O'Reilly Family Event Center.

November 8, 2013
Addison's 24 leads Lions to season-opening win
Marquis Addison scored 24 points and the Missouri Southern men's basketball team turned a six-point halftime deficit into a seven-point win, defeating St. Mary's (Texas) in the season opener tonight at the Division II Tipoff.

November 8, 2013
Cross country teams head north for 2013 NCAA Central Region Meet
The Missouri Southern men's and women's cross country teams will travel north to Sioux Falls, SD tomorrow to compete in the 2013 NCAA Division II Central Region Meet, hosted by Augustana University.

November 8, 2013
Soccer’s Wilhelm named third-team All-MIAA; Thomas & Laughlin named Honorable Mention
Kansas City, Mo. – Missouri Southern senior defender Dana Wilhlem was named third-team All-MIAA today, while sophomore forward Karley Thomas and senior forward Tiffany Laughlin were named All-MIAA honorable mention, as announced by the conference office.

November 7, 2013
Lions head to Vegas to take part in Division II Tipoff
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will open up the 2013-14 regular season this weekend with a pair of games at the Division II Tipoff in Las Vegas, Nev.

November 7, 2013
Giresse Forchu named CoSIDA Academic All-District
Missouri Southern sophomore fullback Giresse Forchu has been selected first-team Capital One Academic All-District by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) the association announced today.

November 7, 2013
Southern women's basketball tips off regular season Friday at Drury
Joplin, Mo. -- The Missouri Southern women's basketball team will tip off the regular season on Friday traveling to Springfield to square off with the Drury Lady Panthers at 5:30 p.m. at the O'Reilly Family Event Center.

November 6, 2013
Funeral information announced for Derek Moore
The Missouri Southern athletic department has released information on funeral arrangements for Derek Moore.

November 9, 2013
Southern football plays host to Lindenwood-Belleville for Senior Day
The Missouri Southern football team will step out of MIAA action this week as the Lions play host to Lindenwood University-Belleville in non-conference action. Kickoff from Fred G. Hughes Stadium in the Robert W. Plaster Sports Complex will be at 2 pm.

November 5, 2013
Women's volleyball falls in battle of Lions
The Missouri Southern volleyball team fell three sets to none tonight in non-conference action as the Lions dropped a match at Arkansas-Fort Smith.

November 3, 2013
Southern soccer falls 2-1 to Northwest Missouri on Senior Day
Joplin, Mo. - Despite taking an early lead, the Missouri Southern Lions soccer team fell 2-1 this afternoon to Northwest Missouri on Senior Day at Fred G. Hughes Stadium.

November 3, 2013
Lions fall 70-61 at Division I Arkansas in Exhibition Action
The Missouri Southern women's basketball team got 19 points from Nicole Hartzog and outscored Arkansas in the second half, but the Lady Razorbacks came away with a 70-61 exhibition win inside Bud Walton Arena today.

November 2, 2013
Southern football mourns the loss of coach Derek Moore
Missouri Southern State University is mourning the loss of Assistant Football Coach Derek Moore.

November 2, 2013
Lions volleyball drops 3-0 decision at Northwest Missouri
The Missouri Southern volleyball team ran into a tough Northwest Missouri squad tonight, as the Lions dropped a three sets to none match to the Bearcats. Individual set scores were 18-25, 16-25 and 19-25.

November 2, 2013
Women's basketball closes out exhibition play at Arkansas on Sunday
Joplin, Mo. -- The Missouri Southern women's basketball team will close exhibition play on Sunday traveling to Fayetteville, Arkansas to square off with the Arkansas Razorbacks at 2 p.m. at Bud Walton Arena.

November 1, 2013
Soccer blanks Missouri Western 1-0 behind Laughlin's goal
Joplin, Mo. - Behind a goal from senior forward Tiffany Laughlin in the 72nd minute, the Missouri Southern Lions soccer team shutout Missouri Western 1-0 tonight at Fred G. Hughes Stadium.

November 1, 2013
Men's basketball falls 99-82 at Division I Arkansas in final exhibition slate
The Missouri Southern basketball team outscored Division I Arkansas 45-42 in the second half, but a 20-point first-half deficit was too much to overcome and the Razorbacks defeated the Lions 99-82 tonight in Southern's final exhibition game of the season.

November 1, 2013
Women's Volleyball falls 3-0 at Missouri Western
It was three close games thoughout, but the Missouri Southern volleyball team fell three sets to none tonight at Missouri Western. Individual set scores were 22-25, 23-25 and 24-26.

October 31, 2013
Soccer's Jenisch earns Academic All-District Honors for second consecutive year
Joplin, Mo. - Senior defender Megan Jenisch of the Missouri Southern soccer team was named to the 2013 Capital One Academic All-District 7 Women's soccer first team, the College Sports Information Directors of America announced on Thursday.

October 31, 2013
Former football Lion Jim Hoots passes away
The Missouri Southern athletic department is sad to announce the passing of former football Lion Jim Hoots, who passed away this past Saturday.

October 31, 2013
Soccer to move weekend matches to Fred G. Hughes Stadium
Joplin, Mo. - Due to excessive rain in the Joplin area, the Missouri Southern soccer team has elected to move this weekend's matches against Missouri Western at Friday at 7 p.m. and Northwest Missouri on Sunday at 1 p.m. to Fred G. Hughes Stadium.

October 31, 2013
Men's track and field picked to finish third in 2013-14 MIAA preseason Coaches Poll
The Missouri Southern men's track and field program has been picked to finish third in the 2013-14 MIAA indoor track and field preseason coaches poll, the league announced today.

October 31, 2013
Women's Indoor Track picked to finish third in 2013-14 preseason MIAA Coaches Poll
The Missouri Southern women's track and field program has been picked to finish third in the 2013-14 MIAA indoor track and field preseason coaches poll released today by the league.

October 30, 2013
Women's basketball defeats Livin' The Dream 85-62 in exhibition opener
Joplin, Mo. - Behind a near double-double from senior forward Dominique Mosley, the Missouri Southern Lions women's basketball team kicked off exhibition play tonight with a 85-62 win over Livin' The Dream at Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.

October 30, 2013
Missouri Southern selected as a finalist for NCAA Cross Country National Championships
The NCAA has announced that Missouri Southern State University and the Joplin Sports Authority have been named one of four finalists to host the NCAA Cross Country National Championships.

October 30, 2013
Southern soccer wraps up regular season hosting Griffons & Bearcats
Joplin, Mo. - Looking to close out the regular season on a strong note and position themselves for a berth in the MIAA Post-Season Tournament, the Missouri Southern soccer team plays their final two matches of the regular season this weekend hosting Missouri Western on Friday at 7 p.m. and Northwest Missouri on Sunday at 1 p.m. for Senior Day. Both games will be played at Hughes Stadium.

October 29, 2013
Men's basketball opens exhibition play with hard-fought 93-80 loss at Missouri State
Springfield, Mo. - The Missouri Southern men's basketball team played a hard-fought exhibition opener tonight falling 93-80 to Missouri State at JQH Arena.

October 29, 2013
Southern volleyball loses 3-0 at home to No. 5 Central Missouri
The Missouri Southern volleyball team kept it close in sets one and three, but fell three sets to none tonight at home to fifth-ranked Central Missouri. Individual set scores were 18-25, 9-25 and 22-25.

October 29, 2013
Southern football plays host to Lindenwood this Saturday for Homecoming
The Missouri Southern football team will play host to Lindenwood University this Saturday at Fred G. Hughes Stadium for Homecoming 2013. Kickoff is slated for 2 pm.

October 29, 2013
Men's basketball travels to Springfield to open up 2013-14 season at Missouri State
The Missouri Southern men's basketball team will travel to Sprinfield tonight to open up the 2013-14 season with a 7 pm exhibition against the Missouri State Bears from JQH Arena.

October 27, 2013
Lions soccer falls 6-1 at Emporia State
Emporia, Kan. - The Missouri Southern Lions soccer team dropped a 6-1 decision on the road today at Emporia State.

October 26, 2013
Southern football drops to 5-3 with 43-7 loss at No. 2 Northwest Missouri
The Missouri Southern football team had issues getting its offense going today and couldn't click in a 43-7 loss at second-ranked Northwest Missouri.

October 26, 2013
Southern volleyball falls 3-0 at No. 9 Nebraska-Kearney
The Missouri Southern volleyball team fell victim to a good-hitting Nebraska-Kearney program today as the ninth ranked Lopers defeated the Lions three sets to none. Individual set scores were 18-25, 5-25 and 14-25.

October 26, 2013
Men's cross country finishes a narrow second to Central Missouri in 2013 MIAA Cross Country Championships
The Missouri Southern men's cross country team had three runners place in the top nine and five in the top 19, but the Lions were narrowly edged by Central Missouri for the 2013 MIAA Cross Country team title.

October 26, 2013
Southern women place fourth at 2013 MIAA Cross Country Championships
The Missouri Southern women's cross country runners had four place in the top 41 and the Lions finished in fourth place overall at the 2013 MIAA Cross Country Championships, hosted by Pittsburg State University.

October 25, 2013
Southern soccer falls 2-0 at Washburn
Topeka, Kan. - Returning to action after more than a week off, the Missouri Southern Lions soccer team dropped a 2-0 match at Washburn tonight at Yager Stadium.

October 25, 2013
Volleyball falls 3-0 at Fort Hays State
The Missouri Southern volleyball team fell three sets to none tonight at Fort Hays State. Individual set scores were 20-25, 15-25 and 23-25.