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#12 Bearcats Claim Share Of 30th MIAA Title, Dominate UCM 45-23

https://bearcatsports.com/news/2019/11/16/football-bearcats-claim-share-of-30th-miaa-title.aspx MARYVILLE, Missouri – The Northwest Missouri State University football team captured a share of its 30th MIAA regular season title by taking down

#19 Northwest Volleyball Splits Weekend Matches, Will Be #4 Seed In MIAA Tourney

http://www.themiaa.com/news/2019/11/16/womens-volleyball-bracket-set-for-2019-miaa-volleyball-championship.aspx KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The MIAA announced the official bracket for the 2019 MIAA Volleyball Championship at Hy-Vee Arena in Kansas City. Missouri.

Trask, Stingy Defense Lead Florida Over Missouri 23-6

Trask, Stingy Defense Lead Florida Over Missouri 23-6

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Nothing about Kyle Trask’s path to becoming Florida’s starting quarterback was easy. Something as trivial as a sluggish first half

#23 Iowa Hands #7 Minnesota Its First Loss 23-19

#23 Iowa Hands #7 Minnesota Its First Loss 23-19

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Minnesota’s undefeated season came to an end in a place where the Gophers have struggled for a while. Nate

Assalley’s 36 Yard FG Gives Iowa State 23-21 Win Over Texas

Assalley’s 36 Yard FG Gives Iowa State 23-21 Win Over Texas

AMES, Iowa (AP) — For two teams used to seeing games come down to the final play, it was fitting that Iowa State and

Taylor Over 200 Again In #15 Badgers 37-21 Win Over Nebraska

Taylor Over 200 Again In #15 Badgers 37-21 Win Over Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Jonathan Taylor ran for 204 yards and two touchdowns, Aaron Cruickshank ran back a kickoff 89 yards for a score,

Doege Leads West Virginia To 24-20 Upset Of Kansas State

Doege Leads West Virginia To 24-20 Upset Of Kansas State

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — West Virginia coach Neal Brown was staring down the prospects of a six-game losing streak amid his first season in

Hubbard Leads #25 Oklahoma State Past Kansas 31-13

Hubbard Leads #25 Oklahoma State Past Kansas 31-13

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy broke away from his usual approach to postseason awards and lobbied for Chuba Hubbard to

Grant Gets First Hat Trick, Ducks Top Blues 4-1

Grant Gets First Hat Trick, Ducks Top Blues 4-1

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Derek Grant doesn’t usually contribute so much on offense. Grant completed his first career hat trick, Ryan Getzlaf added a

Northwest Football Hosts Central Missouri – Preview (Audio)

Tomorrow at 1:30 Northwest Missouri State hosts unbeaten Central Missouri.  The Mules have already clinched at least tie for the MIAA title.  Bearcats QB

MSHSAA Announces New Basketball Districts

Class 3 Districts District 16  Cameron High School  Central Academy of Excellence High School  Cristo Rey High School  Frontier School of Excellence Charter High

Friday’s High School Football District Championship Games

Class 2 District 8 2) Lathrop (12-0) 29 1) Maryville (9-2) 28   Class 2 District 7 3) Lafayette County (9-3) 14 1) Summit

Northwest MBB Sets MIAA Mark With 43rd Straight Win

https://bearcatsports.com/news/2019/11/14/mens-basketball-northwest-sets-miaa-mark-with-43rd-straight-win.aspx MARYVILLE, Missouri – The No. 1-ranked Northwest Missouri State University men’s basketball set the MIAA record for consecutive victories with its 43rd straight

NCAA Division II Football Playoff Ticket Information

https://bearcatsports.com/news/2019/11/14/ncaa-division-ii-football-playoff-ticket-information.aspx TO:      All Bearcat Football Fans FR:     Andy Peterson, Athletics Director Kiersten Orton, Assistant Athletics Director – Administration RE:      NCAA DII Football Playoffs

Northwest Missouri MBB Preview vs St Mary (Audio)

Tonight the Northwest Missouri State men’s basketball team plays their home opener against St Mary of Kansas.  Head Coach Ben McCollum says despite the

Northwest WBB Blows Out Kansas Christian

https://bearcatsports.com/news/2019/11/13/womens-basketball-bearcats-soar-past-falcons-90-22.aspx MARYVILLE, Mo. – The Northwest Missouri State Women’s basketball team defeated the Kansas Christian Falcons 90-22 tonight in their home opener, the most

Mizzou Women’s Basketball Upended By Northern Iowa 78-73

Freshman forward Hayley Frank scores career-high 17 points COLUMBIA, Mo.  – Mizzou Women’s Basketball (1-2, 0-0 SEC) dropped a nonconference matchup to Northern Iowa

Maryville High School Students Sign LOIs

https://twitter.com/mathewbeu/status/1194685957888454659 Congratulations to Laney Graham and Morgan Pettlon for signing with Missouri Southern to play soccer! 💯⚽️#spoofhoundpride pic.twitter.com/ibSg5Uv9FV — Mat Beu (@mathewbeu) November 13,

College Football Award Nominees

Mizzou DC/S Ryan Walters, Iowa DC/DB Phil Parker & Iowa State OC Tom Manning are among 41 nominees for the Broyles Award.  The honor

Northwest WBB Preview vs Kansas Christian (Audio)

The Northwest Missouri State women’s basketball team is at home tonight for a matchup with Kansas Christian.  Head Coach Austin Meyer says the 2

Shildt Wins NL Manager Of The Year Days After Mom’s Death

Shildt Wins NL Manager Of The Year Days After Mom’s Death

NEW YORK (AP) — Mike Shildt began his life in baseball at his mom’s side, tagging along with her to work at a Double-A

Cardinals Agree To One-Year Contract With Adam Wainwright For 2020 Season

Cardinals Agree To One-Year Contract With Adam Wainwright For 2020 Season

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals and Adam Wainwright have agreed to a contract for the 2020 season, increasing the likelihood the

Maryville’s Sundell/Loe Named First Team All MEC Volleyball

Maryville’s Serena Sundell & Macy Loe have been named to the MEC All-Volleyball First team.  First team mentions also given to Savannah’s Macey Damgar

Northwest’s Hawkins Named MIAA MBB Player Of The Week

https://bearcatsports.com/news/2019/11/12/hawkins-named-miaa-mens-basketball-athlete-of-week.aspx Northwest Missouri State University junior Ryan Hawkins has been named the MIAA’s men’s basketball athlete of the week. Hawkins (Atlantic, Iowa) was named

Mizzou Men’s Basketball Drops OT Thriller At #21 Xavier, 63-58

Mizzou Men’s Basketball Drops OT Thriller At #21 Xavier, 63-58

Dru Smith led Mizzou with 22 points and 10 rebounds CINCINNATI – Mizzou Men’s Basketball (2-1) fell on the road to No. 21 Xavier in

Bolton Scores 17, Iowa State Overwhelms NIU 70-52

Bolton Scores 17, Iowa State Overwhelms NIU 70-52

AMES, Iowa (AP) — On a night when Iowa State couldn’t buy a basket from beyond the arc, the Cyclones leaned on their second-half

Strong Second Half Lifts Michigan Past Creighton 79-69

Strong Second Half Lifts Michigan Past Creighton 79-69

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — At halftime, Michigan had largely wasted a fine shooting performance by allowing Creighton a 10-0 advantage in offensive rebounds.

Coyotes Snap Blues 7-Game Win Streak, 3-2 In Shootout

Coyotes Snap Blues 7-Game Win Streak, 3-2 In Shootout

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A tired Arizona Coyotes team showed what you can do on little sleep. Nick Schmaltz and Conor Garland scored in

Northwest Sweeps Weekly MIAA Football Awards

https://bearcatsports.com/news/2019/11/11/bearcats-sweep-miaa-football-player-of-week-awards.aspx The Northwest Missouri State University football team swept all three of this week’s MIAA football player of the week awards presented by Mammouth

Maryville Soccer’s Laney Graham Commits To Missouri Southern

Maryville goal keeper Laney Graham announced on her twitter account Monday she will further her soccer career at Missouri Southern. I’m excited and blessed

Northwest Football Remains #12 In AFCA Top 25 Poll

1 Valdosta State (28) 9-0 772 1 2 Ferris State (1) 10-0 742 2 3 Tarleton State (2) 10-0 710 3 4 Minnesota State

Northwest Volleyball Slips To #19 In AVCA Rankings

Rank School (First-Place Votes) Total Points Adjusted 2019 Record Previous Rank 1 Cal State San Bernardino (43) 1147 22-0 1 2 Nebraska-Kearney (3) 1107

Bearcat Football Rises To #6 In NCAA Region Rankings

https://bearcatsports.com/news/2019/11/11/football-bearcats-bounce-back-up-to-no-6-in-region-rankings.aspx Northwest moved back up to No. 6 in the third NCAA Division II Super Region rankings released on Monday. Northwest (9-1 overall) is

Northwest, UCM Selection As DII Football Showcase Game For Saturday

https://bearcatsports.com/news/2019/11/11/northwest-ucm-selected-as-dii-football-showcase-game.aspx INDIANAPOLIS – The NCAA announced today that the match-up between No. 10 Central Missouri (10-0) and No. 12 Northwest Missouri (9-1) will be

Northwest Volleyball’s Hallie Sidney Named MIAA Hitter Of The Week

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The MIAA announced its athletes of the week for the 10th week of the 2019 volleyball season. Northwest Missouri’s Hallie

ISU’s Haliburton Named Big 12 Player Of The Week

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State sophomore guard Tyrese Haliburton has been named Big 12 Player of the Week after averaging 13.5 points and 13.0

Reed Scores 25, DePaul Blasts Iowa 93-78

Reed Scores 25, DePaul Blasts Iowa 93-78

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — DePaul’s Paul Reed was named the most improved player in the Big East last season. Reed is still getting

Mizzou Women’s Basketball Falls To Nebraska In OT, 90-85

Mizzou has three players record double-doubles for the first time since 2005 COLUMBIA, Mo.  – Mizzou Women’s Basketball (1-1, 0-0 SEC) was narrowly defeated

Titans Rally, Spoil Mahomes’ Return Beating Chiefs 35-32

Titans Rally, Spoil Mahomes’ Return Beating Chiefs 35-32

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Forcing Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs to settle for a bunch of field goals gave the Tennessee Titans

LSU #1, Iowa Slips To #23 In AP Top 25 College Football Poll

WEEK 12  Released   November 10 RANK TEAM PV RANK CONFERENCE POINTS 1 LSU (9-0) 1 SEC 1,542 2 Ohio State (9-0) 3 Big Ten 1,480 3

Maryville Boys XC Places 6th At State/West Nodaway’s Tyler Blay 2nd Overall In Class 1

Maryville Boys XC Places 6th At State/West Nodaway’s Tyler Blay 2nd Overall In Class 1

Class 3 Team Scores Class 3 Individual results Class 1 Team Scores Class 1 Individual results Can’t say enough about these guys. 6th place

#6 Georgia Rides Tough Defense To 27-0 Win Over Missouri

#6 Georgia Rides Tough Defense To 27-0 Win Over Missouri

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Georgia’s defense didn’t settle for just beating Missouri. The Bulldogs added to their growing collection of shutouts with a late

Taylor’s Big Day Helps #16 Badgers Edge #18 Iowa 24-22

Taylor’s Big Day Helps #16 Badgers Edge #18 Iowa 24-22

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The best players close out games, and that’s what Jonathan Taylor did Saturday night. Taylor rushed for 130 of his

#9 Oklahoma Escapes With 42-41 Victory Over Iowa State

#9 Oklahoma Escapes With 42-41 Victory Over Iowa State

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Iowa State coach Matt Campbell saw an opportunity to seize a win that would boost the Cyclones’ chances of reaching

Dicker FG Sends Texas Over #20 Kansas State 27-24

Dicker FG Sends Texas Over #20 Kansas State 27-24

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas needed a win to keep any lingering Big 12 title hopes alive. The Longhorns got it behind the same

Perron Scores In OT To Lift Blues Past Flames 3-2

Perron Scores In OT To Lift Blues Past Flames 3-2

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — David Perron is making a habit of scoring game-winning goals. Perron scored a power-play goal 2:46 into overtime to lift

Sampson’s Double OT Kick Lifts Northwest Over FHSU

https://bearcatsports.com/news/2019/11/9/football-sampsons-double-ot-kick-lifts-northwest-over-fhsu.aspx FINAL STATS (PDF) HAYS, Kansas – The No. 12-ranked Northwest Missouri State University football team came through with a double-overtime victory over Fort

Northwest Men’s XC Qualify For NCAA Championship

https://bearcatsports.com/news/2019/11/9/cross-country-northwest-men-qualify-for-ncaa-national-championship.aspx   JOPLIN, Missouri – The Northwest Missouri State University men’s cross country team qualified for the 2019 NCAA national championship meet with a

Mizzou Men’s Basketball Powers Past Northern Kentucky 71-56

Mark Smith scored a game-high 19 points in the victory COLUMBIA, Mo. – Mizzou Men’s Basketball defeated Northern Kentucky, 71-56, on Friday night at Mizzou

Bearcat WBB Loses Season Opener

From Northwest Sports Information https://bearcatsports.com/news/2019/11/8/Bearcatsfalltowaynestate.aspx BOX SCORE (PDF) KEARNEY, Neb. – The Northwest Missouri State Bearcats women’s basketball team lost to Wayne State by

#14 Bearcat Volleyball Beats Newman, Falls To Central Oklahoma

From Northwest Sports Information https://bearcatsports.com/news/2019/11/9/volleyball-bearcats-fall-in-four-to-uco.aspx BOX SCORE (PDF) EDMOND, Okla. – The Northwest Missouri State University Bearcat volleyball team fell to the Central Oklahoma

Northwest Soccer Falls In Double OT At Emporia State 3-2

From Northwest Sports Information https://bearcatsports.com/news/2019/11/8/soccer-bearcats-drop-quarterfinal-match-3-2-to-hornets.aspx EMPORIA, Kansas – The Northwest Missouri State University women’s soccer team fell 3-2 in double overtime to Emporia State

#1 Northwest MBB Moves To 4-0 After Two Wins At Hillyard Classic

https://bearcatsports.com/news/2019/11/9/mens-basketball-northwest-moves-to-4-0-with-win-over-moorhead-92-71.aspx ST JOSEPH, Missouri – The No. 1-ranked Northwest Missouri State men’s basketball team moved to 4-0 and tied the MIAA and school records

Friday’s High School District Football Scoreboard

Class 2 District 8 4) Lawson (7-4) 0 1) Maryville (9-1) 47   3) Richmond (7-4) 6 2) Lathrop (11-0) 42   MEC: Class

Northwest Football/MBB Preview (Audio)

#12 Northwest Missouri State football travels to Ft Hays State Saturday in MIAA play.  Head Coach Rich Wright says the Bearcats have played well

Iowa PK Duncan Named Lou Groza Award Semifinalist

IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa football junior kicker Keith Duncan is one of 20 semifinalists for the 2019 Lou Groza Collegiate Place-Kicker

Northwest Scores All-MIAA Soccer Honors

https://bearcatsports.com/news/2019/11/7/northwest-scores-all-miaa-soccer-honors.aspx KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Northwest Missouri State University women’s soccer program had four student-athletes selected for the 2019 all-MIAA squads. Senior midfielder

Former Northwest RB Josh Caldwell Signs With CFLs Blue Bombers

Former Northwest Missouri State RB Josh Caldwell says via his twitter Thursday he has signed a contract with the CFLs Winnipeg Blue Bombers.  Caldwell

Chillicothe Downs Savannah In Boys Soccer

C2D16 Championship: Chillicothe 4, Savannah 2 –Hornets to meet St Pius in sectionals Tuesday

Northwest Football/MBB Preview (Audio)

#12 Northwest Missouri State football travels to Hays, Kansas Saturday to face Fort Hays State.  Kickoff is 2:00.  Head Coach Rich Wright says he

Women’s Naismith Trophy Award Watch List

Mizzou’s Amber Smith, Iowa State’s Kristin Scott and Kansas State’s Peyton Williams have been named to the Women’s Naismith Trophy Award Watch list.  They

Bearcat Volleyball Tabbed #8 In First Regional Rankings

https://bearcatsports.com/news/2019/11/6/volleyball-tabbed-no-8-in-first-regional-rankings.aspx Complete NCAA Div. II Volleyball Regional Rankings The Northwest Missouri State University Bearcat volleyball team comes in at No. 8 the first NCAA

Northwest’s Rock Named MIAA Soccer Player Of The Week

Northwest’s Rock Named MIAA Soccer Player Of The Week

https://bearcatsports.com/news/2019/11/6/rock-named-miaa-soccer-player-of-week.aspx Northwest Missouri State University freshman Kaylie Rock has been named the MIAA’s women’s soccer offensive player of the week. Rock (Lee’s Summit, Missouri/Lee’s Summit

Mizzou Men’s Basketball Routs Incarnate Word In Season Opener, 82-42

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Mizzou Men’s Basketball defeated Incarnate Word, 82-42, on Wednesday night at Mizzou Arena in the first game of the 2019-20 season. Led

Blues Beat Oilers 5-2 For 6th Straight Victory

Blues Beat Oilers 5-2 For 6th Straight Victory

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — The Stanley Cup champion St. Louis Blues are rolling again. Alex Pietrangelo had a goal and two assists and St.

Northwest Missouri State Women’s Basketball Preview (Audio-Kendey Eaton/Mound City)

The Northwest Missouri State women’s basketball team opens up their season Friday and Saturday against Wayne State and Minnesota-Crookston at the Nebraska-Kearney Tourney.  Senior

All District Volleyball & MEC Softball Mentions

Maryville’s Serena Sundell has been named to the Class 3 District 16 Volleyball first team, while teammate Macy Loe was given second team mention.

Wooden Award Watch List Candidates Named

Iowa State’s Tyrese Haliburton, Kansas’ Adoke Azubuike and Devon Dotson and Creighton’s Ty-Shon Alexander have been named to the 50 man Preseason Wooden Award

Burlsworth Trophy Award Watch List Candidates Named Tuesday

Missouri RB Dawson Downing, Iowa FB Brady Ross, Iowa State OL Collin Olson, K-State WR Dalton Schoen & Nebraska LS Chase Urbach were named

Mizzou Women’s Basketball Opens Season With 97-89 OT Win Over Western Illinois

Five score in double figures, led by a 27-point, 15-rebound performance from Amber Smith COLUMBIA, Mo. –Mizzou Women’s Basketball (1-0, 0-0 SEC) earned a

#4 Duke Edges Third-Ranked Kansas 68-66

#4 Duke Edges Third-Ranked Kansas 68-66

NEW YORK (AP) — Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski was pleased with his young team’s poise in the season opener, especially that of sophomore Tre

Jacobson Scores 20, Iowa State Pounds MVSU 110-74

Jacobson Scores 20, Iowa State Pounds MVSU 110-74

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Point guard Tyrese Haliburton stuffed the box score in a spectacular opener for Iowa State. It likely won’t be the

Diarra, Mawien Lead K-State Past North Dakota State

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — The defending Big 12 Champions took the floor at home for the first time since cutting down the nets last

McKissic’s 23 Sparks UMKC To 102-49 Win Over Avila

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Brandon McKissic scored 23 of his career-best 27 points in the first half as the University of Missouri-Kansas City

UC Riverside Beats Huskers 66-47 To Spoil Hoiberg’s Debut

UC Riverside Beats Huskers 66-47 To Spoil Hoiberg’s Debut

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The enormity of the project Fred Hoiberg has undertaken at Nebraska hit him square in the face Tuesday night. The

Schwartz Finishes 3-On-0 To Lift Blues Over Canucks In OT

Schwartz Finishes 3-On-0 To Lift Blues Over Canucks In OT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — As the puck slid up the ice with only St. Louis players in pursuit, Jaden Schwartz found himself in

Cyclone, Two Jayhawks Named To Naismith Trophy Award Watch List

Iowa State’s Tyrese Haliburton, Kansas’ Udoka Azubuike and Devon Dotson have each been named to the 50 man Naismith Trophy Player of the Year

Northwest Football Up To #12 In AFCA Top 25 Poll

RANK SCHOOL RECORD POINTS PREVIOUS 1 Valdosta State (29) 8-0 773 1 2 Ferris State (1) 9-0 741 2 3 Tarleton State (1) 9-0

Northwest Volleyball Holds Position At #14 In AVCA Poll

AVCA DIVISION II COACHES TOP 25 WEEK 9 POLL: NOVEMBER 4, 2019 Rank School (First-Place Votes) Total Points Adjusted 2019 Record Previous Rank 1

Northwest’s Pierce Earns MIAA Defensive Player Of The Week Honor

Northwest’s Pierce Earns MIAA Defensive Player Of The Week Honor

https://bearcatsports.com/news/2019/11/4/football-pierce-earns-miaa-defensive-player-of-week-honors.aspx Northwest Missouri State University senior defensive lineman Zach Pierce has been named the MIAA’s football co-defensive player of the week presented by Mammoth Turf.

Bearcat Football #7 In NCAA Super Region Rankings

https://bearcatsports.com/news/2019/11/4/football-northwest-ranked-no-7-in-latest-regional-rankings.aspx Northwest moved down a slot to No. 7 in the second NCAA Division II Super Region rankings released on Monday.  The top 7

Maryville Students Audition For Northwest All-District Band

Maryville Students Audition For Northwest All-District Band

On Saturday, November 2nd, these MHS and MMS students successfully auditioned for one of the Northwest All-District Bands. In High School: (l to r

Mizzou’s Jeremiah Tilman Named Second Team Preseason All SEC MBB

2020 SEC Men’s Basketball Preseason Teams Announced COLUMBIA, Mo.  – Mizzou Men’s Basketball junior forward Jeremiah Tilmon, Jr. (East St. Louis, Ill.) was selected

Cardinals’ Mike Shildt Finalist For NL Manager Of The Year

The Baseball Writers Association of America named the finalists of their postseason awards Monday and Cardinals Manager Mike Shildt was named a finalist for

Maryville Boys Soccer Falls To Savannah In Districts

Semis from Chillicothe Monday: Chillicothe 8, Cameron 0 Savannah 2, Maryville 1 OT –Jake Stanford GW goal in 84th minute for the Savages –Justin

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