Bison Mauled by Bears at Classic

Bison Mauled by Bears at Classic

By David WilsonPowdered sugar from the tops of funnel cake flying through the sky and smoke from countless grills filled the air 3 hours before kickoff in East Rutherford, NJ. Proud alumni of Morgan State and Howard University, students and people looking for a good game and a good time filled the stadium, bringing universal good vibes to this years Urban League Classic, an annual football game hosted by The New York Urban League. Each year the League uses the proceeds to benefit the Whitney M. Young, Jr. Scholarship Fund and the educational programs of the New York Urban League. Still, 3 hours before the the start of the […]

by · September 26, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS, SECTIONS, SPORTS
Bears Dominate CIAA Opponent Bowie

Bears Dominate CIAA Opponent Bowie

By Christian RogersThe Morgan State Bears defeated the Bowie Bulldogs 28-3 in the first home game of the season. The first half got off to a slow start with Morgan not scoring a single point and Bowie leading by 3 at the end of the half. The second half was completely dominated by the Bears, who scored 28 points. All of the 28 points came from rushing touchdowns. Morgan’s star running back Herb Walker Jr. had two of the rushing touchdowns with a total of 182 yards. Walker also averaged an outstanding 9 yards per carry. Morgan’s quarterback Robert Council had […]

by · September 14, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS, SPORTS
Marquese Meadow collapsed during the first week of football practice.

Autopsy Rules Heatstroke Cause of Death for Morgan Football Player

An autopsy report released today revealed that Morgan State football player Marquese Meadow died from a heat stroke. Meadow, an 18-year-old incoming freshman and DC native, died on Aug. 24 at Johns Hopkins Hospital. “Marquese was a great young man and member of this family who was highly respected and loved by his teammates and coaching staff,” said Morgan State head football coach Lee Hull. “He was an unselfish kid and had an incredibly bright future and will be deeply missed.” Hull, newly appointed as Morgan’s football coach on Jan. 9, spent the past six years (2008-2013) as the wide […]

by · August 26, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS, CAMPUS NEWS, LOCAL NEWS, SECTIONS, SPORTS
Morgan State University Releases Statement for Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc. Chapter

Morgan State University Releases Statement for Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc. Chapter

Yesterday Morgan State University released a press statement that confirmed the Alpha Iota Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. would be on probation until Fall 2015. The state reads,“The Alpha Iota chapter of Kappa Alpha has been determined to have violated certain university regulations, procedures and policies,” the statement reads.  “As a result, the chapter has been placed on disciplinary probation until fall 2015. During the probationary period, the chapter cannot register as an official organization or student group with the university. The chapter cannot participate in any university sponsored event or activity, and cannot sponsor or host any event on […]

by · December 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS

Morgan State Bears Football Team Out of Sync Before Homecoming

After an unsuccessful 2012 season the Bears look to turn a new leaf this year, but unfortunately this is easier said than done. The football team is still winless after their fourth loss on Saturday, September 28 to the Norfolk State Spartans. The Bears and the opposing team looked to finally find the win column, both teams came into the game without a win. The Bears and the Spartans had a slow start, but Morgan State quarterback Seth Higgins leaped over the pile into the end zone for a one yard touchdown at the end of the first quarter, giving […]

by · September 30, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS, SPORTS