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Lady Bears fall short to Howard in Volleyball

by Stephen-Michael Thompson Jr., Contributing Writer After a two-game winning streak, the Morgan State University Lady Bears lost their MEAC conference matchup against the Howard Bison Thursday Evening, 3-0 “We could’ve played harder, definitely could’ve taken the W,” said junior Keana Browne. The Bison decisively won the first set with a score of 25-12 due to a wide of array of Lady Bear errors. Those same errors held the Lady Bears back as Howard won the second set with a score of 25-11. Despite the scores, the first two sets were very competitive from both sides. Junior Keana Browne thinks […]

by · September 30, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS, CAMPUS NEWS, COLLEGE, SPORTS
Sophomore running back Eric Harrell celebrates after scoring the go-ahead touchdown in the 4th quarter.
Photo by Terry Wright.

Bears start MEAC play with a last minute win

Ty’Rique Sims, Staff WriterMorgan State University graduate quarterback Chris Andrews made some key plays with his feet in a last chance drive for the Bears to set up a game winning touchdown run by sophomore running back Eric Harrell, as the Bears defeated Howard University 28-24 in their MEAC opener. Howard built up momentum in the second half off of a few big plays and scoring 17 unanswered points, taking their first lead of the game at 24-21 with 4:00 left after a field goal. On the ensuing drive, Andrews rushed for 36 yards and Harrell added 30 including his […]

by · September 25, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · COLLEGE, SPORTS

Lady Bears collect first season win against Hampton

Stephen-Michael Thompson Jr., Contributing WriterAfter a winless non-conference performance in the first month of the season, the Morgan State University Lady Bears opened MEAC play earning their first season win against the Hampton University Lady Friday evening, 3-1. “It speaks volumes to our conference,” said senior Haley McClure. “Everyone is watching us and wants to see how the team is doing.” The visiting Lady Pirates handedly won the first game with a score of 25-13. With such a disheartening loss in the first game, head coach Ramona Riley-Bozier reminded her team to “follow the process and trust the process.” Down […]

by · September 24, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · COLLEGE, SPORTS
Bears fall flat in season opener

Bears fall flat in season opener

Benjamin McKnight III, Editor-In-ChiefAfter an eventful offseason which consisted of a handful of major changes for the Morgan State University Bears, the beginning of the 2016 was highly anticipated for the new look squad. Although low Academic Progress Report scores resulted in a postseason ban for the Bears this season, a new coach, new quarterback and new uniforms brought a new level of excitement for the football team. Nonetheless, that was not enough as the Bears dropped their first game of the season to the College of the Holy Cross, 51-24. The last matchup between the two schools was in […]

by · September 3, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · COLLEGE, SPORTS
Morgan State Football heads in new direction with a familiar face

Morgan State Football heads in new direction with a familiar face

by Benjamin McKnight III, Editor-In-Chief When former head coach Lee Hull was hired to take over the Morgan State University football team in 2014, the mantra his campaign rallied behind was “A New Regime.” Just over two years after his hiring, Hull accepted an offer as the wide receivers’ coach for the Indianapolis Colts, presumably ending the “new regime” much earlier than anticipated and leaving Morgan State without a head coach in the middle of recruiting season. Insert assistant Fred Farrier here. Having served a series of head and assistant coach stints in his career, Farrier was at the head […]

by · May 25, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · ALUMNI, CAMPUS, COLLEGE, PERSPECTIVES, SECTIONS, SPORTS