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Men’s Basketball Winter Recap

Men’s Basketball Winter Recap

By Blair Young, Sports EditorWith the high expectations that the men’s basketball team are facing this season, they are playing like a team with a target on their backs. Every conference game has been a battle this year, with many teams playing to try to knock off the conference favorites. They have begun the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) season with a 4-3 record and hope to build towards a championship. Over the winter break the team opened up MEAC play with a comeback win over the University of Maryland Eastern Shore in early January. Here is a recap of the […]

by · January 23, 2018 · 0 comments · SPORTS

Top Five Morgan Events to Look Forward to Spring 2018

By Penelope Blackwell, Managing EditorFrom waiting for hours to check into dorms to long tests of patience during the “Montebello Blues,” there are just certain engagements every Morganite can expect to go through, willingly or not. As the Spring 2018 semester begins, here is a list of events that students can look forward to:   MSU Ideation Space In this digital age, college is all about putting theories into practice, while incorporating technology. Morgan State University (MSU) Innovation Fellows invites all to the opening of the MSU Ideation Space on Monday, Jan. 22 in the Mitchell Engineering building. This new […]

by · January 22, 2018 · 0 comments · CAMPUS NEWS

Morganite of the Year Runner-Up: Edward Scott

By Blair Young, Sports Editor and Ty’rique Sims, Assistant Sports Editor In the short amount of time he’s been there, Morgan State University’s athletic director has had a profound effect on not just the athletic department but the school as well. Edward Scott arrived at Morgan State last November to replace the long time former athletic director, Floyd Kerr. Morgan State is a school with a smaller athletic program and budget than Scott was used to at his previous jobs at the University of Binghamton and George Washington. The program was also coming off the NCAA violations throughout the entire […]

by · December 20, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS, SPORTS
Basketball teams sweep Savannah State University over the weekend [Lookbook]

Basketball teams sweep Savannah State University over the weekend [Lookbook]

Benjamin McKnight III, Editor-In-Chief and Wyman Jones, Visuals EditorIn a double-header against visiting Savannah State University, both the men’s and women’s basketball teams avenged early-season losses to the Tigers on Saturday afternoon. The Lady Bears opened the front end of the games with a 50-43 win, lead by junior Breannan Farrar’s 17 points. Savannah State held a four point lead at the halftime mark, holding Morgan to a 22 percent shooting performance which included 0-7 from beyond the three-point line. Junior Zuri White added eight points, eight rebounds and three steals for the Lady Bears, who have now won four […]

by · February 19, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · COLLEGE, SECTIONS, SPORTS
Bears drop to second-place in the MEAC with loss to NCCU

Bears drop to second-place in the MEAC with loss to NCCU

Stephen-Michael Thomas, Staff WriterAfter a typically tough non-conference schedule, the Morgan State University Bears have been clicking on all cylinders to win seven of their last eight games en route to a first-place ranking in the conference. North Carolina Central University visited Morgan on Saturday looking to overtake the Bears atop the MEAC standings, and did just that with a 68-60 victory. Morgan started slow to begin the game, allowing NCCU break the game wide open with an 19-9 lead after 10 minutes of play. The Eagles continued their dominance with an 27-15 lead with 3:43 left to go. The […]

by · February 6, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · COLLEGE, SPORTS