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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
Morgan State becomes recognized as a National Treasure

Morgan State becomes recognized as a National Treasure

by Benjamin McKnight III, Editor-In-ChiefWith less than a year until Morgan State University celebrates its sesquicentennial, the National Trust for Historic Preservation declared the univesity a national treasure. The National Trust, chartered by congress in 1949, is a nonprofit organization that works to preserve historic buildings and landmarks across the nation. In 1998, the organization listed all HBCUs in America’s 11 Most Endangered Historic Places list, and fought to get funding for the preservation of these institutions which resulted in them receiving $61 million to restore historic buildings at HBCUs. “The National Trust has been trying to highlight the incredible history […]

by · May 3, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, LOCAL NEWS, NATIONAL NEWS, SECTIONS
Senior guard Rasean Simpson begins to drive for a layup.
Photo by Terry Wright

Bears Shut Down Nation’s Leading Scorer

by Benjamin McKnight III, Editor-In-ChiefHoward University’s James Daniel III leads the nation in scoring with 28.2 points per game. The second person on that list is Buddy Hield at the University of Oklahoma with 25.9. For any other team that is 3-15 going into a game against an opponent who has the highest scorer in the nation, the pressure would be enough for them to fold early on. For Morgan State, it was nothing more than a slight challenge that they could not back down from. The Bears held Daniel 10 below his season average in an emphatic 83-63 win […]

by · January 31, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS, SPORTS

Lady Bears Surging Towards MEAC Tournament

by Benjamin McKnight IIIAt the end of their opening round loss in the MEAC Volleyball Tournament to Florida A&M University last fall, Morgan State head coach Ramona Riley-Bozier was already thinking about the next season. “I had to have a talk with Ramona,” said Riley-Bozier. For the past few years, the Lady Bears of were stuck in the middle of the pack of in the MEAC standings at the end of the season. Entering her 28th season as the head coach for the Lady Bears, Riley-Bozier said that she was looking for anything that would give her team a new […]

by · November 6, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS, SECTIONS, SPORTS