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Morgan State’s fans have mixed emotions about the football season so far

by Blair Young, Sports EditorMorgan football fans finally had something to applaud at Hughes Stadium during the football game. At halftime the 1967 undefeated championship football team was honored and the crowd gave them a standing ovation. That was about all they had to cheer for, because the current team suffered another lopsided loss 49-17 to the North Carolina A&T Aggies. The stadium was full of fans with attendance listed at 7,437. Both sides of the stands were near full with A&T bringing two buses full of fans, as well as many local alumni joining them in the guest stands. […]

by · September 24, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, COLLEGE, LOCAL NEWS, SECTIONS, SPORTS

The Bears finally get on the scoreboard, but fall in MEAC Opener

by Ty’rique Sims Assistant Sports EditorThe Morgan State Bears hosted the North Carolina A&T State Aggies Saturday night at Hughes Stadium in their MEAC opener. The Bears entered this contest being held scoreless in three games and being outscored by their opponents 101-0. The Bears were finally able to get on the scoreboard, but lost to A&T 49-17. “The monkey is essentially off those guys back but the monkey is still there because we’re not scoring enough points to win,” said Bears head Coach Fred T. Farrier.   The Bears were able to reach the end zone early in the […]

by · September 24, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, COLLEGE, LOCAL NEWS, SPORTS
Seven takeaways from the Morgan Bears Home Opener

Seven takeaways from the Morgan Bears Home Opener

by Blair Young, Sports EditorDespite a strong showing from the defense, the Morgan State Bears lost to the Albany Great Danes 26-0, Saturday at Hughes Stadium. This year’s home opener was filled with few highlights for fans to enjoy, but here are seven takeaways from the Albany game. Another zero on the board. For the second week in a row, the team failed to score points. It was another disappointing showing for starting quarterback Elijah Staley. He finished with 170 yards but was erratic with a 45% completion percentage. Even though he did not throw any interceptions, the Bears struggled […]

by · September 10, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS, CAMPUS NEWS, COLLEGE, SECTIONS, SPORTS

Lady Bears open conference play with three-game sweep

by Ty’Rique Sims, Staff WriterThe Morgan State University Lady Bears (12-10, 3-0) softball team completed a series sweep of Howard University this weekend at the newly renovated Lois T. Murray Field. “We played hard and played through each inning together. We had solid defense and some hot bats to back Kiwi (Amy Begg) up,” said junior second baseman Danielle Pipit. “Every single player on the team had their part this weekend; it was a huge team sweep to set the tone for the rest of the season.” The Lady Bears kicked off game one of the three-game stretch against the […]

by · April 3, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · COLLEGE, SPORTS
Bears Win Big in Unofficial Home Opener

Bears Win Big in Unofficial Home Opener

by Devon AshbyJust like last season, the Morgan State University Bears entered their first home game of the season with a record of 0-2; and just like last season, they ended the game in victorious fashion, earning their first victory of the season. The Bears beat the visiting University of Virginia-Lynchburg Dragons by a score of 61-0 at Hughes Memorial Stadium Saturday afternoon in a game that, due to NCAA accreditation issues for Virginia-Lynchburg, will not count on either team’s official schedule and stat books. The game started with a 69-yard touchdown pass from senior quarterback Moses Skillon to junior […]

by · September 22, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · COLLEGE, SECTIONS, SPORTS