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Champions

Photo by Kassie Bruton

Damian Atamenwan

February 29, 2012

The D.L. Ligon Coliseum harbored the delighted sensation of achievement and prolific effort Saturday night after the Midwestern State basketball team claimed its sixth Lone Star Conference championship with a 79-64 victory over the speedy Greyhounds of Eastern New Mexico. But before the Musta...

Damian’s Herald 02-29-2012

Damian Atamenwan

February 29, 2012

It was indeed a dramatic weekend of English football in the Barclays Premier League where Manchester United edged an intriguing victory over Norwich City and Arsenal made a comeback to flog fellow Londoners Tottenham Hotspur. The Spurs looked as though they had won the North London derby after taking...

Sports Spotlight 02-29-2012

The Wichitan

February 29, 2012

MSU's basketball teams achieved another win under the dome for their last home game. The teams will compete in the LSC Championship. The Men's team holds the no. 1 seed and the Women's team hold the no. 3 seed. Videography by: Kassie Bruton, Brittney Cottingham, Hannah Hofmann...

MSU settles for loss against Pioneers

Damian Atamenwan

February 22, 2012

The Midwestern State women’s basketball team visited Texas Women’s University Saturday and encountered a 59-54 loss to the Pioneers. After falling to Tarleton State, the Lady  Mustangs were looking to bounce back but the Pioneers denied them the opportunity. MSU didn’t have a good game from...

Last king standing

Photo by Kassie Bruton

The Wichitan

February 22, 2012

By Mollie Collins Nick La Mere scrutinizes the chessboard in front of him as he ponders his next move. His hand hovers above one piece, almost drawing down on it. Not so fast – he thinks again. A grin begins to emerge on his face. Now he has the perfect move. Knight to a6. Checkmate. ...

Mustangs outrun Bronchos

Darrick Thomas goes for two of his 19 points in Saturday’s win over Central Oklahoma. (Photo by Hannah Hofmann)

Damian Atamenwan

February 22, 2012

The Midwestern State basketball team stunningly sent the Bronchos of Central Oklahoma home with a 69-48 defeat Saturday night at the D.L Ligon Coliseum. Senior forward Darrick Thomas was deemed a real threat to the Bronchos when he finished off with 19 points and nine rebounds. Thomas announced his presence...

Sports Spotlight 02-22-2012

The Wichitan

February 21, 2012

MSU Men's Basketball beat Central Oklahoma Monday February 18th at D.L. Ligon Coliseum. Videography by: Brittney Cottingham Edited by Kassie Bruton...

Lady Mustangs fall to TexAnns

(Photo by Hannah Hofmann)

Damian Atamenwan

February 15, 2012

The Lady Mustangs were thrilled with their captivating victory over Incarnate Word last Wednesday which followed a gritty win at Texas A&M University-Kingsville Saturday. After back-to-back victories, MSU fell to Tarleton State at the D.L Ligon Coliseum. The Cardinals didn’t prove too serious for Sa...

MSU thrashes Tarleton in third overtime

(Michael Loyd dribbles past a Tarleton State defender. The senior guard put ten points past the Texans. (Photo by Kassie Bruton)

Damian Atamenwan

February 15, 2012

Last Wednesday, hundreds of fans witnessed a remarkable performance displayed by the Midwestern State basketball team in a 77-53 win over the Cardinals of Incarnate Word at D.L. Ligon Coliseum. Getting past Incarnate Word wasn’t an easy task but Michael Loyd ignored the strength of the Cardinals and...

A cycle a day keeps the doctor away

A cycle a day keeps the doctor away

Damian Atamenwan

February 15, 2012

The Bruce and Graciela Student Wellness Center will be putting together a beginner’s class for indoor cycling starting Monday, Feb. 20. This three-day event, which is hosted by University Physician Dr. Keith Williamson and assisted by Director of Recreational Sports Randy Canivel, will take place at 4:15 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. Indo...

MSU takes Rams by the horns

Air time: Junior forward Anthony Harris dunks against Angelo State.   Photo by Hannah Hofmann

Damian Atamenwan

February 8, 2012

The Midwestern State basketball team disappointed Angelo State by making a dramatic comeback to defeat the Rams 62-61 at the D.L. Ligon Coliseum. It was a tough game for MSU who did not only squander 22 free throws but also watched an eight-point lead slip away. This posed temporal danger to the...

MSU tennis experiences bittersweet season opener

Damian Atamenwan

February 8, 2012

The Midwestern State men’s tennis team began its season last weekend with a 9-0 victory over Temple Junior College then suffered a 7-2 loss to the Hilltoppers of St. Edwards. Mario Urban combined forces with Colby Meeks to defeat Temple Junior College, who featured Tom Greer-Smith and Robin Hochguertel....

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