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The other cheerleaders

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Amos Perkins, Sports Reporter

December 3, 2019

What the pep band lacks in pom-poms and megaphones, they make up for with cheers, jeers and energy. When fans enter the Colosseum for a maroon and gold basketball game, they know the players on the court won't be the only ones putting on a show for them. The band is active throughout the entire contest,...

Maroon: It’s more than just a color

Stang gang

Daniel Laudermilk and Taylor Robinson

May 11, 2018

During football games students wave flags and paint their bodies with school colors. The Alma Mater proudly touts the maroon and gold. In the fall of 2015, to ensure consistency as part of the university’s graphic, the maroon shifted, in the eyes of some students, to more of a red color, returning to the official col...

School spirit brings ‘Maniacs’ together

Stang gang

Taylor Warren

September 5, 2017

They are not hard to find. Maroon and yellow paint stripe their faces. Eight letters painted on bare chests, spelling out "Mustangs." Standing front and center, their yelling never ceases and their spirit never dies. They are the Mustang Maniacs, a campus organization dedicated to school spir...

Football fumbles at Family Day game, loses to Angelo State 45-31

Jessalyn Castro

October 4, 2014

The football team kept the lead on Angelo State University Saturday night at Memorial Stadium for most of the game but couldn't come out with the win, resulting in a 45-31 loss. Angelo State put the first points on the board with a touchdown early in the first quarter. MSU ended the first quarter...

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