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No. 2 Bearcats defeat Lincoln to stay unbeaten

MARYVILLE, Missouri – The Northwest Missouri State men’s basketball team improved to 9-0 with an 85-78 MIAA-opening win over the Lincoln Blue Tigers in Bearcat Arena. Redshirt freshman guard Trevor Hudgins tallied 22 points and handed out

MWSU women lose MIAA opener to Lindenwood

ST. JOSEPH – The Missouri Western women’s basketball team (3-5, 0-1 MIAA) dropped its first MIAA conference game 74-60 to defending MIAA Tournament Champion Lindenwood (6-1, 1-1 MIAA) on Thursday. Lindenwood outscored the Griffons in the first three

Bearcat DE Austen Eskew named First Team All-American

Northwest Missouri State senior defensive end Austen Eskew has been named the American Football Coaches Association’s First-team All-America squad. Eskew becomes Northwest’s 22nd AFCA first-team all-America choice in the program’s history. Eskew led the MIAA in sacks