Good Morning Griffon Nation, we hope you had a great weekend! Spring weather has arrived and so has lots of home action for our spring sports. In fact four of our five spring teams have home contestS this week! Read about these items and more below "This Week In Griffon Athletics."
It's an exciting time to be a Griffon as the basketball teams get set for the MIAA Championships, baseball eyes their home opening series this weekend, softball opens conference play on the road and it's rivalry week for tennis at home.
Griffon Athletics is now accepting nominations for its 2015 Hall of Fame Class.
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Griffon Volleyball, Soccer and Baseball Student-Athletes presented a check for $2700 to the Mosaic Life Care Auxiliary Breast Center at Wednesday nights basketball games for proceeds from last October's Pink Week endeavor.
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"Deflategate" brings with it the return of Max Griffon, while Griffon baseball heads south for a season opener. These stories and many many more on this week's Griffon Sports Insider, presented by Mosaic Life Care.
The Board of Governors at Missouri Western State University has approved a contract amendment that will keep the summer training camp of the Kansas City Chiefs in St. Joseph for three more years, through 2017.
St. Joseph, Mo. - The Board of Governors at Missouri Western State University has approved the selection of Ellison-Auxier LLC to provide architectural and design services on the Spratt Stadium project.
Missouri Western outscored Lincoln 17-0 on Saturday.
Missouri Western beat Lindenwood 5-2 and 6-4 Friday to increase their win streak to 14 games in a row.
The Griffons were limited to four hits in an 8-0 loss to Missouri Southern.
It's Pro Day and for one Griff it's something he never thought he'd ever do.
Missouri Western's won 12 games in a row.
Missouri Western beat Quincy 7-4 on Wednesday.
The Griffs fall in the MIAA Tournament 77-60.
The Griffons plated a season-high 17 runs in Friday's win.
Missouri Western is heading back to Municipal Auditorium for the first time since 2013.
The Griffon women's basketball team pulled away after a 25-4 run in the first half.
Missouri Western allowed 92 points in a pair of contests against Northwest in 2014.
The Griffon men trailed by 15, but came from behind to win in overtime.
Missouri Western softball was picked to finish third in the conference's preseason poll.
Missouri Western's Mike Jordan and Northwest's Matt Longacre were named first team All-Americans.
The Griffon women improve to 3-7 in the MIAA.
Bob Roth is one of 14 individuals getting inducted in the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame this weekend.
Michael Hill took the field for the Indianapolis Colts in the AFC Divisional and Championship rounds.
Brett Weiberg's defensive play late in the second half lifts Griffons.
The Missouri Western women improve to 2-6 in the MIAA.
Missouri Western baseball opened practice Monday afternoon.
Vanderbilt quarterback Patton Robinette said Friday he is walking away from football to enter medical school.
The overall growth of super conferences across the FCS has gone largely unnoticed in the last decade.
Grambling State will kick off its 2015 schedule with a first-ever matchup at the University of California and play four times at home during an 11-game schedule.
The University of California at Berkeley announced Wednesday a pair of future games against FCS opponents from the Big Sky Conference.
Indiana State football will play six home games this season as it tries to build on its first FCS playoff appearance in 30 years.
Duquesne's football program will play five of its 11 games at home while it tries to win the Northeast Conference championship this year.
Hampton will play five times at home as it tries to build off coach Connell Maynor's first season last year.
Defending Ohio Valley Conference football champion Jacksonville State completed its 2015 schedule by changing one game and adding another.
Liberty will visit Southern Illinois for an FCS intersectional matchup on Sept. 26, finalizing the 2015 schedule for both teams on Monday.
Unless you're the Kentucky men or the UConn women, you don't have to win your final game in the NCAA basketball tournament for the season to be considered successful.
Princeton will have a new quarterback in the upcoming season, and sophomore Chad Kanoff got a leg up in the race on Saturday.
NFL teams don't overlook what the small school players can offer them,
The educational aspect of the Princeton football program's trip to Japan is meaningful, but the Tigers also will be learning about themselves on the playing field this week.
First-year Youngstown State football coach Bo Pelini has named his brother Carl as the Penguins' defensive line coach.
Baltimore police said Wednesday a 19-year- old suspect was arrested in connection to this week's on-campus stabbing involving Morgan State football players.