Instead of facing Pittsburg State in the Fall Classic, the Bearcats will take on another MIAA opponent.
Current and former Bearcats returned to Maryville for Richard Flanagan's funeral on Monday.
Deshuan Cooper will continue his playing career with Hertener Loewen in Germany.
Crews began replacing the track at Northwest last week.
Northwest Missouri State quarterback Trevor Adams is a finalist for the MIAA honor.
Tyler Burgess joins Northwest baseball as a preferred walk-on.
Irish center fielder Tyler Burgess committed to Northwest Missouri State Friday afternoon.
McLaughlin has been with the Bearcat golf program since it first began in 2006.
The Bearcats advance into the round of 16 for the ninth straight year.
Northwest Missouri State cornerback Brandon Dixon is the first Bearcat taken in the NFL Draft since 2008.
Missouri Western's Reggie Jordan and Northwest's Brian Dixon find teams as undrafted free agents.
Seven Griffons and two Bearcats have been named to the All-MIAA baseball team announced Thursday.
Missouri Western's hot bats fuel a 16-7 win over Northwest and 10-1 win over Central Oklahoma in the MIAA Tournament.
Northwest pitcher Austin Warren played his last game on Saturday with his son, Peyton, in attendance.
The Bearcats are bounced from the MIAA Tournament despite ending the regular season with two wins.
The Bearcats open with Missouri Western in the MIAA Tournament on Thursday.
Northwest was swept by Central Oklahoma Friday afternoon.
The Gorillas beat the Bearcats twice Friday afternoon.
MIAA coaches believe Central Missouri's Kim Anderson could make the jump to Mizzou.
Northwest softball sisters Torri and Paige Blythe near their first postseason games together in three years.
Kearney's Dray Starzl and Montana State transfer Vance Wentz join Lafayette's Xavier Kurth in the Bearcats' 2014 class.
Four years after his brother's last start for Northwest, Brady Bolles is ready to take over at quarterback.
Ryker Fox pitched a complete game as the Bearcats won the front end of its doubleheader with Central Missouri.
The White team beat the Green team 16-10 in Saturday's spring football scrimmage at Bearcat Stadium.
Stephanie Mark drives in six runs as the Bearcats grab a 7-4 win before falling 3-1.
After sitting out the 2013 season, Josh Baker rejoins an NFL roster Tuesday.
Stephanie Marks follows a first-game mercy rule performance with her second walk off home run in two days.
Missouri Western scored 23 runs on William Jewell Wednesday afternoon.
DeShaun Cooper was named to the Division II NABC All-Star game's West squad.
The Bearcats fall to Central Missouri 60-59 in overtime, finishing their season at 24-9.
The Cardinals have won their last ten games in a row by an average of 16 points.
Deshaun Cooper scored 25 points in Northwest's win Sunday.
The Bearcats hold on for a 71-66 win, will face Central Missouri in their first Sweet Sixteen contest since 2006.
The Bearcats beat Winona State 98-77.
Southwest Baptist defeats Northwest 16-8 to half their seven-game win streak.
Bearcats will face NSIC runner-up on Saturday in Mankato, Minn.
Ben McCollum, Deshaun Cooper, and Dillon Starzl talk about their 70-67 loss to Missouri Southern and their potential seeding in the NCAA Tournament.
The Bearcats drop a seesaw battle to Missouri Southern 70-67, will await NCAA Tournament seeding.
Northwest head coach Ben McCollum and seniors Dillon Starzl and Deshaun Cooper talk after their 70-57 win over Emporia State in the MIAA Tournament.
Deshaun Cooper drops 21 points and nine rebounds in a 70-57 win over Emporia State.
Northeast State holds off the Bearcats' comeback attempt, dropping them by a 47-42 final in Maryville.
Northwest's run at an outright conference title falls short.
The Bearcat men top Southwest Baptist to claim at least a share of their first conference championship since 2010.
The Bearcat men's basketball team won by 32 points Saturday. The Griffon women started their contest on a 25-2 run.
Darin Loe is the all-time wins leader among managers in Northwest baseball history.
The Bearcat men's basketball team improves to 14-2 in MIAA play.
The Northwest men's and women's basketball teams lost to Missouri Southern Wednesday night.
Northwest's perfect 2013 season is celebrated at Bearcat Arena on Sunday.
Central held a belated signing day ceremony for six football players on Thursday.
Central cross country runner Zac Miller signs his letter of intent for Northwest Missouri State.
Officials at Northwest have proposed turning the former Foster Aquatic Center into a new student fitness facility.
The Bearcats shot 56-percent from the field in a 28-point win over the Griffons.
The Bearcats have won three games in a row.
Half of the Bearcats' signees come from Missouri.
Missouri Western and Northwest are tied in the MIAA standings with 4-8 conference records.
The Bearcats prevent both Lincoln teams from claiming their first MIAA win on Saturday.
Back-to-back Class 3 State Champions will carry on as teammates with the Bearcats.
The Bearcat corner back hauled in seven interceptions over two seasons in Maryville.
Fans can gather to meet with the Bearcats in Maryville on Feb. 8 and 9.
K.C. Keeler was named head coach of the Sam Houston State Bearkats on Thursday.
Sam Houston State's Athletic Director Bobby Williams said in a statement that he hopes to have an announcement on a coaching hire soon.
The Bearcat women's basketball team lost its third consecutive game Wednesday night.
For the first time in Ben McCollum's tenure, the Northwest men's basketball team beat Central Missouri.
Mel Tjeerdsma has served as Northwest's athletic director since March of 2013.
DeShaun Cooper scores 22 points as Northwest hits the century mark.
This is the fifth year a Northwest coach has earned Coach of the Year honors, the first since Mel Tjeerdsma in 2009.
The Bearcat men bury the Riverhawks by 20 points, while the women need overtime to win their second MIAA game.
The Bearcat men triumph in overtime while the women blow a 14-point halftime lead to lose on the road.
The Bearcats play five MIAA games in the next nine games.
Every Maryville football team from the junior high through Northwest Missouri State went undefeated in 2013.
The Bearcats' offense flourished this season with Trevor Adams and Brady Bolles leading the way.
Bearcat Head Coach Adam Dorrel talks with Matt Tritten after winning his first national championship.
The Bearcats complete the second perfect season in program history with their first national title since 2009.
Coaches, players, fans, and alumni weigh in on Northwest Missouri State's return to the Division 2 National Championship.
Bearcat alums Dave Tollefson and Blake Bolles talk about what it meant for them to play for a national championship.
John Coffey and Matt Gaarder have been calling Northwest games together for 15 years.
Junior wide receiver is one of many players making their first appearance in the national championship.
The Bearcats and Lenoir-Rhyne come together for the first time for Thursday's National Championship press conference.
Northwest Missouri State releases ticket and watch party information regarding Saturday's National Championship Game.
Northwest is making its record-setting eighth appearance in the Division II title game.
The Bearcats hit 14 3-pointers in a 105-59 win over Waldorf.
It's a Bearcat tradition to carry one goal post from Mel Tjeerdsma Field to a local bar after national semifinal wins.
Northwest Missouri State is back in the NCAA Division II National Championship for the first time since 2009.
Northwest Missouri State hosts Grand Valley State Saturday in the NCAA Division II National Semifinal.
Sporting Park in Kansas City will host the Division II Football National Championship from 2014-2017.
Northwest Missouri State and Grand Valley State have met in the playoffs four times since 2005.
Simon Mathiesen sought out opportunities in America after falling in love with football in Denmark.
Billy Creason and Phil Jackson combine for seven rushing touchdowns Saturday.
The Bearcat men's basketball team opens MIAA play with a win over Pittsburg State.
Trevor Adams is having his most successful season at Northwest with family in the stands each week.
The Bearcats held the Bulldogs to 260 total yards.
For the tenth year in a row, the Northwest football team is spending Thanksgiving together.
The Bearcats scored 29 points off turnovers Tuesday night.
Minnesota Duluth enters Saturday's playoff game averaging more than 300 rush yards per contest.
Northwest women's basketball falls 51-44 to Pittsburg State in a non-conference meeting.
26 unanswered points help the Bearcats topple Kansas Wesleyan for their first win.
Five Bearcats finished the game in double figures.
Northwest Head Coach Adam Dorrel named MIAA Coach of the Year, Trevor Adams and Matt Longacre Players of the Year.
New women's basketball head coach Michael Smith still searching for first win.
The Bearcats (11-0) have a bye week in the first round of the NCAA Division II Playoffs.
The Bearcats will likely maintain the top seed in Super Region 3, while Missouri Western could still reach a bowl game.
Trevor Adams accounts for four touchdowns in the Bearcats 51-21 win.
Missouri Western knocked off William Jewell, while Midwestern State dodged Northwest's upset bid.
The last four meetings between Northwest and Missouri Western have been decided by six points or less.
For the second straight year, the Northwest-Missouri Western match up will end the regular season.
Twelve different Bearcats have scored multiple touchdowns this season.
The final regular season game between Northwest and Missouri Western will be on the MIAA Network Saturday.
Travis Partridge is the only Griffon starting quarterback with more than one win against Northwest.
The Bearcats remain undefeated in their win over Emporia State.
Northwest running back Billy Creason had a special question for his longtime girlfriend after Saturday's win over Washburn.
Former All-MIAA point guard DeShaun Cooper plays first game in Bearcat Arena after missing all of 2012-2013 season.
The second-ranked Bearcats force six turnovers in a 52-21 win over No. 8 Washburn.
Kansas City's Sporting Park is one of three stadium being considered for the NCAA Division II National Championship game.
Griffons come back to win three straight sets to sweep season series with the Bearcats.
The Griffons and Bearcats are expected to finish in the middle of the pack this basketball season.
Coaches and media selected Fort Hays men's basketball to win the MIAA.
The Gorillas totaled just 27 net rushing yards in Saturday's loss to the Bearcats.
The Bearcats cruise 72-10 to hit next week's Fall Classic undefeated.
Cassie Lowell tied for third individually to lead the Bearcats.
The Bearcats improve to 5-0 with a 40-12 victory on the road.
Lincoln and Southwest Baptist will jump to the GLVC in 2014 for football only.
The Bearcats gaine 510 total yards in a 53-7 rout of the Lopers.
The Bearcats led the Tigers 42-7 at halftime Saturday.
Bearcat senior Trevor Adams will remain as the starting quarterback despite a rough outing Saturday.
Brady Bolles rushed for two scores and threw for another in Northwest's win over Central Missouri.
The Bearcats score 21 second quarter points to open up a 18-point halftime lead on the Cardinals.
No. 22 Saginaw Valley State brings dangerous scoring attack to Bearcat Stadium Thursday.
Northwest lost their three top all-purpose weapons in Jordan Simmons, Tyler Shaw, and James Franklin.
The Bearcats held the first of 18 practices on Monday.
Former Northwest Missouri State wide receiver Tyler Shaw was cut by the Arizona Cardinals.
Missouri Western tied for first in coaches, second in media despite first outright conference title in 2012.
Former Fighting Irish basketball players Bryston and Derrick Williams held a three day camp in St. Joe.
The former Northwest linebacker is in his second NFL training camp.
Northwest women's basketball is fifth in the WBCA Academic Top 25.
Northwest inducts six individuals and two teams into the M-Club Hall of Fame.
Former Bearcat graduate assistant Michael Smith returns to Maryville.
Brandon Simmons wins Pitcher of the Year, Michael Schulze Player of the Year.
Northwest's tennis season came to an end Wednesday.
Missouri Western's Natalie Bird and Northwest's Steph Charteris finished their postseason runs Tuesday.
Suburban Conference Gold Player of the Year becomes third Bearcats signee.
Steph Charteris is tied for 29th heading into the final round of the NCAA Central Regional.
Ladies tied for 17th heading into second day of NCAA Central Regional.
Northwest Missouri State's softball season came to a close Saturday with a 9-2 loss to Northeastern State in the MIAA Tournament.
Northwest softball falls 5-0 in opening game of the MIAA Tournament on Friday.
Shawnee Mission East forward joins the Bearcats' 2013 class.
Bearcats finish the 2013 season 22-27, 19-24 in the MIAA.
A pair of losses to Central Oklahoma has Northwest Softball a half-game back of an MIAA Tournament berth.
Former Northwest defensive end Travis Chappelear will join the Bengals.
Undrafted free agent Tyler Shaw will join the Arizona Cardinals.
Northwest Missouri State men's tennis is back in the NCAA Tournament's round of 16 for the first time in six years.