Murray State Racers http://wkms.org en Youth Learn Love of Basketball at Coach Prohm Summer Camp http://wkms.org/post/youth-learn-love-basketball-coach-prohm-summer-camp <p>Murray State's Steve Prohm Basketball Camp is getting ready for the summer. Each year, kids of all ages are invited to the week-long camp to learn the game of basketball and have fun playing it with Murray State's head coach and the Racers. Assistant Coach James Kane visits our studios on<em> Sounds Good</em> for a preview of camp activities.</p><p><a href="http://www.goracers.com/news/2014/4/7/MBB_0407144500.aspx" style="line-height: 1.5;">See the schedule and camp details</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><div>&nbsp;</div> Fri, 09 May 2014 20:22:03 +0000 Kate Lochte 40460 at http://wkms.org Youth Learn Love of Basketball at Coach Prohm Summer Camp Murray State Women’s Golf Team Take OVC Title http://wkms.org/post/murray-state-women-s-golf-team-take-ovc-title <p>The Murray State Women’s Golf Team won their ninth Ohio Valley Conference Championship Wednesday, April 23&nbsp;with a final round 310. Freshman Sydney Trimble was named to the&nbsp;OVC&nbsp;All-Tournament Team. With the victory, Murray State earned the&nbsp;OVC's&nbsp;automatic bid into the NCAA Championship.&nbsp;The win continues a streak of each class in the Racer Women’s Golf program winning at least one&nbsp;OVC&nbsp;championship that began when&nbsp;MSU&nbsp;coach Velvet Milkman started the program 21 years ago.</p> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 10:59:49 +0000 Troy Taylor & MSU Sports Information 40103 at http://wkms.org Murray State Women’s Golf Team Take OVC Title Racers Claim Seventh OVC Tennis Championship http://wkms.org/post/racers-claim-seventh-ovc-tennis-championship <p>The Murray State Racers Women’s Tennis team Claimed their Seventh OVC Championship this weekend. This is their first conference win since since 2007 which will propel them into a NCAA Tournament appearance in May. The relatively young Racer squad beat Eastern Kentucky 4 to 1.</p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:32:07 +0000 John Walker 40025 at http://wkms.org Racers Claim Seventh OVC Tennis Championship Racers win CIT Tournament http://wkms.org/post/racers-win-cit-tournament <p></p><p>The Murray State Racers ended the 2013-14 season with a 65-57 win in the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament over the Yale Bulldogs at the CFSB Center in Murray.</p><p>The Racers (23-11) won four games at home in the CIT to become the sixth champion of the event that Fri, 04 Apr 2014 14:29:21 +0000 Troy Taylor & and MSU Sports Information 39696 at http://wkms.org Racers win CIT Tournament MSU AD Allen Ward Talks Racers' Championship CIT Run http://wkms.org/post/msu-ad-allen-ward-talks-racers-championship-cit-run <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>Mercer University just gained national attention after <a href="http://espn.go.com/espn/dickvitale/story/_/id/10647304/mercer-bears-balance-effort-leads-upset-duke-blue-devils">stunning the Duke Blue Devils in the NCAA tournament</a>. But just two years ago they won the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament.</p><p>The Murray State Racers are hoping for similar results as they host the Yale Bulldogs Thursday in the CIT championship. John Null spoke with&nbsp;MSU Athletic Director Allen Ward about the Racers' long postseason run.</p><p> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 21:36:40 +0000 John Null 39648 at http://wkms.org MSU AD Allen Ward Talks Racers' Championship CIT Run Racers Seek CIT Championship Bid http://wkms.org/post/racers-seek-cit-championship-bid <p>The men’s Racer basketball team faces off against the Pacific Tigers in the semifinal round of the Collegeinsider.com Tournament tonight.&nbsp; The Racers enter the semis after knocking off Towson while the Tigers are fresh off a win over San Diego.</p><p> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 21:47:00 +0000 Parker Franklin 39622 at http://wkms.org Racers Seek CIT Championship Bid Neal Bradley on End of the Racer Basketball Season http://wkms.org/post/neal-bradley-end-racer-basketball-season <p>The Murray State Racers saw their season end last Friday, March 7, in the semi-finals of the OVC&nbsp;Tournament in a close 86-83 defeat to the Eastern Kentucky Colonels. 'Voice of the Racers' Neal Bradley visits with Tracy Ross on <em>Sounds Good</em> to talk about the end of the Murray State Racers Men's Basketball season and what's next for the Racers.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 17:37:18 +0000 Tracy Ross 39258 at http://wkms.org Neal Bradley on End of the Racer Basketball Season EKU Loss Fields' Final OVC Game as Racer http://wkms.org/post/eku-loss-fields-final-ovc-game-racer <p>On Friday, amid a blistering second half rally that saw the Racers erase a double-digit deficit in their OVC tournament semifinal match-up against Eastern Kentucky, the fouling out of senior guard Dexter Fields with 1:18 left in the game seemed inconsequential. But after Cameron Payne’s last-second heave clanged off the rim, the gravity of that fifth foul became apparent: 23-year-old Fields’ career as a Racer was over.&nbsp;</p><p> Sun, 09 Mar 2014 22:28:36 +0000 John Null 39149 at http://wkms.org EKU Loss Fields' Final OVC Game as Racer MSU Falls Short In OVC Semis http://wkms.org/post/msu-falls-short-ovc-semis <p></p><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal; "><p></p><p></p><p>The Murray State Racers saw their season end&nbsp;Friday&nbsp;in the semifinals of the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament in an 86-83 defeat to the Eastern Kentucky Colonels at Municipal Auditorium in Nashville, Tenn.</p> Sat, 08 Mar 2014 13:22:10 +0000 Staff Report & MSU Sports Information 39134 at http://wkms.org MSU Falls Short In OVC Semis Neal Bradley Previews OVC Tournament http://wkms.org/post/neal-bradley-previews-ovc-tournament <p>"Voice of the Racers" Neal Bradley joins Tracy Ross on Sounds Good for a preview of the OVC Tournament. The Ohio Valley Conference returns to the Nashville Municipal Auditorium March 5-8. The Racers play Friday, against an opponent determined Thursday night. MSU earned a double-bye by winning the OVC West Division with a 13-3 record.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 18:13:55 +0000 Tracy Ross 39089 at http://wkms.org Neal Bradley Previews OVC Tournament