OVC Football Scores

Oct 29, 2012

In OVC football over the weekend. the Murray State Racers fell 35 to 38 to Jacksonville State’s Gamecocks Saturday. Elsewhere, SEMO beat Austin Peay 48 to 27. Eastern Kentucky lost to Eastern Illinois 24 to 7, and Tennessee State brought down Tennessee Tech 22 to 21.

In OVC Football over the weekend, Murray State fell to UT Martin 66 to 59 in this year’s MSU Homecoming game.  Tennessee State beat Southeast Missouri 40 to 28.  Austin Peay lost to Eastern Kentucky 45 to 14.  And Jacksonville State lost to Eastern Illinois 31 to 28.

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In Ohio Valley Conference football over the weekend, the Murray State Racers improved to 3 and 3 for the season with a 52 to 14 road win over Austin Peay Saturday.  Jacksonville State won out over Tennessee Tech 37 to 28, UT Martin beat Eastern Illinois 51 to 37, and Eastern Kentucky fell to Tennessee State 23 to 20.

MSU Falls to Arkansas

Sep 10, 2012

Despite over 500 yards of total offense, three turnovers cost the Murray State Racers football team the victory at their first home game of the season against number 20 ranked Central Arkansas. 

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MurrayState kicked off its 88th football season Saturday on the road with a 69 to 3 loss to Number 7-ranked Florida State in Tallahassee.  It was the first meeting between the two teams.  The Racers will return next Saturday for their home opener against Central Arkansas at Roy Stewart Stadium.  Kick-off time is 6 p.m.

OVC football coaches and information directors have picked Murray State to finish third in the conference this season, behind Eastern Kentucky and Jacksonville State.  

Tab Brockman

The Murray State Football team and their veteran quarterback are receiving preseason accolades.