Murray State Basketball

Sports
8:54 am
Mon December 31, 2012

Basketball Scores

In Racer basketball, the men’s team fell to the Valparaiso Crusaders 64 to 66 Saturday and will face the U-T Martin Skyhawks this Thursday.

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Sports
8:03 am
Mon December 17, 2012

MSU Racers Make Fifth Straight Win

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In Racer basketball over the weekend, the Murray State men’s team won their fifth straight victory against the Western Kentucky University Hilltoppers 75 to 70 Sunday at the CFSB Center in Murray.  The 8 and 1 Racers now stand at six straight home wins. 

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Sports
7:31 am
Mon December 10, 2012

Murray State Basketball Scores Fourth Straight Win

The Murray State men’s basketball team racked up their fourth straight win on the road Saturday against the University of Evansville, 82 to 70.

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Crime
6:40 am
Fri December 7, 2012

Grand Jury Indicts Zay Jackson

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A Calloway County grand jury has handed down two felony indictments against Murray State basketball player Zaveral “Zay” Jackson. The Paducah Sun reports the jury charged Jackson Thursday with one count of second-degree assault and one count of wanton endangerment. His pre-trial hearing is scheduled for Dec. 11. Jackson is accused of hitting Jason and Alia Clement of Paducah with his car in Murray’s Wal-Mart parking lot. When details of the Sept. 10 incident surfaced, Jackson was suspended from the basketball team.

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Sports
4:42 pm
Fri November 30, 2012

Racers Update with Neal Bradley on Sounds Good

Today on Sounds Good, Tracy Ross spoke with "The Voice of the Racers" Neal Bradley about the beginning of the Racer Basketball season.

Sports
7:14 am
Mon November 19, 2012

MSU Men's Basketball Team Falls to Colorado

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In Racer sports over the weekend, the Murray State football team beat Southeast Missouri 42 to 35.  The Men’s basketball team brought down St. John’s Friday 72 to 67, but fell to Colorado 81 to 74 Sunday to earn second place at the Charleston Classic in South Carolina. 

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Sports
3:00 pm
Fri November 9, 2012

Tracy Talks Racer Sports with Neal Bradley on Sounds Good

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The "voice of the Racers" Neal Bradley stopped by to talk with Tracy Ross about the end of the MSU football season and the beginning of the basketball season.

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Morning Cram
8:20 am
Fri November 9, 2012

The Morning Cram [modern day plato edition]

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From NPR: Far from the political theater of China's Communist Party Congress in Beijing this week is a cave that the country's next leader once called home. Just 15 at the time, Xi Jinping was sent by his family in Beijing to the remote rural village Liangjiahe in the hills of Shaanxi Province, hundreds of miles away, where for seven years he lived in a cave scooped out of the yellow loess hillsides.

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Society
7:15 am
Thu November 8, 2012

Zay Jackson Could Face a Year in Jail

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Murray State Men’s Basketball player Zay Jackson may have serve up to a year in jail after a judge rejected a previous pretrial diversion deal. The Paducah Sun reports Judge Craig Clymer offered Jackson one year in jail on each of Jackson’s two first-degree wanton endangerment charges.

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Sports
4:10 pm
Fri November 2, 2012

MSU Expects New Basketball Facility to Open Next Year

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Murray State University expects to complete construction on its new basketball practice facility early next year.  During a donor recognition event and facility tour today Murray State Athletics Director Allen Ward says construction of the facility is expected to be finished by Jan. 1.

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