Mitch Stewart

Stewart to be reassigned to Department of Athletics

Simon Elfrink Staff Writer selfrink@murraystate.edu Following the end of the 2019 football season, Mitch Stewart has been removed from his position as head coach and will be reassigned to a separate position in the Murray State Department of Athletics. Following a 2018 season record of 5-6, hopes were high for Stewart’s fifth year as head Read More


Racers fall to SEMO in final game

Nick Kendall Staff Writer nkendall1@murraystate.edu Murray State football held its own for three quarters, but fell to the Southeast Missouri State Redhawks 31-24. The Racers shocked the SEMO crowd when they took an early lead on a five-yard rushing touchdown from Preston Rice. The Murray State defense held the Redhawks’ offense to only a 35-yard Read More


Racers take on OVC leading SEMO in 2019 finale

Nick Kendall Staff Writer nkendall1@murraystate.edu Murray State football will take on No. 15 Southeast Missouri State University to close out the 2019 season. The Redhawks are coming off a 26-12 win against Eastern Illinois University and are currently tied for first place in the Ohio Valley Conference with Austin Peay State University. After trailing 7-0 Read More


Racers fall in 2019 home finale

Nick Kendall Staff Writer nkendall1@murraystate.edu The Racers’ hope of finishing at .500 has been demolished after a 42-7 blowout loss to the Austin Peay State University Governors on senior night. The final home game of the season started off sour when the Governors scored first after senior running back Prince Momodu powered his way into Read More


Racers fall in final homestand

Nick Kendall Staff Writer nkendall1@murraystate.edu The Racers’ hope of finishing at .500 has been demolished after a 42-7 blowout loss to the Austin Peay State University Governors on senior night. The final home game of the season started off sour when the Governors scored first after senior running back Prince Momodu powered his way into Read More


Racers fall to Golden Eagles for third straight loss

Nick Kendall Staff Writer nkendall1@murraystate.edu Murray State football extends their losing streak to three after falling to the Tennessee Tech University Golden Eagles 17-7. The Racers came out of the gates hot, as redshirt freshman Marcis Floyd gave the team some momentum early in the first quarter when he intercepted a pass from Tennessee Tech’s Read More


Racers look to bounce back against Tennessee Tech

Nick Kendall Staff Writer  nkendall1@murraystate.edu After its second straight loss, Murray State football looks to get back in the win column when they head home for a matchup with the Tennessee Tech University Golden Eagles.  On Saturday, Oct. 16, the Racers kept up with the No. 21 ranked Jacksonville State Gamecocks, but their comeback attempt Read More


Racers fall short against in homecoming matchup

Nick Kendall Contributing Writer nkendall1@murraystate.edu Murray State football lost the homecoming matchup against the Eastern Kentucky University Colonels 34-27 after a tough defensive stop. The Racers were on the board first when Freshman kicker Zaden Webber drilled a 49-yard field goal with 10 minutes left in the first quarter. The Colonels answered back later in Read More