As center, Echele powers Miners’ high-octane offense

Center Adam Echele prepares to snap during Missouri S&T's Homecoming football game against Lincoln University on Saturday Oct. 15, 2016. Photo By Sam O'Keefe/Missouri S&T

Center Adam Echele prepares to snap during Missouri S&T’s Homecoming football game against Lincoln University on Saturday Oct. 15, 2016. Photo By Sam O’Keefe/Missouri S&T

When Missouri S&T football’s offensive unit lines up, all eyes are on the quarterback. But the true center of attention is the person who plays center – because no matter what play the Miners run, it doesn’t start until the ball is snapped. [Read more…]

For alumnus Tyrone Smith, a third trip to the Olympics

Tyrone Smith, a 2007 history graduate, will compete in the Olympics next month in Rio De Janiero.

Tyrone Smith, a 2007 history graduate, will compete in the Olympics next month in Rio De Janiero.

A decade ago, Tyrone Smith was in the process of completing one of the top careers by a student-athlete at Missouri S&T, one that saw him earn three All-America awards in the long jump and finish as the national runner-up on two occasions.

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For the record: Baseball Miners set all-time season mark for wins, capture GLVC West Division

Tyler Bodenstab's run-scoring single in the first game of Sunday's doubleheader put the Miners ahead for good in the game that broke the previous single-season record for wins.

Tyler Bodenstab’s run-scoring single in the first game of Sunday’s doubleheader put the Miners ahead for good in the game that broke the previous single-season record for wins.

Update: The Miners learned on Sunday, May 15, that they will head to the NCAA Division II Tournament for the third time in the team’s history.

Fueled by a pair of come-from-behind victories over Maryville University on Saturday, the Missouri S&T baseball team won two more against Maryville on Sunday, setting a new record for most wins in a regular season and capturing the Great Lakes Valley Conference West Division title. [Read more…]

Miner athletics helps Wish Kid Joey realize his dream

Wearing a Miners baseball jersey, eight-year-old Joey learns that his wish to go to Disney World has come true.

Wearing a Miners baseball jersey, eight-year-old Joey learns that his wish to go to Disney World has come true during a ceremony in the Gale Bullman Building.

The basketball court at Missouri University of Science and Technology became a court of celebration Sunday (April 10) for one area youth battling cancer. [Read more…]

Forrestal Hickman signs deal with NFL’s Chargers

Forrestal Hickman, a four-year starter on the Miners' offensive line, has signed as a free agent with the San Diego Chargers.

Forrestal Hickman, a four-year starter on the Miners’ offensive line, has signed as a free agent with the San Diego Chargers.

Forrestal Hickman, a three-time all-conference offensive tackle at Missouri S&T, has signed a free agent contract with the San Diego Chargers of the National Football League.

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