Tag: Football

From shoulder pads to a stethoscope – S&T scholar athlete eyes medical school 

Posted by on April 29, 2024

William Jeffries, a senior in biological sciences from Fulton, Missouri, has played offensive lineman on the football team for all four years of his time at Missouri S&T. He was named a GLVC All-Academic team member twice – in 2020 and 2022. It’s a tradition he has carried over from his high school playing career, where he earned academic all-state honors.

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Tackling modern health care

Posted by on January 3, 2022

Justin Onwugbufor believes that his success on and off the field at Missouri S&T is based in a favorite saying of his grandmother’s – prepare, produce, prosper.

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Missouri S&T athletics conference to postpone most of fall intercollegiate season

Posted by on July 27, 2020

Missouri S&T’s athletics conference, the Great Lakes Valley Conference (GLVC), announced today (Monday, July 27) that it will postpone the majority of the fall intercollegiate season until the second semester as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.  The decision, voted on by the conference’s Council of Presidents, was made based on guidance from the athletics […]

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Miner football reaches first post-season bowl since 1950

Posted by on November 13, 2018

For the first time since 1950, Missouri S&T’s football team will get an opportunity to play in a post-season bowl game. The Miners have been selected to play in the 53rd Mineral Water Bowl this December.

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Festive events planned for Missouri S&T Homecoming

Posted by on October 2, 2018

Watch a parade, tour campus departments during open houses and cheer the Miner football team to victory as part of Missouri S&T’s 2018 “MinerFest” Homecoming celebration, held Oct. 12-13.

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As center, Echele powers Miners’ high-octane offense

Posted by on November 1, 2016

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.

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Longtime Miner coach Dewey Allgood passed away April 23

Posted by on April 24, 2013

Dewey Allgood, who served as a coach and administrator in Missouri S&T’s athletics department for 40 years and was a member of the university’s Athletic Hall of Fame, died Tuesday, April 23, at the age of 91.

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‘Football Physics’ to be discussed

Posted by on January 15, 2009


A former S&T physics professor will return to Rolla to discuss the physics of football next week. Dr. Tim Gay, now a professor at the University of Nebraska, will discuss a series of one-minute physics lectures he gave to Nebraska fans during home football games from 1999 to 2004. The lecture will be held from 4-5 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 22, in Room 104 of the Physics Building.

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Miner football program to receive $250,000 gift

Posted by on October 2, 2006

The University of Missouri-Rolla has received a $250,000 gift from Peter and Betty Jane Kinyon to assist the university’s football program. The gift was announced during the MSM-UMR Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony held on campus today.

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Miners’ quarterback earns honors for record-setting day

Posted by on November 1, 2005

University of Missouri-Rolla quarterback Evan Gray (Tucson, Ariz./Canyon Del Oro) had a record-setting day Saturday in the Miners’ victory over Austin Peay – and has earned a pair of weekly awards for that performance.

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