Tag: Football

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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MSPE and MSM-UMR Alumni Association to sponsor annual Shrimp Feed

Posted by on August 12, 2005

UMR’s annual shrimp feed to benefit the Rolla Chapter of the Missouri Society of Professional Engineers scholarship fund will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 3, at Lions’ Club Park on U.S. Highway 63 in Rolla. A social hour will begin at 4 p.m.

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NFL playoffs: BIRGing season for fans

Posted by on December 30, 2003

As the NFL playoffs near, expect to see a lot of "BIRGing" among fans of the teams going into the post-season. That’s BIRG as in "basking in reflected glory," says Dr. Christian End, an expert in sports fan psychology at UMR.

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