Category Archives: Sports

LU cruises to victory in home-opener

By Dan Carr/Assistant AD for Media Relations JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Five members of the Lincoln men’s basketball team scored in double figures as the Blue Tigers won their home opener, 101-55, over Central Christian on Tuesday night (Nov. 30). … Continue reading

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LU Fires Head Football Coach

By Clarion News JEFFERSON CITY – Multiple media reports say Blue Tiger head coach Tori Hicks has been let go after a disappointing 0-10 year for the Lincoln University football team. A search is underway for a new coach. In … Continue reading

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JP Capital Management Makes Large Gift To LU Football

By Dan Carr/Assistant AD for Media Relations JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Lincoln University football team has received the largest one-time gift in its history. JP Capital Management, a private equity company specializing in the acquisition and operation of middle … Continue reading

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8 Football Players Named All-MIAA

Dan Carr/Asst. AD for Media Relations KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Lincoln all-purpose back Tori Hicks was named to the All-MIAA third team while seven other members of the LU football team were named all-league honorable mention for the 2021 season. … Continue reading

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LU falls to Missouri Southern

By Dan Carr/Asst. A.D. for Media Relations LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – Zamar Brake was responsible for four touchdowns, but the Lincoln football team fell to Missouri Southern, 52-32, in its annual Homecoming game on Saturday afternoon (Oct. 9). Brake completed 19 … Continue reading

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Blue Tiger Athletics Club Retires $250k loan

By Elise Eaker/Jefferson City News Tribune JEFFERSON CITY – The Lincoln University Blue Tiger Athletics Club has paid Central Bank $50,935.48 to retire a quarter million-dollar loan that helped build a new weight room for Lincoln University athletes. The $250,000 … Continue reading

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Blue Tigers fall to Riverhawks in OT

50 years ago to the day, LU played its first game in Dwight T. Reed Stadium Clarion Staff Reports LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – The Blue Tigers fell short by an extra point in an overtime nail-biter against the Northeastern State (Okla.) … Continue reading

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LU falls in home-opener

By Dan Carr, assistant AD for Media Relations EFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Chrisshun Robinson and Winston Ausmer each had touchdown receptions, but the Lincoln football team dropped its 2021 season opener by a final score of 76-12 on Thursday night (Sept. … Continue reading

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View from the track

By Phillip Spencer and Kourtney Burchfield LINCOLN UNIVERSITY- The first outdoor track meet originally scheduled for Saturday, April 10 was postponed to the next day. Opening the season, The Clarion decided to ask a few track student-athletes about the 2021 … Continue reading

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Colby selected as MIAA Track Athlete of the Week

Dan Carr, Asst. AD for Media Relations KANSAS CITY, Mo. – For the second time this outdoor season, Lincoln sophomore Colby Jennings, Jr. has been selected as the MIAA Men’s Track Athlete of the Week. The league office announced the … Continue reading

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