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LU Track competes at Pittsburg State

Article and Photos by Shanthamoi Brown/Clarion News PITTSBURG, Kan. – The Lincoln University track team participated at the Rumble in the Jungle Invitational on Jan. 21, 2022, at Pittsburg State University. There were several great performances on the day. In … Continue reading

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Blue Tigers fall short at Northeastern State

Dan Carr/Assistant AD for Media Relations TAHLEQUAH, Okla. – The Lincoln men’s basketball team scored 31 points in the second half while trying to rally from an 11-point halftime deficit, but Northeastern State escaped with the win, 59-50, on Saturday … Continue reading

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LU Track shines at first meet

By Shanthamoi R. Brown/Clarion News LAWRENCE, Kansas – The Lincoln University track team participated at the Bob Timmons Challenge on Dec. 4, 2021 at Kansas University. There were several great performances for the Blue Tigers season opener. In the men’s … Continue reading

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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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