Tag Archives: Sports

Commentary: We Need Sports

By Harry Brownell/Clarion staff writer LINCOLN UNIVERSITY-The COVID-19 pandemic has affected our lives in every aspect, but universities have experienced significant changes and challenges. Chaos, confusion, and unfamiliarity surrounds everything like a heavy mist. However, with the basketball season tipping … Continue reading

Posted in Opinion | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

In Their Own Words: Blake Oakley

By Jermarcus Perkins LINCOLN UNIVERSITY- Every student has been affected by the pandemic in similar and different ways. I recently spoke with LU freshman football player Blake Oakley (Warren County, Mo.) about how it has changed his life. The Clarion: … Continue reading

Posted in Campus | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

State football championships move to Jefferson City

Slated for Mizzou’s Faurot Field, new COVID rules prohibit non-MU participants By Clarion News staff JEFFERSON CITY – The Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSAA) recently announced that the 2020 state high school football championships will be played at … Continue reading

Posted in Sports | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Basketball Q&A with Joseline Ramos

The transfer guard averaged 9.4 ppg at Florida State-Jacksonville By Raphael Green/Clarion News LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – Although the COVID-19 pandemic has stopped or delayed collegiate sports nationwide, the Lady Blue Tigers basketball team remains busy preparing for the upcoming season. … Continue reading

Posted in Sports | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lady Blue Tigers BB add coaching staff

By Dan Carr, Assistant AD for Media Relations JEFFERSON CITY – Andrea Mize, the head coach of the Lincoln women’s basketball team, announced on Tuesday (Sept. 1) three additions to her coaching staff. Assistant coach Rob McDonald, volunteer assistant Nafeesa … Continue reading

Posted in Sports | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lady Blue Tigers softball take two against Lane

By Dan Carr, assistant AD for media relations JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Lincoln softball team improved to 4-0 on the season with a sweep over Lane on Friday afternoon (Feb. 21). The Blue Tigers took the first game, 9-1, … Continue reading

Posted in Sports | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lady Blue Tigers edge Nebraska Kearney 60-52

Last home game is Saturday at 1 p.m. (Feb. 15) against Fort Hays State By Dan Carr, Assistant AD for Media Relations JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The second quarter was the difference on Thursday night (Feb. 13) as a late … Continue reading

Posted in Sports | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

LU players sign Letters of Intent

By Dan Carr, Assistant AD for Media Relations JEFFERSON CITY – Twelve players have signed National Letters of Intent to join the Lincoln football team, beginning with the 2020 season. Below is some general information on each of the signees. … Continue reading

Posted in Sports | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Blue Tigers struggle against Washburn

By Amani Grant-Pate LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – Washburn University dominated 75-50 against Lincoln University Wednesday evening at Jason Gym. This was the first contest between the two MIAA teams this season. Washburn controlled the game from the start and never looked … Continue reading

Posted in Sports | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

LU takes thriller at home against Pittsburg State

Story and photos by Amani Grant-Pate JEFFERSON CITY – The Lincoln University men’s basketball team won an 85-84 home thriller Saturday afternoon against Pittsburg State. The victory over the Gorillas improved Lincoln’s overall record to 7-9 on the year. It … Continue reading

Posted in Sports | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment