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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

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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

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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

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LU women, men track & field place high in preseason rankings

By Dan Carr/Assistant AD for Media Relations JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Lincoln women’s indoor track & field team is ranked No. 2 in the country while the LU men are No. 5 according to the United States Track & … Continue reading

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Franklin’s Perseverance Leads to MIAA First-Team Selection

By Amani Grant-Pate LINCOLN UNIVERSITY – On Nov. 12, 2019 Hosea Franklin was selected First Team All Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association (MIAA) for his historic season. His ability to catch and run the football successfully made Franklin a matchup nightmare … Continue reading

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Hoskins named LU head football coach

Dan Carr/Assistant AD for Media Relations JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Lincoln University Director of Athletics John Moseley announced that interim coach Malik Hoskins has been named the next head coach of the Blue Tiger football team on Thursday (Nov. 21). … Continue reading

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Blue Tigers defeated at UCM

By Dan Carr/Assistant AD for Media Relations WARRENSBURG, Mo. – With 119 yards against Central Missouri, Hosea Franklin broke the Lincoln football team’s single season record for rushing yards on Saturday afternoon. (Nov. 9). The Mules, who entered the weekend … Continue reading

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Fort Hays defeats Blue Tigers

By Dan Carr/Assistant AD for Media Relations JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – In a contest of tigers, the Lincoln football team fell to Fort Hays State, 66-6, on Saturday afternoon (Nov. 2). Hosea Franklin led the LU Blue Tigers with 131 … Continue reading

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LU falls short at Northwest Missouri

By Dan Carr/Assistant AD for Media Relations MARYVILLE, Mo. – Vontavious Thacker had a pick-six and Quan Mason recorded a safety, but the Lincoln football team fell to Northwest Missouri, 56-9, on Saturday (Oct. 26). Thacker’s interception and 52-yard return … Continue reading

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Blue Tigers come up short in home-opener

By Amani Grant-Pate JEFFERSON CITY –The Lincoln University of Missouri football team lost their second straight game of the season 38-14 at home against Missouri Southern on Thursday night. Lincoln was down early and trailed 21-0 at halftime. LU fought … Continue reading

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