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Men’s basketball struggling in all aspects

The Griffons have struggled mightily to start the 2016-2017 season. Missouri Western is 1-8 through their first nine games. Western started the season at home with two straight losses to Wayne State and Upper Iowa. Wayne State beat the Griffons 70-57 and then Upper Iowa knocked off the Griffons 77-68. Western guard Cole Clearman scored a team -high 15 points... Read More

Missouri Western finds their man deep in the heart of Texas

The Missouri Western administration introduced the new head football coach for the Griffons Tuesday morning in the Griffon Indoor Sports Complex. Matt Williamson became the sixth head coach in the history of the program. Athletics Director Kurt McGuffin only interviewed one assistant coach in his search to replace Jerry Partridge. That one assistant was the man he hired to take... Read More

Western fires Jerry Partridge after 20 seasons as head coach

The Missouri Western athletics department fired head football coach Jerry Partridge, Thursday, Nov. 17. The athletics department administrators believed it was best for the football program to go in a different direction. Kurt McGuffin, director of athletics, points to the "decreasing in wins" as a main factor in Partridge's termination, saying "we just felt like it was time for a... Read More

Men’s basketball hopes to rebound in 2016-2017 season

The Griffon basketball team hopes that they can improve on last season's poor regular season and build off a strong finish in the regular season and their upset in the MIAA tournament. Western finished 11th in the MIAA with a 12-18 record. Head coach Brett Weiberg has been pleased with the effort he has seen over the off-season. "Every one... Read More