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Men’s basketball extends losing streak to seven games

With postseason implications at stake going into last week's games versus Missouri Southern and against Pittsburg State, the Griffons just could not pull out the wins they so desperately needed.   The Griffons found themselves down 35-29 at halftime at Missouri Southern. Western then opened the second half on an 8-0 run—giving them the lead.   During this losing streak... Read More

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

Griffons make MIAA Tournament

After winning their last two games and five of seven, the Griffons will face a familiar foe in their opening round game of the MIAA tournament. Western will take on the Ichabods of Washburn University Tuesday night. The Griffons welcomed Washburn to St. Joseph, Missouri Wednesday night, defeating their opponent 74-66. Guard Cole Clearman led Missouri Western with 15 points... Read More

Road wins needed for playoff hopes

The Griffon’s will take to the road this week, making a long trip to the red dirt of Oklahoma. Western will try to keep their winning ways going on Thursday. The team will travel to Tahlequah, Oklahoma to take on the 6-14 Northeastern State University. The team has managed to climb out of the MIAA cellar, with two straight wins.... Read More

Fieldhouse gives Griffons chance for redemption

Last week the Griffons suffered two over twenty-point losses to Pitt State and Missouri Southern on the road but return home, where they have a 6-5 record, to face the Lindenwood Lions on Thursday and the Lincoln Blue Tigers on Saturday. Head coach Brett Weiberg knows that during a season such as this the team has to keep pushing on.... Read More