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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

Griffons run over Northeastern

The Griffons ended their losing streak in a big way Saturday afternoon at Spratt Stadium. Western ended the streak by destroying the Northeastern State University Riverhawks 45-14. The Griffons improved to 3-2 on the season, but find themselves in sixth place in the MIAA. Missouri Western has rushed for 300 yards more than anyone else in the conference and that... Read More

Griffons to face former Pac-12 quarterback

Last week, Northeastern State made the mistake of giving a freshman quarterback his first start against Western’s secondary. The Griffon defense made them pay in the 24-17 win by forcing Blayne Armstrong to go 0-for-4 with three interceptions before he was pulled for veteran quarterback Kevin Pantastico. All in all, Western came up with five interceptions on the day, including... Read More

Western faces familiar opponents as MIAA play begins

After playing in three nonconference tournaments, the Griffons will finally face a familiar opponent as they begin their conference play against the Northeastern State RiverHawks. In Western's previous nonconference tournament, the LAAS Memorial, the team pitched a shutout in the opener, defeating Concordia-St. Paul 3-0. However, they went on to lose three out of the next four games, leaving the... Read More