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  1. Freshman guard leaves Murray State basketball program

    Oct 15, 2014, 9:11 PM EDT

    steve-prohm

    JayQuan McCloud cited homesickness as the reason for his decision to leave the OVC program.

  2. 2014-2015 Season Preview: Mid-Major Power Rankings

    Oct 15, 2014, 9:00 AM EDT

    Georgia St BYU Basketball

    The top 15 teams from outside the power conferences. What did we get wrong?

  3. Summer campers receive ice cream thanks to Murray State assistant James Kane (VIDEO)

    Jun 12, 2014, 8:51 PM EDT

    Lance Allison/Murray State Athletics

    The assistant’s 75-foot shot made Murray State basketball campers very happy on Thursday.

  4. Murray State extends contract of head coach Steve Prohm

    Jun 6, 2014, 7:15 PM EDT

    steve-prohm

    Murray State extended the contract of head coach of Steve Prohm.

  5. Mid-Major Catchup: Who are the best teams from outside the top conferences?

    May 22, 2014, 7:33 PM EDT

    Getty Images

    Who will be the best mid-major teams next season?

  6. Late Night Snacks: No. 2 Wichita State remains undefeated, Harvard punches its ticket

    Mar 8, 2014, 1:00 AM EDT

    marshall

    A recap of Friday night’s action, including Harvard wrapping up the Ivy League crown

  7. 2014 Ohio Valley Tournament Preview: Belmont looking to repeat

    Mar 4, 2014, 5:57 PM EDT

    AP

    Last season, Kerron Johnson propelled Belmont, in its first season as a conference member, to the Ohio Valley tournament title with a last-second bucket over Murray State. If all goes according to plan, the Bruins and the Racers will meet up again in the OVC championship game as they head into the field this season…

  8. Late Night Snacks: Shockers move to 31-0 and eight ranked teams fall to unranked foes

    Mar 2, 2014, 2:07 AM EDT

    shockers

    GAME OF THE DAY: Southeast Missouri 118, Murray State 115 (2OT) This OVC contest was wild, with the Redhawks holding on for the three-point win despite giving Murray State one last shot at the tie with less than a second remaining in the second extra session. How’d it happen? SEMO’s Nino Johnson was hit with…

  9. Late Night Snacks: No. 2 Arizona survives, Sean Kilpatrick thrives

    Feb 7, 2014, 1:54 AM EDT

    hollisjefferson

    GAME OF THE NIGHT: Belmont 99, Murray State 96 Belmont hasn’t been in the OVC very long, but their three games against Murray State have all been good. Thursday’s meeting was the latest chapter in this series, with the Bruins hanging on to beat the Racers with Blake Jenkins and J.J. Mann scoring 25 points…

  10. POSTERIZED: Austin Peay’s Damarius Smith takes off against Murray State

    Jan 31, 2014, 11:08 PM EDT

    Damarius Smith

    Murray State beat Austin Peay in a wild game, 96-88, to improve to 8-1 in the Ohio Valley Conference. What most people will remember from the game, however, is Austin Peay’s Demarius Smith taking off in flight going down the lane. With Austin Peay trailing 76-74 late in the second half, Smith threw down this…

  11. Murray State sophomore guard Zay Jackson to transfer

    Nov 1, 2013, 10:08 AM EDT

    NCAA Basketball Tournament - Murray State v Marquette

    Guard Zay Jackson was a player many expected to eventually help the Murray State basketball program account for the graduation of prolific point guard Isaiah Canaan. After playing 18.4 minutes per game as a freshman, the 2012-13 season was supposed to represent one more season of playing alongside Canaan while having a larger role in…

  12. 2013-2014 Ohio Valley Season Preview: Is this the year for Eastern Kentucky or Southeast Missouri State?

    Oct 17, 2013, 1:00 PM EDT

    Corey Walden, Gary Browne

    All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. Check back throughout the day, as we’ll be posting three or four preview items every day. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To see the rest of our preview lists, click here. For a schedule of our previews for the…

  13. After 49 days in jail, Zay Jackson’s return to Murray State ends in injury

    Oct 8, 2013, 10:34 AM EDT

    NCAA Basketball Tournament - Murray State v Marquette

    Zay Jackson’s return to the court this season lasted all of four days. The sophomore guard tore the ACL and the LCL in his right knee in practice on Saturday after coming down awkwardly following a dunk. He is scheduled to have surgery in a couple of weeks, once the swelling in his knee goes…

  14. Daniel huge as Murray State survives Lipscomb

    Nov 26, 2012, 9:46 PM EDT

    Ed Daniel

    Ed Daniel could be turning into this season’s Kenneth Faried in the Ohio Valley Conference. Daniel went full-on Faried for Murray State, scoring 20 points, pulling down 18 rebounds and swatting five shots in helping the Racers get past Lipscomb on the road, 88-79. The 18 rebounds were a season-high for Daniel, a 6-7 senior…