McMurry University Athletics has announced that Clif Carroll will not be returning as the school’s men’s basketball head coach.
CEDARVILLE, Ohio - McMurry University crowned two more champions as the 2015 National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) Indoor Track and Field Championships came to a close. Both the War Hawks men's and women's teams placed fifth at the meet.
The University confirms that about 12 employees will be laid off as they implement a restructuring plan to streamline operations at the university.
NORMAN, Okla. - McMurry University’s track and field teams took their last tune-up prior to the NCCAA indoor championships, competing at the Oklahoma Baptist Invitational at the Mosier Indoor Facility.
SHERMAN, Texas - The McMurry University women’s tennis team remained unbeaten, winning its second-consecutive road match to open the season by an 8-1 score over Austin College at the Russell Tennis Center.
The first full day of competition at the 2015 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference yielded numerous personal best efforts for head coach Bev Ball’s McMurry University swimmers.
ESPANOLA, N.M. - McMurry University men’s basketball pushed the No. 1 team in the NAIA national poll - California State University San Marcos - to the brink, before eventually succumbing by an 84-79 score at the Northern New Mexico University Classic.
McMurry University’s men’s basketball team could not overcome a balanced attack at Northern New Mexico University, falling by a score of 90-68.
McMurry University utilized a 16-hit attack and another great pitching performance from Lanny Zier in scoring a 10-1 win over Lynchburg College.
A shaky effort by the McMurry University bullpen let a game slip away versus Christopher Newport University, 5-4.
McMurry University’s swim team split its results versus Austin College, winning the women’s contest, 104-93, and losing the men’s results, 113-103.
ABILENE, Texas - For the second time in 24 hours, McMurry University's baseball team split a doubleheader, this time with Wayland Baptist University.
ABILENE, Texas – Senior right-handed pitcher Lanny Zier tossed a complete-game victory in the nightcap as McMurry University's baseball team split a season-opening doubleheader with Angelo State. The Rams won the opener, 8-4 in extra innings, before the War Hawks won game two, 3-2, at Walt Driggers Field.
WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. - McMurry University had the tables turned on the road at the College of Faith, losing a 76-72 decision. The War Hawks (5-12) had topped the Warriors in Abilene, 85-83 back on December 16.
PLAINVIEW, Texas - Despite forcing hot Wayland Baptist into 24 turnovers, McMurry University’s women’s basketball team suffered a 63-48 loss on the road.
McMurry University track and field team members picked up four more NCCAA qualifying marks – as well as several personal records – on the final day of the Texas Tech Masked Rider Open.
McMurry University had six of its student-athletes honored by the American Southwest Conference on it 2014 Fall Distinguished Scholar-Athlete teams.
McMurry University’s men’s basketball team found out why Tarleton State University is the No. 12-ranked team in the latest NCAA II national poll, falling by an 89-42 score on the road.
Playing minus its leading scorer and rebounder, McMurry University’s young women’s basketball team stayed close to NCAA II Tarleton State University for the bulk of the contest before falling by a 64-37 score.
NORMAN, Okla. - McMurry University head track and field coach Brad Parris saw several of his young charges hit his qualifying marks for the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) indoor championships at the University of Central Oklahoma Open. The meet was held at the University of Oklahoma’s Mosier Indoor Facility.
ARLINGTON, Texas - McMurry University women’s basketball found itself swamped at Arlington Baptist College, falling by a 109-75 score.
The American Southwest Conference recognized the 2014 Fall All-Academic honor roll, and McMurry University claimed 30 of the honors from its Fall teams.
McMurry University Director of Athletics has announced that head women’s soccer coach, Alan Riches, has stepped down from his position.
Former University of Texas and current NFL quarterback Colt McCoy, one of the most decorated athletes to ever come out of the Big Country, headlines the Class of 2015 in the Big Country Athletic Hall of Fame.
McMurry University senior hurdler Tiana Alexander was named as the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) “Student-Athlete of the Week” for women’s track for the period ending January 18.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - McMurry’s swim teams both enjoyed top finishes at the three-day Colorado College Classic, wrapping up Sunday at the Schlessman Natatorium. In the team standings, the War Hawks were sixth in the women’s tally and fourth in the men’s.
COMMERCE, Texas - Visiting McMurry University could not counteract a fast start by Texas A&M University-Commerce in a road loss, 78-49, at the TAMUC Field House. The War Hawks fell to 6-9 on the year, while the Lions - who received votes in last week’s NCAA II national poll - improved to 13-3.
COMMERCE, Texas - McMurry University’s women’s basketball team could not hold off host Texas A&M University-Commerce, falling on the road, 68-60. The loss dropped the War Hawks to 2-16 overall, while the Lions upped their record to 8-6.
Director of Athletics, Sam Ferguson, has announced that Zack Leggett is the new head cross country and assistant track coach.
McMurry University swimmers Robyn Remschel and Kamron Salinas swept the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference “Swimmer of the Week” awards.
ABILENE, Texas - McMurry University’s men’s basketball team won for the third time in four outings, defeating Rhema Bible College, 83-69, at Kimbrell Arena. The War Hawks improved to 6-8 overall, while the Eagles fell to 5-7.
GREENVILLE, S.C. - McMurry University men's basketball senior Connor Robinson (Austin, Texas) has been named as the national "Student-Athlete of the Week" by the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA), it was announced today. It marks the second time this season that Robinson has earned the weekly accolade from the NCCAA (also receiving it on Nov. 25).
DENVER, Colo. - McMurry University men’s basketball had its two-game win streak snapped, falling to the University of Jamestown (N.D.), 84-68, in the Johnson and Wales Classic at the Wildcat Center. The loss dropped the War Hawks to 5-8 on the year, while the Jimmies - who received votes in last week’s NAIA poll - improved to 12-5.
DENVER, Colo. - McMurry University men’s basketball won its second-consecutive game with a 68-61 victory over Valley City State University (N.D.) in the Johnson and Wales University Tournament at the Wildcat Center. The War Hawks improved to 5-7, while the Vikings fell below the .500 line at 8-9.
McMurry University women’s basketball rode a 20 point/13 rebound game by junior forward Taylor Russell to a 62-56 home court victory over Howard Payne University at Kimbrell Arena.
Senior Connor Robinson had another monster game for McMurry University’s men’s basketball team, as it scored a 76-69 home win over Rust College (Miss.) at Kimbrell Arena.
ABILENE, Texas – McMurry University’s men’s basketball team gave the No.16-ranked team in the NAIA – Wayland Baptist University – all it could handle for the vast majority of Saturday’s match-up, before eventually succumbing, 92-79, at Kimbrell Arena.
ABILENE, Texas – McMurry University’s women’s basketball team could not overcome Wayland Baptist University’s height advantage, suffering a 83-61 loss at Kimbrell Arena. The War Hawks fell to 1-15 on the year, while the Flying Queens – who received votes in the most recent NAIA national poll – improved to 5-6 overall.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas – McMurry University’s women’s basketball team held the upper hand for the vast majority of regulation in its match-up versus the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, before falling in overtime, 66-53, at Sams Gymnasium.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas - After a brief break for the Christmas holiday, the McMurry women’s basketball team resumed action on the road, suffering a 63-47 loss to perennial NCAA III power Trinity University at Sams Gymnasium.
Six McMurry University football players have been honored on the 2014 All-National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) team.
McMurry University cross country head coach David Chandler has resigned his position, to accept a similar position for NCAA Division II St. Edward’s University’s startup program.
McMurry University Director of Athletics Sam Ferguson has announced the hiring of veteran coach Chris LeFevre as the university’s new men’s head soccer coach.
McMurry University senior wide receiver Jeret Smith has been named a first team All-American for NCAA Division II by USA College Football.
McMurry University's women's basketball team took on the University of Texas -Arlington in the first of two-consecutive road games versus NCAA Division I foes, suffering a 82-25 loss at the College Park Center
McMurry men’s basketball snapped its six-game skid with an 85-83 hard-fought victory over the College of Faith at Kimbrell Arena. The War Hawks upped their record to 3-6 on the year, while the Warriors fell to 5-8.
ABILENE, Texas - McMurry University women’s basketball played Angelo State University close in the second half, but a slow start in the first period led to a 60-46 setback at Kimbrell Arena.
McMurry University senior wide receiver Jeret Smith (Abilene, Texas/Abilene H.S.) added another well-deserved honor to his collection of accolades, when he was named a second team NCAA Division II All-Super Region 4 selection by the Beyond Sports Network (BSN).
LUBBOCK, Texas - Playing minus two of its top scorers and rebounders, the McMurry University women’s basketball team had no answer for Lubbock Christian University, falling 76-45 at the Rip Griffin Center.
McMurry University men’s basketball - playing its sixth-consecutive road game to open the season - lost a 77-49 decision at Midwestern State University at the D.L. Ligon Coliseum.