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.
McMurry University’s volleyball team dropped its first two matches in pool play at the 2014 National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) National Championship Tournament.
SAN ANGELO, Texas - Another road game versus an NCAA Division II foe spelled another setback for the McMurry women’s basketball team, dropping a 65-48 decision at Angelo State University. The War Hawks fell to 1-7 overall and the Rambelles improved to 2-5.
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. - McMurry University women’s basketball fell to Colorado Mesa University - the No. 16-ranked tea in NCAA Division II - by a 64-41 score in the Holiday Inn-Airport Thanksgiving Classic.
McMurry University men’s basketball senior Connor Robinson was named as the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) national “Student-Athlete of the Week” for the period ending November 23.
McMurry University volleyball had four of its team members named to the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) All-Central Region Team.
DENVER, Colo. - McMurry University women’s basketball concluded its three-game road trip to Colorado with a 77-53 loss at Regis University. The setback left the War Hawks with a 1-3 record on the young season, while the Rangers remained unbeaten (3-0).
McMurry University's Jeret Smith and Calvin Middlebrooks were both recognized on the 2014 All-Lone Star Conference football team.
McMurry Junior, Tyreace House, is 25 years of age and older than all of his teammates, but he spent time playing professional baseball before becoming a War Hawk.
ABILENE, Texas - Senior wide receiver Jeret Smith wasted little time in taking his place as McMurry University’s all-time leading receiver, but his team suffered a 41-16 setback at the hands of Texas A&M University-Kingsville. The loss in the 2014 finale - and Lone Star Conference playoff game - left the War Hawks with a record of 2-8 overall, while the Javelinas improved to 2-9.
CANYON, Texas – McMurry University could not slow down the West Texas A&M offense in a 58-13 loss in the first round of the Lone Star Conference playoffs at Kimbrough Memorial Stadium. The War Hawks fell to 2-7 after losing to WTAMU for the second time this season, while the Buffaloes improved to 6-4.
McMurry University's football team fell for the fifth-consecutive week, losing at Lone Star Conference leader Texas A&M-Commerce, 91-13, at Memorial Stadium.
ABILENE, Texas – McMurry University could not overcome five of its own miscues in falling to Lone Star Conference second-place team Tarleton State, 64-7, at Wilford Moore Stadium. The War Hawks fell to 2-5 overall and dropped to 1-5 in the LSC.
This week the War Hawks return home for the final time this season to take on Tarleton State.
PINEVILLE, Ark. – After nearly two weeks since its last match, McMurry University men's soccer was unable to shake off the rust, falling at the University of the Ozarks, 4-2.
ABILENE, Texas – McMurry University’s football team stayed close to Eastern New Mexico University for a half, but eventually was over powered in a 62-23 Homecoming game loss at Wilford Moore Stadium. The setback dropped the War Hawks to 2-3 overall and 1-3 in the Lone Star Conference, while the Greyhounds improved to 4-2 and 2-2 in the LSC.
The McMurry War Hawks are set to host Eastern New Mexico for their homecoming game on Saturday afternoon.
McMurry University’s football team put on an offensive show in a loss to West Texas A&M University, 56-21, in a game played a Kimbrough Memorial Stadium.
GREENVILLE, S.C. - McMurry University had two of its athletes recognized as National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) “Student-Athlete of the Week” award winners in their respective sports.
The McMurry War Hawks picked up their 1st Lone Star Conference victory on Saturday night in their home opener against Texas A&M/Kingsville.
ABILENE, Texas – McMurry University’s football team was opportunistic when it counted the most and converted that into a 27-21 victory over Texas A&M University-Kingsville at Wilford Moore Stadium. The War Hawks (2-1, 1-1 LSC) also garnered their first Lone Star Conference victory with the win, while keeping the Javelinas (1-3, 0-2 LSC) winless in league this season.
The McMurry War Hawks continue their 1 and only year in the Lone Star Conference at home this weekend. The War Hawks are finally at home after playing their first two games on the road.
LONGVIEW, Texas – McMurry University volleyball won a pair of matches on Saturday, sweeping both Howard Payne University and LeTourneau University, in matches played at Solheim Arena. The wins helped the War Hawks to improve to 8-5 overall.
A week and a half ago, the McMurry War Hawks picked up their 1st ever victory over a FCS program.
McMurry's Decorian Johnson is the Lone Star Conference Defensive Player of the Week thanks to his performance in the War Hawks 26-17 victory over Houston Baptist.
Matt McHugh is going to be the starting quarterback for the War Hawks in their opener on Saturday.
The Old Main Building on McMurry's Campus Opens its Doors after three and a half years of renovation.
Billy Cole III was killed in a two car accident as he was on the way from the DFW area to Abilene for the opening football practice. He is remembered for his zest for life, and work ethic on the field and in the classroom.
It has been confirmed by DPS that McMurry football player Billy Cole III was killed Tuesday night in a Callahan County crash along I-20, just 3 miles East of Putnam.
The Lone Star Conference released the football preseason poll on Tuesday, and the McMurry War Hawks were picked to finish eighth this year.
ABILENE, Texas – When ABC television premieres its new fantasy/reality show The Quest on Thursday (July 31/7 p.m. CT), former McMurry University quarterback Rashon Lewis will be one of the contestants (or “Paladins,” as they are known on the show).
WICHITA FALLS, Texas – Matt Porter shot a 1-unde par 70 in the final round of the 86th West Texas Amateur, finishing in fourth place for the event. Porter shot an even-par aggregate score of 213 for the 54-hole event at the par-71, 6,983-yard Wichita Falls Country Club.
WICHITA FALLS, Texas – McMurry University men’s golfer Matt Porter scored a 2-over par 73 in the second round of the 86th West Texas Amateur at the par-71, 6,983-yard Wichita Falls Country Club, making the cut for Sunday’s final round. Porter is 1-over for the tournament through 36 holes, with an aggregate 143.
ABILENE, Texas – McMurry University Athletics has announced that head women’s basketball coach Veronica Snow has resigned her position effective July 31.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas – McMurry University head track and field coach Brad Parris will be among the guest lectures for the upcoming 82nd annual Texas High School Coaches Association’s (THSCA) Convention and Coaching School.
LAS VEGAS, N.M. – The Las Vegas (N.M.) Train Robbers – a member of the independent Pecos League – have added former McMurry University thirdbaseman/pitcher Eric Preuss to their 2014 roster, making him the second member of last year’s McM squad to sign a professional contract. Preuss joins War Hawks teammate Joel DePorte on the Train Robbers’ roster.
ABILENE, Texas – McMurry University head volleyball coach Cammie Petree didn’t have to look very far in filling her assistant coach position, hiring former Abilene High School standout Caroline Cleveland for the job.