2014 Football News
September 27, 2014
Big plays, key interceptions lead Lions to 42-21 win at home over Washburn
The Missouri Southern football team used a combination of big plays and stellar defense and the Lions defeated visiting Washburn 42-21 tonight at Fred G. Hughes Stadium inside the Robert W. Plaster Sports Complex.
September 24, 2014
Southern football plays host to Washburn for Hall of Fame Weekend this Saturday
The Missouri Southern football team will look to move to .500 with a win this Saturday as the Lions play host to Washburn University for Hall of Fame Weekend. Kickoff from Fred G. Hughes Stadium is slated for 6:30 pm.
September 22, 2014
Freshman kicker Brock Renken named MIAA Special Teams Athlete of the Week
Missouri Southern freshman kicker Brock Renken has been named the MIAA Special Teams Athlete of the Week, the league announced today.
September 20, 2014
Southern football wins 34-17 at Nebraska-Kearney
The Missouri Southern football team scored 17 points in the third quarter and the Lions' defense held strong as Southern took out Nebraska-Kearney 34-17 inside Cope Stadium in Kearney, Neb.
September 16, 2014
Southern football heads to Kearney to take on the Lopers this Saturday
The Missouri Southern football team will look for win No. 1 this season as the Lions travel to Kearney, Neb. to take on the Nebraska-Kearney Lopers this Saturday. Kickoff is slated for 7 pm.
September 11, 2014
Lions football falls 40-14 at home to No. 1 ranked Northwest Missouri
Missouri Southern junior running back Giresse Forchu scored two rushing touchdowns, but the Lions' football team fell 40-14 tonight in the home opener against No. 1 ranked Northwest Missouri in front of 6,247 fans at Fred G. Hughes Stadium.
September 9, 2014
Southern football prepares for No. 1 ranked Northwest Missouri Thursday night
The Missouri Southern football team will play host to No. 1 ranked Northwest Missouri this Thursday for the home opener at Fred G. Hughes Stadium. Kick off is slated for 6:30 pm.
September 4, 2014
Southern football falls 53-28 at 22nd ranked Emporia State
The Missouri Southern football team scored first tonight, but the 22nd ranked Emporia State Hornets racked up 517 yards of offense and the Lions fell 53-28 in the 2014 season opener.
September 3, 2014
Pricing and viewing information for video telecasts
The MIAA has announced the pricing structure for live web streams via the Stretch Internet Game Central 2.0 platform. Fans can access the web streams through either the MSSU athletic website or from the league portal.
September 1, 2014
Football opens up 2014 season at No. 22 Emporia State Thursday
The Missouri Southern football team will travel to Emporia, Kan. this Thursday to open up the season as the Lions take on 22nd ranked Emporia State inside Welch Stadium at 7 pm.
August 20, 2014
Southern football mourns loss of former player
The Missouri Southern football program lost a former player this past weekend when Johnny Berry was killed in a one-car accident in Mississippi.
August 5, 2014
Southern football picked to finish seventh in 2014 MIAA Football Polls
The Missouri Southern football team has been picked to finish seventh in both the coaches and media polls that were released today as part of the 2014 MIAA Football Media Day held at Sporting Park in Kansas City, Kan.
July 15, 2014
Ryon Phillips Nominated for Allstate AFCA Good Works Team
Missouri Southern senior defensive lineman Ryon Phillips is one of 182 nominees for the Allstate AFCA Good Wooks Team, the coaches association announced today.
June 4, 2014
Rashad Watson to participate Bill Walsh/NFL Minority Coaching Fellowship
Missouri Southern defensive coordinator Rashad Watson has been selected to participate in the Bill Walsh NFL Minority Coaching Fellowship.
April 11, 2014
Southern football announces 2014 schedule
The Missouri Southern athletic department has announced the 2014 football schedule as the Lions will have six home games and five road contests this fall.
April 1, 2014
Southern Athletics announces new color scheme for football turf
Missouri Southern Director of Athletics Jared Bruggeman has announced the turf at Fred G. Hughes Stadium will get a facelift this summer.
March 12, 2014
Rashad Watson elevated to defensive coordinator at MSSU
Missouri Southern head football coach Daryl Daye has announced the promotion of Rashad Watson to defensive coordinator.
March 11, 2014
Daye announces three additions to the football coaching staff
Missouri Southern head football coach Daryl Daye has announced the addition of three assistant coaches to his football staff.
March 11, 2014
Southern football begins spring practice today
The Missouri Southern football team will begin its 2014 spring practice today at Fred G. Hughes Stadium as the Lions hope to build on the 7-3 season the team had in 2013.