Check out some of Murray State's best plays of the week in this edition of the Racer Rewind.

ESTERO, FL -- The Murray State Racers scored just 17 points and shot just 17% from the floor in the second half in a 63-53 loss to Drake in their final game of the Gulf Coast Shootout on Wednesday.

ESTERO, FL -- The Murray State Racers made runs in the second half, but could not overcome a hot shooting LaSalle Explorers team in a 75-64 loss in the first game of the Gulf Coast Showcase.

PADUCAH, KY -- Below is a list of reported high school football scores from Friday, November 22nd.

For Murray State, one of the storylines in the first ten days of the season is watching who steps in to fill the gaping holes left by the departures of Ja Morant and Shaq Buchanan in that Racer backcourt. 

Check out where local student-athletes are headed to play their college sports.

If Thursday night's turnout at Murray State's Racer Mania was any indication, even though Ja Morant is playing in the NBA, there is still plenty of enthusiasm around the basketball program heading into the 2019-20 season.

For all the positives that have come out of the Ohio Valley Conference moving the OVC Basketball Tournament to the Ford Center in Evansville, one of the more pressing issues from last year's tournament was the slippery court decals the conference used.

Jared and Jarad McCray make up one set of identical twins on the football team, while Isaiah and Elijah Downing complete a set of fraternal twins for the Racers.  

PADUCAH, KY -- The Murray State Racers completed the three game sweep during their trip to the Bahamas on Sunday afternoon with a 110-78 win over the Commonwealth Giants.

Murray State University staff along with Racer Athletics’ coaches and administrators spent Monday night in Mayfield as part of the first “Racers Roadshow” of the summer. The Roadshow is a two-week tour of the region giving a chance for MSU to go visit fans, students, and alumni in their hometowns. Murray State Athletics Director Kevin Saal says the first stop…

LAS VEGAS, NV — In his debut with the Dallas Mavericks in this years NBA Summer League, former Murray State Racer Cameron Payne couldn’t have asked for a better performance finishing with 18 points. On top of the 18 points, Payne finished with a team-high four assists along with four rebounds and three steals in the 96-92 win over Brooklyn….

PADUCAH, KY — Just ten days after being drafted 2nd overall in the NBA Draft by the Memphis Grizzlies, Ja Morant has signed his first professional contract. The Grizzlies celebrated the signing by posting a short video of Morant signing his rookie contract. While details of the contract have not been released, according to the 2019-20 rookie pay scale, Morant…

PADUCAH, KY — According to Murray State head coach Matt McMahon, Racer senior forward Anthony Smith has been officially cleared by the NCAA and granted a 5th year of eligibility. McMahon made the announcement on Twitter saying, “We’re excited to officially welcome Anthony Smith back for the 2019-20 season! Looking forward to your senior year.” Smith was injured after Murray…

PADUCAH, KY –Following Ja Morant’s introduction as the newest member of the Memphis Grizzlies on Friday afternoon, his family was able to spend some time buying items that support their new favorite team. “We are Grizzlies all day,” Ja’s mother Jamie Morant said while walking through the team store. “I love the colors.” It was a chance to decompress after…

PADUCAH, KY — Former Murray State Racer Shaq Buchanan has signed with the Memphis Grizzlies to play with their summer league team. The announcement comes just one day after his former teammate, Ja Morant, was introduced as the newest member of the Grizzlies after Memphis selected him 2nd overall in this years NBA Draft. Buchanan had workouts with four NBA…

Ja Morant was given a hero’s welcome to his new home of Memphis Thursday afternoon. Fewer than 24 hours removed from the biggest night of his life, Morant addmitted it still hadn’t sunk in yet. “I’m still in WOW, as we speak,” Morant said at his introductory news conference. Morant went from being a little known kid from South Carolina…