As we enter the month of December, Murray State's Matt McMahon is still trying to get his offense tuned up and running better than it is right now.
Keandre Cook sank a go-ahead 3-pointer and added two late free throws and Tulio Da Silva notched his second double-double of the season as Missouri State held off Murray State 71-69 on Tuesday night.
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 -- Sophomore Tevin Brown scored the final four points of the game, as the Murray State Racers came from behind late to beat Weber State 69-68 on Tuesday.
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.
Considering who has played the position over the years at Murray State, whoever is playing point guard for the Racers is always going to be the most talked about person on the floor.
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.
Rookie Ja Morant scored on a driving left-handed layup with 0.7 seconds left to give the Memphis Grizzlies 119-117 victory over the Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday night.
Jordan Bowden scored 19 of his career-high 26 points in the second half as Tennessee rallied from a 12-point deficit to beat Murray State 82-63 on Tuesday night.
MURRAY, KY -- Tevin Brown scored 17 points to lead the Murray State Racers in their season opening 69-49 win over Southern on Saturday night.
Heading into this season, there were a lot of questions about this year’s Murray State basketball team. Some of them, we already know the answer to, but others we are still trying to figure out.
While scores of college basketball teams opened their seasons on Tuesday night, Murray State still has four days to prepare for their first game of the year Saturday against Southern.
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.
The countdown is officially on for the Murray State basketball team as they're just 25 days away from their season-opening game at home against Southern.
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.
After more than a year and a half of recruitment, and 17 scholarship offers to sift through, Jackson Sivills' journey to a decision is almost over.
The Ohio Valley Conference has agreed to continue holding its men's and women's basketball tournaments at Evansville, Indiana, through at least 2023.
Murray State basketball coach Matt McMahon added another commitment to his 2020 recruiting class on Wednesday when Ja'Queze Kirby announced he's headed to Murray.
The Memphis Grizzlies will open the 2019-20 season on the road October 23rd in Miami. The NBA released the schedule for the upcoming season Monday afternoon.
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.
Tennessee's 2019-20 nonconference men's basketball schedule includes dates with Kansas, Memphis, Wisconsin, Cincinnati and Florida State among others.
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…