Morehead State Eagles

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Morehead State Eagles
Logo
UniversityMorehead State University
ConferenceOhio Valley Conference
Pioneer Football League
NCAADivision I / FCS
Athletic directorBrian Hutchinson
LocationMorehead, Kentucky
Varsity teams16
Football stadiumJayne Stadium
Basketball arenaEllis Johnson Arena
Baseball stadiumAllen Field
Softball stadiumUniversity Field
MascotBeaker
NicknameEagles
ColorsBlue and Gold[1]
         
Websitewww.msueagles.com

The Morehead State Eagles are the intercollegiate athletic teams representing Morehead State University (MSU), located in Morehead, Kentucky, United States. The Eagles athletic program is a member of the Ohio Valley Conference (OVC)[2] and competes at the NCAA Division I[3] level including the Football Championship Subdivision. The MSU teams are the Eagles, the eagle mascot is named Beaker, and the school colors are blue and gold.

Sports sponsored[edit]

Men's sports Women's sports
Baseball Basketball
Basketball Beach volleyball
Cross Country Cross Country
Football Golf
Golf Soccer
Track and field Softball
Track and field
Volleyball
Co-ed sports
Rifle
† – Women's track and field includes both indoor and outdoor,
men's is outdoor only

A charter member of the Ohio Valley Conference, Morehead State University sponsors six men's, eight women's and one co-ed teams in NCAA sanctioned sports:[4] With 2017–18 being its initial season and the OVC not yet sponsoring the sport, the beach volleyball team will compete as an independent. The football team competes as a member of the Pioneer Football League, a non-scholarship Division I (FCS) league.

CBI results[edit]

The Eagles have appeared in the College Basketball Invitational (CBI) three times. Their combined record is 5-4.

Year Round Opponent Result
2010 First Round
Quarterfinals
Colorado State
Boston University
W 74-60
L 91-89
2014 First Round Illinois State L 77-67
2016 First Round
Quarterfinals
Semifinals
Finals–Game 1
Finals–Game 2
Finals–Game 3
Siena
Duquesne
Ohio
Nevada
Nevada
Nevada
W 84–80
W 82-72
W 77-72
W 86-83
L 77-68
L 85-82

Notable athletes[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Morehead State University :: Brand and Style Guide". Retrieved April 25, 2017.
  2. ^ "OVC Member Institutions". Ohio Valley Conference. Retrieved September 10, 2015.
  3. ^ "Morehead State University". NCAA. Retrieved September 10, 2015.
  4. ^ "Morehead State Eagles". Morehead State University. Retrieved September 10, 2015.

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