Morehead State Eagles

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Morehead State Eagles
Logo
University Morehead State University
Conference Ohio Valley Conference, Pioneer Football League
NCAA Division I FCS
Athletic director Brian Hutchinson
Location Morehead, Kentucky
Varsity teams 16
Football stadium Jayne Stadium
Basketball arena Ellis Johnson Arena
Baseball stadium Allen Field
Softball stadium University Field
Mascot Beaker
Nickname Eagles
Colors Blue and Gold[1]
         
Website www.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.

Teams[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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