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Five Bears Set To Play in the Inaugural HBCU Spirit of America Bowl

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BALTIMORE, Md. – The Inaugural HBCU Spirit of America Bowl game will have some Morgan State flavor. Building off of the success of the Dream Bowl, which is now entering its fifth year, the HBCU Spirit of America Bowl, which will be played on January 15, 2017in Virginia Beach, will feature 110 of the best players from all HBCU football programs across the …

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MSU’s Antonio James Named to AFCA’s 30 Under 30 Leadership Institute

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WACO, Texas – Morgan State defensive line coach Antonio James has been named to the 2017 American Football Coach’s Association (AFCA) 30 Under 30 Coaches’ Leadership Institute. In its second year, the prestigious program, sponsored by the American Football Coaches Foundation and NCAA Leadership Development, aims to identify and train the next generation of leaders in the football coaching profession. …

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MSU Promotes Fred T. Farrier to Full-Time Head Coach

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BALTIMORE, Md. (Dec. 9, 2016) – Morgan State University has removed the interim tag and Fred T. Farrier will assume the full-time position as Morgan State’s head football coach, announced Friday by Director of Athletics Edward Scott. Farrier, a native of Cleveland Heights, Ohio, becomes the 14th head football coach in MSU history. “In my assessment of the football program …

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MSU Student-Athletes Hosts ‘Bears Sports Day’ At The YMCA

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On a Sunday afternoon in East Baltimore, Morgan State University student-athletes partnered with the YMCA (Y) in Central Maryland for a day of smiles, high fives and excitement, during the “Bears Sports Day” at the Weinberg Y in Waverly. The 28 student-athletes, representing a variety of Morgan men’s and women’s sports teams, including basketball, volleyball, track and field, and football, spent …

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15 MSU Scholar-Athletes Named to MEAC Football All-Academic Team

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A total of 15 members of the Morgan State football team were named to the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) 2016 All-Academic Team, as announced by the league. 156 student-athletes across 11 teams earned recognition. The MEAC recognizes student-athletes with a 3.0 or better cumulative grade point average, including sophomores, juniors and seniors, as well as transfer student-athletes, who have been …

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Morgan Men’s Track and Field Team Capture First-Ever IC4A Outdoor Championship

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One week after posting an eighth place finish in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference championships, the Morgan State men’s track and field team rebounded with a historic victory on an even bigger stage. The Bears finished with 68 points on the third and final day of the at the IC4A Outdoor Championship, claiming the team title by 11 points over second-place …

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Morgan Appoints GWU’s Scott As New Athletic Director

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Morgan State University President David Wilson today announced the appointment of Edward Scott as the University’s new director of Intercollegiate Athletics. “I am pleased to welcome Ed Scott to his new home at Morgan State,” said Dr. Wilson. “He has proven himself successful with athletic programs very similar to Morgan’s, and, although we know there are some challenging days ahead, …

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Five Bears Participate in Shadow Program with the Baltimore Ravens

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Five Morgan student-athletes participated in the Athletic Excellence Fund’s (AEF) first shadow program with the Baltimore Ravens this August. The AEF and the Ravens agreed to begin a pilot program that would allow student-athletes to shadow front office executives and other Ravens personnel.  The purpose of the new shadow programs is to allow busy, time-exhausted student-athletes a short amount of time to …

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Morgan Athletic Director Kerr Announces Retirement

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Floyd Kerr, director of Morgan State University’s Department of Intercollegiate Athletics, today informed President David Wilson of his decision to retire at the end of this academic year. Kerr has served as Morgan’s athletic director since July 17, 2005. “I appreciate Floyd‘s service to the University during his time here. There have been many noteworthy achievements, including a successful basketball …

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