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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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Morgan State University 1966 Golden Bears Honored at Citrus Bowl

1966 Golden Bears Honored

Life came full circle in at the Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium on Jan. 1 for the 1966 Morgan State football team. Fifty years ago the “Golden Bears” were one of the premiere college football programs in America.  They were in the midst of a historic streak after winning the 18th of 31 consecutive games and second of four CIAA championships …

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Morgan Student-Athletes Spread Holiday Cheer

Morgan’s Athletic Teams Give Back to the Community

Members of Morgan’s Athletic Teams Give Back to the Community with Visit to MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital’s Transitional-Care Unit    In recognition that not everyone will have an opportunity to spend this holiday season at home with loved ones, Morgan President David Wilson and members of the MSU Bears athletic teams including football, volleyball, track, cheerleading, and bowling volunteered to share some of their …

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Cyril O. Byron Sr., 95, a Tuskegee Airman who later became an educator, dies

photo credit: Sarah Pastrana / Patuxent Publishing • In 2012, Dr. Cyril Byron Sr. was named a co-grand marshal for the Towson Fourth of July Parade recognizing his service as a Tuskegee Airman during World War II.

Story by Frederick N. Rasmussen Baltimore Sun • view original article Cyril O. Byron Sr., who was one of World War II’s famed Tuskegee Airmen and became a college educator and coach, died Oct. 20 of respiratory failure at a son’s home in Fort Washington. The former Randallstown resident was 95. Cyril Osbourne Byron Sr. was the son of immigrant …

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Bears Set To Make Some Noise at NCAA East Regional

Bears Set To Make Some Noise at NCAA East Regional

BALTIMORE, Md. — Four individuals and one relay team from Morgan State University will compete at the 2015 NCAA Division I East Regional track & Field Championships set for May 28-30 at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville, Florida. The West Regional will be hosted at the University of Texas at Austin in Austin, Texas. The qualifiers out of these regions will …

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Spotlight: Zina Constancia

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Zina Constancia has been a talented and steady player for the Morgan State softball team ever since joining the squad in 2013. Check out the Student-Athlete Spotlight on this native of Curacao, Netherlands Antilles. view »

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Blake Bozeman Named to 2015 Allstate NABC Good Works Team

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BALTIMORE, Md. – Senior guard Blake Bozeman of the Morgan State men’s basketball team was recently named to the 2015 Allstate NABC and WBCA Good Works Team, announced on Tuesday, December 2, 2014. The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC), the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) and Allstate Insurance Company recognize a select group of college basketball student-athletes who have made significant contributions to …

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Morgan Football Returns to the Top

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With a 69-7 home win against Delaware State on the last regular game of the season — and a season-ending loss by North Carolina A&T — the Morgan Bears became Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Champions for the first time since 1979. Five teams share the MEAC title with 6-2 records, but only Morgan advanced to the Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) …

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Five-Way Tie for MEAC Football Title; Morgan State Earns AQ

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NORFOLK, Va., November 22, 2014 – Following an exciting finish to the 2014 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) football season, the Morgan State Bears (7-5, 6-2 MEAC) earns a share of the conference’s title and be awarded the MEAC’s automatic bid to the 2014 NCAA Division I Championship.

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