The men's basketball team knows how to fundraise with some creativity.
The Gorillas are led by new head coach Jenny Mueller. Pitt State was picked to finish 7th in the MIAA preseason coaches poll.
MSSU brought in a new transfer this year to compete against quarterback Jay McDowell.
The Pittsburg State football team took over Meadowbrook Mall today for their annual Fan Day.
With the first game less than four weeks away, Missouri Southern players reported for camp this afternoon to take head shots and listen to inspirational speeches from former players.
Anthony Abenoja enters his third season as Pittsburg State's starting quarterback.
McDowell showed great promise as a Sophomore for Lions last year
Pitt State picked 2nd in preseason coaches poll & MSSU picked 7th.
Barrett Lais led every round of the Twin Hills Invitational and would once again find his way into the winners circle.
Natalie Bird, Dave Bird, Darcy Smith, and Doug Harvey strolled through this years Beauty and the Beast tournament.
Pro Boxing promoter and Miami native Tony Holden announces the Cook brothers from Seneca will join his team and Trey Lippe-Morrison.
For the second year in a row, the Ozark Amateur would come down to a playoff.
The 66th Annual Ozark Amateur tees off this weekend.
The sport of Crossfit has mass appeal all over the US and now Joplin has a third gym to call home.
The Joplin Outlaws have less than 3 weeks to assume command of the South Division.
In his first season in charge at MSSU, Head Coach Jeff Boschee is already making strides in the local recruiting scene.
NHRA Drag Racer Fred Snavely of Joplin recently took home first place in the Super Comp Division at the Thunder on the Plains in Great Bend, Kansas.
The Demize held their first summer camp for local kids out at Joplin Sports Complex.
Plaster Center taking shape on Pittsburg State campus.
Former Expos pitcher Dan Smith gave up career hit 3000 to Tony Gwynn.
The Missouri Southern women's basketball program held their annual youth camp this week.
The Joplin Crusaders know a thing or two about championships and this year is no different.
Ethan Hutcheson lost in a playoff two years ago, but today he put himself far enough ahead to walk away from the 18th all smiles.
Logan Moon selected by the Royals in the 6th round.
Michael Taylor is competing at the US Open Clay Shooting Championship in Columbus at Claythorne Lodge.
Webb City grad Tyler Burgess leaving Missouri State to play at MSSU for senior year.
Natalie Bird had no worries heading into the final round of the Women's City Championship.
Derrick Ashe came into the final round one shot behind leader Aaron Borland.
Athletic Director Jared Bruggeman updates the timeline for the endzone facility and the baseball stadium.
Coach Tim Beck talks about NFL opportunity for John Brown and Nate Dreiling.
Crowder College has been down this road before, but it's been 4 years since they've taken the hardware.
The former Pitt State linebacker was not selected in the 2014 NFL Draft, but he will get a chance with a pro team.
In a win-or-go-home situation, the Crowder Roughriders battled back for a ninth inning rally to defeat Maple Woods 6-4. In their second game, Crowder defeated Mineral Area College 9-4 to advance to the championship game.
The Joplin Crusaders are well on their way to their 7th CFL Title.
Pittsburg State's three time All-American was drafted by the Arizona Cardinals in Round 3 of the 2014 NFL Draft.
Pittsburg State WR John Brown was taken in the 3rd round of the NFL Draft by the Arizona Cardinals.
Webb City native and Oklahoma State OL Parker Graham has had private workouts with Falcons and Browns.
The Joplin Crusaders pick up their 9th win to remain undefeated in the CFL.
Pitt State WR John Brown could go in 3rd round according to Mel Kiper.
Joplin basketball coach and former Missouri Tiger Jeff Hafer was recruited by Kim Anderson
It's safe to say, golf runs in the Borland family. Four siblings, three brothers and one sister-in-law, were all inducted into the Joplin Hall Of Fame this evening.
The offense wasn't in abundance but the defense put on a show at Carnie Smith Stadium for the 2014 Pitt State Spring Game.
Gorillas lose NFL prospect John Brown, but talent remains at WR position.
Former Missouri Southern softball and volleyball coach Pat Lipira to be inducted into the MO Sports Hall of Fame
Joplin pastor wins the name the team contest.
A grand slam in the 7th helped the Lopers tie things up and push the game into extra.
With a one run lead headed to the ninth inning, Missouri Southern gave up three unanswered runs to drop the series finale against Central Oklahoma.
Three Webb City products suit up in Tuesday night's game in Springfield.
Pitt State softball performed back to back shutouts over Newman on Tuesday, scoring 17 runs in two games combined.
The Lions could load up the bases but could not bring in the runs in game one of their doubleheader this afternoon.