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  • 022614 PSU wbkb ESU1_72.jpg PSU stings fifth-ranked Hornets

    Pittsburg State’s Cathy Brugman had been in this position before.

    February 27, 2014 3 Photos

  • Pittsburg State men snap skid

    Pittsburg State shot 57 percent in the second half and rallied past Emporia State 84-76 Wednesday night at John Lance Arena, keeping the Gorillas’ postseason hopes alive.

    February 27, 2014

  • CHC runner signs with Pittsburg State

    Initially, College Heights Christian senior Kolleen Gladden had no plans of pursuing a career in college athletics.

    February 27, 2014

  • 022214 MSSU PSU Wbkb2.jpg PSU women finish against MIAA powers

    After a perfect 4-0 road trip, Pittsburg State closes its women’s basketball regular season with home matchups against perennial MIAA powers Emporia State tonight and Washburn on Saturday afternoon.

    February 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • Pitt State's Brown impresses at combine

    Fans of Pittsburg State and MIAA football learned several years ago about the speed and explosive ability of wide receiver and return man John Brown.

    February 23, 2014

  • Gorillas' Brown intends to take advantage of opportunity

    While John Brown was sitting at an interview table inside Lucas Oil Stadium, about 20 feet away, Texas A&M quarterback and 2012 Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel was fielding questions from a huge media crowd.

    February 22, 2014

  • PSU women earn 20th win of season

    The Pittsburg State women’s basketball team cruised to its ninth consecutive victory, defeating Northeastern State 63-46 Wednesday night at at the NSU Event Center.

    February 20, 2014

  • PSU women clip Fort Hays State

    Lizzy Jeronimus hit a go-ahead basket with 44 seconds left, and the Pittsburg State gorillas held on to defeat Fort Hays State 71-67 on Saturday at Gross Memorial Coliseum.

    February 15, 2014

  • Division I offensive tackle transfers to Pittsburg State

    Vincent Brown, an offensive lineman who has exhausted his NCAA Division I eligibility at Southern Mississippi, will transfer to Pittsburg State and play for the Gorillas this fall.

    February 15, 2014

  • Defense sparks PSU women

    The Pittsburg State women’s basketball team used a strong defensive effort to beat Nebraska-Kearney 66-50 on Thursday night.

    February 14, 2014


A Missouri Senate committee has endorsed a 1-cent sales tax increase to fund transportation projects. The proposed constitutional amendment passed the House earlier this month. If passed by the full Senate, the measure would head to the November ballot for voter approval. Would you vote in favor of it?

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