The interior of the "Hometown Teams" exhibit, featuring bleachers in front of a display.

Murray State opens ‘Hometown Teams’ exhibit in Wrather Museum

MURRAY, Ky. — A new interactive museum exhibit about the role sports play in society is now open at Wrather West Kentucky Museum on Murray State University’s campus. The exhibit, titled “Hometown Teams,” is a collaborative effort between University Libraries, Kentucky Humanities and the Smithsonian Institute Travel Exhibition Service’s Museum on Main Street program.

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Families come together at Murray State University for Family Weekend.

Murray State University hosts family weekend Sept. 22-24

MURRAY, Ky. – Murray State University is preparing to welcome students and their families to campus for Family Weekend, an annual event that allows students to share their college experience with family members and loved ones. Family Weekend begins Friday, Sept. 22 and continues through Sunday, Sept. 24. Throughout the weekend, the University will host a wide variety […]

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Several students sit in the end-zone at the football game against Central Arkansas.

Murray State students participate in Gold Rush

MURRAY, Ky. — The Gold Rush is a new tradition at Murray State University that invites all freshmen to join President Bob Davies for a pre-game tailgate before rushing the field at a home football game.  

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Alumnus to present at Baseball Hall of Fame symposium

MURRAY, Ky. – Murray State alumnus Curt Hart realizes a dream in June when he becomes a presenter at the 29th Cooperstown Symposium (May 31–June 2) at the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York. Curt Hart has enjoyed a successful career first as a radio broadcaster, professional photographer, teacher and now staff member […]

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Racer fans descend upon Nashville for recent OVC Tournament

Murray State travels better than any other team in the OVC. This year’s OVC Tournament in Nashville, Tenn. was case in point with hundreds of blue and gold faithful making the trip to support our Racers.

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MSU remembers a legend, Bennie Purcell

Friends, family and the Murray State University community are saddened at the passing of Racer great Bennie Purcell. Purcell, 86, died Feb. 12, 2016 at his home in Murray, Ky. He was born on Dec. 10, 1929. Murray State Athletics offers its condolences to Bennie’s sons, Del and Mel and to the Purcell family and […]

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MSU Volleyball Makes OVC History

Originally appeared on Murray State volleyball became just the seventh team in OVC history on Wednesday to win back-to-back outright regular season OVC titles as the Racers swept Austin Peay in Clarksville, Tenn. Set scores went 25-19, 25-14 and 25-19. Alyssa Lelm led the way offensively for MSU (24-2, 14-1 OVC) with 13 kills […]

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Women’s Soccer – MSU vs. Ole Miss Live Stream

Click HERE to watch the MSU vs. Ole Miss live stream. Originally appeared on The Murray State women’s soccer team begins their quest for the Women’s College Cup on Friday as they take on Ole Miss in the opening round of the NCAA tournament. Match time set for 7:30 p.m. at the Ole Miss Soccer […]

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