Blaine Wheeler

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Beshore: ‘We think we could be with every single game from here on out’

If you’ve been to Plaster Stadium on a Bears’ gameday, you likely recognize the face or name of Jared Beshore. The junior safety has become a staple to the Missouri State defense in 2017. However, it’s possible you recognize him from something off the field. If you’ve walked through Bearfest Village or in front of Read more about Beshore: ‘We think we could be with every single game from here on out’[…]

Wheeler: Bears suffer setback against 11th ranked North Dakota

Early on Sept. 9, it seemed like Missouri State’s defense was doing what it needed to do to put a damper North Dakota’s home opener. The Fighting Hawks rolled out their familiar pro-style offense at the start of the game to run the football, but the Bears’ defense had other ideas.  The Fighting Hawks, with one Read more about Wheeler: Bears suffer setback against 11th ranked North Dakota[…]

Hard work pays off: The Calan Crowder’s Story

Living in an apartment in Oklahoma, a young Calan Crowder exited his residence, walked outside under a staircase and jumped to touch the nearest stair he could reach. At the time, he did this nearly every day. Jumping, reaching.  Calan’s father, a former football player at Oklahoma State, said he did this because he wanted Read more about Hard work pays off: The Calan Crowder’s Story[…]

Wheeler: Missouri State at Missouri outside the gates of Faurot Field

COLUMBIA, Mo. — Music blared across hundreds of contrasting black, gold, maroon and white shirts on the bodies of students and adults packed behind a house on the campus of the University of Missouri, Sept. 2. It is where some fans gathered beyond the gates of Faurot Field before a Missouri State and Missouri’s football Read more about Wheeler: Missouri State at Missouri outside the gates of Faurot Field[…]