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CLAREMORE, Okla. – Five Hillcats scored in double figures as a balanced attack led the Rogers State men's basketball team to an 85-68 victory over St. Mary's on Thursday (Jan. 18) at the Claremore Expo Center. RSU earned their fourth straight win and moved to 4-2 in the Heartland Conference …

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TUCSON, Ariz. – Rogers State's baseball team received votes in the 2018 Collegiate Baseball NCAA Division II Preseason National Poll as announced by the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper.

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CLAREMORE, Okla. – The Rogers State women's basketball team shot a sizzling 52.2 percent and pulled away for a 75-66 win over St. Mary's on Thursday (Jan. 18) at the Claremore Expo Center. The victory snapped a six-game losing streak for the Hillcats. RSU moved to 5-11 and earned its first H…

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AUSTIN, Texas –The Rogers State men's basketball team built a 14-point edge in the second half and held on for a 91-88 win at St. Edward's on Saturday (Jan. 13) at the Recreation and Convocation Center. The Hillcats won their third straight game and moved to 12-5 and 3-2 in the Heartland Con…

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AUSTIN, Texas – The Rogers State women's basketball team scored the opening seven points at St. Edward's, but the Hilltoppers rallied with a big second period to defeat the Hillcats, 67-61, on Saturday (Jan. 13) at the Recreation and Convocation Center.

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CLAREMORE, Okla. – The Rogers State women's basketball team shot only 22 percent falling short in a 70-38 loss to No. 5 Lubbock Christian on Wednesday (Jan. 10) at the Claremore Expo Center. The Hillcats dropped to 4-10 overall and 0-3 in the Heartland Conference, while the Lady Chaps moved …

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CLAREMORE, Okla. – The Rogers State men's basketball team erased an early 8-0 deficit and pulled away in the second half for a 70-55 victory over Lubbock Christian on Wednesday (Jan. 10) at the Claremore Expo Center.

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WACO, Texas – The Heartland Conference announced the 2017 Fall President's and Commissioner's Honor Roll with Rogers State totaling 136 student-athletes honorees for the fall semester. The 136 Hillcats earning Heartland Conference Honor Roll recognition is the most for RSU since joining the …

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WACO, Texas — RSU's Baron Smith Jr. was named the Heartland Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week as announced by the league office on Monday (Jan. 8) after leading the Hillcats to a upset win over nationally ranked Dallas Baptist University.

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CLAREMORE, Okla. – Rogers State Athletics posted a 3.01 grade point average during the fall semester, marking the second straight fall semester with a grade point average above 3.00. A total of 79 RSU student-athletes were named to the President's and Dean's Honor Rolls for the fall 2017 semester.

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CLAREMORE, Okla. – Senior guard Baron Smith Jr. hit two free throws with 10 seconds left to propel the Rogers State men's basketball team to a 72-70 upset victory over No. 16-ranked Dallas Baptist University on Saturday (Jan. 6) at the Claremore Expo Center.

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WICHITA, Kan. – The Rogers State men's basketball team fell victim to a hot-shooting Newman Jets team in an 89-78 loss in Heartland Conference play on Thursday (Jan. 4) night at Fugate Gymnasium.

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WICHITA, Kan. – Rogers State women's basketball fell, 78-57, at Newman on Thursday (Jan. 4) in Heartland Conference action at Fugate Gymnasium in the Hillcats' first game since Dec. 16.

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CLAREMORE, Okla. – Central Oklahoma ended the Rogers State men's basketball team's nine-game home winning streak with a 68-53 nonconference victory over the navy and red on Saturday (Dec. 30) at the Claremore Expo Center.

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WACO, Texas – Rogers State ranked third in the 2017-18 Heartland Commissioner's Cup sponsored by adidas® following the fall season as announced by the league on Tuesday (Dec. 19).

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FORT SMITH, Ark. — The Rogers State men's basketball team's bench propelled the Hillcats to a 62-50 win over Ouachita Baptist on day two of the UAFS Holiday Classic on Saturday (Dec. 16) at the Stubblefield Center.

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ARKADELPHIA, Ark. – The Rogers State women's basketball held a nine-point lead going into the final period, but host Henderson State rallied to defeat the Hillcats 55-52 on Saturday (Dec. 16) at the Duke Wells Center.

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FORT SMITH, Ark. – No. 22-ranked Texas A&M-Commerce used two big runs in the first half to build a 20-point halftime advantage and went on to defeat the Rogers State men's basketball team by a score of 74-60 on Friday (Dec. 15) at the Stubblefield Center on the first day of the UAFS Holi…

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ARKADELPHIA, Ark. – Rogers State women's basketball's road woes continued with a 69-54 loss at Ouachita Baptist on Friday (Dec. 15) afternoon at Bill Vining Arena. With the loss, the Hillcats fell to 4-7 on the season and 0-5 on the road, while the Tigers won their fifth straight and moved to 6-3.

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PITTSBURG, Kan. – Rogers State track & field started the indoor season at the Crimson & Gold Invitational on Saturday (Dec. 9) at the Robert W. Plaster Center with both the men's and women's teams finding early success to open the 2018 campaign.

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ADA, Okla. – East Central used a big third period to upend the Rogers State women's basketball team, 59-52, on Tuesday (Dec. 12) at the Kerr Activities Center.

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CLAREMORE, Okla. – The Rogers State women's basketball team ended a four-game losing streak with a 66-59 victory over Southeastern Oklahoma State on Saturday (Dec. 9) at the Claremore Expo Center.

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Rogers State's Ellis Ashworth and Jake Simpson were named to the 2017 United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division II Men's Scholar All-West Region Team announced on Thursday by the United Soccer Coaches.

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Rogers State's Lexi Ellingsen was named to the 2017 United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division II Women's Scholar All-West Region Second Team as announced by the United Soccer Coaches on Friday (Dec. 8).

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CLAREMORE, Okla. – Rogers State Director of Athletics Chris Ratcliff announced head women's soccer coach Scott Parkinson has resigned as the RSU women's soccer coach to take a coaching position at the professional level in the National Women's Soccer League.

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CLAREMORE, Okla. – The Rogers State women's basketball team led by as many as 12 points in the first half, but faded late in a 74-65 loss to Southwest Baptist on Saturday (Dec. 2) at the Claremore Expo Center.

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FORT SMITH, Ark. – Baron Smith Jr. scored 38 points, but the Rogers State men's basketball team came up short in a 73-69 loss at No. 22-ranked UA Fort Smith on Thursday (Nov. 30) at Stubblefield Center in the Heartland Conference opener.

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FORT SMITH, Ark. – UA Fort Smith used an early fourth period run to pull away from the Hillcats for a 72-58 victory over the Rogers State women's basketball team on Thursday (Nov. 30) at the Stubblefield Center in the Heartland Conference opener for both teams.

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CLAREMORE, Okla. – Rogers State women's golf head coach Whitney Hocutt announced the signing of Raquel Flores during the early fall signing period. Flores will join the RSU women's golf program as a freshman in the 2018-19 season.

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CLAREMORE, Okla. – Rogers State baseball head coach Chris Klimas announced the signing of three student-athletes during the early signing period to the 2018 baseball class. CJ Edwards, Ethan Rivera and Justin Thornhill inked letters of intent to play for the RSU baseball program starting in …

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CLAREMORE, Okla. – Rogers State women's soccer totaled five Hillcats on the 2017 United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division II All-South Central Region Team as announced by the United Soccer Coaches on Monday (Nov. 27).

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CLAREMORE, Okla. – The Rogers State men's basketball team won its sixth straight game as the Hillcats pulled out a 84-79 victory over Bacone College on Monday (Nov. 27) at the Claremore Expo Center.

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CLAREMORE, Okla. – The Rogers State women's basketball team fell, 80-66, to Oklahoma Baptist on Saturday at the Claremore Expo Center for the Hillcats' first loss at home this season after starting the season 3-0.

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CLAREMORE, Okla. – The Rogers State men's basketball team ran its winning streak to five with a dominating 95-59 victory over Randall on Saturday (Nov. 25) at the Claremore Expo Center.

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DENTON, Texas – The Rogers State men's basketball team cut an early double digit deficit to NCAA Division I North Texas to only three points midway through the second half, but the Mean Green pulled away late for a 86-74 victory at the Super Pit on Wednesday (Nov. 22) in an exhibition game f…

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WEATHERFORD, Okla. – Baron Smith Jr. scored a career-high 30 points, including 25 points in the second half, as Rogers State men's basketball pulled away for a 97-77 win at Southwestern Oklahoma State on Tuesday (Nov. 21) at the Pioneer Cellular Event Center. The Hillcats won their fourth st…

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. – Senior Baylor Harvey became a two-time All-American in cross country with a 16th-place finish at the NCAA Division II Championships on Saturday (Nov. 18) morning at the Angel Mounds course in the 10-kilometer race. The Hillcats as a team placed 26th out of 32 teams in the …

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CLAREMORE — Five Hillcats scored in double figures as the Rogers State men's basketball team cruised to a 100-45 victory on homecoming over Central Christian (Kan.) on Saturday (Nov. 18) afternoon at the Claremore Expo Center. The win was the Cats' third straight to move to 3-1 on the season.

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CLAREMORE, Okla. – Junior guard Desiree Nelson hit seven 3-pointers to tie the Rogers State school record as the Rogers State women's basketball team earned a 70-57 homecoming win over Bacone College on Saturday (Nov. 18) at the Claremore Expo Center.

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CLAREMORE, Okla. – Senior midfielder Daisy Cardona and junior goalkeeper Taylor Sargent were named to the 2017 NCAA Division II Conference Commissioner's Association (D2CCA) Women's Soccer All-South Central Region First Team as announced on Wednesday (Nov. 15).

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TAHLEQUAH – Host Northeastern State scored the first 17 points of the game and never looked back in a 79-66 win over the Rogers State women's basketball team on Wednesday at the NSU Event Center. The loss was RSU's first of the season as the Hillcats dropped to 2-1 on the season.

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TAHLEQUAH, Okla. – After in-state rival Northeastern State cut the Rogers State men's basketball team's lead to only two points, the Hillcats responded with timely baskets and defensive stops to earn a 62-54 win over the RiverHawks on Wednesday at the NSU Event Center. RSU moved to 5-0 all-t…

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WACO, Texas – Junior forward Lauren Schuldt earned Heartland Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week honors as announced by the league office on Monday (Nov. 13) afternoon.

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CLAREMORE, Okla. – Rogers State forward Jake Simpson was named to the 2017 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District Men's Soccer First Team as announced by CoSIDA.

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PUEBLO, Colo. – Colorado State-Pueblo jumped out to a 33-11 advantage in the opening 10 minutes of the contest en route to an 84-65 win over Rogers State men's basketball to start the 2017-18 season on Friday at Masssari Arena in the first day of the conference challenge.

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CLAREMORE, Okla. – The Rogers State women's basketball team opened the 2017-18 season with a 65-56 win over Western New Mexico on Friday (Nov. 10) at the Holiday Inn Express – Claremore Conference Challenge at the Claremore Expo Center.

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INDIANAPOLIS – Rogers State men's cross country earned an at-large bid to the NCAA Division II Men's Cross Country Championship announced on Monday (Nov. 6) by the NCAA Division II Men's Cross Country Committee. RSU will make its first-ever team appearance in the NCAA Division II National Ch…

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DALLAS, Texas – Rogers State women's soccer fell, 2-0, at Dallas Baptist University in the Heartland Conference Championship on Saturday (Nov. 4) afternoon at Patriot Field. The Hillcats dropped to 13-4-3 on the season.

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SAN MARCOS, Texas – The Rogers State men's basketball team scored the first points of the game and hung with NCAA Division I Texas State early, but the Bobcats pulled away en route to a 77-48 exhibition victory over the Hillcats on Saturday (Nov. 4) night in front of 1,131 fans at Strahan Coliseum.

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