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    JSU men: As Gamecocks sweep Murray State, Harper gets school-record 96th JSU Division I win

    Feb. 26—JACKSONVILLE — After beating Murray State 87-74 on Thursday night, Ray Harper scanned a stat sheet, examining all the numbers. Asked to break down the game, he pointed to several places — JSU making 13 of 24 from behind the 3-point arc, getting a season-high 30 points from Darian Adams, Demaree King finding the hot hand by making three 3-pointers, and his defense allowing what he ...

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    PSU awarded almost $150,000 in grants to fund research for greener future

    Feb. 26—PITTSBURG, Kan. — Soybeans are more than just a natural source of dietary fiber. They can also be used to create sustainable, bio-based polymer materials. Nearly $150,000 in grants awarded to the Kansas Polymer Research Center, housed in the Tyler Research Center at Pittsburg State University, will help scientists and students fund research on the production of polymers from soybean ...

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    JSU women: Gamecocks can't survive rally by scrappy, short-handed Murray State team

    Feb. 26—JACKSONVILLE — Playing at home, with a chance to grab third place in the league standings, it seems like Jacksonville State would've been the odds-on favorite to dispatch Murray State on Thursday. "That's a safe statement," frustrated JSU women's coach Rick Pietri said after a 78-75 loss. It's even more frustrating for Pietri how it happened. Murray State, which doesn't have a deep ...