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JBU looks to go big, come home
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JBU looks to go big, come home

The Golden Eagles will take on Science and Arts of Oklahoma and Southern Nazarene this weekend for the last two games of the regular season. JBU is No. 13 in the NAIA and are second in the Sooner Athletic Conference with a record of 22-6, 14-6 in conference. If the […]

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School warms up for conference

This March, the Madness is coming to JBU. John Brown will host the Sooner Athletic Conference Men’s and Women’s basketball tournaments March 1-3 in Bill George Arena. After several past bids to host the event in Murray Sells Gym, JBU was finally awarded its first Tournament this year after completing […]

Senior walk-on brings team drive, passion
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Senior walk-on brings team drive, passion

Even before she had heard of John Brown University, Brittany Hopper knew she wanted to play college basketball. However, the only way she would be able to fulfill her passion would be as a walk-on player. Talking about the role of a walk-on, women’s basketball head coach Jeff Soderquist said […]

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Volleyball bonding for JBU men

Every Sunday and Wednesday night a group of guys practice their volleyball skills on the intramural courts. It’s not for intramural sports, and it’s not an official JBU sports team. It’s the Men’s Volleyball Club. The Men’s Club team started with an idea in the spring of 2008. Bryan Cole, […]

Eight game winning streak for men
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Eight game winning streak for men

The Golden Eagles will try to continue their eight-game winning streak tonight on the road against Mid-American Christian University (Okla.). JBU currently has a record of 21-5, 13-5 in conference and is third in the Sooner Athletic Conference. The Golden Eagle’s last win came against ninth seeded Northwestern Oklahoma State […]

Women keep playoff hopes alive
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Women keep playoff hopes alive

The Lady Eagles took the eight seed in the Sooner Athletic Conference this past weekend after winning a buzzer beater against Northwestern Oklahoma State. JBU’s current position going into this weekend’s games against Mid-American Christian (Okla.) tonight and top seeded, No.2 Oklahoma City on Saturday. Last weekend’s contests gave JBU […]

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Colts continue erratic choices

Almost 30 years ago the Baltimore Colts, one of the NFL’s premier franchises, skirted the law and abandoned their hometown. Wanting a new stadium and coveting the newly built Hoosier Dome in Indianapolis, the franchise left in the night in a fleet of Mayflower moving trucks carrying all the team’s […]

Women’s basketball and cheer host fundraiser
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Women’s basketball and cheer host fundraiser

The women’s basketball team and cheerleaders will host the first-ever Sink Pink Cancer Fundraiser on Feb. 11. Pre-game activities will begin at 2:30 p.m., with the basketball game against Western Oklahoma State starting at 3 p.m. Sink Pink began as an idea, formulated between Basketball Coach Jeff Soderquist, Cheerleading coach […]

Golden Eagles face Oklahoma Christian University
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Golden Eagles face Oklahoma Christian University

The Golden Eagles face Oklahoma Christian University tonight at 8 p.m. on the road before coming back to the Bill George Arena to face Northwestern Oklahoma State University on Saturday night. Last week’s games helped the Golden Eagles move to third in the conference with a record of 19-5, 11-5 […]

Lady Eagles try to move up
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Lady Eagles try to move up

The Lady Eagles will try to move up in the Sooner Athletic Conference with wins against Oklahoma Christian and Northwestern Oklahoma State this weekend. JBU currently sits at ninth place in the SAC with a season record of 12-12, 6-10 in conference because of two wins this weekend against Southern […]