BELTON — College basketball is becoming more and more dominated by perimeter players, but Mary Hardin-Baylor coach Mark Morefield still believes the recipe for success on the offensive end is being able to score from the outside and the inside.

BELTON — Mary Hardin-Baylor’s teams led for all but 53 seconds Monday night against Concordia Texas as the Lady Crusaders cruised to a 66-59 win before the 19th-ranked Crusaders displayed their baseline-to-baseline athleticism in a 111-101 victory in an American Southwest Conference basketba…

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CANTON, Ohio — The golden boys from Texas withstood the cold Ohio weather and a confident opponent to hoist the walnut and bronze trophy once again. For the second time in three years, the yellow-clad Mary Hardin-Baylor Crusaders are the NCAA Division III national champions.

CANTON, Ohio — It started with 250 teams practicing in the August sun, and it culminates tonight with two programs squaring off under the lights in northeast Ohio.

BELTON — Any concerns that the Mary Hardin-Baylor Crusaders might spend too much time celebrating their semifinal win were put to rest early Monday.

“At 6:30 this morning, we had three defensive linemen show up to watch film. That says a lot,” Crusaders head coach Pete Fredenburg said Monday.

And what it says is that it’s championship week for No. 2 UMHB (14-0) and No. 1 North Central (13-0), which square off at 6 p.m. Friday at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in Canton, Ohio, in the Stagg Bowl to determine the NCAA Division III national champion.

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WHITEWATER, Wis. — Brandon Jordan caught a pair of Kyle King touchdown passes, Kenneth Cormier rushed for another score and No. 2 Mary Hardin-Baylor booked a trip to next week’s Stagg Bowl with a 24-7 victory over No. 3 Wisconsin-Whitewater on Saturday in an NCAA Division III national semifi…

WHITEWATER, Wis. – One year after the 2020 NCAA Division III football season was completely canceled because of the pandemic, the chase for the 2021 championship trophy is down to four teams. And with little to no difference in the quality of the squads left in the playoff bracket, all invol…

BELTON — With a mostly revamped roster composed primarily of freshmen and sophomores, it stands to reason that it might take a while for Mary Hardin-Baylor to fit together all the pieces of its team. In their American Southwest Conference opener Friday night, the Lady Crusaders showed how th…