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  Murray State president Dr. Bob Davies said the current Senate budget will approach a $12 million impact to the university.

Matt Markgraf, WKMS

Murray State's men's basketball NCAA run ended in the first round of the tournament on Friday in San Diego. No. 5 seed West Virginia overwhelmed 12th-seeded Murray State 85-68 in the first round of the East Region. 

Dr. Bob Davies, Murray State University

The Murray State University Racers Men's Basketball team is in San Diego preparing for the NCAA game on Friday. President Bob Davies is also in San Diego representing the university. This week, Matt Markgraf spoke with Davies about the trip, plans to rebuild Richmond Residential College, how the university is working to address budget pressures and a scholarship to honor a victim of the Marshall County High School shooting.

Dave Winder - Murray State Athletics,

The Murray State University men’s basketball team will head to San Diego, California, to take on the West Virginia Mountaineers on Friday in the 2018 NCAA Tournament.

Matt Markgraf, WKMS

Murray State University faces a $7.2 million budget shortfall this fiscal year. Vice President for Finance and Administration Jackie Dudley shared the numbers at a Board of Regents meeting on Friday.

Matt Markgraf, WKMS

Preliminary spring enrollment numbers at Murray State University show a 4.6% decline compared to the previous spring. However, fall 2018 freshmen admissions applications show promising gains. 

Matt Markgraf, WKMS

Murray State University is moving forward with restoring and enhancing the residential college destroyed in an explosion last summer. 

Matt Markgraf, WKMS


Murray State University Board of Regents committees held a special meeting on Thursday to consider options for the future of the residential college that exploded last summer

Tab Brockman, Murray State Athletics,

Jonathan Stark deserved to take a victory lap.

Murray State's star senior paraded around the Ford Center while waving his school's flag after a 68-51 victory over Belmont on Saturday night in the Ohio Valley Conference championship game that earned the Racers a spot in the NCAA Tournament.

Dave Winder, Murray State Athletics,

Terrell Miller Jr. had 18 points and a career-high 18 rebounds and No. 1 seed Murray State advanced to the Ohio Valley Conference championship with a 70-63 win over No. 4 seed Jacksonville State on Friday night.