BELTON- It is less than 24 hours until the highly-anticipated top 10 matchup in Abilene kicks off. For the last 25 seasons, ever since these two opponents met for the first time on Nov. 7, 1998, this rivalry has been unfolding.
WINNIPEG,MB.- Former UMHB quarterback Blake Jackson is back on a CFL roster, as it was announced Thursday morning that the Winnipeg Blue Bombers have signed the 27-year old wide receiver for the 2022 season.
BELTON, Texas- The rivalry between UMHB and Hardin-Simmons on the gridiron runs deep. It is something that perspective recruits hear about upon arrival to campus, and something they remember long after their careers are over. Over 28 previous meetings, numerous memorable moments have unfolded, the result of increased focus and dedication in the days leading up to the contest.
Dr. Mickey Kerr remembers when the current Red Murff Field did not exist. When the football team, now 16-time ASC champions, was just a thought. When there was just one ice machine on campus.
Last week, True To The Cru sat down with Kris Johnson, a former assistant coach at UMHB from 2017-2019, and is now on the Rice coaching staff as an assistant linebackers coach.