Bitter Border Battle

Eric Ray, Junior guard player tries to pass on ball to score against missouri southern state university at the Weede on Wednesday, Feb 9.

PSU, MSSU 40 year rivalry continues Tyler Smith | reporter Rivalries are what make the college experience an unforgettable one. For many, school pride is in their blood and they will defend it at any cost. For Pitt State that is no different. With MIAA conference foes like Northwest Missouri being such a bitter rival, the teams must meet at a neutral site: Arrowhead Stadium. It is much the same for nearby conference rival Missouri Southern University that the Gorillas played in football against for decades. The two teams competed against each other in football 45 times going all the way back to 1968, which also happened to be the first year MSSU became a…