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UMO Students Participate in Mock Trial Experience

UMO Students Participate in Mock Trial Experience

Sixteen University of Mount Olive criminal justice students recently developed a fictitious murder case, and then tried the defendants during a mock trial. “They started out with a skeleton fact pattern, conducted interviews around campus with professors and administration to learn more about the facts of the case from the witnesses,” said Dr. Glenn Coffey,…read more »

UMO Plans To Pay It Forward With Giving Day Today

UMO Plans To Pay It Forward With Giving Day Today

(GDN) – The University of Mount Olive is hosting its annual Giving Day on today.  School officials say the community will come together for a 24-hour fundraising challenge that creates an opportunity to give back and make a difference. Through social challenges and good old-fashioned rivalry, participants will have the chance to support their favorite…read more »

Men’s Lacrosse: UMO Upends Rockhurst (PHOTO GALLERY)

Men’s Lacrosse: UMO Upends Rockhurst (PHOTO GALLERY)

Rockhurst University traveled to Mount Olive to take on the UMO men’s lacrosse team on Saturday morning. By the end of four periods of play, UMO emerged with the 11-7 victory. UMO improved to 3-1 overall. The Trojans travel to Wingate on Tuesday.read more »

College Baseball: UMO Ranked 13th In NCBWA Preseason Poll

College Baseball: UMO Ranked 13th In NCBWA Preseason Poll

MOUNT OLIVE — The 2022 UMO Baseball season is nearly here, and accolades are already coming in for the Trojans. The University of Mount Olive enters the spring season ranked No. 13 in the county according to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA). UMO was also ranked second in the Southeast Regional poll, placing the Trojans…read more »

Men’s Basketball: UMO Falls To Chowan In Buzzer-Beater Finale

Men’s Basketball: UMO Falls To Chowan In Buzzer-Beater Finale

MURFREESBORO – The University of Mount Olive men’s basketball team fell to Chowan University 74-73 Thursday. This loss takes the Trojans to 9-5 overall and 8-2 in conference play. INSIDE THE SCORE Chowan scored the first two points of the contest with19:21 remaining. The Trojans answered back with a four-point run with 17:54 left. Later in the first half the Hawks…read more »

Men’s Basketball: UMO Takes Down Barton

Men’s Basketball: UMO Takes Down Barton

MOUNT OLIVE – The University of Mount Olive men’s basketball team defeated Barton College 85-71 on Tuesday evening. The win takes the Trojans to 9-4 overall and 8-1 in conference play. INSIDE THE SCORE The Trojans started strong with Michael Brown scoring the first two points of the contest with 19:32 remaining, but Barton quickly tied it up 2-2 all…read more »

Women’s Basketball: UMO Takes Down Lees-McRae College

Women’s Basketball: UMO Takes Down Lees-McRae College

BANNER ELK – The University of Mount Olive women’s basketball team defeated the Bobcats of Lees-McRae College 66-61 on Tuesday. This win takes the Trojans to 6-0 overall and 5-0 in conference play. INSIDE THE SCORE UMO took the first lead of the contest with two free throws from Azariah Fields with 9:14 left in the first quarter. The UMO…read more »

Men’s Basketball: Trojans Defeat Lees-McRae College

Men’s Basketball: Trojans Defeat Lees-McRae College

BANNER ELK – The University of Mount Olive men’s basketball team defeated the Bobcats of Lees-McRae College 92-75 on Tuesday. The win improves the Trojans record to 5-4 overall and 4-1 in conference play. INSIDE THE SCORE UMO came out strong in the first half by gaining an 8-0 lead with 17:54 remaining in the half.…read more »

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