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Richmond Spiders
Morgan State's memorable season will last a long time for players and coaches

A week ago, Morgan State celebrated its first appearance in the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs. On Saturday, the party ended quickly. The Bears could not keep up with No. 18 Richmond and finally succumbed to a 46-24 loss at E. Claiborne Robins Stadium in a first-round postseason game. Morgan State (7-6) fell into a 22-0 deficit after the first quarter and couldn’t catch the Spiders (9-4), who will meet No. 6 Coastal Carolina (11-1) in the second round. The Bears were making their first appearance in the FCS playoffs against a Spiders program that had made eight trips to the FCS postseason, including winning the national championship in 2008. Senior inside linebacker...