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  • Tigers net second win in defeat of Oral Roberts

    Posted 9:37 PM 11/19/2014 by Justin Cowan, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri Tigers added on to their season win total after defeating the Oral Roberts Golden Eagles 78-64 on Wednesday night. The Tiger offense was impressive, shooting over 50% from the field and 57% from behind the three-point line. 

    Montaque Gill-Ceasar led the scoring (More)

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  • Columbia College basketball player shares special bond

    Posted 2:32 PM 11/10/2014 by Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - Columbia College guard Pep Stanciel has a unique relationship with his stepfather. 

    "Ron, he's more than just a father figure, he's a best friend to me," Columbia College guard Pep Stanciel said.

    "I'm his step father, but I definitely don't look at like that. I'm his (More)

  • Mizzou basketball loses inaugural game in Kim Anderson era

    Posted 10:49 PM 11/14/2014 by Alex Brown, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri Tigers did not start out on a very good foot in the Kim Anderson coaching era.

    Montaque Gill-Ceaser had 21 points on 9-23 shooting in a 69-61 loss to the UMKC Kangaroos.

    Wes Clark was the only other Tiger in double figures. He had 13 points.

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  • Missouri basketball signs two recruits for 2015

    Missouri basketball signs two recruits for 2015

    Posted 5:41 PM 11/12/2014 by Jeremy Schrank, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Kevin Puryear and Cullen VanLeer are the newest members of the Missouri Tigers basketball team. 

    Head Coach Kim Anderson announced the signings for the 2015 class this afternoon. 

    Puryear, a 6-foot-7 forward from Blue Springs, MO., averaged 19.2 points and 8.6 (More)

  • Gill-Caeser and Shamburger lead Missouri past UMSL

    Gill-Caeser and Shamburger lead Missouri past UMSL

    Posted 4:27 PM 11/8/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri Tigers concluded exhibition play with a 77-54 victory over the Missouri-St. Louis Tritons at Mizzou Arena. Montaque Gill-Caeser led the Tigers with 19 points. Jonathan Williams III and Keith Shamburger added 13 points each in Mizzou's win. Williams also snagged 12 rebounds (More)

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  • Cougars continue their season opener winning streak

    Cougars continue their season opener winning streak

    Posted 9:33 PM 11/3/2014 by Stephanie Lorenc, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Columbia College Cougars men's basketball team opened the 2014-15 season with a 70-52 home victory over Central Methodist University tonight. The Cougars won their eighth straight season-opener.

    Senior Tanner Sutton led the Cougar offense with a game high 16 points and also had (More)

  • Sports feasibility study could bring revenue to Columbia

    Posted 3:21 PM 11/3/2014 by John Zupon, KOMU 8 Reporter

    COLUMBIA - The Columbia Convention and Visitors Bureau will watch as the sports feasibility impact study will be presented to the Columbia City Council on Monday night.

    In March, the CVB and Columbia Parks and Recreation teamed up to study how expanding or renovating ball parks, soccer (More)

  • Tigers pummel William Jewell in exhibition matchup

    Tigers pummel William Jewell in exhibition matchup

    Posted 9:15 PM 10/29/2014 by Justin Cowan KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri Tigers men's basketball team was victorious in their 72-31 defeat of the William Jewell College Cardinals on Wednesday night.

    Sophomore Wes Clark lead the Tigers in scoring with 14 points, followed closely by Ryan Rossburg and Tramaine Isabell who had 13 and 10 (More)

  • NCAA president has wish list for Power Five conferences

    NCAA president has wish list for Power Five conferences

    Posted 12:35 PM 10/9/2014 by The Associated Press

    DANBURY, Connecticut (AP) - Now that the Power Five conferences have their autonomy, NCAA President Mark Emmert has a wish list he'd like them to tackle right away.

    Emmert, speaking after a lecture at Western Connecticut State University, said Wednesday the conferences should prioritize (More)

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  • Mizzou assistant athletic director Reiter suspended indefinitely

    Mizzou assistant athletic director Reiter suspended indefinitely

    Posted 10:19 PM 10/2/2014 by Drew Whiteman, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Missouri's "point man" for men's college basketball has been suspended indefinitely after Missouri State Highway Patrol troopers arrested him on suspicion of speeding and driving while intoxicated.

    Dave Reiter, 36, is an assistant athletic director for strategic communications (More)

  • Former Tiger Kim English signs with Chicago Bulls

    Former Tiger Kim English signs with Chicago Bulls

    Posted 4:19 PM 9/26/2014 by Kylie Callura, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - The Chicago Bulls announced Friday former Missouri guard Kim English will join the team's training camp roster starting next week. The Detroit Pistons selected Kim English in the second round of the 2012 NBA Draft.

    From Baltimore, Md., English helped lead the Tigers to four (More)

  • City of St. Louis in Elite Eight for hosting Final Four

    City of St. Louis in Elite Eight for hosting Final Four

    Posted 9:31 AM 9/19/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - St. Louis Sports Commission president Frank Viverito is hopeful after meeting with NCAA officials about the city's bid to host an upcoming men's basketball Final Four.

    The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported six NCAA officials have visited St. Louis. Viverito told the (More)

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  • W. Swimming. Mizzou Women Sweep All Seven Events During Day Two Action at Mizzou Invite

    Sophomore Katharine Ross and freshman Sharli Brady each set new school records to lead the Mizzou women's swimming and diving team during day two action at the Mizzou Invite Friday at the Mizzou Aquatic Center. The Tigers swept all seven events on the day as they lead all teams with...

  • W. Basketball. Frericks leads Mizzou over UNLV at Wahine Classic

    Sophomore Jordan Frericks recorded her first double-double of the season in Missouri's 79-60 win over UNLV on Friday night. Frericks finished with a career-high 18 points and 12 rebounds for the Tigers. Sophomore Sierra Michaelis and Kayla McDowell also finished in double-figures with 14 and 11 points, respectively. Michaelis' 14...

  • M. Swimming. Mizzou Men Break Three School Records on Day Two of Mizzou Invite

    The Mizzou men's swimming and diving team set three new school records and won five of seven events during day two competition at the Mizzou Invite on Friday at the Mizzou Aquatic Center. The Tigers lead sit in first place with 876 points after day two. West Virginia is in...

  • W. Soccer. Washington's Overtime Winner Ends Mizzou's Season in the NCAA Second Round

    No. 24 Washington scored 1:03 into overtime to end the Mizzou soccer team's NCAA Tournament run with a 1-0 loss to the Huskies in the second round on Friday, Nov. 21 in Stanford, Calif. The Tigers and Huskies played 91 minutes of scoreless soccer before Washington ended Mizzou's season in...

  • W. Volleyball. Mizzou Drops Tight Match at LSU, 3-1

    Mizzou Volleyball dropped a 3-1 (19-25, 17-25, 25-21, 12-25) match to LSU on Friday night at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center. The loss moves head coach Wayne Kreklow's squad to 16-15 overall and 7-9 in Southeastern Conference play on the season. Sophomores Carly Kan (Honolulu, Hawaii) and Emily Thater (Springfield,...