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  • 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)

  • 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)

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  • 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)

  • 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)

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  • 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)

  • Mizzou Athletics announces renovations for Mizzou Arena

    Mizzou Athletics announces renovations for Mizzou Arena

    Posted 8:43 PM 9/18/2014 by Nick Hehemann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - This offseason, the Missouri Tigers basketball team has already seen the arrival of a new head coach. 

    Now, it will get to play in a newly renovated stadium. 

    Mizzou Athletics announced plans for renovations to Mizzou Arena that are scheduled to be finished by (More)

  • Dropped wallet leads to MU basketball players' arrests

    Dropped wallet leads to MU basketball players' arrests

    Posted 10:23 AM 9/17/2014 by Lee Anne Denyer, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - The Columbia Police Department released new information Wednesday morning about the weekend arrests of two Missouri basketball players.

    Officer Latisha Stroer said officers arrested Jakeenan Gant and D'Angelo Allen for assault early Sunday morning.

    Stroer said officers (More)

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  • Football. Daniel, Maclin, Coffman Headline Hall of Fame Class

    Six outstanding former University of Missouri student-athletes have been selected for induction into Mizzou’s Intercollegiate Athletics Hall of Fame. They will represent the 25th induction class since the inception of the Hall in 1990.

  • Cross Country. Daniel, Maclin, Coffman Headline Hall of Fame Class

    Six outstanding former University of Missouri student-athletes have been selected for induction into Mizzou’s Intercollegiate Athletics Hall of Fame. They will represent the 25th induction class since the inception of the Hall in 1990.

  • Track. Patten Among Six Inducted Into Hall of Fame

    Six outstanding former University of Missouri student-athletes have been selected for induction into Mizzou's Intercollegiate Athletics Hall of Fame. They will represent the 25th induction class since the inception of the Hall in 1990.

  • W. Gymnastics. Robinson Among Six Inducted Into Hall of Fame

    Six outstanding former University of Missouri student-athletes have been selected for induction into Mizzou's Intercollegiate Athletics Hall of Fame. They will represent the 25th induction class since the inception of the Hall in 1990.

  • Baseball. Dettmer Among Six Inducted Into Hall of Fame

    Six outstanding former University of Missouri student-athletes have been selected for induction into Mizzou's Intercollegiate Athletics Hall of Fame. They will represent the 25th induction class since the inception of the Hall in 1990.