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  • Local Scores: Thursday, March 19

    Local Scores: Thursday, March 19

    Posted 9:01 PM 3/19/2015 by Kylie Callura, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are your local scores from around the area for Thursday, March 19, 2015:

    Mens College Basketball:

    Missouri Valley defeats Freed-Hardeman in OT the first round of the NAIA Division I Mens Basketball (More)

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  • Missouri basketball fans look for time off to watch March Madness

    Posted 3:03 PM 3/19/2015 by Nick Hehemann, KOMU 8 Reporter

    COLUMBIA - Employers throughout the United States every year may see work productivity slip just a bit in late March, and mid-Missouri is no different.

    Thursday marked the start of the round of 64 for March Madness, college basketball's annual men's Division I tournament. 

    With (More)

  • Local Scores: Saturday, March 14

    Local Scores: Saturday, March 14

    Posted 2:30 PM 3/14/2015 by Tyler Murry, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are your local scores for Saturday, March 14.

    High School Boys Basketball:

    Blue Springs South: 56

    Nixa: 54

    High School Girls Basketball:

    Rock Bridge: 64

    Republic: 44

  • Local Scores: Friday, March 13

    Local Scores: Friday, March 13

    Posted 9:39 PM 3/13/2015

    MID-MISSOURI: Here are your local scores from around the area for Friday, MArch 13th, 2015. 

    High School Girls Basketball

    Boonville 63

    Buffalo 54

  • Local Scores: Thursday, March 12

    Local Scores: Thursday, March 12

    Posted 7:29 PM 3/12/2015 by Kylie Callura, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are your local scores from around the area for Thursday, March 12, 2015:

    Girls High School Basketball:

    Naylor defeats Tuscumbia in the Class 1 semi-finals, 57-38.

    Tuscumbia will play (More)

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  • Mizzou men's basketball season ends vs. South Carolina

    Mizzou men's basketball season ends vs. South Carolina

    Posted 11:23 PM 3/11/2015 by Samantha Hoffmann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    NASHVILLE - The worst season in Mizzou men's basketball history since the 1966-1967 season is finally over as Mizzou dropped its opening game in the SEC Tournament to South Carolina 63-54 Wednesday night at Bridgestone Arena. Mizzou came within two points in the second half, but was unable to (More)

  • Columbia College draws Our Lady of the Lake in NAIA National Championships

    Columbia College draws Our Lady of the Lake in NAIA National Championships

    Posted 9:19 PM 3/11/2015 by Samantha Hoffmann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - The 15th-ranked Cougar men's basketball team will square off against No. 17 Our Lady of the Lake University (Texas) (24-5) in the first round of the 2015 NAIA National Championship. Columbia is making its fifth straight appearance at the national championship and 19th overall.

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  • Local Scores: Wednesday, March 11

    Local Scores: Wednesday, March 11

    Posted 7:43 PM 3/11/2015 by Samantha Hoffmann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    High School Boys' Basketball

    Class 5 Championship Bracket:

    Blue Springs South: 57

    Jefferson City: 42

    SLUH: 61

    Battle: 31

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  • Four Columbia College men's basketball players earn AMC honors

    Four Columbia College men's basketball players earn AMC honors

    Posted 2:52 PM 3/11/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - The American Midwest Conference released its 2014-15 men's basketball awards Wednesday and four Columbia College Cougars were recognized.

    Both senior forward Tanner Sutton and junior guard Zach Rockers, were selected for AMC first-team All-Conference honors. Sutton is shooting (More)

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  • Lakers sign guard Jabari Brown to 10-day contract

    Lakers sign guard Jabari Brown to 10-day contract

    Posted 8:33 PM 3/10/2015 by The Associated Press

    EL SEGUNDO, California (AP) - The Los Angeles Lakers have signed guard Jabari Brown to a 10-day contract.

    Brown was called up from the D-Fenders, the Lakers' D-League team. He led the league with 24.4 points, along with 4.1 rebounds and 2.2 assists in 39 games.

    Brown was a college (More)

  • Boonville girls have a superstitious season

    Boonville girls have a superstitious season

    Posted 4:44 PM 3/10/2015 by Genevieve Reaume, KOMU 8 Sports

    COLUMBIA - There's a certain "S" word the lady Pirates keep out of their vocabulary.

    "We do not say the "S" word," Morgan Imoff, a senior, said. "Which is the tournament at the end of the year."

    There's just one game in between the Boonville girls basketball team getting to the (More)

  • William Woods women fall in semifinal of AMC tournament

    William Woods women fall in semifinal of AMC tournament

    Posted 2:36 PM 3/8/2015 by Samantha Hoffmann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    BATESVILLE, Arkansas - The William Woods University women's basketball team saw its American Midwest Conference (AMC) Tournament run come to a close on Saturday night, as the Owls fell to No. 16-ranked Lyon College in the AMC Semifinals, 65-46.

    The Owls (23-8; 18-6 AMC), shot 36.7 percent (More)

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  • Softball. Mizzou Softball Falls in Opening Super Regional Game at UCLA

    A powerful third inning for Mizzou Softball was not enough to hold off No. 7 UCLA in the first game of the NCAA Super Regional at Easton Stadium on Saturday, with the hometown Bruins taking a 7-4 result.

  • W. Volleyball. Tigers Enjoy Record Setting Success In The Classroom

    The 2014-15 academic year at the University of Missouri has concluded, and Mizzou volleyball finished with the team's highest GPA in over a decade. The 14 girl roster posted a Spring 2015 semester GPA of 3.55 and finished with a cumulative 3.51 GPA this past school year.

  • Softball. Mizzou Softball Set for UCLA Super Regional

    No. 10-seed Mizzou Softall is set to face No. 7 UCLA in a best-of-three series at the Los Angeles Super Regional from May 23-24. All games will be televised on ESPNU. Saturday's Super Regional opener is slated to begin at 7 p.m. CT.

  • Track. Track & Field Earns 24 NCAA Prelim Qualifiers

    COLUMBIA, Mo. - Twenty-four Tigers will move onto the second stage of the 2015 outdoor post-season, as their marks were good for qualification into the NCAA Championships West Preliminary Round in Austin, Tx., from May 28-30. The NCAA released the list of final entries on Thursday (May 21), which is...

  • Baseball. Mizzou Closes SEC Tournament With 4-3 Loss to Alabama

    Alabama catcher Will Haynie hit a go-ahead solo homer in the bottom of the seventh inning as Mizzou baseball was eliminated from the SEC Tournament with a 4-3 loss on Thursday morning (May 21) at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium. The loss drops the Tigers to 30-28 on the season while Alabama...