Posted 4:11 PM 6/24/2014 by Tyler Hastedt, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
JEFFERSON CITY - Kyler Steadman, a guard from Neosho County Community College in Chanute, Kan., has decided to play basketball for the Blue Tigers of Lincoln University this fall.
Steadman enters Lincoln as a junior with two years of eligibility remaining after signing a National Letter of (More)
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Posted 5:55 PM 6/23/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer
COLUMBIA - Missouri basketball coach Kim Anderson completed his coaching staff on Monday with the hiring of former Huntington Prep head coach Rob Fulford. Fulford spent five seasons in Huntington, West Virginia where his teams earned a combined record of 138-17 during his career.(More)
Posted 11:16 AM 6/23/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer
COLUMBIA - Former Missouri basketball player Kim English sat down in the Sports Xtra hot seat on Sunday night. Jim Riek, who was filling in for Chris Gervino, asked English about his reaction to the hiring of Kim Anderson, his career plans, his summer basketball camps and more.
This week (More)
Posted 6:11 PM 6/22/2014 by Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
COLUMBIA - Former MU basketball star Laurence Bowers is back in Columbia this summer giving one-on-one basketball lessons to kids ages four to 18.
"I feel like there is no better way to show my appreciation than to actually work out these kids," Bowers said.
14-year-old Jackson (More)
Posted 6:05 PM 6/19/2014 by Tori Chamberlain, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Columbia College women's basketball coach Mike Davis announced Thursday he will leave the program.
The college gave no reason for Davis' departure.
Davis has been the coach of the lady Cougars since the program was reinstated back in 2001. He compiled a 26-8 record (More)
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Posted 3:48 PM 6/17/2014 by Tyler Hastedt, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - The Mizzou Basketball program added veteran point guard Keith Shamburger to the team Tuesday.
Shamburger played at San Jose State University for his first two years of collegiate ball before transferring to the University of Hawaii. Shamburger started every game of his (More)
Posted 7:38 PM 6/16/2014 by Hannah Shaw, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Mizzou basketball announced today it will take on a former Big Eight and Big 12 rival this season in Kansas City.
The Tigers scheduled a tough out of conference date with the Oklahoma State Cowboys. The former conference rivals will meet in late December in the (More)
Posted 8:12 PM 6/11/2014 by Morgan Dzakowic, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
FULTON, Missouri - The William Woods University men's basketball team announced its fifth signing for the 2014-15 season. Head coach Nick Totta announced Wednesday that Iberia, Missouri native Darrien Dickey will join WWU this fall.
Dickey was a four-year letter winner at Iberia High (More)
Posted 8:28 PM 6/6/2014 by The Associated Press
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The Utah Jazz announced Friday that they have hired Atlanta Hawks assistant coach Quin Snyder to replace Tyrone Corbin, who was let go earlier this year after three-plus seasons in Salt Lake City.
Snyder most recently completed his first season as an assistant with (More)
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Posted 10:51 PM 6/4/2014 by Morgan Dzakowic, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - Lincoln University head coach John Moseley has completed his coaching staff, adding four assistants to the men's basketball team for the 2014-15 season. Moseley announced June 4 that Peter Quinn, Joshua Jones and Tyler Clark will be the Blue Tigers' new (More)
Posted 1:02 PM 5/30/2014 by Blair Miller, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
SANDESTIN, Florida - The Southeastern Conference (SEC) announced Friday it will distribute approximately $309.6 million among the 14 universities of the conference, the highest distribution in conference history.
The average amount each school will receive, excluding bowl money, is (More)
Posted 7:44 PM 5/27/2014 by Nick Hehemann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
ST. LOUIS - For the first time ever, the state of Missouri will host the SEC men's basketball tournament in 2018.
Southeastern Conference Commissioner Mike Slive announced Tuesday that the league's directors of athletics made the Scottrade Center in St. Louis the site of the (More)
Mizzou Athletics announced on Friday that student season tickets for the 2014 football season are sold out. The announcement comes just more than a week before the Tigers open against South Dakota State at Memorial Stadium on Aug. 30 at 2:30 p.m. on ESPNU.
Junior C Evan Boehm (Lee's Summit, Mo.) and senior DE Markus Golden (St. Louis, Mo.) were selected to the Second Team, while junior PK Andrew Baggett (Lee's Summit, Mo.) was named to the Third Team.
The 24th-ranked Mizzou Tiger football team closed its 2014 training camp with its final pre-season scrimmage of the fall, held Thursday morning on a sun-splashed Faurot Field.
The annual popular X's and O's Clinic makes its return to Memorial Stadium this Saturday, Aug. 23, as announced today by Mizzou Athletics. Rockie Alden and Mizzou football wives are set to coordinate the event, taking place in the LeMone Tiger Lounge inside Memorial Stadium. The event will be open...
Coming off of an undefeated season, it's no secret that there's plenty of talent surrounding the Mizzou volleyball program. Two Tigers, Carly Kan and Whitney Little, received honorable mention nods to AVCA's All-American team in addition to drawing praise as Preseason All-SEC selections.