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)
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Posted 6:14 PM 5/23/2014 by Zack Newman, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Sheldon Mitchell has decided to don black and gold for his collegiate basketball career. Not for the Tigers, but for the Commodores.
The four-star recruit from Virginia announced via Twitter on Friday that he had committed to play for (More)
Posted 5:26 PM 5/18/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Ryan Doumit scored on a wild pitch and the Atlanta Braves got two runs in the ninth inning to rally past the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday.
Freddie Freeman started a ninth-inning rally with a leadoff single off St. Louis closer Trevor Rosenthal (0-2).
With two outs (More)
Posted 10:30 AM 5/13/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer
COLUMBIA - Missouri Basketball Head Coach Kim Anderson announced on Tuesday a member of his coaching staff at the University of Central Missouri would be joining him at Mizzou. Brad Loos, 35, spent 12 seasons with Anderson at UCM and served as his associate head coach the past five years.(More)
Posted 3:43 PM 5/12/2014 by Tori Chamberlain, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
JEFFERSON CITY - The Lincoln men's basketball team will hold a day camp June 16-19 for all individuals entering first through ninth grades. Each session will be held in Jason Gym on the campus of Lincoln University from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
The camp will be led by members of the Lincoln (More)
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Posted 10:58 AM 5/9/2014 by Eduardo Gonzalez, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - Dozens of Mizzou basketball fans had breakfast with the men's and women's basketball coaches at the MU Student Center Friday.
The coaches helped serve breakfast to the fans and then sat and interacted with them. The coaches also took pictures and signed autographs at the (More)
Posted 2:41 PM 5/5/2014 by Tori Chamberlain, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Mizzou Basketball Head Coach Kim Anderson announced his first signing Monday as D'Angelo Allen, a 6-foot-7, 190-pound small forward from Dallas, Texas. Allen signed a National Letter of Intent to attend the University of Missouri and play basketball for the Tigers next season.(More)
Posted 11:53 AM 5/5/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer
COLUMBIA -- The 2014 USA Men's World Championship Team for wheelchair basketball will have a few faces that are familiar in the mid-Missouri area. Former Mizzou player John Gilbert and current player Carter Arey will compete for Team USA in the (More)
Posted 12:59 PM 5/2/2014 by Lee Anne Denyer, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - Mizzou football begins in just under four months and for many fans, and companies, preparations are well underway for the upcoming season.
The cable companies that serve Tiger fans across mid-Missouri spoke with KOMU 8 News Friday about the newly created SEC Network and the (More)
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Posted 4:07 PM 5/1/2014 by Thomas Bradbury
COLUMBIA - Newly announced MU Basketball Coach Kim Anderson has wasted little time putting together his staff.
His first hire, which came just one day after becoming head coach, can be viewed as a way to maintain continuity. (More)
Posted 5:51 PM 4/30/2014 by Creighton Hayes. KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA- Father Tolton announced a new head coach for its boys' basketball team Wednesday.
Tolton promoted Jeremy Osborne from Associate Head Coach to the lead man for the Trailblazers next season.
Osborne replaces Tyler Clark and has been a part of Tolton's (More)
Posted 12:49 PM 4/20/2014 by Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Reporter & Jake Lasofsky, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - 12 University of Missouri athletes have been involved in a total of 16 arrests since the school joined the SEC. That puts Mizzou in a tie with the University of Georgia within the conference for the most athlete arrests.
Dorial Green-Beckham, Levi Copelin, Zach Price and Ka'ra (More)
No. 15 Mizzou volleyball escaped host North Texas in a thrilling five-set (17-25, 25-17, 31-29, 18-25, 15-12) win in the final match of the North Texas Invitational, sharing the invitational title in a three-way tie. Mizzou rallied after losing the first set and got double-digit kills from four players, including...
Gary Pinkel wanted to get Marcus Murphy more touches, and Murph made his coach look good Saturday. The senior from DeSoto, Texas, returned a third-quarter kickoff 100 yards for a touchdown to help the 24th-ranked Tigers to a 38-18 win over South Dakota State on Faurot Field on Saturday.
No. 15 Mizzou volleyball lost to Northwestern State, 3-0 (19-25, 19-25, 22-25), on Saturday afternoon (Aug. 30) at the North Texas Volleyball Complex in match four of the North Texas Invite. The loss drops the Tigers to 1-1 on the young season and snaps a streak of 35 consecutive regular...