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  • Missouri Men's Basketball Wins on Senior Night

    Missouri Men's Basketball Wins on Senior Night

    Posted 10:00 PM 3/5/2014 by Jonathan Casey, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA- The Missouri Tigers defeat the Texas A&M Aggies 57-56 on senior night Wednesday, March 5 at Mizzou Arena.

    It was all Texas A&M throughout the game until the last minutes when Missouri made its comeback. Missouri trailed Texas A&M until the last seven seconds of the (More)

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  • Missouri Womens' Basketball Loses in Final Seconds

    Missouri Womens' Basketball Loses in Final Seconds

    Posted 8:45 PM 3/5/2014 by Jonathan Casey, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    DULUTH, Ga - The Mississippi State Bulldogs squeezed by the Missouri Tigers in the first round of the SEC tournament Wednesday, winning 73-70.

    Kendra Grant and Martha Alwal led the charge for the Bulldogs. Grant put up 17 points and Alwal 16. No. 13 Mississippi State shot 4-14 from behind (More)

  • Mizzou Hoops Signee Jakeenan Gant Named Georgia Mr. Basketball

    Mizzou Hoops Signee Jakeenan Gant Named Georgia Mr. Basketball

    Posted 3:01 PM 3/5/2014 by Creighton Hayes, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Mizzou men's basketball signee Jakeenan Gant (Springfield, Ga. /Effingham County High School) was named Mr. Basketball in the state of Georgia Wednesday.

    The 6-foot-8, 215-pound forward, averaged 21.0 points, 10.5 rebounds, 4.0 blocks and 2.8 assists for Effingham County this (More)

  • Lincoln's Buie and Smith Named All-MIAA

    Lincoln's Buie and Smith Named All-MIAA

    Posted 2:47 PM 3/5/2014 by Creighton Hayes, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    JEFFERSON CITY - After finishing as two of the league's top scorers, Lincoln juniors Joshua Buie and Mike Smith were named All-MIAA honorable mention on Tuesday, March 4.

    Buie was one of the Lincoln men's basketball team's best performers, ranking second in scoring with 15.3 points per (More)

  • Tuesday, March 4: Local Scores

    Tuesday, March 4: Local Scores

    Posted 9:14 PM 3/4/2014 by Corey Miller, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are some local scores from around the area on Tuesday, March 4.

    Boys' High School Basketball

    Hickman 60, Camdenton 59 OT

    Jefferson City 74, Rock Bridge 62

    St. Mary's 81, Battle 78

    Girls' High School Basketball

    Battle 69, Roosevelt 24

    NAIA Womens' Basketball

    Park 60, Stephens 36

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  • Central Methodist's Tillman Named Co-Player of the Year

    Central Methodist's Tillman Named Co-Player of the Year

    Posted 4:15 PM 3/3/2014 by Tori Chamberlain, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    KANSAS CITY - Three Central Methodist players, headlined by Co-Player of the Year Melvin Tillman, have been named to the 2014 All-Heart of America Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Teams. Tillman was voted to the first team. Mitchell Farr was named to the third team, while Eric McDaniel was an (More)

  • Four CMU Basketball Players Receive All-Conference Honors

    Four CMU Basketball Players Receive All-Conference Honors

    Posted 2:27 PM 3/3/2014 by Tori Chamberlain, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    KANSAS CITY - Four Central Methodist players, headlined by Newcomer of the Year Morgan Vetter, have been named to the 2014 All-Heart of America Athletic Conference Women's Basketball Teams.

    Vetter was voted to the first team, while Nakia Robinson, Taylor Cornelison and Kyra Williams were (More)

  • Post Production Key in Missouri Win

    Posted 5:53 PM 3/2/2014 by Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - Missouri Forward Keanau Post is feeling much more comfortable in a Tigers uniform.

    “A lot more comfortable,” Post said.

    “Bit more comfortable out there than he is right now,” Missouri Head Coach Frank Haith said.

    Post scored a career high 14 (More)

  • Missouri Basketball Defeats Mississippi State 85-66

    Missouri Basketball Defeats Mississippi State 85-66

    Posted 2:48 PM 3/1/2014 by Luke Slabaugh, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri Tigers defeated the Mississippi State Bulldogs 85-66 at Mizzou Arena in Columbia Saturday afternoon.

    The Tigers improve to 20-9 overall on the season and 8-8 in SEC play. With the win, Missouri snapped a losing streak of two consecutive games. The Tigers have won 20 (More)

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  • Friday, February 28: Local Scores

    Friday, February 28: Local Scores

    Posted 7:11 PM 2/28/2014 by Morgan Dzakowic, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are some local scores for Friday, February 28:

    High School Girls' BasketballNew Bloomfield 55, Russellville 33 Hermann 55, North Callaway 41 

    High School Boys' BasketballHickman 96 (More)

  • High School Basketball Scores - 2/27/2014

    High School Basketball Scores - 2/27/2014

    Posted 10:28 PM 2/27/2014 by Clayton Conness, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    Scores from local boys high school basketball action on Feb. 27, 2014 include:

    Tipton 46, New Bloomfield 36

    Harrisburg 69, New Franklin 62

    Tolton 88, Salisbury 69

    Scores from local girls high school basketball action on Feb. 27, 2014 include:

    Rock Bridge 88, Battle 21

    Hickman 56, Sullivan 45

  • Westminster Men, Women Advance to Conference Tournament

    Westminster Men, Women Advance to Conference Tournament

    Posted 2:57 PM 2/26/2014 by Creighton Hayes, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    FULTON - For the seventh consecutive season, the Westminster men's basketball team moves on to the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Tournament. 

    The tournament includes the top four finishers during the regular season: MacMurray College, Spalding University, Webster (More)

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  • W. Golf. Womens Golf Heads to SEC Championships

    Mizzou Women's Golf will head to Birmingham, Ala. for its second SEC Championship Tournament. The 2014 SEC Women's Golf Championships will be held at Greystone Golf & Country Club in Birmingham, Ala. Teams will play the par 71 Founders Course.

  • Baseball. Mizzou-MO State Postgame Notes

    Notes - Junior Brett Peel earned his first start since Feb. 15 against McNeese St. Peel broke his hand in that game, missing the next 26 games.- Reigning SEC Player of the Week Eric Anderson started the game at first base, his first start at that position this season. He...

  • Baseball. Mizzou Baseball Falls at Missouri State

    Mizzou baseball split its season series with in-state rival Missouri State as it fell to the Bears, 9-0, on Tuesday night (April 15) at Hammons Field. The Tigers allowed 15 hits as Missouri State tagged Mizzou starter Peter Fairbanks (Webster Groves, Mo.) for eight hits and five earned runs over...

  • Track. Tigers Enter Mt. SAC Week at No. 23 in the Nation

    The Tiger women are continuing to make historic moves in the National Rankings as they move up into the No. 23 spot in the nation, as released by the USTFCCCA (U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association) on Tuesday. This is the highest the Tigers have placed on...

  • W. Tennis. Mizzou Set to host 2014 SEC Women's Tennis Championship

    Some of the nation's top women's tennis teams converge on Mizzou this weekend as the Tigers host the 2014 SEC Women's Tennis Championship April 16-20 at the Mizzou Tennis Complex.