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  • Local Scores: Friday, March 6

    Local Scores: Friday, March 6

    Posted 7:16 PM 3/6/2015

    MID-MISSOURI- Here are your local scores from around the area for Friday, March 6, 2015:

    Boys High School Basketball

    Battle 55

    Timberland 44

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  • Columbia athletes help Special Olympics basketball team

    Posted 4:36 PM 3/6/2015 by John Zupon, KOMU 8 Sports

    COLUMBIA - The Special Olympics is deeply rooted in Mid-Missouri. Special Olympics Missouri, or SOMO, has events at the University of Missouri every year, and there are programs going year round.

    One of those events is basketball.

    "There is this slogan that I heard, ‘you (More)

  • Georgia women beat Missouri 75-64 in SEC Tournament

    Georgia women beat Missouri 75-64 in SEC Tournament

    Posted 9:44 PM 3/5/2015 by The Associated Press

    NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas (AP) - Tiaria Griffin scored 21 points, Krista Donald added 13 points and 15 rebounds, and the 10th-seeded Georgia women beat No. 7 Missouri 75-64 in the SEC tournament second round on Thursday.

    Griffin and Erika Ford made back-to-back jumpers to spark a 10-1 (More)

  • Local Scores: Thursday, March 5

    Local Scores: Thursday, March 5

    Posted 9:01 PM 3/5/2015 by Kylie Callura, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are your local scores from around the area for Thursday, March 5, 2015:

    Mens College Basketball:

    No. 12 Columbia College defeats Benedictine University in the quarterfinals of the American Midwest (More)

  • Mizzou hosts National College Wheelchair basketball tournament

    Posted 2:44 PM 3/5/2015 by Nick Hehemann, KOMU 8 Reporter

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri Tigers are vying for a national championship this weekend, only not in the sport you might think. 

    Mizzou is hosting the men's and women's National Intercollegiate Wheelchair Basketball Tournament from Thursday through Saturday at the Mizzou Rec (More)

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  • Shamburger leads Missouri to 63-61 win over Auburn

    Posted 8:18 AM 3/4/2015 by The Associated Press

    COLUMBIA (AP) - Keith Shamburger thought about diving. The Missouri Tigers are glad he didn't.

    After watching teammate Montaque Gill-Caesar poke the ball away from Auburn's Cinmeon Bowers Tuesday night, the senior instead grabbed it and drained a 10-footer with 10.9 seconds remaining to (More)

  • Local Scores: Monday, March 2

    Local Scores: Monday, March 2

    Posted 5:53 PM 3/2/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI: Here are your local scores from around the area for Monday, March 2nd, 2015:

    Girls High School Basketball

    Fulton: 59

    Hannibal: 33 

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  • Mizzou women defeat Arkansas in regular season finale

    Mizzou women defeat Arkansas in regular season finale

    Posted 4:32 PM 3/1/2015 by Alex Farkas, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - It may have been senior night for Missouri women's basketball players Morgan Eye and Bree Fowler, but it was the sophomores that stole the show for the Tigers as they defeated the Arkansas Razorbacks 57-41.

    After coming off a big upset in College Station, Texas over the No. 12 (More)

  • Local Scores: Saturday, February 28

    Local Scores: Saturday, February 28

    Posted 7:50 PM 2/28/2015 by Chris Turner, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI: Here are your local scores from around the area for Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015:

    Men's College Basketball

    No. 13 Columbia College: 71

    Benedictine-Springfield: 60 

    Boys High School Basketball

    Tolton: 72 

    South Callaway: 60 

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  • Georgia rolls past Missouri 68-44 for third straight win

    Georgia rolls past Missouri 68-44 for third straight win

    Posted 2:11 PM 2/28/2015 by The Associated Press

    ATHENS, Georgia - Nemanja Djurisic scored 14 points and Georgia strengthened its NCAA tournament hopes with a runaway 68-44 win over Missouri on Saturday.

    Georgia (19-9, 10-6 Southeastern Conference) has won three straight games, including road wins against Alabama and Mississippi, since (More)

  • Late 3 lifts Missouri women over No. 12 Texas A&M 70-69

    Late 3 lifts Missouri women over No. 12 Texas A&M 70-69

    Posted 10:57 PM 2/26/2015 by The Associated Press

    COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - Maddie Stock made the game-winning 3-pointer with 0.1 seconds left to give Missouri women a 70-69 upset over No. 12 Texas A&M on Thursday night.

    Sierra Michaelis went the length of the court and drove into traffic before kicking out to Stock who was open (More)

  • Local Scores: Thursday, February 26

    Local Scores: Thursday, February 26

    Posted 9:11 PM 2/26/2015 by Kylie Callura, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are your local scores from around the area for Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015:

    Mens College Basketball:

    Graceland defeats Central Methodist, 85-65.

    Columbia College defeats William Woods (More)

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  • Track. Crocker Clinches Drake Relays Title on Final Day

    DES MOINES, Ia. - Mizzou Track & Field closed out one of their busiest weeks of the year on Saturday (April 25), closing out competitions at the Penn Relays (Philadelphia, Penn.), Drake Relays (Des Moines, Ia.), and Triton Invitational (San Diego, Calif.). Among the highlights of the day was the...

  • Baseball. No. 14 Mizzou Drops Saturday Contest at No. 8 Vanderbilt

    No. 14 Mizzou baseball dropped game two of its series at No. 8 Vanderbilt, 12-2, on Saturday afternoon (April 25) at Hawkins Field. Vanderbilt's Philip Pfiefer struck out a career-high 13 Mizzou batters en-route to his third win of the season. Mizzou's Tanner Houck (Collinsville, Ill.) was tagged with the...

  • Softball. Mizzou Softball's Series-Opener vs. LSU Moved to 6 p.m. Saturday

    No. 15 Mizzou Softball (33-10, 11-7) has moved its series-opener against No. 3 LSU to 6 p.m. CT tonight.

  • Track. Garton with a Victory at Drake Relays

    DES MOINES, Ia. - Senior Macauley Garton finally claimed his Drake Relays title on Friday (April 24), after narrowly missing the winning finish at the 2014 with his second place finish. Garton took the lead among the collegians in the field early on, bouncing back from a rough opening round...

  • Baseball. No. 14 Mizzou Drops Series Opener at No. 8 Vanderbilt

    No. 14 Mizzou baseball dropped its series-opener with No. 8 Vanderbilt, 9-2, on Friday night (April 24) at Hawkins Field. Junior righty Reggie McClain (Duluth, Ga.) was tagged for eight runs on nine hits in his shortest outing of the season (2.2 innings). Mizzou put runners on base in the...