Posted 8:03 PM 4/28/2014 by Samantha Ware, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - KOMU 8 News spoke to Missouri basketball fans Monday to get their opinions about MU hiring Kim Anderson as the new head coach.
Kansas City resident Bret Prenger said he believes hiring Anderson could get more people to show up to games.
"I think this tie to the (More)
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Posted 3:16 PM 4/28/2014 by Tyler Greever, KOMU 8 Reporter, Lauren Langille, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - The University of Missouri has hired Kim Anderson to be the new men's head basketball coach.
Anderson will be the 18th men's basketball coach in school history. He recently coached the University of Central Missouri to a 2014 Division II national championship. He also (More)
Posted 2:39 PM 4/28/2014 by The Associated Press
COLUMBIA - University of Missouri curators are meeting to address the men's basketball coaching opening.
Former UCLA coach Ben Howland and Kim Anderson, a star player and long-time assistant to Norm Stewart for the Tigers, were believed to be finalists. Frank Haith left for Tulsa earlier (More)
Posted 7:40 PM 4/25/2014 by The Associated Press
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - A former Missouri basketball player who was recently kicked off the team after he was accused of ramming a teammate's car has been charged with first-degree tampering.
Boone County prosecutors tell the Columbia Daily Tribune (http://bit.ly/1rrIbEP) that the felony (More)
Posted 2:58 PM 4/25/2014 by Colleen Menadier, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - Former University of Missouri basketball player James Zach Price waived his right to an arraignment Friday in Boone County court.
Price was scheduled to be in court for an arraignment hearing Friday on charges of tampering for defacing an automobile. A preliminary hearing (More)
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Posted 2:48 PM 4/25/2014 by The Associated Press
COLUMBIA (AP) - University of Missouri curators have called a special meeting for Monday amid a search for a new men's basketball coach at the flagship Columbia campus.
A public meeting notice released Friday makes no mention of the vacancy created when Tigers coach Frank Haith left one (More)
Posted 8:00 PM 4/21/2014 by Tyler Greever, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
COLUMBIA - Faith is a funny thing.
At one moment, it can be confirmed and strengthened, like when the 2011-2012 Missouri basketball team won the Phillips 66 Big 12 Tournament title.
At another, it can be questioned and weakened, like when that same team lost as a two seed to fifteen (More)
Posted 7:47 AM 4/18/2014 by Tom Kackley, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Missouri head men's basketball coach Frank Haith is expected to accept the head coaching job at Tulsa University Friday. Fans will certainly look to fill that seat with candidates that might never consider it and also those who could be very glad to take the reins of this program.(More)
Posted 4:05 PM 4/17/2014 by Thomas Bradbury, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - University of Missouri basketball coach Frank Haith arrived in Tulsa, Oklahoma late Thursday afternoon, and multiple media outlets say the trip signals the end of his coaching career for the Tigers, which began three years ago.
Reports indicate Haith has a verbal agreement to (More)
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Posted 3:48 PM 4/14/2014 by Tori Chamberlain, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
JEFFERSON CITY - John Moseley has been named as the next head men's basketball coach at Lincoln University.
A news conference was held by Lincoln University president Dr. Kevin Rome and athletic director Betty Kemna on Monday to announce the hiring.
"We're committed to building a (More)
Posted 5:25 PM 4/10/2014 by Thomas Bradbury, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - A future Missouri Tiger received an honor Thursday. The 6-foot-5 shooting guard Namon Wright has been named a 2014 All-American by BallIsLife.com.
He will compete in the publication's annual All-Star game on May 3 at Long Beach City College.
Wright had an impressive year (More)
Posted 2:00 PM 4/10/2014 by KOMU 8 Digital Staff
COLUMBIA - University of Missouri Basketball coach Frank Haith dismissed James Zach Price from the team Thursday.
Missouri Basketball guard Earnest Ross filed a restraining order April 2 against Price. In the restraining order, Ross wrote, "I feel threatened by this activity and violated. (More)
This past Tuesday, July 22 at McFadden's Sports Saloon inside the Power and Light District in Kansas City, Mo., fans from across the Kansas City area were treated to a unique event in association with the Southeastern Conference (SEC). The Third Annual "SEC Block Party", led by KC Tiger Club's...
As we approach the final weeks of summer ball, Mizzou baseball players have made been making their mark in leagues across the country. Pitchers Brandon Baker and Cole Bartlett have been striding for success in the MINK League. Breckin Williams and Austin Tribby have been nothing but dominant in the...
Mizzou Golf had three student-athletes named Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholars on Wednesday. Seniors Emilio Cuartero (Lleida, Spain) and Hunter Kraus (Memphis, Tenn.) and junior Ryan Zech (Kearney, Mo.) earned the honor, which was announced today by the Golf Coaches Association of America.
Get to know Mizzou freshman Bri Porter in this Mizzou Network one-on-one. Porter is a Columbia, Mo. native and the daughter of assistant coach Michael Porter.
Mizzou head coach Gary Pinkel visited Bristol, Conn., for a series of interviews around ESPN's campus, including a live spot on SportsCenter.