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)
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)
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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).
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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)
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)
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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)
Sophomore Katharine Ross and freshman Sharli Brady each set new school records to lead the Mizzou women's swimming and diving team during day two action at the Mizzou Invite Friday at the Mizzou Aquatic Center. The Tigers swept all seven events on the day as they lead all teams with...
Sophomore Jordan Frericks recorded her first double-double of the season in Missouri's 79-60 win over UNLV on Friday night. Frericks finished with a career-high 18 points and 12 rebounds for the Tigers. Sophomore Sierra Michaelis and Kayla McDowell also finished in double-figures with 14 and 11 points, respectively. Michaelis' 14...
The Mizzou men's swimming and diving team set three new school records and won five of seven events during day two competition at the Mizzou Invite on Friday at the Mizzou Aquatic Center. The Tigers lead sit in first place with 876 points after day two. West Virginia is in...
No. 24 Washington scored 1:03 into overtime to end the Mizzou soccer team's NCAA Tournament run with a 1-0 loss to the Huskies in the second round on Friday, Nov. 21 in Stanford, Calif. The Tigers and Huskies played 91 minutes of scoreless soccer before Washington ended Mizzou's season in...
Mizzou Volleyball dropped a 3-1 (19-25, 17-25, 25-21, 12-25) match to LSU on Friday night at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center. The loss moves head coach Wayne Kreklow's squad to 16-15 overall and 7-9 in Southeastern Conference play on the season. Sophomores Carly Kan (Honolulu, Hawaii) and Emily Thater (Springfield,...