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  • Earnest Ross Files Restraining Order Against Teammate

    Earnest Ross Files Restraining Order Against Teammate

    Posted 3:15 PM 4/9/2014 by Creighton Hayes, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - KOMU 8 News learned Wednesday that former Missouri Basketball guard Earnest Ross filed a restraining order April 2 against his former teammate, James Zach Price.

    In the restraining order, Ross wrote, "I feel threatened by this activity and violated. He endangered my life and not (More)

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  • Upperclassmen Lead Huskies to NCAA Title

    Upperclassmen Lead Huskies to NCAA Title

    Posted 10:43 PM 4/7/2014 by The Associated Press

    ARLINGTON, Tx. (AP) - Connecticut's upperclassmen were too much for the kids of Kentucky.

    Poised and experienced, UConn won its second national championship in four years, outlasting Kentucky and its stable of freshmen Monday night.

    UConn (32-8) dominated early, withstood a big (More)

  • Missouri Basketball's Zach Price Arrested on Assault Charges

    Missouri Basketball's Zach Price Arrested on Assault Charges

    Posted 10:31 AM 4/3/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer

    COLUMBIA- The Columbia Police Department arrested Missouri basketball player James Zach Price, 20, early Thursday morning on suspicion of third degree assault and third degree domestic assault. 

    Columbia Police confirmed officers were dispatched to Heather Lane and Ash Street around (More)

  • Mizzou's Jordan Clarkson Declares Early for NBA Draft

    Mizzou's Jordan Clarkson Declares Early for NBA Draft

    Posted 10:48 AM 3/31/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer

    COLUMBIA - Junior guard Jordan Clarkson announced on Monday he will forgo his senior season at the University of Missouri to declare early for the 2014 NBA Draft. In an open letter to Mizzou fans (More)

  • Tigers Out of NIT with 71-63 Loss to Southern Mississippi

    Tigers Out of NIT with 71-63 Loss to Southern Mississippi

    Posted 7:46 AM 3/24/2014

    COLUMBIA (AP) - Southern Mississippi guard Neil Watson scored 18 points to lead Southern Mississippi past Missouri 71-63 on Sunday.

    Aaron Brown added 16 points for the third-seeded Golden Eagles (29-6), who have won eight of their past nine games and advance to play at No. 1 seed Minnesota (More)

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  • Hickman Boys Basketball Loses State Championship Game

    Hickman Boys Basketball Loses State Championship Game

    Posted 10:49 PM 3/22/2014 by Mark Kim, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - The Hickman boys' basketball team fell to Christian Brothers College High School in the Class 5 State Championship Game by a score of 86-77 in overtime.

    Hickman trailed most of the game, but the Kewpies managed to rally in the fourth quarter. Mason Murray capped off the rally (More)

  • Rock Bridge Girls Basketball Wins State Championship

    Rock Bridge Girls Basketball Wins State Championship

    Posted 9:57 PM 3/22/2014 by Mark Kim, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - The Rock Bridge girls' basketball team took home its third consecutive Class 5 girls' basketball State Championship after beating the Lee's Summit North Broncos by a score of 62-45.

    The Bruins got off to a hot start and never looked back. They took an early 12-4 lead to end the (More)

  • After 100 Years, Kewpie Mascot's Origin Still Unclear

    Posted 1:19 PM 3/22/2014 by Dan Molloy, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - In mid-Missouri, there are tons of Tigers, plenty of Panthers and a bunch of Bulldogs, but only one high school goes by the name "Kewpies." But even as Hickman High School celebrates the 100th anniversary of its iconic mascot, the origin of the nickname is still very much a folk (More)

  • Friday, March 21: Local Scores

    Friday, March 21: Local Scores

    Posted 7:39 PM 3/21/2014 by Morgan Dzakowic, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are some local scores for Friday, March 21.

    High School Boys' Basketball
    Republic 67, Helias 62

    High School Baseball
    Boonville 6, Hallsville 5
    Fulton 16, Bloomfield 6

    NAIA Baseball
    William Woods 17, Harris-Stowe 11

    NCAA Softball
    Mizzou 11, Ball State 3

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  • Missouri Defeats Davidson to Advance in NIT

    Missouri Defeats Davidson to Advance in NIT

    Posted 8:58 PM 3/18/2014 by Corey Miller, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - The shorthanded Missouri Tigers battled back from 13 points down to defeat the Davidson Wildcats 85-77 in the first round of the National Invitational Tournament (NIT) Tuesday at Mizzou Arena.

    The Tigers entered the matchup against Davidson with only seven scholarship players (More)

  • Women Tigers Headed to Creighton In WNIT

    Women Tigers Headed to Creighton In WNIT

    Posted 10:37 PM 3/17/2014 by James Packard, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri Women's Basketball team will travel to Creighton University Thursday evening in the WNIT.

    The Missouri Women have not played in nearly two weeks since losing to Mississippi State in the opening round of the SEC Tournament on March 5. This is the second year in a row the Tigers have made the WNIT. They enter with a record of 17-13. The Women's NIT field includes 64 teams.

  • Missouri Will Face No. 7 Davidson in Opening Round of NIT

    Missouri Will Face No. 7 Davidson in Opening Round of NIT

    Posted 7:55 PM 3/16/2014 by Phil Bergman, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - After not making the NCAA tournament for the first time in six years, the Missouri Tigers were selected as a No. 2 seed in the National Invitational Tournament (NIT). 

    The Tigers first game will be this Tuesday against No. 7 Davidson at Mizzou Arena at 8 p.m. The game will (More)

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  • Baseball. Mizzou in the Majors

    After a 5-3 victory for the American League in the 2014 All-Star game, the Mizzou Tigers in the pros look to continue their track towards October in the second half of the season. Detroit Tiger ace Max Scherzer earned the victory for the A.L in the Midsummer Classic, followed by...

  • Football. Mizzou Football Fan Video Contest Announced

    With the recent release of this season's football season ticket commercial, Mizzou Athletics is challenging fans to make their own original promotional video for Mizzou Football.

  • W. Volleyball. MIZ-USA: Mizzou Volleyball With Team USA

    After capturing the nation's attention in 2013 with an SEC Championship and an undefeated regular season, Mizzou volleyball got a chance to represent the nation this summer as four Tigers were selected to participate as members of the USA Volleyball Collegiate National Team. For three of the four Tigers, it...

  • General News. Mizzou And Kansas City Host Successful Third Annual SEC Block Party

    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...

  • Baseball. Mizzou Notebook - Summer Ball Update

    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...