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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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)
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)
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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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)
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)
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)
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
William Woods 17, Harris-Stowe 11
Mizzou 11, Ball State 3
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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)
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.
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)
Each day in August, Mizzou Athletics will be releasing the results of last year's pre- and post-season survey results and will announce 30 improvements addressing the game day experience at Memorial Stadium.
MUTigers.com will sit down with Mizzou gymnastics' incoming freshman this summer. In the first installment, get to know Tia Allbritten.
The Tigers have been working so hard this summer, especially on the team's favorite workout, THE HILL! Check out this edition of On the Prowl to hear all about Mizzou's summer workouts!
On the heels of its first ever SEC Championship and a 35-1 season, Mizzou volleyball has been selected by the NCAA to be featured on the NCAA.com All-Access video franchise during the 2014 season. NCAA.com All-Access will give fans around the nation a unique look at what it is like...
On May 2, 2013, the Southeastern Conference and ESPN announced a 20-year partnership that would maximize the league's exposure with the launch of the SEC Network. While Mizzou and SEC fans were expressing their excitement for an all-SEC, all-the-time Network, the Mizzou department of athletics and Mizzou Network Director Stan...