Posted 5:41 PM 11/12/2014 by Jeremy Schrank, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Kevin Puryear and Cullen VanLeer are the newest members of the Missouri Tigers basketball team.
Head Coach Kim Anderson announced the signings for the 2015 class this afternoon.
Puryear, a 6-foot-7 forward from Blue Springs, MO., averaged 19.2 points and 8.6 (More)
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Posted 4:27 PM 11/8/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - The Missouri Tigers concluded exhibition play with a 77-54 victory over the Missouri-St. Louis Tritons at Mizzou Arena. Montaque Gill-Caeser led the Tigers with 19 points. Jonathan Williams III and Keith Shamburger added 13 points each in Mizzou's win. Williams also snagged 12 rebounds (More)
Posted 9:33 PM 11/3/2014 by Stephanie Lorenc, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Columbia College Cougars men's basketball team opened the 2014-15 season with a 70-52 home victory over Central Methodist University tonight. The Cougars won their eighth straight season-opener.
Senior Tanner Sutton led the Cougar offense with a game high 16 points and also had (More)
Posted 3:21 PM 11/3/2014 by John Zupon, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - The Columbia Convention and Visitors Bureau will watch as the sports feasibility impact study will be presented to the Columbia City Council on Monday night.
In March, the CVB and Columbia Parks and Recreation teamed up to study how expanding or renovating ball parks, soccer (More)
Posted 9:15 PM 10/29/2014 by Justin Cowan KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - The Missouri Tigers men's basketball team was victorious in their 72-31 defeat of the William Jewell College Cardinals on Wednesday night.
Sophomore Wes Clark lead the Tigers in scoring with 14 points, followed closely by Ryan Rossburg and Tramaine Isabell who had 13 and 10 (More)
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Posted 12:35 PM 10/9/2014 by The Associated Press
DANBURY, Connecticut (AP) - Now that the Power Five conferences have their autonomy, NCAA President Mark Emmert has a wish list he'd like them to tackle right away.
Emmert, speaking after a lecture at Western Connecticut State University, said Wednesday the conferences should prioritize (More)
Posted 10:19 PM 10/2/2014 by Drew Whiteman, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Missouri's "point man" for men's college basketball has been suspended indefinitely after Missouri State Highway Patrol troopers arrested him on suspicion of speeding and driving while intoxicated.
Dave Reiter, 36, is an assistant athletic director for strategic communications (More)
Posted 4:19 PM 9/26/2014 by Kylie Callura, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - The Chicago Bulls announced Friday former Missouri guard Kim English will join the team's training camp roster starting next week. The Detroit Pistons selected Kim English in the second round of the 2012 NBA Draft.
From Baltimore, Md., English helped lead the Tigers to four (More)
Posted 9:31 AM 9/19/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - St. Louis Sports Commission president Frank Viverito is hopeful after meeting with NCAA officials about the city's bid to host an upcoming men's basketball Final Four.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported six NCAA officials have visited St. Louis. Viverito told the (More)
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Posted 8:43 PM 9/18/2014 by Nick Hehemann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - This offseason, the Missouri Tigers basketball team has already seen the arrival of a new head coach.
Now, it will get to play in a newly renovated stadium.
Mizzou Athletics announced plans for renovations to Mizzou Arena that are scheduled to be finished by (More)
Posted 10:23 AM 9/17/2014 by Lee Anne Denyer, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - The Columbia Police Department released new information Wednesday morning about the weekend arrests of two Missouri basketball players.
Officer Latisha Stroer said officers arrested Jakeenan Gant and D'Angelo Allen for assault early Sunday morning.
Stroer said officers (More)
Posted 9:26 PM 9/16/2014 by Corey Miller, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Tuesday night, KOMU confirmed freshmen members of the Missouri men's basketball team, Jakeenan Gant and D'Angelo Allen, were arrested early Sunday morning on suspicion of third-degree assault.
They were arrested at their dorm room on MU property.
Both were released from (More)
NEW YORK, NY - Senior Kearsten Peoples landed herself in a familiar, if unexpected, spot during the final day of competition at the Armory Track Invitational, as she hit a nation-leading throw, and new school record, in the women's weight throw. She was one of several highlights out of Friday,...
The Mizzou women's swimming team concluded competition at the two-day Tiger Invite on Saturday, Jan. 31 at the Mizzou Aquatic Center. The meet was the Tigers' final action until the 2015 Southeastern Conference Championships, Feb. 17-21, in Auburn, Ala.
The Mizzou men's swimming team completed action at the two-day Tiger Invite on Saturday, Jan. 31 at the Mizzou Aquatic Center. The meet is the Tigers' final competition until the 2015 Southeastern Conference Championships, Feb. 17-21, in Auburn, Ala.
Behind six bonus points victories, No. 3 Mizzou wrestling cruised to a 33-6 win over Northern Iowa Saturday evening at the Hearnes Center. The dual victory improved the Tigers to 18-0 this season, tying the all-time Mizzou wrestling single season wins mark.