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)
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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)
Posted 4:07 PM 5/1/2014 by Thomas Bradbury
COLUMBIA - Newly announced MU Basketball Coach Kim Anderson has wasted little time putting together his staff.
His first hire, which came just one day after becoming head coach, can be viewed as a way to maintain continuity. (More)
Posted 5:51 PM 4/30/2014 by Creighton Hayes. KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA- Father Tolton announced a new head coach for its boys' basketball team Wednesday.
Tolton promoted Jeremy Osborne from Associate Head Coach to the lead man for the Trailblazers next season.
Osborne replaces Tyler Clark and has been a part of Tolton's (More)
Posted 12:49 PM 4/20/2014 by Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Reporter & Jake Lasofsky, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - 12 University of Missouri athletes have been involved in a total of 16 arrests since the school joined the SEC. That puts Mizzou in a tie with the University of Georgia within the conference for the most athlete arrests.
Dorial Green-Beckham, Levi Copelin, Zach Price and Ka'ra (More)
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Posted 1:11 PM 4/30/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer
COLUMBIA - Mizzou basketball coach Kim Anderson announced the first official member of his staff on Wednesday and it's a familiar face. Tim Fuller will remain apart of the Tiger coaching staff and will retain his title of Associate Head Coach.
"I'd like to welcome Tim Fuller as the (More)
Posted 7:59 PM 4/29/2014 by Marissa Balmas, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - In the past two weeks the University of Missouri Athletic Department has lost men's basketball head coach Frank Haith and hired Kim Anderson as his replacement.
Frank Haith was the head coach for three seasons leading the MU Tigers to two NCAA tournament appearances. He (More)
Posted 7:21 PM 4/29/2014 by Michael Doudna, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - Mizzou fans filled the Mizzou practice arena to welcome new head basketball coach Kim Anderson Tuesday. Fans had the opportunity to meet and take pictures with Anderson.
The coaching gig is a homecoming for Anderson who was a former Mizzou basketball player and assistant coach (More)
Posted 3:24 PM 4/29/2014 by Jenna Middaugh, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Expected contract numbers were released Tuesday for the new University of Missouri head men's basketball coach Kim Anderson.
MU Athletic Spokesman Chad Moller said Anderson's base salary would be $300,000. Anderson would get $800,000 in guarantees, making his guaranteed salary (More)
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Posted 9:44 AM 4/29/2014 by Jack Wascher and Brent Pearson, KOMU 8 Sports Reporters
COLUMBIA - The University of Missouri introduced Kim Anderson Tuesday as its 18th head basketball coach in program history. Athletic Director Mike Alden made the announcement at the Reynolds Almuni Center.
The "True Son" native comes back to his alma mater for the third time after coaching (More)
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)
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)
The No. 5 Mizzou wrestling squad makes their way to Troy, N.Y. this Saturday for the 2014 Northeast Duals. Head Coach Brian Smith and his Tigers will compete in four duals, including a matchup against No. 19 Oklahoma.
Mizzou volleyball closed its season with a 3-2 (27-25, 25-23, 21-25, 21-25, 12-15) loss to Alabama on Wednesday night (Nov. 26) at the Hearnes Center. The Tigers were led by sophomore Carly Kan (Honolulu, Hawaii), who tallied her 19th double-double of the season, matching the school record for double-doubles in...
Mizzou kept host school Chaminade at an arm's length throughout the Tigers' final game at the EA Sports Maui Invitational, outrunning the Silverswords down the stretch for a 74-60 victory.
The Mizzou men's swimming and diving team is ranked third nationally in the Nov. 26 College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) NCAA Division I Men's Team Rankings, the CSCAA announced on Wednesday. The No. 3 ranking is the highest in program history, besting the No. 7 ranking the squad...
Mizzou volleyball sophomore All-American Carly Kan (Honolulu, Hawaii) was named SEC Scholar Athlete of the Year, as announced by the SEC office on Wednesday (Nov. 25). Kan shares the award with Florida's Holly Pole and Texas A&M's Shelby Sullivan. This is the second major academic award for Kan this year...