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  • Missouri Curators to Meet Amid New Coach Search

    Missouri Curators to Meet Amid New Coach Search

    Posted 2:48 PM 4/25/2014 by The Associated Press

    COLUMBIA (AP) - University of Missouri curators have called a special meeting for Monday amid a search for a new men's basketball coach at the flagship Columbia campus.

    A public meeting notice released Friday makes no mention of the vacancy created when Tigers coach Frank Haith left one (More)

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  • Drop in Faith in Haith Led to His Departure

    Posted 8:00 PM 4/21/2014 by Tyler Greever, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - Faith is a funny thing.

    At one moment, it can be confirmed and strengthened, like when the 2011-2012 Missouri basketball team won the Phillips 66 Big 12 Tournament title.

    At another, it can be questioned and weakened, like when that same team lost as a two seed to fifteen (More)

  • After Haith, Who's Next?

    After Haith, Who's Next?

    Posted 7:47 AM 4/18/2014 by Tom Kackley, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Missouri head men's basketball coach Frank Haith is expected to accept the head coaching job at Tulsa University Friday. Fans will certainly look to fill that seat with candidates that might never consider it and also those who could be very glad to take the reins of this program.

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  • Frank Haith's Past: Frequent Moves and NCAA Infractions

    Frank Haith's Past: Frequent Moves and NCAA Infractions

    Posted 4:05 PM 4/17/2014 by Thomas Bradbury, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - University of Missouri basketball coach Frank Haith arrived in Tulsa, Oklahoma late Thursday afternoon, and multiple media outlets say the trip signals the end of his coaching career for the Tigers, which began three years ago.

    Reports indicate Haith has a verbal agreement to (More)

  • John Moseley Named Lincoln University Men's Basketball Coach

    John Moseley Named Lincoln University Men's Basketball Coach

    Posted 3:48 PM 4/14/2014 by Tori Chamberlain, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    JEFFERSON CITY - John Moseley has been named as the next head men's basketball coach at Lincoln University.

    A news conference was held by Lincoln University president Dr. Kevin Rome and athletic director Betty Kemna on Monday to announce the hiring.

    "We're committed to building a (More)

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  • Missouri Basketball Commit Namon Wright Gets Recognized

    Missouri Basketball Commit Namon Wright Gets Recognized

    Posted 5:25 PM 4/10/2014 by Thomas Bradbury, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - A future Missouri Tiger received an honor Thursday. The 6-foot-5 shooting guard Namon Wright has been named a 2014 All-American by BallIsLife.com.

    He will compete in the publication's annual All-Star game on May 3 at Long Beach City College.

    Wright had an impressive year (More)

  • MU Basketball Dismisses Zach Price

    MU Basketball Dismisses Zach Price

    Posted 2:00 PM 4/10/2014 by KOMU 8 Digital Staff

    COLUMBIA - University of Missouri Basketball coach Frank Haith dismissed James Zach Price from the team Thursday.

    Missouri Basketball guard Earnest Ross filed a restraining order April 2 against Price. In the restraining order, Ross wrote, "I feel threatened by this activity and violated. (More)

  • 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)

  • 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)

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  • 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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  • M. Golf. Mizzou, SEC Battle ACC At DICK'S Sporting Goods Collegiate Challenge Cup

    After beginning the season with its third consecutive victory at the Turning Stone Intercollegiate, Mizzou Golf heads to Kingston Springs, Tenn., to compete in the DICK'S Sporting Goods Collegiate Challenge Cup, Sept. 19-21.

  • W. Tennis. Tennis Travels To Kansas City For Fall 2014 Opener

    For the third consecutive year, Mizzou tennis will begin their season with the Mizzou Invite at The Plaza Tennis Center in Kansas City, Mo. The three day event will take place Friday, Sept. 19 - Sunday, Sept. 21. Admission to the Mizzou Invite is free throughout the weekend.

  • W. Golf. Inclement Weather Plagues Tigers at Cougar Classic

    Lighting delays and rain plagued the Tigers all through the Powerade Cougar Classic this week, even stopping third round play twice. Held at Yeamans Hall Club, the Tigers finished 22nd overall with a final score 53-over par on the Par 72, 6,204-yard course. Arkansas (-18), UCLA (-11) and Duke (-8)...

  • Cross Country. XC Women Move Up in Regional Rankings

    COLUMBIA, Mo. - After two exciting meets to kick of the season, the Tiger women have reclaimed their 2013 position on the Midwest Regional rankings, released by the USTFCCCA (U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association) on Monday. They moved up from their pre-season No. 5 position to...

  • Baseball. Mizzou Baseball Hires Hunter Mense as Hitting Coach

    Mizzou head baseball coach Tim Jamieson has announced that Mizzou graduate and former Tiger All-American Hunter Mense has been promoted and will serve as the program's full time hitting coach. Mense, one of the brightest young minds in college baseball, had a very successful playing career both collegiately and at...