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Columbia athletes help Special Olympics basketball team

Columbia athletes help Special Olympics basketball team

Posted 2:36 PM 3/6/2015 by John Zupon, KOMU 8 Sports

COLUMBIA - The Special Olympics is deeply rooted in mid-Missouri. Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO), has events at the University of Missouri every year and there are programs going year round.

One of those events is basketball.

"There is this slogan that I heard, ‘you should (More)...

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Georgia women beat Missouri 75-64 in SEC Tournament

Georgia women beat Missouri 75-64 in SEC Tournament

Posted 7:44 PM 3/5/2015 by The Associated Press

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas (AP) - Tiaria Griffin scored 21 points, Krista Donald added 13 points and 15 rebounds, and the 10th-seeded Georgia women beat No. 7 Missouri 75-64 in the SEC tournament second round on Thursday.

Griffin and Erika Ford made back-to-back jumpers to spark a 10-1 (More)...

Local Scores: Thursday, March 5, 2015

Mizzou hosts National College Wheelchair basketball tournament

3/3/2015

Shamburger leads Missouri to 63-61 win over Auburn

Posted 6:18 AM 3/4/2015 by The Associated Press

COLUMBIA (AP) - Keith Shamburger thought about diving. The Missouri Tigers are glad he didn't.

After watching teammate Montaque Gill-Caesar poke the ball away from Auburn's Cinmeon Bowers Tuesday night, the senior instead grabbed it and drained a 10-footer with 10.9 seconds remaining to (More)...

3/2/2015

Local Scores: Monday, March 2

Local Scores: Monday, March 2

Posted 3:53 PM 3/2/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

MID-MISSOURI: Here are your local scores from around the area for Monday, March 2nd, 2015:

Girls High School Basketball

Fulton: 59

Hannibal: 33 

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3/1/2015

Mizzou women defeat Arkansas in regular season finale

Mizzou women defeat Arkansas in regular season finale

Posted 2:32 PM 3/1/2015 by Alex Farkas, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - It may have been senior night for Missouri women's basketball players Morgan Eye and Bree Fowler, but it was the sophomores that stole the show for the Tigers as they defeated the Arkansas Razorbacks 57-41.

After coming off a big upset in College Station, Texas over the No. 12 (More)...

2/28/2015

Local Scores: Saturday, February 28

Local Scores: Saturday, February 28

Posted 5:50 PM 2/28/2015 by Chris Turner, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

MID-MISSOURI: Here are your local scores from around the area for Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015:

Men's College Basketball

No. 13 Columbia College: 71

Benedictine-Springfield: 60 

Boys High School Basketball

Tolton: 72 

South Callaway: 60 

Georgia rolls past Missouri 68-44 for third straight win

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