Posted 2:15 PM 3/3/2014 by Tori Chamberlain, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
KANSAS CITY - Three Central Methodist players, headlined by Co-Player of the Year Melvin Tillman, have been named to the 2014 All-Heart of America Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Teams. Tillman was voted to the first team. Mitchell Farr was named to the third team, while Eric McDaniel was an (More)...
Posted 3:53 PM 3/2/2014 by Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
COLUMBIA - Missouri Forward Keanau Post is feeling much more comfortable in a Tigers uniform.
“A lot more comfortable,” Post said.
“Bit more comfortable out there than he is right now,” Missouri Head Coach Frank Haith said.
Post scored a career high 14 (More)...
Posted 12:48 PM 3/1/2014 by Luke Slabaugh, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - The Missouri Tigers defeated the Mississippi State Bulldogs 85-66 at Mizzou Arena in Columbia Saturday afternoon.
The Tigers improve to 20-9 overall on the season and 8-8 in SEC play. With the win, Missouri snapped a losing streak of two consecutive games. The Tigers have won 20 (More)...
Posted 5:11 PM 2/28/2014 by Morgan Dzakowic, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
MID-MISSOURI - Here are some local scores for Friday, February 28:
High School Girls' BasketballNew Bloomfield 55, Russellville 33 Hermann 55, North Callaway 41
High School Boys' BasketballHickman 96 (More)...
Posted 8:28 PM 2/27/2014 by Clayton Conness, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
Scores from local boys high school basketball action on Feb. 27, 2014 include:
Tipton 46, New Bloomfield 36
Harrisburg 69, New Franklin 62
Tolton 88, Salisbury 69
Scores from local girls high school basketball action on Feb. 27, 2014 include:
Rock Bridge 88, Battle 21
Hickman 56, Sullivan 45
Posted 12:57 PM 2/26/2014 by Creighton Hayes, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
FULTON - For the seventh consecutive season, the Westminster men's basketball team moves on to the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Tournament.
The tournament includes the top four finishers during the regular season: MacMurray College, Spalding University, Webster (More)...
Posted 8:01 PM 2/25/2014 by Corey Miller, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
ATHENS, Ga. - With a 71-56 loss Tuesday against the Georgia Bulldogs, the Missouri Tigers moved below .500 in the SEC, and suffered a critical blow to their NCAA Tournament hopes.
The usual combination of Jordan Clarkson and Jabari Brown was not enough for Missouri this time. Each (More)...
Posted 8:02 PM 2/24/2014 by James Packard, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Below are the local scores for Monday, February 24.
Sturgeon 57, Salisbury 41
N. Callaway 53, Wright City 24
Harrisburg 74, Fayette 45
Tolton 43, Slater 24(More)...