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10/25/2014

Sasser and Mauk lead Missouri past Vanderbilt 24-14

Sasser and Mauk lead Missouri past Vanderbilt 24-14

Posted 4:46 PM 10/25/2014 by The Associated Press

COLUMBIA (AP) - Bud Sasser scored two touchdowns and Russell Hansbrough added another to lead Missouri past Vanderbilt 24-14 Saturday and end a two-game home losing streak.

After scoring twice apiece on special teams and defense last week at Florida, the Tigers (6-2, 3-1 Southeastern (More)...

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10/24/2014

Greek community showcases house decorations

Posted 6:01 AM 10/24/2014 by Eduardo Gonzalez, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - Greek Town will be decked out Friday night for House Decs. The sororities and fraternities decorate their houses and the crowds are able to walk around and enjoy the sights.

The University of Missouri is credited for creating Homecoming. This year marks the 103rd Homecoming, as (More)...

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10/23/2014

Local high school teammates bonded by more than football

Posted 12:35 PM 10/23/2014 by Eric Kelly, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

MEXICO - Many teams base their success on the number of wins and losses at the end of the season.

The Missouri Military Academy Colonels are not one of those teams.

On paper, this small college preparatory school in Mexico, MO is failing on the football field. Over a stretch of (More)...

California player wears pink socks for deceased mother

10/22/2014

Murphy sets pace as Missouri's offense stumbles

Murphy sets pace as Missouri's offense stumbles

Posted 1:55 PM 10/22/2014 by The Associated Press

COLUMBIA (AP) - Missouri running back Marcus Murphy expects to make a big play every game. Sometimes it works out, other times it doesn't.

"On Saturday, it happened a lot," the fifth-year senior said of his performance against the Florida Gators.

He scored three touchdowns in the (More)...

Chiefs' Charles passes battery of concussion tests

10/21/2014

Cowboys release Michael Sam from practice squad

Cowboys release Michael Sam from practice squad

Posted 3:56 PM 10/21/2014 by The Associated Press

IRVING, Texas (AP) - The Dallas Cowboys have released Michael Sam from the practice squad, another setback as the NFL's first openly gay player tries to make an active roster during the regular season for the first time.

Sam was signed to Dallas' practice squad on Sept. 3, four days after (More)...

10/20/2014

Murphy and Ray receive all-SEC weekly honors

Murphy and Ray receive all-SEC weekly honors

Posted 4:08 PM 10/20/2014 by Tom Kackley, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Mizzou tailback Marcus Murphy hauled in another award from the SEC and defensive end Shane Ray tallied his third honor from the conference this year.

The SEC named Murphy as the All-SEC Special Team's Player of the Week, and it named Ray Defensive Lineman of the Week after a (More)...

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10/19/2014

Rams fans and Ferguson protestors clash outside Rams game

Rams fans and Ferguson protestors clash outside Rams game

Posted 8:04 PM 10/19/2014 by Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Police say two women have been arrested after dozens of Rams fans and Ferguson protesters clashed outside the Edward Jones Dome.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that one protester tried to jab a Rams fan with a pole bearing an upside down American flag on Sunday (More)...

10/20/2014

Mizzou to host Kentucky, SEC Network pre-game show

Mizzou to host Kentucky, SEC Network pre-game show

Posted 9:32 AM 10/20/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer

COLUMBIA - Missouri Tiger fans will have an action packed day of SEC football when the Kentucky Wildcats come to town on Nov. 1. On Monday, the Southeastern Conference announced the game will kickoff at 3 p.m. and can be seen on the SEC Network.

In addition to the game, the SEC Network's (More)...

10/19/2014

Santos' 48-yard field goal lifts Chiefs over Bolts

Santos' 48-yard field goal lifts Chiefs over Bolts

Posted 4:23 PM 10/19/2014 by The Associated Press

SAN DIEGO (AP) - Cairo Santos kicked a 48-yard field goal field goal with 21 seconds left and the Kansas City Chiefs beat San Diego 23-20 Sunday, snapping the Chargers' five-game winning streak.

The Chiefs moved into field goal range thanks to Alex Smith, who completed three straight (More)...

Rams hold off Seahawks 28-26

10/18/2014

Missouri routs Florida 42-13

Posted 8:44 PM 10/18/2014 by The Associated Press

GAINESVILLE, Florida - Marcus Murphy scored three touchdowns, including two on special teams, and Missouri embarrassed Florida 42-13 Saturday night.

The Tigers (5-2, 2-1 Southeastern Conference) scored on a kickoff return, a punt return, a fumble return and an interception return. (More)...

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