Helias football loses its first game of the year to Rockhurst

Posted 8:42 PM 10/9/2014 by Nick Hehemann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

JEFFERSON CITY - In a matchup of two powerhouse Missouri football teams, Rockhurst got the better of Helias on Thursday night in a 40-10 victory. 

The loss was the first of the year for the Crusaders, as they are now 7-1 on the season. 

Next up for Helias is a home game against Sullivan on Friday, Oct. 17. 

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SEC East overshadowed by more powerful West

SEC East overshadowed by more powerful West

Posted 12:14 PM 10/8/2014 by The Associated Press

ATHENS, Georgia (AP) - An important Southeastern Conference Eastern Division showdown is being overshadowed this week by another deluge of compelling SEC West games.

The only ranked teams from the SEC East will meet on Saturday when No. 13 Georgia visits No. 23 Missouri in a game which (More)...

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AT&T and MU announce wireless upgrade at football field

Posted 5:08 PM 10/6/2014 by Alex Brown, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - Seven Saturdays a year, Memorial Stadium normally fills with more than 70,000 rowdy fans. 

However, on Monday, the stadium was quiet and peaceful as AT&T and Mizzou officials led a tour to showcase a new wireless system. 

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Fake punt helps 49ers beat Chiefs 22-17

Fake punt helps 49ers beat Chiefs 22-17

Posted 4:37 PM 10/5/2014 by The Associated Press

SANTA CLARA, California (AP) - Colin Kaepernick threw for 201 yards and a touchdown, Frank Gore ran for 107 yards and the San Francisco 49ers converted a fake punt to beat the Kansas City Chiefs 22-17 on Sunday.

The 49ers (3-2) turned to a trick play on fourth-and-1 from their own 29 early (More)...

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FNF high school football scores and photos: Week 7

FNF high school football scores and photos: Week 7

Posted 2:26 PM 10/3/2014 by John Zupon, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - There were some crazy scores in week seven of mid-Missouri high school football. It seems the cold did not slow any one down, as evidenced by a lot of high scores.

Click here to see all the scores.

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Opening Drive: Previewing high school football, week seven

Posted 10:32 AM 10/2/2014 by Tyler Greever, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

COLUMBIA - On this week's episode of Opening Drive, find out why one South Callaway player can never seem to stay off the field.

See the top plays from weeks four through six of this season and find out who our host thinks the top three teams are in mid-Missouri right now.

Finally, our host previews the Friday Night Fever Game of the Week: Palmyra vs. Centralia. All of the other games on this week's slate are previewed too! 

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