Citrus Bowl parade joins Mizzou, Minnesota fans

Posted 3:31 PM 12/30/2014 by Hanna Battah, KOMU 8 Reporter

ORLANDO - Gloomy weather plagued cities around the Sunshine State Tuesday, but the Citrus Bowl parade was filled with color.

120,000 oranges, tangerines and grapefruit decorated parade floats for the annual event before the game.

Parade Director Stephanie Hanisak said organizers (More)...

Mizzou fans arrive in Orlando for the Citrus Bowl


KOMU 8 News travels to Gopher territory

Posted 4:07 PM 12/29/2014 by Hanna Battah, KOMU 8 Reporter

MINNEAPOLIS - KOMU 8 News visited the land of 10,000 lakes to see what Minnesota fans thought about their chances of winning Thursday's Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl game.

University of Minnesota senior Muhammad Mire said he thinks playing in Minnesota's bitter cold temperatures has (More)...

Gatorland adds a thrill for visitors in Orlando


Smith out, Daniel in as Chiefs QB for Sunday

Smith out, Daniel in as Chiefs QB for Sunday

Posted 12:25 PM 12/26/2014 by The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY (AP) - Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith will miss Sunday's game against the San Diego Chargers because of a lacerated spleen. Former Missouri quarterback Chase Daniel will start in his place.

Team trainer Rick Burkholder said Friday that Smith was likely hurt on a hit during the (More)...


Rams Wells tries to rebound from costly botched snaps

Rams Wells tries to rebound from costly botched snaps

Posted 10:40 PM 12/23/2014 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Over and over, Scott Wells refused to make excuses for the ones that got away.

The St. Louis Rams center accepts a lot of the blame for last week's loss to the Giants. He botched two crucial shotgun snaps, twice hiking it over Shaun Hill's head, and playing hurt is not (More)...

Barry Odom returns to Mizzou as defensive coordinator

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