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"Mr. Mizzou" dies at 86

"Mr. Mizzou" dies at 86

Posted 6:57 AM 10/29/2014 by Tori Chamberlain, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Former Mizzou football player and color commentator John Kadlec, also known as "Mr. Mizzou", has died at 86.

Kadlec was known as a beloved figure in the MU community for decades.

Born October 22, 1928, Kadlec played on the offensive line for the Tigers from 1948-1950. (More)...


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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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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