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MU baseball supports service dog training

MU baseball supports service dog training

Posted 10:57 PM 3/1/2015 by Hanna Battah, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - Members of the Missouri baseball team played ball Wednesday with unconventional teammates.

The players met up to toss a ball around to three of the newest puppies from local organization Puppies with Purpose. This season each (More)...

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Mizzou women defeat Arkansas in regular season finale

Mizzou women defeat Arkansas in regular season finale

Posted 2:32 PM 3/1/2015 by Alex Farkas, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - It may have been senior night for Missouri women's basketball players Morgan Eye and Bree Fowler, but it was the sophomores that stole the show for the Tigers as they defeated the Arkansas Razorbacks 57-41.

After coming off a big upset in College Station, Texas over the No. 12 (More)...

Mizzou baseball off to its best start since 1985 with sweep of UIC

2/28/2015

Mizzou Baseball continues hot start with Doubleheader Sweep

Mizzou Baseball continues hot start with Doubleheader Sweep

Posted 6:15 PM 2/28/2015 by Chris Turner, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

MILLINGTON, Tennessee - Missouri baseball made it five consecutive wins with a sweep of Saturday's doubleheader vs. the University of Illinois-Chicago.

The Tigers won game one in dramatic fashion with junior Josh Lester hitting a walk-off home run to give Missouri the 3-2 win. The pitching (More)...

Georgia rolls past Missouri 68-44 for third straight win

2/27/2015

Appalachian State hires Douglas Gillin as Athletic Director

Appalachian State hires Douglas Gillin as Athletic Director

Posted 7:55 AM 2/28/2015 by KOMU 8 Digital Staff & The Associated Press

BOONE, North Carolina (AP) - Appalachian State has hired Douglas Gillin as its athletic director. Chancellor Sheri N. Everts announced the hiring Friday and says Gillin will begin April 6.

Gillin comes to Appalachian State from Missouri, where he has been its deputy athletic director since (More)...

2/26/2015

Late 3 lifts Missouri women over No. 12 Texas A&M 70-69

Late 3 lifts Missouri women over No. 12 Texas A&M 70-69

Posted 8:57 PM 2/26/2015 by The Associated Press

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - Maddie Stock made the game-winning 3-pointer with 0.1 seconds left to give Missouri women a 70-69 upset over No. 12 Texas A&M on Thursday night.

Sierra Michaelis went the length of the court and drove into traffic before kicking out to Stock who was open (More)...

2/25/2015

Missouri wrestler named MAC Wrestler of the Week

Missouri wrestler named MAC Wrestler of the Week

Posted 1:15 PM 2/25/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - For the second time in the 2014-15 season, Missouri wrestling's Alan Waters has been named MAC Wrestler of the Week. 

Waters, a senior from Kansas City, went 3-0 this past weekend at the 2015 National Duels Finals at the University of Iowa and moved to the No.1 ranking in (More)...

2/28/2015

Mid-Missouri sporting event cancellations

Mid-Missouri sporting event cancellations

Posted 8:41 AM 2/25/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff

COLUMBIA - Due to inclement weather predicted for the weekend of Feb. 27-28 and Mar. 1, the following sporting events involving mid-Missouri teams have been either rescheduled or canceled.

Mizzou baseball: home-opening series against the University of Illinois-Chicago (More)...

2/24/2015

Mizzou snaps record losing streak with win against Florida

Mizzou snaps record losing streak with win against Florida

Posted 7:57 PM 2/24/2015 by Corey Miller, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Missouri entered the night riding a program-worst 13 game losing streak. Florida head coach Billy Donovan entered the night with 499 career wins. Something had to give.

In the end, it was the Tigers who pulled away with a 64-52 victory at Mizzou Arena.

The Tigers were (More)...

2/23/2015

Mizzou softball, baseball earn SEC weekly honors

Mizzou softball, baseball earn SEC weekly honors

Posted 4:42 PM 2/23/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff

COLUMBIA - The Missouri baseball and softball teams both had winning weekends, which resulted in a set of weekly honors from the Southeastern Conference for both squads.

Freshman left-handed pitcher Paige Lowary, who was named SEC Freshman of the Week, helped the Tiger softball team get (More)...

Florida's Finney-Smith remains suspended, out at Missouri

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