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3/18/2015

Columbia police close sexual assault case of former MU swimmer

Posted 9:54 AM 3/18/2015 by Jessica Mensch, KOMU 8 Reporter and Mark Bergin, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - After more than a year of reviewing evidence, Columbia police say the were unable to identify a suspect as the Sasha Menu Courey sexual assault case comes to a close.

Menu Courey was a former MU swimmer, whose suicide prompted national attention including ESPN's "Outside the (More)...

Menu Courey case a catalyst for MU sexual assault reporting reform

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Mizzou baseball falls to Air Force

Mid-Missouri sporting event cancellations

3/17/2015

The woman behind Missouri wrestling

Posted 12:23 PM 3/17/2015 by Genevieve Reaume, KOMU 8 Sports

COLUMBIA - Behind every successful man is a woman, and for Coach Smith of the Missouri wrestling team, it's no different.

"I would say it was love at first sight," Denise Smith, wife of Coach Brian Smith, said. (More)...

3/16/2015

Mizzou baseball into Collegiate Baseball Top 30

Mizzou baseball into Collegiate Baseball Top 30

Posted 2:09 PM 3/16/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Following a three-game sweep at Georgia to start SEC play, the Missouri Tigers baseball team has cracked the Collegiate Baseball Top 30.

The Tigers (15-4, 3-0) moved into the ranking, released Monday, at No. 26. In the USA Today Coaches Poll and National College Baseball Writers (More)...

Missouri wrestler J'den Cox gives inspiration to little boy

3/15/2015

Mizzou golf gets third win of season

Mizzou golf gets third win of season

Posted 1:54 PM 3/15/2015 by Samantha Hoffmann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

BANDON, Oregon - The Mizzou golf team claimed its third victory of the season Sunday at the Bandon Dunes Champtionship after the final round was cancelled due to weather.

Both sophomore LInus Lilliedahl and freshman Hayden Buckley recorded career-best finishes with Lilliedahl tying for (More)...

Mizzou tennis swept by Florida

Mizzou softball gets 11th straight win

Mizzou softball ties school record with five home runs

3/14/2015

Missouri sweeps Georgia in SEC Doubleheader

Missouri sweeps Georgia in SEC Doubleheader

Posted 12:21 PM 3/14/2015 by Tyler Murry and Chris Turner, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producers

ATHENS, Georgia - The Missouri baseball team defeated Georgia twice, 5-1 and 8-4, to start SEC play on Saturday. With the pair of wins, Missouri has now won four straight games and improves to 14-4 overall and 2-0 in conference play. 

Both pitchers for Missouri had strong outings. (More)...

3/11/2015

Mizzou men's basketball season ends vs. South Carolina

Mizzou men's basketball season ends vs. South Carolina

Posted 9:23 PM 3/11/2015 by Samantha Hoffmann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

NASHVILLE - The worst season in Mizzou men's basketball history since the 1966-1967 season is finally over as Mizzou dropped its opening game in the SEC Tournament to South Carolina 63-54 Wednesday night at Bridgestone Arena. Mizzou came within two points in the second half, but was unable to (More)...

Mizzou baseball wins final game before beginning conference play

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