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Three Columbia College players honored by NAIA

Three Columbia College players honored by NAIA

Posted 9:23 PM 3/23/2017 by Edward Redler, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Three Columbia College basketball players received NAIA All-American honors Thursday.

Junior Jackson Dubinski earned third-team honors and both senior Malik Ray and junior Nic Reynolds earned honorable mention recognition.Dubinski, a 6'1" guard out of Rock Bridge (More)

3/22/2017

With win over Arkansas Little Rock, Mizzou baseball tallies 20 in a row

With win over Arkansas Little Rock, Mizzou baseball tallies 20 in a row

Posted 5:13 PM 3/22/2017 by Travis Breese, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Missouri Baseball eclipsed Arkansas Little Rock by a tally of 11-8 on Tuesday night at Taylor Stadium to build on their impressive now 20-game win streak. The Tigers currently rank No. 18 in the country on Baseball America's mid-season rankings and their 20-1 mark is the best in (More)

3/21/2017

Harrisburg boys basketball looks for a new coach

Harrisburg boys basketball looks for a new coach

Posted 8:08 PM 3/22/2017 by Amanda Henderson, KOMU 8 Reporter

HARRISBURG – After nearly two decades, Harrisburg High School will have a new men’s basketball coach.

Steve Combs officially announced his retirement from coaching Harrisburg boy’s basketball last Wednesday. Earlier in the year, Combs had been given the job of (More)

3/22/2017

Columbia native Michael Porter Jr. named Gatorade National Player of the Year

Columbia native Michael Porter Jr. named Gatorade National Player of the Year

Posted 2:23 PM 3/22/2017 by Jacob Kornhauser, KOMU 8 Sports

COLUMBIA - Former Father Tolton Catholic High School star basketball player Michael Porter Jr. has been named the Gatorade High School Basketball Player of the Year. 

Porter was surprised with the award at his home in Seattle with his family.

Porter did not play his senior (More)

3/21/2017

Metz named NAIA softball player of the week

Metz named NAIA softball player of the week

Posted 2:28 PM 3/21/2017 by Micaela Dea, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Junior Allyson Metz of Columbia College was honored the NAIA National Softball Player of the Week on Tuesday.

     Metz helped the Cougars go 4-0 from March 13 to 19, with wins against Harris-Stowe State and Missouri Baptist. She has a batting average of .786 (More)

3/20/2017

Cuonzo Martin introduced as Mizzou basketball coach

Cuonzo Martin introduced as Mizzou basketball coach

Posted 9:54 AM 3/21/2017 by Matt Antonic, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer and Chris Turner, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

COLUMBIA - The University of Missouri introduced Cuonzo Martin as 19th head basketball coach in program history in a Monday press conference at Mizzou Arena.

Martin comes to Columbia after head coaching jobs at Missouri State, Tennessee and California, where he compiled an overall record (More)

3/18/2017

No. 25 Missouri baseball extends streak with win over Alabama

No. 25 Missouri baseball extends streak with win over Alabama

Posted 9:30 PM 3/18/2017 by Edward Redler, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — No. 25 Mizzou Baseball defeated Alabama 7-4 Saturday.

With the victory, the team extends its win streak to 18 games, which is the longest active one in the nation.

The 18-1 record is the best start in program history. The win streak is the second-longest one (More)

3/17/2017

No. 23 Missouri baseball extends streak, defeats Alabama in SEC opener

No. 23 Missouri baseball extends streak, defeats Alabama in SEC opener

Posted 7:26 PM 3/18/2017 by Edward Redler, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - No. 23 Missouri baseball opened conference play Friday night by defeating the Alabama Crimson Tide 3-0.

Mizzou (17-1, 1-0 SEC) extended its winning streak to 17 games, tied with Louisville for the nation's longest active winning streak. It is the best record through 18 (More)

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