Posted 8:50 PM 11/21/2014 by Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Reporter
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - On the field, the Missouri Tigers and Tennessee Volunteers don't have a huge rivalry. Saturday marks only the third time in the two schools' history they've ever met. But, one television station in Knoxville, Tenn., takes this game extra seriously.
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Posted 8:24 PM 11/22/2014 by The Associated Press
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee (AP) - Missouri found a way to win on the road once again.
Now, the 19th-ranked Tigers return home with a chance to earn their second straight trip to the Southeastern Conference championship game.
Maty Mauk threw a pair of fourth-quarter touchdown passes (More)...
Posted 8:32 PM 11/21/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Battle's varsity football team is headed to the Division 5 state championship game. After finishing 5-4 in its inaugural season, the Spartans have a chance to win the title in just their second season.
Led by running backs Nash Sutherland and Marshall Willingham, Battle (More)...
Posted 7:37 PM 11/19/2014 by Justin Cowan, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - The Missouri Tigers added on to their season win total after defeating the Oral Roberts Golden Eagles 78-64 on Wednesday night. The Tiger offense was impressive, shooting over 50% from the field and 57% from behind the three-point line.
Montaque Gill-Ceasar led the scoring (More)...
Posted 8:13 PM 11/18/2014 by Chelsea Vaughn, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
Men's College Basketball
Columbia College- 73
Missouri Valley -92
Women's College Basketball
Missouri Valley- 66
Posted 4:18 PM 11/17/2014 by Tom Kackley, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - The SEC rewarded a Missouri Tiger on the offensive side of the ball for a change.
Russell Hansbrough won the SEC Offensive Player of the Week award after piling up 199 yards and two touchdowns against Texas A&M in a 34-27 victory Saturday.
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Posted 7:47 PM 11/16/2014 by Greg Dailey, KOMU 8 Reporter
LAWRENCE, Kansas - The Border War lives on in 2014.
Missouri defeated Kansas 3-1 at Rock Chalk Park in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, the first matchup between the rivals in three years.
The Tigers wasted little time in the freezing temperatures and jumped on the (More)...
Posted 12:32 PM 11/10/2014 by Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
COLUMBIA - Columbia College guard Pep Stanciel has a unique relationship with his stepfather.
"Ron, he's more than just a father figure, he's a best friend to me," Columbia College guard Pep Stanciel said.
"I'm his step father, but I definitely don't look at like that. I'm his (More)...