Puryear with 20 points, Missouri beats Wofford 83-74

Puryear with 20 points, Missouri beats Wofford 83-74

Posted 9:52 PM 11/13/2015 by The Associated Press

COLUMBIA (AP) — Kevin Puryear scored 20 points and grabbed five rebounds to lead Missouri to an 83-74 victory over Wofford in the season opener for both teams on Friday night.

Namon Wright, who was withheld from Missouri's 92-53 exhibition victory against Missouri Western last (More)...

Pinkel resigns after 15 years

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Sports Hall of Fame inductee was former MU player, Cardinal

Posted 10:16 AM 11/12/2015 by Lina Young, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

FULTON - This Sunday Charlies James will be inducted into the Missouri Sports Hall of fame. 

When James came to the University of Missouri in 1955, he was on a football scholarship, but he held onto the dream of playing professional baseball.

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William Woods professor gets into Missouri Sports Hall of Fame


Rock Bridge athletes sign to play at collegiate level

Posted 9:59 PM 11/11/2015 by Abby Rice, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Rock Bridge lacrosse player Meredith Reehl signed with Midland University in Nebraska. Reehl is the first Rock Bridge female lacrosse player to sign with a university.

Three other Rock Bridge athletes signed letters of intent to complete collegiately in their respective sports (More)...


Promoted backup Blaine Gabbert leads 49ers past Falcons

Promoted backup Blaine Gabbert leads 49ers past Falcons

Posted 5:21 PM 11/8/2015 by The Associated Press

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Blaine Gabbert threw a pair of second-quarter touchdown passes to Garrett Celek and the undermanned San Francisco 49ers held on to beat the Atlanta Falcons 17-16 on Sunday.

The 49ers (More)...

Mizzou Volleyball sweeps LSU in Baton Rouge

Vikings lose Bridgewater, beat Rams 21-18 in OT


Recap of MU football team's support to protest against racism

Posted 2:19 PM 11/8/2015 by Luke Slabaugh, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

COLUMBIA - The Board of Curators of the University of Missouri plan to meet Monday morning at 10:00 a.m., to talk about the racial unrest that's escalated on the MU campus this past week.

MU Football Coach Gary Pinkel is supporting his football players as they put all football-related (More)...


Local Scores: Friday, November 6, 2015

Local Scores: Friday, November 6, 2015

Posted 8:31 PM 11/6/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

MID-MISSOURI - Here are some local scores from around the area for Friday, November 5, 2015:

Men's College Basketball (Exhibition):

Missouri 94, Missouri Western 53


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Mizzou football frustrated but has resolve

Prescott throws 4 TD passes, Mississippi State tops Missouri

Weather affects MU football game more than traffic

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