Four MU football players involved in car accident

Four MU football players involved in car accident

Posted 7:00 PM 9/18/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Four University of Missouri football players were involved in a car accident Friday afternoon at the intersection of College and University Ave.

Freshman defensive tackle Terry Beckner Jr. was the driver of the vehicle. Beckner Jr. along with freshman Keyon Dilosa were treated (More)...


Lackey, Cardinals sweep; Brewers pitcher Nelson hurt

Lackey, Cardinals sweep; Brewers pitcher Nelson hurt

Posted 9:28 PM 9/17/2015 by The Associated Press

MILWAUKEE (AP) - John Lackey pitched seven shutout innings and the NL Central-leading St. Louis Cardinals beat Milwaukee 6-3 Thursday night in a game delayed after Brewers pitcher Jimmy Nelson was hit in the head by a line drive.

The Cardinals swept the three-game series to extend their (More)...

Infante drives in 7 runs as Royals down Indians 8-4

Local Scores: Thursday, September 17, 2015

Royals move struggling Danny Duffy to bullpen


Hickman football sees future in Thompson

Posted 3:23 PM 9/17/2015 by Luke Slabaugh, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

COLUMBIA - Arnel Monroe looks at his football team, and the coach recognizes the Kewpies have a different look than most years. The Hickman football team has 72 players. 14 of them own a driver's license.

"We're a young football team and we're building for the future," (More)...


Two Mizzou swimmers selected to U.S. National Team

Two Mizzou swimmers selected to U.S. National Team

Posted 1:01 PM 9/17/2015 by Sam Knef, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

COLUMBIA - Two of MU's top athletes were selected for the 2015-2016 USA Swimming National Team. To qualify, swimmers had to produce a top six time nationally in their respective race, in any sanctioned meet between January first and August tenth of 2015.

Sophomore Hannah Stevens ranks (More)...

Play of the Week Winner: Drake Menconi (week four)


Missouri stand up paddle boarder looks to break more records

Posted 12:39 PM 9/14/2015 by Abby Rice, KOMU 8 Sports

COLUMBIA - When Shane Perrin first picked up a paddle nearly eight years ago, stand up paddle boarding was a fairly unknown sport.

After a friend from Florida introduced him to the sport, Perrin started to research stand up paddle boarding, commonly referred to as "SUP."


Hikers travel 30.1 miles for cystic fibrosis


Davis hits 42nd homer, O's beat Royals 8-2

Davis hits 42nd homer, O's beat Royals 8-2

Posted 8:58 PM 9/13/2015 by The Associated Press

BALTIMORE (AP) - Chris Davis hit his league-leading 42nd home run, Jonathan Schoop added a pair of solo shots and the Baltimore Orioles took the three-game series against the Kansas City Royals with an 8-2 victory Sunday night.

The Orioles have won four of their past five as they try to (More)...

Rams answer late, shock Seahawks 34-31

Cardinals beat Reds 9-2 and avoid sweep

Smith's 3 touchdown passes lead Chiefs over Texans, 27-20


Hickman soccer alum returns to alma mater to take on a new role

Posted 11:43 AM 9/12/2015 by Dani Sureck, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - As she flipped through old photo albums of her son throughout his soccer career, Trish Savage thought about how the sport shaped him into the young man he is today.

Every picture has a story. Her favorite picture is an action shot of her son, Scott Whitehill, after he scored a (More)...

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