Sports

7/2/2014

Helias Football to Play Nixa on ESPNU

Posted 7:15 PM 7/2/2014 by Nick Hehemann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.- There is just one month remaining until the high school football season kicks off, and the Helias Crusaders now have one more thing to look forward to. 

Their opening game against Nixa at Adkins Stadium on Sunday, August 24 will be televised on ESPNU. 

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CMU Announces New Basketball Signee

Vargas Throws Seven Scoreless Innings, Royals Win 4-0

7/1/2014

Longtime Assistant Coach Bruce Walker Retires

Longtime Assistant Coach Bruce Walker Retires

Posted 3:31 PM 7/1/2014 by Tyler Hastedt, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - University of Missouri assistant football coach Bruce Walker is retiring from the sport after 13 seasons with the Tigers.

Walker has been with head coach Gary Pinkel since the beginning at Mizzou in 2001, coaching tight ends and offensive linemen. Walker was also on Pinkel's (More)...

Mike DeMilia Named Next Lincoln Baseball Coach

Blues Acquire Veteran Playmaker

6/29/2014

Infante's Single in 9th Lifts Royals Over Angels

Infante's Single in 9th Lifts Royals Over Angels

Posted 6:53 PM 6/29/2014 by The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY (AP) - Omar Infante delivered another big hit against the Angels, singling home the winning run with one out in the ninth inning to send the Kansas City Royals over Los Angeles 5-4 Sunday.

Lorenzo Cain hit three doubles for the Royals, finishing with four hits and two RBIs.

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Former Mizzou Star Reflects on Time in Israel

6/28/2014

Dodgers Back Greinke With 6 in 2nd, Rout Cards 9-1

Dodgers Back Greinke With 6 in 2nd, Rout Cards 9-1

Posted 8:00 PM 6/28/2014 by The Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Zack Greinke became the third NL pitcher to reach double digits in victories, and the Los Angeles Dodgers had four RBI doubles during a six-run second inning to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 9-1 on Saturday.

Greinke (10-4) allowed a run and four hits over seven innings (More)...

Angels Stay Hot, Beat Royals 6-2

Royals Sign First-Round Pick Finnegan

Blues Seek Offensive Talent in NHL Draft

6/27/2014

Jabari Brown picked up by Rockets

Posted 9:01 PM 6/27/2014 by Jeremy Schrank, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

HOUSTON- The Houston Rockets picked up former Missouri guard Jabari Brown to play on their summer league team.

The 6'5'' Brown averaged 19.9 points for the Tigers last season and shot an impressive 41 percent from behind the arc. 

Brown will get the chance to join a Rockets (More)...

Infante's slam sends Royals to 8-6 win over Angels

Hickman's Jimmy Whitt moves up recruiting rankings

Helias football to play on ESPNU

6/26/2014

Wizards Send Clarkson to Lakers

Wizards Send Clarkson to Lakers

Posted 9:08 PM 6/26/2014 by The Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) - A person familiar with the deal says the Washington Wizards have agreed to trade the draft rights of second-round pick Jordan Clarkson to the Los Angeles Lakers.

The person spoke to The Associated Press Thursday night on condition of anonymity because the league had yet (More)...

Downtown Columbia Bars Host World Cup Watch Parties

6/25/2014

Hit By Pitch Dooms Royals in 5-4 Loss

Hit By Pitch Dooms Royals in 5-4 Loss

Posted 8:44 PM 6/25/2014 by The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Wade Davis plunked A.J. Ellis of the Dodgers with the bases loaded and two outs in the eighth inning Wednesday night, sending Los Angeles to a 5-4 victory over the Kansas City Royals.

Jamey Wright (3-2) threw 2 2-3 scoreless innings in relief of Dan Haren to pick up (More)...

Missouri Track & Field Athletes Excel at U.S. Championships

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