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5/3/2015

Ole Miss avoids sweep against No. 21 Mizzou baseball

Ole Miss avoids sweep against No. 21 Mizzou baseball

Posted 5:02 PM 5/3/2015 by Samantha Hoffmann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA, Mo. - No. 21 Mizzou baseball (28-20, 14-10 SEC) was unable to complete its comeback against Ole Miss Sunday afternoon at Taylor Stadium. With the win, the Rebels prevented the Mizzou sweep. Sikes Orvis had two homeruns.

Orvis' homers came in back-to-back at bats in the second and (More)...

Mizzou softballs earns an extra-innings win over No. 1 Florida

5/2/2015

Missouri's Bud Sasser and Marcus Murphy selected in third day of NFL Draft

Missouri's Bud Sasser and Marcus Murphy selected in third day of NFL Draft

Posted 4:04 PM 5/2/2015 by Tyler Murry, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

CHICAGO - After seeing four of their teammates drafted in the first two days of the 2015 NFL Draft, wide receiver Bud Sasser and running back Marcus Murphy saw their names called in the third day.

The St. Louis Rams selected Sasser in the sixth round with the 201st selection in the draft. (More)...

No. 20 Missouri baseball blasts Ole Miss

No. 11 Missouri Softball drops second straight to No. 1 Florida

4/30/2015

Mack Rhoades off and running at Missouri

Mack Rhoades off and running at Missouri

Posted 7:39 PM 4/30/2015 by The Associated Press

COLUMBIA (AP) - Asked how to raise attendance at sporting events, new Missouri athletic director Mack Rhoades said simply, "Win games."

"That's just human nature," Rhoades said. "People want to be associated with a winning program. They want to be associated with the next great thing."

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4/28/2015

Plenty of SEC East teams exit spring unsettled at QB

Plenty of SEC East teams exit spring unsettled at QB

Posted 7:24 AM 4/28/2015 by The Associated Press

KNOXVILLE, Tennessee (AP) - Missouri has a head start in at least one respect as the Tigers aim for their third consecutive Southeastern Conference Eastern Division title.

With Maty Mauk returning for his junior season, Missouri is one of only two SEC East teams that exits spring practice (More)...

4/27/2015

Scherzer likely to miss next scheduled start

Scherzer likely to miss next scheduled start

Posted 8:34 AM 4/27/2015 by The Associated Press

MIAMI (AP) - The Washington Nationals say ace Max Scherzer will likely be scratched from his next scheduled start Tuesday at Atlanta because of a sprained right thumb.

The right-hander threw off flat ground before Sunday's game at Miami but said his thumb is still sore. He jammed it (More)...

4/26/2015

No. 15 Missouri softball run-rules No. 3 LSU

No. 15 Missouri softball run-rules No. 3 LSU

Posted 5:41 PM 4/26/2015 by Samantha Hoffmann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - The No. 15 Mizzou softball squad picked up its tenth straight victory on Sunday at University Field. MU scored 10 runs on seven hits, run-ruling No. 3 LSU 10-2. Tori Finucane and Paige Lowary only allowed a combined two runs on three hits.

Sophomore OF Emily Crane and redshirt (More)...

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