Posted 4:42 PM 11/22/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer and Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - The No. 20 Missouri Tigers are two wins away from clinching back-to-back SEC East championships. The Tigers are on the road to take on a 5-5 Tennessee team that is coming off a 50-16 win against Kentucky. The Volunteers have plenty of young talent, headlined by sophomore (More)
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Posted 10:32 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 9:55 PM 11/21/2014 by Alex Brown, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
COLUMBIA - Three area teams played in their respective state semifinal Friday night and one more plays Saturday. Take a look at the match-ups.
Battle - 34, Ladue - 6. The Spartans will play Nixa on November 28 at 7:30 for the Class 5 State Championship.
Westran - 48, Penney - (More)
Posted 2:45 PM 11/19/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Kevin Vickerson has been a part of some stellar defensive fronts, whether he was playing next to Albert Haynesworth and Jevon Kearse in Tennessee or Von Miller and Elvis Dumervil in Denver.
Still, the Kansas City Chiefs are on pace to do something that neither of those (More)
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Posted 9:24 AM 11/18/2014 by The Associated Press
NASHVILLE (AP) - Titans tight end Chase Coffman insists running into a Ravens' assistant was an accident and he will talk to the NFL about his $30,000 fine.
Fox Sports first reported the fine Sunday. The former Missouri football player spoke Monday night after the Titans lost 27-24 to (More)
Posted 6:18 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.
This is the first time (More)
Posted 3:27 PM 11/16/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Shaun Hill was effective in his first start since regaining the quarterback job and the St. Louis Rams defense made life miserable for Peyton Manning in a 22-7 victory over the AFC West-leading Denver Broncos on Sunday.
Rookie Tre Mason had 29 carries for 113 yards, the (More)
Posted 3:22 PM 11/16/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Kansas City Chiefs stopped the Seattle Seahawks on fourth down three times late in the fourth quarter Sunday, holding on for a tense 24-20 victory in a matchup of playoff contenders.
Jamaal Charles ran for 159 yards and two touchdowns, and Knile Davis also ran for a (More)
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Posted 10:33 PM 11/15/2014 by The Associated Press
COLLEGE STATION, Texas - Russell Hansbrough ran for a career-high 199 yards and two touchdowns to help Missouri to a 34-27 win over Texas A&M on Saturday night.
Missouri (8-2, 5-1 SEC) scored 28 points in the third quarter to erase a seven-point halftime deficit and take a 34-20 (More)
Posted 6:07 PM 11/15/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer and Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
COLLEGE STATION, Texas - The Missouri Tigers take on the No. 24 Texas A&M Aggies in a crucial contest. The Tigers are hoping to keep their lead in the SEC East while the Aggies are trying to build on last week's upset of Auburn. The two teams were rivals from the Big 12 days and both will be (More)
Posted 3:02 PM 11/15/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - A person familiar with the situation says the Kansas City Chiefs have signed defensive end Allen Bailey to a four-year, $25 million contract extension.
Bailey is guaranteed $15 million and will receive a $10 million signing bonus, according to the person, who spoke on (More)
Mizzou (2-1) will take part in the EA Sports Maui Invitational (Nov. 24-26) for the first time since the 1997-98 season, first taking on Arizona (3-0) on Monday, Nov. 24 at 4 p.m. CT on ESPN2.
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. - Freshman Karissa Schweizer closed out her stellar debut season at the NCAA Championship in Terre Haute, Ind., on Saturday (November 22). She placed 155th in the premier field, navigating the 6000-meter course on the LaVern Gibson Championship Cross Country Course in 21:36.30.
The #19/20 Missouri Tigers (8-2 overall, 5-1 in SEC play) hit the road for one final time in 2014 as they travel to Knoxville, Tenn., where they'll face the upstart Tennessee Volunteers (5-5, 2-4). Come join us on the blog!
Mizzou volleyball will play its final road match of the season at No. 23 Texas A&M on Sunday (Nov. 23) at Reed Arena. The match will air live on the SEC Network at 3 p.m. with Paul Sunderland and Nell Fortner on the call. Texas A&M won the first match...
Sophomore Katharine Ross and freshman Sharli Brady each set new school records to lead the Mizzou women's swimming and diving team during day two action at the Mizzou Invite Friday at the Mizzou Aquatic Center. The Tigers swept all seven events on the day as they lead all teams with...