Posted 3:28 PM 4/17/2014 by Thomas Bradbury, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Missouri Football has quite the future ahead of them. Wednesday night Coach Pinkel received his sixth commitment of the 2015 class in the form of six foot four, 220 pound receiver/tight end prospect Daniel Imatorbhebhe.
Imatorbhebhe is a three-star prospect, according to (More)
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Posted 9:19 PM 4/13/2014 by The Associated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was arrested Sunday at Los Angeles International Airport after authorities said he became belligerent during a security screening and threatened that he had a bomb.
The 24-year-old player was randomly selected for a secondary (More)
Posted 1:53 PM 4/12/2014 by Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
COLUMBIA - The Mizzou football team spoke to the media for the first time Saturday regarding Dorial Green-Beckham's dismissal from the program.
"It wasn't a real fun day to be a head football coach," Gary Pinkel said.
Missouri running back Marcus Murphy said he didn't want to see (More)
Posted 6:32 PM 4/11/2014 by Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
COLUMBIA - Missouri Athletic Director Mike Alden addressed the media Friday regarding Dorial Green-Beckham's dismissal from the football program.
"Dorial will no longer be a football player at Mizzou. He will no longer be a student athlete at Mizzou. I think for us, our focus for him (More)
Posted 5:26 PM 4/11/2014 by Brynne Whittaker, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - MU fans spoke to KOMU 8 News Friday in reaction to the MU Athletic Department's decision to dismiss MU wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham. This news comes after DGB's alleged involvement in a break-in and assault of his girlfriend's roommate.
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Posted 3:43 PM 4/11/2014 by KOMU DIgital Staff
COLUMBIA - KOMU 8 News live streamed the news conference by MU Athletic Director Mike Alden regarding the dismissal of Dorial Green-Beckham from the football team. Complete video will be posted shortly.
Alden told reporters the decision should send a message to current and future Mizzou (More)
Posted 3:03 PM 4/11/2014 by Mihir Bhagat and Jack Wascher, KOMU 8 Sports Reporters
COLUMBIA - The Missouri football team dismissed wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham, the former No. 1 overall recruit in the country, from the program Friday. The decision was made by head coach Gary Pinkel in conjunction with athletic director Mike Alden.
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Posted 1:44 PM 4/10/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer
COLUMBIA - According to documents obtained by KOMU 8 News from the Columbia Police Department on Thursday, a burglary and assault involving Missouri wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham occurred around 2:36 a.m. on Sunday, April 6.
The report states Dorial Green-Beckham arrived at the (More)
Posted 12:47 PM 4/10/2014 by Catie Laylin, KOMU Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Columbia Police announced Thursday no arrests will be made in a burglary incident involving University of Missouri football player, Dorial Green-Beckham.
Columbia Police said a burglary investigation began at 2:36 a.m. Sunday at Brookside Townhomes off Old Plank Road.(More)
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Posted 4:21 PM 4/7/2014 by Tori Chamberlain, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Mizzou Football wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham has been suspended from the team indefinitely, head coach Gary Pinkel announced Monday.
Pinkel cited violation of team policy as the reason for Green-Beckham's suspension. The decision was made along with athletic director Mike (More)
Posted 7:55 PM 4/1/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Rams have signed Kenny Britt to a free agent deal, adding depth to a young group at wide receiver.
The Rams also added defensive lineman Alex Carrington on Tuesday. In other recent moves, St. Louis added backup quarterback Shaun Hill, linebacker Etienne (More)
Posted 5:36 PM 3/20/2014 by The Associated Press
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - Michael Sam certainly draws a crowd.
Scouts from every NFL team, fans and media packed Missouri's training facilities Thursday to watch the former Tigers defensive end and 14 of his former teammates at the school's annual pro day.
Sam made headlines recently by (More)
Fifth-year senior Eric Anderson (Highlands Ranch, Colo.) continued his strong 2014 campaign with another impressive showing, throwing six innings, striking out seven and holding No. 22 Mississippi State (26-15, 10-8) to three runs in Mizzou's (17-21, 6-12) 9-7, 11-inning loss to the Bulldogs Sunday (April 20) afternoon at Taylor Stadium....
Freshman Jess Meek tied for 10th overall at the 2014 SEC Women's Golf Championships at Greystone Golf & Country Club in Birmingham, Ala. on Sunday, April 20. Meek led the Tigers with a score just 2-over par to finish 6-over par through three rounds. The freshman from Carnoustie, Scotland led...
The Tigers concluded a busy week on Saturday with more personal record (PR) performances from the west coast and the Beach Invitational, as well as the SIUE Gateway Invitational in Edwardsville, Ill. Both squads will come home with a combined 24 PR performances, two new All-Time Top Ten marks from...
Led by freshman Jess Meek, Mizzou Women's Golf is maintaining its top 10 position at the 2014 SEC Women's Golf Championships
Mizzou is now 18-0 when they hold their opponent to one run or less. The series sweep is the second consecutive sweep for the Tigers in conference competition.