Posted 6:23 PM 10/19/2014 by The Associated Press
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Cairo Santos kicked a 48-yard field goal field goal with 21 seconds left and the Kansas City Chiefs beat San Diego 23-20 Sunday, snapping the Chargers' five-game winning streak.
The Chiefs moved into field goal range thanks to Alex Smith, who completed three straight (More)
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Posted 3:26 PM 10/19/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Punter Johnny Hekker's pass from the St. Louis 18 caught the Seattle Seahawks by surprise for the last of three big plays by Rams special teams in a 28-26 victory over the defending Super Bowl champions on Sunday.
Stedman Bailey had a 90-yard touchdown on a trick return (More)
Posted 10:44 PM 10/18/2014 by The Associated Press
GAINESVILLE, Florida - Marcus Murphy scored three touchdowns, including two on special teams, and Missouri embarrassed Florida 42-13 Saturday night.
The Tigers (5-2, 2-1 Southeastern Conference) scored on a kickoff return, a punt return, a fumble return and an interception return. (More)
Posted 5:02 PM 10/17/2014 by John Zupon, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - That is it, the regular season is over for most mid-Missouri high school football teams. Hickman and Hazelwood Central meet tomorrow.
Everyone plays at least one more week because of districts.
Posted 1:04 PM 10/16/2014 by Tyler Greever and Andrew Kauffman, KOUM 8 Sports Reporters
COLUMBIA - In this week's episode of Opening Drive: Winning usually means everything to football teams. See why it doesn't for the Missouri Military Academy in Mexico.
Then, our hosts show you where the most fiery tailgates and craziest fans were last week.
Finally, see the full preview for the Friday Night Fever Game of the Week: Eldon vs. Southern Boone. We have previews for all of the other big games too!
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Posted 5:19 PM 10/15/2014 by The Associated Press
COLUMBIA (AP) - The 34-0 loss to Georgia is the only time Missouri quarterback Maty Mauk can ever remember being shut out.
So, he hosted an hours-long meeting with his receivers. It had one agenda: how to get back on track.
The Tigers gained just 147 yards on 43 plays last week, and (More)
Posted 4:16 PM 10/15/2014 by Jeremy Schrank, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - The Maxwell Football Club's Selection Committee has added Missouri defensive end Shane Ray to the Bednarik Award watch list.
The award recognizes the best defensive player in the country.
Ray ranks second in the nation with 12.5 tackles for loss and is tied for (More)
Posted 10:55 PM 10/13/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Colin Kaepernick threw for 343 yards and three touchdowns, helping the San Francisco 49ers erase an early 14-point deficit and beat the St. Louis Rams 31-17 on Monday night.
Brandon Lloyd, Anquan Boldin and Michael Crabtree each caught a scoring pass for the 49ers (4-2) (More)
Posted 12:03 PM 10/13/2014 by KOMU 8 Sports
Here are your Friday Night Fever plays of the week from week eight! There's only one week left in the regular season for mid-Missouri high school football. Vote for your favorite play and spread the word about your vote! The poll will close Friday at 3 p.m.
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Posted 11:38 AM 10/13/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer
COLUMBIA - The Missouri football team will kickoff this year's homecoming game at 3 p.m. CT on Oct. 25. The Southeastern Conference made the announcement on Monday that the match-up against the Vanderbilt Commodores can be seen on the SEC Network for fans who aren't able to "come home" for the (More)
Posted 2:19 PM 10/11/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Despite losing Heisman candidate Todd Gurley, the No. 13 Georgia Bulldogs blanked the No. 23 Missouri Tigers 34-0. Missouri quarterback Maty Mauk threw four interceptions and the defense wasn't able to stop the Georgia rushing attack. This was the first time Missouri was shut out at (More)
Posted 10:17 AM 10/11/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer and Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
COLUMBIA - No. 23 Missouri hosts No. 13 Georgia in a pivotal SEC East matchup. The Tigers had an extra week to prepare for the Bulldogs and won't have to contend with Todd Gurley. Gurley was suspeneded earlier this week for NCAA violations. The Bulldogs will have to rely on younger players and (More)
Sophomore Jess Meek used a third round 2-over par performance to move into the top 10 at the Mercedes Benz Collegiate Classic in Knoxville, Tenn. on Sunday. The Carnoustie, Scotland, native finished the tournament 8-over par (76-72-73--221) in total, recording three birdies in the third round of play to move...
Alabama used a goal in the 84th minute to post a 1-0 win over the Mizzou soccer team Sunday afternoon at Walton Stadium. With the loss, the Tigers fell to 10-4-2 overall and 5-3-0 in Southeastern Conference action, while the Crimson Tide improved to 9-4-3 and 4-2-2.
Notes - Mizzou now leads the all-time series with MSU, 6-0, and has dropped just two sets, both of which came Sunday.
Mizzou volleyball snapped a four-match road losing streak with a 3-2, (23-25, 25-12, 25-13, 22-25, 15-12) win at Mississippi State on Sunday afternoon (Oct. 19) at Newell-Grissom Center. Junior outside hitter Regan Peltier (Nixa, Mo.) led Mizzou with a career-high 22 kills, doing so on .327 hitting. Peltier was one...