Posted 8:43 PM 1/29/2015 by Tyler Greever, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
COLUMBIA - Mike Alden, University of Missouri Chancellor Dr. R. Bowen Loftin, and MU College of Education Dean Dan Clay all plan to meet with media and fans at 10:30 a.m. Friday morning to discuss Alden's resignation as the university's athletic director. The resignation is effective on Aug. (More)
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Posted 4:13 PM 1/26/2015 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Rams have notified the St. Louis Convention and Visitors Commission they intended to shift to a year-to-year lease agreement for their use of the Edward Jones Dome.
A spokesman for the Rams and the CVC, which operates the dome, both confirmed the move (More)
Posted 1:11 PM 1/26/2015 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer
COLUMBIA - Missouri defensive line coach Craig Kuligowski doesn't plan to leave the program anytime soon. On Monday, Kuligowski released a statement saying he had withdrawn his name for consideration for a co-defensive coordinator coaching position at the University of Illinois.
Posted 9:23 PM 1/25/2015 by Corey Miller, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
SPRINGFIELD - The 2015 enshrinement class of the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame was formally inducted on Sunday.
Among the notables to be inducted was University of Missouri Athletic Director, Mike Alden.
Alden has been the Athletic Director at the University of Missouri since 1998. (More)
Posted 3:54 PM 1/23/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
MOBILE, Alabama - Former Missouri running back Marcus Murphy has been named as a replacement for the North team at the Senior Bowl, which will be played Saturday in Mobile, Alabama.
Murphy won the 2014 Paul Hornung Award, given to college football's most versatile player. The redshirt (More)
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Posted 6:43 PM 1/21/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - The Missouri Tigers' football schedule has a new opponent in 2016 and 2020, the Eastern Michigan Eagles.
David Morrison of the Columbia Daily Tribune tweeted that MU Assistant Athletic Director Bryan Maggard said the two schools are "working on an agreement."
Posted 5:05 PM 1/18/2015 by The Associated Press
OXON HILL, Maryland - Two huge video screens flanked a banner that stretched about the length of a third-and-long and hung behind the dais at the front of an expansive ballroom.
On the banner and the screens were the logos of the five wealthiest and most powerful conferences in college (More)
Posted 9:36 AM 1/17/2015 by KOMU 8 Digital Staff
PHILADELPHIA - Former Missouri and current Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jeremy Maclin will make hi first-ever trip to the NFL Pro Bowl.
On Friday, the Eagles announced Maclin will replace Denver's Demaryius Thomas because of injury.
During his comeback-season Maclin set NFL (More)
Posted 8:18 PM 1/15/2015 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Kansas City Chiefs will continue to spend training camp on the campus of Missouri Western after the school's board of governors approved a three-year contract extension Friday.
The decision will keep the Chiefs heading north of Kansas City through 2017. Their (More)
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Posted 4:30 PM 1/14/2015 by KOMU 8 Digital Staff & The Associated Press
PULLMAN, Washington (AP) - Washington State has hired Alex Grinch of Missouri to be defensive coordinator.
"I'm excited to join the Washington State football program and thank Coach Leach for the opportunity. It's time to get to work to produce a defense that Cougar fans can be proud of," (More)
Posted 4:23 PM 1/14/2015 by KOMU 8 Digital Staff & The Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Former Missouri and current New York Jets defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson is replacing injured Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy in the Pro Bowl.
The Jets announced Wednesday that Richardson, who was originally selected as an alternate, will play in the (More)
Posted 12:26 PM 1/10/2015 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Losing an NFL team would have a minimal economic impact in St. Louis, experts say. They acknowledge the blow to the region's psyche would be far greater.
The future of the NFL in St. Louis is up in the air now that Rams owner Stan Kroenke has joined in a development group (More)
Mizzou tennis finished 1-1 Friday afternoon in Wichita, Kan. after splitting a pair of non-conference matchups. The Tigers dropped a 6-1 contest to No. 43 Wichita State in morning play, but bounced back nicely later in the afternoon with a 5-0 victory over Creighton.
Mizzou head soccer coach Bryan Blitz announced that Kelsey Dossey (Plainfield, Ind.), a National Soccer Coaches Association of America High School All-American goalkeeper, has signed with the Tiger program. Dossey, who recently attended U.S. Soccer's Women's Youth National Team Goalkeeper Camp, is already enrolled at the University of Missouri and...
No. 3 Mizzou wrestling closes out their long homestand on Saturday, Jan. 31 against MAC rival Northern Iowa. Action is set for a 7 p.m. (CT) start, and will mark the annual blackout dual for the Tigers. Fans can purchase tickets for $3 Saturday evening by wearing black to the...
The Mizzou men fell, 69-53, to No. 1 ranked Kentucky on Thursday night at Mizzou Arena. Mizzou's performance was spearheaded by sophomore guard Wes Clark and forward Johnathan Williams, III. Clark finished the night with a career-high 19 points, four rebounds and four assists, while Williams III recorded 10 points...