Posted 4:49 PM 9/30/2014 by Jay Wallis, KOMU 8 Reporter
MOKANE - South Callaway football has jumped out to a 6-0 start this season, beating opponents by an average margin of just more than 60 points. This is in large part due to one Bulldog who can do it all on and off the field.
Cory Hanger is a senior at South Callaway who plays multiple (More)
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Posted 2:38 PM 9/30/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - The NFL says Kansas City Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah should not have been penalized for dropping to his knees in prayer in the end zone after an interception.
NFL spokesman Michael Signora writes in an email to The Associated Press on Tuesday that "the officiating (More)
Posted 7:23 PM 9/29/2014 by Jack Korte, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - Standout Missouri defensive lineman Shane Ray was named SEC Defensive Line Player of the Week for his big game this past Saturday against the South Carolina Gamecocks.
Ray had a career-high eight tackles, including two sacks, which ties his personal best.
This marks the (More)
Posted 10:04 AM 9/29/2014 by KOMU 8 Sports
Here are your Friday Night Fever plays of the week from week six! Voting ends Friday afternoon at 3 so be sure to vote as often as possible for your favorite play! Watch KOMU 8 News at 10 on Friday nights for all of your local high school football coverage!
Posted 3:17 PM 9/29/2014 by The Associated Press
SEATTLE (AP) - While the Kansas City Chiefs are trying to beat New England in the Monday night football game, Seahawks fans are watching to see if Kansas City fans can beat Seattle in crowd noise.
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Posted 1:03 PM 9/29/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer
COLUMBIA - Missouri fans trying to make plans for the Oct. 11 game against Georgia will have to wait just a little longer.
On Monday, the Southeastern Conference announced the match-up is one of five games CBS has decided to put a six-day hold on. This means CBS is waiting until after this (More)
Posted 11:07 PM 9/27/2014 by The Associated Press
COLUMBIA, S.C. - Russell Hansbrough scored two of his three touchdowns in the final seven minutes and Missouri rallied from 13 points down to beat No. 13 South Carolina 21-20 on Saturday night.
The Tigers (4-1, 1-0 Southeastern Conference) trailed 20-7 and managed just 181 yards of offense (More)
Posted 4:25 PM 9/27/2014 by Morgan Uber and Madi Morris, KOMU 8 Sports Reporters
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - ESPN's College GameDay was in the other Columbia of the SEC, Saturday morning for the game between Missouri and No. 13 South Carolina. KOMU 8 News has all the best sights and sounds of College GameDay from Friday night and Saturday morning.
Posted 10:10 AM 9/27/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Running back Joe McKnight has ruptured his Achilles tendon, becoming the third Chiefs player to sustain the season-ending injury already this season.
McKnight sustained the injury in practice Thursday. Defensive tackle Mike DeVito and linebacker Derrick Johnson sustained (More)
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Posted 11:16 AM 9/25/2014 by John Zupon, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Mid-Missouri high school football closed out week six with a bang.
In the Callaway Cup, South Callaway hosted and dominated North Callaway. The game was supposed to be a little bit closer than it ended up being.
Battle could now be called the second best team (More)
Posted 7:31 AM 9/22/2014 by KOMU 8 Sports
Here are your Friday Night Fever plays of the week from week five! Vote for your favorite play throughout the week and then see the results Friday Night on KOMU News at 6. Make sure to watch KOMU News at 10 every Friday night during the high school football season for all of your local coverage.
Posted 1:42 AM 9/26/2014 by John Zupon, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
COLUMBIA - Hickman High School hosts Battle High School in the Game of the Week which looks to be a classic matchup in mid-Missouri high school football.
No rain is predicted for Friday's games and the temperature is forecast to be in the mid-70's around kickoff.(More)
The Mizzou soccer team (7-2-2) return home to Walton Stadium to host a pair of key Southeastern Conference games this week. On Thursday, Oct. 2, the Tigers host Kentucky at 6 p.m. CT in the team's annual Pink Out and Pack the Park match. The game will be televised live...
Mizzou Women's Golf finished strong at the Seventh Annual Johnie Imes Invitational. Held at Columbia's own Club at Old Hawthorne, Mizzou took first overall with a final tally 18-under par. The Tigers set tournament records with their team totals from the first and second rounds (282, 280) and their third...
Mizzou Women's Golf is holding onto a three-stroke lead after two rounds of play at the Johnie Imes Invitational. The Tigers finished the day 14-under par (282-280--562) to surpass Kansas State who is currently in second with a score 11-under par.
This is the second weekly honor that Ray has garnered in what is quickly becoming an award-worthy season. He was named the SEC Defensive Player of the Week for his 7-tackle performance in a win over UCF on Sept. 13th, which included four tackles for loss, two sacks and a...
Ryan Zech fired a 4-under-par 67 to win his second tournament of the fall and lift Mizzou Golf to a three-shot win at the Patriot Intercollegiate on Monday afternoon in Virginia.