Posted 2:35 PM 10/23/2014 by Eric Kelly, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
MEXICO - Many teams base their success on the number of wins and losses at the end of the season.
The Missouri Military Academy Colonels are not one of those teams.
On paper, this small college preparatory school in Mexico, MO is failing on the football field. Over a stretch of (More)
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Posted 4:00 PM 10/22/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Kansas City Chiefs insisted Wednesday that Jamaal Charles has passed a battery of tests and does not show signs of a concussion, one day after the star running back said he exhibited symptoms in last weekend's win over San Diego.
Charles took a blow from Brandon (More)
Posted 3:55 PM 10/22/2014 by The Associated Press
COLUMBIA (AP) - Missouri running back Marcus Murphy expects to make a big play every game. Sometimes it works out, other times it doesn't.
"On Saturday, it happened a lot," the fifth-year senior said of his performance against the Florida Gators.
He scored three touchdowns in the (More)
Posted 5:56 PM 10/21/2014 by The Associated Press
IRVING, Texas (AP) - The Dallas Cowboys have released Michael Sam from the practice squad, another setback as the NFL's first openly gay player tries to make an active roster during the regular season for the first time.
Sam was signed to Dallas' practice squad on Sept. 3, four days after (More)
Posted 6:08 PM 10/20/2014 by Tom Kackley, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Mizzou tailback Marcus Murphy hauled in another award from the SEC and defensive end Shane Ray tallied his third honor from the conference this year.
The SEC named Murphy as the All-SEC Special Team's Player of the Week, and it named Ray Defensive Lineman of the Week after a (More)
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Posted 12:23 PM 10/20/2014 by KOMU 8 Sports
Here are your week nine Friday Night Fever plays of the week! What an end to the regular season of mid-Missouri high school football. Voting for the final plays of the week ends Friday at 3 p.m. and make sure to watch KOMU 8 News at 6 to see the results.
Posted 11:32 AM 10/20/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer
COLUMBIA - Missouri Tiger fans will have an action packed day of SEC football when the Kentucky Wildcats come to town on Nov. 1. On Monday, the Southeastern Conference announced the game will kickoff at 3 p.m. and can be seen on the SEC Network.
In addition to the game, the SEC Network's (More)
Posted 10:04 PM 10/19/2014 by Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Police say two women have been arrested after dozens of Rams fans and Ferguson protesters clashed outside the Edward Jones Dome.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that one protester tried to jab a Rams fan with a pole bearing an upside down American flag on Sunday (More)
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.
COLUMBIA, Mo. - With the end of October comes the beginning of the Championship season for Mizzou Cross Country, as they head down to Tuscaloosa, Ala., for the Southeastern Conference (SEC) Championships this Friday, October 31. Ten men and women will don the black and gold on the Harry Pritchett...
Mizzou Quotes Mizzou vs. William Jewell October 29, 2014 HEAD COACH ANDERSON Opening Statement.... "The two things that we really wanted to do was to play hard and play good defense. I think we did a pretty good job. We had a little let down right before half. We were...
Mizzou vs. William Jewell Post Game Notes
The Mizzou men's basketball team launched its 2014-15 campaign with a 72-31 victory over William Jewell College in exhibition action Wednesday night at the Hearnes Center. In Kim Anderson's first game experience on the sidelines as head coach, the Tigers jumped out to an early lead with stingy defense and...
"Mr. Mizzou", John Kadlec, passed away last night at the age of 86. Here are your memories on social media.