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)
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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.
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)
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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)
Posted 6:17 PM 10/10/2014 by John Zupon, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - It has been another fun week in mid-Missouri high school football. With only two weeks left, every team has been pushing to get a little closer to the post season, even if the team had zero wins entering Friday.
Posted 1:17 AM 10/10/2014 by John Zupon, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - With only two weeks left in the season in mid-Missouri high school football, we have a high-powered and well-established Jefferson City team heading up to Columbia to take on the young and new Battle squad. It should be a fun game because these two schools are so different yet so (More)
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Posted 10:42 PM 10/9/2014 by Nick Hehemann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
JEFFERSON CITY - In a matchup of two powerhouse Missouri football teams, Rockhurst got the better of Helias on Thursday night in a 40-10 victory.
The loss was the first of the year for the Crusaders, as they are now 7-1 on the season.
Next up for Helias is a home game against Sullivan on Friday, Oct. 17.
Posted 4:55 PM 10/9/2014 by The Associated Press
ATHENS, Georgia (AP) - Georgia star tailback Todd Gurley has been suspended indefinitely while the school investigates an alleged violation of NCAA rules.
The school made the announcement Thursday, two days before the No. 13 Bulldogs (4-1, 2-1 Southeastern Conference) face No. 23 Missouri (More)
Posted 1:27 PM 10/9/2014 by Tyler Greever and Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Sports Reporters
COLUMBIA - On the newest episode of Opening Drive, see how a coach changed one of his player's lives.
Then, find out what Emojis our hosts give to some of the biggest storylines from last week's games.
Finally, see the full preview for the Friday Night Fever Game of the Week: Jefferson City vs. Battle. We have previews for all of the other best matchups too!
The Gold squad jumped out to a commanding lead early, grabbing a 6-0 edge after the third inning as it cruised to an easy 6-0 victory in a seven-inning game on Wednesday night (Oct. 22) at Taylor Stadium. Peter Fairbanks (St. Louis, Mo.) started on the mound for Gold, tossing...
A select panel of media members picked Mizzou men's basketball to finish seventh in the SEC in Head Coach Kim Anderson's inaugural year at the helm. Kentucky was unanimously chosen as the favorite to win the conference, receiving all 20 first-place votes. Florida and Arkansas were selected to finish second...
The Southeastern Conference 2014 Football Legends Class was recently announced and in its 14-member class of former SEC stars is Mizzou all-time great Kellen Winslow.
Mizzou women's tennis is set to compete in their fourth tournament of the Fall 2014 season this upcoming weekend in Bloomington, Ind. At the Hoosier Classic, sophomore Beatriz Machado Santos, sophomore Cassidy Spearman and freshman Brianna Lashway will all contend for the Tigers.
Mizzou Football senior offensive lineman Mitch Morse (Austin, Texas) is the Southeastern Conference Football Community Service Team Player of the Week.