• FNF high school football scores and photos: Week 4

    FNF high school football scores and photos: Week 4

    Posted 5:34 PM 9/12/2014 by John Zupon, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Week four is finished and far earlier than last week which was plagued with weather delays. This time, the rain held off but the cold did not. Gloves, jackets and hand-warmers were in full view on the field and on the sidelines.

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  • The Extra Point: Game of the Week: Moberly at Fulton

    The Extra Point: Game of the Week: Moberly at Fulton

    Posted 9:31 PM 9/11/2014 by John Zupon, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    FULTON - The first, and obvious, wish is for no rain. Two of the three weeks of this high school football season have had rain in the mix. Get the KOMU 8 Weather App to check if your game will be dry or not. But in case there is (More)

  • Opening Drive: Previewing high school football, week four

    Posted 12:10 PM 9/11/2014 by Tyler Greever and Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Sports Reporters

    COLUMBIA - Week three of Opening Drive is here with the best plays, teams, food, and fans of the week.

    The show kicks off with hosts Tyler Greever and Andrew Kauffman's top five plays so far, as well as their top three teams.

    Then things get tasty and insane. Greever finds the best (More)

  • Missouri finds leader in WR Bud Sasser

    Missouri finds leader in WR Bud Sasser

    Posted 4:44 PM 9/10/2014 by The Associated Press

    COLUMBIA (AP) - Missouri receiver Bud Sasser knows how it feels to have a defender try to strip the ball away from him. As for trying to force someone else into fumbling, well, that's a bit unusual.

    "Probably playing around in practice when no one was paying attention," he said. "But not (More)

  • Rams DE Long to undergo left leg surgery

    Rams DE Long to undergo left leg surgery

    Posted 3:18 PM 9/10/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - St. Louis Rams defensive end Chris Long will undergo surgery and is out indefinitely with a left leg injury sustained in the opening loss to the Vikings.

    It's the second major hit dealt to the Rams, who lost quarterback Sam Bradford for the year with a knee injury in the (More)

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  • Bowe, new additions give Chiefs new look in Week 2

    Bowe, new additions give Chiefs new look in Week 2

    Posted 2:56 PM 9/10/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Wide receiver Dwayne Bowe was back on the Kansas City Chiefs' practice field Wednesday after serving his weeklong suspension following an arrest last November.

    He wasn't the only player who wasn't there a week ago.

    After getting routed by Tennessee in their (More)

  • Mizzou quarterback Mauk earns SEC weekly award

    Mizzou quarterback Mauk earns SEC weekly award

    Posted 6:59 PM 9/8/2014 by Tom Kackley, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Mizzou quarterback Maty Mauk has another All-SEC honor to add to his résumé.

    Mauk earned SEC Offensive Player of the Week honors after passing for over 300 yards, rushing for 36 and throwing for 5 touchdowns and rushing for another against Toledo.

    His six (More)

  • Johnson, DeVito to miss rest of Chiefs season

    Johnson, DeVito to miss rest of Chiefs season

    Posted 1:28 PM 9/8/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Pro Bowl linebacker Derrick Johnson and starting defensive tackle Mike DeVito will miss the remainder of the Kansas City Chiefs' season after MRI exams confirmed that both players ruptured their right Achilles tendons in Sunday's loss to Tennessee.

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  • Week three Friday Night Fever plays of the week

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    Posted 11:58 AM 9/8/2014 by KOMU 8 Sports

    Here are your week three Friday Night Fever plays of the week! Watch the video and vote for your favorite! Make sure to watch Friday Night Fever every Friday night during football season for all of your mid-Missouri high school football coverage. 

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  • Mizzou to host Indiana with an afternoon kickoff

    Mizzou to host Indiana with an afternoon kickoff

    Posted 11:03 AM 9/8/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer

    COLUMBIA - The Southeastern Conference announced a 3 p.m. CT kickoff for Mizzou's Sept. 20 home football game. The Tigers will face the Indiana Hoosiers for the second-straight season, after grabbing a 45-28 win on the road last season.

    This game marks Indiana's first appearance in (More)

  • Chiefs lose LB Johnson with leg injury

    Chiefs lose LB Johnson with leg injury

    Posted 6:49 PM 9/7/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - It was a rough opening game for the Kansas City Chiefs, who lost Pro Bowl linebacker Derrick Johnson to a torn Achilles tendon.

    Johnson went down late in the first half Sunday with nobody around and needed to be carted off the field. Kansas City lost another defensive (More)

  • Patterson shines, Vikings whip Rams

    Patterson shines, Vikings whip Rams

    Posted 3:33 PM 9/7/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson ran for 102 yards on three carries with a 67-yard scoring run off a simple pitchout and the Minnesota Vikings shut down the St. Louis Rams 34-6 on Sunday, opening impressively under new coach Mike Zimmer.

    The Rams handled Adrian (More)

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  • M. Golf. Mizzou, SEC Battle ACC At DICK'S Sporting Goods Collegiate Challenge Cup

    After beginning the season with its third consecutive victory at the Turning Stone Intercollegiate, Mizzou Golf heads to Kingston Springs, Tenn., to compete in the DICK'S Sporting Goods Collegiate Challenge Cup, Sept. 19-21.

  • W. Tennis. Tennis Travels To Kansas City For Fall 2014 Opener

    For the third consecutive year, Mizzou tennis will begin their season with the Mizzou Invite at The Plaza Tennis Center in Kansas City, Mo. The three day event will take place Friday, Sept. 19 - Sunday, Sept. 21. Admission to the Mizzou Invite is free throughout the weekend.

  • W. Golf. Inclement Weather Plagues Tigers at Cougar Classic

    Lighting delays and rain plagued the Tigers all through the Powerade Cougar Classic this week, even stopping third round play twice. Held at Yeamans Hall Club, the Tigers finished 22nd overall with a final score 53-over par on the Par 72, 6,204-yard course. Arkansas (-18), UCLA (-11) and Duke (-8)...

  • Cross Country. XC Women Move Up in Regional Rankings

    COLUMBIA, Mo. - After two exciting meets to kick of the season, the Tiger women have reclaimed their 2013 position on the Midwest Regional rankings, released by the USTFCCCA (U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association) on Monday. They moved up from their pre-season No. 5 position to...

  • Baseball. Mizzou Baseball Hires Hunter Mense as Hitting Coach

    Mizzou head baseball coach Tim Jamieson has announced that Mizzou graduate and former Tiger All-American Hunter Mense has been promoted and will serve as the program's full time hitting coach. Mense, one of the brightest young minds in college baseball, had a very successful playing career both collegiately and at...