• Chiefs begin clearing space by releasing WRs Avery, Jenkins

    Chiefs begin clearing space by releasing WRs Avery, Jenkins

    Posted 9:25 AM 2/18/2015 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Chiefs released wide receivers Donnie Avery and A.J. Jenkins on Tuesday as they began to clear roster and salary cap space ahead of what could be a busy offseason.

    Kansas City is facing the loss of All-Pro linebacker Justin Houston and center Rodney Hudson in free (More)

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  • Daniel, Maclin and Coffman remember college careers

    Posted 7:20 PM 2/15/2015 by Eduardo Gonzalez, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - Three key members from the highest ranked Missouri Tigers football team are now in the program's Hall of Fame. Chase Daniel, Jeremy Maclin and Chase Coffman soaked in the moment as their college careers were recognized.

    All three said they had many great memories from their time (More)

  • Six inducted into MU Hall of Fame

    Six inducted into MU Hall of Fame

    Posted 10:28 AM 2/14/2015 by Eduardo Gonzalez, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - The careers and accomplishments of six former Tigers were remembered Friday evening. The group became the newest members of the Intercollegiate Athletics University of Missouri Hall of Fame. 

    The inductees included three football players Chase Daniel, Chase Coffman, Jeremy (More)

  • Rams name Cignetti offensive coordinator

    Rams name Cignetti offensive coordinator

    Posted 3:26 PM 2/12/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Rams have promoted quarterbacks coach Frank Cignetti to offensive coordinator, replacing Brian Schottenheimer, who left in January to become offensive coordinator at the University of Georgia.

    The Rams also announced Thursday that tight ends coach Rob Boras (More)

  • Nixon announces deals at site of proposed Rams stadium

    Nixon announces deals at site of proposed Rams stadium

    Posted 11:54 AM 2/11/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Gov. Jay Nixon announced deals with a power company and a railroad that he said represent progress toward plans for a proposed riverfront stadium for the St. Louis Rams.

    Nixon's news conference Tuesday included leaders of Ameren Missouri and Terminal Railroad Association. (More)

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  • Central Methodist football signing day makes history

    Central Methodist football signing day makes history

    Posted 5:55 PM 2/4/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    FAYETTE - Central Methodist University had nearly all of its 2015 football recruiting class on campus Wednesday to sign their letters of intent.

    All but two of the Eagles' 28 signees were on hand for the National Signing Day ceremony. The event was broadcasted online, which CMU says is the (More)

  • Missouri Signs Beckner Jr.

    Missouri Signs Beckner Jr.

    Posted 3:04 PM 2/4/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - The University of Missouri's 2015 football recruiting class added its most highly regarded player Wednesday.

    Terry Beckner Jr., a defensive tackle from East St. Louis (IL) High School, announced his commitment to Mizzou at a morning press conference covered by ESPNU and other (More)

  • Butler's big pick saves the Super Bowl for New England

    Butler's big pick saves the Super Bowl for New England

    Posted 9:29 PM 2/1/2015 by The Associated Press

    GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - One moment, Patriots cornerback Malcolm Butler found himself on the wrong side of a nightmare.

    The next, he saved the Super Bowl.

    Butler's interception of a Russell Wilson pass with 20 seconds left Sunday sealed New England's fourth Super Bowl title - a (More)

  • Mike Alden leaves behind reshaped Mizzou legacy

    Mike Alden leaves behind reshaped Mizzou legacy

    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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  • Rams notify St. Louis they'll go year-to-year on dome lease

    Rams notify St. Louis they'll go year-to-year on dome lease

    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)

  • Coach Kuligowski to remain with Mizzou

    Coach Kuligowski to remain with Mizzou

    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.

    Kuligowski (More)

  • Alden, others elected to Missouri Sports Hall of Fame

    Alden, others elected to Missouri Sports Hall of Fame

    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)

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  • M. Golf. Mizzou Golf Leads Hootie at Bulls Bay

    Mizzou Golf sits atop the Hootie at Bulls Bay leaderboard after posting an 11-under-par 277 during the first round. The Tigers lead seven teams ranked in the top 50 of the Golfstat.com rankings.

  • Baseball. No. 23 Mizzou Drops Series Finale at No. 1 Texas A&M

    No. 23 Mizzou baseball dropped the series finale against top-ranked Texas A&M, 14-5, on Sunday afternoon (March 29) at Blue Bell Park. Junior starter Peter Fairbanks (St. Louis, Mo.) allowed four runs and two home runs over the first three innings and the Tigers hit into three double plays in...

  • Softball. No. 20 Mizzou Softball Drops Series Finale to No. 8 Auburn, 10-8

    Mizzou Softball dropped its series finale against No. 8 Auburn, falling 10-8 on Sunday at University Field. Mizzou moves to 22-7 on the year, with a 5-4 record in the SEC.

  • W. Tennis. Tigers Fall To Visiting No. 6 Georgia, 6-0

    Mizzou tennis continued SEC action Sunday afternoon at Mizzou Tennis Complex against visiting No. 6 Georgia. The visiting Bulldogs trotted out five nationally ranked players in singles play, and proved to be too much for the Tigers.

  • Track. Winning Efforts Close Texas, Tennessee Weekend

    AUSTIN, Tx. - Senior Jill Rushin defended her shot put title at the prestigious Texas Relays on Saturday (March 28), closing out what has been an exciting opening weekend for the Tigers' outdoor season. All in all, the teams depart the three meets in Texas and Tennessee with four personal...