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!
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Posted 12:35 PM 10/9/2014 by The Associated Press
DANBURY, Connecticut (AP) - Now that the Power Five conferences have their autonomy, NCAA President Mark Emmert has a wish list he'd like them to tackle right away.
Emmert, speaking after a lecture at Western Connecticut State University, said Wednesday the conferences should prioritize (More)
Posted 2:14 PM 10/8/2014 by The Associated Press
ATHENS, Georgia (AP) - An important Southeastern Conference Eastern Division showdown is being overshadowed this week by another deluge of compelling SEC West games.
The only ranked teams from the SEC East will meet on Saturday when No. 13 Georgia visits No. 23 Missouri in a game which (More)
Posted 4:58 AM 10/8/2014 by The Associated Press
COLUMBIA (AP) - Missouri football fans who arrive early to tailgate before Saturday's home game against Georgia may see a few more two-wheeled tailgaters.
The university's athletics department is installing bike racks on the east side of the Hearnes Center in an effort to promote (More)
Posted 9:13 PM 10/6/2014 by KOMU 8 Sports
Here are your Friday Night Fever plays of the week from week seven! Voting ends Friday afternoon at 3. Make sure to watch KOMU 8 News at 10 on Fridays for all of your mid-Missouri football coverage!
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Posted 7:08 PM 10/6/2014 by Alex Brown, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - Seven Saturdays a year, Memorial Stadium normally fills with more than 70,000 rowdy fans.
However, on Monday, the stadium was quiet and peaceful as AT&T and Mizzou officials led a tour to showcase a new wireless system.
The system is a multi-million dollar (More)
Posted 11:55 AM 10/6/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer
COLUMBIA - The Missouri football team will head to The Swamp for an evening game on Oct. 18. On Monday the Southeastern Conference announced the Gators will host the Tigers with a 6 p.m. CT kickoff, scheduled to appear on either ESPN or ESPN2.
The network will finalize the channel (More)
Posted 6:37 PM 10/5/2014 by The Associated Press
SANTA CLARA, California (AP) - Colin Kaepernick threw for 201 yards and a touchdown, Frank Gore ran for 107 yards and the San Francisco 49ers converted a fake punt to beat the Kansas City Chiefs 22-17 on Sunday.
The 49ers (3-2) turned to a trick play on fourth-and-1 from their own 29 early (More)
Posted 3:42 PM 10/5/2014 by The Associated Press
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Nick Foles threw two touchdown passes, the defense and special teams each scored, and the Philadelphia Eagles held on for a 34-28 victory over the St. Louis Rams on Sunday.
The Eagles (4-1) rebounded from a tough loss at San Francisco with a strong all-around (More)
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Posted 1:03 PM 10/5/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer
COLUMBIA - The Missouri football team finally knows the start time for Oct. 11 home game. The Tigers will officially kick-off their first home conference game of the season against the Georgia Bulldogs at 11 a.m. CT on CBS.
The game time and broadcast network information was released on (More)
Posted 4:26 PM 10/3/2014 by John Zupon, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - There were some crazy scores in week seven of mid-Missouri high school football. It seems the cold did not slow any one down, as evidenced by a lot of high scores.
In our game of the week (More)
Posted 7:22 PM 10/2/2014 by John Zupon, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
CENTRALIA - In week seven of mid-Missouri high school football, our Game of the Week is the battle of the panthers. Centralia hosts Palmyra to see which panther team will reign supreme.
No rain is predicted for Friday's games and the temperature should be chilly in the 50's.(More)
The 2014 Mizzou baseball freshman class earned a pair of top-25 national rankings as Baseball America tabbed the class 12th nationally while Perfect Game slotted the Tigers at No. 22. Mizzou now ranks in the top 31 in all of the major recruiting rankings after being ranked No. 31 by...
Kyle Starke grew up loving the game of football. Like many other Mizzou football players, Starke began playing football in the fourth grade and continued through high school.
There may not be a more explosive and exciting player to watch for Mizzou Football this season than Marcus Murphy.
The senior wide receiver has since found his niche at Mizzou, finding success as Mizzou's primary slot receiver.
Mizzou Women's Swimming and Diving will launch its Southeastern Conference season as the Tigers are set to take on border rival No. 22 Arkansas on Friday, Oct. 24.