Posted 9:16 PM 1/21/2014 by Corey Miller, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
HONOLULU - This Sunday something will happen for the St. Louis Rams that hasn't happened since 2006. They will have two players in the Pro Bowl.
Defensive end Robert Quinn and punter Johnny Hekker will represent the Rams in Honolulu.
Quinn was a force on defense for St. Louis this (More)
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Posted 6:05 PM 1/15/2014 by Mark Kim, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
With the regular season for the NFL at wraps, the Pro Football Writers of America (PFWA) reflected on the season by handing out awards. Many players from the Kansas City Chiefs and St. Louis Rams received awards.
Rams defensive end Robert Quinn received arguably the biggest award so far (More)
Posted 1:49 PM 1/7/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer
COLUMBIA - After recording more than 1,000 rushing yards in a season for the second time in his career, Missouri junior tailback Henry Josey has declared for the 2014 NFL Draft. The 2013-14 season was a comeback season for Josey, who suffered a knee injury his sophomore year in 2011 against (More)
Posted 6:04 AM 1/7/2014 by The Associated Press
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) - Florida State is No. 1 in the final Associated Press college football poll, ending the Southeastern Conference's record streak of national championships.
The Seminoles received all 60 first-place votes from the media panel after beating Auburn 34-31 in the BCS (More)
Posted 4:23 PM 12/5/2013 by Mary Kate Burgess, KOMU 8 Reporter
CALIFORNIA - Mid-Missouri athletic directors and coaches alike are making sure bullying does not happen in their programs. With the Miami Dolphins bullying scandal gaining major media attention, bullying has been a topic across the nation and discussion on how to prevent it starting in high (More)
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Posted 8:28 PM 1/2/2014 by Brent Pearson, KOMU 8 Reporter
STILLWATER, Okla. - One man helped boost Oklahoma St. University's facilities into state of the art complexes.
T. Boone Pickens, an oiler and businessman, grew up in Holdenville, Okla. and graduated from OSU in 1951 with a degree in geology. After graduation, Pickens began to build his oil (More)
Posted 7:47 PM 12/30/2013 by Mark Kim, KOMU 8 Sports Columnist
(COLUMBIA) - Despite a disappointing loss to Auburn in the SEC Championship, the Missouri Tigers finished 11-2 on the year and will culminate in an appearance in the AT&T Cotton Bowl. The Tigers will play the Oklahoma State Cowboys on Jan. 3 at 7 p.m.
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Posted 6:53 PM 12/22/2013 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Andrew Luck threw for 241 yards and a touchdown, Donald Brown ran 51 yards for another score and the Indianapolis Colts beat the Kansas City Chiefs 23-7 on Sunday in a potential preview of an AFC wild-card playoff game.
The Colts (10-5) took advantage of four turnovers (More)
Posted 6:50 PM 12/22/2013 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Zac Stacy rushed for 104 yards and a touchdown, and two other rookies also had big games for the St. Louis Rams in their 23-13 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday.
Stedman Bailey scored on a 27-yard reverse, and Alec Ogletree forced two fumbles.
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Posted 3:25 PM 12/20/2013 by Tori Chamberlain, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - The Southeastern Conference announced Friday that three universities will be fined after fans rushed the respective schools' football fields.
Missouri fans rushed the field after the Tigers' dramatic 28-21 victory over Texas A&M which led to the clinching the SEC East title. (More)
Posted 4:06 PM 12/11/2013 by Mark Kim, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Missouri Head Coach Gary Pinkel has been named the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) Coach of the Year for Region 2. Pinkel has also been named a finalist for the prestigious Eddie Robinson National Coach of the Year, as awarded by the Football Writers Association of (More)
Posted 3:53 PM 12/11/2013 by Mark Kim, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Missouri defensive end Michael Sam continues to gather accolades. After being named the AP SEC Defensive Player of the Year and AP All-SEC First Team, Sam was named to the USA Today All-American First Team and the SEC Co-Defensive Player of the Year.
Sam is the only Missouri (More)
Mizzou vs Alcorn State Game Notes March 11, 2014 Senior leftfielder Eric Anderson extended his hitting streak to a team long seven games with a first inning single.
The Mizzou baseball team (8-7) battled through a rain delay en-route to a doubleheader sweep over Alcorn State Tuesday (March 11) at Taylor Stadium. The Tigers had a big day at the dish, with Shane Segovia (Sinton, Texas) and Eric Anderson (Highlands Ranch, Colo.) both hitting the first home runs...
Despite strong pushes from opposing teams in the final round, Mizzou Men's Golf held on to win the Bandon Dunes Championship Tuesday. The Tigers (+11) earned their third victory of the season and first since September. This was also the first time this season that all Tiger starters finished in...
Mizzou sophomore diver Clark Thomas won the 1-meter springboard at the NCAA Zone D Diving Championships Tuesday to earn a berth to the NCAA Men's Swimming and Diving Championships, March 27-29, in Austin, Texas. This marks Thomas' second career NCAA appearance, as he also qualified as a freshman in 2013.
No. 16 Mizzou Softball picked up a road doubleheader sweep at Evansville on Tuesday, winning 7-3 and 6-2 at Cooper Stadium.