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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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)
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)
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)
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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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)
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)
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)
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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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)
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.
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)
Mizzou, at 20-9, is off to its best start to a season through 29 games since 2008 when the team opened the year 22-7 overall. Looking further into the Tigers' record, at 6-3 in SEC play, the Tigers are off to their best start in conference play since they opened...
Mizzou Golf is tied for sixth with Coastal Carolina at the Hootie at Bulls Bay after carding a two-day total of 1-over-par 577.
Mizzou senior Morgan Eye has been selected to compete at the 27th annual State Farm College Slam Dunk & Three-Point Championships.
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.
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...