Posted 2:29 PM 11/8/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA- Missouri will likely be without another starting cornerback when the Tigers take the field against Texas A&M.
Cornerback Aarion Penton was arrested early Friday morning according to Columbia Police Department arrest records. Penton was cited with possession of 35 grams (More)
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Posted 7:18 PM 11/7/2014 by Alex Brown, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
COLUMBIA - 13 area schools are playing Friday night in district championships across Missouri. Check out the scores!
Battle at Camdenton: 22-14, FINAL
Blair Oaks at California: 30-32, FINAL
Mexico at Helias: 0-47, FINAL
Jefferson City at Francis Howell: 10-14 (More)
Posted 9:23 AM 11/7/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Rams running back Zac Stacy missed a 1,000-yard rookie season by only 27 yards.
Despite being on a much slower pace, he's doing his best to be a team player this season.
Stacy is healthy, but he's dropped to third in a rotation that's been whittled to two the past (More)
Posted 9:18 AM 11/7/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Alex Smith took the snap from center, looked to his right and saw Dwayne Bowe open in the end zone. For a fleeting second, it appeared as if one of this season's biggest statistical anomalies would be resolved.
Just maybe, a Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver would catch a (More)
Posted 7:41 PM 11/6/2014 by Nick Hehemann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
LONDON - The NFL announced today that the Kansas City Chiefs will play a regular-season game in London in 2015 for the first time in team history.
The game is scheduled for Nov. 1, and Kansas City will be the "home" team against the Detroit Lions.
So, the (More)
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Posted 9:25 AM 11/6/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - A former Anheuser-Busch executive and a prominent lawyer, both experienced in dealing with the NFL, have been tapped by Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon to consider options that will ensure the future of pro football in St. Louis.
Nixon announced the appointment Wednesday of former (More)
Posted 2:05 PM 11/5/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Chiefs have signed fullback Anthony Sherman, who has helped pave the way for one of the NFL's top rushing offenses, to a three-year contract extension.
A person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press on Monday that Sherman can earn up to $7 million over the (More)
Posted 7:51 PM 11/4/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is planning to discuss the future of the St. Louis Rams during a teleconference Wednesday.
Nixon plans to speak with reporters about what his office calls the future of the NFL in St. Louis. No specific details have been released.
The Rams' (More)
Posted 3:21 PM 11/3/2014 by John Zupon, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - The Columbia Convention and Visitors Bureau will watch as the sports feasibility impact study will be presented to the Columbia City Council on Monday night.
In March, the CVB and Columbia Parks and Recreation teamed up to study how expanding or renovating ball parks, soccer (More)
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Posted 11:00 AM 11/3/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer
COLUMBIA - The Missouri football team will face the Texas A&M Aggies for the fifth year in a row on Saturday, Nov. 15. The string of consecutive games will come to an end at College Station following the 6:30 p.m. CT kickoff on the SEC Network.
In May, the Southeastern Conference (More)
Posted 6:26 PM 11/2/2014 by The Associated Press
SANTA CLARA, California (AP) - Colin Kaepernick fumbled at the goal line with 2 seconds remaining, and St. Louis sacked the San Francisco quarterback eight times on the way to a 13-10 upset over the 49ers on Sunday.
The Rams recovered, and the play was reviewed and upheld. The 49ers (4-4) (More)
Posted 3:01 PM 11/2/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Alex Smith threw for 199 yards and two touchdowns, Jamaal Charles ran for another score and the Kansas City Chiefs won 24-10 on Sunday, sending the New York Jets to their eighth straight loss.
Tight ends Travis Kelce and Anthony Fasano each caught touchdown passes, and (More)
Mizzou volleyball closed its season with a 3-2 (27-25, 25-23, 21-25, 21-25, 12-15) loss to Alabama on Wednesday night (Nov. 26) at the Hearnes Center. The Tigers were led by sophomore Carly Kan (Honolulu, Hawaii), who tallied her 19th double-double of the season, matching the school record for double-doubles in...
Mizzou kept host school Chaminade at an arm's length throughout the Tigers' final game at the EA Sports Maui Invitational, outrunning the Silverswords down the stretch for a 74-60 victory.
The Mizzou men's swimming and diving team is ranked third nationally in the Nov. 26 College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) NCAA Division I Men's Team Rankings, the CSCAA announced on Wednesday. The No. 3 ranking is the highest in program history, besting the No. 7 ranking the squad...
Mizzou volleyball sophomore All-American Carly Kan (Honolulu, Hawaii) was named SEC Scholar Athlete of the Year, as announced by the SEC office on Wednesday (Nov. 25). Kan shares the award with Florida's Holly Pole and Texas A&M's Shelby Sullivan. This is the second major academic award for Kan this year...
For the second time this season, junior diver Lauren Reedy earned accolades from the Southeastern Conference, as she was named the SEC Female Diver of the Week on Tuesday. The Rochester Hills, Mich., native also earned the same honor on Oct. 28.