Posted 3:11 PM 11/20/2013 by Mark Kim, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Missouri football head coach Gary Pinkel has been named a semifinalist for the 2013 Maxwell Football Club Collegiate Coach of the Year.
Pinkel is one of 16 coaches named semifinalists. The other 15, as announced by MFC President Ron Jaworski, includes Nick Saban (More)
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Posted 6:52 PM 11/18/2013 by Clayton Conness, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - When the Mizzou football team takes on No. 24 Ole Miss Saturday, senior quarterback James Franklin will be able to be under center. But even after missing three whole games and playing in a limited role in last week's game in Lexington, his game doesn't appear to have suffered.(More)
Posted 5:19 PM 11/18/2013 by Clayton Conness, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - The No. 8 Missouri vs. No. 9 Texas A&M football game on Nov. 30 will start at 6:45 p.m. from Faurot Field. The game will broadcast on ESPN.
The Tigers (9-1,5-1) take on No. 24 Ole Miss in Oxford this Saturday while the Aggies (8-2,4-2) travel to No. 18 LSU.
Posted 4:54 PM 11/18/2013 by Clayton Conness, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
ST. LOUIS - Amid a losing season, the Rams proved to the NFL they do have one good thing going for them: Tavon Austin. In St. Louis' Week 10 victory over Indianapolis, Austin shined a bright light on an otherwise sub-par team by recording a punt return touchdown and two touchdown receptions. But (More)
Posted 11:15 PM 11/17/2013 by The Associated Press
DENVER - Peyton Manning went virtually untouched by Kansas City's sack-happy defense Sunday night, throwing for 323 yards and a touchdown to lead the Denver Broncos to a 27-17 victory over the NFL's last undefeated team.
The Chiefs, who came into the game with a league-leading 36 sacks (More)
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Posted 4:30 PM 11/13/2013 by Mark Kim, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - The honors just keep on coming for MIssouri defensive end Michael Sam.
Sam has been named a semifinalist for the 2013 Walter Camp Award. He is one of five SEC players named as semifinalists for this award (Johnny Manziel, Mike Evans, A.J McCarron and C.J Mosley) and one of (More)
Posted 2:36 PM 11/11/2013 by Clayton Conness, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.- For the third time this season, Mizzou's redshirt freshman quarterback Maty Mauk has been named the SEC Freshman Player of the Week.
Mauk tied a school record by throwing for five touchdowns, four of which went to sophomore Dorial Green-Beckham, in Missouri's win over (More)
Posted 9:35 PM 11/10/2013 by The Associated Press
COLUMBIA - The Missouri Tigers are ninth in this week's BCS standings.
Missouri (9-1) defeated Kentucky in Lexington yesterday 48-17. The Tigers have a bye this week, and next play on November 23 at Ole Miss.
Florida State took firm hold of second place in the BCS standings behind (More)
Posted 7:33 PM 11/10/2013 by The Associated Press
INDIANAPOLIS - Tavon Austin returned a punt 98 yards for a touchdown and caught two TD passes, almost single-handedly ending the Rams' three-game losing streak with a stunning 38-8 victory Sunday at Indianapolis.
The smallish receiver caught only two passes, for 138 yards, and averaged (More)
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Posted 10:28 PM 11/6/2013 by Tori Chamberlain, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
MID-MISSOURI - Several high school teams across the state faced off tonight in the second round of state football playoffs. KOMU 8 Sports is happy to bring you highlights, and final scores below.
Missouri High School Football Playoffs - FINAL SCORES:
Helias 77 - (More)
Posted 8:11 PM 11/4/2013 by Jack Bernstein, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - After a dominant 31-3 victory over Tennessee last weekend, the 9th ranked Missouri Tigers are busy preparing for the Kentucky Wildcats. Many people wondered how the Tigers would respond after the double overtime loss to South Carolina, but all doubt was erased quickly against the (More)
Well I think obviously it was a very competitive match, I thought we had two very good teams playing. A lot of ups and downs for both groups. At the end of the day for us, like I told the kids in the locker room, in sports some days it's...
Second Round Game NotesPurdue improved to 22-11 on the season, while Mizzou ended the year with a 35-1 record.
The No. 4 Mizzou volleyball team saw its season come to a close as it fell, 3-1 (18-25, 25-23, 16-25, 25-27), in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday night (Dec. 7) at the Hearnes Center. The loss drops the Tigers to 35-1 on the year as Purdue...
Henry Josey and Dorial Green-Beckham had standout performances offensively, but they were not enough as No. 3 Auburn outlasted No. 5 Missouri, 59-42, to win the SEC Championship inside the Georgia Dome.