• Court Documents Reveal Green-Beckham Had No Pot on Him

    Court Documents Reveal Green-Beckham Had No Pot on Him

    Posted 1:24 PM 1/30/2014 by Eric Stoyanov, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

    SPRINGFIELD - New court documents from Greene County show University of Missouri wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham had no illegal substances on him. The Springfield Police Department arrested Green-Beckham on suspicion of drug activity Jan. 10.

    The documents state, Springfield police (More)

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  • Rams Fire Defensive Coordinator Tim Walton

    Rams Fire Defensive Coordinator Tim Walton

    Posted 2:47 PM 1/29/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Rams fired defensive coordinator Tim Walton on Wednesday after finishing in the middle of the pack in his one season.

    Coach Jeff Fisher announced the move and wished Walton well. Walton spent four years as the secondary coach in Detroit before he was hired (More)

  • College Athletes Take Step Toward Forming Union

    College Athletes Take Step Toward Forming Union

    Posted 1:22 PM 1/28/2014 by The Associated Press

    CHICAGO (AP) - Football players at Northwestern are spearheading the formation of a first-of-its-kind union for college athletes.

    Outgoing Wildcats quarterback Kain Colter joined union leaders Tuesday in Chicago to announce the creation of the College Athletes Players Association.

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  • Columbia Police to Investigate Courey Sexual Assault Allegations

    Columbia Police to Investigate Courey Sexual Assault Allegations

    Posted 3:13 PM 1/27/2014 by Andrea Gonzales, KOMU 8 Digital Producer and Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer

    COLUMBIA - The Columbia Police Department took the reigns from the MU Police Department Monday on an investigation into Sasha Menu Courey's alleged sexual assault in February 2010.

    Sergeant Joe Bernhard said the Columbia Police Department received information about the possible rape of (More)

  • UM System to Investigate Alleged Rape Case

    Posted 2:08 PM 1/26/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer

    COLUMBIA - University of Missouri System President Tim Wolfe has announced he plans to hire an independent counsell to conduct an investigation into MU's handling of an alleged rape case from 2010 involving Missouri swimmer Sasha Menu Courey. On Sunday, Wolfe (More)

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  • Mizzou Football Player Arrested for Peace Disturbance

    Mizzou Football Player Arrested for Peace Disturbance

    Posted 8:23 AM 1/24/2014 by Lee Anne Denyer, KOMU 8 Reporter and Emily Spain, KOMU 8 Anchor

    COLUMBIA - University of Missouri police arrested Mizzou football wide receiver Levi Copelin Thursday night. Police arrested him around 10 p.m. for a peace disturbance. Copelin is a redshirt freshman who's most memorable play from the 2013 football season, was when he blocked a punt in the game (More)

  • Two Rams to Participate in Pro Bowl

    Two Rams to Participate in Pro Bowl

    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)

  • Missouri Football Teams Receive Awards From PFWA

    Missouri Football Teams Receive Awards From PFWA

    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)

  • Mizzou's Henry Josey Declares for NFL Draft

    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)

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  • Florida State Breaks SEC Run as Final No. 1 in AP

    Florida State Breaks SEC Run as Final No. 1 in AP

    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)

  • Mid-Missouri High Schools Discuss Bullying in Sports

    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)

  • Oklahoma St. Facilities Provide State of the Art Experience

    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)

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