• Friday Night Fever week eight plays of the week

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    Posted 12:03 PM 10/13/2014 by KOMU 8 Sports

    Here are your Friday Night Fever plays of the week from week eight! There's only one week left in the regular season for mid-Missouri high school football. Vote for your favorite play and spread the word about your vote! The poll will close Friday at 3 p.m. 

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  • SEC announces kickoff time for Missouri's homecoming game

    SEC announces kickoff time for Missouri's homecoming game

    Posted 11:38 AM 10/13/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri football team will kickoff this year's homecoming game at 3 p.m. CT on Oct. 25. The Southeastern Conference made the announcement on Monday that the match-up against the Vanderbilt Commodores can be seen on the SEC Network for fans who aren't able to "come home" for the (More)

  • No. 23 Missouri gets routed at home

    Posted 2:19 PM 10/11/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Despite losing Heisman candidate Todd Gurley, the No. 13 Georgia Bulldogs blanked the No. 23 Missouri Tigers 34-0. Missouri quarterback Maty Mauk threw four interceptions and the defense wasn't able to stop the Georgia rushing attack. This was the first time Missouri was shut out at (More)

  • Missouri vs. Georgia: news, stats and scores

    Missouri vs. Georgia: news, stats and scores

    Posted 10:17 AM 10/11/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer and Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - No. 23 Missouri hosts No. 13 Georgia in a pivotal SEC East matchup. The Tigers had an extra week to prepare for the Bulldogs and won't have to contend with Todd Gurley. Gurley was suspeneded earlier this week for NCAA violations. The Bulldogs will have to rely on younger players and (More)

  • FNF high school football scores and photos: Week 8

    FNF high school football scores and photos: Week 8

    Posted 6:17 PM 10/10/2014 by John Zupon, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - It has been another fun week in mid-Missouri high school football. With only two weeks left, every team has been pushing to get a little closer to the post season, even if the team had zero wins entering Friday.

    Click here to see all (More)

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  • The Extra Point: Game of the Week: Jefferson City at Battle

    The Extra Point: Game of the Week: Jefferson City at Battle

    Posted 1:17 AM 10/10/2014 by John Zupon, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - With only two weeks left in the season in mid-Missouri high school football, we have a high-powered and well-established Jefferson City team heading up to Columbia to take on the young and new Battle squad. It should be a fun game because these two schools are so different yet so (More)

  • Helias football loses its first game of the year to Rockhurst

    Posted 10:42 PM 10/9/2014 by Nick Hehemann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    JEFFERSON CITY - In a matchup of two powerhouse Missouri football teams, Rockhurst got the better of Helias on Thursday night in a 40-10 victory. 

    The loss was the first of the year for the Crusaders, as they are now 7-1 on the season. 

    Next up for Helias is a home game against Sullivan on Friday, Oct. 17. 

  • Georgia star Gurley suspended days before Missouri game

    Georgia star Gurley suspended days before Missouri game

    Posted 4:55 PM 10/9/2014 by The Associated Press

    ATHENS, Georgia (AP) - Georgia star tailback Todd Gurley has been suspended indefinitely while the school investigates an alleged violation of NCAA rules.

    The school made the announcement Thursday, two days before the No. 13 Bulldogs (4-1, 2-1 Southeastern Conference) face No. 23 Missouri (More)

  • Opening Drive: Previewing high school football, week eight

    Posted 1:27 PM 10/9/2014 by Tyler Greever and Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Sports Reporters

    COLUMBIA - On the newest episode of Opening Drive, see how a coach changed one of his player's lives.

    Then, find out what Emojis our hosts give to some of the biggest storylines from last week's games.

    Finally, see the full preview for the Friday Night Fever Game of the Week: Jefferson City vs. Battle. We have previews for all of the other best matchups too! 

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  • NCAA president has wish list for Power Five conferences

    NCAA president has wish list for Power Five conferences

    Posted 12:35 PM 10/9/2014 by The Associated Press

    DANBURY, Connecticut (AP) - Now that the Power Five conferences have their autonomy, NCAA President Mark Emmert has a wish list he'd like them to tackle right away.

    Emmert, speaking after a lecture at Western Connecticut State University, said Wednesday the conferences should prioritize (More)

  • SEC East overshadowed by more powerful West

    SEC East overshadowed by more powerful West

    Posted 2:14 PM 10/8/2014 by The Associated Press

    ATHENS, Georgia (AP) - An important Southeastern Conference Eastern Division showdown is being overshadowed this week by another deluge of compelling SEC West games.

    The only ranked teams from the SEC East will meet on Saturday when No. 13 Georgia visits No. 23 Missouri in a game which (More)

  • Mizzou gets bike-friendly for Georgia game

    Mizzou gets bike-friendly for Georgia game

    Posted 4:58 AM 10/8/2014 by The Associated Press

    COLUMBIA (AP) - Missouri football fans who arrive early to tailgate before Saturday's home game against Georgia may see a few more two-wheeled tailgaters.

    The university's athletics department is installing bike racks on the east side of the Hearnes Center in an effort to promote (More)

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