• 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)

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  • 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)

  • 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)

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  • 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)

  • 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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  • The Xtra Point: Tigers Prepare To Play In Cotton Bowl

    The Xtra Point: Tigers Prepare To Play In Cotton Bowl

    Posted 7:47 PM 12/30/2013 by Mark Kim, KOMU 8 Sports Columnist

    (COLUMBIA) - Despite a disappointing loss to Auburn in the SEC Championship, the Missouri Tigers finished 11-2 on the year and will culminate in an appearance in the AT&T Cotton Bowl. The Tigers will play the Oklahoma State Cowboys on Jan. 3 at 7 p.m.

    The biggest matchup to watch in (More)

  • Luck, Brown Lead Colts Past Chiefs 23-7

    Luck, Brown Lead Colts Past Chiefs 23-7

    Posted 6:53 PM 12/22/2013 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY (AP) - Andrew Luck threw for 241 yards and a touchdown, Donald Brown ran 51 yards for another score and the Indianapolis Colts beat the Kansas City Chiefs 23-7 on Sunday in a potential preview of an AFC wild-card playoff game.

    The Colts (10-5) took advantage of four turnovers (More)

  • Rams Beat Bucs 23-13, Finish Strong at Home

    Rams Beat Bucs 23-13, Finish Strong at Home

    Posted 6:50 PM 12/22/2013 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Zac Stacy rushed for 104 yards and a touchdown, and two other rookies also had big games for the St. Louis Rams in their 23-13 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday.

    Stedman Bailey scored on a 27-yard reverse, and Alec Ogletree forced two fumbles.

    Robert (More)

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  • Track. Distance Squad has Record Performances on West Coast

    Day two in California saw the mid-distance and distance groups split between two of the weekend's premier meets, the Mt. SAC Relays and Bryan Clay Invitational. As the teams prepare to enter their final day of competition on the west coast on Saturday, they have already accrued nine personal record...

  • Softball. No. 13 Mizzou Softball Gets Friday Doubleheader Sweep of Ole Miss

    Clutch pitching and a seventh-inning rally propelled No. 13 Mizzou Softball to a 5-3 win over Southeastern Conference foe Ole Miss in Game One of the doubleheader on Friday at University Field.

  • Baseball. Mizzou 2, MSU 3 (11)

    Mizzou -, No. 22 Mississippi State - April 18, 2014 Notes Redshirt senior OF Eric Anderson lined a leadoff double to center in the bottom of the first. It was the 17th time in 26 games he has reached base safely in the first inning since moving to the leadoff...

  • Baseball. Tigers Fall to No. 22 MSU in Extras, 3-2

    Keaton Steele (St. Joseph, Mo.) was strong in relief on Friday (April 18) night, striking out seven batters in four innings but surrendering the winning run in the top of the 11th inning as Mizzou (17-19, 6-10) fell to No. 22 Mississippi State (24-15, 8-8) 3-2 at Taylor Stadium. Brett...

  • W. Tennis. Mizzou Tennis Adds Brianna Lashway to Program

    University of Missouri Head Tennis Coach Sasha Schmid announced on Friday the addition of Brianna Lashway (Bradenton, Fla.) to the program for the 2014-15 season. Lashway signed a National Letter of Intent to attend the University and compete for the Tigers.