Posted 6:41 PM 11/1/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - It was the perfect day for Shane Ray.
As Ray's Missouri team beat Kentucky to take the lead in the SEC East, the standout defensive end broke the Missouri single-season sack record. Ray had two sacks in the game as the Tigers went on to win 20-10.
Ray has 12 sacks on the (More)
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Posted 2:04 PM 11/1/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer and Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
COLUMBIA - Missouri hosts Kentucky in a pivotal SEC East matchup. The Tigers are coming off a close victory over Vanderbilt and the Wildcats are looking to bounce back after a tough loss to Mississippi State. Missouri is 6-2 overall and 3-1 in conference play. The Wildcats are 5-3 overall and 2-3 (More)
Posted 10:43 AM 11/1/2014 by Lauren Donovan, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - Mizzou fans and SEC enthusiasts alike gathered at the Columns to cheer on the tigers. Saturday marked the first time ESPN's "SEC Nation" came to Mizzou's campus.
"SEC Nation" is a show similar to the format of College Gameday, providing coverage on college football games (More)
Posted 7:04 PM 10/31/2014 by Karla Valcourt, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - Cheering fans could be heard downtown when "SEC Nation" came to the University of Missouri for a pep rally Friday.
The network show arrived in Columbia Wednesday afternoon in preparation for an SEC packed weekend. On air production for the show began Friday afternoon.
Posted 9:35 AM 10/31/2014 by Nick Hehemann, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - ESPN radio personality and SEC Nation analyst Paul Finebaum spoke with MU students Friday at 11:30 a.m. in the Reynolds Journalism Institute.
Finebaum is visiting the University of Missouri for SEC Nation's live broadcast that will take place at the Francis quadrangle on (More)
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Posted 7:16 AM 10/31/2014 by Eduardo Gonzalez, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - The University of Missouri will have the spotlight Saturday morning when "SEC Nation" will broadcast from the Francis Quadrangle. While the show is an opportunity for exposure for the school, an MU official said it is an event that requires a lot of time and work to put together.(More)
Posted 8:55 PM 10/27/2014 by Josh Sultan, KOMU 8 Reporter and Ky Bright, KOMU 8 Producer
COLUMBIA - To some, the sound of two football helmets smashing into each other, gets the blood pumping. Football fans may find these hard hits fun to watch, but for the people wearing the uniforms, they could become a nightmare.
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Posted 3:24 PM 10/30/2014 by Mark Bergin, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - One MU student remembers meeting Tim Tebow a few years back in Orlando, Florida.
"I'd love to see him again, but I know he has a tight schedule with ESPN," Adam Hubbs said.
Hubbs, a sophomore engineering student at MU from Millstadt, Ill. (More)
Posted 2:43 PM 10/29/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Rams elevated linebacker Korey Toomer and offensive lineman Brandon Washington to the active roster, among a flurry of moves in the wake of an injury-filled loss at Kansas City.
The Rams on Wednesday also were awaiting the arrival of safety Mark Barron (More)
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Posted 2:37 PM 10/29/2014 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith plans to practice Wednesday despite spraining his troublesome throwing shoulder in last weekend's victory over the St. Louis Rams.
Smith landed on his right shoulder shortly before halftime. He received treatment in the locker room and (More)
Posted 11:26 AM 10/29/2014 by Katie Moeller and Phil Bergman, KOMU 8 Reporters
COLUMBIA - Earlier today many local residents learned the news that "Mr. Mizzou" John Kadlec passed away at age 86.
Richard King, owner of the Blue Note, was fortunate enough to meet Kadlec on a few occasions traveling to Missouri away games.
"I remember sitting in the restaurants (More)
Posted 11:26 AM 10/29/2014 by Lee Anne Denyer, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - The University of Missouri Athletic Department remembered "Mr. Mizzou" Wednesday. Former assistant coach and player John Kadlec passed away early Wednesday morning. He was 86.
The St. Louis native and lifelong Tiger, came to Mizzou in 1947 to play football under Hall of Fame (More)
Despite a career-night for sophomore Sierra Michaelis, the Tigers could not stop the No. 14 Cal Golden Bears.
Mizzou Volleyball fell to 3-0 ( ) to Texas A&M on Sunday afternoon at Reed Arena. The Tigers drop to 16-16 on the season and 7-10 in Southeastern Conference play. Sophomore Carly Kan (Honolulu, Hawaii) fell two kills shy of a double-double, posting 13 digs and eight kills to lead...
The Tigers took home wins in 8-of-10 matches Sunday and came away with a 24-10 dual victory over No. 22 Old Dominion. In the upset of the day, redshirt freshman Willie Miklus defeated No. 2 Jack Dechow in an exciting 9-7 sudden victory match.