• Nixon announces deals at site of proposed Rams stadium

    Nixon announces deals at site of proposed Rams stadium

    Posted 10:54 AM 2/11/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - Gov. Jay Nixon announced deals with a power company and a railroad that he said represent progress toward plans for a proposed riverfront stadium for the St. Louis Rams.

    Nixon's news conference Tuesday included leaders of Ameren Missouri and Terminal Railroad Association. (More)

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  • Central Methodist football signing day makes history

    Central Methodist football signing day makes history

    Posted 4:55 PM 2/4/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    FAYETTE - Central Methodist University had nearly all of its 2015 football recruiting class on campus Wednesday to sign their letters of intent.

    All but two of the Eagles' 28 signees were on hand for the National Signing Day ceremony. The event was broadcasted online, which CMU says is the (More)

  • Missouri Signs Beckner Jr.

    Missouri Signs Beckner Jr.

    Posted 2:04 PM 2/4/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - The University of Missouri's 2015 football recruiting class added its most highly regarded player Wednesday.

    Terry Beckner Jr., a defensive tackle from East St. Louis (IL) High School, announced his commitment to Mizzou at a morning press conference covered by ESPNU and other (More)

  • Butler's big pick saves the Super Bowl for New England

    Butler's big pick saves the Super Bowl for New England

    Posted 8:29 PM 2/1/2015 by The Associated Press

    GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - One moment, Patriots cornerback Malcolm Butler found himself on the wrong side of a nightmare.

    The next, he saved the Super Bowl.

    Butler's interception of a Russell Wilson pass with 20 seconds left Sunday sealed New England's fourth Super Bowl title - a (More)

  • Mike Alden leaves behind reshaped Mizzou legacy

    Mike Alden leaves behind reshaped Mizzou legacy

    Posted 7:43 PM 1/29/2015 by Tyler Greever, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - Mike Alden, University of Missouri Chancellor Dr. R. Bowen Loftin, and MU College of Education Dean Dan Clay all plan to meet with media and fans at 10:30 a.m. Friday morning to discuss Alden's resignation as the university's athletic director. The resignation is effective on Aug. (More)

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  • Rams notify St. Louis they'll go year-to-year on dome lease

    Rams notify St. Louis they'll go year-to-year on dome lease

    Posted 3:13 PM 1/26/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Rams have notified the St. Louis Convention and Visitors Commission they intended to shift to a year-to-year lease agreement for their use of the Edward Jones Dome.

    A spokesman for the Rams and the CVC, which operates the dome, both confirmed the move (More)

  • Coach Kuligowski to remain with Mizzou

    Coach Kuligowski to remain with Mizzou

    Posted 12:11 PM 1/26/2015 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer

    COLUMBIA - Missouri defensive line coach Craig Kuligowski doesn't plan to leave the program anytime soon. On Monday, Kuligowski released a statement saying he had withdrawn his name for consideration for a co-defensive coordinator coaching position at the University of Illinois.

    Kuligowski (More)

  • Alden, others elected to Missouri Sports Hall of Fame

    Alden, others elected to Missouri Sports Hall of Fame

    Posted 8:23 PM 1/25/2015 by Corey Miller, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    SPRINGFIELD - The 2015 enshrinement class of the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame was formally inducted on Sunday.

    Among the notables to be inducted was University of Missouri Athletic Director, Mike Alden.

    Alden has been the Athletic Director at the University of Missouri since 1998. (More)

  • Mizzou RB Murphy named to Senior Bowl

    Mizzou RB Murphy named to Senior Bowl

    Posted 2:54 PM 1/23/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MOBILE, Alabama - Former Missouri running back Marcus Murphy has been named as a replacement for the North team at the Senior Bowl, which will be played Saturday in Mobile, Alabama.

    Murphy won the 2014 Paul Hornung Award, given to college football's most versatile player. The redshirt (More)

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  • Mizzou football to host Eastern Michigan

    Mizzou football to host Eastern Michigan

    Posted 5:43 PM 1/21/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri Tigers' football schedule has a new opponent in 2016 and 2020, the Eastern Michigan Eagles.

    David Morrison of the Columbia Daily Tribune tweeted that MU Assistant Athletic Director Bryan Maggard said the two schools are "working on an agreement."  

    This (More)

  • Big 5 pass cost of attendance as NCAA autonomy begins

    Big 5 pass cost of attendance as NCAA autonomy begins

    Posted 4:05 PM 1/18/2015 by The Associated Press

    OXON HILL, Maryland - Two huge video screens flanked a banner that stretched about the length of a third-and-long and hung behind the dais at the front of an expansive ballroom.

    On the banner and the screens were the logos of the five wealthiest and most powerful conferences in college (More)

  • Maclin added to Pro Bowl roster

    Maclin added to Pro Bowl roster

    Posted 8:36 AM 1/17/2015 by KOMU 8 Digital Staff

    PHILADELPHIA - Former Missouri and current Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jeremy Maclin will make hi first-ever trip to the NFL Pro Bowl.

    On Friday, the Eagles announced Maclin will replace Denver's Demaryius Thomas because of injury.

    During his comeback-season Maclin set NFL (More)

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