Posted 11:08 PM 12/4/2014 by Jay Wallis, KOMU 8 Reporter
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama - In Columbia, there are plenty of identifiable restuarants that are connected to the city and Mizzou. There is a restaurant in Tuscaloosa that has a unique connection to the city and the Crimson Tide.
Dreamland Bar-B-Que embodies Tuscaloosa. It is one of Alabama's most (More)
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Posted 7:01 PM 12/4/2014 by Alex Brown, KOMU 8 Reporter
ATLANTA - With fans looking forward to the SEC Championship game Saturday at the Georgia Dome, one place in downtown Atlanta offers fans a look back.
The College Football Hall of Fame opened at the end of August and has attracted several football fans from around the nation. But it's not (More)
Posted 4:28 PM 12/4/2014 by Rachel Wittel, KOMU 8 Reporter
ATLANTA - SEC game days never seem to disappoint fans around the city of Atlanta.
"It really keeps us going when we have that kind of energy," Taco Mac server Joy Wells said. "It's like we don't get tired. It's really exciting, and we just get into the spirit of the game."
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Posted 3:33 PM 12/4/2014 by Mary Kate Burgess, KOMU 8 Sports Xtra Reporter
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Fans of the Crimson Tide are used to winning. Alabama is football royalty when it comes to college football, especially in the Southeastern Conference.
Meanwhile, the University of Missouri is the new kid on the block. The Tigers have only been in the conference (More)
Posted 1:44 PM 12/4/2014 by Rachel Wittel, KOMU 8 Reporter
ATLANTA - The Southeastern Conference is warning fans to watch out for counterfeit tickets as they make their way to Georgia Dome for the SEC Championship.
Jim Sullivan, SEC Director of Championship Ticket Operations, said specific details and textures of the ticket will prove its (More)
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Posted 6:50 PM 12/3/2014 by Cody Crutchfield and Mark Collins, KOMU 8 Reporters
COLUMBIA - Tickets for this Saturday's 2014 SEC Championship Game are already sold out on the SEC's official website, but that doesn't mean you can't buy tickets anymore.
This may actually be a blessing in disguise for fans looking for cheaper tickets. As of Wednesday evening, tickets were (More)
Posted 2:28 PM 12/3/2014 by The Associated Press
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - Gary Pinkel and Nick Saban are competing with a conference championship on the line 42 years after winning one together.
The former Kent State teammates will be on opposing sidelines Saturday. Saban leads No. 1 Alabama against Pinkel and No. 14 Missouri in the (More)
Posted 6:49 PM 12/1/2014 by Tom Kackley, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - After being a target on social media for missing two extra points two weeks ago, Andrew Baggett won an award for his performance last Saturday.
Baggett hit two critical field goals in a 21-14 win against Arkansas. He made attempts from 52 yards and then another from 50 right (More)
Posted 5:09 PM 12/1/2014 by Tom Kackley, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - The SEC fined Missouri $25,000 Monday for fans entering the field following the team's 21-14 win against Arkansas Saturday.
This is Mizzou's second offense for rushing the field or court since the Tigers moved to the Southeastern Conference in 2012.
Fans last rushed the (More)
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Posted 10:12 AM 12/1/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Police Officers Association said the five Rams players who stood with their hands raised before Sunday's game should be disciplined and the NFL should publicly apologize.
Some witnesses said Michael Brown, who was black, had his hands up before being fatally (More)
Posted 2:45 PM 11/30/2014 by Eric Kelly and Mark Kim, KOMU 8 Sports Reporters
ST. LOUIS - One year ago, the Battle Spartans finished up their first varsity football season after losing to Troy Buchanan in districts. Now, the Spartans have a state football championship.
In their first season with playoff eligibility, the Spartans defeated the Nixa Eagles (More)
Posted 9:00 PM 11/28/2014 by The Associated Press
COLUMBIA (AP) - After three quarters smothered by Arkansas, Missouri found a way out. It's been that way most of the year, simply finding ways to get the job done.
"I just think it got contagious," coach Gary Pinkel said after finally emerging from a rowdy locker room celebrating the 21-14 (More)
The Mizzou men fell, 69-53, to No. 1 ranked Kentucky on Thursday night at Mizzou Arena. Mizzou's performance was spearheaded by sophomore guard Wes Clark and forward Johnathan Williams, III. Clark finished the night with a career-high 19 points, four rebounds and four assists, while Williams III recorded 10 points...
NEW YORK CITY, NY - For the second consecutive weekend, Mizzou Track & Field will take on an elite field as they travel to New York City for the prestigious Armory Track Invitational. The teams are making a quick turnaround from the Rod McCravy Memorial Meet last weekend in Lexington,...
Led by sophomores Jordan Frericks and Sierra Michaelis, the Tigers finished with a 68-52 win over the Florida Gators. Mizzou improves to 12-9 overall and 2-6 SEC with the win. Frericks finished with her seventh double-double of the season, tallying 19 points and 13 rebounds.