Posted 1:11 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 On Monday, Kuligowski released a statement saying he had withdrawn his name for consideration for a co-defensive coordinator coaching position at the University of Illinois.
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Posted 9:23 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)
Posted 3:54 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)
Posted 6:43 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."
Posted 5:05 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)
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Posted 9:36 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)
Posted 8:18 PM 1/15/2015 by The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (AP) - The Kansas City Chiefs will continue to spend training camp on the campus of Missouri Western after the school's board of governors approved a three-year contract extension Friday.
The decision will keep the Chiefs heading north of Kansas City through 2017. Their (More)
Posted 4:30 PM 1/14/2015 by KOMU 8 Digital Staff & The Associated Press
PULLMAN, Washington (AP) - Washington State has hired Alex Grinch of Missouri to be defensive coordinator.
"I'm excited to join the Washington State football program and thank Coach Leach for the opportunity. It's time to get to work to produce a defense that Cougar fans can be proud of," (More)
Posted 4:23 PM 1/14/2015 by KOMU 8 Digital Staff & The Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Former Missouri and current New York Jets defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson is replacing injured Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy in the Pro Bowl.
The Jets announced Wednesday that Richardson, who was originally selected as an alternate, will play in the (More)
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Posted 12:26 PM 1/10/2015 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Losing an NFL team would have a minimal economic impact in St. Louis, experts say. They acknowledge the blow to the region's psyche would be far greater.
The future of the NFL in St. Louis is up in the air now that Rams owner Stan Kroenke has joined in a development group (More)
Posted 4:03 PM 1/9/2015 by Lee Anne Denyer, KOMU 8 Digital Producer and the Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Plans have been unveiled for a new open-air football stadium in St. Louis along the Mississippi River as the city ups its bid to either keep the Rams or lure a new NFL team.
The plan announced Friday said the stadium would cost at least $860 million. Private sources and (More)
Posted 7:25 PM 1/3/2015 by Jay Wallis, KOMU 8 Reporter
ORLANDO - Bud Sasser has emerged as Maty Mauk's go-to receiver as the senior wide out easily leads the team in receptions, receiving yards and touchdowns this season. However, he almost gave it up in high school, and at one point, he even told his high school coach that he wasn't going to play (More)
Senior 1B Kelsea Roth (Yorba Linda, Calif.) did not want Mizzou Softball's 2015 season to be over.
A powerful third inning for Mizzou Softball was not enough to hold off No. 7 UCLA in the first game of the NCAA Super Regional at Easton Stadium on Saturday, with the hometown Bruins taking a 7-4 result.
The 2014-15 academic year at the University of Missouri has concluded, and Mizzou volleyball finished with the team's highest GPA in over a decade. The 14 girl roster posted a Spring 2015 semester GPA of 3.55 and finished with a cumulative 3.51 GPA this past school year.
No. 10-seed Mizzou Softall is set to face No. 7 UCLA in a best-of-three series at the Los Angeles Super Regional from May 23-24. All games will be televised on ESPNU. Saturday's Super Regional opener is slated to begin at 7 p.m. CT.
COLUMBIA, Mo. - Twenty-four Tigers will move onto the second stage of the 2015 outdoor post-season, as their marks were good for qualification into the NCAA Championships West Preliminary Round in Austin, Tx., from May 28-30. The NCAA released the list of final entries on Thursday (May 21), which is...