Posted 10:12 PM 8/9/2014 by Tyler Hastedt, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
JEFFERSON CITY - The Jays of Jefferson City High School put together a modest 6-4 record on the gridiron in 2013. Rock Bridge, however, ended the Jays' season by handing them a 30-point playoff loss on their home turf.
The team turned the page on last season's postseason defeat as family (More)
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Posted 4:35 PM 8/8/2014 by Tyler Hastedt, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - The Hickman Kewpies are coming off a rough 2013 campaign in which the team finished with a 3-6 record including an 0-4 mark on their home turf.
The Kewpies lost many of their players to Battle High School last season. 2014 marks a new beginning, however, as head coach Arnel (More)
Posted 1:59 PM 8/4/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer
COLUMBIA - The SEC Network is scheduled to launch on August 14 and mid-Missouri cable companies are finalizing plans to carry it. On Monday, KOMU confirmed both CenturyLink, Charter Communications and DirecTV have agreed to terms with ESPN to carry the SEC Network.
A CenturyLink sales (More)
Posted 2:00 PM 8/4/2014 by Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports
COLUMBIA - The Mizzou football team named its captains for the 2014-15 season Monday. Offensive tackle Mitch Morse, defensive end Markus Golden, safety Braylon Webb and wide receiver Bud Sasser will serve as the Tigers captains this upcoming season.
All four players are seniors, with two (More)
Posted 6:12 PM 8/1/2014 by Tyler Hastedt, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
NORMAN, Okla. - The Oklahoman reports University of Oklahoma officials are confident former Mizzou football player Dorial Green-Beckham will play this season.
The University of Missouri dismissed Green-Beckham from the team in April after a burglary incident in which the star wide (More)
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Posted 6:41 PM 7/29/2014 by Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
COLUMBIA - The NCAA suspended University of Missouri sophomore wide receiver Levi Copelin from athletic competition for the 2014-15 season Tuesday.
One of Copelin's most memorable plays from the 2013 football season was when he blocked a punt in the game against Kentucky.(More)
Posted 7:04 PM 7/25/2014 by The Associated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Rams have no restrictions in training camp for quarterback Sam Bradford, coming off a season-ending knee injury in November.
Bradford wore a brace on his left knee during the first full-squad workout Friday, but said he never gave it a thought. Coach Jeff (More)
Posted 7:38 PM 7/20/2014 by Alex Brown, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter
Boonville - Atiyyah Ellison, former defensive lineman at Mizzou and in the NFL, held his eighth annual sports skills camp Saturday and Sunday at Boonville High School.
Ellison estimated more than 80 boys and girls from ages six to 12 showed up each day for the football camp turned skills (More)
Posted 9:40 PM 7/18/2014 by The Associated Press
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - A judge has sentenced San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith to three years of probation and to spend 11 days with a work crew after he pleaded no contest to drunken driving and assault-weapons charges.
The sentence came Friday after the Santa Clara County (More)
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Posted 3:22 PM 7/18/2014 by Tyler Hastedt, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
HOOVER, Ala. - Members of the media picked four players from the Mizzou football program to represent the preseason All-SEC teams Thursday.
Senior defensive end Markus Golden was voted to the second team as he will be expected to bring leadership to Gary Pinkel's defense this fall. Golden (More)
Posted 2:40 PM 7/17/2014 by The Associated Press
HOOVER, Alabama (AP) - Missouri made a surprising run to the top of the Southeastern Conference's Eastern Division in just its second year in the league.
Staying on top might be even more of a challenge.
The Tigers lost a huge chunk of their team after finishing 12-2 last season (More)
Posted 1:18 PM 7/11/2014 by Blair Miller, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Tiger fans will have a new place to tailgate this fall when Truman's Terrace, located on the southeast side of Memorial Stadium, opens for the 2014 football season.
The area, formerly known as the Amphitheater at Mizzou, will be terraced into a tiered hillside and will be (More)
Mizzou Golf won its third consecutive and fourth overall Turning Stone Intercollegiate title Monday in Verona, N.Y., with a score of 6-over-par 870. The Tigers never lost their lead throughout the 11-team tournament and defeated second-place finisher Cleveland State by 10 strokes.
Each Monday prior to Mizzou Football's game, head coach Gary Pinkel and student-athletes meet with the media.
Mizzou (1-0) hits the road for the fi rst time in 2014 as they take on the Toledo Rockets (1-0) Saturday at 11 a.m. (central time) in Toledo, Ohio. Both teams are coming off of home victories this past Saturday against ranked FCS opponents. Mizzou jumped to a 21-7 lead...
Freshman Savannah Trujillo scored two goals and junior Reagan Russell added another as the Mizzou soccer team posted a 3-1 win over SMU Sunday night in Dallas, Texas. With the win in goal, redshirt senior goalkeeper McKenzie Sauerwein broke Missouri's career wins record with 36. She entered the match tied...
The Fall 2014 Mizzou tennis season kicks off in just 19 days, as the Tigers head to Kansas City, Mo. on Friday, Sept. 19 for the Mizzou Invite. With the upcoming season on the horizon, head coach Sasha Schmid and assistant coach Jason Potthoff agreed on a unique team bonding...