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    Mizzou women's basketball defeat Arkansas in regular season finale

    Mizzou women's basketball defeat Arkansas in regular season finale

    Posted 4:32 PM 3/1/2015 by Alex Farkas, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - It may have been senior night for Missouri women's basketball players Morgan Eye and Bree Fowler, but it was the sophomores that stole the show for the Tigers as they defeated the Arkansas Razorbacks 57-41.

    After coming off a big upset in College Station, Texas over the No. 12 (More)

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    Mizzou baseball off to its best start since 1985 with sweep of UIC

    Mizzou baseball off to its best start since 1985 with sweep of UIC

    Posted 3:25 PM 3/1/2015 by Alex Farkas, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MILLINGTON, Tennessee - Mizzou baseball completed the three-game sweep over UIC Sunday with a 10-1 victory at USA Stadium. 

    The team is riding a six game winning streak and the program is now off to its best start since 1985 with a record of 10-1. 

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    Mizzou Baseball continues hot start with Doubleheader Sweep

    Mizzou Baseball continues hot start with Doubleheader Sweep

    Posted 8:15 PM 2/28/2015 by Chris Turner, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MILLINGTON, Tennessee - Missouri baseball made it five consecutive wins with a sweep of Saturday's doubleheader vs. the University of Illinois-Chicago.

    The Tigers won game one in dramatic fashion with junior Josh Lester hitting a walk-off home run to give Missouri the 3-2 win. The pitching (More)

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    Georgia rolls past Missouri 68-44 for third straight win

    Georgia rolls past Missouri 68-44 for third straight win

    Posted 2:11 PM 2/28/2015 by The Associated Press

    ATHENS, Georgia - Nemanja Djurisic scored 14 points and Georgia strengthened its NCAA tournament hopes with a runaway 68-44 win over Missouri on Saturday.

    Georgia (19-9, 10-6 Southeastern Conference) has won three straight games, including road wins against Alabama and Mississippi, since (More)

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    Mid-Missouri sporting event cancellations

    Mid-Missouri sporting event cancellations

    Posted 10:26 AM 2/28/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff

    COLUMBIA - Due to inclement weather predicted for the weekend of Feb. 27-28 and Mar. 1, the following sporting events involving mid-Missouri teams have been either rescheduled or canceled.

    Mizzou baseball: home-opening series against the University of Illinois-Chicago (More)

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    Appalachian State hires Douglas Gillin as Athletic Director

    Appalachian State hires Douglas Gillin as Athletic Director

    Posted 2:55 PM 2/27/2015 by KOMU 8 Digital Staff & The Associated Press

    BOONE, North Carolina (AP) - Appalachian State has hired Douglas Gillin as its athletic director. Chancellor Sheri N. Everts announced the hiring Friday and says Gillin will begin April 6.

    Gillin comes to Appalachian State from Missouri, where he has been its deputy athletic director since (More)

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    Late 3 lifts Missouri women over No. 12 Texas A&M 70-69

    Late 3 lifts Missouri women over No. 12 Texas A&M 70-69

    Posted 10:57 PM 2/26/2015 by The Associated Press

    COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - Maddie Stock made the game-winning 3-pointer with 0.1 seconds left to give Missouri women a 70-69 upset over No. 12 Texas A&M on Thursday night.

    Sierra Michaelis went the length of the court and drove into traffic before kicking out to Stock who was open (More)

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    Missouri wrestler named MAC Wrestler of the Week

    Missouri wrestler named MAC Wrestler of the Week

    Posted 3:15 PM 2/25/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - For the second time in the 2014-15 season, Missouri wrestling's Alan Waters has been named MAC Wrestler of the Week. 

    Waters, a senior from Kansas City, went 3-0 this past weekend at the 2015 National Duels Finals at the University of Iowa and moved to the No.1 ranking in (More)

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    Mizzou snaps record losing streak with win against Florida

    Mizzou snaps record losing streak with win against Florida

    Posted 9:57 PM 2/24/2015 by Corey Miller, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Missouri entered the night riding a program-worst 13 game losing streak. Florida head coach Billy Donovan entered the night with 499 career wins. Something had to give.

    In the end, it was the Tigers who pulled away with a 64-52 victory at Mizzou Arena.

    The Tigers were (More)

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    Mizzou softball, baseball earn SEC weekly honors

    Mizzou softball, baseball earn SEC weekly honors

    Posted 6:42 PM 2/23/2015 by KOMU 8 Sports Digital Staff

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri baseball and softball teams both had winning weekends, which resulted in a set of weekly honors from the Southeastern Conference for both squads.

    Freshman left-handed pitcher Paige Lowary, who was named SEC Freshman of the Week, helped the Tiger softball team get (More)

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    Florida's Finney-Smith remains suspended, out at Missouri

    Florida's Finney-Smith remains suspended, out at Missouri

    Posted 12:36 PM 2/23/2015 by The Associated Press

    GAINESVILLE, Florida (AP) - Florida will be without second-leading scorer Dorian Finney-Smith for the third consecutive game Tuesday night at Missouri.

    Coach Billy Donovan says Finney-Smith remains suspended for an undisclosed violation of team rules. Donovan says he will re-evaluate (More)

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    Mizzou women's basketball defeats Vanderbilt 54-51

    Mizzou women's basketball defeats Vanderbilt 54-51

    Posted 3:33 PM 2/22/2015 by Samantha Hoffmann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    NASHVILLE - Sunday's match against the Vanderbilt Commodores came down to the final minute of play for the Mizzou women's basketball team after they had taken a 10 point lead early in the second. The Tigers were able to pull out the 54-51 lead to improve their record to 15-12 overall and 5-9 in (More)

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