Posted 2:56 PM 5/21/2015 by Austin Hough, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
HOOVER, AL - The Missouri baseball team's chances of making the NCAA tournament took a big hit Thursday morning, as the Tigers lost to the Alabama Crimson Tide 4-3, eliminating them from the SEC Tournament.
Just like Wednesday, the Tigers got off to a good start. Missouri scored two runs (More)
Adv. - more news below
Posted 6:54 PM 5/19/2015 by Abby Rice, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
SEDALIA, Mo. - The Rock Bridge High School boys golf team secured the Class 4 State Championship for the second year in a row at the Sedalia Country Club on Monday.
The win marked the third time in the last five years that the Bruins have won the state title.The Bruins posted a team score (More)
Posted 5:00 PM 5/19/2015 by Abby Rice, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
HOOVER, Al. - The Missouri baseball team advanced in the SEC Tournament with a 5-1 win over South Carolina on Monday, giving the Tigers their first ever SEC Tournament win in program history.
Starter Reggie McClain stepped up in a big way for the Tigers. McClain pitched seven innings (More)
Posted 7:35 PM 5/18/2015 by The Associated Press
SANTA CLARA, Califonia (AP) - When Justin Smith decided that his body wouldn't let him perform up to his own lofty standards, he knew it was time to stop playing.
Smith announced Monday that he is retiring after 14 seasons as one of the top defensive linemen in the NFL, dealing yet another (More)
Posted 5:49 PM 5/17/2015 by Samantha Hoffmann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Produucer
COLUMBIA, Mo. - Mizzou softball's Kirsten Mack hit a grand slam and a double, driving in a career high five runs, to help the Tigers down Kansas 7-6 Sunday and advance to the NCAA Super Regional against UCLA.
Sophomore P Cheyenne Baxter got the win in the circle for the Tigers, scattering (More)
Adv. - more news below
Posted 6:49 PM 5/16/2015 by Tyler Murry, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - After a big win against Indiana State, the Tigers kept to their winning ways against rival Kansas, 5-3.
Despite trailing early, Missouri's bats came alive as Emily Crane, Sami Fagan and Amanda Sanchez each recorded a pair of hits to lift the Tigers.
On the mound, Tori (More)
Posted 4:05 PM 5/16/2015 by Tyler Murry, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Following its first win in 13 days, the Missouri men's baseball team added another tally to the loss column falling, 8-2, to Kentucky.
The loss marks the seventh loss for the Tigers in their past three games as the team is now 4-7 in the month of May. Missouri's record now sits (More)
Posted 7:11 PM 5/6/2015 by Samantha Hoffmann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
OLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Incoming Mizzou women's basketball freshman and McDonalds All-American Sophie Cunningham was named to the 2015 USA Basketball Women's U19 World Championship Team Trials roster, as announced today by USA Basketball.
Trials to select the 12 members who will comprise (More)
Posted 5:04 PM 5/6/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - The No. 13, 7-seed Missouri softball team (39-13) won its first round SEC Tournament game, run-ruling 10-seed Mississippi State (35-19) 9-0 in six innings.
Sophomore pitcher Tori Finucane (19-8) allowed just one hit with two walks and two strikeouts in a complete (More)
Adv. - more news below
Posted 6:02 PM 5/3/2015 by Samantha Hoffmann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA, Mo. - No. 21 Mizzou baseball (28-20, 14-10 SEC) was unable to complete its comeback against Ole Miss Sunday afternoon at Taylor Stadium. With the win, the Rebels prevented the Mizzou sweep. Sikes Orvis had two homeruns.
Orvis' homers came in back-to-back at bats in the second and (More)
Posted 3:22 PM 5/3/2015 by Samantha Hoffmann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA, Mo. - Freshman pitcher Paige Lowary threw her best game of the season en route to the Tigers downing No. 1 Florida in eight innings, 3-2. She pitched 8.0 innings, giving up only two runs on three hits and four walks, while striking out seven batters.
Redshirt junior OF Taylor (More)
Posted 5:04 PM 5/2/2015 by Tyler Murry, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
CHICAGO - After seeing four of their teammates drafted in the first two days of the 2015 NFL Draft, wide receiver Bud Sasser and running back Marcus Murphy saw their names called in the third day.
The St. Louis Rams selected Sasser in the sixth round with the 201st selection in the draft. (More)