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    Dave Steckel introduced as Missouri State Head Coach

    Dave Steckel introduced as Missouri State Head Coach

    Posted 5:27 PM 12/14/2014 by Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - Dave Steckel has left Mizzou to become the head football coach at Missouri State University.

    Steckel, who's been Mizzou's defensive coordinator for the past 5 years, was introduced as MSU's head coach Sunday afternoon. 

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    Xavier pulls away late against Missouri 74-58

    Xavier pulls away late against Missouri 74-58

    Posted 5:29 PM 12/13/2014 by The Associated Press

    COLUMBIA - Dee Davis scored 17 points and Myles Davis and Brandon Randolph added 11 apiece to lead Xavier past Missouri 74-58 on Saturday.

    The Musketeers (8-2) led just 44-41 with 11:36 remaining after Tramaine Isabell's layup for Missouri, but Xavier responded with an 11-2 run and (More)

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    Dave Steckel reportedly taking head coaching job at Missouri State

    Dave Steckel reportedly taking head coaching job at Missouri State

    Posted 3:18 PM 12/13/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA- Missouri will likely be looking for a defensive coordinator in the upcoming months. 

    According to the Springfield News-Leader, Missouri defensive coordinator Dave Steckel is reportedly taking the head coaching job at Missouri State. Steckel was the linebackers coach at (More)

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    Missouri men's basketball hangs on for 78-73 win over Elon

    Missouri men's basketball hangs on for 78-73 win over Elon

    Posted 8:27 PM 12/11/2014 by Nick Hehemann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - As has been the trend so far in 2014, the Missouri Tigers basketball team didn't make things easy in its matchup with Elon University on Thursday night. 

    However, the Tigers were able to hang on for the narrow 78-73 victory after leading by 19 points at the half. 

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    Pinkel, Ray, Murphy earn SEC accolades

    Pinkel, Ray, Murphy earn SEC accolades

    Posted 2:19 PM 12/10/2014 by Jeremy Schrank, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

    The SEC coaches awarded Missouri Head Coach Gary Pinkel, defensive end Shane Ray and running back Marcus Murphy with honors today.

    After leading the team to another SEC East division championship and 10-2 regular season record, Gary Pinkel took home the honor of the SEC Coach of the (More)

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    Six Tigers named All-SEC by league coaches

    Six Tigers named All-SEC by league coaches

    Posted 2:47 PM 12/9/2014 by Amber Smith, Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Six Missouri Tigers made the coaches' 2014 All-Southeastern Conference football team including two players on first-team and four players on second-team.

    DE Shane Ray made first-team. This year Ray set a school record with 14 quarterback sacks. Ray leads the SEC and ranks 3rd in (More)

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    Behind the numbers of MU football's 2014 All-SEC players

    Posted 2:32 PM 12/9/2014 by Mark Bergin & Tyler Greever, KOMU 8 Sports Reporters

    COLUMBIA - The Associated Press and SEC coaches have released their All-SEC teams and between the teams, there are eight Missouri Tigers mentioned.

    The SEC coaches named junior defensive end Shane Ray and senior running back Marcus Murphy to the All-SEC first-team Tuesday. For the All-SEC (More)

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    Missouri wrestler J'den Cox battling with new challenge

    Posted 2:35 PM 12/8/2014 by Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - Missouri wrestler J'den Cox said he never backs down from a challenge, whether it's on the mat or anywhere else. 

    "I want to dominate," Cox said.

    Mizzou wrestling coach Brian Smith said, "He always wants to be the best on the field or the best on the mat."

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    Missouri's Ray named AP SEC Defensive Player of the Year

    Missouri's Ray named AP SEC Defensive Player of the Year

    Posted 1:54 PM 12/8/2014 by KOMU 8 Digital Staff and The Associated Press

    ATLANTA (AP) - Missouri defensive end Shane Ray has been selected as the Southeastern Conference defensive player of the year by the Associated Press, while Alabama receiver Amari Cooper claimed the award as the best offensive player.

    The coach of the year went to Mississippi State's Dan (More)

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    Missouri to play Minnesota in Citrus Bowl on New Year's Day

    Missouri to play Minnesota in Citrus Bowl on New Year's Day

    Posted 4:00 PM 12/7/2014 by Alex Farkas, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri Tigers' football team will face the Minnesota Golden Gophers in the Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl after finishing the season 10-3. 

    The game will be played in Orlando, Florida on January 1, 2015 at 12 p.m.

    The Tigers finished the season 16th in the (More)

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    No. 16 Missouri falls to No. 1 Alabama in Atlanta

    No. 16 Missouri falls to No. 1 Alabama in Atlanta

    Posted 7:00 PM 12/6/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    ATLANTA - The No. 16 Missouri Tigers fell to the No. 1 Alabama Crimson Tide 42-13 in the SEC championship game. The Tigers were within a possession until Alabama scored 21 unanswered points in the fourth quarter to roll to victory. 

    The Crimson Tide opened up the scoring with a (More)

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    Live Blog: Missouri battles Alabama in the SEC championship game

    Live Blog: Missouri battles Alabama in the SEC championship game

    Posted 2:03 PM 12/6/2014 by KOMU 8 Digital Staff

    COLUMBIA- No. 16 Missouri is back in Atlanta after capturing its second consecutive SEC East title. This time, the Tigers will take on the No. 1 Alabama Crimson Tide in the conference championship game. Last year, Missouri lost to Auburn 59-42 and is looking to erase the sting of that loss by (More)

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