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    NCAA president has wish list for Power Five conferences

    NCAA president has wish list for Power Five conferences

    Posted 12:35 PM 10/9/2014 by The Associated Press

    DANBURY, Connecticut (AP) - Now that the Power Five conferences have their autonomy, NCAA President Mark Emmert has a wish list he'd like them to tackle right away.

    Emmert, speaking after a lecture at Western Connecticut State University, said Wednesday the conferences should prioritize (More)

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    SEC East overshadowed by more powerful West

    SEC East overshadowed by more powerful West

    Posted 2:14 PM 10/8/2014 by The Associated Press

    ATHENS, Georgia (AP) - An important Southeastern Conference Eastern Division showdown is being overshadowed this week by another deluge of compelling SEC West games.

    The only ranked teams from the SEC East will meet on Saturday when No. 13 Georgia visits No. 23 Missouri in a game which (More)

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    Mizzou gets bike-friendly for Georgia game

    Mizzou gets bike-friendly for Georgia game

    Posted 4:58 AM 10/8/2014 by The Associated Press

    COLUMBIA (AP) - Missouri football fans who arrive early to tailgate before Saturday's home game against Georgia may see a few more two-wheeled tailgaters.

    The university's athletics department is installing bike racks on the east side of the Hearnes Center in an effort to promote (More)

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    AT&T and MU announce wireless upgrade at football field

    Posted 7:08 PM 10/6/2014 by Alex Brown, KOMU 8 Reporter

    COLUMBIA - Seven Saturdays a year, Memorial Stadium normally fills with more than 70,000 rowdy fans. 

    However, on Monday, the stadium was quiet and peaceful as AT&T and Mizzou officials led a tour to showcase a new wireless system. 

    The system is a multi-million dollar (More)

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    Missouri to travel to The Swamp for evening game

    Missouri to travel to The Swamp for evening game

    Posted 11:55 AM 10/6/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri football team will head to The Swamp for an evening game on Oct. 18. On Monday the Southeastern Conference announced the Gators will host the Tigers with a 6 p.m. CT kickoff, scheduled to appear on either ESPN or ESPN2.

    The network will finalize the channel (More)

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    Missouri to host Georgia with morning kick-off

    Missouri to host Georgia with morning kick-off

    Posted 1:03 PM 10/5/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri football team finally knows the start time for Oct. 11 home game. The Tigers will officially kick-off their first home conference game of the season against the Georgia Bulldogs at 11 a.m. CT on CBS.

    The game time and broadcast network information was released on (More)

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    Mizzou assistant athletic director Reiter suspended indefinitely

    Mizzou assistant athletic director Reiter suspended indefinitely

    Posted 10:19 PM 10/2/2014 by Drew Whiteman, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Missouri's "point man" for men's college basketball has been suspended indefinitely after Missouri State Highway Patrol troopers arrested him on suspicion of speeding and driving while intoxicated.

    Dave Reiter, 36, is an assistant athletic director for strategic communications (More)

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    South Carolina showcases unique tailgates

    Posted 9:56 PM 10/1/2014 by Morgan Uber, KOMU 8 Reporter

    COLUMBIA, South Carolina -Tailgating is about the local food, passionate fans, and time-honored traditions. From the Grove at Ole Miss to the Junction at Mississippi State, Southeastern Conference fans are highly ranked for knowing how to celebrate their teams and their schools.

    The Tigers (More)

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    Mizzou's Shane Ray named SEC Defensive Line Player of the Week

    Mizzou's Shane Ray named SEC Defensive Line Player of the Week

    Posted 7:23 PM 9/29/2014 by Jack Korte, KOMU 8 Reporter

    COLUMBIA - Standout Missouri defensive lineman Shane Ray was named SEC Defensive Line Player of the Week for his big game this past Saturday against the South Carolina Gamecocks.

    Ray had a career-high eight tackles, including two sacks, which ties his personal best.

    This marks the (More)

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    Kickoff time for Missouri vs. Georgia in six-day hold

    Kickoff time for Missouri vs. Georgia in six-day hold

    Posted 1:03 PM 9/29/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer

    COLUMBIA - Missouri fans trying to make plans for the Oct. 11 game against Georgia will have to wait just a little longer.

    On Monday, the Southeastern Conference announced the match-up is one of five games CBS has decided to put a six-day hold on. This means CBS is waiting until after this (More)

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    Missouri rallies to beat No. 13 South Carolina 21-20

    Posted 11:07 PM 9/27/2014 by The Associated Press

    COLUMBIA, S.C. - Russell Hansbrough scored two of his three touchdowns in the final seven minutes and Missouri rallied from 13 points down to beat No. 13 South Carolina 21-20 on Saturday night.

    The Tigers (4-1, 1-0 Southeastern Conference) trailed 20-7 and managed just 181 yards of offense (More)

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    ESPN's College GameDay: Missouri vs. South Carolina

    Posted 4:25 PM 9/27/2014 by Morgan Uber and Madi Morris, KOMU 8 Sports Reporters

    COLUMBIA, South Carolina - ESPN's College GameDay was in the other Columbia of the SEC, Saturday morning for the game between Missouri and No. 13 South Carolina. KOMU 8 News has all the best sights and sounds of College GameDay from Friday night and Saturday morning.

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