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)
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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 5:03 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)
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)
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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)
Posted 4:08 PM 5/2/2015 by Tyler Murry, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - The Tigers came out swinging as they defeated the Ole Miss Rebels by a score of 18-1.
Missouri's 18 runs mark the most runs scored by the Tigers since Mar. 24, 2012 against North Dakota when the team put up 21 runs. This also is the largest run total ever by Missouri in SEC (More)
Posted 3:23 PM 5/2/2015 by Tyler Murry, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Following a 7-6 defeat on Friday, Missouri fell to the Florida Gators 9-6 after getting behind in early innings.
After the loss, Missouri falls to 37-13 and 13-10 in conference play.
On the mound, Tori Finucane struggled in her five innings on the mound. Finucane allowed (More)
Posted 6:54 PM 5/1/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
CHICAGO - Former Missouri Tigers wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham was selected by the Tennessee Titans with the 40th overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft.
Green-Beckham, who was dismissed from the Mizzou football team in April 2014, was the nation's number one recruit in the Class of 2012 (More)
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Posted 10:36 PM 4/30/2015 by Ebony Holmon and Tom Kackley, KOMU 8 Reporters
COLUMBIA - NFL teams picked their most promising players for the coming season Thursday. Two former tigers with checkered pasts were in the spotlight as the draft kicked off in Chicago.
One was drafted and one was not.
The Denver Broncos drafted defensive end/outside linebacker (More)
Posted 10:24 PM 4/30/2015 by Kylie Callura, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer
CHICAGO - With the No. 23 overall pick in the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft, the Denver Broncos selected Mizzou's Shane Ray on Thursday.
"All teams that passed on me, that were in the top 10, I felt like they made a huge mistake," Ray told the Associated Press. "As a Denver Bronco, I (More)
Posted 8:39 PM 4/30/2015 by The Associated Press
COLUMBIA (AP) - Asked how to raise attendance at sporting events, new Missouri athletic director Mack Rhoades said simply, "Win games."
"That's just human nature," Rhoades said. "People want to be associated with a winning program. They want to be associated with the next great thing."(More)