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    Mizzou wide receiver Copelin dismissed from team

    Mizzou wide receiver Copelin dismissed from team

    Posted 4:05 PM 9/15/2014 by Tom Kackley, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Mizzou head coach Gary Pinkel says redshirt sophomore wide receiver Levi Copelin has been dismissed from the team.

    Pinkel declined to comment on the reason at his weekly press conference Monday.

    The NCAA suspended Copelin in July for the entire 2014-2015 season due to a (More)

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    Missouri to open up SEC play on ESPN

    Missouri to open up SEC play on ESPN

    Posted 10:54 AM 9/15/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri football team will open up conference play on ESPN against South Carolina. The Southeastern Conference announced a 6 p.m. CT kickoff for Mizzou's Sept. 27 game on the road in the other Columbia of the SEC.

    While the Tigers will open up league play on the road, the (More)

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    SEC with five teams in top 10 of AP poll

    SEC with five teams in top 10 of AP poll

    Posted 2:24 PM 9/14/2014 by The Associated Press

    BIRMINGHAM (AP) - South Carolina's win over Georgia vaulted the Gamecocks 10 spots to No. 14 in The Associated Press college football poll, giving the Southeastern Conference an unprecedented seven teams in the top 15.

    The SEC had eight teams ranked for the third straight week and five (More)

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    Mauk tosses four touchdowns as Missouri routs Central Florida

    Posted 2:22 PM 9/13/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Maty Mauk tossed four touchdown passes and Marcus Murphy added 94 yards on the ground as the No. 20 Missouri Tigers defeated the Central Florida Knights 38-10 to improve to 3-0 on the season. After a close first half, Mizzou relied on its defense to cruise to a win. 

    After (More)

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    Missouri vs. UCF preview and predictions

    Posted 1:44 PM 9/12/2014 by Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - This year, I'm going to host a weekly Mizzou football webcast to get you ready for gameday. Every week, I'll breakdown three things you need to know about the upcoming matchup. This week, Mizzou hosts Central Florida on Saturday, September 13 at 11 a.m. 

    Note: To hear from (More)

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    Missouri finds leader in WR Bud Sasser

    Missouri finds leader in WR Bud Sasser

    Posted 4:44 PM 9/10/2014 by The Associated Press

    COLUMBIA (AP) - Missouri receiver Bud Sasser knows how it feels to have a defender try to strip the ball away from him. As for trying to force someone else into fumbling, well, that's a bit unusual.

    "Probably playing around in practice when no one was paying attention," he said. "But not (More)

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    Mizzou quarterback Mauk earns SEC weekly award

    Mizzou quarterback Mauk earns SEC weekly award

    Posted 6:59 PM 9/8/2014 by Tom Kackley, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Mizzou quarterback Maty Mauk has another All-SEC honor to add to his résumé.

    Mauk earned SEC Offensive Player of the Week honors after passing for over 300 yards, rushing for 36 and throwing for 5 touchdowns and rushing for another against Toledo.

    His six (More)

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    Mizzou to host Indiana with an afternoon kickoff

    Mizzou to host Indiana with an afternoon kickoff

    Posted 11:03 AM 9/8/2014 by Ashley Colley, KOMU 8 Sports Producer

    COLUMBIA - The Southeastern Conference announced a 3 p.m. CT kickoff for Mizzou's Sept. 20 home football game. The Tigers will face the Indiana Hoosiers for the second-straight season, after grabbing a 45-28 win on the road last season.

    This game marks Indiana's first appearance in (More)

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    Missouri volleyball drops match to Oakland 3-1

    Missouri volleyball drops match to Oakland 3-1

    Posted 5:26 PM 9/6/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - Despite double-doubles from Carly Kan and Loxley Keala, the Missouri volleyball team lost to the Oakland Grizzlies 3-1(19-25, 25-23, 19-25, 11-25). Kan had 18 kills and 10 digs while Keala dished out 22 assists and had 11 digs in defeat.

    Oakland used a 7-2 run midway through the (More)

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    Mauk leads Missouri past Toledo

    Posted 3:04 PM 9/6/2014 by Chinmay Vaidya, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    TOLEDO, Ohio - Maty Mauk had a career afternoon as the No. 24 Missouri Tigers beat the Toledo Rockets 49-24 to improve to 2-0 on the year. Mauk threw for 325 yards and 5 touchdowns as the Tigers easily handled Toledo in head coach Gary Pinkel's return to his former school.

    The Tigers got (More)

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    Mizzou Xtra: Tigers take their talents to Toledo

    Mizzou Xtra: Tigers take their talents to Toledo

    Posted 8:58 AM 9/6/2014 by Mark Kim, KOMU 8 Sports Columnist

    COLUMBIA - Last week's win for Missouri's football team wasn't necessarily pretty, but the Tigers got the job done against South Dakota State. Still, things don't get any easier from here. The Tigers have a tougher opponent on the docket Saturday: the Toledo Rockets. This will be Missouri's first (More)

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    Mizzou vs. Toledo preview and prediction

    Mizzou vs. Toledo preview and prediction

    Posted 8:16 AM 9/5/2014 by Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports

    COLUMBIA - This year, I'm going to host a weekly Mizzou football webcast to get you ready for gameday. Every week, I'll breakdown three things you need to know about the upcoming matchup. This week, the Tigers travel to Toledo for their first road test of the season on Saturday, September 6 at 11 (More)

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