• Mizzou Golf's Hayden Buckley having a breakout year Posted on 14 March 2018 at 11:57am

    COLUMBIA - Hayden Buckley had two Division I offers out of high school to play collegiate golf. The first came from Rice University in Houston. Then, he received an offer from Missouri and knew he had to take it.

    The Tupelo, Mississippi native, now a senior on the Missouri men’s golf team, admits that his play wasn’t where he’s wanted it to be. In his first couple years, he wasn’t getting many opportunities to play in tournaments. He also did not have a win in his first three years. 

  • Mizzou to face Florida State in first round of NCAA Tournament Posted on 13 March 2018 at 5:15pm

    NASHVILLE - Missouri who fell to Georgia in the second round of the SEC Tournament, 62-60, will look to rebound in the NCAA Tournament.

    The Tigers who received the No. 8 seed in the west region, will clash with the Florida State Seminoles in Nashville, TN on March 16, 2018.

  • Sammy Watkins heading to Kansas City Posted on 13 March 2018 at 4:51pm

    KANSAS CITY - The Kansas City Chiefs plan on signing former Los Angeles Rams wide receiver Sammy Watkins, when free agency opens on Wednesday, per ESPN.

  • JCPS names former MU softball coach as new athletic director Posted on 13 March 2018 at 12:06pm

    JEFFERSON CITY- Jefferson City Public Schools named Ehren Earleywine as the new athletic director on Tuesday.
    "I am excited for the opportunity to help elevate JCPS toward becoming the premier district in Missouri once again," Earleywine said. "I look forward to working with the entire JCPS team of administrators, directors and coaches to make it happen. For me personally, it’s a beautiful thing that my career and my passion come together in the city and at the school I love most."

    Earleywine will start at JCPS July 1, 2018.

  • Missouri baseball breaks the Top 25 Posted on 12 March 2018 at 8:10pm

    COLUMBIA - After Missouri baseball’s clean sweep this past weekend against La Salle, the Tigers found themselves in the top 25 in this week’s Collegiate Baseball Newspaper. Missouri has not broken the top 25 since March 28, 2018.

    The Tigers will head into Tuesday night’s game at No. 24 and face No. 20 Wichita State. Missouri and Wichita State have met 10 different times with each team winning five games apiece.

  • Mizzou women's basketball earns third-straight NCAA tournament bid Posted on 12 March 2018 at 3:39pm

    COLUMBIA - The MU women's basketball team has been selected as a 5-seed in the 2018 NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament.

    The Tigers will travel to Stanford to face 12-seed Florida Gulf Coast for their first-round match up on Saturday afternoon.

  • Mizzou softball takes a loss in SEC series opener Posted on 11 March 2018 at 8:09pm

    COLUMBIA, MO. - "While we took the loss today, it was great to see our offense come back like they did," Coach Fogue said.

    Mizzou softball may have seen a better offense, but it wasn't enough to defeat Tennessee. The Tigers lost 11-3 in the final game of the 2018 Southeastern Conference series opener.

  • MU basketball player Jordan Barnett arrested for DWI Posted on 10 March 2018 at 11:09am

    COLUMBIA - MU senior forward Jordan Barnett was arrested early Saturday morning on suspicion of driving while intoxicated.

    University of Missouri Police Department spokesperson Maj. Brian Weimer told KOMU 8 News that MUPD officers arrested Barnett just after 3 a.m. for failing to stay in one lane.

  • Royals, Moustakas Agree to One-Year Deal Posted on 8 March 2018 at 10:05pm

    KANSAS CITY – The Kansas City Royals have re-signed third basemen Mike Moustakas to a one-year deal that guarantees $6.5 million in the first year.

                The contract also features a mutual second-year option and he can make up to $22.7 million in incentives.

  • Tigers upset by Georgia in SEC Tournament Posted on 8 March 2018 at 6:39pm

    ST. LOUIS - Michael Porter Jr.'s much-anticipated first game back in 118 days was met with disappointment after the 12-seed Georgia Bulldogs upset fifth-seed Mizzou 62-60 in the second round of the SEC Tournament.

    As a team, the Tigers couldn't get anything going offensively all game long. Mizzou ended the game shooting a cold 34.4% from the floor, with Porter Jr. making only five of 17 shots.