Mizzou-KU battle for hurricane relief
Posted on 22 October 2017 at 7:56am
COLUMBIA- Missouri and Kansas will play a friendly version of their 'Border War' rivalry for the first time since 2012.
The teams will meet at the Sprint Center in Kansas City for an exhibition game with all proceeds going towards hurricane relief.
- KOMU Sports Podcast Episode 2 Posted on 20 October 2017 at 4:42pm
Mizzou athletics parts ways with longtime radio analyst
Posted on 20 October 2017 at 6:13am
COLUMBIA - MU has parted ways with longtime basketball radio analyst Gary Link. Link had been the team's color commentator for more than 20 years.
“Gary Link has been relieved of his duties with Mizzou Athletics, however, it would be inappropriate to comment further on a personnel matter,” department spokesperson Nick Joos said in a statement released Thursday. “The athletic department will work with Mizzou Sports Properties to identify a replacement for Gary on our radio broadcasts.”
Jaden Schwartz has hat trick, Blues beat Blackhawks 5-2
Posted on 18 October 2017 at 11:06pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jaden Schwartz had his third career hat trick to help the St. Louis Blues beat the Chicago Blackhawks 5-2 on Wednesday night.
Schwartz has four goals and six assists this season and has at least one point in six of the Blues' first seven games. It was his 51st career multi-point game and fourth this season.
2017 FNF Play of the Week - Week 9
Posted on 19 October 2017 at 9:18pm
COLUMBIA - Vote now for the Friday Night Fever Week Nine Play of the Week! This week's nominees are from Rock Bridge High School, Southern Boone County High School and Father Tolton High School. Voting is now open, and will conclude Friday at 3 p.m. The winner will be announced live from our Game of the Week during the 6 p.m. newscast and online.
[AUTHOR'S NOTE: The Week 9 Play of the Week poll has been corrected to note Southern Boone's Jackson Sartain's TD run. We apologize for an incorrect name published earlier.]
Helias QB Daniel Rhea looks to build upon brother's legacy
Posted on 15 October 2017 at 3:27pm
JEFFERSON CITY – On October 5, 2013, Helias Catholic High School cornerback John Rhea had the game of his life.
“I remember just the game against Rock Bridge, getting an interception. I remember just running as fast as I could, my visor fogged up, I couldn’t see anything, the adrenaline was just rushing so much,” Rhea said. “You feel like a god out there.”
No. 4 Georgia finds running game, beats Missouri 53-28
Posted on 15 October 2017 at 9:46am
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — No. 4 Georgia found its running game after a slow start and took control with 26 unanswered points to beat Missouri 53-28 on Saturday night.
Georgia (7-0, 4-0 SEC) recovered from an early scare by gaining 696 total yards, including 370 on the ground. Missouri (1-5, 0-4 SEC) suffered its fifth straight loss as it faded following a 21-all tie in the second quarter.
LIVE BLOG: Missouri at No. 4 Georgia Football
Posted on 14 October 2017 at 5:20pm
ATHENS, Ga. - Just one week removed from their own homecoming, the Missouri Tigers (1-4, 0-3 SEC) travel to Sanford Stadium to take on the No. 4 Georgia Bulldogs (6-0, 3-0 SEC) in their homecoming matchup.
Mizzou has lost their last three games against Georgia with just one victory against the Bulldogs since moving to the SEC in 2012. Georgia leads the all-time series 5-1, with the only other win coming in 1960.
FNF Week 9: North Callaway team takes advantage of four-day school week
Posted on 13 October 2017 at 4:43pm
KINGDOM CITY - Time formerly spent in the classroom is now being spent in the film room.
No, players on the North Callaway football team aren't playing hooky. They're just taking advantage of having Mondays off from school - every week.
A Border War skirmish: Mizzou-KU to play for hurricane relief
Posted on 13 October 2017 at 3:59pm
COLUMBIA - Mizzou and KU are briefly resuming the Border War to benefit hurricane victims.
University of Missouri and the University of Kansas men's basketball teams will hit the hardwoods for a charity event called Showdown for Relief on Oct. 22, at 3 p.m. at Kansas City's Sprint Center.