Kassius Robertson receives back-to-back honors
Posted on 12 February 2018 at 5:15pm
COLUMBIA - Kassius Robertson received his second-straight Southeastern Conference Player of the Week title on Monday, following Missouri's sweep of the Mississippi schools last week.
Robertson was a key factor in Missouri's victories over Ole Miss and Mississippi State last week, tallying the team highs of 27 and 22 points, respectively.
First-time ice skaters learn the ropes this Olympic season
Posted on 20 February 2018 at 9:30pm
Jefferson City - In mid-Missouri, there are few opportunities to take to the ice like your favorite Olympic figure skater, speed skater or hockey player.
Jefferson City's Washington Park Ice Arena is looking to expand those opportunities.
Coach remembered for legacy in Centralia
Posted on 10 February 2018 at 5:08pm
CENTRALIA - Former basketball players stepped onto their old court to remember their beloved coach and friend.
Centralia High School held a memorial for Hall of Fame Coach Jim Enlow on Saturday. The memorial was held in the Centralia High School gym.
Michael Porter Jr. confirms he'd like to return this season
Posted on 9 February 2018 at 6:06pm
COLUMBIA - Michael Porter Jr. addressed multiple rumors involving his return to the court today when he took questions from local media for the first time since January 2nd.
The freshman, who has been sidelined with injury since the season opener in November, said he would like to return to the floor for the Tigers. However, Porter said that the decision to return would be made by a doctor, not him.
No. 3 Missouri Wrestling boasts seven nationally-ranked wrestlers
Posted on 8 February 2018 at 9:50pm
COLUMBIA – Missouri Wrestling added yet another impressive label to its 2017-2018 campaign as seven Tigers received national rankings per the NCAA Coaches Panel rankings.
Jaydin Eiermann received the highest honor of the bunch, earning the number one ranking in the 141-pound weight class. Eiermann, a redshirt sophomore from Columbia, is one of four Tigers on the year with at least 20 wins and received the NCAA Wrestler of the Week for the week of Jan. 31.
The man with a few hundred sons
Posted on 15 February 2018 at 3:59am
FAYETTE - Thirty-three years ago, Jeff Sherman took the court as the head coach of the Central Methodist Eagles for the first time.
"We had promised to stay three to five years. [The athletic director and President] wanted us to stay three to five years, that was the agreement, not just to go and leave real quick," Sherman said. "Never in our wildest dreams would this have turned out to be a thirty-three year gig."
First female professional baseball player shares her story
Posted on 6 February 2018 at 5:00pm
COLUMBIA - Ila Borders, the first female athlete to play collegiate and professional baseball, spoke about her journey at the 21st annual Women's Intersport Network luncheon on Tuesday.
The luncheon recognized contributions from female athletes and coaches as part of National Girls & Women in Sports Day. Borders discussed some of her challenges on and off the field in front of more than 100 guests.
Mizzou Football adds six more recruits on second National Signing Day
Posted on 7 February 2018 at 9:57pm
COLUMBIA - Six more student-athletes signed their national letters of intent to play football at Mizzou under Head Coach Barry Odom.
The most recent players to join Odom's roster are Tyler Badie, Nick Bolton, Xavier Delgado, Jastorian Hansford, Bobby Lawrence and Lindsey Scott Jr. Scott, a transfer from East Mississippi Community College, is the only non-high school recruit in the second national signing day.
Tigers prepare for Rebels
Posted on 6 February 2018 at 5:27pm
OXFORD - The Missouri Tigers travel to Oxford, Mississippi on Tuesday night to take on the Ole Miss Rebels, who are 11-12 overall and 4-6 in SEC play.
Xavier Pinson commits to Missouri
Posted on 5 February 2018 at 7:27pm
COLUMBIA - Xavier Pinson, the three-star prospect from Chicago, committed to Missouri basketball Monday, following a visit over the weekend.