• No. 25 Missouri Volleyball Defeats Alabama, Moves to 21-0

    No. 25 Missouri Volleyball Defeats Alabama, Moves to 21-0

    Posted 8:29 PM 10/13/2013 by Phil Bergman, KOMU8 Sports

    The 25th-ranked Missouri Tigers volleyball team defeated the Alabama Crimson Tide in four sets (25-22, 22-25, 25-20, 25-17) earlier today in front of a season-high 3,534 fans at the Hearnes Center.

    With the win, the Tigers extended their school-record win streak to start the season to 21 (More)

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  • Edwards Takes Fifth at Kansas Speedway

    Edwards Takes Fifth at Kansas Speedway

    Posted 7:46 PM 10/6/2013 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Kevin Harvick won a wreck-filled race at Kansas Speedway on Sunday, keeping out of trouble all afternoon and making a big move in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.

    Harvick pulled away from Kurt Busch and Jeff Gordon on a restart with 19 laps to go for his third (More)

  • Central Methodist Defeats Jamestown (N.D.) in Overtime 2-1

    Central Methodist Defeats Jamestown (N.D.) in Overtime 2-1

    Posted 8:28 PM 9/15/2013 by Phil Bergman, KOMU8 Sports

    FAYETTE - Ricardo Valsien scored in the 100th minute to lift Central Methodist to a 2-1 overtime win over Jamestown College (N.D.).

    After Jamestown scored early on in the game, Valsien tied the score up at one in the 32nd minute with a shot from six yards out. Central Methodist went on to (More)

  • Mizzou's Carter Arey Makes Team USA Top 12

    Mizzou's Carter Arey Makes Team USA Top 12

    Posted 3:22 PM 7/1/2013 by Ashley Colley

    COLUMBIA -- One month after the 2013 USA Men's Wheelchair Basketball Team Top 20 was announced, the team is now down to the final 12 members. Mizzou's Carter Arey is one of twelve players to make the final list, announced on Monday. Since being selected in June to the Top 20, Arey has been (More)

  • Mizzou's Connor Downes to Represent Team USA

    Mizzou's Connor Downes to Represent Team USA

    Posted 1:17 PM 6/19/2013 by Ashley Colley

    COLUMBIA -- Following a week of tryouts in front of the United States Olympic Committee in Birmingham, Alabama, current Mizzou Wheelchair Basketball player Connor Downes has been selected to represent Team USA. Connor was one of twelve selected for the USA Under 23 National Team on Monday.

    Connor and his team will now travel to the International Wheelchair Basketball Federation U23 World Champions in Adana, Turkey from September 5-15, 2013.

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  • Tigers Final Day at the NCAA Outdoor Championships

    Tigers Final Day at the NCAA Outdoor Championships

    Posted 8:14 PM 6/8/2013

    EUGENE, OR - The Tigers finish the NCAA Outdoor Championships in Eugene with two All-American finishes from Kearsten Peoples and Katrine Haarklau.

    Peoples claims her third All-American honor for her career. On the final day of the NCAA Outdoor Championships she finished 6th in (More)

  • UPDATE: Mizzou's Carter Arey Makes Team USA

    UPDATE: Mizzou's Carter Arey Makes Team USA

    Posted 11:40 AM 6/2/2013 by Ashley Colley

    COLUMBIA -- After a week of tryouts at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Mizzou's Carter Arey is now a part of Team USA. Arey was named one of 20 that made the first round of cuts for the 2013 USA Men's Wheelchair Basketball Team.

    "Coach walked in with a list in his (More)

  • Hudson, Taylor Invited to USA Softball Selection Camp

    Hudson, Taylor Invited to USA Softball Selection Camp

    Posted 5:04 PM 6/3/2013

    OKLAHOMA CITY - Former Mizzou softball players Nicole Hudson and Rhea Taylor have been invited to the USA Softball Women's National Team Selection Camp to be held in Oklahoma City, Okla., June 10-12.

    Hudson finished her Mizzou career ranking in the school's all-time Top 10 in hits (More)

  • Wrestling, Baseball-Softball, Squash Make Olympic Short List

    Wrestling, Baseball-Softball, Squash Make Olympic Short List

    Posted 10:56 AM 5/29/2013 by Associated Press

    ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) - Wrestling, squash and baseball-softball have made the IOC short list for inclusion in the 2020 Olympics.

    Three months after being dropped from the 2020 program, wrestling took a big step toward keeping its Olympic status.

    Eliminated from contention (More)

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  • Columbia Women Setting Records In Multiple Sports

    Posted 7:23 PM 3/17/2013 by Karl Roskamp

    COLUMBIA- It's just like any other weekend for Pat Okker. She does her long run, but this time a little bit shorter.

    That's because two weeks ago, at age 53, she ran her first marathon, and qualified to run the Boston marathon next year.

    "I do it because it's fun," Okker said. "I would (More)

  • Thomas, Hudson Combine for No-Hitter

    Thomas, Hudson Combine for No-Hitter

    Posted 9:44 PM 3/15/2013

    OXFORD, Miss. - No. 8 Mizzou hit and pitched past Ole Miss to an 11-0 victory on Friday at the Ole Miss Softball Complex, using both Chelsea Thomas and Nicole Hudson to no-hit the Rebels. The Tigers were led offensively by Hudson and sophomore 3B Angela Randazzo, who both batted 2-for-2. Hudson (More)

  • No. 18 CMU Softball Splits Doubleheader

    No. 18 CMU Softball Splits Doubleheader

    Posted 10:42 PM 3/8/2013

    GULF SHORES, Ala. - Jacqulin Cappuccilli's RBI single in the bottom of the eighth inning helped No. 18 Central Methodist avenge a 2012 postseason loss to No. 7 William Carey (Miss.). The Eagles (2-3) defeated the Lady Crusaders 2-1 on Friday, highlighting a split of a pair of games on the first (More)

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  • Football. FWAA Gives Mizzou's Shane Ray His Fourth All-America Honor

    Just hours after being named a First Team All-American by both the American Football Coaches Association and The Sporting News, Mizzou junior DE Shane Ray (Kansas City, Mo.) was named a First Team All-American by the Football Writers Association of America (FWAA) on Wednesday afternoon (Dec. 17). The FWAA honor...

  • W. Basketball. "You can't Laugh Without Smiling"

    If you asked Mizzou freshman guard, Carrie Shepherd, where the University of Missouri-Columbia was located, going into her junior year at South Permiscot High School, Shephard would have not been able to tell you.

  • Wrestling. Wrestling Hosts Trio Of Duals Friday At Mizzou Arena

    Mizzou wrestling closes out their month of December action this Friday, Dec. 19 with three duals at Mizzou Arena. The Tigers are set to compete against Kent State at 1 p.m. (CT), South Dakota State at 3 p.m. (CT) and SIUE at 5 p.m. (CT).

  • Track. Dr. Rick McGuire Honored with the 2014 George Dales Award

    COLUMBIA, Mo. - Dr. Rick McGuire was recognized for his contributions and life long commitment to the profession of coaching with the 2014 George Dales Award, one of the USTFCCCA's (U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association) most prestigious honors. Presented on Tuesday (December 16) at the USTFCCCA...

  • Wrestling. Houdashelt Awarded MAC Wrestler of the Week

    Tiger Style redshirt senior Drake Houdashelt was named the MAC Wrestler of the Week for Dec. 8-14, as announced today by the Mid-American Conference (MAC) office. The O'Fallon, Mo. native is coming off an outstanding weekend, as he recorded two victories over Top-10 opponents.