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    Missouri drops fifth straight conference game 61-60 to Arkansas

    Posted 3:38 PM 1/24/2015 by Tyler Murry, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - After dropping four straight SEC conference games, Missouri fell to the Arkansas Razorbacks 61-60.

    With the loss, the Tigers remain tied for last place in the SEC with a conference record of 1-5 and an overall record of 7-12.

    The game was close down the stretch, but Wes (More)

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    Local Scores: Friday, January 23

    Local Scores: Friday, January 23

    Posted 9:30 PM 1/23/2015

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are your local scores from Thursday, January 22:

    High School Boys Basketball 

    Warsaw 83

    Hallsville 79

     

    Rock Bridge 66

    Battle 41

     

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    Mizzou RB Murphy named to Senior Bowl

    Mizzou RB Murphy named to Senior Bowl

    Posted 3:54 PM 1/23/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MOBILE, Alabama - Former Missouri running back Marcus Murphy has been named as a replacement for the North team at the Senior Bowl, which will be played Saturday in Mobile, Alabama.

    Murphy won the 2014 Paul Hornung Award, given to college football's most versatile player. The redshirt (More)

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    Blues' Brian Elliott named as All-Star replacement

    Blues' Brian Elliott named as All-Star replacement

    Posted 2:18 PM 1/23/2015 by The Associated Press

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky will miss this weekend's NHL All-Star game - on home ice - due to a lower-body injury he sustained Wednesday night in Winnipeg.

    He will be replaced by St. Louis goalie Brian Elliott.

    The Blue Jackets did not (More)

  • Basketball

    Local Scores: Thursday, January 22

    Local Scores: Thursday, January 22

    Posted 9:07 PM 1/22/2015 by Kylie Callura, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are your local scores from Thursday, January 22:

    Mens College Basketball:

    Graceland 51

    Central Methodist 77

     

    Missouri Valley 66

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    Local Scores: Wednesday, January 21

    Local Scores: Wednesday, January 21

    Posted 10:14 PM 1/21/2015 by Alex Farkas, KOMU Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are your local scores from Wednesday, January 21:

    Mens College Basketball:

    Westminster 60

    Fontbonne 67

    Womens College Basketball:

    Westminster 78

    Fontbonne 68

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    Texas A&M stages comeback, tops Missouri 62-50

    Texas A&M stages comeback, tops Missouri 62-50

    Posted 8:18 PM 1/21/2015 by Associated Press

    COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - Texas A&M overcame a seven-point halftime deficit to defeat Missouri 62-50 on Wednesday night.

    The Aggies were led by Jalen Jones and Danuel House with 16 points each, while Wes Clark paced the Tigers with a game-high 18.

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    Mizzou football to host Eastern Michigan

    Mizzou football to host Eastern Michigan

    Posted 6:44 PM 1/21/2015 by Reese Johnson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri Tigers' football schedule has a new opponent in 2016 and 2020, the Eastern Michigan Eagles.

    David Morrison of the Columbia Daily Tribune tweeted that MU Assistant Athletic Director Bryan Maggard said the two schools are "working on an agreement."  

    This (More)

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    Scherzer's $210M, 7-year deal with Nationals is finalized

    Scherzer's $210M, 7-year deal with Nationals is finalized

    Posted 2:51 PM 1/21/2015 by The Associated Press

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Max Scherzer is being introduced by the Washington Nationals as the newest member of their talented pitching rotation after finalizing a $210 million, seven-year contract.

    The Nationals announced the agreement with the free agent on Wednesday and are holding a news (More)

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    Local Scores: Tuesday, January 20

    Local Scores: Tuesday, January 20

    Posted 10:01 PM 1/20/2015 by Justin Cowan, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are your local scores from Tuesday, January 20:

    Boys High School Basketball:

    Jefferson City 62

    Helias 56

    Tolton 59

    Duchesne 44

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  • Sports

    Special Olympics Missouri getting a new home in Jefferson City

    Posted 1:44 PM 1/20/2015 by Amanda LaBrot, KOMU 8 Reporter

    JEFFERSON CITY - Special Olympics Missouri announced Tuesday will build its new Training for Life Campus in Jefferson City.

    Both Columbia and Jefferson City were in the running to host the new 44,000 square foot training center, but the Special Olympics Missouri, SOMO, Board of Directors (More)

  • Baseball

    Cardinals to honor late Taveras with uniform patches

    Cardinals to honor late Taveras with uniform patches

    Posted 10:02 AM 1/20/2015 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Cardinals will wear uniform patches this season to honor the late Oscar Taveras.

    The rookie outfielder died last October in a car accident in his native Dominican Republic.

    Cardinals uniforms will feature patches with Taveras' initials and his No. 18. Team chairman Bill DeWitt Jr. said the club also is renovating a field in Taveras' hometown of Sosua.

  • Sports

    Local Scores: Monday, Jan. 19

    Local Scores: Monday, Jan. 19

    Posted 10:18 PM 1/19/2015

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are your local scores from Monday, Jan. 19:

    High School Girls Basketball

    Boonville: 60
    Hannibal: 26

    Hallsville: 51
    California: 50

    Tolton: 59
    Mexico: 37

    Macon: 60
    South Shelby: 22

    Cole Camp: 60
    Lincoln: 31

    Centralia: 58
    Moberly: 36

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