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    Missouri Softball Player and 12 Year Old Share Special Bond

    Posted 9:50 PM 4/13/2014 by Jack Wascher, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - Emily Crane and Camryn Schaller share similar personalities.

    "They're both just very outgoing and goofy, always looking to have a good time," Kari Schaller said.

    "It's tough to take Emily serious sometimes because she always joking around, but it definitely (More)

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    Aldon Smith Arrested at Los Angeles Airport

    Aldon Smith Arrested at Los Angeles Airport

    Posted 9:19 PM 4/13/2014 by The Associated Press

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was arrested Sunday at Los Angeles International Airport after authorities said he became belligerent during a security screening and threatened that he had a bomb.

    The 24-year-old player was randomly selected for a secondary (More)

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    Mizzou Softball Takes Final Game Against Auburn, Sweeps Series

    Mizzou Softball Takes Final Game Against Auburn, Sweeps Series

    Posted 7:57 PM 4/13/2014 by Phil Bergman, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    AUBURN, Ala. - The No. 16 Missouri softball team defeated the No. 20 Auburn Tigers 7-6 to complete the three-game sweep in the weekend series.

    Junior 1B Kelsey Roth got the Tigers out to a 4-0 lead early in the game after hitting a grand slam in the third inning. The grand slam was (More)

  • Sports

    Twins Sweep Royals, Win Sunday Game 4-3

    Twins Sweep Royals, Win Sunday Game 4-3

    Posted 7:23 PM 4/13/2014 by The Associated Press

    MINNEAPOLIS - Pitcher Wade Davis made a wild flip home on a comebacker in the eighth inning and the Minnesota Twins rallied past the Kansas City Royals 4-3 Sunday for a three-game sweep.

    After the Royals scored three times in the eighth for a 3-2 lead, reliever Aaron Crow (0-1) walked two (More)

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    Cardinals Defeat Cubs 6-4

    Cardinals Defeat Cubs 6-4

    Posted 7:20 PM 4/13/2014 by The Associated Press

    ST. LOUIS - Matt Carpenter drove in three runs, leading Michael Wacha and the St. Louis Cardinals over the Chicago Cubs 6-4 Sunday.

    The Cardinals took two of three from the Cubs. Chicago has lost three of four overall.

    Carpenter hit a two-run single in the second inning and added a (More)

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    Anderson Leads Missouri to Series Victory Over No.15 Kentucky

    Anderson Leads Missouri to Series Victory Over No.15 Kentucky

    Posted 6:18 PM 4/13/2014 by Lauren Greenheck, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    LEXINGTON, Ky. - Fifth-year senior Eric Anderson led the Mizzou baseball team to an 8-3 victory over the No. 15 Kentucky Wildcats Sunday afternoon. Anderson struck out 10 batters for the second outing in a row, something that has not been done by a Tiger since March 2013. Anderson (More)

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    Mizzou Football Team Reacts to DGB Dismissal

    Mizzou Football Team Reacts to DGB Dismissal

    Posted 1:53 PM 4/12/2014 by Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - The Mizzou football team spoke to the media for the first time Saturday regarding Dorial Green-Beckham's dismissal from the program.

    "It wasn't a real fun day to be a head football coach," Gary Pinkel said.

    Missouri running back Marcus Murphy said he didn't want to see (More)

  • Sports

    Friday, April 11: Local Scores

    Friday, April 11: Local Scores

    Posted 8:14 PM 4/11/2014 by Morgan Dzakowic, KOMU 8 Digital Sports Producer

    MID-MISSOURI - Here are some local scores from around the area on Friday, April 11.

    High School BaseballQuincy 11, Battle 10Hannibal 6, Fulton 3 Mexico 8, Moberly 3 

    NCAA BaseballMizzou (More)

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    Mike Alden Addresses DGB Dismissal

    Mike Alden Addresses DGB Dismissal

    Posted 6:32 PM 4/11/2014 by Mihir Bhagat, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - Missouri Athletic Director Mike Alden addressed the media Friday regarding Dorial Green-Beckham's dismissal from the football program. 

    "Dorial will no longer be a football player at Mizzou. He will no longer be a student athlete at Mizzou. I think for us, our focus for him (More)

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    MU Fans React to DGB's Dismissal

    Posted 5:26 PM 4/11/2014 by Brynne Whittaker, KOMU 8 Reporter

    COLUMBIA - MU fans spoke to KOMU 8 News Friday in reaction to the MU Athletic Department's decision to dismiss MU wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham. This news comes after DGB's alleged involvement in a break-in and assault of his girlfriend's roommate. 

    "It is a good and (More)

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    Live Stream: News Conference on Dorial Green-Beckham Dismissal

    Live Stream: News Conference on Dorial Green-Beckham Dismissal

    Posted 4:22 PM 4/11/2014 by KOMU DIgital Staff

    COLUMBIA - KOMU 8 News live streamed the news conference by MU Athletic Director Mike Alden regarding the dismissal of Dorial Green-Beckham from the football team. Complete video will be posted shortly.

    Alden told reporters the decision should send a message to current and future Mizzou (More)

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    Mizzou Football Dismisses Dorial Green-Beckham

    Mizzou Football Dismisses Dorial Green-Beckham

    Posted 3:03 PM 4/11/2014 by Mihir Bhagat and Jack Wascher, KOMU 8 Sports Reporters

    COLUMBIA - The Missouri football team dismissed wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham, the former No. 1 overall recruit in the country, from the program Friday. The decision was made by head coach Gary Pinkel in conjunction with athletic director Mike Alden. 

    "This decision was made with (More)

  • Baseball

    Final Scores from April 10, 2014

    Final Scores from April 10, 2014

    Posted 9:05 PM 4/10/2014 by Clayton Conness, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    Final scores from high school baseball action on April 10, 2014 include:

    North Callaway 11, Community R-6 0

    Fulton 1, Mexico 0

    Final scores from NCAA Men's Tennis action on April 10, 2014 include:

    Westminster 5 (More)

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  • Baseball. Tigers Fall Again in Extras to No. 22 MSU, 9-7

    Fifth-year senior Eric Anderson (Highlands Ranch, Colo.) continued his strong 2014 campaign with another impressive showing, throwing six innings, striking out seven and holding No. 22 Mississippi State (26-15, 10-8) to three runs in Mizzou's (17-21, 6-12) 9-7, 11-inning loss to the Bulldogs Sunday (April 20) afternoon at Taylor Stadium....

  • W. Golf. Meek Earns Top 10 Finish at SEC Championships

    Freshman Jess Meek tied for 10th overall at the 2014 SEC Women's Golf Championships at Greystone Golf & Country Club in Birmingham, Ala. on Sunday, April 20. Meek led the Tigers with a score just 2-over par to finish 6-over par through three rounds. The freshman from Carnoustie, Scotland led...

  • Track. Winning Performances Close Week for Track & Field

    The Tigers concluded a busy week on Saturday with more personal record (PR) performances from the west coast and the Beach Invitational, as well as the SIUE Gateway Invitational in Edwardsville, Ill. Both squads will come home with a combined 24 PR performances, two new All-Time Top Ten marks from...

  • W. Golf. Golf Maintains Top 10 Position at SEC Championships

    Led by freshman Jess Meek, Mizzou Women's Golf is maintaining its top 10 position at the 2014 SEC Women's Golf Championships

  • Softball. Game Notes: No. 13 Mizzou 9, Ole Miss 1 (Six inn.)

    Mizzou is now 18-0 when they hold their opponent to one run or less. The series sweep is the second consecutive sweep for the Tigers in conference competition.