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    Four tigers named to preseason All-SEC teams

    Four tigers named to preseason All-SEC teams

    Posted 3:22 PM 7/18/2014 by Tyler Hastedt, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    HOOVER, Ala. - Members of the media picked four players from the Mizzou football program to represent the preseason All-SEC teams Thursday.

    Senior defensive end Markus Golden was voted to the second team as he will be expected to bring leadership to Gary Pinkel's defense this fall. Golden (More)

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    Former Hickman guard hosts camp in Columbia

    Posted 6:06 AM 7/18/2014 by Madi Morris, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    COLUMBIA - Former Hickman High School player Lance Harris is hosting a week-long basketball camp in Columbia for kids of all ages.

    Starting on Monday, July 14 and lasting until Friday, July 18, Harris as well as other camp counselors are running a (More)

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    Unproven Missouri still confident in SEC football

    Unproven Missouri still confident in SEC football

    Posted 2:40 PM 7/17/2014 by The Associated Press

    HOOVER, Alabama (AP) - Missouri made a surprising run to the top of the Southeastern Conference's Eastern Division in just its second year in the league.

    Staying on top might be even more of a challenge.

    The Tigers lost a huge chunk of their team after finishing 12-2 last season (More)

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    US men's wheelchair basketball brings home silver medal

    Posted 6:18 AM 7/14/2014 by Andrew Kauffman, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

    SOUTH KOREA - The U.S. men's wheelchair basketball team fell just short of winning the gold medal in the world championships in South Korea Monday. Defending champion Australia defeated the U.S. 63-57 to win its second consecutive title in the 2014 Incheon World Wheelchair Basketball (More)

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    USA wheelchair basketball advances to gold medal game

    USA wheelchair basketball advances to gold medal game

    Posted 7:01 PM 7/13/2014 by Nick Hehemann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

    SOUTH KOREA- The U.S. wheelchair basketball team is just one win away from winning a gold medal in South Korea. 

    Under coach Ron Lykins, who is also the head man at the University of Missouri, the team has advanced all the way to the final game at the Incheon World Wheelchair (More)

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    Goetze scores late to give Germany the World Cup

    Posted 5:33 PM 7/13/2014 by The Associated Press

    RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Mario Goetze volleyed in the winning goal in extra time to give Germany its fourth World Cup title with a 1-0 victory over Argentina on Sunday.

    Goetze controlled the ball with his chest and then shot past Argentina goalkeeper Sergio Romero in the 113th minute.

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    Royals score five runs in the 7th to beat Detroit

    Posted 4:49 PM 7/13/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Eric Hosmer's RBI double capped a five-run seventh inning and Kansas City avoided a four-game sweep on Sunday with a 5-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers.

    Four of the runs were charged to Justin Verlander (8-8), who started the inning with a two-hit shutout but (More)

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    Cardinals fail to capture first place, fall to Brewers

    Cardinals fail to capture first place, fall to Brewers

    Posted 4:45 PM 7/13/2014 by The Associated Press

    MILWAUKEE (AP) - Elian Herrera got five hits while filling in for mourning shortstop Jean Segura, and the Milwaukee Brewers ended a seven-game losing streak by routing the St. Louis Cardinals 11-2 Sunday.

    The Brewers tied a season high with 19 hits and took a one-game lead over St. Louis (More)

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    Tigers score three in ninth inning as Royals lose 5-1

    Tigers score three in ninth inning as Royals lose 5-1

    Posted 9:48 PM 7/12/2014 by The Associated Press

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Rick Porcello outdueled James Shields and the Detroit Tigers won their fifth in a row, beating the Kansas City Royals 5-1 Saturday night.

    Porcello (12-5) raised his career record against Kansas City to 8-3 while yielding six hits and one run through seven (More)

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  • W. Volleyball. Mizzou Volleyball Sets Mall Meet & Greet For Aug. 16

    The defending SEC Champion Mizzou volleyball team has scheduled its annual fan meet & greet at the Columbia Mall on August 16 from 2-4 p.m. in the Target wing of the mall. This is the third consecutive year that Mizzou volleyball has teamed with the Columbia Mall for the annual...

  • W. Tennis. Tigers Summer Update: Santos Ready To Join Mizzou and SEC

    In the third edition of the Mizzou tennis "Summer Update", we sat down with sophomore Beatriz Machado Santos. After spending her freshman year at Texas Tech University, Santos is set to begin her Tigers career this upcoming 2014-15 season.

  • W. Volleyball. Mizzou Volleyball Announces Social Media Takeover

    The defending SEC Champion Mizzou volleyball team will open training camp in less than two weeks, and coinciding with camp opening will be another Mizzou volleyball Social Media Takeover. After a successful takeover last year, the volleyball student-athletes will again run the team's twitter (@MizzouVB) and the team's Instagram (mizzou_volleyball)...

  • Softball. Mizzou Softball Adds JUCO All-American Outfielder

    Mizzou Softball has announced the signing of former Jefferson College (Hillsboro, Mo.) slugger Anna Reed, who earned All-America honors in 2014.

  • M. Basketball. Get To Know Wes Clark

    Wes Clark is the lone returner for the Tigers in the backcourt this season after playing in 33 games and averaging 4.1 points and 2.1 assists in 20.4 minutes a contest. A native of Detroit, Mich., Clark's role is expected to increase as a sophomore and he has enjoyed a...