Missouri football 2013

LIVE PHOTO GALLERY: South Carolina vs. Missouri

COLUMBIA — The South Carolina Gamecocks defeated the Missouri Tigers 27-24 in a game that went into second overtime.  Check here for images from inside and outside the stadium.

Missouri football loses to South Carolina in double overtime, 27-24

The Tigers blew a 17-point fourth-quarter lead in their first loss of the season. Kicker Andrew Baggett missed a short field goal in double overtime.

TIGERS REPORT: Missouri could take control of SEC East with win against South Carolina

The Tigers were picked to finish fifth in the SEC East this season. Instead, the team is currently 7-0 and No. 5 in The Associated Press' Top 25 poll — the team's highest ranking since the 2007 season.

TIGER KICKOFF: Five questions for Missouri center Evan Boehm

Missouri sophomore center Evan Boehm has started every game of his career since he was a true freshman and is emerging as one of the anchors of the offensive line. This week, we caught up with Boehm to get his answers to some random questions.


TIGER KICKOFF: 10 Things you didn't know about South Carolina

Founded in 1801, the University of South Carolina has plenty of interesting history. From "Forrest Gump" to Hootie and the Blowfish to an odd obsession with trees, we break down the essential things you need to know about the Tigers' next opponent.

TIGER KICKOFF: Kony Ealy has never played for himself

Since Missouri defensive end Kony Ealy was in the fourth grade, he knew he would have the responsibility of taking care of his sister someday. Now, she's his main source of motivation on and off the football field.

TIGER KICKOFF: Max Copeland talks about how little kids sometimes have the best insights

Max Copeland is in the second week of his team-imposed two-week media suspension. We were able to cull this edition of "Copeland's Corner" from an assortment of vlogs on his website, Montana Madman 61.

Missouri football still facing criticism despite 7-0 start

Although Missouri knocked off Georgia, the Bulldogs were playing with several third-string players. Likewise, Missouri's 19-point victory over Florida was impressive, but the Gators were playing without seven starters, including their quarterback and two best defensive players.

Missouri football wants to win for 'the whole state'

The 2007 Missouri football team was maybe the best Tigers squad since the 1960s. This year's squad wants to become the new standard of excellence in Columbia.

South Carolina star Jadeveon Clowney not in Tigers' heads yet

Although feared defensive end Jadeveon Clowney is headed to Columbia for the Missouri football team's game against South Carolina on Saturday, quarterback Maty Mauk and the Tigers haven't allowed Clowney to get in their heads yet.

Missouri football coach Gary Pinkel loses mentor

Gary Pinkel served as an assistant under Don James for 13 seasons before setting off on his own coaching path. James died Sunday at the age of 80.

In first BCS rankings, Missouri debuts at No. 5

The last time Missouri was ranked in the BCS Top 10 was 2010 when it was ranked No. 6 on Oct. 24 after beating Oklahoma. It ended the 2010 season at No. 12.

Missouri football moves to No. 5 in AP Poll

Losses by many ranked teams on Saturday shook up the SEC and the weekly rankings.

Five ranked SEC teams fall in crazy day for league

The Southeastern Conference had one of its craziest weekends in recent memory Saturday, as five conference teams in the Top 25 lost to other teams in the league, three of them unranked.

Missouri football victory against Florida sets stage for Homecoming matchup

Saturday's win was about a team that withstood the injuries, suffocated Florida's offense and did what it had to do to improve to 7-0 and take control of the SEC East.

Maty Mauk's gambles pay off in Missouri football's 36-17 win against Florida

The defense was phenomenal. The running game was excellent. The receivers displayed their usual freak athleticism. But all eyes were on Maty Mauk.

Missouri football fans rise to the occasion for Florida game

On coach Gary Pinkel's weekly radio show on Monday, players expressed frustration with the attendance at Memorial Stadium early in the season. Before Missouri's game against Florida on Saturday, fans seemed to respond.

LIVE PHOTO GALLERY: Florida vs. Missouri

The Missouri Tigers football defeated the Florida Gators 36-17 at Memorial Stadium. Check here for images from inside and outside the stadium.

Football fans enjoy tailgating festivities before Tigers take on Florida Gators

Football fans gathered outside Memorial Stadium on Saturday for tailgate parties before the Missouri Tigers football team played the Florida Gators.


TIGERS REPORT LIVE: Missouri defeats Florida 36-17

The Missouri Tigers football team defeated the Florida Gators 36-17 at Memorial Stadium. The Missourian provided score updates and social media posts during the game.