Tigers picked to take North

The Missouri football team has been picked to win the Big 12 Conference North Division in a preseason media poll conducted by the Big 12 office. It is the first time the Tigers have been picked to win the North. Before this year’s poll, the highest that the Tigers have been picked to finish was second, in 2004.

Cards lose Carpenter to Tommy John surgery

Losing Chris Carpenter for 161 games is bad enough. Knowing your ace will miss a considerable chunk of 2008 is far worse.

Former Tiger part of Team USA bronze

Lindsey Hunter, a former Missouri volleyball player became the first former Tigers volleyball player to win an international medal on Thursday.