CoMo You Know: Sports

COMO YOU KNOW: Mack Rhoades

MU announced Mack Rhoades would be its new athletics director on Monday, March 9. Rhoades will be replacing Mike Alden, who announced his resignation in January.

COMO YOU KNOW: Taylor Stadium at Simmons Field

The 3,031-seat Taylor Stadium is home to the Missouri baseball and softball teams. Simmons Field, the name of the actual playing surface, was named Field-of-the-Year in 1993 by the American Baseball Coaches Association.

COMO YOU KNOW: BC Baseball League

The BC Baseball League is a nonprofit organization established in 1993 to organize and promote youth baseball.

COMO YOU KNOW: Robin Pingeton

Robin Pingeton is the head coach of the Missouri women's basketball team. She became the program's third coach in April 2010.

COMO YOU KNOW: Norm Stewart

Norm Stewart is a former Missouri student athlete and a retired men's basketball coach.

COMO YOU KNOW: Shannon Welker

On May 9, 2013, Shannon Welker became the third head gymnastics coach in Mizzou history.

CoMo You Know: Greg Rhodenbaugh

Greg Rhodenbaugh is the Missouri swimming and diving team’s head coach.

COMO YOU KNOW: Louis P. 'Tony' Antimi

Antimi was the baseball player, coach and groundskeeper for which Antimi Sports Complex in Cosmopolitan Park is named.

CoMo You Know: Frank Haith

Frank Haith was the coach for the Missouri Tigers men’s basketball team from 2011 to 2014.

COMO YOU KNOW: Kim Anderson, Missouri men's basketball coach

Kim Anderson is the new head coach for the Missouri's men's basketball team. He played for Missouri from 1973-77 and is ranked among the school's top-20, all-time scorers.

COMO YOU KNOW: Tim Jamieson

Tim Jamieson is the head coach of the Missouri baseball team, entering his 20th season in 2014. That makes him the longest-tenured head coach at Missouri and only the second coach the program has had for the past 40 years.

COMO YOU KNOW: Chris Gervino

Chris Gervino has been a sports director at KOMU since 2000.


Don Faurot is a former MU football player, coach and influential figure for which Faurot Field, MU's football field, is named.


Dave Yost is a coach for the Missouri Tigers football team. He is the team’s offensive coordinator, quarterbacks coach, placekicker coach and recruiting coordinator.

COMO YOU KNOW: Activity and Recreation Center

The ARC is a 73,000 square foot health club, fitness center and place to exercise run by Columbia Parks and Recreation.


Dan Devine served as head football coach for Arizona State University, the University of Missouri, the NFL's Green Bay Packers and the University of Notre Dame. Devine was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1985.

COMO YOU KNOW: Mizzou Arena

The $75 million facility opened in 2004. It hosts Missouri men's and women's basketball games as well as concerts and other events. Capacity is 15,061.

COMO YOU KNOW: Memorial Stadium

Memorial Stadium has been home to the Missouri football team since 1926 and currently houses a capacity crowd of 71, 004.

COMO YOU KNOW: Stankowski Field

MU Student Recreation complex members can play soccer, Frisbee or run around the track at Stankowski Field.