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Whitney Little emotional as her Missouri volleyball career comes to an end

The senior middle blocker leaves behind a legacy of 10 school records, the most of any Missouri athlete, and the Tiger's first Southeastern Conference championship under her belt.

TIGER KICKOFF: Toddlers to Tigers: Shane Ray took time to grow into his body

Once a "chunky monkey," Shane Ray took a while to grow into the 6-foot-3, 245-pound monster on Missouri's defensive line.

TIGER KICKOFF: Fast Five, Rivalry Edition

Veteran Tigers Lucas Vincent, Evan Boehm, Andrew Baggett and Shane Ray answer questions about Missouri's old rivalry with Kansas — among other things.

 

TIGER KICKOFF: 10 things you didn't know about Arkansas

Is there an Arkansas and Kansas connection? What's a "Spoofer's Stone?" What's with the mascot and the naughty live beasts that attend Arkansas' home football games? Answers to these questions and more about Missouri's new, so-called rivals. 

TIGER KICKOFF: New Arkansas, Missouri rivalry leaves some traditions behind

Missouri has lost Kansas. And Arkansas' annual matchup with LSU no longer happens during rivalry week.

TIGER KICKOFF: John Hardeman Walker and the attempt for 'Battle Line Rivalry' history

Along the battle line, as it will be known in the now annual Missouri-Arkansas rivalry game, is the bootheel. What does a man by the name of John Hardeman Walker have to do with it? Maybe a lot.

TIGER KICKOFF: The Battle Line: Manufacturing a rivalry

Is it possible to create and brand a rivalry game? Perhaps, but it's new territory for universities and sports marketers. Whether their efforts are successful rests in the in perceptions of fans.

Battle students rally for football team

The Spartans will play for the state title on Friday at the Edward Jones Dome. This is the first year the team has been eligible to compete in the the playoffs.

Missouri basketball struggles to contain Purdue in Maui loss

Missouri's defense did not live up to coach Kim Anderson's standards Tuesday and allowed Purdue to shoot 43 free throws in the 82-61 loss. 

First-year Hickman coach Dan Pieper shakes off challenges before wrestling season

Dan Pieper is entering his first year as head coach of the Hickman wrestling team. And while the Kewpies' roster is short on experience, Pieper looks forward to the challenge.

Purdue throttles Missouri in Maui

Missouri (2-3) had no answer for Purdue's physical, aggressive defense in the first half while falling into a big hole. The Tigers played better over the game's final 10 minutes, but had no chance of finishing off the comeback from a deficit that climbed to 34 points in the second half.

Show-Me Bowl still planned to start Friday in St. Louis

After break-ins and burnings last night in and around St. Louis, the Missouri State High School Activities Association still plans to move forward with its seven state football championship games at the Edward Jones Dome.

Columbia College men's basketball wins seventh straight

The Cougars (7-0), ranked No. 7 in the NAIA Top 25 Poll, defeated nonconference opponent Missouri Valley College (4-4) 56-52.

Hickman girls basketball topples Troy in home opener

Coach Tonya Mirts said her team executed well on offense, grabbing 11 offensive rebounds and turning the ball over only seven times.

Heading into Week 14, Missouri's spot within new SEC bowl lineup still unclear

Missouri, ranked No. 17 in the latest College Football Playoff rankings, will close out its regular season schedule on Friday against Arkansas with a spot in the SEC championship on the line. How could things shape up further down the road?

Chiefs safety Eric Berry gets support from all angles

MRI exams and CT scans showed a mass in Berry's chest after the safety complained of chest pain following Thursday's game against Oakland. Kansas City personnel are concerned the Tennessee alumnus might have lymphoma.

Senators rally in 3rd period, beat Blues in shootout

Erik Condra and Alex Chiasson scored third-period goals for the Ottawa Senators, who rallied to tie it and then beat the St. Louis Blues 3-2 in a shootout on Tuesday night.

Denver Broncos waive Brandon McManus, sign Connor Barth

The Broncos said they liked McManus' strong leg and high ceiling. But the decision to part ways with Prater also had to do with money. They saved nearly $2.3 million off this year's cap and $3.25 million off next year's with Prater's release.

UPDATE: No. 3 Arizona beat Missouri 72-53 in Maui

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson and Brandon Ashley each scored 15 points, helping No. 3 Arizona wear down Missouri for a 72-53 victory in the opening round the Maui Invitational on Monday.

Looking ahead: Missouri football must beat Arkansas Friday to advance to SEC Championship

The No. 17 Tigers (9-2, 6-1 in the Southeastern Conference) prepare for a short week and large Arkansas offensive line. 

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