Military appreciation day features ROTC Hall of Fame, name for new cannon

Missouri football will celebrate the nation's military during Saturday's game against Kentucky. Among the festivities are a ROTC Hall of Fame induction ceremony and the reveal of a name for the new ROTC cannon.

TIGER KICKOFF: Markus Golden went against the grain to emerge a Missouri football captain

The path to Missouri was far from clear for the Tigers' senior defensive end. 

TIGER KICKOFF: Shane Ray uses dark past to fuel bright future

Missouri's star defensive end has surpassed his father's career in almost every measurable way. But Wendell Ray's absence hurt him growing up. 

As Columbia's last football team standing, Battle prepares for Waynesville

Despite having the newest football program in Columbia, Battle is the last one standing.

Missouri swimmer named to 2015 Pan American Games

Missouri sophomore swimmer Carter Griffin was named to the U.S. roster Thursday and will compete in the 100- and 200-meter backstroke at the 2015 Pan American Games.

Missouri football placing more trust in freshman Witter

Freshman running back Ish Witter could soon emerge as a key player in Missouri’s offense. Will more responsibility for Witter spark the Tigers?

SEC Nation comes to Columbia

The SEC Network's Saturday pre-game show will broadcast from Francis Quadrangle at MU ahead of the Tigers' game against Kentucky.

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

As a state — oops, commonwealth — Kentucky is best known for its horse racing and bourbon. But the University of Kentucky football program has some fame of its own.

TIGER KICKOFF: Fast Five, Halloween edition

We asked MU football players about their favorite Halloween costumes and who they think is the scariest coach at MU.

TIGER KICKOFF: Toddlers to Tigers: Christian Brinser supported the Royals from a young age

Christian Brinser's youth baseball team was called the Royals. He is one of many Tigers who rooted for the Kansas City club during this year's World Series.

Disappointed Rock Bridge football knows best is yet to come

A high-scoring defeat against Ft. Zumwalt West High School ended the Rock Bridge High School football season. But its coach and star player know that another opportunity to strike awaits them next season.

Arnel Monroe looking to put this Hickman football season behind him

The coach saw shimmers of light throughout the dark season, which ended at 1-9 after the Kewpies' a first-round playoff loss.

Missouri football's offense a running debate

The Tigers' ground game garnered much of the attention after Missouri's win over Vanderbilt. But the Tigers aren't calling themselves a run-first team.

After first winning season, Tolton football to improve facilities, schedule area teams

After a successful 8-2 season, Trailblazers coach Chad Masters doesn't want to stop.

Royals look toward next season after dream run

Kansas City has decisions to make on extending contracts of several key players.

Nielsen: 23.5 million saw Game 7 of World Series

If not for a Game 7 boost, the 2014 World Series would have been the least watched one.


New dynasty: Giants capture 3rd title in 5 years

A lot has gone right during the Giants' every-other-year pattern of winning the World Series.

Celebration of Giants' win turns violent, revelers turn on police

San Francisco Giants fans celebrated their teams' World Series victory with a bit too much vigor.


Kentucky Wildcats set to start season with platoon system

The Wildcats added four prized recruits to a squad that lost 60-54 to Connecticut in the NCAA championship. They begin the season with high expectations for a ninth national title.

Florida Gators unlikely to repeat last year's feats

Last season, the Gators won a program-best 30 consecutive games, became the first team to go 18-0 in the SEC's regular season, swept the league tournament and earned the top overall seed in the NCAA tournament.