“We’re way better than that,” said MU running back Tony Temple after the Tigers' rushing game struggled against Illinois, almost costing them the game.
Notre Dame begins its season with a 33-3 stumble against Georgia Tech.
Redshirt freshman Jeremy Maclin scored the first touchdown of his career on Saturday and will temporarily replace injured receiver Danario Alexander.
The Illini scored 21 points in the second half, but two big plays by “Pig” Brown, including a 100-yard fumble return, made the difference for the Tigers.
Freshman golfer William Harrold is from Guestwick, England, and is working on adjusting to a new life in Missouri with the help of his coach and teammates
The Columbia College volleyball team opened its season with third at its own tournament
Facing a field of state and regional champions, the Columbia high school girls tennis teams found out how “great” the Great 8 Tournament actually is.
Columbia resident Steve McIntyre, 29, won the Stockholm Half Marathon in Stockholm, Sweden, on Saturday.
The border lines were obvious outside the Edward Jones Dome before Saturday’s Missouri-Illinois game.
MU leading in the first half over Illinois, 23-6
Although Missouri’s course doesn’t have the peaks and valleys of the Tour de France, elevation still plays a role in the race.
The Tour of Missouri will bring with it 120 athletes, several of which are world-class cyclists.
Arrive early to pin down a spot at the finish line of the Tour of Missouri pro cycling race. There will be a host of activities in front of the Boone County Courthouse before the bright colors of jerseys streak through the streets of Columbia on Sept. 14.
The upcoming Tour of Missouri features six stages that show off the best of Missouri’s urban and rural settings. The tour is scheduled to begin at 1 p.m. Sept. 11 in Kansas City’s famed Plaza District.
There are 15 teams participating in the invitation-only Tour of Missouri. Ten are based in the U.S. There are eight riders per team, for a total of 120 riders in the race.
The bikes may not look that different, but they are beyond ordinary. From the parts to the construction, the frame to the wheels, it’s all top notch — and the price shows it.
John Gilbert is a two-time MVP for the MU wheelchair basketball team and an All-American from 2005 through 2007. Now the MU junior can add gold medal-winner.