Columbia College volleyball coach Melinda Wrye-Washington said she has known Kristen Stevens since the Rock Bridge senior was in ninth grade. The two worked together many times at summer camps and local volleyball clubs such as Club COMO and Vipers 18. Stevens also job-shadowed the coach for a school assignment when she was a freshman. Wrye-Washington said Stevens sat next to her on the bench and learned firsthand what it was like to be a coach. Stevens will return to that bench next year as a player on Wrye-Washington’s team.
In a statement released this afternoon, MU Chancellor Brady Deaton said he finished with his investigation into the circumstances surrounding the departure of former men’s basketball coach Quin Snyder.
Recently departed MU men’s basketball coach Quin Snyder spoke for the first time Tuesday since quitting, and his comments added a layer to the controversy surrounding his resignation last Friday.
UM System President Elson Floyd has asked MU Chancellor Brady Deaton to investigate the circumstances surrounding the resignation of former men’s basketball coach Quin Snyder.
When former Missouri men’s basketball coach Quin Snyder resigned Friday afternoon, a groundswell of speculation arose concerning the status of Snyder’s three commitments for the class of 2006.
The clock is ticking and the last of the sand is about to fall through the hour glass. If three Rock Bridge boys basketball seniors want to make good on a pact, the time is now.
MISSOURI SOFTBALL: First baseman Amanda Renth was named co-Big 12 Player of the Week on Tuesday. Renth shared the honor with Nebraska outfielder Lizzy Aumua.
In a statement released Wednesday morning, MU Chancellor Brady Deaton denied knowledge of any contact made last week regarding the job status of former Missouri men’s basketball coach Quin Snyder.
Hickman’s game Monday night came down to one final shot.
The Stephens College women’s basketball team (8-20) has seen its share of blowouts this season, more often than not on the losing end. But it was the Stars’ turn to dominate Monday night.
The intensity of the rivalry between the Missouri women’s tennis team and Oklahoma was felt early on during the match Monday. The Tigers lost 4-3, falling to 3-2 this season.
The Missouri wrestling team kept its streak alive, earning their third consecutive win over a ranked opponent on Monday night with a 26-10 victory over host No. 25 Northern Iowa. The No. 10 Tigers won seven of their 10 matches.
It was just a splattering of Mizzou Arena that first rose to cheer Missouri on defense.
For a few moments during the Mizzou All-Century team celebration at halftime, the focus wasn’t on former coach Quin Snyder and the team he left behind, at least not entirely anyway.
Familiarity doesn’t always breed contempt.
Despite the turmoil surrounding Quin Snyder and the men’s basketball team, the Missouri women’s team gave the 4,723 fans at Mizzou Arena something to cheer about on Saturday.
Quin Snyder had a drink in his hand.
April 7, 1999 marked the beginning of the Quin Snyder era at Missouri, an era which came to a close on Friday — even though it may dribble on for a while.
There will be a different feeling in the air at Mizzou Arena today when the Missouri men’s basketball team plays Kansas State at 12:30 p.m.
Newly-appointed acting head coach of Missouri, Melvin Watkins, walked past the west entrance of Mizzou Arena on Friday night with assistant coach Lance Irvin and was asked by Missourian reporters to comment on the situation regarding the resignation of Quin Snyder.