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Big volleyball weekend ahead for Columbia and Stephens colleges

Both teams are looking to prove themselves this weekend, but in different ways. The Cougars want to build on an already successful season, while the Stars want to improve the team's confidence.

MU swimming debuts cheering section

H-ZOU-O, the new student cheering section for the Missouri swimming and diving teams, debuts Saturday at the Tigers' Show-Me Showdown meet at the Mizzou Aquatic Center at the MU Student Recreational Complex.

Tigers have mixed feelings on Texas trip

Missouri has 28 players traveling to play at the school that rejected them as recruits coming out of high school

MU volleyball team defeats Kansas

MU volleyball coach Wayne Kreklow said the Tigers' victory Wednesday over the Jayhawks was "a biggie" for making the NCAA tournament.

Hickman wins softball sectional

The Hickman softball team advanced to the quarterfinals of the Class 4 state softball tournament Wednesday with a 7-1 victory over Wentzville-Holt.

Newcomers add to MU basketball team's hopes

Five freshman and a junior college transfer join Zaire Taylor, who redshirted last season after transferring from Delaware, in their debuts for the Missouri men's basketball team this season.

Bruins' trainer busy helping athletes

Greg Nagel, the athletic trainer for Rock Bridge High School, works closely with the Bruins athletes, which means treating dozens of athletes a day.

Tigers golfers fifth at New Mexico tournament

The Missouri women's golf team was fifth out of 17 teams Wednesday at the Price's Give `em Five Intercollegiate tournament in Las Cruces, N.M.

Texas faces stiff tests in Missouri, upcoming games

Coach Mack Brown and his team face the most daunting Big 12 Conference stretch of anyone this season, but a spotless record three weeks from now would solidify Texas as a national-title favorite.

Alexander rises above injury to excel

Missouri wide receiver Danario Alexander has a legendary vertical jump that helps him beat cornerbacks on his way to the endzone.

Tigers put loss in past

With a game at  No. 1 Texas next on Missouri's schedule, the Tigers aren't looking back at Saturday's disappointing loss to Oklahoma State.   

LETTER: MU fans are friendly and welcoming

Football visitors remark on kindness of Missouri fans during Saturday's game.

Gundy's sideline routine a bit different

The Oklahoma State coach turns his eyes to his clipboard when the Cowboys' defense in on the field.

Tough week for Carl Edwards

A 12-car wreck at Talladega, a feud with a rival driver and a 33rd place finish Saturday has all dropped Carl Edwards from second to a distant fourth in the NASCAR Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.

Missouri football moves on

MU moves on after a disappointing home loss to Oklahoma State on Saturday. The Tigers don't have much time to sulk.

MU falls out of top 10

Instead of No. 1, Missouri got No. 11. After a 28-23 loss to No. 17 Oklahoma State on Saturday night at Memorial Stadium, the Tigers tumbled eight spots in the Associated Press poll released Sunday.

 

 

MU volleyball loses to Nebraska

It was hard for Missouri hitters to fool Nebraska in a 25-20, 25-21, 25-18 loss Sunday night at Hearnes Center.

Cougars a good fit for Lino

Columbia College junior Flavia Lino is comfortable at Columbia College. And it shows. Through 76 games this season, Lino leads the Cougars with 327 kills.

MU soccer falls to Oklahoma State

No. 12 Oklahoma State defeated the No. 16 MU soccer team 3-2 in overtime Sunday in Oklahoma.

Tigers tripped up

A 28-23 loss to Oklahoma State ended any hope the Tigers once had of gaining the nation's No. 1 ranking after previously top-ranked Oklahoma lost to Texas in Dallas earlier in the day.

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