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Commentary: Missouri-Kansas rivalry intense enough without invoking Civil War memories

Sports hate can be enjoyable, but old-time real hate is something best left in the past.

MU football fans speak up online

TigerBoard.com connects thousands of Missouri sports fans scattered across the globe, and before MU’s biggest game in decades, the message board has become a haven for taking jabs at the Jayhawks.

Off-campus game means beer in stands

Thirsty fans at this weekend’s MU-KU Border Showdown need look no farther than the concession stands at Arrowhead Stadium for beer.

MU vs. KU: Ten things at stake

Here are what Missouri and Kansas stand to gain with a victory on Saturday.

MU vs. KU: Five keys to the game

Here are the areas the Tigers must excel in against the Jayhawks on Saturday.

This year's success recalls glory of 1969 MU football campaign

The 2007 Tigers may not have a more passionate group of supporters than those who charmed mid-Missouri in 1969 on their way to a co-Big Eight Conference championship and Orange Bowl bid.

MU and KU football teams rivals many times over

After 115 games, Missouri and Kansas don’t agree on which team leads the football series.

Documentary to show depth of Border War

Erik Ashel and Steven Spiegel of Metro Sports have been interviewing MU and KU students for a documentary that hopes to explain the historical significance of the rivalry

Comment: So far, BCS success still seems far off

Their mission is to bring us a national championship game worth watching. So far they’ve done little to inspire confidence in their success.

Former MU women's basketball player finds new home with Cougars

Since Rachel Oswald was young, she always wanted to play college basketball in Columbia. Now she can say that she played the game at two different Columbia schools.

Fambrough doesn’t have anything nice to say about Missouri

Former Jayhawks coach Don Fambrough brings fire and a severe dislike of MU to the Missouri-Kansas Border Showdown.

Lyons leads MU to victory

With DeMarre Carroll in foul trouble and Stefhon Hannah playing through an illness, Leo Lyons led Missouri against Maryland

Kansas' Mangino seeing fruits of his labor

The Kansas football coach went knocking on doors to rebuild the football program.

Unlicensed T-shirts bring the MU-KU rivalry up a notch

Forget the officially licensed apparel — for this year’s Border Showdown, T-shirt makers supporting both schools are pulling out all the rhetorical ammo they can

Crowd's favor can't earn MU men's basketball team an upset

Missouri fans showed up in force on Monday at the Sprint Center and it was almost enough to push the Tigers to an early season upset over No. 10 Michigan State.

Interactive basketball museum quite an experience

The College Basketball Experience is what the CBE in the O’Reilly Auto Parts CBE Classic stands for.

The Experience is an interactive museum that is intended to give its visitors the same feeling that the players in college basketball have.

Hard works boosts MU wrestler

“I really believe hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard,” Missouri 157-pound wrestler Michael Chandler says.

Junior aims to take Bruins girls basketball team to new heights

Standing at 6 feet, 3 inches, wearing men’s size 10 1/2 basketball shoes, junior Katherine Harry towers above her teammates. It would be easy to rely on her height to get all of her points. Instead, Harry has spent the past year making improvements to her game.

Turnovers trouble Columbia College women's basketball team

The Cougars women's basketball team made 31 turnovers and fell to 3-3 after losing to Lambuth on Monday.

MU football team vying with West Virginia<br>for BCS superiority

With pundits weighing numerous hypothetical scenarios, one thing is certain: Missouri’s chance to win the national title will end if Kansas wins Saturday. But what about West Virginia, MU’s latest rival in the Bowl Championship Series?

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