Senior Missouri linebacker Van Alexander tore his right ACL during spring practices in April. Alexander says he was thankful his trainers have a strategy to have him ready to play when the season starts.
If you were looking for Christian Cantwell at the opening ceremonies, you didn't see him. And if he wins a medal that isn't gold, you might not see him at the award ceremony either.
The NCAA will now use a 40-second clock, which coach Gary Pinkel thinks will make his offense more productive.
Tigers tight end Chase Coffman’s right pinkie was broken last week, but coach Gary Pinkel said he is expected to return in time for the Aug. 30 game against Illinois.
The Missouri football team’s practice drills and scrimmages are set up to avoid the injuries that could spell doom for any team’s season.
One Tiger said that events such as Missouri’s Sixth Annual Football Fan Day keep him grounded.
The process of finding new caves takes patience and good communication skills, both of which Kristen Alvey has plenty.
The State Special Olympics Championships this weekend in Columbia gave athletes and volunteers an opportunity to grow and learn.
One problem the Missouri football team has entering the new season is one most people don’t know about.
Three-year long snapper Steven Blair graduated after last season, leaving a need for someone to snap on punts and field goals.
Columbia is hosting Special Olympics Missouri’s State Outdoor Championships this weekend.
MU finished its first full pad practice Friday morning on Kadlec Athletic Fields.
The opening ceremony was held Friday evening at the Boone County Courthouse.
The Olympics are here, and even if you couldn’t score tickets to Beijing, there is still a multitude of events to keep tabs on over the next 17 days. NBC will start its coverage with the opening ceremonies at 6:30 tonight.
Last year, Justin Garrett stepped in to take the place of Pig Brown. Now that he’s entering camp as the starter, he’s refusing to let his opportunity get away from him.
Derrick Peterson and Natasha Kaiser-Brown faced elite international competition.
When talking about kicking, Jeff Wolfert never mentions his leg, only how he mentally prepares for the task at hand. Coach Gary Pinkel says what makes Wolfert one of the best kickers in the country is his head.
The coverage of these athletes is more often about their role as females wrestlers than their actual matches.
Heralded freshman quarterback Blaine Gabbert finally joined the MU team for practice on Tuesday. He says learning the mental aspect of the college game is his main goal.
Quarterback Chase Daniel was a Heisman Trophy finalist last season after leading MU to a No. 4 season-ending ranking. That makes Kurtis Gregory, an offensive tackle, important, too. His job is to keep Daniel out of harm’s way.