KICKOFF: Who was Ziggy Hood before he was a Tiger?

It's hard for former teammates and coaches at Palo Duro High School in Amarillo, Texas, to forget the plays MU's Ziggy Hood used to make.

2008 MU football team impresses former players

The offense of the Missouri football team has become a topic of national discussion, and those with ties to the program reflect upon its transformation.

‘Bowl or bust’ for Buffalo quarterback

Drew Willy, Buffalo’s quarterback and team leader, won’t let his team’s previous struggles dampen his spirit.

Hickman's Cowan perfect

Hickman senior Taylor Cowan pitched a perfect game to lead the Kewpies' softball team to a 1-0 victory over rival Rock Bridge on Thursday night at University Field on the MU campus.

Hickman senior Gary Smith loves football, awaits return

After surgery for a dislocated wrist, it appeared that Gary Smith would be out for the season. But he was recently told by doctors that he could return to the Kewpies as early as next week for their game against Rock Bridge at Memorial Stadium.

Hickman football field to be named after former star player

Later in life, Robert M. LeMone made numerous contributions to the high school, including the donation of the lift used to video-record football games, and donations for the football field, track and concrete around the stadium.

Rock Bridge football plays without lineman

Skylar Hinton, a two-way lineman with the Bruins football team, is out for the rest of the season. Now the 1-2 Bruins must win without their biggest player.

Columbia College volleyball player adjusts after transferring from Brazil

Tally Mattos is playing well while trying to make the cultural adjustment from Brazil to the United States.

Brazilian native leads Columbia College soccer team

Although adjusting to life in the U.S. has provided challenges, Dylan Barduzzi is working to overcome them.

Freshman seeing playing time for MU volleyball team

Brittney Brimmage was never a volleyball star in high school, but now she is seeing playing time for Missouri.

Kewpies softball team rolls

The Hickman softball team defeated New Franklin 8-0 Wednesday night in Columbia.



Buffalo coach Gill sees allure of playing Tigers

As a player, Turner Gill enjoyed much success against the Missouri Tigers.

Tigers get picky

After beating a ranked team and dominating its next two opponents, the Missouri football team is still looking for ways to improve.

Hurricane rearranges Big 12 schedule

Texas was set to play Arkansas next, but now the Longhorns next game is against Rice. 

Hickman sweeps volleyball match against Rock Bridge

A pair of Hickman seniors helped the Kewpies dominate Rock Bridge in the rivals' first meeting of the season.

MU defense still tweaking

The performance of Missouri's defense was largely overlooked amid the offense's praise Saturday. Players and coaches said some areas must be addressed before the Tigers begin Big 12 Conference play Oct. 4 at Nebraska, but they are optimistic improvements will be made.

Tigers prevail in wet outing

Dismal weather and last minute rescheduling left a sparse gathering of fans at Walton Stadium and donations of soccer balls were modest for the Kick for Nick charity promotion.



Another impressive weekend for Big 12 teams

Hard as it is to fathom, the top teams in the conference found ways to look even stronger.

Record day for Daniel

Going 23-for-28 in the Tigers' 69-17 win over Nevada, Chase Daniel overtook Brad Smith's career passing record in the first quarter with a pass to Jeremy Maclin for an 80-yard touchdown.

Sure-handed Daniel making impression

Missouri quarterback Chase Daniel has put up eye-popping numbers through three games this season while playing in just over four halves.