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Five SEC games to pay attention to this season

It is Missouri's third season in the Southeastern Conference. Heading into this season, here are five SEC games to watch for.


Missouri football scrimmage No. 3: What to watch

MU Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin accepted coach Gary Pinkel's Ice Bucket Challenge Wednesday after the team's practice. Loftin was doused with a bucket of ice water by captains Bud Sasser and Mitch Morse.

Missouri volleyball team ready for SEC Network exposure

The Missouri volleyball team is coming off one of its best seasons in school history, and the recent launch of the SEC Network will only amplify the team's presence on television.


Missouri football's Jimmie Hunt battles injury

With Jimmie Hunt's senior season set to begin, the top-of-the-depth-chart wide receiver is once again battling an injury.

SEC members take steps to improve fan experience

The changes resulted from recommendations made by a working group approved by SEC athletic directors in June 2012 to review attendance trends.

Hickman's Jimmy Whitt commits to Arkansas: from decision to announcement

Hickman basketball star Jimmy Whitt said his decision came down to Arkansas and Missouri, but ultimately his heart was in Arkansas.

Ruise sheds weight, looks forward to Missouri football season

Darvin Ruise, a senior linebacker and regular contributor the past four seasons for the Tigers, has learned in his career about giving himself to the program. His latest lesson was in losing weight.

Missouri football coaches prep players in fall camp

On Monday, Missouri muddled through an "OK" practice, in the words of head coach Gary Pinkel. At the start of the final week of fall camp, there is a sense of urgency.

Reedy qualifies for 2016 Olympic trials

Missouri junior Lauren Reedy qualified with a fourth-place finish on 3-meter at the USA Diving AT&T Senior National Diving Championships last week in Knoxville, Tenn.

Missouri football ranked No. 24 in preseason Associated Press Top 25

Seven other SEC teams were ranked in the top 25, more than any other conference. Among SEC teams ranked in the top 25, Missouri's No. 24 ranking is the lowest.

Offense arrives late to claim Missouri football's second scrimmage

Although Missouri's offense can get off to a fast start, it took a while to get moving in Saturday's scrimmage.

Missouri football's Murphy comfortable with position changes

Last year's all-purpose yards leader has been playing as a slot receiver during fall camp, but he played exclusively as a running back during Saturday's scrimmage. 

Missouri football scrimmage No. 2: what we learned

The Tigers played their second scrimmage of fall camp Saturday. Here are five takeaways from the game.

Missouri football scrimmage No. 2: What to watch

At the end of the Tigers' second week of fall practice, we take a look at some intriguing storylines heading into the second major scrimmage Saturday morning.

With dream job, Missouri coach A.J. Ricker looks to seize moment

A.J. Ricker stayed devoted to Missouri's football in its "rough years" as a consistent member of the offensive line. Now, having secured a long-desired coaching job during the team's high time, he wants to help continue building the program.

Mediacom reaches agreement with SEC Network

For residents in the mid-Missouri area, the network will be included in the family cable package that already contains ESPN, ESPN2 and other networks. Customers can find the network on channel 51 in standard definition and 734 for high definition.

Missouri football players keep town of Ferguson in mind

Aarion Penton and fellow teammates continue practice on the gridiron in Columbia while keeping in touch with family and friends in Ferguson, a north St. Louis suburb that has been the site of multiple protests this week. 

Tigers help Missouri football coach win Twitter bet

Dave Steckel and his wife like to make friendly wagers, such as the one about whether the associate head coach and defensive defense coordinator could reach 1,000 Twitter followers. On the line was who had to take their new puppy, Champ, out in the mornings.

Missouri to play Kentucky, Florida on ESPN

ESPN announced its Super Tuesday lineup for the 2015 SEC men’s basketball season on Wednesday. The Tigers will be featured twice.

Missouri to host 'Flick on Faurot' for fans

Missouri will host fans at Memorial Stadium for a screening of "The Blind Side" on Aug. 29 — the night before the Tigers open their football season against South Dakota State.