Mizzou Sports

Missouri lawmaker slams Pinkel's defense of Paterno

State Rep. Sara Lampe took Missouri football coach Gary Pinkel to task Thursday for his recent defense of former Penn State coach Joe Paterno as "a great man."

Missouri's Franklin named to Davey O'Brien Award watch list

The junior quarterback has been added to a second preseason award watch list Tuesday.

Kentucky coach says program will rebound quickly

Kentucky coach Joker Phillips believes last year's mediocre season is a minor bump on the road to consistent success.

Pinkel, Missouri players make trip to SEC Media Days

Coach Gary Pinkel, receiver T.J. Moe, offensive tackle Elvis Fisher and cornerback E.J. Gaines made the trip to Hoover, Ala., for the start of the SEC Media Days. 

LIVE STREAM: Missouri participates in SEC Media Days

Watch a live stream of Missouri at the SEC Media Days in Birmingham, Ala. The live stream starts at 1 p.m. Tuesday, and three Missouri players and coach Gary Pinkel will be on at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Missouri's T.J. Moe named to Biletnikoff Award watch list

Missouri senior wide receiver T.J. Moe was put on watch as one of the top wide receivers in the country for the second consecutive year.

SEC Commissioner Slive addresses Penn State scandal

At SEC media days Tuesday, SEC Commissioner Mike Slive addressed last week's report concerning the Penn State sexual abuse allegations.

Pinkel defends Paterno at SEC Media Days

Missouri coach Gary Pinkel said the recent scandal at Penn State can not be blamed entirely on Paterno.

Missouri to kick off 2012 football season with three night games

The SEC announced start times and TV schedules for the first three games of each of its 14 members Monday.

Missouri's Gooden named to Butkus Award preseason watch list

Missouri redshirt senior linebacker Zaviar Gooden was one of 15 SEC linebackers who made the 51-player list of finalists.

Missouri baseball player builds bond with summer host family

While playing in the New England Collegiate Baseball League, Jake Ivory, a sophomore catcher for Missouri, has become a role model for the family's youngest child, Matthew McGannon. 

No guarantees for those hoping to walk on to Missouri football team

Every year, Missouri’s football team accepts about 10 new walk-ons — athletes who have not received a scholarship offer but still hope to find a spot on the team’s roster.

Four Missouri players selected for All-SEC coaches' preseason team

The Southeastern Conference coaches named offensive tackle Elvis Fisher, wide receiver T.J. Moe, linebacker Zaviar Gooden and cornerback E.J. Gaines to their preseason all-league team Thursday.

Pistons sign 2nd-rounder English

The former Missouri guard will provide depth for Detroit.

Top prospect commits to Missouri volleyball team

Taylor Simpson was the No. 9 recruit nationally out of high school in 2010, according to She played at Nebraska last season, then transferred to Florida State before committing to Mizzou last week.

Missouri backup quarterback Ashton Glaser to transfer to Missouri State

The redshirt junior announced Monday he plans to transfer to Missouri State University. He played in just one game at MU.

Missouri softball staff wins regional coaching award

The Missouri softball coaching staff won the 2012 Midwest Region Coaching Staff of the Year award for the third time in the past four years.

Missouri softball lands Florida transfer

Sami Fagan, who posted the fifth-best average in the Southeastern Conference last season, will have to sit out the 2013 season but will have three years of eligibility remaining.

Missouri flies SEC flag to symbolize conference switch

The MU athletics department symbolized its move to the Southeastern Conference with the raising of an SEC flag Monday.

Missouri's Alden welcomes challenges of move to SEC

MU Athletics Director Mike Alden called the raising of the Southeastern Conference flag "the beginning" Monday.