A commitment to giving back earned Bowers two character awards last school year. The Tiger's senior forward was named the Big 12 Conference's Winter Chick-fil-A Community Champion and was inducted into the Mizzou '39, both of which recognize accomplishments in athletics, academics and community service.
Former Missouri players Kim English, Marcus Denmon and Ricardo Ratliffe are hoping to be chosen during Thursday's NBA Draft, which begins at 6:30 p.m. in Newark, N.J. and will be televised on ESPN.
Who is the Kansas City Sports Trust, and how could its members — or anyone — come up with $30 million to give away?
Missouri sophomore swimmer Sam Tierney said he sees the trials as a great way to become a better swimmer. His goal is to gain more experience for his next three years of college competition.
The new playoff system means big money for major college football, leaving some to wonder whether a portion of that windfall should be heading the players way.
A total of 21 college football players have collapsed and died during conditioning workouts since 2000 — many on the first few days, when even the fittest players are often pushed too hard.
With Missouri's official move to the SEC nearing, the wrestling program is trying to figure out where it belongs.
Give a couple fifth-graders some newly sharpened pencils and a few pieces of lined paper and they could have knocked out a college football playoff format before lunchtime, with a break in between for tag at recess.
The donation will help fund the $102 million athletics facility renovation plan the Board of Curators approved Tuesday.
Missouri swimmer Connor Nolan struggled this past season, but managed to overcome his fear and frustration to qualify for the 200 and 400 individual medley events at this week's Olympic Swimming Trials in Omaha, Neb.
Starting in 2014, instead of a championship game between the nation's No. 1 and No. 2 football teams, there will now be a pair of semifinals in which four teams play.
An athletics master plan released by Missouri on Monday calls for adding at least 6,000 seats at Memorial Stadium, which currently has a capacity of 71,004.
The BCS commissioners will present their four-team playoff proposal to the presidential oversight committee Tuesday in Washington.
Kentucky's outspoken men's basketball coach John Calipari has long championed the talent and depth in the Southeastern Conference — even when the NCAA tournament selection committee didn't share his optimism.
Former MU shot putter Christian Cantwell qualified for his second Olympic team Sunday. He finished third at the U.S. Olympic Trials in Eugene, Ore.
The plan calls for an additional 6,000 seats at Memorial Stadium.
Joe Lynn, the coach of the Missouri men's cross country team, was named coach of the women's team earlier this week. He will begin coaching both teams this fall.
Sammie Henson, a former Olympian and world champion, has been hired as an assistant wrestling coach for the Tigers.
All 20 Missouri sports scored above the Academic Progress Rate four-year cutline, according to results posted Wednesday on the NCAA website.
The Bowl Championship Seriescommissioners have been working on reshaping college football's postseason to create the first major college playoff. They met Wednesday and reached a consensus on a model for a four-team seeded playoff that will be presented to the university presidents for approval next week.