Mizzou Sports

Five Missouri players named to All-Big 12 football teams

Sophomore running back Henry Josey and senior tight end Michael Egnew were named to the All-Big 12 First Team. Senior defensive end Jacquies Smith, sophomore cornerback E.J. Gaines and junior punter Trey Barrow were named to the All-Big 12 Second Team.

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North Carolina might have new coach

Sources are telling The Associated Press that Southern Mississippi coach Larry Fedora has accepted an offer to become football coach at North Carolina, which Missouri is set to play in the Independence Bowl.

Missouri men's basketball team defeats Villanova 81-71

Senior Marcus Denmon led the No. 10-ranked Tigers with 28 points, followed by senior Ricardo Ratliffe with 17 points and 11 rebounds.

Missouri men's basketball team leads Villanova 42-29 at halftime

Senior Marcus Denmon leads the Tigers with 15 points followed by senior Ricardo Ratliffe with 12 points and six rebounds.



North Carolina, Missouri's bowl opponent, has had its own issues

In June 2011, the NCAA formally charged the UNC football team with nine major violations, and the team lost its coach eight days before its training began.

Missouri men's basketball team excited to play at Madison Square Garden

Missouri will face Villanova as part of the Jimmy V Classic on Tuesday night in New York City. A win would put the team 8-0 for the first time since 2006.

Missouri budget cuts played role in switch to SEC

MU Chancellor Brady Deaton said the SEC offered a more stable and financially lucrative future, and this played role in his decision to move from the Big 12.

Missouri men's basketball climbs to No. 10 in AP Poll

The Tigers (7-0) are the second-highest ranked team in the Big 12, after Baylor (7-0) at No. 6.

Missouri set for Independence Bowl, passed over for Big 12 choice

The Missouri football team fell all the way out of the Big 12’s bowl selection order, accepting a bid to the Independence Bowl against North Carolina on Dec. 26 in Shreveport, La.

Pinkel thinks LSU, Alabama deserve to play for national title

Although many thought Oklahoma State deserved a spot in the championship game, Missouri coach Gary Pinkel said he thinks the BCS picked the two best teams in the country in choosing LSU and Alabama.

Missouri football accepts invitation to play in Independence Bowl

The game will be played at 4 p.m. Dec. 26 and broadcast on ESPN2.

College football bowl projections say Missouri headed to New York

Missourian sports reporters Vinnie Duber and Harry Plumer projected the matchups of all 35 bowl games before the official matchups are released Sunday.

Laurence Bowers deals with injury by remembering his inspiration

Despite being sidelined with a season ending ACL injury, Missouri's Laurence Bowers stays motivated by remembering those who are close to him.

Missouri women's basketball team can't push past Northwestern

With solid free-throw shooting in the last three minutes of the game, Northwestern handed the Missouri women's basketball team its first loss of the season. 

Missouri men's basketball defeats Northwestern State 90-56

The Missouri men's basketball team defeated Northwestern State 90-56 Friday night at Mizzou Arena.

Missouri basketball routs Northwestern State 90-56

Marcus Denmon and Michael Dixon cruise and connect with each other with an alley-opp in Missouri's 90-56 victory against Northwestern State.

Missouri football bowl travel packages available before game site announced

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Missouri tight end Andrew Jones could join Tigers men's basketball team

The back-up tight end on the Missouri football team practiced with the team on Wednesday. MU Athletics spokesperson Chad Moller said a decision has not been made if Jones will permanently be a member of the Tigers' men's basketball team.

Freshmen on Missouri women's basketball team adjust to roles as college athletes

Tough love is a part of a new college life for Tigers freshmen Kyley Simmons and Morgan Eye.