Mizzou Sports

Missouri-Southeastern Louisiana plotline

Going into its 2012 debut against Southeastern Louisiana, we give Missouri fans a few storylines to watch from the season's first game.


Raymer brings international experience to Missouri soccer team

Not many Missouri athletes can say they've competed internationally for their country or on a prestigious club team, but Abi Raymer is not your average Tiger.

Ten things you didn't know about Southeastern Louisiana

Southeastern Louisiana University has a history rich in cheerleaders, its Strawberry Stadium and magical oak trees. Take a journey with the Columbia Missourian as we better get to know Missouri's first opponent for the 2012 football season.

Jared Perry following wherever football leads him

Wide receiver Jared Perry graduated from MU in 2010 but wasn't able to get back on the football field until 2012, when he signed with the Chicago Rush of the Arena Football League. After a seaason that earned him Rookie of the Year honors, Perry is moving on to the UFL with hopes to get back into an NFL training camp.

What's new at Memorial Stadium for Missouri football

Fans attending the Missouri football team's season opener Saturday against Southeastern Louisiana at Memorial Stadium will be the first to see the new, redesigned Faurot Field turf along with several other upgrades.

Missouri women's soccer beats Arizona State 4-1

Missouri junior Dominique Richardson posted her first two goals of the season, leading Missouri (4-0) past Arizona State (1-3) at Walton Stadium.

Section of Old Route K to shut down for Missouri football game

Columbia police will be on-site to help direct fans to Memorial Stadium from Interstate 70 and other local routes. 

Missouri volleyball tops Houston

The Missouri volleyball team bounced back from its first defeat of the season by topping Houston in game one of the Lipscomb Invitational.

FAST FIVE: Redshirt junior receiver L'Damian Washington

L'Damian Washington talks about his excitement for the season to begin — from the new uniforms to his touchdown dance.

NCAA proposing changes to national wrestling tournament

Under the proposed change, the NCAA would sponsor a national dual tournament to determine a team champion in addition to the individual tournament that is held each March.

MU student suits up for Heart of America Marathon

MU student Steven Mankofsky will attempt to break the Guinness World Record for completing a marathon in a suit this Labor Day.

Say hello to the Southeastern Louisiana Lions

Get to know the Southeastern Louisiana Lions, who play against the Tigers this Saturday on Faurot Field.

Missouri extends AD Mike Alden's contract by 2 years

Michael Alden, whose contract now runs through June 2019, is paid a base salary of $301,917 and may earn up to $777,976 through performance incentive income. The contract extension doesn't increase Alden's compensation.

Missouri quarterback Mauk arrested in scooter incident

Freshman Maty Mauk, Missouri's third-string quarterback, was arrested Thursday on suspicion of leaving the scene of an accident Wednesday night.

Pinkel says younger players need to step up for Missouri football team

Missouri coach Gary Pinkel says the Tigers' offensive line has become thin because of injuries and that top recruit Evan Boehm will become the first true freshman to start on the offensive line at Missouri under Pinkel.

Southeastern Louisiana on track for game against Missouri despite Hurricane Isaac

Southeastern Louisiana canceled classes for the rest of the week after Hurricane Isaac made landfall in Louisiana on Tuesday. Isaac dumped more than six inches of rain on the town of Hammond, where the school is located.

Missouri cross country teams look to experienced runners for success

The Missouri cross country teams see the move from the Big 12 to the SEC as a chance to make it back to the national championships.

Wheelchair basketball player gives back on her way to London Paralympics

Sarah Castle, a four-time Paralympian, trained with the MU Men's Wheelchair Basketball team to prepare for this year's event in London.

Tigers take to Twitter before Saturday's game against Southeastern Louisiana

Catch a glimpse of what the Missouri Tigers are tweeting in anticipation of Saturday's season opener against Southeastern Louisiana University.

'SEC Kickoff' will offer game analysis and conference news

Former University of Georgia coach will host football show highlighting games, analysis and conference news.