Since Pete D’Amour became an official coach on the Tigers softball team in 2009, the team has reached the Women's College World Series three seasons in a row.
In its first practice after spring break, coach Gary Pinkel made sure Missouri maintained the intensity level the team had when spring practices started in March.
Legislators congratulated the Tigers for winning the Big 12 Conference Tournament.
Thomas, a junior, is the second pitcher in Big 12 history to win Pitcher of the Week 10 times.
It was a great Sunday for Missouri softball player Nicole Hudson. A 7-0 victory gave the Tigers a three-game sweep of Baylor and just a few hours down the road, her father reopened his Domino's Pizza restaurant in Joplin that was destroyed by last year's tornado.
After coming back to tie the game, the Tigers let up the winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning, falling to the Aggies 7-6 on Sunday in College Station, Texas.
In the sixth inning with Missouri trailing 2-0, Nicole Hudson hit a grand slam over the right field fence to give the Tigers a 4-2 victory over Baylor on Saturday at University Field.
The Tigers held off the No. 6 Aggies in the bottom of the seventh and ninth innings for a 4-3 victory Saturday in College Station, Texas.
Frank Haith became the second Missouri basketball coach chosen as The Associated Press' Coach of the Year. Haith took over the Missouri program this season after seven years at Miami.
Junior Lindsey Muller hit a two-out grand slam in the fifth inning to help the Tigers beat the Bears 6-1 on Friday at University Field.
The Tigers tied the game at 6 in the top of the eighth, but let the game slip away in the bottom of the inning on a balk.
Missouri men's basketball player Marcus Denmon advanced to the semifinals of the college 3-point shooting contest Thursday at Tulane's Fogelman Arena, before bowing out of the competition.
The Tigers won 4-2 and 7-0 Wednesday at University Field, but coach Ehren Earleywine said he was not satisfied with his team.
The Tigers gathered 11 hits but stranded seven runners on base in an 8-2 loss to the Bears on Wednesday at Taylor Stadium.
SEC commissioner Mike Slive addressed the Tiger Club of Kansas City on Tuesday, giving Tigers fans a chance to get a feel for their new conference’s leader and for Slive himself to find out what kind of fans his league just adopted.
Missouri trailed the Bears all the way up until the bottom of the eighth inning when the Tigers' hitters scored eight runs, turning a 7-4 deficit into a 12-7 victory.
Marcus Denmon will compete in the 3-point shooting contest, and Ricardo Ratliffe will participate in the Division I all-star game at this season's Final Four in New Orleans.
Although his teammates are having fun at his expense, the Missouri baseball team's Gavin Stark made catch that got him on SportsCenter's "Top 10 Plays." Stark's catch landed him face first on the bench in the dugout.
Denmon was also named to the John R. Wooden All-America team on Monday.
Missouri pitcher Blake Holovach, a left-handed junior, has been named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week.