At the Big 12 baseball awards luncheon Tuesday, opposing coaches took turns saying goodbye to Texas A&M's Rob Childress and Missouri's Tim Jamieson, who will take their teams to the SEC next season.
Missouri pitcher Dusty Ross was named All-Big 12 second team, and four other Tigers were honorable mentions.
The Missouri women's basketball team has added two new players, including a former Kansas State player, to its 2012-13 roster.
Tiger Town planning committees plan to have what is being called a block party showcasing local businesses ready for the first home SEC football game Sept. 8.
Missouri will battle LSU for the super regional title this weekend in Columbia.
Missouri edged Illinois State 2-1 to win its fifth-straight regional championship. Missouri will host the super regional tournament next weekend, playing future Southeastern Conference opponent LSU.
The Tigers won 2-of-3 games against the Longhorns this season.
The Tigers will host their third-straight super regional.
Chelsea Thomas was in control the entire game, striking out 10 Blue Demon batters and scattering five hits across nine shutout innings.
Missouri's 6-3 victory Saturday at Kansas gives the Tigers a No. 6 seed in next week's Big 12 Conference tournament.
Emilio Cuartero and Jace Long finish at NCAA Regionals in Kentucky.
The Southeastern Conference — which includes schools in the deep South such as Mississippi, Alabama and South Carolina — is the only one of the six major BCS conferences that will have a majority of minority coaches next season in men's basketball when the league expands to 14 teams after adding Texas A&M and Missouri.
Missouri coach Ehren Earleywine has been waiting for freshman first baseman Kelsea Roth to get hot all season. In the sixth inning, she hit a two-run home run, and the Tigers went on to win 6-0.
The regular-season champions from each conference will play on New Year's Day beginning in 2014, positioning themselves for the expected switch to a four-team playoff. The deal is set for five years, and host sites will be announced later.
The Missouri baseball team lost 6-3 on Friday at Kansas, dropping the Tigers to 27-26 overall and 9-14 in the Big 12 Conference.
The Tigers are known for their pitching and stellar defense, but the offense hasn't been as bright as it was during the regular season.
Rob Zastryzny, Missouri's sophomore starter, suffered the loss after keeping Kansas scoreless until the seventh inning when the Jayhawks scored the winning run on a two-out double.
Missouri men's golfers Jace Long and Emilio Cuartero are both in the upper part of the individual standings after the first round of play Thursday at the NCAA Bowling Green regional.
First team honorees were Andreas Plackis, Jeff Emens, Ben Turner and Brannon Champagne. Second team honorees were Eric Anderson and Ryan Clubb.
The House approved an amendment to a higher education bill Tuesday allowing only Missouri schools to be featured on license plates, unless the Missouri legislature gives its approval.