Mizzou Sports

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.


UPDATE: Students behind 'We Are Mizzou' release 'SEC Bound' video

The team of MU students behind January's viral video is back with "SEC Bound."

Missouri soccer team ranked No. 10 after defeating California

The Tigers' 3-2 win over No. 15 California on Sunday in Berkeley, Calif., propelled them into the No. 10 spot in this week's Soccer America Top 25 Poll.

Pinkel says Josey won't play for Missouri football in 2012

Josey, who led the Tigers in rushing last season with 1,168 yards in 10 games, suffered tears in his patellar tendon, ACL and MCL in his left knee in a game against Texas last season.

Missouri football team's receivers embrace high expectations

With a wide selection of talented receivers either returning or coming into the program, expectations for Missouri's receivers are high.

Missouri cross country teams ranked sixth in Midwest region

Tigers coach Joe Lynn said in a news release that the rankings are “a good starting point” but that he wants to be ranked higher at the end of the season.

THE WEEK IN MISSOURI SPORTS: Tigers still have work to do before first home game

The Tigers are still preparing for their first home game on Saturday against Southeastern Louisiana, while Missouri soccer has found early success.

No. 13 Missouri soccer edges No. 15 California

The Tigers came back from a first-half deficit with goals from Taiwo Adeshigbin, Haley Krentz and Abi Raymer. 

Pinkel says Missouri football team is a work in progress

Missouri Tigers quarterback James Franklin looks healthy after an injury last spring, and wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham shows improvement in practice.