After getting swept in two road series, a 7-2 loss to Southern Illinois-Edwardsville on Wednesday at Taylor Stadium didn't help matters.
Tigers' pitcher Chelsea Thomas got her 18th win of the season, found out she could be a national softball player of the year and was reunited with friends and family.
Fuller is leaving the Cardinals to take the same position under Missouri men's basketball coach Frank Haith.
Missouri softball pitcher Chelsea Thomas won her third Big 12 Pitcher of the Week award of the season on Tuesday.
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The one-year contract extension will extend Pingeton's contract through the 2016 season.
Chelsea Thomas pitched back-to-back days, and the Tigers swept the weekend series against Texas A&M.
The Tigers saw a tie game slip out of reach when pitcher Jeff Emens struggled to retire Oklahoma State hitters.
Freshman Maddison Ruggeberg's RBI double got the Tigers' offense going in a 6-3 win over Texas A&M on Saturday at University Field.
The Missouri baseball team lost to Oklahoma State 4-1 on Saturday. The Tigers have lost six straight games.
The No. 12 Missouri softball team started conference play 5-1 on the road. This weekend the Tigers will play host as the No. 20 Texas A&M Aggies come to town for a game Saturday afternoon and late Sunday morning.
Head coach Ehren Earleywine said he was content with how the team played during its two-week road stint. The Tigers will be back home this weekend for a two-game series against Texas A&M.
The Tigers struck out 13 times in 26 at bats. They lost to Kansas 7-1.
Paul Pressey, the father of MU players Phil and Matt Pressey, is a long-time friend of former Missouri coach Mike Anderson, and there has been speculation that the brothers might follow Anderson to Arkansas.
Frank Haith's introduction to his new team and new fans on Tuesday was the first step in washing away the cloud of criticism that surrounds his hiring as Missouri's new men's basketball coach.
Players and fans broke into a chant of M-I-Z Z-O-U as Haith took the podium.
Missouri athletics director Mike Alden announced the hiring of Frank Haith as the new Missouri men's basketball coach at a news conference Monday evening. Haith's less than stellar record caused some questions among MU fans, but Alden said he is confident in his man.
Two Missouri men's basketball players have declared for the 2011 NBA Draft. Because Bowers and English did not hire agents, there is a possibility the two will return next season.
Missouri Board of Curators member Wayne Goode said the board has no control over who MU's next basketball coach will be. The meeting tonight is to only discuss the financial aspect of Frank Haith's contract.
As more information on basketball coach Mike Anderson's resignation and the search for his replacement becomes available, Missourian reporters will post it on the Missourian Sports Blog.