Mizzou Sports

Big 12 well represented at Women's College World Series

Big 12 Conference teams make up half of the field with four schools qualifying for this season's Women's College World Series.

Three Missouri softball players earn All-American honors

Redshirt sophomore pitcher Chelsea Thomas, who was previously named Big 12 Pitcher of the Year, was named to the first team. Junior Ashley Fleming was named to the second team, and Rhea Taylor was named to the third team.

Stanford's Hansen beats out Missouri's Thomas for softball Player of the Year

The Amateur Softball Association of America announced Tuesday that outfielder Ashley Hansen of Stanford is the 2011 USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year. Missouri pitcher Chelsea Thomas was one of three finalists for the award.

PHOTO GALLERY: Images from MU softball's season

The No. 5 Missouri softball team opens the 2011 Women's College World Series against No. 4 Florida at 8:30 p.m. Thursday.

UPDATE: Missouri softball advances to College World Series

Missouri softball coach Ehren Earleywine ended up watching his team's victory on television, after his first-inning ejection.

Missouri baseball falls to Texas A&M in Big 12 title game

The Tigers lost to the Aggies on a walk-off home run in extra innings. The loss means the Tigers will not make the NCAA tournament field.

Missouri softball advances to Women's College World Series

A 6-3 win over Washington earned Missouri a spot in the Women's College World Series.

Missouri softball team one win away from Women's College World Series

The Tigers won Saturday night's game against Washington Huskies with a final score of 4-0.

'Zou Bus' rolls into NCAA softball Super Regionals

Tim Muller, father of Missouri softball player Lindsey Muller, has created the ultimate fan cave on wheels. Parents, family members and friends of Missouri softball players tailgate together outside the bus before every game.

Missouri baseball team advances to Big 12 Tournament championship

The Missouri baseball team beat Texas 2-1 Saturday afternoon to advance to the championship game of the Big 12 Conference Tournament in Oklahoma City.

Missouri baseball team loses at Big 12 Tournament

The Missouri baseball team lost 6-1 on Saturday morning to top-seeded Texas at the Big 12 Conference Tournament in Oklahoma City.

Missouri softball seniors see no end in sight

The No. 5 Missouri Tigers take on No. 12 Washington in a best-of-three series this weekend in Columbia. The series begins at 8 p.m. Saturday. If the Tigers win two, they will advance to the College World Series for the third year in a row.

Thomas evolves into complete pitcher for Missouri softball team

After revamping her mechanics and adding two pitches, Chelsea Thomas became what she is today — a finalist for Player of the Year on the brink of leading Missouri to the Women's College World Series.

Earleywine, Missouri softball on the brink of unprecedented success

For the third time in as many years, the Missouri softball team is on the brink of unprecedented greatness, facing the Washington Huskies at home in the NCAA Super Regional on Saturday. With four straight conference championships and back-to-back Women's World Series appearances, the Tigers have already surpassed the success of most other Missouri teams.

Missouri baseball team wins again at Big 12 Tournament

The Missouri baseball team reached the semifinals at the Big 12 Conference Tournament with a 6-5 win over Oklahoma State on Thursday in Oklahoma City.

Missouri baseball team upsets Texas at Big 12 tournament

Senior outfielder Jonah Schmidt produced the winning hit in the Tigers' Big 12 Tournament opener with a three-run, two-out double in the sixth inning.

Missouri softball's Thomas makes final cut for Player of the Year honors

Sophomore pitcher Chelsea Thomas is one of three finalists for the 2011 USA Softball National Collegiate Player of the Year award. She is joined by Katelyn Boyd of Arizona State and Ashley Hansen of Stanford.

Missouri softball's Super Regional times set

All games will be televised on ESPN2.

MU baseball team set for ninth straight Big 12 Tournament

The Missouri baseball team will make its ninth straight appearance in a Big 12 Conference Tournament when the Tigers play Texas on Wednesday afternoon in Oklahoma City.


Poor academics cost Arkansas, Anderson a basketball scholarship

Mike Anderson, who resigned as Missouri's men's basketball coach on March 23 to take over at Arkansas, will lose one basketball scholarship as punishment for the Razorbacks having a low score in the NCAA's latest Academic Progress Report.