Mizzou Sports

Columbia residents speak out about Missouri joining SEC

Students said they think the move to the SEC will be good for Missouri sports but worry about being "a small fish in a big pond."

Missouri to join SEC after months of conference-realignment drama

Missouri will join the conference effective July 1, 2012, and will compete in the SEC for the 2012-13 academic year.

Missouri football suffers familiar letdown in loss to Baylor

Following last week's overtime win over Texas A&M, Missouri loses 42-39 to Baylor on Saturday.

Fox Sports' Jim Knox brings unique aspects to sideline reporting

Jim Knox, a sideline reporter for Fox Sports, has ridden elephants in Lubbock, Texas, run with the buffalo in Boulder, Colo., and sat shotgun on a covered wagon in Norman, Okla.

PHOTO GALLERY: Tailgating abounds for Missouri versus Baylor football game

Tailgaters came out for the Missouri Tigers versus the Baylor Bears football game on Saturday at Floyd Casey Stadium. The Tigers are 4-4 for the season, and the Bears sport a record of 4-3.

Missouri men's basketball team holds free youth clinic

The Missouri men's basketball team hosted a youth clinic Saturday at Mizzou Arena. About 150 boys and girls in first- through sixth-grade attended.

Freshman suspended from Missouri men's basketball team

Freshman walk-on Tony Lester has been suspended indefinitely from the Missouri men's basketball team for violating team policies, according to MU Athletic Department spokesman Chad Moller.

Missouri defensive tackles slow down Baylor quarterback's running game

Baylor's Robert Griffin III is an elusive runner. But, Missouri defensive tackles Dominique Hamilton and Sheldon Richardson were able to get in the backfield and catch him Saturday night in Waco, Texas.

Baylor defeats Missouri 42-39

The Tigers scored 25 points in the fourth quarter, but it wasn’t enough to overcome the 14-point hole that they faced at the start of the quarter.

Halftime: Missouri 14, Baylor 13

Missouri scored first midway through the first quarter, driving 62 yards on 10 plays.

TIGER KICKOFF: Much planning involved for Missouri football road trips

Mark Alnutt and Dan Hopkins try to make road games feel identical to home games for the players. Trips never goes exactly according to plan, but the football team is usually unaware of complications.

TIGER KICKOFF: Tigers backup tight end recalls time at Baylor

Stephen Drain's transition between high school and college wasn't easy at Baylor. Following his father's heart attack, he needed to get closer to home, so he transferred to Missouri.

TIGER KICKOFF: Things to do in Waco, Texas

Waco is known for its cultish ruins, but students and residents can do much more including scaling a 52-foot rock climbing wall, meeting Baylor's official mascots, dancing to country classics or exploring Waco's restaurants.

TIGER KICKOFF: Big 12 games on TV this week

Planning a Saturday full of watching football? Here's a schedule of the Big 12 games and where you can find them on the tube.

TIGER KICKOFF: This week's interesting player tweets

This week, MU football players tweeted about the Cardinals, Halloween costumes and Kim Kardashian.



Under Frank Haith, Missouri men's basketball team still plays fast

In new coach Frank Haith's first exhibition game in front of a home crowd, the Tigers didn't show many signs of slowing down in a 87-48 win over Truman State.

Missouri, Baylor show unpredictability of Big 12 football

The Tigers and Bears, who play this weekend in Waco, Texas, are two perfect examples of the up-and-down seasons most Big 12 schools are having in 2011.

Nothing nice about Missouri quarterback Franklin's running style

Off the field, Missouri quarterback James Franklin couldn't be a nicer guy. On the field, he bounces off opponents and leaves them as often as they bring him down. "Just because I'm nice, I'm not going to let them destroy me," he said.

Newcomers contribute to Missouri women's basketball team's exhibition win

The Missouri women's basketball team beat Truman State 82-54 Tuesday night at Mizzou Arena in its exhibition opener.

Win at Texas A&M gives Missouri football team big lift

The celebration on the sideline after Saturday's victory over the Aggies mirrored that of a big bowl victory, not a midseason game.