Zaviar Gooden, a junior linebacker for the Tigers, is on the watch list for the Bendarik Award, presented annually to the nation's best defensive college football player.
Missouri baseball coach Tim Jamieson coached the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team to a 3-0 record over Independence Day weekend. The team is currently 9-1.
Sophomore outfielder Blake Brown will play in the 2011 California Collegiate League All-Star Game July 13 in Glendale, Calif. He is playing this summer with the Santa Barbara Foresters.
Aaron Crow will represent the Kansas City Royals in the 2011 Major League Baseball All-Star Game July 12. This is the second straight year a Missouri player was chosen.
The NCAA is working to rewrite its men's basketball recruiting rules to try to limit down the potentially unsavory influences of the summer recruiting season.
The younger brother of Blaine Gabbert will have three years of eligibility remaining after sitting out the 2011 football season.
Former Missouri football player Howard Richards, the new color commentator for Missouri football radio broadcasts, played for the Dallas Cowboys and Seattle Seahawks before joining the CIA, then starting his own security firm.
Abby Vock, a three-year Missouri softball team captain, is one of 10 Division I nominees. The winner will be announced in October.
Frank Haith recruited three Division I transfers to fill out the roster. He said he wasn't interested in signing a younger player just for appearance's sake.
MU basketball coach Frank Haith has recruited three transfers. Only one is eligible to play immediately.
Missouri pitcher Eric Anderson picked up a win Sunday for the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team in a 4-1 victory over the North Shore Navigators of the New England Collegiate Baseball League.
With more permanent selections joining the national team after the College World Series, there’s no guarantee that Missouri pitcher Eric Anderson will stay with the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team for more than one start.
Former Missouri softball outfielder Rhea Taylor and Missouri softball pitcher Chelsea Thomas are teammates once again after both were selected to the USA Softball women’s national team last week. The team will take part in three international tournaments.
MU has made it much more expensive for its new men's basketball coach to leave before his contract is up.
Former MU football player Derrick Washington's deviate sexual assault trial has been pushed back for a fifth time.
It is the highest year-end ranking ever for Missouri softball. The previous high for the program was No. 8 in both 2009 and 2010.
MU men's basketball coach Frank Haith has arranged to have his team participate in the One State, One Spirit Classic against the Missouri Southern State University Lions in October to raise money for relief efforts following the May 22 tornado.
Missouri's Frank Haith, Texas A&M's Billy Kennedy, Oklahoma's Lon Kruger and Texas Tech's Billy Gillispie are the Big 12's new head men's basketball coaches, but they all had previous connections to the league.
Former Missouri quarterback Blaine Gabbert, who was taken as the 10th pick of the NFL Draft by Jacksonville, was among 28 Jaguars players to work out together for the first time.
Thomas was named to the 2011 Women's College World Series All-Tournament Team and nominated for the United State Sports Academy's May Athlete of the Month.