Mizzou Sports

Former Missouri quarterback Tyler Gabbert going to Louisville

The younger brother of Blaine Gabbert will have three years of eligibility remaining after sitting out the 2011 football season.

New Missouri football broadcaster Howard Richards has colorful past

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.

Missouri softball's Vock nominated for National Woman of the Year award

Abby Vock, a three-year Missouri softball team captain, is one of 10 Division I nominees. The winner will be announced in October.

Haith fills basketball roster with transfers, not freshmen

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.

Haith adds three Division I transfers to MU basketball roster

MU basketball coach Frank Haith has recruited three transfers. Only one is eligible to play immediately.

Missouri pitcher picks up win for Team USA

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.

Missouri pitcher hopes to stay on USA Baseball's National Team with Tigers coach Jamieson

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.

Missouri softball stars Taylor and Thomas set to begin international play

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.

Missouri boosts buyout penalty in Haith contract

MU has made it much more expensive for its new men's basketball coach to leave before his contract is up.

UPDATE: Derrick Washington granted continuance

Former MU football player Derrick Washington's deviate sexual assault trial has been pushed back for a fifth time.

Missouri softball is sixth in final rankings

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 team to play in Joplin for relief efforts

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.

New Big 12 basketball coaches all have ties to league

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.

Gabbert part of Jaguars' team workout

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. 

MU softball pitcher Chelsea Thomas receives two more honors

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. 

Two Missouri players picked to try out for USA men's basketball squad

Missouri men's basketball players Marcus Denmon and Kim English were selected take part in a training camp to form a team to represent the United States in the 2011 World University Games men's basketball competition in Shenzhen, China.

Three more Missouri baseball players selected in MLB draft

In all, four Tigers have been selected the 2011 Major League Baseball First-Year Players Draft.

Missouri's Matt Stites drafted by Padres

Junior right-hander Matt Stites is the first current Missouri Tiger drafted in this year's MLB Draft. He went 533rd overall.

Chelsea Thomas nominated for Honda Sports Award

The Missouri sophomore pitcher is a finalist for Honda Softball Sports Award.

Season ends for Missouri softball team after epic pitchers' duel

The only run in Saturday's late WCWS game didn't come until the bottom of the 13th, when with two outs, Baylor's Holly Holl sent an 0-2 pitch from Missouri ace Chelsea Thomas over the outfield wall.