Mizzou Sports

Courageous pitching can't prevent sweep of Missouri baseball team

Missouri starters Eric Anderson and Nick Tepesch did well, but bullpen struggles contributed to Baylor's doubleheader sweep of the Tigers on Saturday at Taylor Stadium.

Missouri softball team drops doubleheader

The Missouri softball team managed just three hits in 11 innings while dropping a doubleheader to No. 15 Oklahoma State on Saturday at University Field. It marked the first time the Tigers lost back-to-back games this season.

Utility player becoming leader for Missouri baseball team

Brett Nicholas, a junior utility player on the Missouri baseball team, says he knows he has a loud voice. But he doesn’t use it to annoy his teammates, he uses it to encourage them.

Missouri softball game suspended until Saturday

Missouri softball pitchers shine in ace's absence

The Missouri softball team has made many changes to its pitching rotation because of the loss of ace Chelsea Thomas, but a group effort gave the Tigers a pair of shutout wins Wednesday in a doubleheader against Saint Louis.

Missouri infielder's bat stays hot despite baseball team's loss

Jesse Santo moved from shortstop to third base in order to get more playing time with the Missouri baseball team. But a recent hitting streak, including an RBI double in Wednesday's 6-3 loss to Purdue, has also helped him crack the lineup.

First baseman breaks doubles record in Missouri baseball team's win

Aaron Senne hit his 57th and 58th career doubles in the Missouri baseball team's 22-14 win over Purdue on Tuesday, breaking the record for most doubles by a Tigers player.

Senne's big day propels Missouri baseball team

The Tigers avoid series sweep against Texas A&M.

Anderson satisfied with Missouri men's basketball season

The Missouri men's basketball team lost in the second round of the NCAA Tournament, but MU men's basketball coach Mike Anderson said he considered it a successful season because of his team's lack of experience. 

Missouri freshman impresses in NCAA men's basketball tournament

Missouri freshman Michael Dixon Jr. scored a team-high 15 points against West Virginia in 17 minutes, about half the time played by most of Missouri’s starters in the team's second-round NCAA Tournament loss.

Oklahoma holds Missouri softball scoreless

The Tigers' four-game winning streak is snapped.

Tigers win, but Missouri ace suffers stress fracture

No. 3-ranked Missouri softball stopped Oklahoma 11-5 Saturday without ace Chelsea Thomas, who missed Saturday's game with a stress fracture in her right wrist.

Missouri baseball team struggles in College Station

After dropping its Big 12 Conference opener Friday to Texas A&M, the Missouri baseball team lost again Saturday to the Aggies, this time in the ninth inning.   

Missouri softball team set for Big 12 play

Entering Big 12 Conference play Saturday, Missouri softball coach Ehren Earleywine said he thinks this season's team has a better chance than last year's team at winning the conference's regular season title.

Missouri softball player goes from farm to field

It's not surprising that Abby Vock's teammates voted the junior infielder the Missouri softball team's Hardest Worker after the 2009 season. She has been developing her work ethic since age 8 when she took on her first chores as a member of a hard-working farm family.

Better control sparks improved outing for Missouri baseball pitcher

Junior Brad Buehler helps The Tigers rout Arkansas-Pine Bluff.

Freshman boosts confidence in Missouri baseball team's victory

Freshman Missouri outfielder Blake Brown hit a second-inning home run in the Tigers' 9-0 victory over Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Tuesday at Taylor Stadium.

Larger role on MU men's basketball team likely for Moore next season

Missouri sophomore Steve Moore had three blocks and two rebounds in 16 minutes Sunday against West Virginia, a sign he is set to take on a larger role with the Tigers next season.

Missed layups end MU men's basketball season

The Tigers had worked around poor shooting showings before. The difference Sunday, in a 68-59 season-ending loss to West Virginia in the second round of the NCAA Tournament, was that the misses weren’t open jump shots or 3-pointers. They were layups.

MU men's basketball can't overcome rebounding woes in NCAA Tournament loss

For most of the game, Missouri pestered taller West Virginia like mosquitoes. However, it couldn’t contain the Mountaineers' height in a 68-59 loss Sunday in the second-round of the NCAA Tournament at HSBC Arena in Buffalo, N.Y.