Mizzou Sports

Missouri's Thomas named one of 10 finalists for national softball award

Sophomore pitcher Chelsea Thomas is the first Tigers softball player to be included among the 10 finalists for USA Softball's Collegiate Player of the Year Award.

Missouri's Gabbert among rookies hurt by NFL lockout

Former Missouri quarterback Blaine Gabbert, chosen 10th overall by Jacksonville in the NFL Draft, has a Jaguars playbook but no teammates to run through plays with.

Missouri softball player Nicole Hudson earns more Big 12 honors

Hudson has been named the Big 12 Conference Player of the Week for the second time this season.

Tyler Gabbert leaves Missouri football program

The MU athletics department announced the redshirt quarterback has decided to pursue other playing opportunities.

Missouri senior Jonah Schmidt earns Big 12 baseball honors

Schmidt has been named Big 12 Conference Player of the Week. At .375 in Big 12 play, his batting average is fourth in the league.

Hudson leads Missouri softball team past Texas to avoid sweep

Sophomore third baseman Nicole Hudson had three RBIs and went 3-for-4, including a two-run home run, to lead Missouri to a 6-3 win over Texas on Sunday.

English returning to Missouri men's basketball team for senior season

Kim English, a guard on the Missouri men's basketball team, has withdrawn his name from the 2011 NBA Draft and will return to MU for his senior season.

Missouri baseball team wins series at Kansas State

The Missouri baseball team beat Kansas State 12-8 on Sunday afternoon to win the three-game series in Manhattan, Kan.

Laurence Bowers returning for senior year on Missouri men's basketball team

Missouri forward Laurence Bowers announced Saturday that he is withdrawing his name from the 2011 NBA Draft to return for his senior season at MU, according to a news release from the Missouri athletic department.

Texas homers end Missouri softball team's 35-game home winning streak

Chelsea Thomas gave up two home runs and the No. 3 Texas Longhorns earned a 2-0 victory over No. 5 Missouri, ending the Tigers' 35-game home winning streak.

Missouri baseball loses to Kansas State 8-5

After beating Kansas State 5-4 on Friday, the Missouri baseball team lost 8-5 on Saturday in Manhattan, Kan.

Missouri men's basketball coaching staff adds Matt Lawrence, Toby Lane

A former Missouri men's basketball player and an associate director of basketball operations from Miami will join Missouri's coaching staff.

Thomas sets strikeout record in Missouri softball team's doubleheader sweep

Chelsea Thomas threw her 287th strikeout of the season Wednesday in a 5-0 win over Western Illinois, the second game of a doubleheader sweep of the Leathernecks at University Field.

Missouri basketball player Laurence Bowers and his band go live

Missouri basketball player Laurence Bowers and his music group Suite 1050 were an opening act for Kareem Rush on Tuesday night at the Blue Note.

Sophomore Krebs on the rise for Missouri softball team

Princess Krebs was expected to be a regular in the Missouri softball team's starting lineup but had a rough start to the season. Now, though, Krebs is playing the way coach Ehren Earleywine thought she would.

Missouri baseball team loses as offense sputters against Missouri State

The Missouri baseball team lost to Missouri State 5-0 on Tuesday in Springfield.

Missouri softball pitcher named Big 12 Pitcher of the Week again

Missouri's Chelsea Thomas was named the Big 12 Pitcher of the Week on Tuesday. It's the fifth time she's won the award this season.

Series win over Texas A&M gives Missouri baseball team confidence

Texas A&M won 3-2 on Sunday. Missouri, though, chose to focus on how it has taken its fate into its own hands by winning the series and how it has an opportunity to change that fate in the final three weeks of the regular season.

Missouri softball game at Oklahoma State rained out

The Missouri softball team's game at Oklahoma State was rained out Sunday afternoon.

Former Missouri linebacker Gachkar taken in NFL Draft

Former Missouri linebacker Andrew Gachkar was chosen by the San Diego Chargers with the 31st pick of the seventh round (234th overall) in Saturday's portion of the NFL Draft.