The Missouri baseball team hosts Cal-State Bakersfield over the weekend in a three-game series starting at 6:30 p.m. Friday.
The Missouri softball team, given a No. 2 seed in its own NCAA Regional, has plenty of motivation heading into its game against Illinois at 5 p.m. Friday at University Field.
The Tigers beat Oklahoma 5-0 for the tournament title on Sunday. Freshman Chelsea Thomas pitched a two-hit shutout for Missouri.
The Tigers will have to beat DePaul, Illinois and Bradley in the double elimination regional to advance in the NCAA tournament.
Kansas had tied the score at 12 in the ninth with a grand slam home run. But then sophomore catcher Ryan Ampleman came back with his winning home run. The victory means the Jayhawks have not won a series in Columbia since 1983.
The Tigers defeated Baylor and Oklahoma State on Saturday to advance to the championship game of the Big 12 Conference tournament.
The Missouri baseball team lost to Kansas 7-4 on Saturday afternoon at Taylor Stadium. The loss ended the Tigers (29-23) seven-game winning streak in the Big 12 and ruining the Tigers' chances of ending the weekend in first place in the conference standings.
The No. 2 seed Tigers defeated No. 7 Oklahoma State 10-0 in five innings. The Tigers will play in the tournament semifinals later Saturday.
Tex Little started as the voice of Tigers baseball in 1987 and has put in 19 years behind the microphone.
Outfielder Greg Folgia hit a three-run inside-the-park to give the Tigers a four run lead in the fifth inning helping the Tigers beat the Jayhawks 8-5. Folgia also hit a solo home run in the first inning.
The MU softball team will head to the Big 12 tournament in Oklahoma City as the No. 2 seed.
Big 12 Conference football coaches have rejected a proposal to change the controversial tiebreaker that gave Oklahoma the nod over Texas in the three-way tie in the Big 12 South last season.
Missouri used the pitcher-by-committee approach for the 16th time this season, but it didn't work, falling 10-5 to Missouri State on Tuesday night at Taylor Stadium to end a seven-game winning streak.
Missouri freshman quarterback Blaine Dalton said prescription painkillers found in his car during a traffic stop belonged to a former teammate.
The addition of Tyler Stone and Jon Underwood could help the Missouri men's basketbal team fill the void left by the graduation of seniors DeMarre Carroll and Leo Lyons.
Tigers extend winning streak to seven games.
The Tigers defeated Nebraska 5-0 on Sunday at University Field.
The Tigers lost 6-1 to Nebraska on Saturday at University Field.
The Missouri baseball team extended its winning streak to five games with an 8-4 victory Friday night at Nebraska.
Freshman quarterback Blaine Dalton was arrested Thursday night on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance.