Missouri football was recognized by the SEC with the conference's Sportsmanship Award.
Shamburger plans to enroll in graduate school this fall and will be able to play immediately for the Tigers, according to the release.
The former Big 12 rivals will meet on Dec. 30 at the Sprint Center in Kansas City. The teams have met 14 times in Kansas City, with Missouri winning the last meeting there, 88-70, in 2012.
Anderson, who took over the Missouri basketball team, will earn a total guarantee of $1.1 million.
The Missouri athletics department and the Kansas City Sports Commission will be making an announcement regarding Tiger basketball Monday morning in Kansas City.
Gaines, a cornerback, was a sixth-round selection and the 188th overall pick in this year's draft. Sam, a defensive lineman, was one of the team's two seventh-round selections and the 249th overall.
Missouri softball coach Ehren Earleywine spoke with reporters Tuesday afternoon about the impact of four recent transfers from his program and his plans for the team going forward.
New Missouri basketball coach Kim Anderson would like to start winning big recruiting battles in St. Louis.
Quin Snyder knows he has his work cut out for him with the Utah Jazz, but also feels he has the support of ownership to build the team back to a perennial playoff contender.
Former Missouri defensive end Michael Sam says his new Rams teammates "respect me as a human being and as a football player."
The Oakland Athletics selected Missouri pitcher Brett Graves in the third round of the MLB draft Thursday.
The Minnesota Twins selected Missouri pitcher Keaton Steele in the ninth round of the 2014 MLB draft.
The Utah Jazz announced Friday that they have hired Atlanta Hawks assistant coach Quin Snyder to replace Tyrone Corbin, who was let go earlier this year after three-plus seasons in Salt Lake City.
Mark Leroux was named head coach for Team USA Junior Golf.
Gary Pinkel will lead Missouri against Toledo, his former team, on Sept. 6. The game will begin at 11 a.m. Central time.
The event will feature SEC Commissioner Mike Slive, MU Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin and new MU men's basketball coach Kim Anderson, among others.
He and the other rookies are doing whatever they can to make the St. Louis Rams' roster, and that requires getting used to the NFL offseason training regimen in a hurry.
The 24th Annual Columbia Kiwanis Club's Don Faurot Sportsperson of the Year Award recognized Gene McArtor for a commitment to MU athletics that began in 1961.
Lowary pitched a 27-2 record at Dallas Center-Grimes High School this past season and struck out 244 batters through 191 innings pitched. She has also been recognized as the Iowa Girls' Athletic Coaches Association's pitcher of the year three times.
Next season, Ryan Zech will be the only returning senior and de facto leader for the Missouri men's golf team. It will be Emilio Cuartero's shoes he will have to fill.