Rugby squads from Missouri and Kansas faced off in Columbia Saturday. The game on the field could appear barbaric, but the actions off the field make it a "gentleman's game."
MU announced Mack Rhoades would be its new athletics director on Monday, March 9. Rhoades will be replacing Mike Alden, who announced his resignation in January.
Missouri diver Lauren Reedy earned a spot in the NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships after a third-place finish in the 3-meter dive at the Zone D Diving Championships on Monday in Iowa City, Iowa. Clark Thomas secured a spot in nationals after he won the 1-meter event.
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Tim Jamieson said fixing an offense is hard to accomplish during a game, but Missouri doesn't have much time practice-wise between now and its first Southeastern Conference series against Georgia next weekend.
Missourian photographers also captured images of Hickman and Rock Bridge boys basketball games.
Tigers drop to 10-4 on the season.
On Sunday, the Missouri wrestling team held on to the team score lead to capture the Mid-American Conference title. The NCAA tournament is next for the Tigers.
On the first day of the Mid-American Conference wrestling tournament, Missouri took a commanding team score lead.
After losing to Mississippi State on Saturday, Missouri basketball will be seeded last in the SEC Tournament.
A lack of timely hitting characterized Missouri baseball's 5-1 loss to Milwaukee on Saturday. The team is down 2-0 in the three-game series but has a chance to finish with a win on Sunday at 1:05 p.m.
Paige Lowary threw a complete game against South Carolina for her seventh win of the season.
Missouri finished with a team score of 309 (+29) Saturday.
Several men's and women's wheelchair basketball teams competed Friday at MU for the 2015 National Intercollegiate Wheelchair Basketball Tournament. The tournament has given players a chance to reconnect with friends that they have met in the tight-knit community fostered by wheelchair basketball.
Alyson Heimsath had a career high score of 9.900, but it wasn't enough to help lift Missouri gymnastics past Alabama.
Three Tigers will compete at the 2015 NCAA indoor championships next weekend in Fayetteville, Arkansas. Sprinter Markesh Woodson and throwers Kearsten Peoples and Jill Rushin are training to represent Missouri with personal bests at nationals.
Reggie McClain (2-1), a two-time Southeastern Conference Pitcher of the Week, had his worst outing of the season against the Panthers, giving up 10 hits and five runs through 5 1/3 innings.
Missouri has a chance to end the season on a positive note and break one more losing streak Saturday against Mississippi State.
The Missouri women's tennis team played Mississippi State University on Friday in its second Southeastern Conference match of the season.
The Missouri women's golf team competed in the first round of the SunTrust Gator Invitational in Gainesville, Florida, on Friday.