Mizzou Sports

Soft-spoken top recruit Terry Beckner Jr. picks Missouri football

Beckner Jr. is the highest ESPN-ranked football recruit to sign with Missouri.

Beckner Jr., Lock lead Missouri football's Class of 2015

With the signing of  Terry Beckner Jr., the crown jewel of the Class of 2015 fell into place. By the time National Signing Day ended, Beckner Jr. was one of 23 recruits Missouri had inked. ESPN ranked the group 18th nationally, while placed it 27th.

Missouri football fills punting void with Corey Fatony

Scholarships for specialists in the kicking game are on the rise, and Missouri is taking notice. A year after awarding Christian Brinser a scholarship, coach Gary Pinkel on Wednesday signed five-star punter Corey Fatonyout of Nashville.

Franklin Agbasimere's journey to Missouri football started in Nigeria

Franklin Agbasimere had never played a down before he left Lagos, Nigeria, to play football in Montverde, Florida. The outside linebacker is a member of the 2015 Missouri football recruiting class.

Missouri finds new safeties coach, according to report

Ryan Walters, 29, coached Memphis' cornerbacks last season. He would take over for Alex Grinch, who left Missouri last month to take the defensive coordinator job at Washington State.

Missouri basketball drops eighth straight game, worst streak since 1973-74

The last time Missouri basketball lost eight in a row, coach Kim Anderson was a freshman playing at Missouri.


Location matters: Missouri football's no longer landing Texans

Since switching conferences, Missouri football has shifted its recruiting focus east, to Georgia and Florida, instead of Texas.

VIDEOS: Watch Missouri's 2015 signing class in action

Missouri Athletics provided videos of each signee for the 2015 class. Here's a look at the future Tigers on film.

Tigers look fill size gaps in receiving corps

Coach Gary Pinkel signed seven offensive weapons to surround incoming freshman Drew Lock, Missouri's quarterback in waiting, and starter Maty Mauk.

247Sports provides updated composite rankings for SEC recruiting classes

As new commits come in for schools across the Southeastern Conference, rankings for classes and conferences will keep on changing. Check out's team rankings, which will adjust across the day according to new letters of intent.

East St. Louis High School prospect Terry Beckner Jr. picks Missouri football

Beckner was the St. Louis Post-Dispatch's All-Metro Football Defensive Player of the Year.

Missouri men's basketball hopes to snap losing streak at Alabama

Both the Tigers and the Tide will roll into Wednesday night's matchup looking to snap out of losing funks.

Missouri football, Eastern Michigan agree to two-year series

Both games will take place in Columbia, one on Sept. 10, 2016, and the other on Sept. 26, 2020. 

LSU overcomes late rally to defeat Missouri women's basketball

Despite coming back from a large deficit in the second half, the Missouri women's basketball team fell 74-65 to LSU in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on Monday.

WEEK'S MOST READ STORIES: Department of Conservation funding under scrutiny; Mike Alden announces decision to step down

The most read stories this week include the return of the CoMo Derby Dames and a look into how and why drugs are prescribed to Missouri foster children. 

Monsters on the mound: Meet Missouri baseball's new giants

Missouri baseball has four freshman pitchers all 6-foot-5 or taller.

WEEK IN PHOTOS: Missouri men's basketball, Project Homeless Connect and Senior Citizen Prom

Other photos from this week include a lecture from civil rights activist Myrlie Evers-Williams, Missouri wrestling and a robotics competition for adolescent programmers.

A disappointing Missouri basketball effort leads to seventh straight loss

Coach Kim Anderson withheld Tramaine Isabell from action because of his behavior toward coaches and teammates.

No. 3 Missouri wrestling has big night against Northern Iowa

Missouri came out strong to extend its dual meet win streak to 22 matches dating back to last season. The Tigers picked up six major-decision wins on the night.

MARK SELIG: Alden's legacy highlighted by growth, but missteps should be more than just footnotes

Missouri athletics director Mike Alden became a divisive character because of his myriad successes and failings.