Mizzou Sports

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.

Missouri basketball fan continues streak of watching, despite team's streak of losses

Alvin Marquart, better known as "Squeaky," has been to every Missouri basketball game since 1986. In all those years, he can't remember a losing streak quite like Missouri's current one.

Mizzou basketball loses seventh-straight game, falls to Ole Miss

Missouri's 67-47 defeat extends the Tigers' longest losing streak since 1992-93.

Mike Alden: 'Faith' drove his decision to depart Missouri athletics department

MU Director of Athletics Mike Alden said he'd considered resigning from his position for several years, but "zeroed in on it" this September.

LIVE REPORT: Follow the Mike Alden news conference with a live blog

Watch this live blog for social media reports from Missourian journalists and others.

After reconstructing MU athletics department, Mike Alden announces resignation

Mike Alden announced Friday he'd resign as athletics director in August, the job he called a dream job and held for 17 years.

First eight games crucial for Missouri baseball

The Tigers start their season with two road trips against four unranked teams.

Missouri wrestling faces familiar foe with Northern Iowa

Last year's wrestling match-up pitted two teams ranked seventh against each other. Northern Iowa won that dual meet 24-10 over Missouri. This year the Tigers are looking to revenge.

Mississippi brings experience, height to Mizzou Arena

Mississippi looks like a bad match-up for Missouri, which is just what the Tigers don't need in the midst of a six-game losing streak.


Missouri gymnastics wins State of Missouri Meet

Missouri won the State of Missouri Meet on Friday, competing against Southeast Missouri State and Lindenwood University. The Tigers finished with a score of 195.850.

Missouri soccer signs All-American from Indiana

The Missouri soccer team signed All-American keeper Kelsey Dossey. Dossey will participate in the team's spring season.

Mike Alden explains departure

MU Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin said the search for a new athletics director will not be "lengthy."

UPDATED: Missouri Director of Athletics Mike Alden to step down

Alden, who was inducted into the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame in a ceremony Sunday, will remain at Missouri, working in the College of Education as part of the Positive Coaching Program.

Mike Alden absent from Mizzou Arena as Missouri hosts No. 1 Kentucky

The Missouri athletics director, who announced Thursday that he would step down from that post in August, didn't want to cause a distraction at Mizzou Arena.

Wildcats fans travel to Missouri to get closer to Kentucky

Kentucky's fan base has become known for how well it travels. For many of the fans, the best way to see their favorite team play is on the road.

Mizzou fans express mixed reactions to Mike Alden's resignation

Upon hearing the news that Missouri Director of Athletics Mike Alden will resign as of Aug. 31, some Twitter users were quick to jump in with praise for the job Alden has done. Others seem eager for a fresh start.