Mizzou Sports

Offense arrives late to claim Missouri football's second scrimmage

Although Missouri's offense can get off to a fast start, it took a while to get moving in Saturday's scrimmage.

Missouri football's Murphy comfortable with position changes

Last year's all-purpose yards leader has been playing as a slot receiver during fall camp, but he played exclusively as a running back during Saturday's scrimmage. 

Missouri football scrimmage No. 2: what we learned

The Tigers played their second scrimmage of fall camp Saturday. Here are five takeaways from the game.

Missouri football scrimmage No. 2: What to watch

At the end of the Tigers' second week of fall practice, we take a look at some intriguing storylines heading into the second major scrimmage Saturday morning.

With dream job, Missouri coach A.J. Ricker looks to seize moment

A.J. Ricker stayed devoted to Missouri's football in its "rough years" as a consistent member of the offensive line. Now, having secured a long-desired coaching job during the team's high time, he wants to help continue building the program.

Mediacom reaches agreement with SEC Network

For residents in the mid-Missouri area, the network will be included in the family cable package that already contains ESPN, ESPN2 and other networks. Customers can find the network on channel 51 in standard definition and 734 for high definition.

Missouri football players keep town of Ferguson in mind

Aarion Penton and fellow teammates continue practice on the gridiron in Columbia while keeping in touch with family and friends in Ferguson, a north St. Louis suburb that has been the site of multiple protests this week. 

Tigers help Missouri football coach win Twitter bet

Dave Steckel and his wife like to make friendly wagers, such as the one about whether the associate head coach and defensive defense coordinator could reach 1,000 Twitter followers. On the line was who had to take their new puppy, Champ, out in the mornings.

Missouri to play Kentucky, Florida on ESPN

ESPN announced its Super Tuesday lineup for the 2015 SEC men’s basketball season on Wednesday. The Tigers will be featured twice.

Missouri to host 'Flick on Faurot' for fans

Missouri will host fans at Memorial Stadium for a screening of "The Blind Side" on Aug. 29 — the night before the Tigers open their football season against South Dakota State.

Mediacom won't broadcast SEC Network Launch

Mediacom says it won't begin carrying SEC Network by Thursday's launch.

Backup quarterbacks still neck and neck after Missouri football scrimmage

Corbin Berkstresser and Eddie Printz are in competition to back up starting quarterback Maty Mauk.  

Carl Edwards and Jim Sterling featured in SEC Network's Missouri football video

Sterling was a fixture when Missouri basketball played in the Hearnes Center. He waved a black and gold scarf from his seat near the basket while opposing players took free throws in the hope of distracting them.


Missouri football's defense on display in first scrimmage

The Tigers defense put on a show in the first scrimmage of fall camp to beat the offense 14-12. The defensive line was batting down balls and the secondary was making pass catchers pay — with some big hits.

SEC Network to launch Thursday with or without Mediacom

The cable provider Mediacom is still in negotiations with ESPN over a contract to carry the 24-hour network, which will showcase the conference's athletics with live events, analysis and plenty of game replays. Each of the SEC's football teams will have at least one game on the station, including Missouri's Sept. 13 home contest against Central Florida.

Missouri volleyball picked to finish third in SEC

Florida was picked to finish first in the conference with 12 first place votes, and Kentucky was picked second.

Missouri divers fail to qualify for finals at National Diving Championships

Missouri swimmers junior Lauren Reedy and incoming freshman Alexa Beckwith, failed to qualify Tuesday for the finals of the synchronized 3-meter springboard event at this year's USA Diving ATT Senior National Diving Championships.

Andy Hill sees himself as a Tiger for life

The Missouri quarterbacks coach has been to every fan day since 1996. He is a Missouri lifer and has no plans to leave the school he and his wife attended. 

NCAA seeks clarification in O'Bannon ruling

The NCAA wants clarification on two points in a California judge's ruling in the landmark Ed O'Bannon case.

Several Missouri football players will miss first scrimmage

As Week 2 of camp begins, a total of eight Tigers are nursing injuries that will keep them out of Missouri's first scrimmage on Tuesday.