Mizzou Sports

Looking ahead: Missouri football focused on Tennessee, not Atlanta

The chance of returning to Atlanta for the SEC Championship doesn't escape the Tigers, who need to win their next two games to take the Eastern division crown. But more important to coach Gary Pinkel is that players keep their attention on the next opponent: Tennessee.

Michael Sam named one of GQ's Men of the Year

Michael Sam was selected for GQ's cover and could get a chance to play in the Arena Football League.

Freshman D'Angelo Allen stands out during hectic weekend for Missouri men's basketball

The Tigers emerged from opening weekend with a 1-1 record and head coach Kim Anderson with confidence in his freshman reserve forward.

Missouri men's basketball gets its first win of the season

Kim Anderson earned his first career victory as a Division I coach, even if it wasn't pretty.

Missouri football recap: What we learned from the Tigers' victory at Texas A&M

No. 19 Missouri (8-2, 5-1 SEC) returns to Columbia with an improved offense, healthy captain and a resilient victory against Texas A&M. 

Missouri volleyball escapes Mississippi in 3-2 win

After losing in five sets on Friday, The Tigers redeemed themselves with a 3-2 come-from-behind win against Mississippi. The team credited the victory to its improved defense. 

Missouri football moves back into polls after Texas A&M win

With some help from upsets throughout The Associated Press Top 25, Missouri returned to the rankings at No. 19.

WEEK IN PHOTOS: Spartans celebrate District football title; first transgender NCAA athlete visits MU

This week Missourian photographers took pictures of a ribbon-cutting ceremony marking the beginning of construction for a new elementary school, a Veterans Day ceremony at MU, and a talk by Kye Allums for Transgender Awareness Week.

THE WEEK'S MOST-READ STORIES: Tigers adjust for Texas A&M; feds charge 27 in cocaine, prostitution conspiracies

The Tigers' adjustments for Texas A&M was the Missourian's most-read story this week. Other stories include the announcement that the Aggies' Kyle Allen would start in Saturday's game and a federal indictment involving conspiracies to distribute crack cocaine and promote prostitution in Boone County.

Missouri soccer stifles Kansas in NCAA Tournament victory

Following a 3-1 Border War victory on Sunday in Lawrence, Kansas, the Tigers will face Washington on Friday in the second round of the NCAA Women's Soccer Tournament

Missouri football wins at Texas A&M to stay atop division

The Tigers (8-2, 5-1 in the Southeastern Conference) came back from a penalty-filled first half to beat the Aggies and stay atop the SEC East. It was Missouri's best offensive performance in conference play. 

Missouri football defeats Texas A&M 34-27, stays atop SEC East

The Tigers (8-2, 5-1 in the Southeastern Conference) came back from a penalty-filled first half to beat the Aggies and stay atop the SEC East. It was Missouri's best offensive performance this season. 


Columbia man on 1,000-mile bike journey catches Missouri game in Texas

Robert Christensen says he's "not a very serious biker," but on Nov. 2, the Columbia native got on his bicycle and began a trip that on Saturday passed through College Station, Texas, for Missouri football's game against Texas A&M.

Crew of 100 Sedalians come to support Kim Anderson in season opener

The most famous man from Sedalia had support from home during a disappointing  start to his Missouri men's basketball head coaching career.

Inconsistent contributors spur Missouri football in win

Several Missouri players showed spark they'd been missing over the last month, and helped lift the Tigers with big plays.

Missouri wrestling gives coach Brian Smith his 200th career win

Missouri wrestling dominated in wins against Truman University and Missouri Baptist on Saturday.

Missouri men's basketball faces quick turnaround after opening loss

After suffering its first season-opening loss in nine years, Missouri has less than 48 hours to learn from its mistakes and prepare for its game tomorrow against Valparaiso.

Missouri women's basketball opens regular season with blowout win

The Missouri women's basketball team posted an 89-52 victory over Western Illinois on Saturday. After struggles in both of the team's exhibition games, the decisive win was a relief for the Tigers.

COMMENTARY: Loss to UMKC proves Anderson has big task ahead of him at Missouri

The Tigers' loss to the Kangaroos portends a difficult first season for coach Kim Anderson.


TIGERS REPORT LIVE: The fresh faces of the SEC compete in College Station

As the Tigers defeated the Aggies in College Station, Texas, we collected reactions from fans of the SEC's two newest teams.