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UPDATE: Chancellor Loftin responds to ESPN 'Outside the Lines' accusations, apologizes

Loftin apologized on behalf of the university, though he said there "does not appear to be an intentional mishandling of any of the cases in the report at this time."

In last year with Missouri football, Marcus Murphy sees potential

Redshirt senior Marcus Murphy hopes to finish his career strong with an expanded role.

Missouri football scrimmage No. 3: What we learned

Missouri football held its final scrimmage of fall camp Thursday. The team plays Aug. 30 in Columbia against South Dakota State. 

ESPN Outside the Lines episode revisits Derrick Washington case

Derrick Washington, a former Missouri football player, was removed from the team in 2010 after allegations of sexual assault.

In-state basketball recruit Kevin Puryear commits to Missouri

Kevin Puryear, who plays for Blue Springs South High School, averaged 19.2 points, 8.8 rebounds and 2.2 assists as a junior. He is a 6-foot-7, 215-pound small forward and a 2015 prospect.

Three Missouri football players make All-SEC coaches list

No Tigers made the first team, but junior center Evan Boehm and senior defensive end Markus Golden earned second-team All-SEC honors. Kicker Andrew Baggett was a third-team All-SEC selection.

ESPN report says MU mishandled assault cases

The report focuses on incidents involving Derrick Washington. ESPN reported that Washington was involved in "one alleged rape, one alleged physical assault, one sexual assault and one domestic assault," according to ESPN

Missouri football scrimmage No. 3: What to watch

MU Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin accepted coach Gary Pinkel's Ice Bucket Challenge Wednesday after the team's practice. Loftin was doused with a bucket of ice water by captains Bud Sasser and Mitch Morse.

Missouri volleyball team ready for SEC Network exposure

The Missouri volleyball team is coming off one of its best seasons in school history, and the recent launch of the SEC Network will only amplify the team's presence on television.


Missouri football's Jimmie Hunt battles injury

With Jimmie Hunt's senior season set to begin, the top-of-the-depth-chart wide receiver is once again battling an injury.

SEC members take steps to improve fan experience

The changes resulted from recommendations made by a working group approved by SEC athletic directors in June 2012 to review attendance trends.

Hickman's Jimmy Whitt commits to Arkansas: from decision to announcement

Hickman basketball star Jimmy Whitt said his decision came down to Arkansas and Missouri, but ultimately his heart was in Arkansas.

Ruise sheds weight, looks forward to Missouri football season

Darvin Ruise, a senior linebacker and regular contributor the past four seasons for the Tigers, has learned in his career about giving himself to the program. His latest lesson was in losing weight.

Missouri football coaches prep players in fall camp

On Monday, Missouri muddled through an "OK" practice, in the words of head coach Gary Pinkel. At the start of the final week of fall camp, there is a sense of urgency.

Reedy qualifies for 2016 Olympic trials

Missouri junior Lauren Reedy qualified with a fourth-place finish on 3-meter at the USA Diving AT&T Senior National Diving Championships last week in Knoxville, Tenn.

Missouri football ranked No. 24 in preseason Associated Press Top 25

Seven other SEC teams were ranked in the top 25, more than any other conference. Among SEC teams ranked in the top 25, Missouri's No. 24 ranking is the lowest.

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.