Mizzou Sports

Rock Bridge's Sophie Cunningham named a McDonald's All-American

Sophie Cunningham, a 6-foot-1 senior guard at Rock Bridge High School and Missouri commit, cracked the 24-player roster, which was announced Wednesday.

Hine leads young Missouri tennis team to back-to-back home wins

Junior Kelli Hine showed her toughness as she won all of her matches from the No. 1 singles position, and big play from the younger members of the squad ensured the Tigers' victory in both meets.

Missouri wrestler named Mid-American Conference wrestler of the week

The No. 3 Missouri wrestling team continues to add to its accolades as Lavion Mayes was named the Mid-American Conference wrestler of the week.

Missouri softball has pair on preseason watch list

As Missouri softball prepares for the season, a prestigious awards watch list released its top-50 players to watch this season. Two players for the Tigers were named to the list, which made Missouri one of 12 teams in the nation with multiple players named.

Academic misconduct among NCAA programs on the rise, official says

Vice president of enforcement Jon Duncan said Wednesday in an interview with The Associated Press the cases involve both prospective and incoming athletes trying to become eligible for college competition, and enrolled athletes receiving impermissible assistance from university and athletic department personnel.

Tigers need 'perfect game' to beat Kentucky

It's only been two weeks since the Tigers woeful 49 point loss in Lexington, and Missouri hasn't won since then. How will Missouri approach the rematch against Kentucky?

Missouri diver Clark Thomas earns SEC diver of the week honors

Missouri junior diver Clark Thomas swept the 1- and 3-meter boards on Friday against reigning NCAA Division II champion Drury.

Lashway sisters bring new chemistry, talent to Missouri tennis

Missouri tennis added two sisters to the squad this past fall, Brittany and Brianna Lashway. The Lashway sisters had a good fall season, with Brianna recording one of the best singles records on the team. Beyond their on-court performances, the Lashway sisters have brought chemistry and a team-first attitude to the squad.

Missouri women's basketball can't get shots to fall against No. 14 Kentucky

The Missouri women's basketball team experienced poor shooting luck and fell to an 83-69 defeat against No. 14 Kentucky on Sunday at Mizzou Arena.

WEEK IN PHOTOS: Local legislators, Winston Churchill remembrance and Missouri softball

Other photos from this week include a drop-off site for recycling, students returning to campus and Missouri men's basketball.


Slow start doesn't stop No. 3 Missouri wrestling in win against NIU

Alan Waters and Drake Houdashelt got a day of rest, and their replacements didn't do well. However, Missouri used pins by Willie Miklus and J'den Cox to seal a victory for the Tigers against Northern Illinois.

Lavion Mayes, Joey Lavallee prove clinical for Missouri wrestling

The No. 3 Tigers (17-0, 5-0 Mid-American Conference), off to the best start in the program's history, have now won 21 consecutive dual meets. Most of the time, those wins have been clinical, if not dominant.

UPDATE: Missouri men's basketball's Shamburger coping with the end

The point guard's nomadic college career will come to an end in March, and Shamburger is coming to terms with that.

COMMENTARY: Being Ryan Rosburg isn't easy

Junior forward Ryan Rosburg entered this season as one of Missouri's few holdovers. Now, he's an absent man in Kim Anderson's rotation.

Wes Clark and Missouri basketball narrowly fall to Arkansas

Despite a strong stretch late in the game, Wes Clark missed two free throws with three seconds left as Missouri lost to Arkansas 61-60 on Saturday.

Missouri basketball narrowly falls to Arkansas

The Tigers have now lost five in a row with Saturday's loss to Arkansas.

Missouri men's basketball will have to keep up with Arkansas

Rather than slowing down the pace of the game against Arkansas' "fastest 40 minutes" of basketball, Kim Anderson hopes the Tigers can keep up.

No. 3 Missouri wrestling picks up big win vs. No. 7 Oklahoma State

Despite late changes to the match schedule, Missouri dominated Oklahoma State from start to finish Friday to win 22-10. Missouri's record is now 16-0 on the season.

Missouri gymnastics loses second straight road meet to No. 3 LSU

Missouri gymnastics fell to LSU 197.350-192.725. Missouri is now 2-2 on the season and 0-2 in the Southeastern Conference.

Missouri softball looks to further pitching prowess this season

A young pitching staff combined with veteran experience in the field could lead the Tigers back to World Series contention for the first time since 2011.