MU Football

Students, staff must relocate cars for MU-Nebraska game

The weeknight game on Oct. 8 will force 7,000 students and 800 employees who typically park near Memorial Stadium to move their cars before 4 p.m. to parking spaces north of Rollins Street.

Wyoming's losses test former MU coordinator Christensen's patience

Dave Christensen, in his first year as head coach at Wyoming, is upset with an 0-2 start.

Nevada looking to stop turnovers in home opener against Missouri

The Wolf Pack turned the ball over five times in their loss last week to Colorado State.

Schedule shift requires changes for Missouri football team

The Missouri football team travels to Reno to play Nevada in its first true away game, and the Friday night kickoff has thrown several complications into the team's normal game-week schedule. 

Colorado and Oklahoma State football teams rebound

After losses, the Oklahoma State and Colorado football teams both got wins Saturday without their usual starters at running back.

Playing time for young defenders improves depth for season

Defensive reserves Trey Hobson and Zaviar Gooden got early playing time in Saturday's rout of Furman.

Perry gets Missouri moving in easy win

Jared Perry scored two of the Missouri football team's six first-half touchdowns in the 52-12 win against Furman.

Vertical passing game allows Missouri to open up offense, blow out Paladins

After sputtering on a couple of early possessions, Missouri used several big plays to pull away from Furman.

Football Notebook: Young musicians relish chance to perform at Band Day

Band Day allowed middle and high school students to play before a much larger crowd than they are accustomed to seeing.

PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri beats Furman 52-12

The Missouri Tigers used a trick play — a 40-yard touchdown pass from receiver Danario Alexander to receiver Jared Perry — and several other long passing plays to blow out the Furman Paladins. It was the first touchdown pass of Alexander's college career. Quarterback Blaine Gabbert threw for 256 yards and three touchdowns.

Tight end Jones follows example of Missouri football predecessor

Chase Coffman completed his memorable Missouri career last year, finishing with the most receptions for a tight end at the Football Bowl Subdivision level. Andrew Jones, a regular starter for the first time this year, said Coffman also set a great example of how to be a successful student-athlete.

Missouri punter swings momentum with career-long kick

Jake Harry encourages his teammates by telling them to score points and keep him off the field.

10 Things You Didn't Know About Furman University

From Mark Sanford to Peg-Leg Bates, here's 10 things you didn't know about Missouri's Saturday opponent.

COMMENT: Smitten with Missouri quarterback Gabbert too soon

Missouri's Blaine Gabbert makes it easy for any football enthusiast to get worked up. But good quarterbacking comes with time.

Economics big part of Furman-Missouri football game

Because Missouri generates so much more revenue from a home game, it can afford to pay Furman more money than Furman would receive from a home game of its own.

Furman looks to steal show against Missouri

Wins against Football Bowl Subdivision are not unheard of for the Paladins, who play the Tigers at 1 p.m. Saturday at Memorial Stadium.

Questions remain for Missouri football team

After two contrasting performances, and plenty of back and forth, the toughest question to answer about the Missouri football team may be, "Just how good is this team?" The truth is, not even they know.

Big 12 football: Cowboys, Wildcats looking to rebound

Oklahoma State and Kansas State embrace challenges that come from upset losses.

Freshman running back makes most of opportunity for Missouri

Kendial Lawrence saw an increased load beacuse of an injury to De'Vion Moore.

Missouri football wideouts make adjustments in time for comeback

Missouri struggled to complete passes early and fell behind 20-6 to Bowling Green, but players said the running game's strength, coupled with adjustments, helped spur the Missouri offense to three unanswered touchdowns.