Missouri executive associate athletic director Tim Hickman provided a guided tour of the Memorial Stadium east-side expansion, which he said is on budget and expected to be finished on time before the 2014 football season commences.
Missouri’s first-string offense will start the Black and Gold Game trailing 14-0 on Saturday at Memorial Stadium. It should provide a good preseason test for offensive coordinator Josh Henson’s bunch.
Federal tax returns for the Big 12 and SEC shows why it pays to be belong to a major conference. Big 12 revenue totaled $214.8 million in 2012-13. The SEC totaled $314.5 million.
Missouri juniors Jabari Brown and Jordan Clarkson won’t watch any basketball this weekend after the Tigers’ NCAA Tournament dreams likely were dashed Friday at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta with a SEC quarterfinal loss to No. 1 Florida. “I’m tired hearing about this ‘first team out’ and all that stuff. It’s annoying. We’ll just see when it comes,” said Brown.