Missouri seeks consistency on offense and defense as it enters Thursday’s third and final scrimmage of fall camp, the final tune-up before entering game week ahead of the season opener Sept. 5 against Southeast Missouri at Memorial Stadium.
Missouri has agreed to a three-game football series with Middle Tennessee State that includes games at Memorial Stadium in Columbia in 2016 and 2023 and a 2022 game in Murfreesboro, Tenn. The Raiders, who play in Conference USA, and Tigers have only met one other time on the gridiron, a 41-40 overtime win by MU in 2003.
Football Championship Subdivision powerhouse North Dakota State said Thursday it will provide thousands of dollars in stipends to scholarship athletes in all 16 sports beginning next year, a move that could persuade other mid-majors to follow suit.
Organizers of the annual college all-star game held in South Carolina are confident the contest known as The Medal of Honor Bowl will become the state's first traditional bowl game now that the Confederate flag no longer flies on Statehouse grounds.