<![CDATA[University of Missouri Tigers Sports News | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/ en-us Mon, 11 May 2015 21:58:12 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Mon, 11 May 2015 21:58:12 CDT University of Missouri 60 Missouri men’s basketball draws A&M, Arkansas, Mississippi as permanent series opponents http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article22553715.html#storylink=rss The SEC announced Thursday that it was changing its men’s basketball scheduling format to include three permanent home-and-away opponents for each team in the league. Missouri will play Arkansas, Texas A&M and Mississippi home and away each season beginning in 2015-16.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 17:11:56 CDT

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SEC’s restrictions on satellite camps will end in 2016 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article22551858.html#storylink=rss The Southeastern Conference would prefer that the NCAA ban “satellite camps” on a national level, bringing all schools in line with the rules for SEC and ACC members. But if the practice of allowing coaches to serve as guest instructors at any camp across the country is outlawed, the SEC will drop its restrictions beginning in 2016.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 16:56:43 CDT

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Missouri-Arkansas game moved to Friday after Thanksgiving http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article22522707.html#storylink=rss For the second straight season, the Battle Line Rivalry football game between Missouri and Arkansas will be televised at 1:30 p.m. on the Friday after Thanksgiving. CBS Sports made the announcement Thursday for the Nov. 27 game in Fayetteville, Ark.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 13:10:27 CDT

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Preseason projections rate Missouri football as a top 25 team once again http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article22425711.html#storylink=rss Missouri isn’t favored in the SEC East by preseason football projections, but that shouldn’t come as a surprise. The Tigers, who reached the SEC Championship Game the last two seasons, are still receiving plenty of top 25 picks.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 10:42:14 CDT

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Missouri men’s basketball could face NCAA sanctions without APR improvement http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article22462296.html#storylink=rss Missouri men’s basketball ranked 13th among 14 SEC teams in Academic Progress Rate when the NCAA released its data Wednesday, but the Tigers’ yearly score for 2013-14 was 851. Coach Kim Anderson’s program will need to do a good job retaining players and progressing those players toward degrees to avoid penalties in the coming years.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 16:51:39 CDT

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Missouri baseball misses NCAA tourney, Missouri State draws No. 8 seed http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article22182789.html#storylink=rss Missouri baseball was one of the first four teams left out of the NCAA Division I Baseball Tournament field, but Missouri State is set to host a regional and possibly a super regional as the No. 8 overall seed.

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Mon, 25 May 2015 12:28:20 CDT

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New Missouri State football coach Dave Steckel to focus on KC in recruiting http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article21694401.html#storylink=rss Former Missouri defensive coordinator Dave Steckel is early in the rebuilding process at Missouri State, where he was hired as football coach in December. But he knows Kansas City will be key to the program’s turnaround.

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Fri, 22 May 2015 14:16:34 CDT

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MU pitcher struck in head by line drive in 10-6 loss to UCLA in NCAA softball super regional http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article22150962.html#storylink=rss The seventh-seeded UCLA Bruins hit three home runs and withstood a late comeback to beat the Missouri Tigers 10-6 on Sunday in Los Angeles, sweeping the best-of-three series and advancing to the Women’s College World Series in Oklahoma City. Missouri sophomore right-hander Tori Finucane was taken to a hospital after she was struck in the face by a line drive in the fifth inning.

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Sun, 24 May 2015 17:20:45 CDT

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Missouri football gets commitment from three-star prospect Ca’Ron Baham http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article22120485.html#storylink=rss Missouri continues to make inroads recruiting in Louisiana after receiving a commitment Saturday from 2016 athlete Ca’Ron Baham from John Ehret High in Marrero, La. Baham plays quarterback for the Patriots, but he’s expected to shift to wide receiver for the Tigers.

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Sat, 23 May 2015 22:55:50 CDT

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UCLA rallies past Missouri in NCAA super regional softball opener http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article22083894.html#storylink=rss No. 7 seed UCLA rallied past No. 10 seed Missouri for a 7-4 victory in the opening game of NCAA super regional action Saturday in Los Angeles. The Tigers have to beat the Bruins twice on Sunday in order to reach the women’s College World Series.

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Sat, 23 May 2015 21:44:58 CDT

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Missouri softball gears up for NCAA super regional http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article21730620.html#storylink=rss No. 10 seed Missouri plays at No. 7 UCLA, 48-10, in a best-of-three series beginning at 7 p.m. Saturday. The game will be televised on ESPNU.

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Fri, 22 May 2015 18:08:21 CDT

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Michael Sam signs contract with CFL’s Montreal Alouettes http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article21671562.html#storylink=rss After being cut by the St. Louis Rams and released from the Dallas Cowboys’ practice squad last season without playing a regular-season game in the NFL, former Mizzou star Michael Sam will try to make it in the Canadian Football League with Montreal.

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Fri, 22 May 2015 09:53:03 CDT

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Alabama eliminates Missouri from SEC baseball tournament http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article21583197.html#storylink=rss Missouri blew a late-inning lead for the second consecutive day and was eliminated with a 4-3 loss against Alabama at the Southeastern Conference baseball tournament in Hoover, Ala.

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Thu, 21 May 2015 13:14:04 CDT

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Missouri A.D. Mack Rhoades undecided on return of baseball coach Tim Jamieson http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article21585192.html#storylink=rss Mack Rhoades hasn’t decided whether baseball coach Tim Jamieson, whose contract expires June 30, will return for the 2016 season, but that’s among the more pressing and immediate issues facing Missouri’s new athletic director.

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Thu, 21 May 2015 13:34:12 CDT

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New Missouri athletic director Mack Rhoades meets Kansas City http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article21533208.html#storylink=rss New Missouri athletic director Mack Rhoades met with boosters Wednesday during a welcome event at the Westport Flea Market.

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Wed, 20 May 2015 21:12:49 CDT

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Missouri loses 7-6 to Vanderbilt in SEC tourney on 10th-inning walk-off homer http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article21520440.html#storylink=rss Missing a chance to bolster its NCAA Tournament resume, Missouri blew a four-run lead and lost to Vanderbilt 7-6 in 10 innings Wednesday in the second round of the SEC Baseball Tournament in Hoover, Ala. The Commodores’ Rhett Wiseman struck the decisive blow with a walk-off solo home run.

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Wed, 20 May 2015 18:28:25 CDT

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Photo gallery: Vanderbilt 7, Missouri 6 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/article21526803.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 20 May 2015 20:02:15 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/article21526803.html Around KU, a strong distaste about resuming Border War with Mizzou http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/sam-mellinger/article21489522.html#storylink=rss One of MU athletic director Mack Rhoades’ talking points has been an open desire to play Kansas again, and his mention of having discussions with Kansas athletic director Sheahon Zenger has let fans and media fill in the blanks. This makes it a good time to mention that there is no indication from Lawrence that renewal is more likely now than before.

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Wed, 20 May 2015 14:18:58 CDT

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Missouri dismisses DE Marcus Loud from football program http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article21508572.html#storylink=rss Sophomore defensive end Marcus Loud has been dismissed from the Missouri football program, a team spokesman confirmed Wednesday.

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Wed, 20 May 2015 17:04:15 CDT

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Mizzou hires Wren Baker as deputy director of athletics for external relations http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article21478353.html#storylink=rss Wren Baker, 36, joins new Missouri athletic director Mack Rhoades’ staff from Memphis. Baker was Northwest Missouri State’s athletic director during 2011-2013.

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Wed, 20 May 2015 12:30:11 CDT

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Missouri beats South Carolina 5-1 in first round of SEC Baseball Tournament http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article21415515.html#storylink=rss Missouri right-hander Reggie McClain was dominant for seven innings and Breckin Williams closed the door on South Carolina in record-setting fashion Tuesday in a 5-1 win during the opening round of the SEC Baseball Tournament in Hoover, Ala.

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Tue, 19 May 2015 17:26:06 CDT

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Photo gallery: Missouri 5, South Carolina 1 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/article21419382.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 19 May 2015 17:59:40 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/article21419382.html Missouri officially adds Indianapolis guard K.J. Walton http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article21382296.html#storylink=rss Missouri announced Tuesday that guard K.J. Walton had signed with the men’s basketball program.

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Tue, 19 May 2015 11:42:22 CDT

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Andrew Wiggins, Jordan Clarkson chosen to NBA all-rookie team http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article21300990.html#storylink=rss Andrew Wiggins, who played at Kansas, and Jordan Clarkson, formerly of Missouri, were chosen to the NBA all-rookie team.

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Mon, 18 May 2015 14:06:13 CDT

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49ers DL Justin Smith retires after 14 seasons http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article21306762.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 18 May 2015 18:30:04 CDT By JOSH DUBOW ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article21306762.html Missouri tops Kansas again to claim NCAA regional softball crown http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article21242946.html#storylink=rss Missouri grabbed a big early lead thanks to sophomore catcher Kirsten Mack and made it stand up Sunday in a 7-6 win against Kansas in the NCAA regional championship at University Field in Columbia.

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Sun, 17 May 2015 15:52:49 CDT

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Missouri and Kansas to face off in NCAA softball regional final http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/article21191559.html#storylink=rss The Missouri Tigers’ dominance in the softball Border War continued Saturday during NCAA regional action in Columbia as 10th-seeded MU rode a three-run, fifth-inning rally to a 5-3 victory over Kansas and a berth in Sunday’s regional championship. But Kansas survived an elimination game against Indiana State 2-0 and will get another shot at Missouri on Sunday with the championship on the line.

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Sat, 16 May 2015 17:52:50 CDT

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Kansas, Missouri win NCAA softball openers, will play Saturday in Border War redux http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article21124971.html#storylink=rss Behind ace Alicia Pille, Kansas topped Louisville 1-0 in the NCAA softball regional at Columbia. No. 10 seed Missouri shut out Indiana State 7-0, so the Jayhawks and Tigers play Saturday a Border War resumption for the second straight season.

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Fri, 15 May 2015 18:19:12 CDT

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Amanda Sanchez’s availability will be game-time decision for Missouri in regional http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article21051777.html#storylink=rss Missouri might be without its cleanup hitter when NCAA regional play arrives Friday if freshman third baseman Amanda Sanchez’s right ankle isn’t healed enough for her to play.

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Thu, 14 May 2015 20:42:30 CDT

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Game times for Missouri softball regional change due to forecast http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article21058560.html#storylink=rss Due to rain in the forecast, Missouri moved up Friday’s opening games of the NCAA regional softball tourney. Kansas-Louisville now begins at noon with the Tigers playing Indiana State at 3 p.m.

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Thu, 14 May 2015 22:26:00 CDT

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