<![CDATA[University of Missouri Tigers Sports Scores & News | KansasCity.com &]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/ en-us Wed, 25 Nov 2015 13:59:47 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Wed, 25 Nov 2015 13:59:47 CST University of Missouri 60 interactive-ops@herald-leader.com After turbulent year, J’den Cox stands for all that’s good at MU http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article74348682.html#storylink=rss Mizzou has had a terrible year, from campus chaos to athletics

Wrestler J’den Cox qualified for the Olympics this week

He also is a musician and good student who represents what MU attracts and cultivates

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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 21:07:29 CDT

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MU’s Kentrell Brothers not worried about draft projections, just wants to play in the NFL http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article74319412.html#storylink=rss Brothers is among the top inside linebackers in the 2016 NFL draft

He isn’t dreaming of paychecks or paying attention to projections

Tigers linebacker led the nation in tackles last season

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Wed, 27 Apr 2016 18:58:25 CDT

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Mack Rhoades reflects on a tumultuous first year as Mizzou’s athletic director http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article74098107.html#storylink=rss Last year included a football boycott, Pinkel’s retirement and basketball sanctions

Rhoades: ‘More excited’ about MU than when he was hired

The south end-zone project has morphed into a new training center project

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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 20:23:28 CDT

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Former Mizzou swimmer Dominique Bouchard qualifies for Rio Olympics http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article73421012.html#storylink=rss Bouchard advanced in 100, 200 backstroke at Canadian Olympic Trials

“In terms of feeling like an Olympian, I don’t really feel it yet.”

Other Mizzou international swimmers have a shot at Rio as well

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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 17:35:58 CDT

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Mizzou’s J’den Cox headed to Rio Olympics after winning wrestling world qualifier in Mongolia http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article73643617.html#storylink=rss Cox swept five matches to win the 86kg crown at World Olympic Games Qualifying Tournament

The top three finishers in each class at the meet earn 2016 Olympic berths

Cox, a junior at MU, outscored his opponents 36-3 overall

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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 10:04:41 CDT

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Transfer timeline: Mizzou basketball undergoes roster transformation http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article73291767.html#storylink=rss There have been 13 decommitments, transfers or dismissals under Kim Anderson

No players remain from the 2014 recruiting class

Every player now on the Tigers’ roster was brought in by Anderson and his staff

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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 08:56:35 CDT

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Mizzou has several Rio contenders at U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article73424692.html#storylink=rss Michael Chadwick, Hannah Stevens are current MU swimmers with a chance

Former MU swimmer Sam Tierney also training for Rio with the Tigers

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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 17:45:03 CDT

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Mizzou’s J’den Cox continues Olympic bid at world qualifier in Mongolia http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article73289327.html#storylink=rss Cox won a U.S. Olympic freestyle championship two weeks ago

With a top-three finish at the world qualifier in Mongolia, he’ll wrestle in Rio de Janeiro this August

Cox had never been farther from home than Reno, Nev., before this week

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Fri, 22 Apr 2016 08:27:54 CDT

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Mizzou officially adds KU transfer Lauren Aldridge http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article73144872.html#storylink=rss Aldridge announced March 28 on Twitter that she would transfer

She led the Jayhawks in scoring, assists last season

Aldridge, a Marshfield, Mo., native, will have two years of eligibility beginning in 2017-18

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Thu, 21 Apr 2016 15:31:11 CDT

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Mother’s health prompts MU forward Jakeenan Gant to seek transfer http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article73045717.html#storylink=rss Gant, a Georgia native, will move closer to home

Sophomore forward averaged 5.0 points, 3.1 rebounds in 53 career games with Tigers

Gant was the last player remaining on the roster from 2014 signing class

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Thu, 21 Apr 2016 09:50:15 CDT

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Mizzou will screen ESPN’s documentary on Norm Stewart before it debuts http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article72960252.html#storylink=rss “Norm” is an documentary produced by ESPN Films

It chronicles his playing days, coaching career at Missouri (8 p.m., May 1 on SEC Network)

Film will be screened for free April 29 at Mizzou Arena

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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 18:32:05 CDT

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Missouri men’s basketball receives good news with latest APR score http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article72872927.html#storylink=rss The Tigers’ 976 APR score for 2014-15 helps buoy last year’s lagging score

Missouri football matches its highest APR score

No other programs are in danger of a postseason ban

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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 13:28:32 CDT

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Mizzou’s Andrew Baggett knows how to handle adversity, hopes for job in NFL http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article72770057.html#storylink=rss Kicker ends his college career just eight points shy of Mizzou’s all-time scoring record

South Carolina miss in 2013 helped him develop mental toughness

Baggett says he has worked out for two NFL teams

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Tue, 19 Apr 2016 20:40:23 CDT

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QB Drew Lock stands out in MU’s Black and Gold Spring Game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article72294297.html#storylink=rss Former Lee’s Summit star throws two touchdown passes

Tigers struggle running the ball in scrimmage

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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 21:26:14 CDT

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MU notes: Tigers escape spring football game largely unscathed http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article72303337.html#storylink=rss Defensive end Walter Brady goes down with an apparent left knee injury, but walks around afterward

Mizzou coach Barry Odom thanks fans after game for their support

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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 22:50:57 CDT

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Former MU football coach Gary Pinkel settles into retirement http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article72278017.html#storylink=rss Autumns will be different after 45 years devoted to college football as a player and coach

His 118 wins with the Tigers are more than anyone else in program’s history

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Sat, 16 Apr 2016 19:44:24 CDT

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Cox, a junior at MU, outscored his opponents 36-3 overall

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Sun, 24 Apr 2016 10:07:57 CDT

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Michael Sam on why he opposes SJR39 http://www.kansascity.com/news/politics-government/article72912877.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 20 Apr 2016 16:24:24 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/politics-government/article72912877.html Mizzou QB Drew Lock pleased with spring game performance http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article72304352.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 16 Apr 2016 23:17:22 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article72304352.html Photo gallery: Missouri closes spring practice with Black & Gold Game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article72286617.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 16 Apr 2016 20:30:14 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article72286617.html Missouri basketball adds junior-college guard Jordan Geist http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article72132972.html#storylink=rss Geist, originally from Indiana, was a second-team juco All-American

He helped Ranger (Texas) College to a fourth-place finish at the NJCAA national tourney

Missouri has one open scholarship remaining for 2016-2017

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Fri, 15 Apr 2016 18:30:09 CDT

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Line takes onus for improving Missouri’s offense http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article72124257.html#storylink=rss The offensive line’s struggles undermined the Tigers’ offense last season

New coach, attitude lay foundation for a rebound this spring

Mizzou’s Black and Gold Spring Game is 5 p.m. Saturday at Memorial Stadium

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Fri, 15 Apr 2016 17:49:45 CDT

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Trio of Missouri players selected in pro softball draft http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article71975087.html#storylink=rss Shortstop Sami Fagan was chosen No. 4 overall

Outfielders Emily Crane, Taylor Gadbois selected seventh and 15th, respectively

Kansas shortstop, two Olathe natives among other draft picks

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Thu, 14 Apr 2016 22:24:28 CDT By Tod Palmer

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Mizzou pitcher Tanner Houck keeps major-league motivation on his wrist http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article71855932.html#storylink=rss Pitcher has a tattoo that reminds him he was the 354th pick in the 2014 draft

Houck is now among the top prospects for the 2017 draft

He is 4-2 with a 2.33 ERA in eight starts this season for the Tigers

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Thu, 14 Apr 2016 14:39:53 CDT

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Jackson signed with the Tigers in November

Hughes signed a financial aid agreement Wednesday with MU

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Wed, 13 Apr 2016 14:26:31 CDT

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MU safety Anthony Sherrils has unlimited ambition for 2016 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article71495542.html#storylink=rss He hopes to emerge as one of the nation’s top safeties

He plans to enter the 2017 NFL Draft, finish his sociology degree in May 2017

Sherrils is hoping to refine his game and move beyond pure athleticism

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Tue, 12 Apr 2016 21:36:13 CDT

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Missouri’s J’den Cox wins USA Wrestling national award http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article71480997.html#storylink=rss Cox was chosen Tuesday as the USA Wrestling Athlete of the Week

He won the freestyle title at 86 kilograms Sunday during the U.S. Olympic Team Trials

Cox leaves Saturday for Mongolia and a chance to qualify for the 2016 Olympics

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Tue, 12 Apr 2016 20:31:09 CDT

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Emotional J’den Cox of Mizzou overjoyed after winning U.S. Olympic trials title http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article71220732.html#storylink=rss Cox defeated Kyle Dake in a best-of-three championship series for U.S. crown

Next is a qualifying tournament in Mongolia for a chance to make the 2016 Olympics

Cox, a two-time NCAA champion, is trying to become MU wrestling’s second Olympian

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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 16:29:01 CDT

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