<![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 Tue, 17 Jun 2014 12:38:07 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Tue, 17 Jun 2014 12:38:07 CDT University of Missouri 60 First impression of new Mizzou AD Mack Rhoades: This man has both energy and a plan http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article20191218.html#storylink=rss New Missouri athletic director Mack Rhoades exudes confidence without audacity or the suggestion that he knows it all, has a plan but is open-minded, has both a sense of humor and a no-nonsense edge.

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Mon, 04 May 2015 13:24:03 CDT

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After difficult week leading up to NFL Draft, ‘the sky’s the limit’ for Mizzou’s Shane Ray http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article20159811.html#storylink=rss After a trying week that included a citation for marijuana possession three days before the NFL Draft, former Missouri star Shane Ray, a Kansas City native and Bishop Miege graduate, was selected by the Denver Broncos in the first round. “I went through hell,” said Ray. “You’re supposed to enjoy that time period of going to the draft and spending that time with your family. I didn’t have that luxury anymore.”

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Sun, 03 May 2015 21:53:47 CDT

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Rams take Mizzou’s Bud Sasser in sixth round, Saints take Marcus Murphy in seventh round of NFL Draft http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article20095194.html#storylink=rss St. Louis’ love for former Missouri players continued Saturday when the Rams selected wide receiver Bud Sasser with the 201st overall selection in the sixth round of the NFL Draft. In the seventh round, the Saints took running back Marcus Murphy.

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Sat, 02 May 2015 15:38:01 CDT

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Titans draft former Mizzou receiver Dorial Green-Beckham with 40th overall pick http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article20055891.html#storylink=rss The Tennessee Titans drafted former Missouri wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham in the second round of the 2015 NFL Draft on Friday.

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Fri, 01 May 2015 18:54:04 CDT

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Mizzou’s Markus Golden drafted by Arizona Cardinals in second round http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article20064852.html#storylink=rss NFL teams value players who play hard, play physical and love football. From that standpoint, the Arizona Cardinals landed a gem Friday by selecting former Missouri defensive Markus Golden with the No. 58 overall selection in the second round of the 2015 NFL Draft.

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Fri, 01 May 2015 20:39:48 CDT

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Chiefs take Mizzou offensive lineman Mitch Morse with second-round pick http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article20059080.html#storylink=rss The Chiefs went local with their second-round pick in the NFL Draft on Friday, taking Mizzou offensive lineman Mitch Morse.

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Fri, 01 May 2015 19:40:42 CDT

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Missouri’s Mitch Morse finds inspiration, purpose in special-needs brother http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article4948614.html#storylink=rss Missouri senior left tackle Mitch Morse was 4 when his younger brother was left with severe brain damage in the care of a babysitter. Mitch’s relationship with Robbie fuels him on and off the field.

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Wed, 24 Dec 2014 18:42:11 CST

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MU’s Braylon Webb ready to do whatever it takes for NFL dream http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article20035152.html#storylink=rss Former Missouri safety Braylon Webb didn’t expect to play college football growing up in Gilmer, Texas, but now he hopes to land on an NFL roster before the weekend ends.

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Fri, 01 May 2015 15:27:12 CDT

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Missouri’s Shane Ray drafted in first round by Denver Broncos http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article19991469.html#storylink=rss Mizzou defensive end Shane Ray was chosen in the first round of the NFL Draft on Thursday after all, even after a citation for alleged marijuana possession on Monday threatened to drop his status. Ray, a Kansas City native who attended Bishop Miege, was drafted No. 23 overall by the Denver Broncos.

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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 21:48:09 CDT

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New Mizzou athletic director Mack Rhoades wants to restore Border War; KU’s Zenger won’t rule it out http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article19977228.html#storylink=rss Restoring the Border War is a top priority for new Missouri athletic director Mack Rhoades. In fact, Rhoades has already discussed the issue with Kansas athletic director Sheahon Zenger. According to Kansas officials, “Sheahon told Mack that he would ‘never say never.’”

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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 18:52:09 CDT

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Best NFL players produced by Mizzou coach Gary Pinkel http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article19873128.html#storylink=rss In all, 27 players who spent part or all of their college careers playing for coach Gary Pinkel at Mizzou have been selected in the NFL Draft.

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Wed, 29 Apr 2015 12:11:07 CDT

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The Star’s NFL Draft projections for former Mizzou players http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article19804224.html#storylink=rss At least four players with Missouri ties, including Springfield native Dorial Green-Beckham, should be selected in the 2015 NFL Draft.

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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 11:57:13 CDT

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Former Mizzou defensive end Shane Ray issued citation for pot possession http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/article19768899.html#storylink=rss Former Missouri defensive end Shane Ray was pulled over Monday morning in Cooper County and issued a citation for allegedly possessing less than 35 grams of marijuana.

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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 19:40:52 CDT

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Missouri’s Paige Lowary earns SEC weekly softball honor http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article19764003.html#storylink=rss Missouri freshman pitcher Paige Lowary tossed a shutout against Missouri State and also helped the 15th-ranked Tigers down Iowa and LSU twice last week en route to SEC co-freshman of the week honors. She was 3-0 with a 0.67 ERA in four appearances.

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Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:41:20 CDT

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Mike Alden ready to step down from Mizzou A.D. post http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article19568073.html#storylink=rss Mike Alden officially retires Sunday as Missouri’s athletic director, ending the second-longest tenure in school history. Former Houston athletic director Mack Rhoades takes over the post Monday.

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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 21:24:24 CDT

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Mizzou raises Gary Pinkel’s salary to over $4 million, extends his contract through 2021 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article19421208.html#storylink=rss Missouri announced a new contract for football coach Gary Pinkel late Friday afternoon that includes a raise to $4.02 million per year in guaranteed compensation and a one-year extension through the 2021 season. The raise puts Pinkel among the top-five paid coaches in the SEC, according to media reports.

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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:14:28 CDT

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Missouri’s Mitch Morse anxious for draft process to draw to a close http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article20035056.html#storylink=rss Former Missouri left tackle Mitch Morse is expected to be a mid-round pick Friday night or Saturday morning in the 2015 NFL Draft. After months of workouts and interviews, he’s ready for the process to be finished and the next phase of his life to begin.

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Fri, 01 May 2015 15:25:19 CDT

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Big board of prospects for Chiefs on day two of NFL Draft http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article20024229.html#storylink=rss With the first round over, here’s Terez A. Paylor’s updated big board of draft-eligible prospects. Rankings are determined by a combination of the Chiefs’ needs and the players’ talent.

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Fri, 01 May 2015 13:03:34 CDT

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Former Missouri receiver Dorial Green-Beckham goes undrafted in first round http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article19999713.html#storylink=rss Former Missouri wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham wasn’t selected Thursday during the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft.

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Fri, 01 May 2015 01:18:51 CDT

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Mixed opinions abound on Shane Ray’s fate ahead of NFL Draft http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article19920786.html#storylink=rss Former Missouri defensive end Shane Ray was a consensus top-10 pick early in the NFL Draft process, but concerns about a lingering hyperextended right toe injury he suffered in the Citrus Bowl and Monday’s citation for marijuana possession have moved him down some draft boards.

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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 02:00:00 CDT

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After marijuana citation, how far could Shane Ray fall in NFL Draft? http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article19814337.html#storylink=rss The timing, three days before the 2015 NFL Draft begins Thursday in Chicago, couldn’t have been worse for former Missouri defensive end Shane Ray, who was cited Monday morning for alleged misdemeanor marijuana possession. A contrite Ray vowed in a statement to learn from the incident, which could threaten his projected status as a first-round pick in the NFL Draft. Ray was among the potential first-round players to earn an invitation to the draft.

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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 14:35:54 CDT

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Injury-marred spring doesn’t deter MU receiver Nate Brown http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article19332975.html#storylink=rss Missouri sophomore Nate Brown got a taste of college football last season, but he missed most of the spring with a left knee sprain. He doesn’t believe that will prevent him from making an impact come August and beyond.

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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 16:06:20 CDT

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Missouri QB Corbin Berkstresser committed to final season, plus final spring offensive numbers http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article19268601.html#storylink=rss Missouri senior quarterback Corbin Berkstresser knows his chance of seeing significant time isn’t great, but he’s excited for his final season after a strong spring. Also read the final offensive statistics from spring practice in Columbia.

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Wed, 22 Apr 2015 19:14:31 CDT

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MU’s Sami Fagan adds national weekly softball honor http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article19172478.html#storylink=rss Missouri junior Sami Fagan was chosen Tuesday as the National Fastpitch Coaches Association’s national player of the week after batting .647 with three home runs and 12 RBIs in five wins last week.

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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:48:53 CDT

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Missouri officially announces two junior-college signings http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article19145931.html#storylink=rss Missouri announced Tuesday that John A. Logan College teammates Martavian Payne and Russell Woods had signed with the men’s basketball program.

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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 11:56:49 CDT

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MU football injury update: Lineman has surgery, several other players will have procedures http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article19092966.html#storylink=rss Missouri redshirt freshman offensive lineman Paul Adams had surgery to repair a torn labrum in his left shoulder Monday, a team spokesman said, but he’s not the only player set for a procedure.

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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 17:53:32 CDT

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MU’s Sami Fagan earns weekly SEC softball honor http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article19075518.html#storylink=rss Missouri junior Sami Fagan was chosen Monday as the SEC softball player of the week after batting .647 with three home runs and 12 RBIs in five games, all wins, last week.

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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 14:58:23 CDT

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Webb City lineman is Missouri’s first football commitment http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article18925941.html#storylink=rss Missouri landed the first commitment of its 2016 football recruiting class Sunday when Webb City (Mo.) offensive tackle Trystan Castillo verbally committed to the Tigers.

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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 14:11:13 CDT

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Missouri shows improvement on offense in annual Black & Gold Game http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article18892239.html#storylink=rss History will record that the second string, which started with a 14-point lead, claimed a 17-10 victory in front of an announced crowd of 30,117 at Memorial Stadium. But it was the improvement MU showed, particularly on offense, since the first scrimmage April 4 that means the most with an eye toward the 2015 season and the quest for a third consecutive SEC East division crown.

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Sat, 18 Apr 2015 20:27:36 CDT

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