<![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 Forward Kevin Puryear brings winning mentality, determination to Missouri http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/article25772665.html#storylink=rss Missouri freshman forward Kevin Puryear, a Blue Springs South graduate, is determined to help the Tigers turn things around in Kim Anderson’s second season.

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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:08:20 CDT

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Youth provides leadership for Missouri basketball program http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article25779013.html#storylink=rss The Missouri Tigers’ structure is the inverse of the typical basketball paradigm, with freshman and sophomores dominating the roster and filling what are commonly veteran roles sooner rather than later.

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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 15:41:19 CDT

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Missouri offers first glimpse of new softball stadium http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article25530319.html#storylink=rss Plans are in motion for the construction of new softball stadium at Missouri. Artist renderings and design plans were unveiled as part of the board of curators’ meeting, which began Thursday in Columbia.

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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 19:09:00 CDT

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Michael Sam expected to rejoin Alouettes this weekend http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article25614166.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 26 Jun 2015 17:10:32 CDT The Associated Press]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/article25614166.html Missouri baseball adds Jerry Zulli to staff http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article25498585.html#storylink=rss Missouri announced Thursday that former South Alabama assistant coach/recruiting coordinator Jerry Zulli would join Tim Jamieson’s staff in the same capacity.

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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 13:56:37 CDT

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Mizzou defensive tackle Harold Brantley suffered broken leg, knee ligament damage in car wreck http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article25160665.html#storylink=rss Missouri junior defensive tackle Harold Brantley “is in good condition and recovering” after undergoing surgery Sunday night for injuries sustained in a car wreck earlier that afternoon, according to a release from MU athletics. Brantley, 21, suffered a broken tibia in his lower left leg, ligament damage in his left knee and several broken ribs during a rollover accident

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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 12:16:07 CDT

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Missouri defensive lineman Harold Brantley injured in car wreck http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article25120423.html#storylink=rss Missouri defensive lineman Harold Brantley was seriously injured Sunday when the car he was driving overturned in an accident on U.S. 63 in Columbia, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol. MU women’s basketball player Maddie Stock, a passenger in the vehicle, suffered minor injuries.

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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 17:02:18 CDT

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Kickoff times, broadcast info announced for three Missouri football games http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article24899338.html#storylink=rss The Southeastern Conference released its early-season football television schedule Thursday, announcing game times and broadcast information for Missouri’s home games against Southeast Missouri, Connecticut and Mississippi State.

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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 15:45:04 CDT

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Missouri hasn’t changed philosophy, but Tigers welcome taller cornerbacks http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article24806548.html#storylink=rss Missouri’s football team received verbal commitment from two cornerbacks listed at 6 feet, 1 inch or taller for the 2016 class. They would be the tallest cornerbacks on the Tigers’ roster, but that isn’t necessarily indicative of a philosophical change.

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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 16:45:53 CDT

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Mizzou QB Maty Mauk learned, grew during sophomore slump http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article24503623.html#storylink=rss When asked about Missouri’s quarterback situation, offensive coordinator Josh Henson turned to a boxing analogy. “Every year, there’s competition,” Henson said, “but it’s just like boxing. To beat the champ, you’ve got to go beat him. ... It’s the same when you’re trying to unseat a starter. You’ve got to go beat the starter out and play significantly better than he does to win that job.”

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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 17:34:13 CDT

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Missouri’s Paige Lowary added to USA’s World Cup of Softball squad http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article24677836.html#storylink=rss Missouri left-hander Paige Lowary, who went 18-7 with a 3.40 ERA last spring as a freshman, was added Tuesday to the USA Softball Junior Women’s National Team ahead of the World Cup of Softball X, which begins June 29 in Irvine, Calif.

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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 19:35:26 CDT

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Former Mizzou guard Kim English joins Frank Haith’s men’s basketball staff at Tulsa http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article24478387.html#storylink=rss Former Missouri guard Kim English has joined the former Tigers coach Frank Haith’s men’s basketball staff at Tulsa as the director of player development.

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Mon, 15 Jun 2015 16:00:09 CDT

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ESPN report reveals additional incident involving Dorial Green-Beckham at MU http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article24237910.html#storylink=rss A report by ESPN’s “Outside the Lines” that examined bias by police and prosecutors toward student-athletes included a previously unreported incident involving former wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham and a female student.

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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 13:13:37 CDT

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Missouri gets another football commitment from offensive tackle Royce Newman http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article24144004.html#storylink=rss Nashville (Ill.) offensive tackle Royce Newman became the seventh verbal commitment in eight days Saturday for the Missouri football program.

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Sat, 13 Jun 2015 22:31:46 CDT

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Kansas State basketball coach Bruce Weber open to recurring game against Missouri at Sprint Center http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/big-12/kansas-state/article23845366.html#storylink=rss Kansas State and Missouri have discussed renewing their old conference rivalry by playing a recurring nonconference men’s basketball game at the Sprint Center.

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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 10:46:46 CDT

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Missouri returns to mining Texas football talent http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article23877136.html#storylink=rss After signing only two players from Texas, including zero in its 2015 recruiting class, during the last two cycles, Missouri already has two commitments from Lone Star State players in its 2016 class.

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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 15:51:36 CDT

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Missouri football lands sixth commitment in seven days http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article23805883.html#storylink=rss Manvel (Texas) offensive lineman Mackenzie Nworah became the sixth football commitment in seven days for Missouri when he gave a verbal pledge Thursday during a visit to Columbia.

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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 18:24:01 CDT

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Three more Missouri players chosen in MLB Draft, giving Tigers five overall http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article23697184.html#storylink=rss Three more Missouri players were selected Wednesday during the final day of the 2015 Major League Baseball first-year player draft. That gives the Tigers five draft picks, which matches the most for MU since 2009 when six players were drafted, led by Twins right-hander Kyle Gibson.

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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 17:56:27 CDT

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Royals draft Winnetonka grad Marquise Doherty, but he’s leaning toward playing at Mizzou http://www.kansascity.com/sports/high-school/article23670097.html#storylink=rss Marquise Doherty, a two-sport star at Winnetonka High School, was chosen by the Royals in the 15th round of the Major League Baseball draft on Wednesday. But Doherty is not sure if he will be offered enough money to forgo a chance to play two sports at Missouri.

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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 13:42:53 CDT

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Two Mizzou pitchers chosen on day two of MLB Draft http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article23593024.html#storylink=rss Missouri had two pitchers drafted Tuesday on the second day of the Major League Baseball first-year player draft. The Arizona Diamondbacks took Tigers junior closer Breckin Williams in the fourth round and the Rangers chose junior right-hander Peter Fairbanks in the ninth round.

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Tue, 09 Jun 2015 14:19:00 CDT

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Texas linebacker Trey Baldwin commits to Mizzou football team http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article23598931.html#storylink=rss Missouri secured its fifth football commitment in the last five days when outside linebacker Trey Baldwin from Cypress Falls (Texas) High gave a verbal pledge.

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Tue, 09 Jun 2015 15:26:35 CDT

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Mizzou has two javelin throwers competing for NCAA titles http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article23592367.html#storylink=rss For the first time in Missouri track and field history, two men’s javelin throwers qualified for the NCAA Division I outdoor track and field championships, which begin Wednesday in Eugene, Ore.

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Tue, 09 Jun 2015 14:09:53 CDT

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Missouri’s recent success brings increased expectations, Gary Pinkel says http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article23585026.html#storylink=rss While Missouri football coach Gary Pinkel doesn’t believe the pressure to succeed has mounted, he admits that the Tigers’ program has changed profoundly during recent years.

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Tue, 09 Jun 2015 12:54:07 CDT

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Missouri’s Montaque Gill-Caesar competing for spot on Canadian under-19 basketball team http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article23519860.html#storylink=rss Missouri sophomore guard Montaque Gill-Caesar is among 19 players battling for a roster spot for the under-19 Canadian national team. Gill-Caesar was invited to training camp at Humber College in Toronto ahead of the U19 FIBA World Championships, which begin June 27 in Heraklion, Greece.

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Mon, 08 Jun 2015 14:37:46 CDT

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Kickoff time for Missouri football game at Arkansas State announced http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article23519398.html#storylink=rss Missouri’s second football game of the season, Sept. 12 at Arkansas State, will kick off at 6 p.m. and be streamed live on ESPN3, the Sun Belt Conference announced Monday.

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Mon, 08 Jun 2015 14:33:02 CDT

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Missouri adds highly ranked kicker to 2016 recruiting class http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article23516263.html#storylink=rss O’Fallon (Ill.) kicker Tucker McCann, who took an unofficial visit last week to Columbia, becomes the eighth known commitment in Missouri’s 2016 recruiting class.

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Mon, 08 Jun 2015 13:57:26 CDT

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Missouri football team gets commitment from cornerback, baseball team lands outfielder http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article23436747.html#storylink=rss Missouri football received its third commitment in as many days Sunday when cornerback Bryce Banks, a 6-foot-3, 185-pound two-star Rivals recruit from Columbia’s Rock Bridge High School, picked the Tigers. Also Sunday, the Missouri baseball landed a commitment from Dodge City (Kan.) Community College outfielder Johnny Balsamo.

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Sun, 07 Jun 2015 19:49:46 CDT

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Mizzou football lands two commitments, two of them from Columbia http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article23271501.html#storylink=rss Two players from Columbia Rock Bridge, four-star defensive end Tre Williams and two-star cornerback Bryce Banks, are among those who pledged to the Tigers over the weekend. The Tigers also received a commitment from cornerback Christian Holmes, a raw athlete from McNair High in Atlanta.

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Sat, 06 Jun 2015 08:20:02 CDT

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Rams waive former Missouri receiver Bud Sasser http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article23150178.html#storylink=rss Former Missouri wide receiver Bud Sasser was waived Thursday by the Rams with a non-football injury designation after the discovery of a heart condition during a team physical.

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Thu, 04 Jun 2015 20:05:36 CDT

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Missouri baseball coach Tim Jamieson receives three-year contract extension http://www.kansascity.com/sports/college/sec/university-of-missouri/article23022024.html#storylink=rss Missouri baseball narrowly missed the NCAA Tournament, but the program showed enough progress in its third season in the SEC to earn coach Tim Jamieson a three-year contract extension.

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Wed, 03 Jun 2015 14:17:39 CDT

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