On Mondays, Aaron Reiss, one of The Star’s Mizzou beat writers, offers a digest of MU story lines, including Missouri's spring football game, the recruitment of Courtney Ramey and baseball's NCAA Tournament chances.
Missouri Tiger Ronnell Perkins, a junior from St. Louis, began spring practices as a strong safety for Mizzou. Defensive coordinator Ryan Walters moved him to become a nickel linebacker just before spring break.
The Missouri Tiger football program is in the process of hiring Garrick McGee as an offensive analyst. McGee has previously worked at Illinois, Arkansas, Northwestern and Louisville. He was also UAB's head coach.
Missouri played its annual Black and Gold game on Saturday at Memorial Stadium in Columbia. Mizzou showed off how much size it possesses along the defensive line, and coach Barry Odom said that will be a strength for the Tigers.
The Missouri Tigers spring football game is Saturday, April 14, at Memorial Stadium in Columbia. Mizzou coach Barry Odom hopes the game is injury-free and "boring," but there are still reasons to watch.
Mizzou beat writers Alex Schiffer and Aaron Reiss discuss how MU basketball would utilize another scholarship if Jontay Porter stays in the NBA Draft. They also preview the Missouri Tigers' upcoming spring football game.
With quarterback Drew Lock set to graduate at the end of the year, the Missouri Tigers will have a new player under center in 2019. But Barry Odom and his staff doesn't plan to get a backup's feet wet this year unless "it happens naturally."
The Missouri Tiger football team's offensive line was one of the best in the country a season ago. Under new Mizzou offensive coordinator Derek Dooley, the position group will have to communicate more before plays.
The Missouri Tiger football team is still tweaking its attack under new offensive coordinator Derek Dooley. The pro-style attack will feature more route concepts for wide receivers, including Emanuel Hall.