Kim Anderson began his campaign as Missouri basketball coach this spring with promises of defense.
Seven Missouri football players were named to the Southeastern Conference coaches’ all-SEC list Tuesday, matching the number named all-conference by the Associated Press on Monday.
Ohio State offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach Tom Herman was named the winner of the Broyles Award, given to the top assistant coach in college football, after the Buckeyes made the College Football Playoff despite losing two starting quarterbacks to season-ending injuries.
For the second straight year, a Missouri defensive end has been named the Southeastern Conference defensive player of the year.
Shane Ray says he isn’t a dirty player.
After suffering their second straight loss in the Southeastern Conference championship game Saturday, the Missouri Tigers will look to end the season on a high note.
The Missouri defense allowed a season-high 504 yards of total offense to No. 1 Alabama. The Missouri offense ran for a season-low 41 yards. And for the fourth time since 2007, the Tigers left a conference title game empty handed.
Blake Sims threw a pair of touchdown passes, T.J. Yeldon and Derrick Henry each had a couple of touchdown runs, and top-ranked Alabama pulled away in the fourth quarter to win its 24th Southeastern Conference championship with a 42-13 rout of No. 14 Missouri on Saturday.
ATLANTA — Missouri star defensive end Shane Ray has been ejected from the SEC championship game against Alabama following a hit on quarterback Blake Sims.
ATLANTA — In the interview room of the Georgia Dome on Friday, Gary Pinkel and Nick Saban stood behind the Southeastern Conference championship trophy, shook hands and smiled for an extended photo opportunity.
ATLANTA — The Missouri football team is done trying to earn respect. The Tigers have felt disrespected all season, but today they’ll have a chance to earn something a bit more tangible: a Southeastern Conference title.
COLUMBIA — While taking the long way to Missouri, Markus Golden never lost sight of the goal.
Gary Pinkel’s best teams at Missouri have been all about the points. This year it’s a lot more about the stops from the tough-minded unit led by a gruff former Marine.
NORMAN, Okla. — Ryan Spangler scored a season-high 18 points to help No. 22 Oklahoma defeat Missouri 82-63 Friday night in the SEC/Big 12 challenge.
A defeat of No. 1 Alabama in Saturday afternoon’s Southeastern Conference championship game would be a historic achievement for Missouri in multiple ways.