Mizzou Sports

Steckel named finalist for Broyles Award

Missouri defensive coordinator Dave Steckel was named one of five finalists Monday for the 2014 Frank Broyles Award, given to the top assistant coach in college football.

Baggett shares SEC special teams player of week nod

Missouri kicker Andrew Baggett was named the Southeastern Conference co-conference special teams player of the week.

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Big half by 'meaner' Williams leads Missouri to victory

Johnathan Williams III scored 18 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead Missouri past Southeast Missouri State 65-61 after trailing 30-24 at the break.

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Pinkel, Saban trace coaching roots back to James

Seventy-five thousand fans will pack the Georgia Dome on Saturday for a Southeastern Conference Championship matchup between Missouri and Alabama.

Fresh off trip to Hawaii, Missouri basketball to host Redhawks

Friday, the Missouri basketball team returned from its trip to Hawaii for the EA Sports Maui Invitational. So, how did it go?

Alabama, Missouri last teams standing in SEC

The chaotic Southeastern Conference season comes down to Alabama vs. Missouri with no guarantees beyond that.

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Missouri claims a second straight berth in SEC title game

With Mississippi’s 31-17 defeat of Mississippi State on Saturday, Missouri’s opponent in the Southeastern Conference Championship Game was decided: The Tigers will play Alabama on Saturday in Atlanta.

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Tigers to play for SEC title again

When his Missouri Tigers wrapped up their regular season finale Friday against Arkansas, Gary Pinkel remarked that, unfortunately for him, Razorbacks coach Bret Bielema will do a great job in Fayetteville.

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No. 17 Missouri beats Arkansas to take SEC East

Marcus Murphy scored the go-ahead touchdown on a 12-yard run with 4:38 remaining and Markus Golden recovered a fumble to seal No. 17 Missouri's 21-14 victory Friday against Arkansas and send the Tigers to the SEC championship game for the second straight season.

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MU's Hunt closing in style

Standing out as college career winds down

COLUMBIA — With less than 11 minutes remaining in Missouri’s win against Tennessee last Saturday, wide receiver Jimmie Hunt out-jumped a defender to snatch a deep Maty Mauk pass before turning to run the remaining 40 yards for a touchdown. The Volunteer defense wasn’t the only thing he left behind him.

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A lot on the line for Missouri

In budding rivalry with Arkansas

Today, for the first time since Missouri joined the Southeastern Conference in 2012, the Tigers will meet the Arkansas Razorbacks on the football field. Though the teams have played just five times before, the game has been labeled the Battle Line Rivalry — thanks to geography, the void left by the now-dormant Missouri-Kansas tug-of-war.

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SEC schools have incentive beyond border conflicts

Here comes SEC rivalry week, with an exclamation point. A conference that's again arguably the best in the nation, with six ranked teams, has saved plenty of drama for the final weekend of the regular season.

Arkansas QB Allen returns to practice

Arkansas coach Bret Bielema says quarterback Brandon Allen has returned to practice and is on schedule to return when the Razorbacks face No. 17 Missouri on Friday.

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Tigers beat Swords 74-60 in Maui

Missouri lost its first two games in Maui, lost a starter early to injury and fought foul trouble. Even with all that adversity, no way were the Tigers going to head home without a victory.

Boilermakers race out to 25-point halftime lead, rip MU

Purdue lost its Maui Invitational opener in the worst possible way: By not playing hard enough in the first half.

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