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.
The Alabama football team historically has been synonmous with defense. But when Missouri takes on the Crimson Tide in Saturday afternoon’s Southeastern Conference championship game, the Tigers will have their hands just as full on the other side of the ball.
Sophomore point guard Wes Clark has been suspended indefinitely from the Missouri basketball team for a violation of team rules, coach Kim Anderson said Tuesday. Clark did not play in Missouri’s 65-61 defeat of Southeast Missouri State on Tuesday.
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.
Missouri kicker Andrew Baggett was named the Southeastern Conference co-conference special teams player of the week.
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.
Seventy-five thousand fans will pack the Georgia Dome on Saturday for a Southeastern Conference Championship matchup between Missouri and Alabama.
Friday, the Missouri basketball team returned from its trip to Hawaii for the EA Sports Maui Invitational. So, how did it go?
The chaotic Southeastern Conference season comes down to Alabama vs. Missouri with no guarantees beyond that.