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Oct. 12, 2015

Mizzou volleyball takes first SEC loss

Posted to Sports Blog by Mia Chudzik on Oct. 12, 2015 at 9:48 a.m.

The Missouri volleyball team suffered their first Southeastern Conference loss after falling to Alabama 3-2. According to Tigers coach Wayne Kreklow in a news release, the team “struggled to find a consistent attack,” ultimately leading to their defeat. After losing the first game 21-25, Mizzou came back to win the ...

Mizzou volleyball prevails to gain first road win against Mississippi State

Posted to Sports Blog by Alexzandria Churchill on Oct. 12, 2015 at 9:44 a.m.

The match against Mississippi State mirrored that of last Friday’s matchup against Tennessee. It ended the same way too. Going into halftime, the Missouri volleyball team had just dropped the second set to Mississippi State, 26-28, and they were tied 1-1. Just like the match against the Volunteers, the team ...

Missouri soccer falls to LSU 2-1 in Baton Rouge

Posted to Sports Blog by Tyler Kraft on Oct. 12, 2015 at 9:42 a.m.

It was a battle of Tigers on Friday night as Missouri was handed their fourth loss of the season by Louisiana State in Baton Rouge. The first half was slow for both teams, as neither team was able to create a meaningful chance throughout the entire 45 minutes. The second ...

Sept. 18, 2015

Beckner, three other football players involved in car accident

Posted to Sports Blog by Peter Baugh on Sept. 18, 2015 at 8:36 p.m.
Beckner, three other football players involved in car accident

Four Missouri football players were involved in a two-car accident Friday afternoon. Freshman defensive lineman Terry Beckner Jr. was one of the drivers in the collision. Beckner was driving redshirt freshmen DeSean Blair, Keyon Dilosa and Trevon Walters, according to a statement released by Mizzou Athletics spokesman Chad Moller. Walters ...

Sept. 15, 2015

Michael Sam to return to MU for graduate school

Posted to Sports Blog by Taylor Blatchford on Sept. 15, 2015 at 10:06 p.m.

On Tuesday night, Michael Sam tweeted that he was returning to MU for graduate school. So I got admitted to University Of Missouri Grad program this week 🐅🐅🐅— Michael Sam (@MichaelSamNFL) September 16, 2015 I enrolled in Grad school this Fall to further my education, while I train to get ...

Sept. 13, 2015

Mizzou wins Appalachian State Invitational to improve to 9-0

Posted to Sports Blog by Alexzandria Churchill on Sept. 13, 2015 at 4:00 p.m.

The Appalachian State Invitational kicked off with a bang on Friday. The Tigers came out and won the first two sets against Appalachian State only to lose the following two. After five lead changes and 10 ties in the fifth set, Missouri finally won their first game of the tournament, ...

Sept. 9, 2015

Missouri volleyball improves to 6-0

Posted to Sports Blog by Mia Chudzik on Sept. 9, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.

The Missouri volleyball team picked up another tournament win after sweeping the South Florida Invitational this past weekend. After defeating Florida Gulf Coast, Arkansas State and South Florida, the Tigers now have a 6-0 record. The team was led by junior Carly Kan, who was named most valuable player of ...

Sept. 5, 2015

Missouri beats SEMO 34-3

Posted to Sports Blog by Will Jarvis on Sept. 5, 2015 at 9:06 p.m.

Missouri got what it paid for Saturday afternoon in its opening game to the 2015 season, defeating Southeast Missouri 34-3. Missouri paid SEMO $385,000 to come to Faurot Field and take a beating in the 97-degree heat. Quarterback Maty Mauk threw for 181 yards and a pair of touchdowns while ...

May 21, 2015

Tigers fall to Alabama, eliminated from SEC Tournament

Posted to Sports Blog by Jason Lowenthal on May 21, 2015 at 2:30 p.m.

There will be some tense days in Columbia as the rest of the conference tournaments unfold. The Tigers blew a lead for a second consecutive day in the Southeastern Conference Tournament and were eliminated by Alabama with a score of 4-3. Mizzou is squarely on the bubble for an NCAA ...

Mizzou can’t hold 6-2 lead and Vandy walks off against Tigers

Posted to Sports Blog by Jason Lowenthal on May 21, 2015 at 12:22 p.m.

To say the least, Missouri received a punch in the gut Wednesday in the second round of the Southeastern Conference Tournament. The No. 7 Tigers led No. 2 Vanderbilt 6-2 late in the game, but they failed to hold on to the lead and fell 7-6 in extra innings. Vanderbilt’s ...