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Oct. 31, 2014

SEC Nation notebook

Posted to Sports Blog by Jason Lowenthal on Oct. 31, 2014 at 6:31 p.m.

This Saturday, some of the cast of SEC Nation will be on set in front of the Columns to film the SEC Network’s Saturday pregame show. Host Joe Tessitore and analysts Tim Tebow and Marcus Spears shared some of their thoughts on Missouri with members of the media Friday afternoon. ...

Oct. 29, 2014

Anderson still mum on starters

Posted to Sports Blog by Michael Natelli on Oct. 29, 2014 at 1:04 a.m.

Missouri men’s basketball coach Kim Anderson was non-committal on his starting five this week, saying there are “seven or eight guys that have a chance to start.” “I’m not sure which way we’ll go yet,” Anderson said. “The competition’s been really good.” But while Anderson has not announced an official ...

Oct. 26, 2014

Tigers fall to Gamecocks in four

Posted to Sports Blog by Michael Natelli on Oct. 26, 2014 at 9:34 p.m.

Last year, the Missouri Tigers were undefeated in Southeastern Conference play. This year, they’ve won four of nine matches. The Tigers dropped to below .500 in conference play on Sunday afternoon, falling to the South Carolina Gamecocks in four sets. The Tigers took the opening set, but 13 service errors ...

No. 21 Missouri falls in worst loss of regular season

Posted to Sports Blog by Bruno Vernaschi on Oct. 26, 2014 at 7:39 p.m.

No. 21 Missouri (10-5-3, 5-4-1 Southeastern Conference) wrapped up its regular season road schedule with a brutal loss against Tennessee (7-8-1, 3-6-1) on the road, in Knoxville Sunday afternoon, falling 3-0. The Vols outshot the Tigers by 20-12, putting up nine shots on goal to Mizzou’s five. A scoreless first ...

We Clicked: Missouri 24 - Vanderbilt 14

Posted to Sports Blog by Kevin Mathein and Michael Cali on Oct. 26, 2014 at 1:20 p.m.
We Clicked: Missouri 24 - Vanderbilt 14

Oct. 25, 2014

Tigers lead Vanderbilt at half

Posted to Sports Blog by Andrew McCulloch on Oct. 25, 2014 at 4:36 p.m.
Tigers lead Vanderbilt at half

It was a slow start, but after two quarters of play, the Missouri Tigers lead the Vanderbilt Commodores 10-7 at Memorial Stadium. Mizzou’s recent offensive struggles in Southeastern Conference play have continued in today’s contest. Sophomore quarterback Maty Mauk has had a rocky start to the day, completing four out ...

SEC Gameday: Week 9

Posted to Sports Blog by Andrew McCulloch on Oct. 25, 2014 at 2:46 p.m.

Missouri takes on Vanderbilt today at Memorial Stadium. Arkansas has already played, beating UAB 45-17. Take a look at the other matchups around the Southeastern Conference this Saturday. Bye Week: Florida (3-3, 2-3) If you’re a Gators fan, you have to be excited for this week, because your team can’t ...

Oct. 24, 2014

Tigers tie at Ole Miss

Posted to Sports Blog by Daniel Witt on Oct. 24, 2014 at 11:00 p.m.

The Missouri Tigers were down by two goals. Twice. Facing a 2-0 halftime deficit, the Tigers came back with three second half goals, only to tie the Ole Miss Rebels 3-3 on Friday night in Oxford, Mississippi. Freshman Jessica Johnson tallied the first two goals of her collegiate career in ...

No. 8 Florida sweeps Missouri

Posted to Sports Blog by Will Jarvis on Oct. 24, 2014 at 9:31 p.m.

Not this year. In 2013, Missouri won two straight matches against Florida, en route to a perfect regular season. But Friday night did not prove to be as successful. The No. 8 Gators snapped the losing streak and swept Mizzou (17-25, 19-25, 13-25) in dominating fashion at home. “You know ...

Oct. 21, 2014

Sam cut from Cowboys’ practice squad

Posted to Sports Blog by Michael Natelli on Oct. 21, 2014 at 5:02 p.m.

The Dallas Cowboys announced on Tuesday afternoon that they have released former Missouri defensive end Michael Sam from their practice squad. Sam was cut to make room for linebacker Troy Davis, who impressed the Cowboys enough in his workout on Monday to earn a practice squad job. After being cut ...