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April 26, 2015

Tigers swept by Vandy in crucial SEC series

Posted to Sports Blog by Jason Lowenthal on April 26, 2015 at 10:27 p.m.

Vanderbilt swept Missouri in a crucial three-game set in Nashville, Tennessee, to maintain its position atop the Southeastern Conference East Division. Mizzou and Vanderbilt entered the series tied for first in the division, but the No. 8 Commodores (33-12, 15-6 SEC) powered their way to dominant wins in the first ...

April 11, 2015

Klages, Fairbanks impress as Tigers top Vols

Posted to Sports Blog by Jason Lowenthal on April 11, 2015 at 5:00 a.m.

Missouri baseball continued to impress this weekend, taking two of three games on the road against Tennessee (15-16, 5-10 Southeastern Conference). After dropping the series opener on Thursday, the Tigers (24-12, 10-5 SEC) bounced back to win the final two games of the series behind strong efforts from Jack Klages ...

March 28, 2015

Missouri women’s basketball falls in third round of WNIT

Posted to Sports Blog by Bobby Ceresia on March 28, 2015 at 4:50 p.m.

The Missouri women’s basketball team (19-14) concluded its season Thursday night in the third round of the Women’s National Invitational Tournament with a loss against Michigan (19-14) in Ann Arbor, Michigan. While the momentum was switching constantly during the first half, the Tigers went into the second half with a ...

March 26, 2015

McClain wins SEC Pitcher of the Week for third time

Posted to Sports Blog by Jason Lowenthal on March 26, 2015 at 5:43 p.m.

Junior Reggie McClain has been named the co-Southeastern Conference Pitcher of the Week for the third time this season. He is the first player to receive the honor three times this season; Louisiana State’s Aaron Nola and Mississippi State’s Ross Mitchell did so in 2014. McClain, who has molded into ...

March 23, 2015

Tigers take two of three from No. 6 South Carolina

Posted to Sports Blog by Jason Lowenthal on March 23, 2015 at 12:04 a.m.

Even after a road sweep of Georgia to open Southeastern Conference play, the jury was still out about the Missouri baseball team. The Tigers made sure to put those questions to bed after a series win against No. 6 South Carolina this weekend. The Tigers (18-6, 5-1 SEC) took two ...

March 17, 2015

No. 21 Missouri picks up 11th consecutive win against NC State

Posted to Sports Blog by Thomas Cuda on March 17, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.

Missouri (19-3) defeated North Carolina State (13-9) 13-3 in six innings behind another display of power and pitching, a theme for the Tigers as of late. The team found a way to rally despite a rare rough start by freshman pitcher Paige Lowary. In the top of the first inning, ...

March 15, 2015

Georgia natives shine in doubleheader with Bulldogs

Posted to Sports Blog by Jason Lowenthal on March 15, 2015 at 11:15 a.m.

Perhaps it was just a matter of coming around at the right time. Perhaps it was the return back to familiar ground. Georgia natives Trey Harris, Reggie McClain and Josh Lester keyed Missouri’s 5-1 and 8-4 victories against Georgia to open up Southeastern Conference play. Mizzou (14-4, 2-0 SEC), are ...

March 12, 2015

Missouri falls to South Carolina 63-54

Posted to Sports Blog by Michael Natelli on March 12, 2015 at 12:26 a.m.

It’s over. Missouri’s season finally came to a close Wednesday night, as the team fell to the South Carolina Gamecocks 63-54 in the first round of the Southeastern Conference Tournament. Despite being in the thick of things for much of the game, an untimely scoreless run at the end proved ...

March 11, 2015

Alumni Watch: Jeremy Maclin signs with Chiefs

Posted to Sports Blog by Michael Natelli on March 11, 2015 at 9:29 p.m.

After six years with the Eagles, former Missouri wideout Jeremy Maclin has signed with the Kansas City Chiefs. The 27-year-old will return to his home state and reunite with coach Andy Reid, who drafted him in 2009. Maclin’s deal will reportedly pay him $11 million per season, surpassing Randall Cobb’s ...

March 9, 2015

No. 20 Softball Sweeps SEC Start at South Carolina

Posted to Sports Blog by Thomas Cuda on March 9, 2015 at 9:00 p.m.

Going on the road to the other Columbia, the Missouri softball team (13-3, 3-0 Southeastern Conference) swept South Carolina (17-8, 0-3 SEC) to open its SEC account for the season winning by scores of 4-2, 9-3 and 8-0. On Saturday afternoon, Missouri softball won 4-2 behind a strong performance by ...