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Nov. 26, 2015

Missouri executes against SIUE after historic win

Posted to Sports Blog by Alexzandria Churchill on Nov. 26, 2015 at 6:21 p.m.

It was two days after their historic victory over Wake Forest and the team did not disappoint. With freshman Sophie Cunningham coming off her record-setting 42 point performance, all eyes were on her going into the Southern Illinois-Edwardsville match. "I think sometimes coming off a big, tough, emotional win like ...

Nov. 25, 2015

Missouri basketball loses heartbreaker to Northwestern, 67-62

Posted to Sports Blog by Tyler Kraft on Nov. 25, 2015 at 12:00 p.m.

The Missouri men’s basketball team finished fourth in this year’s College Basketball Experience Hall of Fame Classic after a heartbreaking 67-62 loss to Northwestern. In the first half, it appeared that Missouri was still in shock from their blowout loss to Kansas State on Monday night. They only led for ...

Nov. 23, 2015

Missouri basketball crushed by Kansas State, 66-42

Posted to Sports Blog by Tyler Kraft on Nov. 23, 2015 at 9:10 p.m.

It was a return to their Big 12 days for the Missouri men’s basketball team Monday night. The Tigers took on Kansas State as part of the College Basketball Experience Hall of Fame Classic. It was the 236th meeting all time between the two squads. This time, the Wildcats came ...

Nov. 19, 2015

Missouri ends Wichita State’s home game winning streak

Posted to Sports Blog by Alexzandria Churchill on Nov. 19, 2015 at 9:46 p.m.

Wichita State is a team with a tradition of winning. They know what it takes, according to Mizzou coach Robin Pingeton. On Wednesday night, Wichita State lost sight of their tradition when the Tigers came to town. After starting the game on a 10-0 run, the basketball team went on ...

Mizzou begins final road trip week with sweep over Arkansas

Posted to Sports Blog by Mia Chudzik on Nov. 19, 2015 at 7:02 p.m.

The Missouri volleyball team kicked off its final week of away games with a quick sweep over Arkansas. With four aces in the first set, strong and consistent serving helped the Tigers claim a win 25-23. Sophomore Ali Kreklow contributed two aces and senior Regan Peltier tallied four kills on ...

Nov. 18, 2015

Missouri falls to Xavier, 78-66

Posted to Sports Blog by Tyler Kraft on Nov. 18, 2015 at 5:03 p.m.

The Missouri men’s basketball team was handed its first loss of the season by Xavier on Tuesday night, 78-66. The Tigers move to 2-1 on the season while the Musketeers remain undefeated at 2-0. It was a tale of two halves for the Tigers. The first saw Mizzou and Xavier ...

Nov. 17, 2015

Missouri shows resiliency in win over Kentucky

Posted to Sports Blog by Alexzandria Churchill on Nov. 17, 2015 at 12:38 p.m.

Only one word can describe Missouri’s win over Kentucky on Nov. 15: resiliency. In a five-set fight, both volleyball teams displayed the utmost grit as they battled back from deficits and claimed runs of their own. It all began in the first set when the Tigers gave up an 18-12 ...

Nov. 9, 2015

Live blog from Missouri football's media day with Gary Pinkel and Mack Rhoades

Posted to Sports Blog by Alec Lewis on Nov. 9, 2015 at 4:44 p.m.

Amidst the situation that's developed at MU over the last few days, many looked to football coach Gary Pinkel and athletic director Mack Rhoades for answers. At 3:45 p.m., Missouri athletic director Mack Rhoades and football coach Gary Pinkel take the podium inside the Missouri Athletic Training Complex: --Mack Roades ...

Nov. 5, 2015

Back-and-forth battle ends in loss for the Tigers

Posted to Sports Blog by Mia Chudzik on Nov. 5, 2015 at 3:57 p.m.

Although the Missouri volleyball team lost to Texas A&M in three games, the Tigers gave the Aggies quite the fight. Thirty-four ties and 12 lead changes throughout the night fueled the close competition between the two teams. The first set was led by senior Regan Peltier at the net, who ...

Nov. 4, 2015

Missouri fall in SEC quarterfinals to LSU, 2-1

Posted to Sports Blog by Tyler Kraft on Nov. 4, 2015 at 3:36 p.m.

There will not be a Southeastern Conference championship for the Missouri soccer team in 2015. In a hard fought battle in Orange Beach, Alabama, Missouri fell to Louisiana State by a score of 2-1 in the SEC championship quarterfinals. Missouri fell behind early in the match, when LSU freshman forward ...