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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 ...

Nov. 1, 2015

Mauk suspended for the year

Posted to Sports Blog by Peter Baugh on Nov. 1, 2015 at 1:56 p.m.

Junior Maty Mauk has been suspended for the remainder of the season for disciplinary reasons. The news was released in a statement from spokesperson Chad Moller. Mauk has already served a four-game suspension this season and was reinstated Oct. 27. According to the statement, “further details of the disciplinary action ...

Oct. 27, 2015

Tigers fall to SEC rival Florida

Posted to Sports Blog by Mia Chudzik on Oct. 27, 2015 at 6:05 p.m.

Missouri fell to No. 15 Florida in three games on Sunday night, giving the Tigers an 18-3 record overall. The team “struggled to find a rhythm all match long,” Tigers coach Wayne Kreklow said in a news release. The lack of rhythm brought the Tigers to a .009 hitting percentage ...

Tigers hold sole possession SEC top spot after defeating Vanderbilt 1-0

Posted to Sports Blog by Tyler Kraft on Oct. 27, 2015 at 5:25 p.m.

For the fourth straight game, the Missouri soccer team came out on top. This time, it was against the Vanderbilt Commodores, who the Tigers successfully shut out 1-0. The first half was slow as neither team mounted a successful attack and had numerous turnovers. The second half was a completely ...

Oct. 20, 2015

Serving success brings home volleyball team’s first SEC Sweep

Posted to Sports Blog by Alexzandria Churchill on Oct. 20, 2015 at 12:12 p.m.

Sunday’s win over Georgia came with two new accomplishments for the Missouri volleyball team this season. In previous play, the team was unable to close a game without a set dropped here or there. Thus, the players’ dominating victory over Georgia marked their first successful Southeastern Conference sweep. The rout ...

Oct. 18, 2015

Brady, Stevens lead Tigers at SMU

Posted to Sports Blog by Peter Baugh on Oct. 18, 2015 at 9:19 a.m.

Eight of Mizzou’s women swimmers and one diver teamed up for a second place finish at the SMU Classic this weekend. Six teams competed at the meet including Louisville, who finished sixth at the NCAA Championships last year. The Tigers finished in a tie for second place with the UCLA. ...