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Aug. 30, 2016
Column: Mizzou football poised to surprise

Column: Mizzou football poised to surprise

By Eli Lederman

An anonymous SEC coach was quoted as saying that Mizzou could be a “sneaky 8-to-9-win team.”

Aug. 29, 2016
Takeaways from the Missouri football depth chart announcement

Takeaways from the Missouri football depth chart announcement

By Peter Baugh

Drew Lock is listed as starting quarterback.

Mizzou soccer strikes again in overtime to beat Colorado

Mizzou soccer strikes again in overtime to beat Colorado

By Langston Newsome

Overtime is the new norm as freshman Sarah Luebbert sends Colorado home with a loss.

Aug. 27, 2016
Missouri swimming and diving raises $10,494 for cancer research

Missouri swimming and diving raises $10,494 for cancer research

By Peter Baugh

The team participated in a Swim Across America event in Innsbrook, Missouri, on Saturday.

Missouri volleyball wins Kennesaw State Invitational championship 3-0

Missouri volleyball wins Kennesaw State Invitational championship 3-0

By Anne Rogers

The Tigers opened up their season with three solid wins in two days of game action.

Zanders adds ‘weapon’ to Missouri offense ahead of West Virginia opener

Zanders adds ‘weapon’ to Missouri offense ahead of West Virginia opener

By Alec Lewis

Missouri sophomore quarterback Drew Lock: “[Marvin’s] on the same page I am. If it’s going to help us win the game, then so be it.”

Aug. 26, 2016

Mizzou powers through to beat Kennesaw State

By Chelsea Roemer

Outside hitter Melanie Crow led the hitters with 16 kills in her debut for the Tigers.

Mizzou soccer sneaks past Illinois in overtime

By Langston Newsome

Late heroics from Melanie Donaldson carry Mizzou over Illinois.

Aug. 25, 2016
Back in the swing of things: Mizzou men’s golf team primed for big year

Back in the swing of things: Mizzou men’s golf team primed for big year

By Garrett Jones

Columbia’s own Will and Matt Echelmeier lead the Tiger men’s golf team into the 2016-17 season.

Harold lives dream playing for Missouri football

Harold lives dream playing for Missouri football

By Alec Lewis

Missouri junior defensive lineman Charles Harris: “[Jordan] has always had the pass rush ability but he’s probably the smartest person on the D-line.”

Mizzou volleyball program boasts new talent

By Chelsea Roemer

New additions Andie Hanus, Kayla Caffey and Riley Sents could help the team pursue an SEC title.

Aug. 24, 2016
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Aug. 22, 2016
Disappointment and dreams: Dominique Bouchard reflects on Olympic experience

Disappointment and dreams: Dominique Bouchard reflects on Olympic experience

By Peter Baugh

Bouchard, a Missouri graduate, placed ninth in the 200-meter backstroke.

Aug. 21, 2016
Annual Black and Gold scrimmage brings out Missouri volleyball’s rising players

Annual Black and Gold scrimmage brings out Missouri volleyball’s rising players

By Anne Rogers

The Black team may have swept the game, but players on both sides of the court showed Missouri’s potential for the upcoming season.

Despite fast start, Mizzou soccer falls to Iowa

Despite fast start, Mizzou soccer falls to Iowa

By Langston Newsome

Two late goals help Iowa to a 2-1 victory.

Working on weakness: Jessica Johnson has eyes set on a successful soccer season

Working on weakness: Jessica Johnson has eyes set on a successful soccer season

By Joey Covolo

Johnson: “I just have to play hard, be risky, take shots, take people on and have fun with it.”

Aug. 20, 2016
Missouri wrestling’s J’den Cox wins bronze at Rio Olympics

Missouri wrestling’s J’den Cox wins bronze at Rio Olympics

By Anne Rogers and Peter Baugh

The senior finished 3-1 in the Olympic tournament.

Aug. 19, 2016
Mason overcomes late obstacle to play for Missouri football

Mason overcomes late obstacle to play for Missouri football

By Alec Lewis

South Alabama elected to pull Dimetrios Mason’s offer with two days until National Signing Day due to their signing of a linebacker who had been previously committed to the University of Alabama.

Missouri officially hires assistant basketball coach

By Alec Lewis

Emanuel Dildy comes to the Tigers from Loyola Chicago, where he coached for three years.