By Stephi Smith | Sept. 14, 2017
The study found that Memorial Stadium generates over 47 metric tons of waste over five games, most of which is unsold food from concession stands.
By Eli Lederman | June 19, 2017
The four-star center arrived on campus on June 3.
By Joe Noser | Feb. 26, 2017
Freshman guard Frankie Hughes, who had not scored in double figures in over a month, finished with 22 points.
By Nick Kelly | Nov. 23, 2016
The team fired Shipp one game before the end of his first season with the Tigers.
By Peter Baugh | Aug. 29, 2016
Drew Lock is listed as starting quarterback.
By Alec Lewis | Aug. 25, 2016
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.”
By Alec Lewis | Aug. 19, 2016
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.
By Alec Lewis | Aug. 12, 2016
Michael Stannard: “The program is very similar (to Memphis). It just feels a lot like the family I had at Memphis.”
By Alec Lewis | Aug. 11, 2016
Sterk said it "maybe took 15 minutes" to decide to come to Mizzou.
By Alec Lewis | Aug. 8, 2016
Sterk was at Washington State from 2000-2010, and at Portland State for five years prior.
By Alec Lewis | Aug. 7, 2016
Cornell Ford: “Right now, Ish is our leading guy. His experience, his knowledge — I feel pretty good about Ish.”
By Alec Lewis | Aug. 6, 2016
The 2016-17 Missouri football team took the field Saturday afternoon for their third practice of fall camp. Here are some images from the day:
By Alec Lewis | Aug. 5, 2016
Rey Estes: “Without football, there’s no options.”
By Peter Baugh | Aug. 3, 2016
Reesman has been a part of Mizzou Athletics for over 20 years.
By Alec Lewis | Aug. 3, 2016
Missouri senior defensive lineman Harold Brantley for failing to fulfill academic requirements, and Walter Brady for violating team policy
By Alec Lewis | July 29, 2016
St. Louis Eagles president Tim Holloway: “One would say from the outside looking in that something is going on.”
By Alec Lewis | July 15, 2016
Lowary, who is transferring to Oklahoma, was 25–8 in starts in 2016.
By Peter Baugh | July 14, 2016
Mack Rhodes will become the Director of Athletics at Baylor.
By Alec Lewis and Peter Baugh | July 13, 2016
Rhoades took over as Mizzou director of athletics in April 2015.
By Peter Baugh | May 27, 2016
A look at which sports figures have the largest Twitter following.
By Anne Rogers | April 20, 2016
The No. 19 Tigers will look to use these two wins as momentum in preparation for next weekend’s Texas A&M series.
By Peter Baugh | March 25, 2016
The Tigers will turn to Reggie McClain in game one Friday.
By Jason Lowenthal | March 20, 2016
Mizzou was swept to start conference play for the first time since 2003.
By Alec Lewis | March 5, 2016
Tori Schafer: “Terrence posts all those things on social media not because he wants likes for it, but because he likes doing it and that’s his way to show appreciation for the other sports on campus that he cares about.”
By Elizabeth Loutfi | Jan. 21, 2016
Pinkel will make $350,000 for the first two years of his new job.
By Katherine Knott | Dec. 11, 2015
At $2.35 million per year, Odom’s salary ranks last in Southeastern Conference.
By Alec Lewis , Bruno Vernaschi and Will Jarvis | Dec. 3, 2015
Revisit how a group of collegiate football players used its platform for change.
By Peter Baugh | Nov. 30, 2015
Columbia has the most athletes at Mizzou with 29. St. Louis closely follows with 27.
By Alyssa Bessasparis | Oct. 6, 2015
From show business to sports to journalism and more, former Tigers represent MU across the country.
By Jason Lowenthal | April 1, 2015
The average attendance at Mizzou football games last season was 65,285, which was 10th in the Southeastern Conference. Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin would like new Athletic Director Mack Rhoades to improve that ranking. Loftin spoke with reporters before spring break and said that he wants Rhoades to enhance the ...
By Michael Natelli | March 11, 2015
Mack Rhoades, introduced Tuesday, will replace Alden as athletic director in late April.
By Michael Natelli | March 8, 2015
Houston athletic director to succeed Mike Alden
Posted to UWire by Covey Eonyak Son on Nov. 24, 2014 at 4:53 p.m.
Residence halls will reopen their doors at 11 a.m. Friday for students returning from Thanksgiving break for the Missouri-Arkansas football game. Department of Residential Life Director Frankie Minor said this is the first time the university will reopen residence halls on Friday during break. “This is unusual for us ...
By Mitchell Forde | Oct. 23, 2014
I would like to say that as a student-athlete, I have to combat the “dumb jock” stereotype, but everyone pretty much expects swimmers to do well in school. Still, the demands of class can be hard to deal with in addition to swimming. At times, it can seem like we ...
By Mitchell Forde | Oct. 14, 2014
Mizzou Athletics hosts a spirit week to create athletic department camaraderie.
Sports Blog: Reiter arrested for DWI
Posted to Sports Blog by Aaron Reiss on Oct. 1, 2014 at 8:07 p.m.
David Reiter, an assistant athletic director for Mizzou Athletics, was arrested early Wednesday morning and charged with driving while intoxicated. According to Missouri State Highway Patrol records, Reiter was arrested in Odessa, Missouri, at 1:33 a.m. Wednesday. In addition to the driving while intoxicated charge, he is charged ...
By Aaron Reiss | Aug. 21, 2014
By federal law, the university has a legal responsibility to promptly respond in ways that protect the victim, end the discriminatory conduct and prevent it from recurring.
By Cameron La Fontaine | July 23, 2014
Football spokesman Chad Moller said students were turned away from games last season to reserve spots for groups.
Sports Blog: Faurot Field construction progress unveiled
Posted to Sports Blog by Jacob Bogage on April 19, 2014 at 10:08 p.m.
Construction on the east side of Memorial Stadium is on time and on budget, Executive Associate Athletic Director Tim Hickman said Saturday before Missouri’s Black and Gold football scrimmage. Hickman led media members on a hard hat tour of the stadium’s expansion that will increase the facility's ...
By Jacob Bogage | Jan. 26, 2014 | Updated Jan. 29, 2014 at 12:16 p.m.
MU announced Sunday morning that it will begin an investigation with the Columbia Police of the 2010 assault.
By Andrew Beasley | Feb. 1, 2013
The MU Athletics department has the second-highest graduation rate in the SEC.
Sports Blog: Missouri extends Alden through 2019
Posted to Sports Blog by Seth Boster on Aug. 30, 2012 at 10:34 a.m.
MU Chancellor Brady Deaton announced the extension of Athletic Director Mike Alden’s contract by two years through June 2019 on Thursday morning. “Mike has provided important leadership during a time of transition of conferences,” Deaton said in a news release of Alden, who has been at the helm of ...
Sports Blog: Watch: Meiners bench presses 'new school record'
Posted to Sports Blog by Seth Boster on July 17, 2012 at 12:05 a.m.
In a video uploaded to YouTube late Monday night, Missouri senior offensive lineman Jack Meiners was shown bench-pressing 505 pounds, which, proclaimed by strength and conditioning coaches in the video, is a new school record. The school’s athletics department does not provide official documentation of lifting records. “Congrats to ...
By Seth Boster | June 26, 2012
The $200 million plan was jump-started after the department received the second-largest single donation in MU history.
Posted to Sports Blog by Seth Boster on June 25, 2012 at 4:40 p.m.
Details into the University of Missouri’s expected facility upgrades following the school’s acceptance into the lucrative Southeastern Conference will be presented to the UM Board of Curators during Tuesday’s meeting in Columbia. A Board of Curators document states the athletic department is devoting $72 million to the ...
Sports Blog: BCS commissioners agree on four-team playoff
Posted to Sports Blog by Seth Boster on June 20, 2012 at 8:55 p.m.
BCS commissioners emerged from their most recent formal meeting in Chicago on Wednesday, their sixth since January, and delivered a consensus decision regarding the future of college football’s postseason. All 11 commissioners stood behind Notre Dame athletic director Jack Swarbrick--who filled in for BCS Executive Director Bill Hancock--when he ...
Sports Blog: Missouri tops Big 12, SEC in APR
Posted to Sports Blog by Seth Boster on June 20, 2012 at 5:00 p.m.
Unlike 15 athletic programs across the country, Missouri will find no reason to panic behind the NCAA’s Academic Progress Rate (APR) numbers, released Wednesday afternoon. While the three-time national champion Connecticut basketball team of the Big East Conference received confirmation of the reason for its 2013 March Madness ban ...
Posted to Sports Blog by Seth Boster on June 11, 2012 at 11:00 p.m.
Levi McLean Franklin Coolley, a 33-year-old fan who regularly traveled with the Missouri men’s basketball team on flights to NCAA Tournament destinations since 2009, is one of eight people from Columbia facing federal drug charges for a suspected cocaine ring in Boone County. The Columbia Tribune first reported ties ...
Sports Blog: Missouri names Gillin deputy athletic director
Posted to Sports Blog by Seth Boster on May 1, 2012 at 3:02 p.m.
The MU Department of Athletics has announced Doug Gillin as deputy athletic director, as named by Athletics Director Mike Alden on Tuesday. Gillen, 42, returns to Columbia since serving as the department’s assistant marketing director from 1995-97 and as general manager as Mizzou Sports Properties from 1997-99. "We are ...
By Seth Boster | April 17, 2012
The Tigers introduced new uniforms for five athletic teams at Saturday’s Black and Gold Game.
By Nate Atkins | April 14, 2012
Missouri introduced new uniforms for five different sports at Saturday's Black and Gold football game.
By Nate Atkins | Feb. 24, 2012
The athletics department's game day changes look to make Missouri competitive in the SEC.
By Pat Iversen | Feb. 21, 2012
MU Athletics Director Mike Alden announced changes to pricing and game day operations Monday.
Posted to Sports Blog by Nate Atkins on Feb. 20, 2012 at 5:46 p.m.
As the MU Athletics Department makes its change in leagues from the Big 12 Conference to the Southeastern Conference, it will also change the way it handles football events. In a direct letter to "Tiger Nation" on Monday, Athletic Director Mike Alden outlined financial and logistical changes to football games ...
By Nate Atkins | Feb. 14, 2012
Five athletes were among the 39 students who received the prestigious annual award.
By Nick Ehrhard | Feb. 11, 2012
Former Tiger stars were inducted at the ceremony Friday night.
Sports Blog: MU announces new Athletics Hall of Fame class of six
Posted to Sports Blog by Mihir Bhagat on Jan. 9, 2012 at 10:12 p.m.
MU announced its 2011 Intercollegiate Athletics Hall of Fame inductees Monday. The class consists of six former standout student-athletes. Former Tiger Ben Askren wrestled from 2004 to 2007, and might be the most dominant overall athlete in school history. During his time at the school, he won two NCAA titles ...
By Ian Servantes | Oct. 4, 2011
This was the first year the camp was held.
By Ian Servantes | Oct. 2, 2011
This was the first year the camp was held.
Posted to Sports Blog by Pat Iversen on Sept. 20, 2011 at 2:08 p.m.
[UPDATE] The St. Louis Post Dispatch's Vahe Gregorian reports SEC associate commissioner Charles Bloom as saying, "The SEC has not extended an invitation to any school beyond Texas A&M since it extended invitations to Arkansas and South Carolina." The University of Missouri has been offered a spot in ...
By Caitlin Holland | Sept. 9, 2011
At least one spectator was taken to the hospital because of dehydration.
Posted to On Campus by Kia Farhang on Aug. 12, 2011 at 10:08 a.m.
The MU Athletics Life Skills program changed its name to the Student-Athlete Development program. According to a post on the newly-renamed program’s Facebook page, the name change is one step in a large “restructuring” of the program. The program is using its Facebook page to reach out to athletes ...
By Kelsey Taff | Aug. 3, 2011
The facility is nearing its completion deadline of August 2011.
By Hunter Woodall | July 6, 2011
No final decisions have been made regarding an increase.
By Pat Iversen | July 6, 2011
A student season ticket combo is available online for $230.
By Matthew Flores | June 1, 2011
More than 950 Student Ticket Combos have been sold already.
By Nassim Benchaabane | May 28, 2011
The Athletics Department led the Big 12 Conference in six different sports in this year’s Academic Progress Rate review released by NCAA. “Leading the Big 12 is an expectation we have,” Athletics Department spokesman Chad Moller said. “We were expecting very good results and we were very pleased.” The ...
Posted to On Campus by Jimmy Hibsch on May 24, 2011 at 11:13 a.m.
In an effort to alleviate the damage inflicted upon Joplin after Monday's tornado, the Athletics Department announced it is setting up bins where people can donate children's food and sanitary items. The bins will be available Wednesday on the east concourse of the Hearnes Center, and will be ...
Posted to On Campus by Jimmy Hibsch on May 11, 2011 at 10:50 a.m.
Late Tuesday evening, St. Louis sports talk show host John Marecek took to Twitter to reveal some news about MU athletics. “Tune into @thebig550 KTRS this morning at 7:20 for a big announcement,” he tweeted. The next morning, he announced that Mizzou Sports Properties, MU’s media partner, had ...
By Brandon Grammer | May 3, 2011
Draft selections of Smith and Gabbert could lead to added benefits to various aspects of MU.
By Ryan Hood | April 8, 2011
Notable former Tigers who participated in the program include J.T. Tiller and Brad Smith.
By Megan Hager | March 18, 2011
For administrators, certain crimes raise more concerns than others.
By Kari Paul | March 18, 2011
Although total graduation has improved, black athletes are still left behind.
By Kate Grumke | March 8, 2011
Five of 120 D1A athletics directors are women.
By Jimmy Hibsch | Feb. 25, 2011
MU generated $55.7 million in revenue between July 2009 and June 2010.
By Nicole Krasavage | Feb. 15, 2011
MU Athletics and Health Care are working together to raise funds and awareness.
By Nicole Krasavage | Feb. 11, 2011
MU Athletics and Health Care are working together to raise money and awareness.
By Jake Kreinberg | Jan. 25, 2011
Despite routing Iowa State 87-54 Saturday night, the Missouri men's basketball team received no points from its most underachieving recruit. He didn't even step onto the court. Instead, Tony Mitchell watched the Tigers play on television, biding his time in Dallas while the NCAA drags its feet deciding ...
By Tony Puricelli | Dec. 27, 2010
A victory for Missouri will result in the team's third-ever 11-win season.
By Tony Puricelli | Dec. 15, 2010
The bowl game is Dec. 28.
By Marie Mandelberg | Nov. 2, 2010
The national rate for NCAA Division I schools is 79 percent.
By Travis Cornejo | Oct. 19, 2010
Gameday's main set will sit in front of Jesse Hall and The Columns.
By Joyu Wang | Sept. 28, 2010
The partnership was announced Sept. 24.
By Mengti Xu | Sept. 28, 2010
The project is being funded by an anonymous donor.
By Kaitlyn Gibson | Sept. 28, 2010
The 10th annual Gold Ribbon Day brought patients and families to an MU football game.
By Samantha Sunne | Sept. 24, 2010
Out of seven arrests of MU athletes in the last year, four were made in August.
By Jordan Cook | Sept. 21, 2010
Attendance has steadily declined in the last two years.
By John Montesantos | Sept. 17, 2010
The doctors help players practice their focus for game day.
On Campus: MU athletics web browser theme now available
Posted to On Campus by Landon Kirlin on Sept. 14, 2010 at 3:27 p.m.
According to the MU Athletics Department website, The Mizzou Athletic Department launched its own football web browser theme in partnership with CBSSports.com. The Missouri Tigers browser theme features breaking news content, direct access to the athletics website and social connections via Facebook. The theme is compatible with Internet Explorer ...
By Ana Stock | Sept. 14, 2010
Changes were enacted to speed up entrance into Memorial Stadium at MU’s first home football game.
By John Montesantos | Sept. 5, 2010
A strong second half resulted in a come-from-behind win for the Tigers.
By Zach Mink | Sept. 3, 2010
The senior ends his college career with 2,085 yards and 28 touchdowns.
By now, it’s probably safe to assume everybody and their mother knows what’s going on with Derrick Washington: He has been charged with felony sexual assault, permanently suspended from the football team, his arraignment is in late September, and he is keeping his scholarship to finish his last ...
Sports Blog: Washington permanently suspended from team
Posted to Sports Blog by Zach Mink on Sept. 1, 2010 at 12:27 p.m.
Senior tailback Derrick Washington has been permanently suspended from the Missouri Tigers football team, Athletics Department spokesman Chad Moller said. "Derrick Washington has been permanently suspended from the University of Missouri football program," Moller said in a news release Tuesday. "Nothing about this decision will affect his existing athletic scholarship ...
By Steven Dickherber | Aug. 31, 2010
More than 100 schools in the Football Bowl Subdivision lost money on football.
By Alicia Stice and Zach Mink | Aug. 31, 2010
Four Tigers football players have been arrested this month.
By Zach Mink | Aug. 27, 2010
The Missouri Tigers' first game is Sept. 4 against Illinois.
By Alex Silverman | Aug. 27, 2010
The department hopes new ticket scanners will speed up entry into the stadium.
By Keith Reid-Cleveland | Aug. 24, 2010
A sports network could be operational in three to five years.
By Allison Prang | July 7, 2010
Big 12 schools’ athletics departments spend an average of $124,000 per athlete each year.
By Kahler Billingherst | July 7, 2010
Students' Academic Progress Rates ranked behind only the University of Colorado.
By Pat Iversen | July 7, 2010
Despite the absence of Colorado and Nebraska, coaches say the conference will remain strong.
By Zach Miller | May 4, 2010
The award ceremony started with a red carpet arrival of athletes.
By Zachary Murdock | April 13, 2010
The MU student-athlete graduation rate ranks highly in the Big 12.
By John Montesantos | April 9, 2010
Robin Pingeton, formerly of Illinois State, will lead the Tigers.
By Zach Toombs | Dec. 1, 2009
The department was one of 25 major college programs to profit in 2008.