MU Tigers

Missouri’s losing streak stretches to four games

It was another tough week for the Missouri men’s basketball team, a refrain that is getting all-too-familiar yet again. The Tigers suffered a brutal 66-64 home loss to Texas A&M on Tuesday, and then were routed 74-51 at West Virginia on Saturday in the Big 12-SEC challenge.  Missouri (9-10, 1-5 in SEC through Sunday) lost

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Missouri’s offense takes off against Florida

Sometimes, even when you know college basketball is a wild and unpredictable sport, it can still surprise you. That was the case Saturday night, when Missouri’s otherwise languishing offense exploded for 91 points in a 91-75 home win over Florida. The Tigers (9-6, 1-2 in SEC play through Sunday) had not been a particularly good

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Missouri earns Braggin’ Rights with win over Illinois

It’s another year of Braggin’ Rights for the Missouri Tigers. Missouri churned out a 63-56 win over Illinois in a defense-dominated Braggin’ Rights game, the two schools’ annual December matchup in St. Louis.  The victory made it back-to-back wins for Missouri in holiday series, and it was the best win of the season so far

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Missouri heads to STL for braggin’ rights game Saturday

Missouri men’s basketball has had an up-and-down start to the season as they head into their anticipated Braggin’ Rights game with Illinois Saturday (noon on SEC Network), the annual holiday season barometer of how the Tigers are looking. The annual neutral-site game with the Illini at Enterprise Center in St. Louis features a lively atmosphere

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Mizzou football coach hired

After a busy week of coaching search news, Missouri hired Eliah Drinkwitz to be its next head football coach.  It’s always exciting when your team hires a new coach, but Drinkwitz, 36, is a relatively new and young head coach who brings a lot of potential. He is far from a proven commodity, but he

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Football lands All-District honors

The Central Missouri All-District football players for Class 3 were announced last week. Southern Boone High School landed six players on the list. First team honorees are Senior Tristan John at running back. John had 1,733 rushing yards on 182 carries, 112 receiving yards and 25 touchdowns for the season. First team defense lineman honors

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MU loses fifth straight, faces Arkansas on Black Friday

On a cold and challenging night at Faurot Field, Missouri lost 24-20 to Tennessee, stretching the Tigers’ losing streak to five games.   It was a tough night to be a Tiger fan, sitting on a cold metal bench watching their team’s spiral slowly continue. Tennessee scored a touchdown to go ahead with 22 seconds left

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Georgia shuts out Missouri, Tigers host Gators next

Saturday was one of those picturesque college football days in the South. Bulldog and Tiger fans filled Georgia’s campus in Athens for pregame tailgating and revelry amongst the fall colors and old buildings.  Sanford Stadium had a hot crowd for a game under the lights in one of the SEC’s classic venues, “Between the Hedges.”

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