Undefeated Columbia Men's Soccer advances to semi-finals
Posted on 4 December 2019 at 9:23pm
IRVINE, CALIFORNIA - The Columbia Cougars men's soccer team is still undefeated after its 2-0 quarterfinal win over Oklahoma Wesleyan on Wednesday.
The first half was a battle that ended with Oklahoma up 1-0. Columbia came close to putting up the first point, but the Eagles starting goalie, Alex Vidizzoni, made the save.
Central Methodist volleyball keeps on fighting
Posted on 4 December 2019 at 4:45pm
SIOUX CITY, IA - Central Methodist volleyball has made the sweet 16 after a victorious match up in the NAIA Women's Volleyball National Championship.
The no. 12 ranked team won 3-0 against Indiana University-Kokomo. The Eagles made their stance with a 7 point lead in the first set. They made another stand out start in the third set with a 12-1 lead.
Mizzou suffers disappointing defeat to Charleston Southern
Posted on 3 December 2019 at 10:08pm
COLUMBIA - Mizzou's losing streak extends to three games with a 68-60 loss to Charleston Southern.
The Tigers were careless with the ball in this game, turning it over 16 times, while also shooting just 15.4 percent from the three point line. Charleston Southern shot 45.5 percent from the three, with four players ending in double figures.
Fuentes earns AVCA Player of the Week
Posted on 3 December 2019 at 5:41pm
COLUMBIA- Following a rewarding Monday for the Mizzou volleyball red shirt sophomore, Andrea Fuentes was met with some more good news Tuesday morning.
After being named the SEC Player of the Week and Setter of Week Monday, Fuentes now claims the AVCA Division 1 Player of the Week award following match ups against Ole Miss and LSU this past week.
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MU football attendance rises for the first time since 2014
Posted on 3 December 2019 at 3:26pm
COLUMBIA - Despite a disappointing end to the year, MU football has reasons to be optimistic for the future.
MU football attendance increased by 5% in 2019.
Manfred meets with Bernie Sanders over minor league proposal
Posted on 3 December 2019 at 5:42am
NEW YORK (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders met Monday with baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred to discuss MLB’s proposal to that would drop 42 minor league teams from their leagues after the 2020 season.
MLB is negotiating a new agreement with the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues, the governing body of the minors. The initial proposal primarily would impact lower-level teams in short-season leagues.
Royals agree with LHP Montgomery on $3.1 million contract
Posted on 3 December 2019 at 5:16am
The Royals and left-hander Mike Montgomery have agreed to a $3.1 million contract for next season to avoid salary arbitration.
The club’s once-heralded prospect returned to Kansas City last season as part of a trade with the Cubs. He went 2-7 with a 4.64 ERA down the stretch.
Blues dominate Blackhawks on their way to a 4-0 shutout
Posted on 2 December 2019 at 11:39pm
CHICAGO - The Blues travelled to Chicago Monday night to take on the struggling Blackhawks.
St. Louis, coming off a three game win streak, would look to continue their momentum tonight.
Numbers to know: Mizzou football coach search
Posted on 2 December 2019 at 10:54pm
COLUMBIA - Missouri football is in need of a new head coach after MU Athletic Director Jim Sterk fired Barry Odom on Saturday. Here are three numbers to know with Sterk in the middle of the coaching search.
$3.05 million - That was Barry Odom's guaranteed annual salary for this past season until he was fired Saturday. That ranked 47th among FBS coaches this past season. Even though the athletic department has to deal with some financial obstacles, Athletic Director Jim Sterk says there is a range of what MU is able to pay depending on experience and success of coaching candidates.