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Mizzou Takes Home Four All-SEC Awards

COLUMBIA, Mo. — Mizzou Track & Field garnered four All-SEC honors, the league office announced following the conclusion of the SEC Outdoor Track & Field Championships in College Station, Texas. Headlining the honorees was freshman Mitch Weber (Saint Clair, Minn.), who received two All-SEC nods in addition to the silver medal …

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Mizzou Suffers One-Run Loss to Kansas

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Mizzou Baseball (14-34) brought the potential winning run to the plate on Tuesday night, but was unable to complete the comeback in a 9-8 loss to Kansas (29-24) at Taylor Stadium. Kansas claimed the early lead as a catcher’s interference and an error allowed an unearned run to …

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Tigers Send Two to Podium, Set New School Record

COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Mizzou Track & Field wrapped up the final day of the 2021 SEC Championships Saturday, putting two athletes on the podium and setting a new school record in the women’s triple jump. In the team tallies, the women finished tenth with 26 points while the men finished …

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Mizzou Baseball Upsets No. 3 Mississippi State 7-6

STARKVILLE, Miss. – Mizzou Baseball (13-33, 6-20 SEC) stunned No. 3 Mississippi State (36-12, 17-9 SEC) with a ninth-inning run to earn the 7-6 victory over the Bulldogs on Friday night at Dudy Noble Field.   Mizzou jumped to the early lead with a two-out, two-run single from senior Mark …

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Mizzou Track & Field Sends Two to Finals, Sets a School Record

COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Mizzou Track & Field continued its three-day conference championship meet Friday, completing 10 events while setting two final-qualifying marks and a new school record on the track. In the final event of the night, redshirt junior Melissa Menghini (Fenton, Mo.) shattered her own school record in the …

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MIZZOU ATHLETICS’ TRADEMARK PROGRAM SET TO ASSIST STUDENT-ATHLETES

COLUMBIA, Mo. – With the passage of legislation allowing student-athletes to capitalize on their Name, Image and Likeness (NIL) by the Missouri State legislature Friday now awaiting Governor Mike Parson’s signature, the unique and personalized TradeMark program Mizzou first announced last fall will provide its student-athletes with the education and …

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Football Celebrates 2021 Spring Graduates

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Mizzou football saw 10 of its student-athletes participate in University commencement activities, held May 7-9 and May 14-16, at Mizzou Arena and Hearnes Arena. Tight end Kibet Chepyator and linebacker Chance May earned their degrees in business administration from the Trulaske College of Business.  Angel Matute – an …

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Mizzou Hosts Kansas to Open Final Week of Regular Season

Mizzou Hosts Kansas in Rivalry Rematch OPPONENT LOCATION DAY TIME (CT) WATCH LISTEN STATS Kansas Taylor Stadium Tuesday, May 18 6 pm SEC Network Radio Stats COLUMBIA, Mo. – Mizzou Baseball (14-33, 7-20 SEC) returns to Taylor Stadium after taking 2-of-3 from No. 3 Mississippi State this weekend to host rival …

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Mizzou Softball to Host Regional for First Time Since 2016

COLUMBIA, Mo. – For the first time since 2016 and the 11th time overall, Mizzou Softball is hosting an NCAA Regional in Columbia. Coach Larissa Anderson’s Tigers, 38-15 overall and 15-9 in the Southeastern Conference, received the 8th overall seed in the 2021 NCAA Tournament when pairings were announced Sunday …

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