Archive | November, 2016

Mizzou men’s basketball misses the mark against NC Central

Mizzou men's basketball misses the mark against NC Central

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Justin Bjorseth, 23 Sports

Monday, November 28—

The Missouri Tigers men’s basketball squad suffered a setback in the early non- conference season Monday night. The Eagles of North Carolina Central stormed into Mizzou Arena and came Read the rest

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MU campus health officer advises student leaders on mumps

By Jacob Cavaiani, 23News Reporter

This article has been updated to reflect a more recent count of the number of students that have mumps. Updated information about MSA’s response has also been added. 

MU student leaders are advised to cancel nonessential … Read the rest

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Missouri volleyball takes home SEC title

Nathalie Jones, 23 Sports

Sunday, November 27—

The Missouri Tigers volleyball team (25-5, 16-2 SEC) defeated the Tennessee Volunteers (17-14, 7-11 SEC) to claim part of the SEC championship alongside co-champion Florida. With a great showing of regular season play, … Read the rest

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Defensive line coach Jackie Shipp dismissed from Mizzou football

Jameshia Sumlin, 23 Sports

Sunday, November 27–

Missouri has fired defensive line coach Jackie Shipp before the last game of the season against Arkansas.
Shipp’s dismissal was announced by Missouri Head Coach Barry Odom.
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Mizzou defense stifles Northwestern State

Aaron Carter, 23 Sports

Sunday, November 27—

The Mizzou men’s basketball team won their second consecutive game Saturday as the Tigers defeated Northwestern State 84-60. This win came a week after Mizzou’s only win during the Tire Pros Invitational in … Read the rest

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Women’s basketball stung by Yellow Jackets in the Bahamas

Logan Ball, 23 Sports

Saturday, November 26 –

The Mizzou women’s basketball team (4-2) could not finish strong in a close loss to Georgia Tech (6-0), 72-70. The Tigers beat Creighton in the first round of the Junkanoo Jam but … Read the rest

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Missouri completes largest second half comeback in 78 years, beats Arkansas

Missouri completes largest second half comeback in 78 years, beats Arkansas

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Jake Cookson, 23 Sports

Saturday, November 26—

Missouri overcame a 17-point deficit at halftime in Friday’s Battle Line Rivalry game, marking their largest comeback since the 1938 season. The Tigers defeated the Razorbacks 28-24 to finish … Read the rest

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Mizzou volleyball sweeps 13th match of season

Jaelin White, 23 Sports

Thursday, November 24—

Mizzou’s volleyball team traveled to Athens, Georgia, to take on the Georgia Bulldogs on Wednesday. The Tigers beat the Bulldogs 3-0, improving their record to 24-5 overall and 15-2 in the SEC.

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Mizzou athletics under investigation for academic fraud

Nathalie Jones, 23 Sports

Wednesday, November 23—

The NCAA launched an investigation on the University of Missouri this week due to allegations of academic fraud. The accusations were aimed at the tutoring of Missouri’s athletes. As more information came out … Read the rest

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Medal of Honor recipient speaks to student veterans in honor of Veterans Day

President of the Mizzou Student Veterans Association David Emily attended Kyle White’s talk[/caption]

By 23News Reporter Anna Kohls

Columbia residents, Boy Scouts and student veterans gathered to hear a Medal of Honor recipient speak in honor of Veterans Day Thursday, … Read the rest

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