Archive | December, 2016

Mizzou women’s basketball blows big lead, loses to SLU

Jaelin White, 23 Sports

Thursday, December 22—

Wednesday, Mizzou’s women’s basketball team traveled to St. Louis to face the Saint Louis Billikens. The Tigers fell short of a victory to Saint Louis by a score of 72-61. Their record is … Read the rest

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Puryear powers through Illini, but Tigers fall short 75-66

Logan Ball, 23 Sports

Wednesday, December 21 –

Sophomore Kevin Puryear led the Tigers (5-6) valiantly, but Mizzou still lost in the 36th annual Braggin’ Rights rivalry game against the heavily favored Illinois Fighting Illini (10-3).

While they did keep … Read the rest

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Cox leads number five Tigers over Kent State and Appalachian State

Aaron Carter, 23 Sports

Wednesday, December 21—

Senior J’den Cox was dominant in the double-header Wednesday night as the fifth-ranked Tigers defeated Kent State and No. 22 Appalachian State. Cox cemented himself into the wrestling record books on Wednesday by … Read the rest

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Tigers hold on to beat UC-Riverside, stay undefeated at home

Maddie Boccardi, 23 Sports

Tuesday, December 20—

The Missouri women’s basketball team (10-3) remained home as they continued their four-game home stretch when they took on UC-Riverside. The Tigers extended their season-high winning streak to four games after beating UC-Riverside … Read the rest

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Maize, Illinois looking for rebirth in 36th Braggin’ Rights Game

Logan Ball, 23 Sports

Monday, December 16 –

The annual Braggin’ Rights game is back in St. Louis for game number 36 of the storied rivalry between the Missouri Tigers and the Illinois Fighting Illini. The game was first played … Read the rest

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Mizzou women’s basketball streaking after win against UT-Martin

Logan Ball, 23 Sports

Saturday, December 17 –

With an 11-point victory over UT-Martin (3-8), the Missouri Tigers (9-3) now have their first three-game win streak of the 2016-2017 season.

The ladies owe the streak to senior Sierra Michaelis, who … Read the rest

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Mizzou hoopsters fall flat again, upset by Eastern Illinois

Kyle Hay, 23 Sports

Saturday, December 17—

Saturday evening, the Missouri Tigers (5-4) took on the Eastern Illinois Panthers (6-4) at Mizzou Arena. The Tigers were coming off a disappointing 79-60 loss at home to the Arizona Wildcats and were … Read the rest

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Mizzou wrestling rebounds with big win over Ohio

Justin Bjorseth, 23 Sports

Monday, December 12—

On Sunday, Missouri faced a new test: rebounding from a loss. Their trip to the Buckeye State concluded with a trip to Athens, Ohio, to face the Ohio Bobcats. The resurgent Tigers turned … Read the rest

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Mizzou volleyball knocked out of NCAA Tournament

Jameshia Sumlin, 23 Sports

Saturday, December 10–

Missouri’s Carly Kan had an outstanding Sweet 16 performance Friday during the match against Minnesota. However, it wasn’t enough for Mizzou to pull out a victory against Minnesota. They took a 3-1 victory, thus ending Mizzou’s … Read the rest

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Mizzou blown out by Arizona

Mizzou blown out by Arizona

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Kyle Hay, 23 Sports

Saturday, December 10—

Saturday morning, the Missouri Tigers men’s basketball team took on the No. 20 Arizona Wildcats after back-to-back wins against Western Kentucky and Miami (OH). Even though the Tigers were … Read the rest

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