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COLUMN: 2018: The Season of Change

Logan Franz, 23 Sports This offseason has been the season of change for the Chicago Bears. They’re getting used to a change at the quarterback position in Mitchell Trubisky. They experienced a changing of the guard at head coach, firing John Fox and hiring former Chiefs offensive coordinator Matt Nagy. It’s been a productive offseason […]

Michael Porter – A Rookie Perspective in the NBA

Keegan Hartman, 23 Sports Michael Porter Jr. joined the Missouri Tiger family back in March of 2017 after decommitting from the University of Washington due to the departure of former coach Lorenzo Romar, whom Porter had developed a strong relationship with in part because Porter’s father, Michael Porter Sr., was an assistant coach for Romar. […]

COLUMN: The King equals His Airness? The James vs. Jordan Debate

Walter Fields, 23 Sports Ever since LeBron earned his second title, there has been this constant question that surrounds James whenever his name is brought up in any discussion. Is he the G.O.A.T.? The question is brought up constantly when talking about The King and His Airness, LeBron James and Michael Jordan. For the longest time […]

Mizzou recruits quarterback of the future

Logan Franz, 23 Sports  Mizzou has recruited the quarterback that might well be Drew Lock’s successor. With Lock leaving for the NFL draft after this year, the Tigers will need a new quarterback to step in and take charge and they’ve found just the right guy for the job.  Connor Bazelak is a 3-star quarterback from Dayton, Ohio. Per Rivals, […]

All Aboard the Shohei Ohtani Hype Train

Ben Clanin, 23 Sports For the past few days I have been sitting around trying to figure out what I was going to write for the column this week and the one thing that has kept coming to my mind was the biggest headline grabber in the MLB since Trout and Harper got the call […]

Mizzou Softball Picks up First SEC Series Victory

Chance Sticklen, 23 Sports Heading into their sixth SEC series, the Mizzou softball team had yet to pick up a series win in their conference play. The nearly five-week drought came to end on Saturday though, as the Tigers defense only allowed No. 8 Auburn to tally five runs over the two-day series, picking up […]

Mizzou Track and Field Wins Four Events at John McDonnell Invitational

Seth Pollock, 23 Sports The Missouri track and field team competed in 13 events at the John McDonnell Invitational in Fayetteville, Arkansas on Friday and Saturday, seven on the track and six on the field. In four of those field events Missouri was able to bring home victory, and overall the Tigers had 11 top […]

Mizzou Tennis Drops Twelfth Straight SEC Match Against No. 31 Tennessee

Chance Sticklen 23 Sports With only two matches left to go in SEC play, the Mizzou tennis team is still in search for their first conference win. On Thursday, the Tigers traveled east to Knoxville to square off against No. 31 Tennessee. The Volunteers were too strong for the Tigers though, handing Mizzou a 4-0 […]

Rice’s Dominant Showing Lifts Missouri to Shutout Victory Over Omaha

Josiah Schueneman, 23 Sports Reporter Lauren Rice tossed a complete game shutout, allowing just one hit and one walk while striking out four batters as the Missouri Tigers rolled to a 6-0 victory over Omaha on Wednesday. The Mavericks could not muster any kind of offense in this ballgame as Rice was in the zone […]

Mizzou Baseball Scores Comeback Victory over Missouri State

Seth Pollock, 23 Sports Missouri Baseball has struggled against their main in state rival, Missouri State, in recent years. Going in to Tuesday’s match-up, they had lost six out of their last seven against the Bears, and they hadn’t won at Missouri State since 2013. By the fourth inning, with a 5-1 lead, it looked […]

Mizzou Men’s Golf Claims Third First-Place Finish of Regular Season

Chance Sticklen, 23 Sports It had been exactly twelve days since the Mizzou mens golf team had seen the links ahead of this years Tiger Invitational. Over a two day stretch on Monday and Tuesday, the squad captured their second consecutive title at the invite, posting a -25 under par score (839), 11 strokes clear […]

Mizzou Drops Series Against Alabama

Ben Clanin, 23 Sports The No. 18 Missouri Tigers baseball team dropped two games out of three against the Alabama Crimson Tide over the weekend in their last home series before they hit the road once again. The lost 2-1 in the first game, but came out strong the second game by a score 1-0 […]

Mizzou Tennis Nearly gets back on Track Against Alabama

Emerson Stephens, 23 Sports The Missouri Tiger tennis team took the courts Sunday against Alabama with hopes of snapping a 10 game losing streak. Despite a strong start, the team eventually fell to the Crimson Tide by a score of 4-2. The doubles event saw the Tigers come out on top as they won the […]

Mizzou Softball Drops Two of Three at No. 5 Georgia

Seth Pollock, 23 Sports The Missouri softball team continued their up and down season over the weekend in Athens, Georgia, winning one of three contests and hanging in just long enough for it to hurt in the other two. After blowing a sixth inning lead on Friday, the Tigers were led by Lauren Rice’s complete […]

No. 18 Missouri Crushes Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Behind Offensive Explosion

Josiah Schueneman, 23 Sports Reporter The No. 18 Missouri Tigers, behind six players recording two hits each, blew out the SIU-Edwardsville Cougars 12-1 on Wednesday at Taylor Stadium. Steven Pattan was the lone bright spot for the Cougars, going 2-for-3 in the ballgame. Brock Weimer went 1-for-3 and drove in the lone run for SIU-Edwardsville while […]

Missouri Women’s Golf Finishes Sixth at Bruzzy Challenge

Seth Pollock, 23 Sports The Missouri women’s golf competed in the Bruzzy Challenge at Maridoe Golf Club in Carrollton, Texas on Monday and Tuesday. Mizzou finished among the top half of the teams competing, finishing sixth out 15. The tournament, hosted by the University of North Texas, featured eight teams from the Lone Star State, […]

Missouri Baseball Captures Series Win at Auburn

Roberto Soltero, 23 Sports The Missouri Tigers baseball team won two of three games against the Auburn Tigers in their third SEC series of the season. The Tigers showed why they are the No. 25 team in the country, picking up a pair of road wins against a ranked opponent. The team has been great around the […]

Mizzou Track and Field Recorded 19 Top-Five Finishes in Oxford

Ben Clanin, 23 Sports The Missouri Tigers Track and Field team had a phenomenal showing in Oxford Mississippi at the Ole Miss Classic. The team had 19 top-five finishes, including 13 of those in the field events. Sophomore Allie Webb and Samantha Farmer both tallied top 10 marks for the program as well. Webb set […]

No. 25 Mizzou Baseball Series Recap vs Mississippi State

Ben Clanin, 23 Sports For the first time in program history the Missouri Tigers won a series against the Mississippi State Bulldogs. They took the first game 4-1 behind a strong performance from TJ Sikkema, the dropped the second game of the series 3-1, then won the series finale in walk-off fashion, 5-4. In their […]

Allie Webb and Samantha Farmer finish strong in Ole Miss Classic

Chance Sticklen, 23 Sports The Mizzou men’s and women’s track and field teams traveled nearly 2,300 miles over the last two days, competing in the Stanford Invitational on Friday and then they were off to Oxford, Mississippi where both teams participated in the Ole Miss Classic. After a stellar performance from senior Karissa Schweizer, who […]