General News. #Chillin4Charity - Mizzou's Mike Alden & Ashley Moore
Mizzou Director of Athletics Mike Alden and Director of External Engagement Ashley Moore recently participated in the "Chillin4Charity" campaign to help raise funds and awareness for the Kay Yow Cancer Fund.
Football. Non-Conference Single Game Tickets on Sale This Week
Single-game tickets for Mizzou Football's three non-conference home games, along with mini-plan options that include select Southeastern Conference home games, will go on sale Thursday.
M. Basketball. Get To Know Torren Jones
A fan favorite, Torren Jones returns for his sophomore season at Mizzou after a strong finish to his rookie campaign in 2013-14. A native of Arizona, Jones topped double figures in minutes played in 10 of his final 11 games, including a career high 22 minutes in the National Invitation Tournament finale vs. Southern Miss. Jones also scored a career high eight points in wins against Tennessee and Mississippi State and grabbed a career high 11 boards at Auburn.
Single-game Missouri football tickets on sale this week
Track. Two Tigers to Represent Home Countries at IAAF World Juniors
Two Tigers will represent their home countries on the international stage this week, as sophomore Jerrad Mason (Barbados) and incoming-freshman John Warren (U.S.) take on the IAAF World Junior Championships in Eugene, Ore. Events at Historic Hayward Field will kick off on Tuesday and continue through Sunday, with Mason and Warren hitting the track on Wednesday and Friday, respectively.
M. Swimming. Tigers Conclude Action at Speedo Champions Series Sectional Meets
Members of the Mizzou swimming and diving team competed at the Speedo Champions Series Section (LCM) meets last week. A host of Tigers swam at the Central Section at Mizzou's Mizzou Aquatic Center, July 16-19, while two Tigers competed at the Western Sectional in Mt. Hood, Ore., July 15-19.
Thomas, Reedy qualify for U.S. Diving Championships
Missouri divers Clark Thomas and Lauren Reedy qualified for the U.S. Championships with wins over the weekend in the USA Diving Zone C National Preliminaries in Dallas.
M. Swimming. Clark Thomas Wins 3-Meter at USA Diving National Preliminaries
Mizzou diver Clark Thomas earned a spot at August's 2014 AT&T USA Diving National Championships with a win on the 3-meter at last weekend's USA Diving Zone C National Preliminaries at SMU's A.R. Barr Pool in Dallas, Texas. Thomas became the second Tiger diver to qualify for the National Championships, joining Lauren Reedy.
Baseball. Mizzou Baseball Announces Hitting Experience
Mizzou baseball has announced the Mizzou Hitting Experience, a brand new competitive learning experience for children in grades 5-12. The experience is designed to help baseball players learn and grow as hitters. Our belief is that we must learn how to compete and we must learn how to push ourselves to become great. With the hitting experience, hitters will have a great opportunity to do just that. We also believe that the guest speakers that you will have an opportunity to hear speak will offer some advice, encouragement, expertise, etc., that will hopefully translate to becoming a better baseball player.
Academics. Former Tigers Student-Athletes Continue Their Academic Return To Mizzou
A recent hot topic inside the world of collegiate athletics is what happens to those individuals who decide to leave early and pursue their professional athletics career. In particular, what are the opportunities at-hand for student-athletes to return to their former university and complete their college degree?