Mizzou Sports

This Week in the SEC for Nov. 1, 2014

Here's a preview of SEC football games scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014.

Missouri rolls in exhibition opener

Against William Jewell

COLUMBIA — Two teams combined for 31 turnovers, a referee called a player out of bounds because he stepped past a volleyball court line, and the scoreboard frequently malfunctioned — and not because of a surplus of points.

Crunch time in SEC

Conference teams relying on defense

COLUMBIA, S.C. — It’s the time of year when SEC teams seem to start flexing their defensive muscle.

John Kadlec dies at 86

'Mr. Mizzou'

COLUMBIA — Missouri director of athletics Mike Alden spoke Wednesday night about John Kadlec, the only person Alden ever worked with who was verbally committed to a lifetime contract. Kadlec died Wednesday morning at the age of 86.

Missouri's Webb lets his play do the talking

Braylon Webb isn’t the loudest player on the Missouri football team.

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Missouri run game strong against Vanderbilt

It wasn’t hard to figure out Missouri’s offensive gameplan against Vanderbilt on Saturday.

Tigers take strides against Commodores

MU posts 24-14 win

After an abysmal three games to open its Southeastern Conference schedule, Missouri’s offense needed to make improvements against a struggling Vanderbilt team Saturday.

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Sasser, Mauk lead Missouri past Vanderbilt 24-14

Bud Sasser scored two touchdowns and Russell Hansbrough added another to lead Missouri past Vanderbilt 24-14 Saturday and end a two-game home losing streak.

Missouri hosts Vanderbilt for Homecoming game

Missouri and Vanderbilt are in two very different postitions entering today’s game at Faurot Field.

Vanderbilt catches its breath

With off week before playing Saturday at Missouri

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Vanderbilt Commodores have had a chance to catch their breath during their first open date of the season, and now they hope they are in better shape to finish strong.

Tigers explode by forcing six turnovers after long drought

Missouri’s defense was playing well before the Tigers’ game against Florida on Saturday. In its first two Southeastern Conference games, Missouri had yet to allow 400 yards of offense to an opponent, despite spending a combined 78 minutes on defense.

This Week in the SEC for Oct. 25, 2014

Here's a preview of SEC football games scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014.

Boehm, many others in Black and Gold, rooting for Royal blue

Forget SungWoo Lee. Forget team-only meetings and improved focus. Maybe the real secret to the Kansas City Royals’ first playoff appearance and World Series run in 29 years is Missouri center Evan Boehm.

MU’s Ruise shines in native state

When Missouri linebacker Darvin Ruise intercepted Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel in the third quarter of Saturday’s game, Ruise knew only Driskel stood between him and the end zone.

Murphy’s big game makes him Missouri’s leader in return TDs

When Marcus Murphy joined a logjam of running backs at Missouri, the native of DeSoto, Texas, wanted to find a niche for himself.

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