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Women’s Basetball Adds Tilda Sjökvist

COLUMBIA, Mo. – University of Missouri women’s basketball has added transfer guard Tilda Sjökvist head coach Robin Pingeton announced on Monday. Sjökvist, a Big South Second Team All-Conference honoree, arrives to Missouri following two seasons at Presbyterian. Last year, she led the Blue Hose to a conference title and a second-round appearance in the NCAA Tournament. During her sophomore campaign, …

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Baseball Concludes Nonconference Slate Tuesday Against Lindenwood

COLUMBIA, Mo. – University of Missouri baseball wraps up the nonconference portion of its 2024 schedule with a 6 p.m. (CDT) matchup against Lindenwood Tuesday (April 30) evening at Taylor Stadium. The Tigers (19-26) are aiming to close out a successful month of April with a victory, following back-to-back midweek victories over Missouri State the last two weeks. MU brings …

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Men’s Basketball Signs Top-10 Transfer Mark Mitchell

The University of Missouri men’s basketball team added to its roster on Monday, signing a two-year starter from Duke in Mark Mitchell. Ranked as high as the No. 7 transfer nationally by CBS Sports, Mitchell started 67-of-68 games in his two seasons at Duke. The 6-foot-9 forward tallied 700 points with the Blue Devils, averaging 10.3 points and 5.2 rebounds …

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Mizzou Morning Matters: NFL Draft Edition

COLUMBIA, Mo. – The 2024 NFL draft is history — and it was a historic one for the Missouri Tigers. No, Mizzou didn’t break the program’s single-year record of seven draft selections, coming one short of the 1981 and 1943 drafts with six selections. But for just the sixth time since the NFL-AFL merger, the Tigers produced three of the …

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No. 14 Softball Secures Series Win Over No. 18 Mississippi State Sunday

COLUMBIA, Mo. – The No. 14/14 University of Missouri softball team (37-13, 10-10 SEC) took game two of its series with No. 18/18 Mississippi State (30-16, 9-11 SEC), 4-1, Sunday at the Mizzou Softball Stadium to secure the series win on Senior Day. The victory improves Missouri to 37-13 (10-10 SEC) in 2024, as MSU falls to 30-16 (9-11 SEC) …

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This Week in Cougar Sports

This Week in Cougar Sports Date Location Time  Event 4/29 Away All Day Men’s Golf at AMC Championships 4/30 Away All Day Men’s Golf at AMC Championships 4/30 Home 12:00 PM Softball at AMC Championships 4/30 Away TBD Baseball at AMC Championships 5/1 Home TBD Softball at AMC Championships 5/1 Away TBD Baseball at AMC Championships 5/1 Away All Day …

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No. 14 Softball Shuts Out No. 18 Mississippi State Saturday

COLUMBIA, Mo. – The No. 14/14 University of Missouri softball team (36-13, 9-10 SEC) opened its series with No. 18/18 Mississippi State (30-15, 9-10 SEC) with a 4-0 victory Saturday night at the Mizzou Softball Stadium. The victory makes MU 36-16 (9-10 SEC) in 2024, and the Bulldogs drop to 30-15 (9-10 SEC) for their campaign. Laurin Krings earned the …

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No. 3 Tennessee Completes Series Sweep of Baseball With 3-2 Decision

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – No. 3 Tennessee made a three-run first inning stand, riding another strong effort from its pitching staff to a 3-2 victory over University of Missouri baseball, wrapping up a three-game Southeastern Conference series sweep of the Tigers Saturday afternoon at Lindsey Nelson Stadium. Dean Curley’s two-out, two-run single capped the Volunteers’ decisive first-inning rally, and three UT …

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Carlies Heads To Indianapolis In Fifth Round Of NFL Draft

DETROIT – University of Missouri defensive back Jaylon Carlies was the fifth-round choice of the Indianapolis Colts with the 151st selection in the 2024 NFL Draft. Carlies, projected as a linebacker in the NFL, is the second MU player to go in the fifth round today, following defensive backfield mate Kris Abrams-Draine (Pick 145 / Denver) and is the first Tiger selected by …

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Abrams-Draine To Denver In Round Five Of NFL Draft

DETROIT – University of Missouri cornerback Kris Abrams-Draine was selected by Denver with the 145th pick in the fifth round of the NFL Draft. Denver has selected five players from Missouri all-time, most recently Albert Okwuegbunam in 2020. Abrams-Draine joins former Mizzou standout running back Tyler Badie on the Broncos roster. Abrams-Draine was named a Second-Team All-American and First-Team All-SEC cornerback …

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Jacksonville Tabs Foster In Round Four Of NFL Draft

DETROIT – University of Missouri offensive lineman Javon Foster was selected by Jacksonville with the 114th pick in the fourth round of the NFL Draft. He is the third Mizzou player drafted by the Jaguars and the first since quarterback Blake Gabbert (Round 1, 2011). Foster joins former Mizzou standouts Mitch Morse and DJ Coleman in Jacksonville. Foster was a three-year starter for …

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Hopper Chosen By Packers In Round Three Of NFL Draft

DETROIT – University of Missouri linebacker Ty’Ron Hopper was the third-round choice of the Green Bay Packers with pick 91 in the third round of the 2024 NFL Draft. Hopper is the third Mizzou player to be selected among the first 91 picks in this year’s draft, the first time since 2009 MU has had a selection in each of the first three …

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AUDIO: Laird Veatch introductory press conference

Laird Veatch

Mizzou’s next athletic director was introduced at the Stephens indoor football facility Friday. Hear from Laird Veatch, as well as MU chancellor Mun Choi and UM Board of Curators chair Robin Wenneker, in the full press conference audio below. You can also hear a one-on-one interview with the Tiger Radio Network’s Brad Tregnago, and media breakout sessions from Veatch and …

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Track and Field Completes Second Day of Ward Haylett Invitational

MANHATTAN, Kan. — The University of Missouri Track and Field squad completed Friday’s action at Kansas State’s Ward Haylett Invitational. Throughout the day, the Tigers claimed seven victories, 20 total podium positions and eight new personal bests. Skylar Coffey highlighted the day for Mizzou, clinching the shot put by tallying a mark of 18.31m, slotting him into 10th position on MU’s all-time …

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No. 3 Tennessee Holds Off Baseball’s Comeback Bid, 3-2

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – No. 3 Tennessee rode seven strong innings from Drew Beam and a shutdown performance from its bullpen to a 3-2 victory over University of Missouri baseball, clinching its fifth-consecutive Southeastern Conference series win Friday evening at Lindsey Nelson Stadium. Beam (6-1) blanked the Tigers through seven innings, allowing just four hits while striking out eight hitters before …

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