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Tiger Talk Returns Aug. 29 At Bud’s Classic BBQ

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COLUMBIA, Mo. – Tiger Talk, the weekly radio show from the University of Missouri Department of Athletics, kicks off its 2023 season on Tuesday, Aug. 29 from a new home – Bud’s Classic BBQ.

Bud’s is located at 304 S Ninth Street Columbia, MO 65201. Shows are slated to run from 7-8 p.m. CT on Tuesdays. 

A limited amount of reserved street parking will be available on S Ninth St. with additional spaces in the Hitt Street Parking Structure (411 Hitt Street Columbia, MO 65201).

Hosted by the Voice of the Tigers, Mike Kelly, each football show will include segments with head coach Eliah Drinkwitz, an assistant coach and a student-athlete. Tiger Talk will air live statewide on the Central Bank Tiger Radio Network. Fans can find it locally on KCMQ 96.7 and KTGR 105.1 FM / KTGR 1580 AM (full list of affiliates) with live video via Mizzou Athletics’ Facebook page.

Fans can also listen live through the Mizzou Tigers app. Download the MUTigers mobile app now!

The November 7th show will take place from Memorial Stadium’s Walsworth Family Columns Club at the annual Taste of The Tigers event, benefitting the Food Bank for Central & Northeast Missouri.

• Tuesday, Aug. 29
• Tuesday, Sept. 5
• Tuesday, Sept. 12
• Tuesday, Sept. 19
• Tuesday, Sept. 26
• Tuesday, Oct. 3
• Tuesday, Oct. 10
• Tuesday, Oct. 17
• Tuesday, Oct. 24
• Tuesday, Oct. 31
• Tuesday, Nov. 7 (Walsworth Family Columns Club)
• Tuesday, Nov. 14

All shows are 7-8 p.m.

Mizzou opens the season on Thursday, August 31, against South Dakota at Memorial Stadium. The game kicks off at 7 p.m. CT and airs on SEC Network and the Tiger Radio Network. The SEC Nation pregame crew will be on hand to broadcast its pregame show from Faurot Field.

Season tickets for the 2023 campaign are on sale now! The Tigers’ robust home schedule features games against Kansas State, LSU, South Carolina, Tennessee and Florida. 

Purchase your 2023 season tickets now by calling 1-800-CAT-PAWS or buying online. Fans interested in learning more about available seats can fill out an interest form.

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