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Battle earns trip to state title game with rout of Ladue

columbiatribune.com — It may be a cliché, but Battle Coach Justin Conyers has repeated the same three words to his team over and over throughout this season: "Defense wins championships." His team doesn't have any hardware yet, but on Friday night, a dominant defensive performance brought the Spartans within one win of a Class 5 state title.
Nov 22, 2014

RT @CaitlinSwieca: Battle rode a dominant defensive performance to the Dome in its first year of playoff eligibility: columbiatribune.com/sports/prep_sp…

Nov 22, 2014

RT @CaitlinSwieca: Battle rode a dominant defensive performance to the Dome in its first year of playoff eligibility: columbiatribune.com/sports/prep_sp…

Nov 22, 2014

RT @CaitlinSwieca: Battle rode a dominant defensive performance to the Dome in its first year of playoff eligibility: columbiatribune.com/sports/prep_sp…

Nov 22, 2014

Battle rode a dominant defensive performance to the Dome in its first year of playoff eligibility: columbiatribune.com/sports/prep_sp…

Gameday: Missouri-Tennessee - Columbia Daily Tribune

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Nov 22, 2014

Our gameday blog post is up- bit.ly/11OhcOC. We'll have pre-, mid- and post-game updates in that space.

GAMEDAY: Missouri at Tennessee

columbiatribune.com — An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety. Need an account? Create one now. Or, use your facebook account: - Senior offensive lineman Mitch Morse "We've just learned from having a pretty horrible year a couple of years ago.
Nov 22, 2014

RT @DavidCMorrison: And our Gameday rail section, with quotes, a key matchup, trends, numbers and predictions for today's game- bit.ly/11GxWX7.

Nov 22, 2014

And our Gameday rail section, with quotes, a key matchup, trends, numbers and predictions for today's game- bit.ly/11GxWX7.

Meet the new boss, same as the old boss?

columbiatribune.com — An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety. Need an account? Create one now. Or, use your facebook account: What's not to like? The Florida athletic department ranks sixth nationally with a $130 million annual budget.
Nov 22, 2014

RT @DavidCMorrison: .@JoeWalljasper suggests a modest proposal for who should replace Will Muschamp at Florida: Will Muschamp- bit.ly/1v7Tyrl.

Nov 22, 2014

.@JoeWalljasper suggests a modest proposal for who should replace Will Muschamp at Florida: Will Muschamp- bit.ly/1v7Tyrl.

MU hopes Texas A&M performance a turning point for offense

columbiatribune.com — Evan Boehm had nobody to block. Missouri's center snapped the ball to quarterback Maty Mauk and pulled to his right in the third quarter against Texas A&M on Saturday, itching for a linebacker or safety to smear. Right guard Connor McGovern had pinned defensive tackle Alonzo Williams inside.
Nov 22, 2014

RT @DavidCMorrison: In the paper: MU's offense had a breakout game against Texas A&M. But was it finally a turning point?- http://t.co/ptDj…

Nov 22, 2014

In the paper: MU's offense had a breakout game against Texas A&M. But was it finally a turning point?- bit.ly/1tbOv4K.

Quarterback delivers big plays to spark Battle's offense

columbiatribune.com — Battle quarterback Brevinn Tyler was 50 yards from the end zone when he knew. He was taking his run to the house. Tyler kept the ball on a read-option off left tackle and raced 75 yards for a touchdown with 1 minute, 4 seconds remaining in the first quarter of Friday night's Class 5 semifinal against Ladue.

Tennessee D-end tallying sacks at impressive rate

columbiatribune.com — Derek Barnett is one step ahead - or one sack ahead, anyway - of Jadeveon Clowney. Barnett, Tennessee's 6-foot-3, 267-pound defensive end, eclipsed Clowney's old Southeastern Conference record for sacks by a freshman after Barnett tallied two sacks in UT's 50-16 win over Kentucky last weekend.
Nov 22, 2014

RT @DavidCMorrison: .@btoppmeyer writes about UT DE Derek Barnett, who MU recruited but is putting up huge sack numbers for the Vols- bit.ly/1z8ClNt.

Nov 22, 2014

RT @DavidCMorrison: .@btoppmeyer writes about UT DE Derek Barnett, who MU recruited but is putting up huge sack numbers for the Vols- bit.ly/1z8ClNt.

Nov 22, 2014

.@btoppmeyer writes about UT DE Derek Barnett, who MU recruited but is putting up huge sack numbers for the Vols- bit.ly/1z8ClNt.

Grand jury indicts Moniteau County prosecutor for crash into building

columbiatribune.com — An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety. Need an account? Create one now. Or, use your facebook account: The Missouri statute on second-degree assault, a class C felony, includes a provision for injuries victims suffer during a drunken-driving accident.
Nov 22, 2014

So are there any Democratic lawyers in Moniteau County that @GovJayNixon could appoint for this possible vacancy? columbiatribune.com/news/crime/gra…

Nov 22, 2014

RT @CDTCivilWar: #BoCoMo grand jury indicts Shayne Healea, @MoniteauPA, on 5 felonies for alcohol-related crash that injured 4 columbiatribune.com/news/crime/gra…

Nov 22, 2014

RT @ScottCharton: Grand jury indicts Moniteau County, Mo., prosecutor after he crashes pickup into building on #mizzou homecoming. m.columbiatribune.com/news/crime/gra…

Nov 21, 2014

RT @AlanBurdziak: Grand jury indicts Moniteau County prosecutor for crash into building columbiatribune.com/news/crime/gra… AG's office just announced 5-count indictment

Nov 21, 2014

RT @columbiatribune: Grand jury indicts Moniteau County prosecutor for crash into building. columbiatribune.com/news/crime/gra…

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MU Health to no longer hire nicotine users

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Mojo's to be renamed for Forrest Rose

columbiatribune.com — An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety. Need an account? Create one now. Or, use your facebook account: "In talking with Richard King, it was apparent how important Forrest Rose was to developing the music community of Columbia," Leslie said in a news release.
Nov 21, 2014

The Blue Note and Mojo's will also be getting a facelift thanks to the new owners. #CoMO columbiatribune.com/news/local/moj…

Nov 21, 2014

Mojo's new owners are renaming the venue after Forrest Rose. Interesting read by @aarikdanielsen: columbiatribune.com/news/local/moj…

Nov 21, 2014

RT @aarikdanielsen: .@xblandx and I have tweeted most of the details, but here's a little something on the @CoMoMojos name change: columbiatribune.com/news/local/moj…

Nov 21, 2014

.@xblandx and I have tweeted most of the details, but here's a little something on the @CoMoMojos name change: columbiatribune.com/news/local/moj…

MU soccer team loses in OT in NCAA tourney's second round

columbiatribune.com — An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety. Need an account? Create one now. Or, use your facebook account: "They had one real good chance, and they finished it," Missouri Coach Bryan Blitz said.

Hamstring issues behind, Golden hopes to wreak havoc on opposing offenses

columbiatribune.com — Markus Golden had been telling Michael Scherer about it all week, but Missouri's sophomore middle linebacker wasn't sure until he saw it in action against Texas A&M on Saturday. On the first play of the Aggies' third series, Malcome Kennedy caught a short out route from Kyle Allen.
Nov 21, 2014

RT @DavidCMorrison: In the paper: Hamstring healed, Markus Golden can get back to playing like the Energizer bunny- bit.ly/1xZTx9r.

Nov 21, 2014

In the paper: Hamstring healed, Markus Golden can get back to playing like the Energizer bunny- bit.ly/1xZTx9r.

Pre-Game Rundown: Missouri at Tennessee - Columbia Daily Tribune

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Nov 21, 2014

Pre-game rundown for MU-Tennessee is up- bit.ly/11Mo2Ek. Feat. a new Dobbs, missing Vols defenders and what to do with MU's backs.

Battle meets comeback-happy Ladue with state title berth on the line

columbiatribune.com — An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety. Need an account? Create one now. Or, use your facebook account: For the 9-4 Spartans, who have won five straight, momentum comes from the ability to finish out close games.

Pregame: MU women's basketball vs. UNLV, 8:30 p.m. Friday - Columbia Daily Tribune

columbiatribune.com — An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety. Need an account? Create one now. Or, use your facebook account: "I think they understand the competition is going to get tougher," MU Coach Robin Pingeton said.
Nov 21, 2014

3 things to watch for and matchup breakdown for #Mizzou women's basketball team's game tonight vs. UNLV in Honolulu. m.columbiatribune.com/blogs/tiger_ti…

Schweizer aims for 'crazy goal' of All-American finish at cross country nationals

columbiatribune.com — An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety. Need an account? Create one now. Or, use your facebook account: Both goals proved within reach. Schweizer earned an at-large individual qualification to nationals by placing seventh in the 6-kilometer race in 20 minutes, 25.6 seconds.
Nov 21, 2014

#Mizzou's Karissa Schweizer aims for 'crazy goal' of All-American finish at cross country nationals m.columbiatribune.com/sports/mu/schw…

Maui Invitational television schedule - Columbia Daily Tribune

columbiatribune.com — The 31st annual Maui Invitational tips off on Monday at the Lahaina Civic Center on the island of Maui in Hawaii. Missouri takes on No. 2 Arizona in the opening round. The Wildcats headline an eight-team field that also includes host Chaminade, BYU, Kansas State, Pittsburgh, Purdue and San Diego State.

Q&A with Maui Invitational chairman Dave Odom - Columbia Daily Tribune

columbiatribune.com — It's kind of fitting that in his retirement from college coaching Dave Odom would end up serving as the chairman of the Maui Invitational because he had a front-row seat to the game that inspired it as he was working his way up the ranks more than 30 years ago.

Faculty Council tackles concerns about tenure, academic freedom and sexual violence policies

columbiatribune.com — An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety. Need an account? Create one now. Or, use your facebook account: Title IX is a federal law barring sexual violence and discrimination in public institutions.
Nov 21, 2014

Faculty Council tackles concerns about tenure, academic freedom and sexual violence policies m.columbiatribune.com/news/education… #Mizzou #TitleIX