Mizzou football http://kbia.org en Missouri indefinitely suspends WR Green-Beckham http://kbia.org/post/missouri-indefinitely-suspends-wr-green-beckham <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Missouri wide receiver&nbsp;</span>Dorial<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Green-Beckham&nbsp;has been suspended indefinitely for an unspecified violation of team rules.</span></p><p>Coach Gary Pinkel announced the suspension Monday, roughly three months after the standout receiver was arrested along with two men after police in his hometown of Springfield found a pound of marijuana in their car. No criminal charges have been filed in that case.</p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 22:51:44 +0000 Associated Press 50926 at http://kbia.org Missouri indefinitely suspends WR Green-Beckham Pinkel becomes 11th SEC coach to make at least $3 million http://kbia.org/post/pinkel-becomes-11th-sec-coach-make-least-3-million <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>MU head football coach Gary Pinkel signed an amended contract on Wednesday that will make him the 8<sup>th</sup> highest-paid football coach in the Southeastern Conference. Pinkel is set to make $3.1 million through 2020, an increase from the $2.8 million that he made last year.</p><p> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 23:14:42 +0000 Mark Collins 49194 at http://kbia.org Pinkel becomes 11th SEC coach to make at least $3 million Tell Us: What one word describes how you feel about Mizzou Football? http://kbia.org/post/tell-us-what-one-word-describes-how-you-feel-about-mizzou-football <p>Remember when the letters SEC were enough to start a conversation or sell a T-shirt? Now, with Missouri at 3-3 halfway through the season, the picture doesn't look as rosy.</p><p> Tue, 09 Oct 2012 15:10:33 +0000 Scott Pham 22474 at http://kbia.org Tell Us: What one word describes how you feel about Mizzou Football? MU Tigers' Green-Beckham arrested for pot possession http://kbia.org/post/mu-tigers-green-beckham-arrested-pot-possession <p>Three University of Missouri football players, including a highly-touted freshman athlete, were arrested late Wednesday night on charges of possession of marijuana. Thu, 04 Oct 2012 20:31:57 +0000 Evan Townsend 22292 at http://kbia.org MU Tigers' Green-Beckham arrested for pot possession MU Police warn of fake football tickets http://kbia.org/post/mu-police-warn-fake-football-tickets <p>Some Mizzou football fans got <em>less</em> than they bargained for at last Saturday’s game. MU Police received several reports of fraudulent tickets after the game against the University of Georgia. Those with fake tickets were turned away at the gate. MU Police Captain Brian Weimer says it’s only when you look at a real ticket next to a fake one that you may be able to tell the difference. Thu, 13 Sep 2012 21:06:11 +0000 Gina Cook 21138 at http://kbia.org MU Police warn of fake football tickets Columbia Regional Airport adds one-time flight to Atlanta http://kbia.org/post/columbia-regional-airport-adds-one-time-flight-atlanta <p>The University of Missouri football team will host its first Southeastern Conference game on Saturday night, but Delta Airlines is preparing for the occasion as well.</p><p>Delta has added an extra, one-time direct flight from Atlanta’s Hartsfield Jackson International Airport to Columbia Regional Airport on Saturday, ahead of Missouri’s matchup with the University of Georgia. An extra, nonstop flight returning to Atlanta has also been scheduled for Sunday morning.</p><p>The flights are in addition to the regular, daily flights between the airports that began in June.</p> Thu, 06 Sep 2012 13:17:44 +0000 Zach Garcia 20667 at http://kbia.org Columbia Regional Airport adds one-time flight to Atlanta Mizzou keeps DT Richardson out of media day http://kbia.org/post/mizzou-keeps-dt-richardson-out-media-day <p>Missouri held talkative defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson out of media day Monday after the player's remarks about Georgia and the SEC in general.</p><p>After a question about whether he’d watched any of the Georgia game, this is how Richardson responded:</p><p>“I watched that game – turned it off, too," Richardson said. "It’s like watching Big 10 football – it’s old-man-football. So they have a Heisman candidate quarterback? Okay, so we’re going to get to him and do what we’re supposed to do.”</p> Tue, 04 Sep 2012 13:14:21 +0000 Associated Press & Darren Hellwege 20514 at http://kbia.org Mizzou keeps DT Richardson out of media day Protests for a tiger town in downtown Columbia http://kbia.org/post/protests-tiger-town-downtown-columbia <p>The Columbia Improvement district plans to introduce a Tiger Town tailgate zone in downtown Columbia.</p><p> Fri, 24 Feb 2012 22:18:29 +0000 9455 at http://kbia.org Protests for a tiger town in downtown Columbia Pinkel Gets 1 Week Suspension & Financial Penalites http://kbia.org/post/pinkel-gets-1-week-suspension-financial-penalites <p>University of Missouri football Coach Gary Pinkel has been handed a one week suspension without pay, among other punishments after being arrested for a DWI Wednesday night. Fri, 18 Nov 2011 00:55:16 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 3818 at http://kbia.org Pinkel Gets 1 Week Suspension & Financial Penalites MU Head Football Coach Gary Pinkel Arrested for DWI http://kbia.org/post/mu-head-football-coach-gary-pinkel-arrested-dwi <p>MU Football Coach Gary Pinkel has issued an apology today for what he calls a &ldquo;lack of judgment,&rdquo; following his arrest last night by Boone County Sherriff&rsquo;s deputies on suspicion of Driving While Intoxicated. Meanwhile, MU Chancellor Brady Deaton says the Athletics Department has his support in taking the &ldquo;appropriate action.&rdquo;</p><p> Thu, 17 Nov 2011 16:06:40 +0000 Janet Saidi 3777 at http://kbia.org MU Head Football Coach Gary Pinkel Arrested for DWI