Missouri State’s Lusk finalizes coaching staff with hiring of Corey Gipson


SPRINGFIELD — Missouri State men’s basketball coach Paul Lusk put the final piece for his coaching staff in place Thursday with the announced hire of assistant coach Corey Gipson, a native of Sikeston, Mo. Gipson has spent the last three seasons as an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator at his alma mater, Austin Peay State […]

Mizzou’s Houck Earns third freshman All-America honor

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COLUMBIA, Mo. – Mizzou freshman righty Tanner Houck (Collinsville, Ill.) earned his third Freshman All-America honor on Monday (June 29), being named a D1Baseball.com Second Team Freshman All-American. Houck was named a Freshman All-American by both Collegiate Baseball Newspaper and Baseball America earlier this summer. He is the first Freshman All-American at Mizzou since 2007 […]

Kansas/Team USA gets another exhibition win against Canada


KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Jamari Traylor was straight air born, putting the exclamation point on another come-from-behind win for the United States against Canada. He caught Frank Mason III’s pass in-flight and slammed it through the hoop in the final minute, showcasing the teamwork and execution needed for the Kansas men’s basketball team to represent […]

Missouri adds Jerry Zulli as assistant baseball coach


COLUMBIA, Mo. – Mizzou head baseball coach Tim Jamieson has announced that Jerry Zulli, one of college baseball’s rising coaching stars, will join Mizzou as the program’s new assistant coach and recruiting coordinator. Zulli will join Mizzou after an incredibly successful stint as an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator at South Alabama, where he was […]

QB Johnny Stanton transferring from Nebraska


LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska reserve quarterback Johnny Stanton is transferring. Coach Mike Riley said Stanton told him about his decision Thursday. Stanton took limited snaps in two games as a redshirt freshman last season and was among five scholarship quarterbacks on the roster. Recruiting services ranked Stanton among the top 15 dual-threat quarterbacks when […]

Northwest Missouri State women add two Division I transfers


MARYVILLE, Mo. – Northwest Missouri State University head women’s basketball coach Michael Smith has announced the additions of Taryne Shull and Jaylah Jackson to the Bearcats’ 2015-16 roster. Shull comes to Northwest after spending her freshman season at St. Bonaventure University in New York. Jackson played two seasons at the University of South Dakota. “Our […]