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Nov 16, 2019; Columbia, MO, USA; Missouri Tigers head coach Barry Odom watches the replay board during a play review in the second half against the Florida Gators at Memorial Stadium/Faurot Field. Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports
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Marc LaVoie
November 30, 2019 - 9:57 pm
Columbia, MO. -- The University of Missouri fired Barry Odom from his job as head football coach Saturday after the Tigers finished the season with a disappointing 6-6 record. Missouri began the season 5-1 before losing the next five games. The beat Arkansas (2-10) Friday 24-14. In four seasos,...
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AP News Staff
March 26, 2019 - 5:45 am
Missouri submitted its appeals brief to the NCAA on Monday, taking the next step in attempting to limit or overturn what it believes are overly harsh sanctions in the case of a rogue former tutor. The school argued in the 64-page brief to the NCAA's appeals committee that the penalties handed down...
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AP News Staff
October 12, 2018 - 8:06 am
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - A 21-year-old man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for a January 2016 rape at the University of Missouri. Austin Campbell was sentenced Thursday after being found guilty in August of raping a woman who was sleeping in her dorm room in January 2016. He was a freshman at...
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January 26, 2018 - 8:11 am
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - A task force at the University of Missouri's flagship campus in Columbia has recommended cutting 27 doctoral, masters and graduate certificate programs. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports that the 15-member group released its findings Thursday. Programs on the proposed chopping...
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June 02, 2017 - 3:19 pm
Columbia, MO - The University of Missouri will trim 474 faculty positions system-wide as the university struggles with dropping enrollment and declining state aid. About half of those positions are currently vacant, according to MU President Mun Choi. Part of these cuts - 51 faculty jobs at the...
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