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2019 Schedule
6-6, 4th in SEC - East
Drinkwitz: This is an opportunity of a lifetime (3:20)
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New Missouri coach Eli Drinkwitz predicts success

Eli Drinkwitz was introduced Tuesday as the new football coach at Missouri, laying out his vision for the once-proud program with unwavering confidence and bold proclamations.

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Eli Drinkwitz has reached an agreement to become Missouri's next head football coach and a deal is being finalized, sources told ESPN's Chris Low. Drinkwitz guided Appalachian State to the Sun Belt Conference championship this season in his first year in Boone.

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10dAdam Rittenberg

Missouri TE Okwuegbunam entering NFL draft

Missouri tight end Albert Okwuegbunam announced Monday that he is entering the NFL draft. The 2018 John Mackey Award finalist is ranked by ESPN's Mel Kiper as the No. 6 tight end among draft prospects.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Senior Writer 

Missouri announces coach Barry Odom's dismissal. Athletic director Jim Sterk statement: "As a program, we had tremendous momentum coming into the 2019 season with the opening of the new south end zone facility as well as other strategic investments in our football program. However, we lost a great deal of that energy during the last half of the season. This decision was difficult to make but was necessary."

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Senior Writer 

SOURCES: Missouri has fired coach Barry Odom after four seasons. PowerMizzou.com first reported the news. Athletic director Jim Sterk informed the coaching staff this morning. Odom finishes 25-25. The Tigers completed their season Friday at 6-6.


Powell, Missouri snap 5-game skid with win over Arkansas

Third-string quarterback Taylor Powell came off the bench Friday and led Missouri to three scoring drives and a come-from-behind 24-14 win over Arkansas, snapping the Tigers’ five-game losing streak in both teams’ season finale.

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Missouri's 2019 bowl ban upheld after appeal

Missouri's bowl ban for this season has been upheld by an NCAA appeals committee, the school announced Tuesday. The Tigers, at 5-6 overall, could have qualified for a bowl game by beating Arkansas on Friday.

Vols win fourth straight to clinch bowl berth (3:29)
Missouri blocks Tennessee's FG attempt (0:53)
Badie hauls in wide-open 15-yard TD for Missouri (0:30)
Missouri scores TD for first time in 33 possessions (0:41)
Tennessee finds the end zone first (0:23)

Team Stats

Passing Yards222.674th
Rushing Yards151.7Tied-74th
Points For27.6214th
Points Against19.4