Gary Pinkel to be inducted into College Football Hall of Fame

It’s a joyous day for Mizzou fans. The winningest Missouri head football coach of all time will soon receive perhaps the highest honor in College Football. Gary Pinkel, who led the Tigers to 118 wins and 10 bowl games from 2001-2015, will be inducted into the 2022 class of the College Football Hall of Fame, … More Gary Pinkel to be inducted into College Football Hall of Fame

Fighting Illini comeback against Maryland, improve to 11-3

Kofi Cockburn had 23 points and a career-high 18 rebounds to help the Illini (11-3, 4-0 Big Ten) end a four-game home losing streak to the Maryland Terrapins (8-6, 0-3 Big Ten) with a 76-64 comeback win on Thursday at State Farm Center. Cockburn was the big time difference maker for the Illini, whether he … More Fighting Illini comeback against Maryland, improve to 11-3

Fighting Illini pull in top recruit DB

Illinois head coach Bret Bielema has pledged to spend more time on in-state recruiting. On Wednesday, Amos Alonzo Stagg standout wide receiver and defensive back Timothy Griffin, Jr. had announced over twitter that he will continue his football playing career in Champaign with the Illini for the remainder of his career. Griffin broke Stagg’s all-time … More Fighting Illini pull in top recruit DB

When “cancel culture” and “accountability” collide

On Monday, the sports world stopped and watched as Las Vegas Raiders coach Jon Gruden resigned after only three and a half years into his 10-year contract in his second stint with the team. And the reasons why were unexpected, to say the least. Originally, an investigation into the workplace of the Washington Football Team … More When “cancel culture” and “accountability” collide

Terrell Owens’ son to transfer to Missouri State

Big time news for Missouri State Bears football: the son of an NFL Hall of Famer is joining the team! Terique Owens, the son of Pro Football Hall of Fame wide receiver Terrell Owens, announced on Twitter on Friday night that he will be transferring to play football at Missouri State. It’s a big-time jolt … More Terrell Owens’ son to transfer to Missouri State

SLU assistant basketball coach Ford Stuen passes at age 29

A tragic loss has occurred in the SLU Billikens family. Saint Louis University is mourning the loss of assistant basketball coach Ford Stuen. The Billikens assistant was diagnosed with an infection at the end of the 2020-2021 season. Stuen passed away Tuesday morning at only age 29, Frank Cusumano from KSDK-TV confirmed. on Tuesday. “Our … More SLU assistant basketball coach Ford Stuen passes at age 29