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MIAA announces weekly football awards

Kansas City, Mo. – Central Missouri’s Tyler Jones has been named the MIAA Football Offensive Player of the Week joined by teammate Jaylen Zachery as the Special Teams Athlete of the Week. Lindenwood’s Bakari Triggs has been


Mizzou drops opener at West Virginia 26-11

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Skyler Howard played through a rib injury and Rushel Shell missed most of the second half with leg cramps, yet West Virginia overcame setbacks to their top two offensive threats to break a


Jayhawks roll Rhode Island to give coach Beaty first win

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Montell Cozart threw three touchdown passes, Ryan Willis tossed two more and Kansas gave second-year coach David Beaty his first victory by routing overmatched Rhode Island 55-6 on Saturday night. Third-string quarterback Carter