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9/21/2020

What fans need to know ahead of Missouri football's first game

What fans need to know ahead of Missouri football's first game

Posted 6:00 PM 9/21/2020 by Tyler Driesenga, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

COLUMBIA - After months of debate about whether or not a Missouri football season would even happen, it's finally game week.

The Tigers will host Alabama at 6:00 p.m. Saturday night in the first game of a 10-game, conference-only schedule.

Mizzou Athletics said in a press release (More)

9/20/2020

Battle football community reacts to season during pandemic

Battle football community reacts to season during pandemic

Posted 2:46 PM 9/21/2020 by Joey Miller, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

COLUMBIA — Heading into the 2020 season, the Battle Spartans had their share of concerns starting the season during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Battle was the first CPS football team to cancel a game this fall due to COVID-19.

A person in the Battle program attended practice (More)

9/18/2020

FNF Pregame Week 4: Battle at Hickman canceled due to COVID-19 case

FNF Pregame Week 4: Battle at Hickman canceled due to COVID-19 case

Posted 6:44 PM 9/18/2020 by Leah Vredenbregt, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

Week four of Friday Night Fever has arrived. Before you head out to your team's game or tune in to KOMU 8's liveblog, check out the news you should know about high school football across mid-Missouri.

News related to high school football games across mid-Mo, such as cancellations, COVID-19 (More)

9/17/2020

Fan at Chiefs opener tests positive for COVID-19; 10 others asked to quarantine

Fan at Chiefs opener tests positive for COVID-19; 10 others asked to quarantine

Posted 12:10 PM 9/17/2020 by David Medina, KSHB

KANSAS CITY - Ten people were asked to quarantine after a potential COVID-19 exposure at the Kansas City Chiefs' season opener, the Kansas City, Missouri, Health Department announced Thursday.

According to the department, one person who watched the game from the group's box tested positive (More)

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