KXEO Sports Report 5/15/20

The 2020 Special Olympics Missouri will be holding a virtual torch run this year. Due to COVID-19, Special Olympics Missouri had to cancel the in-person portion for the State Summer Games and the Torch Run. In honor of the 35th year of the Torch Run, everyone can run/walk or roll 3.5 miles in your neighborhood […]

KXEO Sports Report For 5/14/20

Missouri Tigers Football has its 9th commitment of the 2021 class yesterday with Florida cornerback Davion Sistrunk. Mizzou Head Coach Eli Drinkwitz added a second cornerback recruit to the 2021 class. Sistrunk is 6’2, 170 pounds. He had offers from Illinois, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Ole Miss, Penn State and USC. Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez […]

KXEO Sports Report 5/13/20

Three Mizzou athletics women’s programs are being honored by the NCAA. The basketball, tennis and cross country teams honored yesterday with Public Recognition Awards for their Academic Progress Rates during the 2018-2019 academic year. All 3 programs registered perfect APR marks of 1,000. Mizzou Athletics is launching a health care and frontline heroes ticket program. […]

KXEO Sports Report For 5/12/20

A proposal on a return to play in Major League Baseball will be presented to players today. Owners approved a proposal yesterday that aims to have baseball back in home stadiums by early July without fans. The proposal includes an expansion of playoff teams from 10 to 14, an 82 game season, the use of […]

KXEO Sports Report For 5/11/20

Over one hundred thousand dollars will go to COVID-19 relief after Kansas City Chiefs Tyrann Mathieu held a radiothon last week. The event featured interviews with more than a dozen local celebrities and a silent auction that included Chief’s quarterback Patrick Mahomes and General Manager Brett Veach. Mathieu’s foundation, will allocate the funds to organizations […]

KXEO Sports Report 5/8/20

Mizzou Men’s Basketball inked junior college transfer Ed Chang yesterday. Chang is a 6-foot-8 versatile forward from Nebraska, who spent last season at Salt Lake Community College. Chang will have 2 years of eligibility remaining at Mizzou. The NFL released its schedule last night with the season kick off Thursday, September 10th at Arrowhead Stadium […]

KXEO Sports Report For 5/7/20

Mizzou Athletics is introducing a new youth program. Truman’s Tales presented by Great Southern Bank, is designed to encourage reading and education throughout the state of Missouri. The program challenges all youth in sixth grade and lower to read 4 books over the course of the spring and summer. Readers that complete the program will […]

KXEO Sports Report For 5/6/20

More than one hundred five thousand dollars will go to the Food Bank of Central and Northeast Missouri following an online reunion of some of the members of the 2007 Missouri Tigers football team last week. The 12 win Tigers who reached Number 1 in the nation reunited on Zoom for a nearly 2 hour […]

KXEO Sports Report 5/5/20

Clark Hunt the Chairman and CEO of the Kansas City Chiefs is releasing a statement on the passing of Hall Of Fame Head Coach Don Shula. Hunt said without a doubt, Don Shula was one of the greatest coaches in the history of any sport. Coach Shula and his 1972 Miami Dolphins set a standard […]

KXEO Sports Report For 5/4/20

The Missouri Tigers Men’s Basketball team may be playing Missouri State during next year’s non-conference schedule. Cuonzo Martin is a former Missouri State Coach. If the deal is finalized it would be the first time Missouri and Missouri State played on the hardwood in 22 years. The NHL may be holding a virtual draft in […]