SEC http://news.stlpublicradio.org en SEC football schedule includes Mizzou, despite uncertainty about transfer http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/sec-football-schedule-includes-mizzou-despite-uncertainty-about-transfer <p>On the football schedule at least, the University of Missouri is officially a member of the Southeastern Conference.</p><p>Though Mizzou does not officially <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mizzou-bolts-big-12-sec">join the SEC</a> until July 1, it&#39;s included on the conference football schedule released today. Here&#39;s what it looks like <a href="http://www.mutigers.com/sports/m-footbl/spec-rel/122811aaa.html">for Mizzou</a>:</p> Wed, 28 Dec 2011 15:42:35 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 2761 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org SEC football schedule includes Mizzou, despite uncertainty about transfer Mo. budget cuts played role in Mizzou switch to SEC http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-budget-cuts-played-role-mizzou-switch-sec <p>University of Missouri-Columbia Chancellor Brady Deaton says state funding cuts played a role in <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mizzou-bolts-big-12-sec">his decision to move the school from the Big 12 to the Southeastern Conference</a>.</p><p>Deaton said Monday that his concern about instability and uncertainty of the Big 12 was enhanced because state funding for higher education has been cut several times in recent years, and still is not at the level originally budgeted in 2001.</p> Mon, 05 Dec 2011 21:33:30 +0000 The Associated Press 2614 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. budget cuts played role in Mizzou switch to SEC Morning headlines: Monday, November 7, 2011 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-monday-november-7-2011 <p><strong>University of Missouri joins SEC</strong></p><p>The University of Missouri was officially accepted into the Southeastern Conference Sunday. SEC Presidents and Chancellors unanimously voted Missouri into the conference as its 14<sup>th</sup> member effective July 1, 2012.</p><p>A press conference and celebration were held&nbsp;Sunday evening at the MU student center.</p> Mon, 07 Nov 2011 15:21:36 +0000 Julie Bierach, The Associated Press & KBIA 2416 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: Monday, November 7, 2011 Mizzou bolts Big 12 for SEC http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mizzou-bolts-big-12-sec <p><em>Updated with quotes from press conference. Reporting from KBIA&#39;s Ryan Faumuliner, Kaveh Kaghazi&nbsp;and Chris McDaniel was used in this story.</em></p><p>After months of speculation, it&#39;s official - the University of Missouri is <a href="http://www.stltoday.com/sports/college/mizzou/it-s-official-mizzou-to-sec/article_841e6918-0882-11e1-b010-001a4bcf6878.html">bolting the Big 12 Conference</a> for the SEC.</p> Mon, 07 Nov 2011 05:55:45 +0000 Rachel Lippmann & KBIA 2414 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mizzou bolts Big 12 for SEC Mizzou may bolt Big 12 Conference http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mizzou-may-bolt-big-12-conference <p><em>Reporting by KBIA&#39;s Ryan Famuliner was used in this report.</em></p><p>The University of Missouri is officially looking to leave the <a href="http://www.big12sports.com/">Big 12 Conference</a>.</p> Wed, 05 Oct 2011 04:12:08 +0000 KBIA 2185 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mizzou may bolt Big 12 Conference